Thursday, March 31, 2011

Mar 31 2011

Even though the day started with stop (should know better than go long SLW at the open, right?), finished nicely positive with enough wins on both long and short side.

Session Time: Thu Mar 31 00:00:00 2011
[08:42] {Threei}  *(US) INITIAL JOBLESS CLAIMS: 388K V 380KE; CONTINUING CLAIMS: 3.714M V 3.705ME (lowest since Oct 2008)
[08:42] {Threei}  - Prior Initial Jobless Claims revised higher from 382K to 394K
[08:42] {Threei}  - Prior Continuing Claims revised higher from 3.721M to 3.765M
[08:42] {Threei}  - 4 week Avg claims: 393K v 385.3K
[09:04] {Threei}  yawn...
[09:04] {Threei}  is it Earth?
[09:06] {davd} for now
[09:07] {Threei}  hello Earth...
[09:09] {davd} feeling spiritual today?
[09:10] {Threei}  nah, just pretending
[09:10] {davd} like me in synagogue
[09:10] {Natali} gm earthmates :)
[09:10] {Threei}  crispy bacon and pretty females still take first lines in priority list
[09:11] {Threei}  Natali :)
[09:11] {Threei}  bacon in synagogue... now, that's an interesting concept
[09:12] {Natali} but bacon is ahead of females though...
[09:12] {Threei}  age takes its toll... {G}
[09:13] {Threei}  but to be fair, bacon is first in aphabet order
[09:13] {dino} gm all
[09:13] {Threei}  dino :)
[09:16] {Threei}  from all the headlines concerning Europe, it looks to me like it's moving toward to abyss at a brisk pace
[09:16] {Threei}  yet looking at the market you wouldn't ever say
[09:17] {Threei}  is it's half as bad as I suspect, the crash will be mighty good
[09:17] {Threei}  is = if
[09:19] {RonS} buenos dias los hombres y chicas
[09:19] {Threei}  hmmm... I'll take it as hello
[09:19] {Threei}  and exclude myself from chicas
[09:20] {Threei}  just in case, until I get the translation
[09:20] {Threei}  yup... Google says hombre it is
[09:21] {RonS} dndn Medicare approval, x weak, lvs hit on investigation
[09:22] {larisa} gm :)
[09:22] {Threei}  larisa :)
[09:22] {larisa} vad :)
[09:24] {RonS} tsla upgrade running the shorts off the road
[09:25] {Threei}  (PO) Portugal President Silva: Reiterates there is no need for Portugal to request aid, will fight against calls for the country to request aid
[09:26] {jfjf64} yello
[09:26] {Threei}  jf :)
[09:26] {davd} this portugal statement sounds familiar - didnt i hear that every morning all week?
[09:26] {ese} gm
[09:27] {Threei}  yup... and banks didn't need any additional money
[09:27] {Threei}  ese :)
[09:27] {dino} protest too much, portugal
[09:27] {Threei}  she doth, dothn't she
[09:27] {rambler} morning...
[09:28] {Threei}  rambler :)
[09:28] {strider} .
[09:29] {Threei}  good point
[09:29] {strider} thank you
[09:29] {davd} brent at 3 month highs (not broke thru but right up there)
[09:29] {strider} I try to stay on topic.
[09:29] {Threei}  SLW... somehow today it feels like long at the open...
[09:31] {Threei} Long Setup:  SLW  .70 break
[09:31] {Threei}  half lot
[09:31] {Threei}  stop under .55
[09:32] {Threei}  no go
[09:34] {jfjf64} fcx flyin
[09:34] {Threei}  but X dropping
[09:34] {Threei}  disaconnect
[09:34] {strider} hal
[09:35] {Threei} Short Setup: FCX  .70 break
[09:35] {Threei}  invalidated
[09:35] {dino} kub drop
[09:37] {Threei} Short Setup: FCX  .90 break
[09:37] {Threei}  invalidated
[09:38] {Threei}  56 break
[09:38] {nemo} too fast
[09:38] {Threei}  second chance, same setup
[09:38] {Threei}  stop above .10
[09:39] {jfjf64} strider   took  aggresive entry  long  hal   .97
[09:39] {jfjf64} ty
[09:39] {Threei}  wtg
[09:39] {nemo} 1/2 or full
[09:40] {jfjf64} half
[09:40] {jfjf64} ton shares 50.00
[09:40] {Threei}  target about .60 if works
[09:41] {Threei}  half out
[09:41] {Threei}  .87
[09:41] {Threei}  1/4 out .79
[09:42] {RonS} chi pmi now
[09:43] {jfjf64} slb  read
[09:43] {jfjf64} ?
