Picture perfect! Oil has been slapped away from its broken trendline. Resistance has done its job.(more…)
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The entire weekend, all the headlines were lockdown-this, delta-that, and yet, as required by federal statute, all the equity futures shot higher and are bright green. It’s encouraging to at least see some sanity in the world of crude oil, which seems a more honest reflection of the world’s economic prospects.(more…)
I guess we can all finally agree my energy bearishness was correct.(more…)
Well, the pre-market was bright green across the board this morning, but things quickly weakened once real trading started I remain fully in position with all cash deployed into bearish plays. I continue to be most enthusiastic about energy shorts, with a very aggressive XLE put position in place. I’m hoping for a target of about 45 on this one.(more…)