Monthly Archives: August 2011

Resistance met in Stock Indexes

We reached some decent resistance in S&P at the 1210/1211 level . 12,425 target hit as well in the Dow Futures.
Not saying the top

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Before Bernanke Speaks

Tomorrow Bernanke Speaks.
My guess is it will be a non-event.
Unless things un ravel more, and i define unravel, as unemployment accelerating above 10%

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Thursday 8/25/11


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Just 6 Days Left in August- I’d sit tight

I wrote before how the month of August is typically horrendous for volatility. Program traders with their “disruptor” programs push thin markets around.
I found

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Friday 8/12/11 Live From Trading Floor at the CME


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Dow Futures Resistance at 11,300 and 11,575

In the Dow futures, the recent high was on July 22nd at 12,750.
The low of the move was 11,401 on Tuesday Night.

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USDA Bullish for Corn and Beans

The call sides of the straddles will be worth a chunck today.
Corn yield estimated dropped almost 7 bushels an acre.
Yield for corn 153

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500 pts higher- 400 pts lower– SERIOUSLY??

More silliness in Stocks as markets try to decide which way to go.. as of this writing its 450 lower in the Dow. S&P’s

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2348 points lower in 13 Days—18% Drop???

On July 22, 2011 we had a high tick at 12,749 in the Dow Futures. Last night’s low at 10,401 came at around 2 AM,

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High Frequency Trading Is Destroying Liquidity

Enough Already!
On Friday, Aug 5, 2011, we processed 1 trillion bytes of data for all U.S. equities, options, futures, and indexes. This is

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