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.
Hey Fellow Slopers,
On Friday, Tim Knight warned that the United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) might be headed for steep leg down (“Is Natural Gas about to break wind“) For any investors who are thinking of holding their noses and staying long anyway, I thought I’d post a couple of quick ways to add downside protection to that ETF. (more…)
One of my readers from my subscription service sent me this picture last night, and it has been on my mind all day.
Simply put, he overlapped the SPY with the T2107 chart, and what we get is mind boggling.
Since June as the market is climbing higher and higher, fewer and fewer stocks, on a percentage basis, are trading above the 200-day moving average. (more…)
I got a nice little honor that Slope was given a top spot in the Best Blogs for Futures list. I, umm, never thought there was much futures talk here, or education for that matter, but I’m an attention whore, so I’ll tip my hat and say thank-you.
My buddy BDI and I have, on occasion, had to talk each other off the ledge. We tend to switch this role. Lately, I’ve been playing the part of the comforting assurance whereas he’s played the part of the dejected and disheartened trader. I am wishing him the best of luck today with his DOOMs. (more…)