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The Daytrading room is a trading blog focused on short term trading using order flow or tape reading. Many of the videos are either reviews of recent trades, live trade captures or market analysis. You will see winning trades, losing trades, good days and bad…..that’s trading.
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Spotting And Profiting From Trading Algorithms In The Futures Markets Using Tape Reading
A short 14 minute taster of some of the ideas presented in the Tape Reading Program.
“How I spot institutional trading algorithms in the futures market and use them to my advantage. This topic is huge with many techniques, but this intro video gives an insight into a basic strategy I use for identifying trading programs with potentially market moving orders”
Live YM Tape Reading Scalping
A very old live trade capture this. Back in 2009 a YM short trade scalp using the old interactive brokers platform.
“While analysing some of my trading from Q4 of 2009 I came across this live trade I captured and thought I would share. I was scalping with 10 lots, scaling out to manage risk. Holding a core position and then re-rentering when the tape confirms.
See how sellers reload on the DOM, and how reading the DOM is just as if not more important that the time and sales window.”
How To Spot That Market Turning Point One Key Candle To Watch
“Often after an aggressive move traders from both sides are watching what happens right after with absolute focus. Put yourself in the shoes of buyers and sellers after a move and think what you would do. Then use that to create a trade opportunity.”