KEYS Stop Hit, QQQ Update

The KEYS Active Short Trade just exceeded the suggested stop of any move above 39.82 (i.e.- any print of 39.83) for a 4.9% loss (for those holding out for T2). KEYS had previously hit the first price target for a quick 6% profit just two days after the short entry & as with the rest [...]

Jun 2, 2017 10:45am|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: , |0 Comments

KEYS Bearish Pennant Chart Pattern

The expected reaction following the initial impulsive thrust down to the first target (the flagpole) has taken the form of a bearish pennant continuation pattern with the next sell signal on KEYS to come on an impulsive break down below the pennant. Note how perfectly the measured target (i.e.- length of the flagpole added to [...]

Mar 30, 2017 10:07am|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |1 Comment

KEYS First Price Target Hit For A Quick 6% Profit

The KEYS (Keysight Technologies Inc) short trade has hit T1 for a quick, 2 day gain of 6%. Consider booking partial or full profits and/or lowering your stops if holding out for T2, which is the final price target for this trade. Previous & updated daily charts: KEYS has essentially wiped out the [...]

Mar 23, 2017 9:45am|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |Comments Off on KEYS First Price Target Hit For A Quick 6% Profit

Earnings Trade Setups, part 2 (video)

This is a follow-up to Wednesday's Earnings Trade Setups & Trading Tips video. In that recent video, I had scrubbed through a long list of stocks that were scheduled to report earnings on Wednesday March 8th, narrowing it down to a list of 20 stocks that appeared to have clearly bullish or bearish chart patterns. [...]

Earnings Trade Setups & Trading Tips (video)

The video covers the outlook for numerous stocks with clearly bullish or bearish chart patterns that are scheduled to report earnings today. Also discussed are several factors & strategies that traders might consider when trading a stock around its quarterly earnings report. One example of the point that was made in the video that it [...]

Mar 8, 2017 10:28am|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Trading Tips, Unofficial Long Ideas, Unofficial Short Ideas|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Earnings Trade Setups & Trading Tips (video)