From the Trading Desk

Weekend Update: Bullish Sentiment And Negative Divergence

Stock indexes staged another bullish intraday reversal on Friday with the Nasdaq and Russell 2000 leading the move to the upside. Unfortunately for the bulls, the market’s inability to rally at the start of the day following the bullish post-jobs gap up was more notable. On top of this, the two intraday reversals the past […]

Weekend Update: Resilient Market Continues To Frustrate Bears

When I went to bed on Thursday evening I was slightly disappointed thinking my hedges might miss as the futures were at their lows of the session. By the time the market opened my hedges filled and the market started to sell off which made me feel a little better. Obviously, however, I would rather […]

Top Current Holdings Update: SXE TROX GMED TELL ZIXI OTIV

Reviewing Some Of The Best Current Holdings From The Past Week (TSRO GST EMKR IBTX EVOK EVI CC SODA SXE ZSAN)

Weekend Update: Price Trumps Emotions

This market rally just gets more and more impressive by the day and week. Stocks rallied again on Friday with the market racing higher in the final hour to close at the HOD. Volume might have been lower on Friday but the final hour moonshot in the overall market, with the market already at new […]

Reviewing Some Top Current Holdings

Big Wave Trading Weekend Update: Price Is All That Matters

The past six weeks has been a perfect example of why you should always obey your signals and never obey your feelings or emotions when it comes to trading the stock market for a living. For the past six weeks, I have been nervous about the overall bullish sentiment and the mere fact every major […]

Big Wave Trading Weekend Update

Price action. Price action. Price action. This is what it is all about. When you consider all the noise the past two weeks, there still has been one consistent piece of data the entire time. If you take a look at a daily chart of the SP-500 or the Nasdaq you can see what that […]

Big Wave Trading Weekend Update

A quiet session on Monday with a bullish intraday reversal, strong sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday on heavier volume, followed by quiet consolidations on lower volume on Thursday and Friday. When you are already fully invested, it doesn’t get much better than that. To say that the past week of trading was healthy overall is […]

Big Wave Trading Weekend Update

Stock indexes put in a solid session on Friday. Unfortunately, stock indexes were not able to build off of the momentum that the trading session started with. Instead, stock indexes sold off only to see a decent intraday double bottom turn into a small rally into the close. Still, the fact that the market could […]