Friday, September 12, 2014

Sept 12 2014

Pretty much repetition of yesterday - decent morning, empty afternoon. 

Session Start: Fri Sep 12 00:00:00 2014

[08:59] {dino} gm
01[09:00] {@Threei}  dino :)
[09:01] {RonS} howdy...first snow here...light and gone in pm
01[09:02] {@Threei}  ron :)
01[09:02] {@Threei}  sorry to hear... sheesh
[09:03] {RonS} only about a week early than usual...have seen heavy sept storms w/ leaves still on trees that really bust them up
01[09:04] {@Threei}  man...
[09:07] {RonS} hate to say it but miss nemo here...
01[09:08] {@Threei}  I'll tell him
[09:08] {RonS} that algo report he pops in with really helps
01[09:08] {@Threei}
[09:10] {cosmo} no more inconvenient food...
01[09:21] {@Threei}  in my native town authorities got order to check and prepair bomb shelters
[09:22] {RonS} then or now?
[09:22] {troub} good morning
01[09:22] {@Threei}  troub :)
01[09:22] {@Threei}  yesterday
[09:23] {RonS} typical, ceasefire to prepare for the next round...
01[09:23] {@Threei}  totally
[09:27] {nathan} good morning
01[09:27] {@Threei}  nathan :)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  Upside:
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -CNVR +32% (being acquired by ADS)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -ULTA +16% (earnings)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -ABTL +9.6% (guides Q3 Rev to high end of 22-25% range, affirms Q3 adj EBITDA $0.22-0.25)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -XPO +8% (Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan invests $700M; to be used for acquisitions)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -VNET +4.7% (buying opportunity after short seller's allegations caused negative movement in preceding days)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -S +4.1% (broker commentary/confirms iPhone offerings)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -ACAD +3.9% (positive Mad Money mention)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  Downside:
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -AMRN -20% (FDA denies appeal of ANCHOR rescission)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -OXBT -12% (halts Oxycyte Phase IIb traumatic brain injury trial)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  -HCN -3.2% (prices 15.5M share offering at $63.75/shr)
01[09:27] {@Threei}  - ONTY -8% (partner discontinued trial of TECEMOTIDE)
01[09:31] {@Threei} Long Setup:  AAPL  .45 break
01[09:31] {@Threei}  Invalidated
01[09:32] {@Threei}  a bit hectic yet
01[09:34] {@Threei} Long Setup:  FB  .15 break
01[09:35] {@Threei}  If holds  .05
01[09:37] {@Threei}  no go
01[09:41] {@Threei} Long Setup:  IWM  .10 break
01[09:41] {@Threei}  If holds  116
01[09:46] {@Threei}  let's take half off
01[09:46] {@Threei}  stop to .05
01[09:48] {@Threei}  closed
01[09:50] {@Threei}  rinsed second half... somg
01[09:51] {@Threei} Long Setup:  TWTR  .70 break
01[09:51] {@Threei}  If holds  .60
01[09:53] {@Threei}  change to .60 break
01[09:53] {@Threei}  If holds  .50
01[09:54] {@Threei}  1:1
01[10:00] {@Threei}  *(US) JULY BUSINESS INVENTORIES: 0.4% V 0.4%E
01[10:04] {@Threei} Long Setup:  IWM  .90 break
01[10:05] {@Threei}  Invalidated
01[10:06] {@Threei}  change to .85 break
01[10:06] {@Threei}  If holds  .77
01[10:10] {@Threei}  1:1
[10:13] {RonS} Unconfirmed   GOOGL to announce a 40% stake in Ebay
01[10:13] {@Threei}  wow
01[10:14] {@Threei}  EBAY Hearing unconfirmed chatter that Google could take large stake as a way to compete with Alipay and Apple Pay products (related AAPL GOOG BABA GOOGL)
01[10:15] {@Threei}  1:2
01[10:15] {@Threei}  got nice bounce finally
01[10:19] {@Threei}  1:3
01[10:19] {@Threei}  good girl
[10:35] {dino} gj
01[10:35] {@Threei}  ty
01[10:37] {@Threei}  wow EBAY
01[10:39] {@Threei} Long Setup:  IWM  .90 break
01[10:39] {@Threei}  If holds  .80
01[10:41] {@Threei}  half off
01[10:41] {@Threei}  stop .89
01[10:43] {@Threei}  1:1
01[10:54] {@Threei}  Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will make his first official visit to Canada on September 17
01[10:55] {@Threei}  to ask refuge I guess
01[11:20] {@Threei} Long Setup:  VXX  .40 break
01[11:20] {@Threei}  If holds  .30
[11:23] {RonS} enough to frost your rear?  Flights from Moscow to French Riviera down 32 percent as travel bans take hold:
01[11:23] {@Threei}  good
01[11:24] {@Threei}  advertising video by Tourism Victoria, quite cool to see places where I walk almost daily:
01[11:24] {@Threei}
01[11:35] {@Threei}  EBAY
01[11:35] {@Threei}  EBAY Reportedly have had no conversations with Google about it acquiring a stake (related GOOG GOOGL)
[11:35] {RonS} ya
