• Update III: Now what?
    Posted by on February 9th, 2014 at 11:24 am

      Our original post on the correction called for hard edges to trade against at $SPY 177 and 173.    We got trades off both but […]

  • Will it be any different this time, part II
    Posted by on February 3rd, 2014 at 2:55 pm

    On Jan 26 we posted the first part of this post, Will it be any different this time? looking at two magnet spots we thought […]

  • Will it be any different this time?
    Posted by on January 26th, 2014 at 1:31 pm

      At the start of any correction the question on everyone’s mind is ‘will this be a buyable dip?’   We think ultimately the weekly 20sma […]

  • The perfect chart and goal
    Posted by on January 17th, 2014 at 12:10 pm

    A lot of us on StockTwits fit within different variations of what is called “active trading” even though personally we have slowed down a lot […]

  • Government shutdown/Debt crisis in perspective — see yellow box
    Posted by on October 19th, 2013 at 7:15 pm

        Weekly chart of the $SPY — the government shutdown/debt crisis October 01-17 is highlighted in yellow.   Could it have been more inconsequential in […]

  • John Cleese telling it how it really is
    Posted by on September 13th, 2013 at 2:38 pm

        ALERTS TO THREATS IN 2013 EUROPE From JOHN CLEESE The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent events in Syria and have […]

  • Bit of monthly perspective on the Russell
    Posted by on August 30th, 2013 at 12:11 pm

    Look at the difference between the trend on the Russell $IWM  between 2003 to 2008 and 2008 to 2013.   Note the blue rectangle and the […]

  • Keep swimming but with an eye on the shore
    Posted by on May 18th, 2013 at 11:48 am

      What a market.  Our mantra for months now (and if you follow our stream you will have heard this a number of times)  is […]

  • Make peace with not catching every move
    Posted by on April 7th, 2013 at 2:20 pm

    We had two conversations about a particular  trading topic on Friday — one was with a long time sub we like very much, and the […]