Entering text into the input field will update the search result below

Diary of A Day Trader© : April 15, 2011 "The Week That Wasn't"

Apr. 15, 2011 7:55 PM ET
Please Note: Blog posts are not selected, edited or screened by Seeking Alpha editors.

In an effort to extend my Italian holiday one more day, at least symbolically, I jumped on my Cervelo after the market close and pedaled down to Manhattan Beach, CA., about 10 miles south of my house. Cycling is the second best release of stress I know, and it's a good time to take stock of the week that was, Ipod bumpin. Despite the intended goal of relaxation, my competitive spirit on the bike path usually gets the best of me. Essentially, I try not to let anybody pass me. If they do, I give chase for a while, and almost always leave them behind. Not so today, as some dude on a creaky old orange metal Cannondale, with calf muscles twice as big as Popeye's biceps after a bushel of spinach, zipped on by me. I gave chase and briefly passed him. But he gradually wore me down, passed me again, and left me in his wake. Which very much reflects my trading week: chasing profits, getting ahead, then giving back. Sometimes that's the way it goes. Until Monday, arrivederci, have a great weekend, and remember to keep LFVN, FEEC, ICLK, STVI and HHWW on your tradar (trading radar) screen.

Seeking Alpha's Disclosure: Past performance is no guarantee of future results. No recommendation or advice is being given as to whether any investment is suitable for a particular investor. Any views or opinions expressed above may not reflect those of Seeking Alpha as a whole. Seeking Alpha is not a licensed securities dealer, broker or US investment adviser or investment bank. Our analysts are third party authors that include both professional investors and individual investors who may not be licensed or certified by any institute or regulatory body.

Recommended For You

To ensure this doesn’t happen in the future, please enable Javascript and cookies in your browser.
Is this happening to you frequently? Please report it on our feedback forum.
If you have an ad-blocker enabled you may be blocked from proceeding. Please disable your ad-blocker and refresh.