Update

Another amazingly bullish day. New Dow record, 10 straight up days, S&P (a much more broad based index, the most used benchmark) within spittin' distance of an all time high. And yet.... CNBC has the new Secretary of the Treasury, Jack Lew, saying nope, no market...

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Know Thyself

As yesterday was one of those dull as dishwater market days and today's action (as of 13:09 CDT) looks just as dull, I thought I might elaborate a bit on my introduction and perhaps share a few thoughts about understanding one's self as a trader or investor. That old...

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Update

The Dow closed 22 points higher for the first 9 day winning streak since 1996! Absolutely, bloody amazing. I think we are seeing the Mother of All Short Squeezes combined with pure panic on the part of the money managers that have left money on the side lines. Feels...

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Hello!

Hello! Let me say that I am happy to be here, beginning this new enterprise. I am here to educate you on all things financial with a strong emphasis on options, their theory and working method. If I happen to entertain or outrage you along the way, well then that's...

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Market Commentary

Sometimes social/political stuff thrown in for good measure