It’s been a pretty good day so far, and consistently profitable, even though most of the morning’s drop has evaporated as of this particular moment. Here are five of my existing positions that are doing well this morning (and, as a side note, I’ve bumped up my positions from 50 to 71):(more…)
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Allow me to express my warm feelings toward last Friday, a time in which the equity markets exploded higher for absolutely no reason at all (note the limit-up on the Russell, tinted in green) and terrified bears like your humble narrator into vastly reducing risk. Thus, instead of 165% exposure, I’m at 95%.
Here we are on pre-market Monday, and a good deal of that baseless gain has vanished.(more…)