Posts Tagged implied volatility

Week Ahead 8-8 and the August Surprise

on 08 8, 2010 | No Comments

Week Ahead 8-8 and the August Surprise

Week Ahead I think everyone understands not to fight a bullish trend, but at some point the manipulation has to stop.  Quite frankly, I have thrown my hands in the air to try to see what is moving

Read More

Short Squeeze

on 07 14, 2010 | No Comments

Short Squeeze

Hopefully everyone read the week ahead last week and agreed with me on the short squeeze that has driven this market.  I think Greenspan coined the term "irrational exuberence" and that is kind of ho

Read More

Week Ahead 7-6-2010

on 07 6, 2010 | No Comments

Week Ahead 7-6-2010

I hope everyone had a nice holiday weekend.  I find that I do more running around then I would like, but it is nice to see friends and family.  I spent most of my day yesterday doing  "chores" arou

Read More

Why Volcone3.0 is Worthless

on 07 1, 2010 | No Comments

Why Volcone3.0 is Worthless

I just sat through the webinar for the Volcone 3.0 and I have to say that Options University is up to its old tricks.  They have produced another version of software that looks better then the last v

Read More

Week Ahead 06-29

on 06 29, 2010 | No Comments

Week Ahead 06-29

Well first I have to apologize for taking a much needed break after being sick.  My wife and I celebrated our 12th anniversary on Sunday.  There is a ton of things that have happened in the past wee

Read More

SKF – Proshares UltraShort Financials

on 06 10, 2010 | 2 Comments

SKF - Proshares UltraShort Financials

To see how we traded it login on right: Details will appear below! Update 8/20/2010 10AM Since our last update, the ETF has sold off to slightly above $19 and rallied back to $22.5 today.  The ma

Read More

Trading Volatility

on 05 13, 2010 | No Comments

Trading Volatility

The CBOE Volatility Index jumped to over 40 last week with the drop in market. I have been a buyer for many months. I never predicted a 1,000 point drop, but it is very clear to see that if the mark

Read More

Shorten Your Trading Time Horizon

on 05 13, 2010 | No Comments

Shorten Your Trading Time Horizon

After the market drops like it did last week, the one thing that a trade has to do it become protective.  By this I mean that you have to assess your portfolio as to what can happen.  I have been sa

Read More

Why Not to Use Stop Loss Orders

on 05 13, 2010 | No Comments

Why Not to Use Stop Loss Orders

Video Below Everyone has heard about the collapse in the market last Thursday.  Magically, the EU decides to create $800 Billion out of thin air to back the countries that are in trouble.  Spain re

Read More

Position Update – COP

on 05 7, 2010 | No Comments

Position Update - COP

In the week ahead from 4-26 we talked about taking profit in a oil stock -COP.  We had uncovered it via an analysis of the oil index and the technical picture jumped out at us. On 4-26, we suggest

Read More

« Older Entries  

Sports Line Analytics