Market is presently in an undecided position

At ETF Trade Advisor we constantly run our algorithms and use our trading experience of over 30 years to find entry and exit positions and to set risk control stop prices. Last week we were getting ready to enter into short positions, but we were not getting sufficient confirmation and, rightly so. This week market is undecided, and it keeps …

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Our most recent results for SPY and SSO

Symbol Position Signal Date Initial Stop Price Final Stop Price Entry Date Entry Price Exit/Stop Date Exit/Stop Price Gain/Loss $ Gain/Loss % Cumulative Gain $ Cumulative Gain % SSO LONG 10/29/2019 $130.50 $140.00 10/30/2019 $133.77 11/20/2019 $140.00 $6.23 4.66% $1,545,980.42 15359.8% SPY LONG 10/29/2019 $299.70 $310.50 10/30/2019 $303.43 11/20/2019 $310.50 $7.07 2.33% $172,408.19 1624.08% SPY LONG 10/17/2019 $295.00 $298.65 10/18/2019 …

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Riding this Bucking Bronco

This volatile market is like riding the bucking bronco! No matter how much volatility, we cannot ignore the trend and, we are prepared to ride it, all be it keep focus on any signs of turn around. That’s our goal for our members and our own money, to ride the trend for as long as it lasts. The S&P 500, …

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Most recent results for ETF Trade Advisor, SPY and SSO

Latest Closed Trades for the U.S. Index Trader System Symbol Position Signal Date Initial Stop Price Final Stop Price Entry Date Entry Price Exit/Stop Date Exit/Stop Price Gain/Loss $ Gain/Loss % Cumulative Gain $ Cumulative Gain % SPY LONG 10/17/2019 $295.00 $298.65 10/18/2019 $298.71 10/23/2019 $298.65 -$0.06 -0.02% $168,482.50 1584.83% SSO LONG 10/17/2019 $127.00 $129.70 10/18/2019 $129.75 10/23/2019 $129.70 -$0.05 …

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The market is an unstructured environment

  If you hold the belief that the financial markets are always right, then think again. It is critical that you make peace with the fact that the market and the world of trading has absolutely no structure. It is very unlike the society, your work, your education or your upbringing.  Logic is irrelevant in the world of trading. The …

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Short Sell setup SPY, buying inverse ETFs

We may very well have another Short Sell position. This buying may dry up soon, setting the formation for another sell off. Make sure you stay tuned both by checking the Member’s Signal page and, staying alert to emails from us. You need to be member to be able to have access to our signals as well as the on …

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Our recent trade results

Here is table of the historical trades for last 5 round trip trades this year with the most recent ones in bold font: Symbol Position Signal Date Initial Stop Price Final Stop Price Entry Date Entry Price Exit/Stop Date Exit/Stop Price Gain/Loss $ Gain/Loss % SPY SHORT 09/26/2019 $299.74 $288.00 09/27/2019 $297.83 10/03/2019 $287.81 $10.02 3.36% SSO SHORT 09/26/2019 $130.00 …

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The inevitable slump and the excuse for sell-off

Here are the narratives of the reason for the slump today: The ISM’s September survey on manufacturing firms registered at 47.8%, down from 49.1% in July, below the 50.2% predicted by economists, below 50% indicates contraction. This was inevitable and the pro-traders just used the ISM report to sell. As you all know we do not care much for the news. …

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Our Thoughts on Emerging Markets Pricing EEM & EWZ

Emerging-market equities (EEM & EWZ) are often able to achieve dramatic gains even when U.S. equity indices have already begun what will eventually become a bear market, much like in 2007-2008, emerging market equities still usually decline on days when U.S. equities experience significant losses but not to the same degree. However, when they rebound it is much stronger than …

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IWM is underperforming SPY

The repeated underperformance of small-cap equities versus their large-cap counterparts is alarming. The Russell 2000 has been dramatically underperforming, as IWM (the ETF which replicates Russell 2000) has not been able to reclaim the net new high. This new high, at $120.64, was reached just after the March 7, 2014 U.S. employment report in the pre-market session. Since then IWM …

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