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I posted some charts in my free Live Chat Room on Friday morning just after 11am eastern when I went long UAL. It turned out to be my best trade of the day as I added and sold in almost text book fashion. I thought I would elaborate on this trade as an educational lesson and look more at the sector in case there is more opportunity here.
Is this list complete?
- + Earthquake of 9.0 in Japan;
- + Subsequent tsunamai;
- + Subsequent nuclear catastrophe;
- + Longest war in U.S. history, Afghanistan, continues;
- + New war in Libya;
- + Al Qaeda;
- + Hamas bombing of Israel;
- + New 1000-square mile oil slick in Gulf of Mexico;
- + United States buried in debt it cannot possibly ever pay back;
- + Budget deficits as long as one can see;
- + Persistent unemployment with honest UI rate in double digits
Well, at least the iPad 2 is out. That'll save us.