$YM-Trading Dow Futures. Two Trades: Net 22 Pts. A 22% Gain For The Day. August 29, 2017. At 4:48 am (PST) Slow Stochastics (5,3) and MACD (8,17,9) indicated going Long at 21925 with a Stop at 21917. 5 min. later was stopped out at 21917. At 5:10 am (PST) the market again looked promising for a Long entry at 21922 and suggested a Stop at 21909. At 6:37 am (PST) suggested a new Stop at 21952. By 6:50 am (PST) with the market at 21952 the trade entry Trading Dow Futures had called for was stopped out. Two trades: An 8 point loss and a 30 point gain-
A Net 22 Pt. Gain!
Each 1 Pt. gain in the Dow Futures is worth $5.00. Day Trading margin contracts are typically $500.00. A 22 Pt. gain in the Dow Futures is worth $110.00. Making $110.00 for every $500.00 contract is a 22% gain!