$YM-Trading Dow Futures. 40 Pt. Winning Trade. 40% Gain. August 24, 2017. At 8:30 am (PST) the market signaled an OVERSOLD Alert which Trading Dow Futures posted. At 8:42 am (PST) Slow Stochastics (5,3) and MACD (8,17,9) indicated going Long at 21763 with a Stop at 21745. At 10:20 am (PST) suggested a new Stop at 21803. By 10:30 am (PST) with the market at 21803 the trade entry Trading Dow Futures had called for was stopped out. A 40 Pt. Bull Trend.
Each 1 Pt. gain in the Dow Futures is worth $5.00. Day Trading margin contracts are typically $500.00. A 40 Pt. gain in the Dow Futures is worth $200.00. Making $200.00 for every $500.00 contract is a 40% gain!