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.
Closing Positions Makes a Comment
Most of you are aware that the custom-made comments system in Slope of Hope has a virtual trading feature. In the comments stream, any of you can enter long or short positions so that, over the course of time, Slopers get a chance to show off their trading prowess. (more…)
Call Me Bearmael
Nikkei On Its Way to 12600?…or 11500?
It looks like Japan’s Nikkei e-mini Futures Index (NKD) may well be on its way down to its next confluence support level of 12600, as I discussed in my post of May 24th, and as shown on the Weekly chart below. There is the potential for a bearish 3 Black Crows candle pattern to form, depending on where this week’s candle closes. A close near its low this week, technically, portends further weakness. (more…)