Disclaimer: This is my personal trading diary, it is for information purposes only and is not financial or investment advice. I am not qualified to provide financial advice.
Small Print: You don’t know how much capital I have, and I don’t know how much capital you have. Plan your trades, trade your plan and above all manage your risk. I don’t use stop losses but that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t.
I opened a FTSE 100 long position at 7251.8 not long after the previous blog post as the market dropped. I closed that long this morning at 7420 prior to the markets opening. This tweet shows the entry and exit dates.
Finally, here are my actual percentage gains over the last 5 years and this year to 1st November 2019, applied to a fictional starting fund (these do not represent my own invested funds) to demonstrate the power of being patient and compounding returns.