One of the biggest beneficiaries of the Powell Surrender has been the high-yield bond fund, symbol HYG, shown here.(more…)
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I’m short a lot of stocks right now, but I wanted to share with you a specific subset of them that have two common properties: (a) they have all failed very long-term ascending trendlines (b) they all have very clean tops.(more…)
I have 52 short positions, one of the better ones this morning being Micron Technology. Its past behavior seems to suggest an eventual move down to principal support.
I follow financial stocks closely, and one which stands out to me as a particular under-performer is Cigna (symbol CI) shown here.(more…)
There’s a lot of talk today about Tesla – even more than usual – because of the Big Conference Call everyone was so excited about last night. Well, it turned out to be a nothing-burger with cheese on it, since all they said was that they were lowering prices (again) and would be going all online. The stock, has you can see, has been just wheezing along for years now:(more…)
Here are the eight specific stocks I just shorted, and I’ve also included the stop-loss price I am using for each position captioned beneath each chart:(more…)