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Zero Hedge

  • !These Are The 10 Most Crowded Long And Short Trades According To UBS
    In this market where fundamentals long ago ceased to matter, and where positioning remains one of the few remaining sources of alpha, investors have been focusing on lists showing the most over and under-owned stocks. However, contrary to the narrati…
    - 20 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 4:08pm -
  • !America 2017 = France 1789
    Authored by James Howard Kunstler via,We are looking more and more like France on the eve of its revolution in 1789. Our classes are distributed differently, but the inequity is just as sharp. America’s “aristocracy,” once based s…
    - 36 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:52pm -
  • !Emerging Markets; Run out of gas again here?
     Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) has received a good deal of positive press for its performance off the 2016 lows. No doubt it has done well, as its is up around 50% off the lows of last year, while the S&P is up nearly 30%. This 18-month rally has ca…
    - 44 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:44pm -
  • !“We are declaring war on cash,” Visa's Andy Gerlt
    Introduction by Vince LanciOriginally posted on Here is yet more proof of what happens when slow, methodical planning, manufactured consent, and corporate influence combine their forces. The result is an unholy union between acad…
    - 45 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:43pm -
  • !3-Month Treasury-Bill Auction Prices At Highest Yield Since Lehman On Debt-Ceiling Concerns
    It seems Morgan Stanley was right when they said "the debt ceiling worries us most," as today's 3-month T-Bill auction surprised the market with its highest yield since the fall of 2008, as investors continue to price concerns that the U.S. governmen…
    - 52 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:36pm -

Afraid To Trade

  • !Is this the Big Beautiful Bullish Breakout for Baidu BIDU
    Is THIS the actual Big Bullish Breakout for BIDU? After a nasty Bull Trap tricked traders in May, price held support in the lower rising triangle trendline, keeping the pattern in play. After three weeks (so far) in a row above the falling triangle t…
    - 54 mins ago 24 Jul 17, 3:34pm -
  • The Top Three Bullishly Trending Stocks above 200 day SMA Scan
    When swing trading, we like scanning for “strong stocks getting stronger.” A simple, effective method for doing so is to identify stocks extended above their rising 200 day Simple Moving Average. Let’s highlight the Top Three Trending Stocks ri…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 5:02pm -
  • General Electric GE Crushes to New Lows in Trendline Arc Pattern
    General Electric continues to struggle with a breakdown to new swing lows this morning. We’ve been discussing this “Rounded Arc” pattern as seen from our July 10 post “GE Struggles with Weekly Arc Lower.” Today, we’re seeing a resolution…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 4:48pm -
  • After Impressive Rally MSFT Hanging Out at the Highs
    You may not see Microsft (MSFT) as a great candidate for day trading, but swing traders certainly have been using it with good results. Let’s chart the recent impressive rally into the current reversal candle “hanging out” at the highs: Microso…
    - 4 days ago 20 Jul 17, 4:17pm -
  • Creeper Emini Trend to New Highs Revealed July 20
    The bulls charge forward, carving out a new all-time high this morning. This afternoon doesn’t look so bullish – but let’s update our chart and note what’s new. Here’s today’s updated Emini (@ES) trading levels for your trades: Bull bull…
    - 4 days ago 20 Jul 17, 3:44pm -

Dragonfly Capital

Trading Goddess

  • Ex-Dividend Stocks for Week Four of July
    Here is our latest update on the stock trading technique called ‘Buying Dividends,’ also commonly referred to as ‘Dividend Capture.’ This is the process of buying stocks before the ex dividend date and selling the stock shortly after the ex…
    - 4 days ago 21 Jul 17, 1:33am -
  • Ex-Dividend Stocks for Week 3 of July
    Here is our latest update on the stock trading technique called ‘Buying Dividends,’ also commonly referred to as ‘Dividend Capture.’ This is the process of buying stocks before the ex dividend date and selling the stock shortly after the ex…
    - 4 days ago 21 Jul 17, 1:32am -
  • Ex-Dividend Stocks for Week 2 of July
    Here is our latest update on the stock trading technique called ‘Buying Dividends,’ also commonly referred to as ‘Dividend Capture.’ This is the process of buying stocks before the ex dividend date and selling the stock shortly after the ex…
    - 12 days ago 13 Jul 17, 4:23am -
  • Whiskey for Your Car Instead of Gasoline
    It may be hard to believe but cars can now run on whiskey, in addition to gasoline and diesel, according to a BBC article. Actually, it is whiskey residue from the whiskey making process called biobutanol. And the best feature is that the automobile…
    - 13 days ago 11 Jul 17, 9:15pm -
  • What Is Amazon Prime Day and Why Should I Care?
    Amazon Prime Day is an annual one-day only global shopping event exclusively for Prime members of Amazon (AMZN), which offer major sales on various items. It is being held today, July 11th, 2017. Here are just a few of the best bargains:Prime Day Am…
    - 13 days ago 11 Jul 17, 9:07pm -

