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It’s official. I am joining the “wary” camp. As the song goes, “There’s something happening here / what it is ain’t exactly clear …” Yup, I had to go back fifty years for that line from a Buffalo Springfield tune, but the sentiment expresses my new-found wariness about the...
December Euro Currency Futures a Selling Opportunity on More Price Weakness See on the daily bar chart for the December Euro currency that prices remain in a solid downtrend and this week hit a contract low. The bears remain in firm command. A move below chart support at...
Here we go again.  Hand-wringing over the Fed’s tightening schedule has caused a sell-off in bonds and all things income related.  After falling for most of July and August, the 10-year Treasury yield has jumped to over 2.6% on speculation that the Fed may start tightening...
Most of us as traders and simply as human beings seek clarity.  We innately feel the need to make sense out of chaos.  We want answers.  We want black or white.  Gray makes many of us uneasy.  So, there are often times when faced with the complex world that is trading, we...
The Largest Cap S&P 100/S&P 500 Relative Strength Ratio (OEF/SPY) rose above its highs of the previous 8 months on 9/18/14 and remains systematically bullish. Large Caps tend to outperform in bearish general market trends as investors seek the perceived relative...
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High frequency trading (HFT) - - it's one of the Wall St. topics that causes divisions that match the polarity of the United States right now. On one side it's an example of how large financial institutions, many of which were bailed out during the financial crisis, are...
I began my career as a waiter, which I would not wish on anyone. I don't know how many times I heard a customer say "Here's your tip: buy low, sell high." As a waiter, the correct response is to laugh as if you've never heard that one before and suggest that the customer...
For years, we have heard market commentators and other financial pundits talk about the insight unusual options activity in options markets can provide traders and investors.  Since 2013, Andrew Keene has been worked with a team of traders and quantitative developers to...
Of all of the trading/investment choices, financial instruments related to stocks are the most popular and widespread. Millions of Americans have a stake in the performance of the stock market directly or indirectly through individual accounts, 401(k) plans, individual...
Most people who get into trading seem to be attracted by the lure of making big money and making it fast . . . or so it would seem by the pitches and promotions from vendors that offer services or products that promise to deliver what traders are seeking. Greed is a great...
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