A Day Trader’s Dream

sspencerGeneral Comments, Steven Spencer (Steve's) Blogs4 Comments

You couldn’t ask for anything more than AAPL provided today. A selloff that began in the premarket from 208 that ended when a large buyer began accumulating at 203.40. An uptrend that once above 208 offered more than five points of upside. And a downtrend into the close that began with a hard down move through 211 and ended from … Read More

A Missed Entry

sspencerGeneral Comments11 Comments

All experienced traders understand the importance of a proper entry. Opening a position at the right price is usually the difference between a large chop and a small loss. Just ask Dov Bar about his first three entries in GS today. All small rips because the entries weren’t that great (he might say different). When he got a great entry … Read More

A Technical Lesson from JToma

ajamesGeneral Comments, Jeff Tomasulo's Blogs3 Comments

News of lower than expected jobless claims resulted in a quick pre-market spike then sell-off in SPY today. However, on the open it rallied and proceeded to break through the 95.50 resistance level (peaking at 96.11) in the early afternoon. As the end of the trading session neared, sentiment reversed and SPY sold off hard into the close, finishing at … Read More