$YM-Trading Dow Futures. 20 Pt. Winning Trade. 20% Gain. August 7, 2017. At 7:50 am (PST) the market signaled an OVERSOLD Alert which Trading Dow Futures posted at 7:55 am (PST). At 8:13 am (PST) Slow Stochastics (5,3) and MACD (8,17,9) indicated going Long at 22,033 with a Stop at 22,023. At 11:22 am (PST) suggested a new Stop at 22,051. At 11:34 am (PST) suggested raising that stop to 22,053. By 11:53 am (PST) Trading Dow Futures mentioned the market had reached 22,053 which exited the trade. A 20 Pt. Bull Trend.
Each 1 Pt. gain in the Dow Futures is worth $5.00. Day Trading margin contracts are typically $500.00. A 20 Pt. gain in the Dow Futures is worth $100.00. Making $100.00 for every $500.00 contract is a 20% gain!