[09:43] {Threei}  95 break
[09:44] {Threei}  keep shares reasonable, thin one
[09:45] {Threei}  *(US) MARCH CHICAGO PURCHASING MANAGERS INDEX: 70.6 V 69.7E
[09:46] {Threei}  Wal-Mart Stores Inc CEO: US consumers face "serious inflation" in the months ahead - USA Today (update)
[09:46] {Threei}  - Walmart is seeing cost increases starting to come through at a pretty rapid rate.
[09:46] {Threei}  - Labor costs in China and fuel costs for transportation are weighing heavily on retailers.
[09:46] {Threei}  - Every single retailer has and is paying more for the items they sell, and retailers will be passing some of these costs along.
[09:46] {Threei}  - Major retailers such as Wal-Mart are the best positioned to mitigate some cost increases.
[09:46] {Threei}  SLB is holding well
[09:47] {jfjf64} yes
[09:47] {Threei}  finally FCX
[09:47] {Threei}  out .65
[09:47] {jfjf64} aggressive entry
[09:47] {jfjf64} ?
[09:48] {Threei}  SLB? nah, very strong 95 offer
[09:48] {Threei}  try to grab last shares at it
[09:48] {Threei}  when it melts down
[09:48] {Threei}  with limit about 3 cents above
[09:49] {strider} ,95 long
[09:49] {strider} }?
[09:49] {jfjf64} dont lk bolinger band coming dn
[09:49] {Threei}  with these huge walls at the important resistance, if not taken stock tends to drop fast, trapping aggresive entries
[09:49] {Threei}  $95 strider
[09:49] {strider} k
[09:49] {Threei}  no point
[09:50] {Threei}  fine or otherwise
[09:51] {Threei} Long Setup:  SLW  .50 break if stays above .40
[09:51] {nemo} oh crist...forgot about mkc from yesterday out .66
[09:51] {Threei}  early onset of Alzheimer?
[09:52] {nemo} buck on half shares
[09:52] {nemo} rimm bottomless
[09:54] {Threei}  looks bouncy
[09:56] {Threei}  LUNA
[09:56] {Threei}  rambler.. your kind
[09:56] {Threei}  Luna Innovations, Inc. Luna Innovations and Intuitive Surgical extend relationship through 2011- has agreed with Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG), to extend its development efforts under its development and supply agreement with Intuitive towards further integrating Lunas shape sensing technology into Intuitives products.
[09:56] {Threei}  momo
[09:58] {ese} la luna e bello  ehhhhh!!!!
[09:58] {Threei}  what's with foreign languages today
[09:58] {Threei}  I am about to switch to Russian
[09:59] {nemo} factory orders coming
[09:59] {Threei}  LVS is getting killed
[10:00] {Threei}  (US) FEB FACTORY ORDERS: -0.1% V 0.5%E
[10:00] {ese} my wife and i study Italian every wednesday night
[10:00] {RonS} snagged luna .60 to .90  thanks guys
[10:00] {dino}  gj
[10:00] {RonS} omg
[10:01] {ese} that would fun for a day vad....can see it now......."wha da ya mean sell.....crap i thought that meant buy!!"
[10:01] {RonS} ese, what's his name?...
[10:01] {jfjf64} slb
[10:02] {Threei}  nice ron
[10:02] {ese} good none ron....nervy.....well done
[10:02] {nemo} wow gold
[10:02] {Threei}  you caught it jf?
[10:03] {jfjf64} nope
[10:03] {Threei}  ok... see why "reasonable shares" comment?? :)
[10:04] {nemo} oy frickin vay
[10:04] {jfjf64} yes
[10:04] {RonS} ya know w/ the isrg freaks this luna could really go
[10:04] {Threei}  what the deuce?
[10:04] {Threei}  SPY, GLD
[10:05] {ese} see.....nemo and vad....those are other languages....cool!
[10:05] {nemo} [10:02] {nemo} wow gold
[10:05] {Threei}  babilon comes to mind
[10:06] {Threei}  babylon too
[10:06] {RonS} baboon too
[10:06] {nemo} leave vad's kids out of it
[10:06] {RonS} hehe
[10:06] {Threei}  hey
[10:08] {ese} L tsla .53 sm
[10:08] {Threei} Short Setup: RIMM  .10 break
[10:08] {rambler} LUNA does look good Vad...
