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So, today I loaded up a new strategy that I had tested, optimized, threw everything that I had at, and more, out into the real world for the first time.

MY little baby.

Anyway, let this be a lesson to all ye out there: Alway test your code for automated strategies on small money accounts.

My strategy was one that traded the FOREX market, so testing it on a small account that I created just for testing, was no big issue (only $100 total at risk in this micro-lot account).

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How to Create an Indicator (using Ninjatrader)…

by Mark Williams on May 4, 2009

Okay, so here is the scenario.

You have just read a paper by some famous mathemetician. In the paper, he talks about using a formula to calculate some thingamabobjiggy, and you, for some strange reason, have an epiphany, and decide to see if what was written in the paper would work for trading.

So, you put on you thinking cap, and decide to go about creating this wonderful formula, and try to see if it can help you gain an edge in the market.

So, how do you go about creating this fancy, schmancy indicator?

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You Must Face Your Enemy.

You Must Face Yourself.

You Must Face Your Fear.

Never, when I watched this movie years ago, did I EVER expect these words to come back to me as words of wisdom.

But, here I am, years later, and this phrase from an otherwise cheesy movie has comeback to me — with a lot of meaning behind it.

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Great traders are MADE, not born! And if you want to be one, you have to learn to how think like one. I can hear the whining coming from you right now, about not having any time for reading, this, or you don’t read, or you hate it, but you know what? Who cares! If […]

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