June mini-SP I am looking to take a shot at the downside of the stock market via a put spread. I think traders would very much like to see 15,000 print in the DOW (1600 in SP) and then their attention will move elsewhere. There is no question we have been on a unbelievable run… Read More.
This is a sample entry from Brian Cullen’s email newsletter, The Cullen Outlook, published on February 15, 2013. March mini-DOW I am taking a small shot here. The DOW has been stuck up here for about 11 trading sessions. We continue to struggle with the 14000 level. Trading volume has been slightly declining and the… Read More.
The Trade Spotlight advisory service applies the GBE trading methodology (buying or selling commodity contracts based on breakouts of chart formations and technical indicators) to identify one to two trade setups per week.
This originally appeared as a blog post in Scott Hoffman’s Futures Insight Blog on Friday, January 18, 2013. I think it’s human nature to be a contrarian, especially among traders. Sometimes that’s a good thing—life would be boring if we all thought the same thing and there wouldn’t be any markets if everyone agreed on… Read More.
A stock index simply represents a basket of underlying stocks. Indices can be either price-weighted or capitalization-weighted. In a price-weighted index, such as the Dow Jones Industrials Average, the individual stock prices are simply added up and then divided by a divisor, meaning that stocks with higher prices have a higher weighting in the index value.
This is a sample entry from Tom Dosdall’s email newsletter, Dosdall Daily Edge, published on October 23, 2012. Those who have been waiting for the right time to hedge their equities positions with put options or short futures may have their opportunity today. As you can see on the chart below, TAS Navigator has been… Read More.
This is a sample entry from George Skirha’s daily newsletter, The Skirha Trading Program, published on October 16, 2012. The esz2 today opening into resistance at 1443-1445.5. I am getting a “gap and go” signal but into short term filters which should put pressure on the Bulls initially and push the mkt back down towards… Read More.
This is a sample entry from George Skirha’s daily newsletter, The Skirha Trading Program, published on October 02, 2012. Today in the esz2, I am a seller of 1444.75 on opens BELOW this level. More resistance will come in at 1446 in this case as well. If 1444.75 not seen early, buyers should enter at… Read More.
This is a sample entry from George Skirha’s daily newsletter, The Skirha Trading Program, published on October 01, 2012. Happy October! The first day of the 4th Quarter has a tendency to be bearish. The mkt is giving us a false buy signal today by gapping above the Weekly pivot at 1438.25, but the filters… Read More.
The NASDAQ-100 Index represents the largest non-financial U.S. and international issues listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market based on market capitalization. Index holdings represent companies across major industry groups including computer hardware and software, telecommunications, retail and wholesale trade, and biotechnology.