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Frequent Flyer Sky Miles

Frequent Flyer Sky Miles

Today’s MBO trade was a thing of beauty. We have been looking for the higher high, and read the pattern correctly as a false top. Trading is about many things, but above all it is about pattern recognition so we can try to decide “who is currently the winning team?” We want to join them. […]

Wishful Thinking

Wishful Thinking

Charlie probably didn’t listen to me. He was wishful thinking about shorting. Shooting fish in a barrel type trading. ————– I don’t think so. ————— We are fodder for the machine, and sorry to say, need to think like a criminal. —————— I have tried to share as best I can, without giving away all […]

A Maze

A Maze

We worked our way through a maze of confusion today premarket as usual, never knowing whether we are right or wrong until hindsight. I saw this rt today: Global Trader, rt by ICD : So true: “The Bloodless Verdict of the Market” In the end, he who gets it right wins, there are no points […]

Short Sweeper

Short Sweeper

  Yummy. No vegetarian here. Nice snack of steak, some hamburg, some more steak. ————- Got a piece of the Bull, while we were chewing on his tail today. ————- For those of you who bought the bull” thrown at us yesterday, “sorry ’bout that”. ————- The bait was set, and the wannabee longs bought it […]

Kool Aid

Kool Aid

Avoid the Kool Aid. You’re just too hot, baby. Pre-market action came out smoking in low volume, smelling like desperation. Too hot. ————- Money never sleeps, but I did. I woke up 5:38, intuition saying get up… do something. I rolled over, listening to the Rain… and finally got up, expecting  my 6:15 ritual to […]

Mark Haines

Mark Haines

Mark, Rest in Peace. I will salute you with a toast tonight at dinner, as is the custom in our house for those departed. Being truthful, I really haven’t watched a lot of your shows in the past four or five years. I always found it entertaining, and informative…but it distracted me from staying focused on the […]

Unraveled

Unraveled

Did ya do it? ————- Join the winning team? ————— In the last few posts we discussed the idea of so many important topics. Many can be assigned to any number of the categories in the right sidebar. The dominant idea for today has to be trend trading. Risk/reward, stop losses, breakout day, chart patterns, […]

Ho Ho Hum

Ho Ho Hum

  For those of you who played today and scored your final points of the year, congrats. I chose to sit it out and relax, enjoying the comfort of the fireplace while I watched the snow pile up. Not very exciting, but it was what I felt like doing. I had CNBC on, a luxury as […]