Trend follower, portfolio manager, market technician. Former sales trader to hedge funds/institutions, research analyst, prop trader, buy-side head of desk. Only took 25 years to find what works for me. Always learning.
Don't expect the market to behave exactly the same way twice. The market is an artist, not a computer. It has a repertoire of basic behavior patterns that it subtly modifies, combines and springs unexpectedly on its audience --- Wyckoff
detecting an imbalance results in a call
closing your position. Prices will average out!. Therefore :
+ BUY (far) ABOVE the given level
+ SELL (far) BELOW the injurious level.
The lifetime of the level is up to severall days.
Been actively trading since 1999. Last two years, I concentrated exclusively on crude oil futures $CL_F. I only used technical analysis to enter and exit the market. Trading hours: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM. Love music and work out 3 times a week. Married.