Posted By: Ilan Levy-Mayer Vice President, Cannon Trading Futures Blog
Front month for stock indices and financials is now September. Make sure you switched from trading June into trading the September (U) contract. Please contact your broker with any questions.
As of tomorrow start trading September currencies as well!
What’s your trading blood Type?
This article was published by the Stocks, Futures, & Options Magazine in June, 2004 and was written by our VP, Ilan Levy-Mayer.
We think this article is timeless and whether you are beginner or advanced trader, you will enjoy it.
Perhaps the greatest luxury I have in this business is the ability to ob-serve the experiences of many traders with different personalities, life schedules and risk capital, each trading in a variety of markets. What most astute brokers realize is that, over time, as some individuals pre-maturely exit winners while others desperately cling to losers, it be-comes quite possible to match different “blood types” of those trad-ers with their correct “trading diets.” Clearly, we’re not talking the medical blood type here, but in the figurative sense it makes the right point. With practice, it’s not too hard to determine blood types (type of trading best suited to the individual) based on the personality of the trader, and then prescribe a diet based on that individual trader’s capi-tal, experience, risk profile and schedule. Read full article.
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Futures Trading Levels
|Contract September 2017||SP500||Nasdaq100||Dow Jones||Mini Russell||Dollar Index|
|Contract||August Gold||July Silver||July Crude Oil||Sept. Bonds||June Euro|
|Resistance 3||1281.4||17.44||45.19||156 21/32||1.1303|
|Resistance 2||1274.9||17.25||45.00||156 10/32||1.1266|
|Resistance 1||1265.6||17.00||44.70||155 29/32||1.1206|
|Support 1||1249.8||16.55||44.21||155 5/32||1.1110|
|Support 2||1243.3||16.36||44.02||154 26/32||1.1073|
|Support 3||1234.0||16.11||43.72||154 13/32||1.1013|
|Contract||July Corn||July Wheat||July Beans||July SoyMeal||July Nat Gas|
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