|Day Low/High||188.12 / 193.10|
|52 Wk Low/High||123.02 / 208.66|
There are a lot of questions about my trading today. For example, many ask why would I pare down to small-sized my favorite tech stocks ( , and )? Remember my overriding themes: * We are in a new regime of heightened volatility - in a market without...
Today is a great example that in a market dominated by momentum based strategies and products... "buyers live higher and sellers live lower." Though I am enamored with all three of these stocks, I am taking a calculated risk that the recent sizable ...
Its been an active morning: * Two tranches of ( $289.05 and $289.68) and ($182.05 and $183.35) shorts * Bought more on the opening at about $30 off of the SEC news * Added to short at $193.30 * Shorted more at $130.70 * Sold some $1850 (+$46 on the ...
I have added to my Apple short at $190.30 this afternoon. I have reduced my Amazon position from large to medium sized at $1801. (Having added considerably early in the week at between $1680 and $1710). I have also lowered (from large to medium size...
At a certain point these FAANG names are going to turn around.
Benioff is getting behind calls for regulation of Silicon Valley giants.
* My expectations for a Fed pause and cut now seems likely "The lesson to learn is this: The monetary policy of ever lower interest rates is not the solution to problems caused by a low interest rate policy in the first place. In the short-term it m...
Dealing with fears around the trade war with China and antitrust investigations, investors should know not only if customers are doing well, but also who a company's customers really are.
Comments from China, Mexico and the Fed led the way.
Let's check out the charts of FB today.
Uber is rising as analysts push bullish price targets.
Now the stocks have to suffer. They're just plain out of luck until the government agencies lose or modify things to drive numbers down.
Simply put, traders at the larger institutions were driven either by risk managers or simple fear out of FANG and information technology, and into anything else.
We will be dancing around to headlines today -- and with the indices and stocks oversold, the buyers will be trying to catch some short-term upside.
If spun off, Waymo would offer a significant challenge to Tesla's ambitious self-driving efforts.
Although I would consider this a very speculative, very aggressive buy, it is one of the few charts and ideas which appeals to me today.
What happened to the business president? I think what happened is that the polls are showing that whatever the president is doing is working.
Mr. Market is now looking a lot like Nov 19, 2018. That week it took one more BAD day before we reversed - but that was the day 11/19/18 that the momentum stocks finally got crushed - just look at , for example, now versus then.
* Some fine tuning! * is now +$4 from a week ago (and +$1.40 on the day). I will now move from very large to medium sized. * I added more at $162/share just now. * I sold half of my for a small gain and will be out at day's end (as I hate these poor...
Is there a legit case against Alphabet? As an investor, fortunately, I abandoned GOOGL when they had been criticized for not being helpful to the Department of Defense.
Regulators worldwide are looking to rein in Alphabet's business model.
It's a good market for scalping but not a good time to be building big position trades.
* And now, unemotionally, on the long side In addition to my bond shorts adds ( short, long), I've also added to , and today. I have also taken a small trading long rental at $172.05 as I feel a recovery in FANG will move the Nasdaq swiftly - but i...
This strategy, which involves buy-write options, may not be the bravest but is a comfortable one in the current market environment.
Alphabet's troublesome weekend adds anxiety for shareholders.
Also, the Department of Justice reportedly could be preparing an antitrust probe into Alphabet's Google unit.