Hedging when the market is up is like buying an umbrella when it’s sunny out: you’ll be protected when it rains (Photo by Vivienne Gucwa).(more…)
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Ah mid-March. College basketball conference tournaments, and NCAA tourney dreams. (Note from Tim: I guess I didn’t really have to identify the author as someone besides myself. Anyway.)
And of course some high probability seasonality trade opportunities, both bearish and bullish as March monthly options expiration comes to an end.
One year ago, Slope nailed the Facebook and Google plunges before they happened (And boy did that FB plunge happen!).
And based on Thursday’s price action, the bears appear to be warming up the bandwagon once again.(more…)
Here are some trade options ideas for the recent SlopeRules Results I posted this weekend.
The Rule is very simple:
When the SMA 50 is greater than 100
and When the Williams %R crosses below -50, enter.
When the Williams %R crosses above -50, exit.
For SPY, there was an 89.7% win rate, with avg rate of 0.33% per trade. Currently 21% of SPY stocks fit these conditions.
Here are the first 30 actionable trades based on this, ranked on highest percent win rate (already shared on Social Trade).(more…)
Just a reminder that this upcoming Thursday the 31st at 2 p.m. PST is the Trade Machine Pro Webinar. It’s free, and you can click here to sign up.
Slope has a very successful affiliate relationship with the folks behind TradeMachine Pro, and recently their CEO suggested a webinar specifically for Slopers. I’ve published one of their recent trade ideas below, but most importantly, please email me if you’d like to be notified of the online webinar they are going to put together (you don’t have to type any message; just click ‘Send’ since I just need your email address). Anyway, here’s their post:
Recently we wrote on The Exact Bearish Trigger in Nvidia. Today we look at the other side for Amazon.(more…)