February 2010

The Monday Trade Double Down

by Hugh Kimura on February 24, 2010

Here we go with this week’s Monday Trade.  This week was extra fun because I decided to do a double Monday Trade.  Instead of just targeting 20 pips away from the Weekly Pivot, I also targeted 20 away from the Daily Pivot. As you can see from the picture to […]

Today I am reviewing Kathy Lien’s book Day Trading & Swing Trading in the Currency Market.  I originally thumbed through the first edition in Borders and though it had some good ideas, but it didn’t appeal to me enough to buy it at the time. I kept an eye on […]

The Story of Les Paul

by Hugh Kimura on February 19, 2010

One of my goals to own a Les Paul guitar.   However, I never knew what an impact he had on music in general.  One night while trading was slow, I searched Hulu for a good movie and found this documentary on Les Paul.  I was amazed at what he had […]

The Monday Trade…On Wednesday?

by Hugh Kimura on February 18, 2010

Like I mentioned in my last Monday Trade post, I was going to try this trade again if the opportunity presented itself.  Well, what do you know?  The opportunity came around again…and I took it. Being that this was the first time I was taking a Monday Trade later in […]

January 2010 Zen Trading Results

by Hugh Kimura on February 17, 2010

Well, I hit the reset button last month on Zen Trading.  And no, I didn’t accidentally trip over the power cord or kick the power strip with my foot under the desk.  I intentionally closed ALL my Zen Trades and started over. Why did I do that?

Monday Trade

by Hugh Kimura on February 16, 2010

Here we go again ladies and gents.   The Monday Trade in the GBPCHF was live again this week.  For a complete explanation of this trade, click here. Unlike last week, this week ended well.  There was a slight scare when all of my limit orders were taken in and price […]

Backtested! The EURUSD Counter Trend Trade

by Hugh Kimura on February 15, 2010

I have not been posting as many of my backtesting results as I should, but I have decided to do a better job because I think it is useful for you and hopefully I can get some feedback on ways to improve.  This is the EURUSD Counter Trend Trade, click […]