01[11:39] {@Threei}  - Gold has seen three solid days of declines, and this morning the contract has sunk to levels last seen early January, to around $1,228.
[12:06] {dino} fpl drop
01[12:06] {@Threei}  The drop in oil prices to their lowest in two years has caught many observers off guard, coming against a backdrop of the worst violence in Iraq this decade, heightened tensions between the West and Russia, and sanctions against Iran.
01[12:31] {@Threei}  VXX now...
[12:35] {dino} news?
01[12:36] {@Threei}  nope
[12:36] {RonS} ‏@Briefingcom  · 18s
[12:36] {RonS} $LAKE: Lakeland Industries (thinly traded) -- stock halted on volatility, up 36% on Ebola protective apparel news
01[12:36] {@Threei}  nothing drastic
[12:38] {RonS} sheesh...thought LAKE was real's medical crap...are we all going to have to wear that stuff?
01[12:38] {@Threei}  lol
[12:38] {dino} ron, yes when you go swimming
01[13:01] {@Threei} Long Setup:  IWM  .35 break
01[13:02] {@Threei}  If holds  .25
01[13:11] {@Threei}  ugh
01[13:11] {@Threei}  come on IWM, we needed second 1:3er from you
01[13:11] {@Threei}  not this crap
[13:12] {RonS} big move .tnx +2.65%
01[13:16] {@Threei} Long Setup:  VIV  .45 break
01[13:16] {@Threei}  If holds  .40
[13:19] {dino} xiv sm l .10
[13:19] {dino} stop is .98
01[13:35] {@Threei} Long Setup:  VXX  .90 break
01[13:35] {@Threei}  If holds  .80
[13:41] {dino} you and i are at odds, not looking too well for me
01[13:42] {@Threei}  I don't know, it changes by minute
[13:43] {dino} yeah, seeing that
[13:44] {dino} xiv just put in higher low/higher high
01[13:45] {@Threei}  what do you know
01[13:45] {@Threei}  not looking so good for VXX anymore
[13:45] {dino} chaos
01[13:50] {@Threei}  switching to pullbacks
[13:50] {dino} aavl spike
[13:58] {dino} gsipb drop
[13:58] {dino} too fast
[14:02] {RonS} tough day for Jimmy Kimmel:  Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws bid for re-election after tumor discovered:
[14:05] {nathan} gents have a nice weekend
01[14:06] {@Threei}  you too nathan
[14:06] {nathan} hope you a better ending than mine
[14:06] {dino} u2 nat
[14:07] {dino} aavl spike again
[14:08] {RonS} my mom has mac d...not a good condition...
[14:13] {dino} xiv to .32
[14:14] {dino} out .32, +.22
[14:15] {RonS} gj...and on that were lucky
[14:15] {dino} indeed
[14:15] {RonS} freakin thing was all over the place, and it held by a penny
01[14:16] {@Threei}  no kiffing
01[14:23] {@Threei}  hmmm
01[14:23] {@Threei}  what's kiffing?
[14:25] {dino} no kittens?
01[14:26] {@Threei}  no idea
06[14:34] * @Threei slaps nemo around a bit with a greeting banner
[14:35] {nemo} thank god for JD
06[14:35] * @Threei sends nemo a sandwich to go with the next glass
[14:36] {nemo} bet vxx took off for the afternoon
01[14:36] {@Threei}  (UR) Ukraine PM Yatsenyuk: Ukraine will suffer from difficult gas conditions this winter given slowdown in gas deliveries - Want to discuss a special status with NATO- Territorial integrity is not up for debate, Donetsk, Luhansk regions will remain as part of Ukraine; Russia President Putin cannot be trusted
[14:37] {nemo} yep
01[14:37] {@Threei}  President Putin cannot be trusted but he disagrees about Donetsk, Luhansk regions... and his word matters more
[14:39] {dino} drill baby drill. europe may be without gas this winter
01[14:41] {@Threei}  pretty much
[14:41] {RonS} ship them beans...
[14:41] {nemo} VXX
[14:41] {dino} calling it a week, gn all
[14:41] {RonS} cya dino
[14:42] {RonS} sheesh, he made $ on xiv...look at it now
01[14:43] {@Threei}  lol
01[14:43] {@Threei}  luck favors prepared :)
01[14:55] {@Threei}  still can't decide, long or short on last hour
01[14:55] {@Threei}  SPY looks equally likely to do either
01[14:55] {@Threei}  maybe 51/49 for long
[15:02] {nemo} this spy low is the weekly S2 to the penny
[15:04] {nemo} here comes the short covering
01[15:15] {@Threei} Long Setup:  VXX  .90 break
01[15:16] {@Threei}  just a scalp most likely
01[15:16] {@Threei}  If holds  .84
[15:17] {nemo} wow thin book
[15:18] {nemo} oh well
01[15:18] {@Threei}  nah
[15:19] {nemo} here comes vwap
[15:25] {nemo} IWM just about kissed vwap, spy a little short
[15:26] {nemo} vxx at vwap
01[15:29] {@Threei} Long Setup:  VXX  .75 break
01[15:30] {@Threei}  If holds  .65
01[15:31] {@Threei}  change to .70 break
[15:33] {nemo} no fear
01[15:34] {@Threei}  if any's out there, it should manifest itself now
01[15:34] {@Threei}  (UR) Hearing reports on Twitter of heavy fighting around the airport in Donetsk- Pro-Russia forces are said to be storming the airpoint
01[15:34] {@Threei}  nice ceasefire
01[15:37] {@Threei}  Invalidated
01[15:37] {@Threei}  long is likely now
[15:37] {nemo} holy shit I went in aggressive and bids just dropped
01[15:49] {@Threei}  thank you all, have a good weekend
01[15:49] {@Threei}  see you on Monday