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Short Chemtura (CHMT)
One of the big beneficiaries of the sabre-rattling lately has been the agricultural sector, as illustrated by the surge in DBA. It’s mashed right up against its Fibonacci retracement, and it’s also very close to a huge descending trendline. I went ahead and shorted a bunch of DBA just now. (more…)
I have no idea what the Mexican economy encompasses besides illicit drug smuggling and the manufacturing of diabetic citizens by way of Coca Cola, but whatever it is they make down there, it’s not going well. I remain cheerfully short.