The HFT Melt Up Is Back

Well, we had a two whole days of HFT-free markets. That was about all we could ask for. And now, like evil German-sounding robots from the future, they are back. The market is melting straight up without interruption, and without any volume. Retail is now completely out of the market, and our advice to everyone is to stay out and let the computer blow themselves up again. In the meantime, please don't ask how and why Goldman and JPM can both have a perfect quarter. The chart below says it all.

Note the V'ohlewmm