The Frustration of Having Stops Taken Out

Daytrading Forex, stocks and eminis is tough. When you consider that daytrading professionals sometimes intentionally try to take money from amateurs, well that can be infuriating.

Welcome to the topic of “Stop Running” or “Gunning Stops.”

While the topic makes most amateurs mad, it needn’t. All you have to do is calm down and ask a good question (most of life comes down to asking the right questions):

“How can I turn this to my advantage?”

The answer is that while you can’t always avoid having your stops taken out (they’re there to protect you after all), there is a way to turn these lemons into lemonade.

YOU can join the pros in running stops … if you know what to look for (I’m going to show you that in just a moment).

This lesson applies to futures and stock daytrading, Forex day trading, emini trading, stock market trading and emini trading alike.

You can watch for these stop runs and follow the pros as they do it. The video podcast below shows you how:


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