Seeking Alpha
  • weed
    If I follow my rules it looks like I'll be buying some $SPY calls near the close. Nervous about current events though.
    2/28/13
    Reply (13)
    • DaLatin: Seems the market sees the sequestration as a done deal.Any can kicking or bipart spin could pop the market.Might work nice. Buena suerte
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    • Perkins Cove: "Call Option - Something people used to do with a telephone in ancient times before e-mail"
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    • DaLatin: Many still do.Nothin like a good broker ! They can save your butt & make U money.I still use a broker & he has my back.Big Bonus 2012 4 him
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    • weed: I gave up on brokers decades ago. The last one used the ol' "I had my mother invest in this" line. His poor mom.
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    • DaLatin: Weed, I don't use him 4 advise or recommedations.I use him 4 executions with instructions.He follows he gets a % .He watches like a hawk :>)
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    • DaLatin: Espicially in the Pre an AH.Very (VERY) hard on my computer to see what he can ! That is where I use him the most & when I lose net I call
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    • weed: Sounds like you're doing it right, bigthinker.
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    • DaLatin: There were no computers when I started and the telephone was a party line you had to crank. I used to give slips of paper !
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    • Perkins Cove: Holy Crap! I thought I was making a joke! Guys....you are all great....and fun!
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    • weed: I remember as a teen, a neighbor took me to Merrill Lynch office where all the old men sat around watching the ticker. Seemed high tech.
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    • DaLatin: That tiker mezmorized allof us.. Was that days Atari
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    • wenlock00: Too high for me, looks like a top.
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    • weed: wenlock00, it does look toppy. Trying to catch a quick bounce, we'll see, I'm testing some trading rules.
      2/28/13