[10:09] {Threei}  if stays under .20
[10:09] {Threei}  way late rambler... was available at .34 at the time of alert
[10:09] {Threei}  2.34
[10:09] {dino} kmx sm l .10
[10:10] {rambler} getting teens out of bed.....missed it
[10:10] {ese} 3 am this morning morgan stanley gives it the over wieght target of 70 bucks.....its a 27 dollars stock...but the market is stupid enough to buy into it
[10:14] {Threei}  Boeing Co WTO issues ruling that Boeing did receive illegal subsidies from the US Govt
[10:14] {Threei}  BA no reaction at all
[10:14] {ese} out tsla .88 +.35 on 300shs......man that felt like dino through and through
[10:14] {RonS} been going on for 50 years
[10:15] {gregns} thks dino, kmx
[10:15] {dino} out kmx .40, +.30
[10:15] {ese} see....what did I tell ya
[10:15] {dino} gj greg
[10:16] {gregns} .13 to .45,, w / partial
[10:17] {RonS} dang, just missed a classic sohu break...
[10:17] {dino} mtor
[10:20] {RonS} is there a twin, tvee?
[10:21] {nemo} MON
[10:22] {Threei} Long Setup:  CAT  .80 break
[10:22] {ese} L vale .28
[10:23] {Threei}  if stays above .70 scalpers, .65 day traders
[10:24] {nemo} careful, just got shaken out in MON
[10:25] {strider} you in,vad?
[10:25] {Threei}  yes, it triggered
[10:28] {ese} out vale .33 +.05
06[10:30] * Threei kicks CAT in the rear
[10:30] {Threei}  hah... did I mix rear and front?
[10:31] {dino} gdi spike
[10:32] {dino} mtor sm l .25
[10:33] {dino} gbx sm l .50
[10:33] {gregns} lvs break of .30 ?
[10:33] {nemo} breaks becoming iffy
[10:34] {Threei}  can't tell really, LVS
[10:34] {gregns} tks
[10:35] {Threei}  can I change my answer?
[10:35] {gregns} cmon , kitty cat
[10:35] {gregns} yup, but it doesn't help
[10:35] {Threei}  why
[10:35] {Threei}  pullback
[10:35] {Threei}  conservative entry
[10:36] {Threei}  btw, CAT stop to .70, scalpers or not
[10:37] {Threei}  see LVS?
[10:37] {Threei}  1:1 on conservative
[10:37] {dino} kmx sm l .05
[10:37] {gregns} yes
[10:37] {strider} 1st target .90 or .95 cat?
[10:37] {Threei}  good questiin
[10:38] {Threei}  let's make .92
[10:38] {Threei}  hit
[10:38] {Threei}  half out
[10:38] {strider} t
[10:39] {strider} yeah
[10:39] {Threei}  stop to .75
[10:41] {rambler} dino , check out daily on CDTI
[10:41] {dino} euphoric
[10:42] {dino} one more spike imo
[10:42] {dino} to .60s
[10:42] {Threei}  offer 1/4 more just above 112
[10:43] {dino} mtor .50 wall
[10:44] {dino} hammer to ice
[10:50] {nemo} took the break of .50 mtor stopped .39 -.14
[10:51] {dino} .50 is a b*th
[10:54] {Threei}  mystery of life that I hope someone one day will be able to explain to me
[10:55] {Threei}  how does someone registers for a trial with username, say abcd, tries to connect as qwer, send angry e-mail when can't connect, and having received explanation asks what the room is for?
[10:56] {RonS} sounds like strider, the early days...:D
[10:56] {nemo} gmcr
[10:57] {strider} new question now:
[10:57] {strider} what is Ron for?
[10:57] {Threei}  lol
[10:57] {RonS} lol
[10:57] {gregns} early days ?
[10:57] {Threei}  lol
[10:58] {dino} cdti, missed
[10:58] {Threei}  another one:
[10:58] {ese} L apo .46
[10:58] {Threei}  registers for a triel, connects for about 2 minutes, goes away, sends e-mail: cancel my service, I couldn't understand anything
[10:59] {Threei}  since there is nothing to cancel, no action follows
[10:59] {ese} ya got yer small investment dere
[10:59] {Threei}  but the next day anoter e-mail comes: I requested cancel the service, why no response?
[11:00] {Threei}  haveing been explained that there is nothing to cancel, guy goes in total rage: what kind of trap is it?
[11:00] {Threei}  makes for great dinnertime stories
[11:01] {dino} the joys of dealing w/the public
[11:01] {RonS} ...well, we were raised not to trust Russians and some never got over it...:)
[11:01] {Threei}  hey, me too
[11:01] {RonS} oh ya...forgot about that...
[11:02] {nemo} gmcr
[11:02] {Threei}  last russian I trusted ended up marrying me... never since then
[11:02] {ese} rotflol.....
