Archive for January, 2012
Job Creation Under Obama Has Actually Been Solid
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 31st, 2012 at 10:54 pm, Comments: 0
While the unemployment rate has stayed stubbornly high, private sector job creation under Obama has actually been solid. To compare, lets take a look at private sector growth under George Bush vs private sector growth under Barack Obama.
Waiting For a Treasury Sell-off?
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 31st, 2012 at 12:52 am, Comments: 0
Lots of people have been waiting for a treasury sell-off ever since the big run up back in August 2011. However, as I noted a few months back, I did not expect a bond sell-off anytime soon.
Two Trend-lines To Watch
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 29th, 2012 at 11:10 pm, Comments: 0
The Dollar and Euro have been moving in opposite directions for the last three weeks. What can this Signal?
Know The Tendencies Of Your Stock
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 26th, 2012 at 11:24 pm, Comments: 0
As a trader, one of the most important things to know about the stocks you are trading is the tendency of each stock. This only comes with screen time and research. By research I do not mean knowing the earnings, sales, and fundamentals of the company. Rather, it is knowing what I call the stock’s “Statistics”.
A Potentially Bullish Long Term Development
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 25th, 2012 at 11:39 pm, Comments: 0
As I was reading the latest post over @Bclund’s blog today, I saw a ~20+ year chart of the Dow Jones Industrial Average ($DJIA) and it got me thinking. I saw a potentially bullish long term development taking place.
Knowing When To Scalp
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 24th, 2012 at 12:22 am, Comments: 0
I love using relative strength and weaknes. But I don’t use it only intraday, I use it on longer time frames as well…
Gold Is Set To Collapse
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 21st, 2012 at 2:28 am, Comments: 0
Gold is Set up to collapse….Another down leg is in sight.
Using Relative Weakness To Find Trades
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 18th, 2012 at 10:51 pm, Comments: 0
One of my favorite go to day-trading strategies is finding relative weakness in the first hour. Usually when the market is showing strength, and a specific stock is trending down, expect it to trend down for the rest of the open, if not day.
The Dollar Still Looks Bullish
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 17th, 2012 at 1:50 am, Comments: 0
The Dollar Still Looks Bullish. It’s hard to be bearish here.
Money In Politics Corrupts Absolutely
Posted by TheArmoTrader on January 12th, 2012 at 10:51 pm, Comments: 0
Money in politics corrupts absolutely. What do I mean by this?
Jerry Khachoyan is currently an undergraduate student at UCLA pursuing a degree in Political Science. He started trading in September of 2008. He concentrates on using technical analysis and reading the tape to enter the best risk/reward trades. The stock market to him is one of the greatest inventions by man.
- Time To Enjoy Some Sam Adams?
- When Was The Last Time The Market Tripled?
- Was That The Dip?
- Are A Few Asian Markets Ready To Breakout?
- Are Treasuries On The Verge Of A Breakout?
- This Is A BTFD Market Until Proven Otherwise
- Small-Cap Underperformance Is Concerning
- Is The NASDAQ In Need Of A Pullback?
- Is Yahoo Headed Towards A Selloff?
- Should You Be Freakin’ Long Here?
- Stocks Priced In Gold Are Getting More Expensive
- This Is Why Ballmer Just Paid $2 Billion For The Clippers
- Is Gold Volatility About To Ramp Up?
- Is Oil About To Breakout To Higher Prices?
- Is The Bond Rally Really That Surprising?