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How to Trade and What Happened to the Teller Effect?

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gm fam, that's a nice way to wake up! Took profit, only a quarter left open of the main position.

Let's do a little trade review below; ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿงต 1. Why. 2. How. 3. Execution.

1. WHY?

After we did break our HTF key range low, I adapted a bearish bias on the medium time frame.

The three spots for swing trades again for me were; - Reclaim previous HTF range low. - The lows of the current range. - A dip into the Monthly demand.

For now, my focus...๐Ÿ‘‡

..was at this LTF range in orange.

Same principles of a range, just limiting my potential targets, so they don't mess with my HTF bias.

Three spots of interest; - Mid-range. - Range low. - Range high.

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At our mid-range point, so interested in a trade. It formed a range on an even more LTF. (red)

Thoughts; 1 -> Flip the orange range mid and look for a move higher. 2 -> Look for an entry in the red range and tp partly at the highs in case we can't flip the orange mid.

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Let's zoom in on the LTF range in the red box.

An excellent range on the LTF, and the price was also at the mid-range. We got some nice trendline confluence as well. Interesting spot.

Thoughts... & 2.0 HOW ๐Ÿ‘‡

2. HOW

Now we have our levels and ideas of what might happen if we flip certain levels. We can form a plan

Plan; 1 -> Flip the LTF mid, and we target the LTF highs.

2 -> We know it's also mid of the HTF range; LTF strength at that midpoint will also trigger my HTF range idea.

Plan; -> Trigger; flip the mid-range and break above the trendline. -> Entry at the mid-range retest. -> Stop loss and invalidation below the most recent low. -> Target 1 the LTF range high (red range). -> Target 2 is higher in the HTF range (orange range).

3.0 EXECUTION ๐Ÿ‘‡

3.0 EXECUTION.

3.1 Trigger;

-> We got our trigger after the break after she closed above. Planned to bid the retest and previous highs on the left. The blue box.

I got filled, all good. ๐Ÿค

3.2 Management.

-> The reaction was weak, and it wasn't the quick reaction I wanted to see, so I became cautious. Especially when the trade idea is against the direction of my HTF bias, I'm happy to cut early.

So after the price closed heavily and below mid, I closed it early.

If we zoom in, we have a more clear view;

1. Below the previous highs. Kinda sets us back inside that previous range.

2. Started to lose the trendline

3. Lost the mid-range

4. Lost our previous consolidation range, which was formed as it took so long to move.

either;

- it was distribution and fakeout before going down. I took this side and exited my position.

- or this move down was a fake out before going higher.

We reclaimed the mid, trendline, and consolidation.

-> Was not at the screens and re-entered lower-size on mobile.

I took profits at our original first target and a bit more now that the price has stalled where we are after the second leg up. Will close the remainder at our initial second target and reassess from there.

Have a good one, fam; if you have any questions, my DMs are open. ๐Ÿซก

if you enjoy posts like this, let me know, and retweets are appreciated. ๐Ÿค

This post is based on this twitter thread.

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