[11:02] {RonS} that is funny
[11:03] {dino} 3 rings of marriage, engagement ring, wedding ring, suffering
[11:03] {Threei}  lol
[11:03] {dino} out gbx flat
[11:04] {dino} did not like break of .50
[11:05] {dino} tricked me
[11:07] {Threei}  US) Speaker of the House Boehner: not too interested in making a budget deal with moderates that would excludes conservative allies
[11:07] {Threei}  (EU) ECB's Wellink: It is not the ECB's responsibility to fix issues in banks' finances- Notes that some Ireland banks will need to shrink or merge
[11:09] {dino} out mtor .55, +.30
[11:10] {Threei}  nice
[11:10] {ese} nice dino
[11:10] {RonS} in kmx .96
[11:11] {dino} ty
[11:12] {dino} push it up for me ron
[11:12] {RonS} nedd ese size for that...
[11:12] {RonS} need
[11:12] {dino} lol
[11:16] {ese} for what?
[11:16] {ese} apol?
[11:16] {Threei}  KMX
[11:17] {Threei}  will be easier to decipher your messages if you capitalize symbols, guys
[11:17] {jfjf64} naaa
[11:17] {jfjf64} LOL
[11:17] {ese} ahhhhhh i got it
[11:18] {ese} ha ha ha ha
[11:18] {Threei}  whatever.. :) but I did kick KMX for ya
[11:20] {dino} vad always making rules, reminds me of a politician :O
[11:20] {ese} ouuuuuuuuu.......duck!
[11:20] {Threei}  just one dino... no broccoli
[11:20] {Threei}  the rest is free will
[11:21] {ese} hmmmmmmmm  and thats the good stuff health wise
[11:21] {strider} come down south, vad...there's a freewill broccoli church here.
[11:22] {Threei}  that's not an argument with me ese...
[11:22] {strider} and we always serve bacon with broccoli.
[11:23] {Threei}  that sounds fine - just keep broccoli and I am there
[11:23] {nemo} oops, was gonna say TSLA short
[11:23] {Threei}  bacon alone served by pretty females does it
[11:24] {strider} human females?
[11:24] {Threei}  sirens of Titan will do
[11:25] {strider} I'll have my "people" take care of that.
[11:25] {strider} they're used to hearing sirens.
[11:25] {RonS} lol
[11:27] {strider} FCX?
[11:28] {Threei}  looks long to me here
[11:28] {Threei}  with .30 support for stop
[11:30] {dino} semg drop
[11:33] {dino} sm l .75
[11:34] {RonS} semg sm l .80
[11:34] {nemo} quite the spread
[11:35] {dino} yeah
[11:35] {nemo} wonder if it makes sense to let the spread close
[11:35] {nemo} got support just above .50
[11:36] {dino} closed
[11:37] {nemo} really, look at that
[11:37] {strider} FCX now dbl bot
[11:38] {Threei}  seems market droped on this:
[11:38] {Threei}  *(IR) IRISH BANK STRESS TESTS RESULTS: BANKS NEED 24B; Irish Life needs 4B, Allied Irish needs 13.3B, EBS requires 1.5B, Bank of Ireland needs 5.2B- Calls for banks to raise the capital between 2011 and 2013
[11:38] {Threei}  which amazes me... did traders really think EY crisis was over?
[11:39] {nemo} nest support just below .25 on semg
[11:39] {dino} semg stopped -.27
[11:40] {dino} nothing matters 3i
[11:40] {dino} until tomorrow
[11:40] {Threei}  what's tomorrow?
[11:40] {dino} nemo nail .25 sup
[11:40] {dino} tomorrow... it never comes
[11:41] {nemo} see the two tests after the long wick on the daily
[11:41] {dino} y
[11:42] {nemo} I figured that was stronger than the long wick, not sure this will hold though
[11:42] {Threei}  how very Zen
[11:42] {nemo} there is only now
[11:43] {dino} when you have correct answer, let me know
[11:43] {nemo} who you talking to?
[11:43] {nemo} or to whom are you speaking?
[11:43] {dino} u
[11:44] {dino} mtor pullback
[11:47] {Threei}  FCX like charm
[11:48] {nemo} nes support under .10 on semg
[11:48] {nemo} short until 27.80
[11:49] {strider} you enter FCX  after dbl bot or before?
[11:51] {dino} computer crashes
[11:51] {Threei}  .42, right when answered your question
[11:51] {Threei}  [11:27] {strider} FCX?
[11:51] {Threei}  [11:28] {Threei} looks long to me here
[11:51] {Threei}  [11:28] {Threei} with .30 support for stop
[11:52] {strider} shoiuld have stopped out then, no?
