Two Big Indices Trades Before News (with student charts) May 16, 2013 by Chris Henry
We had two big MAP trades before the Philadelphia Fed Survey was released at 10:00am EST this morning. We don’t try to guess the reaction to news items in the markets. Because of this, we like to be out of the market most of the time before that news breaks and in this case that worked to our advantage. Check out the video below to see these trades and to also see some charts the members sent … Read More
Day Trading In Colombia – And Paragliding Over Medellin (With Trading Contest Winner, Mike Carter) May 7, 2013 by Chris Dunn
We had an incredible month down in Colombia – doing everything from paragliding, day trading, and trekking through the Amazon Jungle. And congratulations again to Mike Carter, who won an all-expenses paid trip to trade with us in Medellin. I know he learned a lot about the MAP Trading Strategy, and got first-hand experience at what it’s like to day trade and travel.
Mike was … Read More
Why Commodities Can Be Great To Trade When Stock Indices Are Slow May 7, 2013 by Chris Henry
While the stock indices started out a little slow with a lot of weakness evident this morning, the Gold market gave us some great opportunities with a whole lot of follow through. Check out the video below and congrats to Heath who pulled out $2,880 on this trade this morning! (his chart is the last of the 3 under this video)
And the winner of the Colombia trading trip is… April 19, 2013 by Chris Dunn
First off, thank you thank you thank you to everyone who applied for this trading trip! I’m extremely humbled by all the responses, and wish I could take everyone! We are already planning a couple more trading trips this year, so if my team didn’t pick you this time, there’s still plenty of opportunity to come trade and learn with us…
Congratulations to Mike Carter,… Read More
Win an all expenses paid “trading vacation” to Medellin, Colombia next week! April 17, 2013 by Chris Dunn
I’m looking for someone who’s motivated and hungry to become a trader!
The winner of this contest will get a round trip flight to Medellin, Colombia and stay with me in our beautiful condo for an entire week of trading e-minis with the MAP Trading Strategy.
Apply here and my team will pick someone to fly down this weekend to next Friday…
Weekly Trading Wrap-up with 3 Live Trading Videos (and a Miami trader meetup) April 12, 2013 by Chris Dunn
It’s been an awesome week for traders in our MAP Trading Program. The E-mini S&P has been moving nicely in this bull market.
I’m going to be holding a trader meetup in Miami this Monday before we take off into the Amazon jungle. Shoot me an email to chris (at) eminiacademy (dot) com if you want to join. It’s going to be a happy hour with some incredible traders.
Also, I’m… Read More
Russell 2000 Live Trade Setup (+2.2 points profit potential) April 10, 2013 by Chris Dunn
Well, today was a pretty big breakout day for all the stock indices, and the MAP Trading Strategy had a few long setups that played out nicely.
Today’s video is a live trade setup from the e-mini Russell 2000 (Symbol TF). After a small losing trade off of market open, the market broke out above a key resistance level that lead to a beautiful long setup.
Join me for a live market trading class… Read More
04/09/13 Live E-mini S&P Trading Video April 9, 2013 by Chris Dunn
Even though the morning sessions have been a little slow the past two days, there’s been some nice movement in the e-mini indices. In today’s video I’m taking you step-by-step through a live setup on the S&P 500 (Symbol: ES).
Pay attention to how there is no guessing or trying to “read the market”. Our setups are all based on fully tested, rules-based … Read More
Top 5 Trading Lessons of 2013 (and live trading videos) April 5, 2013 by Chris Dunn
The past few weeks have been nothing short of incredible. As I prepare for our next trading trip and Amazon Expedition to Colombia, I wanted to send you some of my top lessons from the year so far.
Our MAP Trading Program members know how important it is to have a tested, rules-based trading strategy, not just a subjective way to “read the markets or useless indicators”. In … Read More
April Fool’s Day Live Trade & Market Forecast April 1, 2013 by Chris Dunn
Today’s volume was very low since it’s April Fool’s Day and the day after Easter.
In today’s post, I wanted to cover what’s happened over the past couple of weeks, which have been great for MAP Trading Strategy traders.
In today’s first video, you’ll learn about our trading philosophy and our 3 step process for testing and executing setups.… Read More