Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
Denial Is Not Just a River in Egypt
Just take a look at this.
FAS Pushing the Channel
Wow, up about 150% in just four days! And let's remember, this is an ETF, not an option! It is pushing against its channel.
Profit-Taking and Briefly Reversing
Today has been super for my /ES long. At the risk of taking some flak, I have sold the 30 /ES
and am short a smaller (10 contracts) position only in contemplation of a pullback to the ~730 level for a long re-entry. I have every intention of re-entering the long side once we've retraced to the neckline.
Meh. I changed my mind and simply have a smaller long position (10 contracts).
Please note the DISQUS system appears to be down. (After entering this, it seems OK, but just in case it flakes in the short-term, I'm leaving this message up).
Those IRA Plays
Look at the topmost watchlist ("High Risk") and you'll see the 45 long positions I have in my IRA account. Here are a handful of charts which show the nature of these holdings (they tend to be double- or triple-bottoms or otherwise just beaten to pieces).