[11:53] {Threei}  ?
[11:53] {Threei}  it never lost .30
[11:53] {Threei}  oh wait... that was first trade
[11:53] {Threei}  second one I missed
[11:56] {rambler} bot SYMX  2.84   stop 2.68
[11:57] {nemo} TCK VAD
[11:58] {Threei}  .15 break short
[11:58] {RonS} out kmx .24 +.34
[11:59] {dino} gj, still in
[11:59] {strider} stop tck?
[11:59] {Threei}  above .25
[12:00] {dino} semg drop
[12:04] {nemo} around 27.80 dino
[12:04] {dino} lol waiting at 27.10
[12:05] {nemo} that would be the next level for me
[12:06] {dino} .80 held so far
[12:06] {nemo} could be a weigh station to short into
[12:07] {nemo} or is that way station
[12:07] {dino} dk
[12:08] {nemo} corn went limit up today after the crop report
[12:10] {rambler} MCZ trying to break res at 2.09/.10....
[12:10] {RonS} opened limit up btw
[12:10] {ese} apo stopped .28 -.18
[12:14] {Threei}  TCK 1:1
[12:18] {nemo} guess we should split the difference on semg, Dino
[12:19] {dino} yeah, only thing i think is sm l break of .00, that was resis
[12:20] {dino} but takes cajones
[12:20] {dino} giddy up
[12:20] {ese} L optr .63
[12:21] {ese} opps .64
[12:21] {nemo} well, it's lunch time on a weird frickin' day, not sure breakouts are the play
[12:21] {nemo} volume coming in
[12:22] {dino} trades w/air pockets
[12:22] {ese} would agree with you nemo
[12:22] {dino} .15 wall
[12:23] {nemo} yeah, looking for dramamine as we speak
[12:25] {Threei}  (EU) ECB's Noyer: Monetary policy not influencing refinancing costs for Euro zone countries
[12:25] {Threei}  - Calls for Portugal to continue to fix its budget issues; the larger EFSF and IMF roles can handle any situation that could come up in the EMU
[12:25] {Threei}  any?
[12:25] {Threei}  that remains to be seen
[12:26] {Threei}  wow... MSFT accuses GOOG of antitrust violations
[12:27] {Threei}  never thought I'd live to see that MSFT accuses anyone of that
[12:30] {dino} mtor lod
[12:32] {davd} like BP accusing Union Carbide of pollution
[12:32] {ese} that is a wow
[12:33] {Threei}  or Ghadafi accusing Mubarak of human rights violation
[12:34] {Threei}  no? ok... Ukraine accusing Belarus of corruption?
[12:34] {Threei}  and Russia deciding their argument?
[12:35] {Threei}  whatever... going back to sleep... I don't like you lot
[12:35] {Threei}  girls excluded
[12:40] {dino}  wow mtor
[12:40] {nemo} everybody selling the ipo
[12:42] {dino} out semg .30 +.30
[12:42] {dino} ipo?
[12:43] {nemo} Why can't I get more than 2 day's of charts
[12:43] {dino} not motr
[12:43] {nemo} [12:41] {dino}  wow mtor
[12:43] {dino} not ipo
[12:43] {nemo} mhhhh, only have two days of data
[12:43] {dino} ok
[12:44] {dino} tough to trade that way
[12:44] {nemo} doesn't even come up on FreeStockCharts
[12:44] {dino} break .25 may go
[12:47] {dino} giddy up
[12:48] {dino} ugh semg
[12:50] {dino} out mtor .60, +.35
[12:51] {dino} taking break
[12:54] {rambler} bot MELA to swing...3.54   stop 3.40
[12:58] {rambler} JDSU pops on vol...
[12:59] {ese} out optr .83 +.20
[13:01] {nemo} like FCX short here?
[13:02] {Threei}  if market reverses, sure
[13:04] {nemo} market not going
[13:04] {dino} gj es
[13:05] {Threei}  (EU) Sources say the EU Commission is considering a ban on US-issued credit ratings - Handelsblatt
[13:05] {Threei}  - According to sources, the EU Commission's reform of ratings agencies would require all ratings to be of comparible quality and eliminate conflicts of interest.
[13:05] {Threei}  yup.. let's rearrange the chairs on the deck... maybe Titanic stops sinking then
[13:07] {dino} waiting for the evil speculatrs speech to make the rounds
[13:08] {Threei}  oh yeah, we forgot about those lately
[13:09] {dino} give it time
[13:09] {dino} mbnd
[13:10] {dino} semg drop
[13:11] {Threei}  you took that FCX short nemo?
