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  • 10 StockTwits Follows for you
    Posted by on March 23rd, 2016 at 4:05 pm, Comments: 0

    We’ve been on StockTwits since 2009 and are grateful for the opportunity to be able to first hand watch how the community has grown and matured […]

  • Monthly BB history: 2000, 2008, and 2016?
    Posted by on January 11th, 2016 at 12:55 pm, Comments: 0

    The data set is small — but it’s an interesting pattern.   In the last 20 years $SPY has hit the lower monthly BB in […]

  • Assessing the damage
    Posted by on August 22nd, 2015 at 10:12 pm, Comments: 0

      It was a pivotal week even before Thursday and Friday.   On Tuesday night we sent this to our subs about the IWM: “Most important […]

  • When to anticipate a swing breakout
    Posted by on June 1st, 2015 at 10:11 pm, Comments: 0

    We were asked this evening if we have a blog post that deals with when we anticipate a swing breakout versus when we wait for […]

  • Be complacent, be long, enjoy the bull market…but only against this
    Posted by on May 21st, 2015 at 3:42 pm, Comments: 0

    There will always be something in the market to make a bull/bear argument.  There’s always something that doesn’t fit, that is giving a red flag. […]

  • The new tell
    Posted by on May 10th, 2015 at 5:45 pm, Comments: 0

        As our readers and newsletter followers know we have been using the IWM trend-line as THE tell for months.   The Russell has […]

  • Now things get interesting
    Posted by on March 25th, 2015 at 6:03 pm, Comments: 0

    So where are we at?   Well on Friday the $IWM closed above daily and WEEKLY upper Bollinger Bands.  We posted this on Sunday.   […]

  • First time in 2015
    Posted by on March 10th, 2015 at 7:46 pm, Comments: 0

    The $SPY finally closed under the standard deviation 2 Bollinger Band for the first time in 2015. Does that make it an automatic buy? Hell […]

  • The plan ahead
    Posted by on October 4th, 2014 at 3:33 pm, Comments: 0

      The (at least short-term) top on September 18 wasn’t too hard to predict.    That’s not hindsight quarterbacking — on the same day we […]

  • Stock talk
    Posted by on June 16th, 2014 at 7:43 pm, Comments: 0

      We used to blog a lot more before Twitter.  It seems that at least for us both mediums draw from the same energy source. […]