Just to extend my griping about Lame Web Developers – – I just got this beautifully-formatted email from American Express. I can understand their inability to put a little polish and finish in their products. After all, they have very little cash to work with and pay quality developers, so give ’em a break, OK? (more…)
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Here’s today’s trade setups:
Long Toll Brothers (TOL)
Well, Groupon has been getting mauled all day. One can only imagine the emotional trauma suffered after the close yesterday by those long the stock, long the calls, short the puts – – – you name it. Because, for a while there, GRPN was soaring sky-high after earnings were announced. You can picture Groupon bulls chest-bumping and high-fiving, while bears opened up a fresh pack of razor blades. But hold the phone – – soon thereafter (again, after hours, where no options trading can take place) the stock began a free-fall. So the groups switched sides with respect do who was high-fiving and who was thrice-slicing. (more…)
Welcome to our morning briefing. Here we are reviewing short term setups ahead of the NYSE opening bell. If you are a scalper or swing trader then these setups may be of interest to you. As usual keep in mind that these are short term setups although they could be used as early entries for more longer term positions. (more…)