What We’re Reading

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Seeking Alpha Today's Markets In Asia, Japan +2.0% to 9694. Hong Kong +2.2% to 23684. China +1.4% to 2744. India +1.5% to 18503. In Europe, at midday, London +1.0%. Paris +1.5%. Frankfurt … [Read more...]

An Artificial Something Or A Real Nothing?

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Bear with me here as this is a bit of a "think piece", but I promise there will be some trade ideas later today!  I assume by now that faithful readers of this site don't return multiple times a day … [Read more...]

What We’re Reading

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Friday's Economic Calendar (Seeking Alpha) 8:30 Personal Income and Outlays 9:55 Reuters/UofM Consumer Sentiment 10:00 Pending Home Sales 10:30 ECRI Leading Index Notable earnings before … [Read more...]

Some Housekeeping on Open Trades

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Some Trades that I am closing: FROM MAY 24th 2011: TRADE: COSTCO (82.30) With stock at lofty levels I agree with my Options Action friends and with the stock a little higher I bought the … [Read more...]

What We’re Reading

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S&P Futures: 1316.5    -0.10 Last Updated: 08:34:55 AM   Thursday's Economic Calendar (Seeking Alpha) 8:30 GDP Q1 8:30 Initial Jobless Claims 8:30 Corporate Profits 10:30 EIA … [Read more...]

COST Trade Update

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COST reported this morning, which appeared generally fine on the surface....Conference call starts at 11am. From Bloomberg: Net income rose to $324 million, or 73 cents a share, in the quarter, … [Read more...]