Short Trade Ideas Updated

The following trade ideas have been removed from the Active Short Trades categories as they have either exceeded their previous suggested stops (or any reasonable stop, if none suggested) or the stock simply no longer looks to offer an attractive [...]

Jul 26, 2013 10:44am|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Trade Ideas Updated

MRK first target hit

The MRK short has hit the top of the first target zone for an 8.4% gain from the original entry.  Although I do still favor T2 as a swing target on this trade, with the markets at key support/targets, a bounce first is likely.

Nov 15, 2012 12:08pm|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |Comments Off on MRK first target hit

$SPX video analysis

I've put together a comprehensive video analysis of the S&P 500 index including technical overviews on 22 of the largest components of the sector, similar to my recent $NDX/QQQ top 10 holdings video.  I do have to warn you that at 39 minutes, this is my longest video yet.  Therefore, this is my gift for [...]

Nov 2, 2012 1:27pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on $SPX video analysis

shorting MRK

i am shorting MRK here as it flirts with it's multi-year highs and adding it as an active short trade.  more aggressive traders might consider a short here near the top of the bearish rising wedge patterns with the appropriate stops above or maybe a 1/2 position here while adding the second lot on a [...]

Oct 15, 2012 3:59pm|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |Comments Off on shorting MRK