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I'm a swing trader of momentum stocks with a holding period of anywhere from a few hours to a few months. I run a number of screens to locate the strongest/weakest stocks out there, using technical analysis to determine my entries and exits. Trying to calculate the intrinsic value of stocks in ...more


It's An Option Buyer's Market
Without a thorough understanding of the behavior of stock options, it’s not just possible to lose money buying options on the right stock at the right time, it is actually very common. What you need to know.
Dow Jones Observations
While it's impossible to know if the markets are going to ever correct again (slight sarcasm), one can't deny that the strength of the recent move is deteriorating.
S&P 500 Stretched Like A Spring
Stock prices tend to act like a spring. The further they are stretched to their limits, the further they tend to snap back in the opposite direction.
The US Dollar Remains Stubbornly Bullish
The dollar stubbornly refuses to fall, even though it too (like crude/bonds) is very deep into its Daily and Investor Cycle timing. Technically it is weakening, as seen within the indicators on the chart below.
Stairs Up And Elevator Down?
This reflex, counter-trend Cycle move has now added 180 points in 10 sessions, more than eclipsing the 17 session fall that preceded it. They often say that equities take the “stairs up and an elevator down,” which is why I find it very difficult to respect a move of this magnitude.
Crude Has Likely Hit Rock Bottom
In the past, we’ve discussed at length the structural problems facing Crude. So the pressure the energy markets are under, both from the demand and supply sides, should come as no surprise.


Latest Comments
Could QTMM Be The Next PLUG?
8 years ago
Because often the charts tell us what we don't know. Was Plug's business as viable when it was under a buck? Probably not. The chart was the early warning sign that this was about to have a big run.
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Lead Trader
Ditto Trade, Inc.
October 2013 - Present (9 years 10 months)
Through Ditto Trades technology and in conjunction with the stock picks from tradewithZEN, subscribers can no automate their trading based on their preferences so they never miss a trade alert. You can trade side by side with me with you choosing the level of automation whether it's a trade being place or an alert to your mobile.
Stock Researcher
July 2012 - Present (11 years 1 month)
Twitter based stock suggestion service helping you identify stocks that should outperform in the near/mid-term. Buying Momentum Stocks Safely - Helping You To Identify Outperforming Stocks In The Near Term Through A Process Of Filtering Momentum And Providing Safe Entries. View my trading results here -->
Managing Editor / Equities Trader
June 1998 - Present (25 years 5 months)
Zentrader started out in July 08′ as a way for me to share my nightly research, provide trade ideas, and keep a trading journal that kept me accountable and systematic in my trading. This experience has been good to me as I have built invaluable long-standing relationships. It’s also been therapeutic for me by helping me organize my thoughts, and I’m finding the longer I trade the markets, the more ways I need to detach myself emotion.
Wall Street Daily Deals
2012 - 2013 (1 year 6 months)
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