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October 2009



Sit Ubu Sit .... Ubu?

October 30, 2009 – Comments (4)

(whispering).... We have secretly replaced Gary David Goldberg's Black Labrador with a large grizzly bear, let's see if he notices

Ubu ??
ROAR !!!!

..... I am just randomly entertaining myself. But this nice bullish compliant rally has been secretly replaced with a (or rather the resumption of) bear market.

Let's see if the dip buyers notice.  [more]



Knock Knock

October 28, 2009 – Comments (11) | RELATED TICKERS: BE , A , R

- (Knock, Knock)
- Who's there?
- .... (scratching)
- Who's there ...?
- (scratch, scratch)
- What the? ... (sound of door creaking open)
- AHHHHHH!!!!!!
- ROAR!! (jaws snapping, claws scraping against wood, etc.)

... What did you expect the bear to say? It's just a bear.  [more]



Homebuilders, Making a Few Distinctions: A Technical Appendix to FB's Newest Post

October 25, 2009 – Comments (11) | RELATED TICKERS: NVR , SPF.DL , XHB

For those of you who don't know who floridabuilder is, he has been a dominant Caps player for years, but most importantly his blog posts on the home building industry are the stuff of legend (well, I don't know if they can technically be called a "legend" since you can go back a re-read all of them, but let's just say they are legendary and held in very high esteem by many :) ) He was one of my earliest favorites in my binv271828 portfolio.  [more]



Thoughts on the Dow/Gold Ratio

October 19, 2009 – Comments (8)

I have talked about the Dow/Gold Ratio (DGR) extensively in the past, and most especially in  The Gold Blog. Gold/Silver/GSMs (and a little Oil for good measure) -   Sep 11, 09.   [more]



Whew! One Crazy week! However I Think Next Week Will Make Last Week Look Like a Walk in the Park :)

October 18, 2009 – Comments (10)

Lots of crazy moves up and down this week. Lots of volatility. And fun was had by all ... sort of ... well, not really :)  [more]



SPX says "Pass Me the Binaca!"

October 15, 2009 – Comments (15)

First, here is the EOD count. And yet another triangle to extended sideways today with no meaningful pullback --- TRIANGLE!! (shaking his fist)

.... continued in comments...



Man SPX, Your Brea(d)th Stinks!

October 14, 2009 – Comments (11)

A few charts to illustrate my point.

All new P2 highs on the SPX, INDU, COMPQ and NDX (RUT just a couple of points shy)!! Dow at 10,000!! Whooo-Hoooo!!!



Sometimes the Truest Points are Made Through Humor

October 11, 2009 – Comments (8)

This is one of my all-time favorite Saturday Night Live sketches -- Global Century Investments: Straight Talk About Today's Market. It was aired back in 2003. I think it is worth watching again now because  [more]



Some Gold Charts and Thoughts

October 06, 2009 – Comments (11)

This post will be an update to The Gold Blog. Gold/Silver/GSMs (and a little Oil for good measure) -   Sep 11, 09. Please read this blog first for my fundamental take on gold and the long term charts and counts from which the shorter term counts shown below are derived.  [more]



If the BDI is a Leading Indicator ...

October 01, 2009 – Comments (17) | RELATED TICKERS: DOW , N

The Baltic DryBulk Index is often cited as a leading indicator. Taking a look at the chart, there is really only one direction that the BDI is forecasting....

.... I will let you make up your mind.


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