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Lest We Forget, It's Tuesday

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With an hour left in the trading day and stocks surging impressively on absolutely no positive catalyst whatsoever (hawkish inflation, dismal housing data, Baghdad under attack, Ukraine terrorism) apart from higher bond yields, we thought a gentle reminder of what day of the week it is would help those looking for some sanity in the entirely rational "markets" that are not only unrigged by HFT but are also unrigged by massive insider trading...

 

 

h/t @Not_Jim_Cramer

 

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Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:08 | 4866275 JRobby
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Pump

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:47 | 4866417 spastic_colon
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the positive catalysts are that its fed week and after that the world cup doesn't end until july 13th....gotta get all those patriots safely home.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:08 | 4866278 LawsofPhysics
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Paying us tuesday for all the hamburgers they fucking stole...

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:11 | 4866287 disabledvet
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Tesla and Solar City!

"Von Manstein has breached the defenses. The French short sellers are fleeing for their lives!"

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:13 | 4866292 mt paul
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twos day

 

buy 2 ounces

instead of one

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:14 | 4866294 NOTaREALmerican
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If (day == 2 ) {buy(it.all)} else {next}

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:26 | 4866327 Say What Again
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I found a small bug in your code.  Here is the new version

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.

If (day == 2 ) {

  buy(it.all)}

else {

   Reserve(Table.Scores);

}

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:14 | 4866296 starman
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Pump and jump?

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:18 | 4866304 CrashisOptimistic
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(Points at USD/JPY)

Ahem.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:19 | 4866305 Dazman
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These things probably become self-reinforcing (until they become self-destructive). I mean, if you knew it always goes up on Tuesday's, you'd go long too on Tuesdays.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:37 | 4866374 undercover brother
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It's THE LEVITATOR algo.  designed to stop short sellers from piling on.   traders get stopped out probably twice, decide the market is nuts, and stop trading, which is why the volume dies in the afternoon.  

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:46 | 4866402 Rainman
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Me no never be Wimpy on tuesday..fuck, this is 2 EZ !

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:53 | 4866446 TheRideNeverEnds
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Besides the fact that today was guaranteed to be up what with it being Tuesday you also have the fact that Yellen will be goosing the market higher tomorrow with whatever she says.  Tomorrow its 100% that we go sharply higher so buy em now while its still a dip cause tomorrow you will be back to buying the fucking all time highs as we cruise past 1950 on our way to 2000.

 

Any idiot can see this market is going much higher.  

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:59 | 4866474 daz
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so.. the big crash day is going to be on a Tuesday... almost sure... :)

 

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 16:12 | 4866519 Baby Eating Dingo22
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How anyone could seriously try to defend or analyze a market that never sees any reason for a pullback as anything but manipulated is beyond me

The question remaining is how the Fed will explain themselves and what words they'll use to explain the market going higher still while the Fed controlled algos do their painting and papering

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 16:41 | 4866647 Goldilocks
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