[13:12] {nemo} no, it triggered before the market started to follow
[13:12] {Threei}  yeah, thought so... demanded too much conviction
[13:12] {Threei}  or too much recklessness
[13:13] {nemo} yeah...and I've been rinsed to death today
[13:13] {dino} hate that
[13:13] {nemo} Yeah, one step early
[13:14] {nemo} having said that if I had cajones, short mcop here
[13:14] {nemo} mcp
[13:15] {nemo} of course, since I'm not going to , it should work great
[13:16] {strider} fcx now?
[13:16] {strider} or not...dbl bot
[13:16] {dino} out kmx .35, +.30
[13:25] {nemo} yeah, would have been rinsed on mcp
[13:26] {rambler} out SYMX  +.16
[13:27] {rambler} out HYGS +.52
[13:27] {Threei}  kicking butt eh
[13:27] {rambler} so far so good...
[13:27] {dino} gj rambler
[13:28] {rambler} tks
[13:32] {RonS} brb...changing diapers...semg +.30 ave ese size
[13:32] {Threei}  lol
[13:35] {dino} gutsy size
[13:38] {Threei}  hence the diapers
[13:38] {dino} pool drop
[13:38] {dino} and bounce
[13:38] {RonS} no water?
[13:39] {Threei}  no, they promised to pour water in only after divers practice dry run for a day
[13:40] {RonS} heard the O went through that training...
[13:40] {Threei}  watching X
[13:40] {Threei}  pulling back to support
[13:41] {Threei}  closer to .50, if we get lucky
[13:44] {kschun} what shit was that...
[13:44] {kschun} ?
[13:44] {Threei}  hey... ladies here
[13:45] {nemo} Haltz Mowl
[13:45] {kschun} sorry, all o.k.
[13:45] {kschun} please excuse!
[13:45] {kschun} :-) Nemo
[13:45] {RonS} and i thought the swiss had no navy...
[13:45] {kschun} X long vad?
[13:45] {nemo} rubber duckies they float in Lake Geneva
[13:46] {kschun} lol
[13:46] {RonS} lol
[13:46] {nemo} boy, was that rinse in MON painful looking at it now
[13:46] {Threei}  I'd like to see SPY turning up to grab X
[13:46] {Threei}  but the idea is here,
[13:47] {kschun} o.k.
[13:47] {Threei}  it pulled back ionto support, bounce canddidate now
[13:47] {kschun} market and internals divergence
[13:47] {nemo} What, market up internals down?
[13:48] {RonS} headline of the day: radioactive milk tastes good
[13:48] {dino} lol
[13:48] {nemo} yeah, if you wake up in the middle of the night, you don't have to turn on the kitchen light to pour it
[13:49] {Threei}  lol
[13:49] {RonS} rotflol
[13:49] {nemo} can't trade for fecal matter today, at least the one-liners are o.k.
[13:49] {rambler} AVL pops on vol
[13:50] {strider} how much fecal matter you want....I'll trade with you.
[13:50] {Threei}  that of course on top of the idea that anyone who wakes up in the middle ofthe night to drink milk, deserves to drink one emanating soft blue light
[13:50] {RonS} where ya been k?: Letter Bomb Explodes in Office of a Nuclear Power Facility in Switzerland
[13:50] {nemo} well, that would be cobalt then
[13:50] {kschun} heavy stuff ron...
[13:51] {nemo} that's exciting for Switzerland
[13:52] {kschun} nope, happens every day :-)
[13:52] {nemo} oh, you must live in Bern
[13:52] {kschun} not far from it
[13:53] {nemo} mos interesting
[13:54] {kschun} stopped on X, tried to play the bounce too early.
[13:54] {Threei}  (IR) Finance Minister Noonan: stress tests are credible and Ireland only has a small amout of credibiity left
[13:54] {Threei}  - debt to deposit ratio is far too big
[13:55] {Threei}  told you wait for SPY
[13:55] {kschun} yep, there was no reason to play it. just could not leave it...
[13:55] {rambler} bot LUNA to swing...2.60  stop 2.49
[13:55] {nemo} MOS dropped Pot should follow
[13:55] {nemo} not much room to support though
[13:56] {kschun} but easy, if I must learn patience like that, I am o.k. with it. Just have to learn from it
[13:57] {kschun} oh and "not far from it"... sorry guys, nothing is from from anything in Switzerland :-)
[13:57] {RonS} gj rambler...big bids coming in...
[13:57] {nemo} ?
[13:57] {ese} had enough for the day all hard to find anything....cya tomorrow  
[13:57] {Threei}  take care ese
[13:58] {kschun} take care
[13:58] {ese} vad K
[13:59] {rambler} out LUNA +.20    took the scalp....
