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SP500 Fakeout & Market Trend

Sunday Sept 20th, I think it’s safe to say that everyone knows the markets are manipulated… but during options expiry week we tend to see prices move beyond key resistance and support levels during times of light volume which triggers/shakes traders out of their positions. Trading during low volume sessions Pre/Post holidays for swing traders […]

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High Volume Resistance Plagues Precious Metals, Oil & SP500

Sunday Aug 29th, 2010 Last week was a relatively strong week for stocks and commodities. Although the SP500 closed slightly lower on the week the price action Friday was strong. The recent pop in commodities has everyone feeling good and bullish again and we all know how the market works… When everyone is feeling good […]

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The Stealth Greek Of Options Trading: Vega

By: J.W. Jones In my previous missives on the Greeks of the option world, we have spent most of our time focusing on Theta and Delta. In the real world of option trading, option prices are the subjects of three primal forces: price of the underlying, time to expiration, and implied volatility. Delta and theta […]