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Futures Trading Levels


Trading Systems Updates 2.23.2018

February 22nd, 2018 Filed under Future Trading News, Futures Trading | Comment (0)

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Trading Systems Updates:

New in 2018, we have expanded the display of trading system reports on our website.

TRADE SMART / BASE TRADING ON ACTUALS ONLY — for the current rankings of trading systems traded at Cannon, click here .

Cannon Trading Co, Inc. is registered with the CFTC and a member of the NFA.

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Trading Levels for Feb. 20th 2018

February 19th, 2018 Filed under Commodity Trading, Future Trading News | Comment (0)

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With the recent volatility, I thought this would be a good share…..

Most Common Pitfalls To Avoid When Trading Futures-Commodity Futures

500 experienced futures brokers were asked what caused most futures traders to lose money when comes to trading futures.

Their answers reflected the trading experience of more than 10,000 futures traders.  Download the PDF and find out what they said.

1.) Have a Plan

Many futures traders trade without a plan.

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https://www.cannontrading.com/tools/education-top-50-futures-trading-rules1

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Volatile Markets – Be Careful!! 2.13.2018

February 12th, 2018 Filed under Future Trading News, Futures Trading, Index Futures | Comment (0)

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Stock index futures seemed a bit more “relaxed” today with lower intra-day volatility and swings but still a pretty large upside moves.

Be careful and make sure you control your emotions, these are not the days for “revenge trading” and “double down” etc…( actually no day is good for that but with this type of volatility, you can get punished very quickly and pretty hard).

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Monthly Non Farm Payroll Report Tomorrow Morning! 2.02.2018

February 1st, 2018 Filed under Future Trading News | Comment (0)

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Earnings Season is midway and we are noticing some good volatility
in Stock Index Futures.

Bitcoin futures went down as much as 15% today before bouncing and are now down approx. 8%

Monthly unemployment report tomorrow morning at 7:30 AM CST

This is a market moving report and will impact bonds, stocks, metals, currencies and other markets.

Daily chart of the US 30 year bonds market for your review below:

Daily chart of the US 30 year bonds market for review

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Futures Options 101 1-30-2018

January 29th, 2018 Filed under Future Trading News, Options Trading | Comment (0)

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Front month for crude oil and Natural gas is March.

Front month for gold is now April.

Market Strategies using options

1. Bullish Market Strategies

Futures Options Trading
Spread Strategy
Description Reason to Use When to Use
Buy a call Strongest bullish option position Loss limited to premium Undervalued option with volatility increasing
Sell a put Neutral bullish option position Profit limited to debt Small debit, bullish market
Vertical Bull Calls Buy call, sell call of higher strike price Loss limited to debt Small debit, bullish market
Vertical Bull Puts Buy put, sell put of higher strike price Loss limited to price difference Large credit, bullish market

2. Bearish Market Strategies

Futures Options Trading
Spread Strategy
Description Reason to Use When to Use
Buy a put Strongest bearish option position Loss limited to premium Undervalued option with volatility increasing
Sell a call Neutral bearish option position Profit limited to premium Option overvalued, market flat, bearish
Vertical Bear Calls Buy at the money put, sell out of the money put Loss limited to debt Small debit, bearish market
Vertical Bear Puts Sell call, buy call of higher strike price Loss limited to stroke price difference minus credit Large credit, bearish market

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