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August 3, 2016

Dipping My Toe In

I was rather stunned to see quite a bit of bearish talk again during yesterday’s session. Someone even started wave counting down insisting on large scale resolution lower with the current sell off only representing the first leg. Well, as usual I hate to be the wet blanket at the party but I can’t help but ask: How often have we been there in the past eight years?

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July 28, 2016

Boxed In

As much as I hate FOMC days, I had somewhat hoped that Yellen would produce sufficient volatility to whack us out of the box in which we’ve been bouncing around in the past week. No such luck apparently, and when the market hands us a box of lemons, we’ll use it to make lemonade 

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July 22, 2016

Coiled Up And Ready To Strike

I know we’re talking summer tape here but the level of inactivity over the past few days has been a bit concerning. Equities continue to hover above a crucial inflection point and it wouldn’t take much downside to launch a wild ass covering session. The more time passes the more this thing is coiling up and accordingly the more violent I expect the resolving phase.

My ES campaign remains almost unchanged as it’s currently scraping a very modest 0.4R. It’s Friday and I’m not too excited about holding a position over the weekend, especially given all the craziness we’ve been bombarded with in the U.S. as well as over here in Europe the [...]

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July 20, 2016

The Early Bird

Whenever participation on the board dies down I pay extra attention as market fatigue usually suggests a profitable move is just beyond the horizon. Yesterday’s session in the E-Mini was anything but exciting, however it served us a nice support range in which I managed to place a long entry. I hope you guys can shake off your mid summer trading blues as promising entry opportunities are popping up all over the place right now. As the saying goes – the early bird catches the worm.

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