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Pivotfarm's picture

Trade Against The Retail Herd 24th Feb

Increasing market volatility is leading to more decisive trading action by traders, with the number of pairs now in the neutral zone at a 3 month low. There are a couple of market moving events today that could have a strong influence on the report heading into the weekend. At 08:30 EST we have US Durable Goods Sales followed by New Home Sales at 10:00, both events have the potential to cause shifts in retail trader positioning.

Leo Kolivakis's picture

GPIF Worried About Japan's Public Debt?

Japan When Takahiro Mitani, Chairman of Japan's $1.4 trillion Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) expresses concern over his country's mounting public debt, you'd better pay attention...

thetechnicaltake's picture

The Rydex Market Timers

Rydex Two consecutive down days in the equity markets must seem like Armageddon.

George Washington's picture

CIA Agent Caught Red-Handed Aiding Pakistani Terrorism?

Did Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service say he was providing Al-Qaeda terrorists with "nuclear fissile material" and "biological agents"?

Reggie Middleton's picture

When Will the Mainstream Media Be Ready To Call The NAR The Sham That It Really Is?

To consistently report an association or group's (whose primary reason for existence is to get people to buy more things) marketing mantra as news and analysis is less than completely accurate, to put it at its most favorable (I had a more direct thought here, but I decided to tone it down). Thus, I query, "When Will the Mainstream Media Be Ready To Call The NAR The Sham That It Really Is?"

williambanzai7's picture


Six seconds BiTCHeZ!

Bruce Krasting's picture


A look at a AAA muni.

4closureFraud's picture

Viewer Discretion Advised | We are Foreclosing on Your House

A Friendly bankster consoles a homeowner who thought was getting a loan modification...

Leo Kolivakis's picture

Wisconsin’s Public Pension Problems?

Dan Bigman of Forbes wants to remind you Wisconsin’s Public Pension Problems Are Your Problem, Too. But are they really or is this more fear mongering?

Pivotfarm's picture

Trade Against The Retail Herd 23rd Feb

EURCHF reverted back into the short zone in yesterdays session, today we have CHF PPI at 03:15 EST which is likely to have an effect on this positioning. After some strong selling in the early part of yesterdays session a recovery ensued in EURUSD, the pair is now in the long zone.

MoneyMcbags's picture

Big Flaps in Mid East May Require Libyaplasty

Tim-fucking-berrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr. Holy shit is it on like...

Econophile's picture

Are You Confident In The Future Of The Economy?

The Conference Board says people are more optimistic. Gallup says they aren't. Who are we to believe?

Econophile's picture

Woe Is Housing

Housing continues to plummet and there aren't a lot of factors that would pull it out of its decline. But, opportunities abound, if ...

williambanzai7's picture

ToNiGHT'S SKY (February 23, 2011/12 PM Eastern Swindler Time)

Brought to you by the Banzai7 Observatory on Mt. Polar Bear...

thetechnicaltake's picture

The Buzzword is Austerity

In essence, the opportunity to enact austerity and fiscal restraint passed a long time ago.

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