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.

Elon’s Next Victory?

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Elon Musk and one of his companies, Tesla, had a sensational 2013. TSLA peaked back on September 30th and has lost a lot of its star power since then, but a different Musk firm, SolarCity, might be ready to take its place as the new star. Just take a look not only at the very attractive pattern but, more importantly, the swelling volume. This is a stock that looks like it’s going places.


Optic Run

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Every so often we reach an inflection point on SPX where short term direction is particularly hard to call, and when that happens I looks across the main US indices to see what they can tell us. In honor of a particularly brutal drinking game I sometimes played at university I call this an optic run. Today I’m going to post a full optic run review to try and see where SPX is going next. (more…)