LATEST INSTABLOGS POSTS

  • The 3 Weakest Dow Stocks
    The short-term weakness in the market internals and the Dow Transportation Average last week warned of a correction, and these three Dow stocks look especially vulnerable, writes MoneyShow's Tom Aspray.The failure of the market internals like the Advance/Decline line to make new highs last week... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012 CAT, AXP, AA
  • Ten Year Treasury Is The Face Of Fear
    This is what global fear looks like:(click to enlarge)Wait until it crosses 1.40%.Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.
    Jul. 23, 2012
  • Yankee Ingenuity And The Bond Gorilla
    If I believe anything in life it's that Americans don't take losing sitting down. We try, try, and try again. I am tired of talking about how bad it is. We all know the lowdown and it's not good, but I don't want to hear about how bad it is, I want to know how we are going to fix it. If Medicaid... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012
  • Summer Grind
    When the stock and bond markets go quiet in the middle of the summer, traders get bored and take time off. How do we know people are taking time off? The first thing we check is Globex volumes; back a few weeks ago the ESU was doing 350k to 400k contracts a day (per open) and yesterday was only... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012
  • Vote Of No Confidence: A Call To Investigate The National Futures Association
    If you have been following the blog, or know anything about Attain, then you know that last week, the industry was rocked by the revelation that Russ Wassendorf, Sr., CEO of FCM PFGBest, attempted to commit suicide, leaving behind a note that indicated he had been falsifying bank statements... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012 C, CCC
  • The World Is Changing Minute By Minute
    We are witnessing a seismic shift in global affairs. The shake-up is a perfect storm of political, demographic and technological change that will soon make the world as we have known it for the last 30 years almost unrecognizable.Since the mid-1980s there have been a number of accepted global... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012
  • SPY Defined Risk Volatility Capture Program: A Demonstration On How It Works.
    The opening trades for SPY Defined Risk Volatility Capture Program: a demonstration on how it works.Each morning, before the opening, I will post an updated summary of the program. This will include all the changes I plan to make to the existing positions. Also, I will outline the most probable... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012
  • FMNB,RDI,ENZN And MXL Sell Signals
    This morning I deleted Farmer's National Banc Corp (FMNB), Reading International (RDI), Enzon Pharmaceuticals (ENZN) and Maxlinear(MXL) from the Barchart Van Meerten Speculative portfolio for negative price momentum. Hourly trading charts:Farmer's National Banc Corp (FMNB)Barchart technical... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012 FMNB, RDI, ENZN
  • Today's All Things Forex Broadcast: EUR, USD, GBP And JPY Weekly Outlook
    In the broadcast today: EUR, USD, GBP and JPY Weekly Outlook. As the new trading week gets underway with risk off on fears about the escalating EU debt crisis, we focus on the EUR, the USD, the GBP and the JPY as the currencies that will take the center stage in the days ahead and explore the... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012
  • Taser International - TASR - Sell Signals
    This morning I deleted Taser International (TASR) from the BarchartVan Meerten New High portfolio for negative price momentum. Hourly trading chart:Barchart technical indicators: 100% Barchart short term sell signalTrend Spotter sell signalBelow its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averagesDown... More »
    Jul. 23, 2012 AAXN