[14:01] {dino} mbnd sm l .65
[14:01] {kschun} nice one rambler
[14:02] {Threei}  X looks ready
[14:02] {rambler} tks...could be more in it...
[14:04] {dino} gj rambler, nice day
[14:05] {rambler} thanks dino, I needed a good one....
[14:06] {nemo} TCK
[14:08] {dino} :)
[14:13] {Threei}  (LB) More senior Libyan officials are seeking to defect - Sky News
[14:14] {Threei}  they phoned the newspaper office?
[14:14] {strider} X long .40 break?
[14:15] {Threei}  looks right to me
[14:15] {kschun} feels right
[14:15] {Threei}  and if pulls back closer to .30, I'd even take aggresive entry
[14:18] {strider} whaat the diddle with spy?
[14:19] {nemo} resistance
[14:20] {kschun} I hope up but it feels down...
[14:20] {kschun} hate to use hope...
06[14:21] * strider slaps kschun around a bit with a large cardboard cutout of Barbra Streisand
[14:21] {kschun} :-) lol - oh not her man  :-)
[14:21] {kschun} please ... :-)
[14:25] {rambler} gotta run....boat chores await.....thanks Vad, cya all...
[14:25] {Threei}  take care rambler
[14:25] {kschun} great eve rambler!
[14:25] {dino} wtg rambler
[14:29] {dino} kmx sm l .90
[14:31] {nemo} this line in sand for spy
[14:33] {kschun} funny again, was about 90% sure market would go down but traded long... nothing to add
[14:38] {kschun} is X forming some sort of inverted head and shoulders?
[14:39] {davd} nice call on x 3i
[14:39] {Threei}  took it off .30?
[14:40] {davd} yes
[14:40] {Threei}  :)
[14:40] {kschun} 2:1 almost, nice job davd!
[14:40] {dino} out kmx .20, +.30
[14:51] {kschun} nice trade on kmx dino, todays hit-ratio for my statistics? :-)
[14:51] {dino} semg
[14:51] {dino} ty
[14:52] {dino} 6/8 with 9th open
[14:54] {kschun} :-) - great man!
[14:54] {dino} lucky
[14:54] {kschun} consistently :-)
[14:54] {nemo} Dino, what did I tell you about that!!!
[14:55] {kschun} so no porblem with your luck my friend :-)
[14:55] {dino} noticed you had some luck nemo, mkc
[14:56] {nemo} lucky I forgot I had it and it was up this morning...yeah
[14:56] {dino} ;)
[14:56] {nemo} having said that dino, it all evened out
[14:57] {dino} indeed
[14:57] {nemo} yeah no sound during flatulation today
[14:58] {patience} never a dull moment here
[14:59] {nemo} arguably colorful
[14:59] {strider} yeah, that's what nemo does for excitement
[14:59] {Threei}  what's got into RIMM
[14:59] {nemo} iwm going to break jeez
[14:59] {nemo} comin' from the hillbilly wtf
[15:00] {Threei}  nemo better refrain from colored food:
[15:00] {Threei}  FDA panel: No causal relationship established between artificial food dyes and hyperactivity in children
[15:00] {Threei}  - Note: A study this week widely circulated claimed to have established a link between hyperactivity and food dyes
[15:00] {nemo} My picture is under the definition
[15:00] {kschun} :-)
[15:00] {nemo} think X short here?
[15:01] {Threei}  can't tell, it lost synch with market
[15:01] {nemo} spy looks short
[15:02] {kschun} agree nemo, just no volume on this little up-move
[15:02] {RonS} bailing now due to quarter's end and w/ a good day in pocket...cya dudes and dudettes...;)
[15:02] {Threei}  take care ron
[15:02] {dino} gj ron
[15:02] {nemo} you didn't say bye to sneeze
[15:05] {kschun} no clue about which direction and doesn't find anything interesting to trade
[15:05] {dino} qihu gives back
[15:05] {nemo} lVS
[15:06] {Threei} Short Setup: RIMM  .80 break
[15:07] {Threei}  just a scalp
[15:07] {nemo} LVS launched
[15:08] {Threei}  US Coast Guard now responding to reports of a oil and gas line rupture in Louisiana following dredging activities, No reports yet of oil leaking - Pipeline said to belog to El Paso Corp.
[15:10] {dino} great, obamination will halt all oil in gulf again
[15:13] {Threei}  RIMM stop .86
[15:13] {kschun} RIMM should work, dont think it can hold this level
[15:14] {kschun} market should help this play
[15:16] {nemo} Q's holding
[15:17] {kschun} my cumulative TICK also showing strength... weird day so far...
