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Trader's Almanac: October 4, 2011

|Includes:ACMR, AMAC, AMED, BDBD, BFS, CRMD, ENER, GNET-OLD, GSP, GTIV, HGIC, ICI, INUV, JYN, KCLI, LVLT, MAXY, MFW, OPKO Health, Inc. (OPK), OPTT, OWW, PRA, PRTK, QDEL, RIC, RVBD, SGS, SKBI, SMB, TIF, VHI, WWON, XNY, XUE
For Traders Who Have Full-Time Jobs
and
A MANAGER WHO CONSTANTLY  WATCHES OVER THEIR SHOULDERS DURING MARKET HOURS.
  
                                                 BULLS
Large Insider Trading (Buys): OPK $8.83 mill; VHI $5.66 mill; BFS $6.19 mill.  
New High: SMBL QDEL
Unusual Volume: JYN ICI 
Analyst Upgrades: LVLT
Top Gainers: TSPT OPTT SGS INUV
Oversold Condition: CAST XUE 
 
For Chartists: Technical Analysis Patterns
Channel Up: SMB  MAXY
Reverse Head & Shoulders: MFW  KCLI
Ascending Triangle: PRA HFBL
 
 
                                                          BEARS
Large Insider Trading (Sales): GNET $10.7 mill; TIF $28.6 mill;
New Low:  CRMD ENER OWW SKBI
Unusual Volume: ACMR GSP
Analyst Downgrades: RVBD
Top Losers: RIC AMED GTIV WWON XNY
Overbought Condition: AMAC HGIC
 
For Technical Analysis Chartists
Channel Down:  STEL COHU
Head & Shoulders: MIND TPX NKBP DAR
Descending Triangle: STAN  VNET PM

Date Time Release Impact For Actual Expected Prior
Oct 04 10:00 AM Factory Orders Aug -0.2% -0.1% 2.1%
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EUR/USD                 1.3291
5 YR TREASURY     0.9
10 YR TREASURY   1.8
30 YR TREASURY   2.77