Are We There Yet?

While it would be easy to jump on the P[3] bandwagon right about now (and it wouldn’t take much convincing) a note of caution is in order. A pullback that stalls in the low 1320’s on SPX would leave a pretty well-formed bullish Gartley Pattern (Point B should be 4 points lower, allowing a fuller … continue reading →

VIX Indicates Caution

VIX just completed a very well-formed bearish Gartley Pattern [see last post – Are We There Yet?], indicating it MIGHT have topped at 19.09.   In addition, VIX just bounced off its upper bollinger band, and there’s a shooting star on the 30 minute candle.  SPX is also a few points from completing a bullish Bat … continue reading →

GM Fumbles in the Red Zone

It was supposed to be a great turnaround story, a good cause and a profitable investment, too.  After going public again post taxpayer bailout, GM dropped like a rock despite research report puffery that would have Shakespeare drooling with envy http://in.mobile.reuters.com/article/rbssConsumerGoodsAndRetailNews/idINN1824469820110419?irpc=984 … continue reading →

Are We There Yet?

UPDATE  — 2:00 AM EDT SPX closed down 8.30 at 1329.47, down 3% from the high of 1370.   The Asian markets are mostly flat or mixed, with the e-minis indicating a slight rebound. The weekly charts look abysmal, but there’s still the possibility that we’ll bounce off these levels for one last push.  In addition … continue reading →

Are We There Yet?

Reposted from Thursday, May 12, 2011 While it would be easy to jump on the P[3] bandwagon right about now (and it wouldn’t take much convincing) a note of caution is in order. A pullback that stalls in the low 1320’s on SPX would leave a fairly well-formed bullish Bat Pattern. Point B should be … continue reading →

Back Online!

It only took a week of posting on Blogger for me to crash the entire system! Google assures us the system is back and better than ever.  Posts from Wednesday and Thursday are slowly coming back on line.  I’ll give it till tomorrow morning, then try to repost what hasn’t reappeared.  Lots of action in … continue reading →