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  • Tuesday, November 30, 2010 End-Of-Day Update
    For the third session in a row stocks had a down day.  Just like yesterday stock opened weak and had an afternoon rally.  Only today stocks materially weakened in late trading and couldn't finish near their highs.  As a result, we are lowering the support/resistance levels for the... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010 DIA, SPY, QQQ
  • Why Is GM's Stock Higher Than Ford's? (GM, F)
    Is GM’s Stock Really “Higher In Value” Than Ford’s? 1 of 2 Many people have been asking us why General Motor Company’s (NYSE: GM) stock is worth more than Ford Motor Company’s (NYSE: F) stock. We decided it is time to give out a free lesson on value versus... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010 GM, F, Automotive
    Nov. 30, 2010 GOLD, GOLD
  • F5 Networks: Stock Outlook (FFIV)
    F5 Networks Stock Outlook (Nasdaq: FFIV) Going into tomorrow’s trading session longs still have a lot to be excited about. However, there is a pivotal point of support soon to be tested. If you look at the chart below, please note the green support line. If this support line is tested... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010 FFIV, APKT, Tech
  • Investing Lessons from Nelson Mandela
    I was recently in South Africa, where I was reminded of Nelson Mandela’s incredible legacy and amazing achievements. At the time I was also reading a book written by Michael Friedlander (Detecting the Scam: Nelson Mandela’s gift), which is about Mr Mandela’s negotiating skills... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010
  • TRAFFIQ Trading Desk (with OpenX Ad Server) - advertisers can buy real-time audiences
    (From my previous "Predictions - 2011" InstaPost) Maybe (re; consolidation and strange alliances forming), he could be referring to my own (long-held) prediction, that News Corp will be buying a (that) 'controlling stake', in Looksmart? We will just have to wait & see. UHMmm? -... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010
  • For Wednesday
    by TA4U
    First, the results:Last session's score :   15 out of 17 went higher  intraday.See for yourself, before 10h tonite (22h ETD): check for yourself starting with my prior post in this blog.I DARE... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010
     No company or government likes to see their ratings cut; but, over the past three years investors have borne the brunt of delayed rating revisions lower. This was true during the financial meltdown and it's rearing its head again with sovereign ratings. No doubt you're aware of.....READ... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010 SPY, MDY, IWM
  • Oops, where oh where did that billion go?
    Last year I was pleased when Eldorado Gold bought out Sino gold.  I waited for the shares in my brokerage account to convert—and waited—and waited.  Eventually I started badgering my brokerage as to why my shares were not converted.  Many weeks went by and I badgered... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010
  • The Hindenburg Omen Blog - December, 2010
    NOTICE:  A new discussion has been started at February Hindenburg Omen Blog. This is the continuation of a discussion led by reader Albertarocks.  The preceding blog can be read here.  For further reference, see the original post. Disclosure: Long positions in several S&P 500... More »
    Nov. 30, 2010 SPY, DIA, QQQ