About pebblewriter

I left Wall Street in August 2001 (95th floor of World Trade 2...timing IS everything) and continue to trade for fun and profit. I hold undergrad degrees in Math and Econ, an MBA and am a CFA. Which is all to say -- I have no excuse for the miserable mistakes I often make. This blog serves as a means to keep myself honest and my thoughts organized. It should not be construed as advice regarding any particular strategy or security.

Charts I’m Watching: Nov 21, 2017

We had yet another head fake last night, as SPX closed below the latest rising trend line, the channel top and the SMA10.  Traditionally, these are all short-term negative indicators from a technical standpoint.But, of course, short-term indicators can’t compare with the impact of a paradigmatic VIX beat down.  It’s now off 30% since tagging … continue reading →