Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Halloween Spook for the Bulls

It was Halloween, the last day of October.  I didn’t expect a down day, much less a huge down day.  I had thought it’s the last window dressing day for the year for many mutual funds.  I guess they ran … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Utterly Defeated

This is not going to be pleasant.  It’s going to be my much needed self-defeating whining session before I resort to doing something physically destructive. The EU Sovereign meeting finally came out with a definitive decision on the Greece bail … Continue reading

Posted in Jinx | 7 Comments

The Last Candle I Wanted to See

I have a real bad feeling given today’s candle — a doji with a tail that went deep below the multiple supports, filling the gap in the process.   Nothing else to say. Portfolio Value: $126,300

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Bears Fight Back But Bull Trend Remains

Today provided a much needed relief from my state of being at “all time low”, even if only temporary.   Rumors about postponing tomorrow’s EU Summit, and the fact that MMM and CMI missed earning estimates helped the morning red … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

All Time Low

That just about sums it up for me today — that my portfolio value is at its all time low, as well as my spirit.  No news came out of the meetings in EU over the weekend that meant good … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Game Is About Over

Well, SPY broke through both the August high horizontal resistance and the 200 day EMA, decisively.   I think it’s fair to say that I’ve given bear enough room to state its case.  It’s time to start thinking about pulling … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Epic Day – Tagging the 200 Day EMA

I was right about not getting excited yesterday about the selling.  This morning the market catapulted from SPY’s 50 day EMA (119.29) till nearly the October high.  Then shortly after 3 pm, news came out that Europe sweetened their QE … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment