August 22, 2017

Excited for the Week Ahead

For several weeks I have warned of the following: June is also a Triple Witching month. Four times a year stock options, index options and index futures all expire at the same time. The performance of the overall market immediately following June’s Triple Witching has been absolutely horrible in years past. The week after has seen the Dow down 15 out of the last 17 years. Watch to see if the market is overbought going into the week following Triple Witching. If so, this could have the potential for a decent short-term fade to the downside. Seasonality alone is (in almost every case) not a reason place a trade. However, when compared with the current state of the market at the time the seasonal tendency arrives, the probability of a … [Read more...]

Step One

Okay, I have been watching the market behind the scenes ot at least it feels that way. I guess not blogging on a daily basis after doing so for three years while give you that feeling. The hiatus, admittedly has been nice. However,  the anticipation of the new Insider's (being launched ths upcoming weekend, after options expiration) is kiling me. I can't wait to get started with the new strategy offerings and the new, lookand feel of the Insider's Page. The major change will be that I will be posting most of the info I have been posting here for FREE for the last three years in the NEW Insider's Page. This will certainly create more value for the subscriber. 2008 was great for our ETF Extremes strategy and the response has been wonderful. … [Read more...]