Tag Archive: six months

Sep 05

Trend Following Update – Exiting Short Dollar

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It looked likely when we exited our long Euro position on Tuesday night that the short Dollar position wouldn’t be far behind, and we got confirmation today, triggering an exit signal for tonight’s open. As of today’s close we were losing $390.00 per contract. This will leave us SHORT S&P, 30yr, 10yr, and LONG NASDAQ, Oil, Gold. Short …

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Mar 14

Lululemon Looks Ready To Go For A Run

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This is a bit more of a speculative long than we would normally take. I say that only in terms of its current position relative to its highs, as we normally like to buy something in a slightly more elevated position both short-term and long-term. Take a look at this daily chart of the last …

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Mar 04

Long Microchip Tech ($MCHP)

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I’ve liked Microchip Tech ($MCHP) for a while but it hasn’t given me the low-risk entry I was looking for, until now. Here’s the weekly chart where you can see the breakout it had from a huge descending triangle last month. Looking at the last six months in more detail on the daily chart below, you …

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Feb 11

Taking Another Bite At Whole Foods ($WFM)

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Whole Foods ($WFM) is another one of those stocks that gives you that Peter Lynch “invest in what you know” moment where from either experiencing or seeing the company’s products, or just hearing others give glowing reviews, you want to see what all the fuss is about and buy the stock. They’ve opened a store …

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Feb 02

Adding longs in $GMCR, $OCN, $ARUN

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Just looking over a few charts this weekend, here’s 3 names that caught my attention that I want to add on the long side. You’ll always get pretty straightforward analysis from me, nothing too complicated, just tried and tested setups for good risk-reward trades.   Green Mountain Coffee ($GMCR) I like how $GMCR has been …

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