Welcome back! As you all probably know over the weekend we’ve shifted all operations to a new hosting provider. And I can’t believe I’m actually saying this but the migration turned out to be a lot less messy than anticipated. Thus far I only had to kill two sys admins, after that everything seemed to be working just fine. The new server appears to even have a bit more muscle than the old one and our pages are loading extra snappy this morning. But wait, that’s not all!
It’s Monday and I wish I had some good news to report. But I’m not going to sugarcoat it, you know me better than that: the next two weeks are going to be rough. For one I just checked the event roster and it’s looking pretty ugly there, with a veritable laundry list of potentially market moving events scheduled every day this week starting tomorrow.
As you probably are aware, starting today the remainder of this week is pretty much a wash as we are being graced with consecutive Fed, ECB, or BOE policy updates. Which of course means choppy tape and intra-day volatility all the way through mid Friday. Oh joy.
I had a bit of a restless night and after finally falling out of bed in the morning I noticed that the cheek underneath my right eye was red and strangely swollen. IAMAD but it looks like sinusitis caused by seasonal allergies. Which unfortunately is a condition I have to face every single year.
Either way I officially look like a deformed swamp monster out of a 1950s horror movie today. Not feeling so great either to be honest so I think I’ll just call it a week as I won’t be able to give you my best today.
Here’s one chart though I definitely wanted you to see. Looks like I missed two stop runs on the E-Mini by just a few ticks. I think we [...]