Morpheus Trading Traders Blog

  • !Gold & Silver: Gold Breaks Up As Silver Licks Wounds
    The broad weakness of the U.S. dollar supported precious metals and currencies. Gold has been saved from silver's Flash Crash destiny so far. Below are the updated charts for gold and silver. Chart 1. Gold Daily: Breaking Upside Chart courtesy of tra…
    - 2 hours ago 24 Jul 17, 2:40pm -
  • Weekly Futures Recap With Mike Seery
    We've asked Michael Seery of SEERYFUTURES.COM to give our INO readers a weekly recap of the Futures market. He has been Senior Analyst for close to 15 years and has extensive knowledge of all of the commodity and option markets. Michael frequently ap…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jul 17, 12:00pm -
  • Market Ends On A Weak Note
    Hello traders everywhere. The indexes are ending the week on a soft note after reaching records highs earlier in the week. This is primarily due to General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) falling more than 4% to a 19-month low. Meanwhile, the euro climbed…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 5:24pm -
  • More To Come For This Cannabis Lighting Company?
    Analysis originally distributed on July 13, 2017 By: Michael Vodicka of Cannabis Stock Trades There are millions of square feet of cannabis cultivation facilities being built all across North America. Take Americann (OTC:ACAN) for example. Americann…
    - 4 days ago 20 Jul 17, 12:00pm -
  • Has Yellen Become A Dove Again?
    Janet Yellen’s equivocal remarks at last week’s semi-annual Congressional testimony certainly might make you believe that a rate hike at the Federal Reserve’s July 25-26 meeting is hardly a sure thing. Indeed, the odds of that happening are a l…
    - 5 days ago 19 Jul 17, 12:00pm -

SMB Capital

  • Preparing for Earnings Season
    In this video Mike Bellafiore discusses ways you can prepare for earnings season, highlighting several ideas to better attack stocks.
    - 5 days ago 19 Jul 17, 2:07pm -
  • SMBU’s Options Tribe Webinar: Options Desk Trader John Locke: The M3 Options Trading System
    This week, Options Desk Trader John Locke returns to the Options Tribe to discuss his signature M3 options trading system.
    - 5 days ago 19 Jul 17, 10:49am -
  • [Recording] Live Trader Mentoring with Bella (WEBINAR JULY 13)
    Last Thursday, several lead mentors from our firm presented the various trading styles and coaching techniques that we use to help traders like you get better at their trading game.
    - 6 days ago 18 Jul 17, 6:25pm -
  • Lessons on Sizing
    In this video Mike Bellafiore discusses a firm trader who had a terrific month trading but when it came to bumping up his share size he underperformed. See what advice Mike has for this trader.
    - 6 days ago 18 Jul 17, 2:31pm -
  • Myth #2 of Options Trading
    Options traders who don’t understand options synthetics will often get confused and believe that they can buy a synthetically equivalent trade for “a bargain price”. In this video, we explain why economically equivalent trades will always fill…
    - 11 days ago 13 Jul 17, 3:07pm -

Stock Trader's Almanac

  • Typical July Sells Off After 13th Trading Day
    Today’s softness in the market lines up quite well with thetypical July seasonal trading pattern. Based upon July’s recent 21-yearperformance chart DJIA, S&P 500, NASDAQ, Russell 1000 and Russell 2000 haveall tracked closely to the historic pa…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 6:51pm -
  • Trump-Mueller Showdown Protracted Timeline
    All of the scuttlebutt in DC these days has created a form of gridlock that is keeping any changes at bay and companies and markets like the status quo. But if the situation in the US federal political arena unravels as it did for Bill Clinton in the…
    - 3 days ago 21 Jul 17, 4:15pm -
  • Scotts Gets a Miracle Everyday
    While the stock market continues to hit new highs this monthso does public support for legal marijuana. Back in May during my trip to TheMoneyShow Las Vegas and the onsite CannabisInvesting Event they held there I posted here on ScottsMiracle-Gro…
    - 5 days ago 19 Jul 17, 10:05pm -
  • All-Time Highs Look Out! Lame Summer Rally Foreboding
    A thousand Dow points ain’t what it used to be. DJIA’s 1000-pointgain since the May 17 low amounts to a mere 5%. That’s not that bad all thingsbeing equal. But since the March 1 high DJIA is up only 522 points or 2.5%. Forthe most part, the…
    - 6 days ago 18 Jul 17, 10:28pm -
  • July options expiration mixed
    Since 1982, the Friday of options expiration week has a bearish bias for DJIA declining 18 times in 35 years with two unchanged years, 1991 and 1995. On Friday the average loss is a significant 0.29% for DJIA and 0.31% for S&P 500. NASDAQ’s record…
    - 10 days ago 14 Jul 17, 4:24pm -