I tripped across this interview last night, and it’s brief but fascinating. I’ve never seen Johnny Carson so deer-in-headlights. My impression is that he pretty much can’t believe his eyes (which is understandable). One has to feel a little sorry for Ms. Derek, since it’s pretty obvious she was utterly under the thumb of John Derek, who must have been the king of the macho-men (who inspired her to say with a straight face, “I eat too much.”) . In any case, check it out…………
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.
Matt Inman, creator of The Oatmeal web strip, has done another brilliant graphic post: this one on his Tesla Model S. It’s terrific, and I urge you to check it out!
Here is today’s swing-trading watch-list:
Long Citrix Systems (CTXS)
Recent weakness in the European Financials ETF (EUFN) was punctuated by today’s (Thursday’s) gap down and close below the 50 day MA, as shown on the following 1-year Daily chart.
All 3 technical indicators have also dropped below their respective mid-point…signalling potential further weakness ahead. Major support sits around 23.50 to 24.50. Failure (drop and hold) below 23.50 could spark a major sell-off in European stocks…one to watch in the weeks ahead…particularly as the next ECB meeting approaches on June 5th. (more…)
Sweet Jesus on a pita biscuit………..I just saw World Wrestling Entertainment (the purveyor of high culture in these here United States). This has out-tulip’d the tulips……….
Not that I hadn’t done three snarky posts aimed directly at these clowns earlier this year……..