Archive for December, 2011

  • We’d buy some silver at….
    Posted by on December 29th, 2011 at 9:35 pm, Comments: 0

    Our style of trading is based around trading against very hard edges, that is, we only get interested in a stock when it’s against an […]

  • Stay Cynical
    Posted by on December 26th, 2011 at 12:45 pm, Comments: 0

        After a few days off from the market we came back refreshed and energized and happy to see the Santa rally.   But then […]

  • Remember that trend-line from 2009?
    Posted by on December 19th, 2011 at 5:47 pm, Comments: 0

      We wrote about the $SPY 2009 trend-line on this blog at least a dozen times earlier this year  — it was for us the […]

  • A case against a market bottom
    Posted by on December 18th, 2011 at 6:32 pm, Comments: 0

      A quick look at the March 2009 bottom versus our current position at the end of 2011.      Note how the inverse correlation between bonds […]

  • Metals trying to hold support
    Posted by on December 14th, 2011 at 12:57 pm, Comments: 0

    Gold ($GLD), silver ($SLV), and our favorite junior miner ETF ($GDXJ)  all are attempting to find footing (bouncing intraday before the market) today as they […]

  • Houston: We have our base
    Posted by on December 10th, 2011 at 2:20 pm, Comments: 0

      We’ve talked about the 200SMA wall for months — every time the $SPY got close to this major resistance in it did so from […]

  • The 200SMA wall
    Posted by on December 8th, 2011 at 10:52 am, Comments: 0

      We posted this chart yesterday showing the few times we’ve been above the 200sma on the $SPY since the August sell-off.   To be […]