[15:17] {nemo} matches your personality
[15:17] {nemo} weird ticks
[15:18] {kschun} Du mich auch :-)
[15:18] {nemo} Na ja
[15:19] {kschun} but still confident, remember: vad hit-ratios are extremely lucky all the time  :-)
[15:20] {Threei}  hey, my first trade today was a loser
[15:20] {kschun} if in the past we went out with friends for hitting on girls I must say his hit-ratio still better then my pasts one :-)
[15:20] {kschun}  ones...
[15:20] {kschun} don't interupt :-) LOL
[15:20] {nemo} ah hem...Ich glaube Glueck is nicht ein gute Wort.
[15:20] {kschun} you are the best, belive it or not :-)
[15:20] {Threei}  my fault actually... why try and be cute by going long SLW when on every fence big letters say "first trade of the day is short SLW"
[15:20] {kschun} right nemo :-)
[15:21] {Threei}  RIMM baby
[15:21] {kschun} nice man!!!
[15:21] {Threei}  out
[15:21] {kschun} stop .71
[15:21] {kschun} remaining 1/4
[15:22] {kschun} got hit... sh*. great play vad!
[15:22] {Threei}  thatw as very weird stop trailing
[15:23] {Threei}  way too tight
[15:23] {kschun} agree on this, was confused :-) - happens sometimes
[15:24] {kschun} esepcially when nemo is there and I have to read what he writtes in german :-)
[15:24] {nemo} besser als Bayerisch
[15:24] {kschun} wanted to take .76 before and then target at .63 and trail to .66
[15:24] {kschun} better doing next time
[15:25] {kschun} there you are right my friend :-) nemo
[15:25] {kschun} but bayern is the only acceptable econmical region in germany, so they have my sympathies.
[15:26] {kschun} m√ľnchen should join switzerland
[15:26] {nemo} Yeah, 28 paid holidays and six weeks vacation aren't bad either
[15:27] {nemo} They get Catholic holidays off I had never heard of
[15:27] {nemo} MON looks week
[15:27] {strider} do they have national pederasty day there, nemo?
[15:28] {strider} official catholic holiday
[15:28] {nemo} your favorite holiday
[15:29] {kschun} vad's hit-ratio really is confusing me... everytime I take one of his trades I have problems to keep my stops because hit-ratio is so high...
[15:29] {kschun} don't have this problems with my trades... :-)
[15:29] {nemo} that makes no sense to me
[15:29] {Threei}  hmm?
[15:29] {Threei}  really
[15:30] {gregns} X?
[15:30] {Threei}  what does it mean?
[15:30] {strider} stuff it, ks
[15:30] {nemo} FSLR two way here
[15:30] {Threei}  54 break was it greg... didn't watch at the time
[15:30] {kschun} took 1:1 in OPEN
[15:31] {kschun} your hit-ratio makes me sick - that it means :-)
[15:31] {kschun} no, was kidding.
[15:31] {kschun} it means stops are "the" most important part in trading
[15:31] {Threei}  well, that's OK... I am not your doctor anyway
[15:32] {dino} got booted again
[15:32] {dino} bus stop calls, gonna call it a day, too many crashes. out mbnd .74, +.10
[15:32] {nemo} if you took fslr on short trigger 1:3
[15:32] {dino} thx all
[15:33] {kschun} great eve dino, thanks !
[15:33] {kschun} great job man!
[15:33] {nemo} Yeah, I'm off cya morgen
[15:33] {dino} thx, gn
[15:33] {Threei}  take care nemo
[15:33] {kschun} great eve nemo!
[15:36] {strider} there goes rimm
[15:45] {kschun} market??
[15:46] {Threei}  (US) Fed's Kocherlakota: Higher short-term rates possible later this year; Core inflation to rise to 1.3% by end of 2011- Fed funds rate may rise as much as 75bps in late 2011
[15:46] {Threei}  no idea what lkillled it
[15:46] {Threei}  this comment couldn't be it
[15:52] {kschun} 1:2 in WTW
[15:54] {kschun} oh boy, could have been much more, but trade was o.k.
[15:54] {kschun} market drop hold it back
[15:54] {Threei}  nervous market today
[15:55] {kschun} quite heavy down volume
[15:56] {kschun} up-vol minus down-vol = new low
[15:58] {kschun} o.k. gona call it a day. great eve guys, thanks all, thanks vad! looking forward seeing you all tomorrow!
[15:58] {Threei}  thank you all
[15:58] {Threei}  have a great evening, see you tomorrow