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If You Could Read My Mind (Gordon Lightfoot) is a favorite song of mine. I was curious if there was anything on YouTube with him doing a live performance of this song. This is often a disappointing search, since 95% of the time I seek a live performance of anything, I get is a lip-synched schtick with the performer standing in front of the microphone. Not this time. This is simply amazing. (And thank heavens this is preserved; I found a clip from 2010 of him singing the same song, and suffice it to say the one below is the one worth remembering).
Here is my watch list with 6 stocks which looks ready to break out and trade higher from current levels: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE), F5 Networks, Inc. (FFIV), Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW), Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (PAA), Universal American Corp (UAM) and USA Compression Partners, LP (USAC).
You could be pretty much assured the market’s stupid rally earlier today was going to collapse, since I was at “peak whine” with my trading buddy (and same-sex spouse) Northy. I need crude oil to fall, however! It is keeping my portfolio from enjoying a full-on onslaught of profits. Crude oil, I have had ENOUGH of you; Gartman is bullish, so why can’t you fall?!?!? Anyway, here’s the small caps, threatening support………