Just a quick short idea in the form of Jack-in-the-Box. There is a price gap at $61, which is still a little ways from here, but the closer it gets to that price point, the more interested I’ll be in this short sale.(more…)
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.
Hot and Cold
I found this kind of fascinating. Here is the SPY shown with its 30-day IV rank. This relative rank of volatility went roaring higher late in February, and it kept banging up around the 100 level for the first half of March. Naturally, since then, it has plunged back down to nearly 0, since Powell is Large and In Charge.(more…)
In Case It Matters
Although these days it seems topics like revenues, profits, growth, and management are all kind of quaint to even consider when valuing a stock, we’ll allow for the possibility that some of this data actually still matters. I thus present to you this week’s earnings calendar, as we are ramping up to the heaviest portion of the reporting cycle.