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  • Rock228
    Been saying this since Monday, this rally has no legs until we close above $SPY 208.25. Haven't done it yet but today is another day.
    Apr 9, 8:50 AM
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    • Rock228: I mean this is all getting crazy. Japan and China rocket up the worse the data, Euro stocks up 25%+ in 3 months. At some point Central Banks
      Apr 11, 6:31 PM
    • Rock228: will lose all control and it will end very badly but not today. Gotta trade the wacky world we live in not the one we want!
      Apr 11, 6:32 PM
      • Rock228
        Why would anyone be long the US stock market going into a Payrolls closed markets Friday,right before the 1st earnings recession since 2012?
        Apr 1, 3:12 PM
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        • Mark.ca: ....and that is your close above 208.25! It sure took it time to get here.
          Apr 9, 6:05 PM
        • Rock228: Yup and on weak volume but that is how we trade now. No one wants in up and everyone wants out down. Sticking with plan.
          Apr 10, 10:59 AM
          • Rock228
            Bought $UPRO at $139.85 and $SVXY at $68.40 on 3/18-3/20.Sorry for the late update. I am 100% long those instruments until earnings April 7.
            Mar 24, 12:03 PM
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            • Mark.ca: To think that i almost doubled down on UPRO on Thursday....dratz!
              Mar 30, 11:47 AM
            • Rock228: Monday was a head fake, MMs painting end of quarter tape.
              Apr 1, 3:07 PM
              • Rock228
                Sold 33% $UPRO @ $136.38 for 11.2% gain. Bought 60% $SPXU @$35.75.
                Mar 9, 4:08 PM
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                • Rock228: I sold my SPXU for a profit of 2.3% last week at $36.89. Sorry for the late update.
                  Mar 24, 12:00 PM
                  • Rock228
                    200 followers, thanks everyone. Still working hard on mastering my trade strategy going short and long. Getting closer every day.
                    Mar 2, 1:10 PM
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                    • Mark.ca: Congrats!
                      Mar 2, 1:12 PM
                    • Rock228: If/when I start trading full time I plan to become a contributor and post an actual article here and there.
                      Mar 2, 1:12 PM
                      • Rock228
                        True to my word I sold 17% $UPRO at $143.75. Made an 8% profit on that batch.
                        Feb 24, 3:48 PM
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                        • Rock228: By far my least profitable part, I am up 17%+ avg with the rest of my UPRO holdings. http://seekingalpha.com/p/28s8u
                          Feb 24, 3:49 PM
                          • Rock228
                            $SPY THE 1.8% RULE http://seekingalpha.com/p/26qwk
                            Jan 28, 10:24 PM
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                              • Rock228
                                $SPY HOW TO SHORT THE MARKET AND (ALMOST) NEVER LOSE http://seekingalpha.com/p/26qwk
                                Jan 26, 8:18 AM
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                                  • Rock228
                                    $SPY New Instablog Post - DRAWs TABLE And DATA 2004-2014 http://seekingalpha.com/p/265nk
                                    Jan 15, 9:52 PM
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                                    • Rock228: days but Central Banks can give you heartburn so I hedge for now.
                                      Jan 21, 9:14 PM
                                    • Rock228: Holy cow earnings -1% YOY so far!! http://bit.ly/1zCZZGc
                                      Jan 23, 9:42 AM
                                      • Rock228
                                        Bought back in 100% $UPRO at $134.75 for the beginning of year bounce. http://seekingalpha.com/p/22xzx
                                        12/31/14
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                                        • Rock228: We could easily bounce tomorrow but only 1 since 2003 have we bottomed with only 1 wave down. I expect a 2nd wave of selling then you buy.
                                          Jan 5, 9:40 PM
                                        • Rock228: Also the fastest draw is 7 days. We are on day 4. Fastest draw before QE was 13 days. QE has sped up market movement overall.
                                          Jan 5, 9:41 PM
                                          • Rock228
                                            Sold all $UPRO at $138.67. 100% cash now. Will go 100% long Dec 31st near close to catch BOY bounce. http://seekingalpha.com/c/r1b29
                                            12/26/14
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                                            • Rock228: Bought back in 100% $UPRO at $134.75
                                              12/31/14
                                            • Rock228: Lowered my ownership cost 2.8% in 3 trading days. Let's see if we bounce on Friday or at least don't fall ~0.5% or more.
                                              12/31/14
                                              • Rock228
                                                In case no one noticed $XIV is down 30% since July while the S&P 500 hits new highs. Last time this happened was 2007. Something to consider
                                                12/20/14
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                                                • jeezuz30: it to crash, or at least have violent corrections like the one we witnessed in october
                                                  12/21/14
                                                • jeezuz30: also when volatility is low a strategy i started using is selling ATM UVXY puts and buying OTM VXX puts
                                                  12/21/14
                                                  • Rock228
                                                    Bought 50% $UPRO yesterday after the Fed meeting
                                                    12/18/14
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                                                      • Rock228
                                                        Possible med-term bottom very soon. Need up 0.3% or more to confirm and then buy $UPRO ~ 33%. Although China Flash PMI contracted so...
                                                        12/15/14
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                                                        • Rock228: Again, I would not buy until 0.3%+ $SPY end of day happens. Let the market tell you when this batch of selling is over.
                                                          12/16/14
                                                          • Rock228
                                                            MINI-DRAW / CAPITULATION METHOD - Quick N Dirty http://seekingalpha.com/p/244wd
                                                            12/13/14
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                                                              • Rock228
                                                                I went to cash in my VCO 2.1 motif at ~3% SPY draw.
                                                                12/13/14
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                                                                  • Rock228
                                                                    A MUST read on Oil. http://seekingalpha.com/a/1mv29
                                                                    12/12/14
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                                                                      • Rock228
                                                                        Bought some $UPRO near the close $135.55. Buy the dips in December.
                                                                        12/8/14
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                                                                        • Rock228: Not buying again until 3%+ draw and Washout day(s).
                                                                          12/10/14
                                                                        • Rock228: Not out of the woods yet, need follow through on Friday.
                                                                          12/11/14
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                                                                            VIX CYCLES (Calendar & Data) $SPY, $UPRO, $XIV http://seekingalpha.com/p/23odd
                                                                            12/6/14
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                                                                              • Rock228
                                                                                Bought $UGAZ at $11.79, starter position.
                                                                                12/1/14
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                                                                                • Rock228: Looks like your warm weather theory works! UGAZ is 2.5% of my Port now. 4 times I made big bucks and this time losing. I can wait awhile.
                                                                                  12/21/14
                                                                                • Rock228: Deflation is real and it is big time in the global economy. Nat gas is domestically priced and used so i thought it wouldn't fall as much.
                                                                                  12/21/14