Archive for August, 2013


Trading Diary ~ Thursday 29th August 2013

August 29th, 2013

07:45am  ~  Due to the sharp drop over the past few days in the the major world indices – and for most August really –  there were bargain hunters out yesterday at the start of the U.S. trading session but this ultimately turned negative in the afternoon session as the weight of bad news overcame [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Wednesday 28th August 2013

August 28th, 2013

08:05am  ~  It looks like it’s going to be a wait and see day on the markets, all depends on what develops with regard to the Syria situation. The major world indices all staged a drop in price yesterday as the prospect of an attack by the US/UK seemed more likely, and as is quite [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Tuesday 27th August 2013

August 27th, 2013

07:00am ~ After a bank holiday here in the UK, the markets are set to open lower after a sharp decline in the U.S. indices last night. Both the Dow Jones and S&P500 had gains through most of yesterday but as soon as Senator John Kerry started suggesting that the U.S. is no longer willing [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Friday 23rd August 2013

August 23rd, 2013

18:35pm  ~  After all the panic and running around due to my mother being rushed into hospital on Wednesday I have finally got a bit of time to sit down in front of this laptop and look to see what the markets are upto – and I’m going see if there are any trade opportunities [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Wednesday 21st August 2013

August 21st, 2013

08:25am (CET)  ~  A friend is coming over this morning and we’re going to service the swimming-pool pump and I may also have time to watch some MT4 charts before lunch as well – I will report back later if I do manage to have any screen-time. 10:55am (CET)  ~  I’ve just started watching my [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Tuesday 20th August 2013

August 20th, 2013

11:45am (CET)  ~  I’ve been out this morning on an invigorating cycle ride up to Guadalest with a couple of friends and this afternoon we’re taking our guests down to Calpe for a walk around the harbour & beach. 18:35pm (CET)  ~ Back to the house now, and I’m going to watch my S&P500 chart [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Monday 19th August 2013

August 19th, 2013

07:10am (CET)  ~  After a very relaxing weekend I’m up early and here in the study with a couple of laptops on so I can do some emails and also watch my MT4 charts at the same time.   After lunch I have some friends arriving for a few days so I’m going off to [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Friday 16th August 2013

August 16th, 2013

09:55am  ~  I’ve managed to get flights out to Spain for early afternoon, so I’m going to have a relaxing morning away from the charts/trading and clear up a few things before we go away. 18:15pm (CET)  ~  Arrived at the house 30 minutes ago – and cannot really find the motivation to turn any [...]

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August 16th, 2013

Are You Going To Spend Another Year Trying To Make A Profit Out Of The Stock Market ? Or Do You Want Me To Show You An Easy Way To Take Small Regular Amounts Of Money From The Markets Almost Every Day ?   All This For The Price Of A Cheap Meal Out For Two……. [...]

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Trading Diary ~ Thursday 15th August 2013

August 15th, 2013

09:35am  ~  Looks like today may be a bit quieter than yesterday, I’ve just taken two cars to be serviced and I’m going to settle down in the study and do some emailing and watch some charts. 10:45am  ~  I’ve been in a short position on the S&P500 chart for around 30 minutes now and [...]

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