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I was talking on Monday about the decent looking setup for a lower high on SPX, and so it proved to be. What next?
Well the rising wedge from the early May low has broken down and almost entirely retraced. There is some possible support here, but the trend down day that ES/SPX has delivered so far today may well see 2800 support broken and the next obvious move back into the 2750 area.
SPX 5min chart:(more…)
Here are some ETFs whose recent strength has been soundly rejected by the forces of reason, skant though they may be these days.(more…)
I had 62 short positions and just added 13 more for a total of 75. Here is what I shorted, with my stop-loss prices beneath each chart.(more…)
The author’s used copy of The Andromeda Strain.(more…)