murray t turtle's Recent Activity

  1. murray t turtle replied to the thread tips for become a good trader?.

    Good points\ I finaly got filled on starting position SPLV, took most of the day; + SH i extended hours even though i seldom buy or...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:47 PM
  2. murray t turtle liked KCalhoun's post in the thread tips for become a good trader?.

    By using OTO orders with automatic stops. Or when that doesn't work, like in today's choppy af market that just cost me a few hundred...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:40 PM
  3. murray t turtle replied to the thread Russian Shorts Screwed.

    %% FNGD clawed back some profits from me; but up over all on that one this yaer . I lost money on the Russian inverse ETF only...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:38 PM
  4. murray t turtle liked SoyUnPerdedor's post in the thread Russian Shorts Screwed.

    Damn, that would suck. I used to shorty UVXY a good bit, and SQQQ as well. Still have some short, but let them run down. Don't think...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:24 PM
  5. murray t turtle liked FreeGoldRush's post in the thread Russian Shorts Screwed.

    My comment was regarding stocks. With futures there is obviously a short for every long.

    May 17, 2022 at 6:24 PM
  6. murray t turtle replied to the thread Never leave money on the table..

    %% Good points\ but big difference in ETFs inverse or longs, much more so with leverage. Noted those before here\ + another big big...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:22 PM
  7. murray t turtle liked volpri's post in the thread Never leave money on the table..

    Lol invert your charts. Trick your mind. Love it! I don’t care if the market is going up or down. I want to trade the move. But then I...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:10 PM
  8. murray t turtle liked smallfil's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    Therein lies your risk management. The only thing you can control is the amount you can lose. You do not know ahead of time, how much...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:09 PM
  9. murray t turtle replied to the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    %% Good points/numbers. I think its 75 %+/ of the time up. One lady asked like, meaning 76% ?? ; no /that means 75% more or less up...

    May 17, 2022 at 6:08 PM
  10. murray t turtle liked Handle123's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    If you can't make money going long, you need much more experience reading charts. Markets overall go up 67% of the time. People...

    May 17, 2022 at 5:48 PM
  11. murray t turtle liked RedDuke's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    You are very wrong. I did tons of statistical studies and going long in equities gives you better odds and expectancy overall.

    May 17, 2022 at 5:48 PM
  12. murray t turtle liked Nobert's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    If someone is getting wiped out by being long and considers shorting by borrowing, then, he has no clue of what he is doing.

    May 17, 2022 at 5:46 PM
  13. murray t turtle liked tomkat22's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    I'm sure just as many traders have been "wiped out" by being long a stock and having it gap down,,,and stay down for a REALLY long time....

    May 17, 2022 at 5:46 PM
  14. murray t turtle liked smallfil's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    There is a smart way to short stocks which is by using put options and the dumb way, a lot of retail traders do it which is borrow stock...

    May 17, 2022 at 5:46 PM
  15. murray t turtle liked tomkat22's post in the thread Tired of losing long? It might be time to short - Stephen Johnson.

    Sure shorting stocks can be tricky and a bit dangerous if you dont know what you're doing but the reward of doing it far outweighs the...

    May 17, 2022 at 5:45 PM