Archive for April, 2011

  • Is Day Trading a Losing Proposition?
    Posted by on April 28th, 2011 at 3:07 pm, Comments: 0

    In the past, I found day trading to be a losing proposition.  I lost money day trading when I wanted to day trade.  I find […]

  • The Second Roach Comes Out of the Cupboard
    Posted by on April 24th, 2011 at 4:52 pm, Comments: 0

    Today we thought we’d provide an update to our $SCSS (Select Comfort Corporation) – $TPX (Tempur Pedic) trade from April 7th and April 8th.  On […]

  • Weekly Spread Re-Cap 4/15/2011
    Posted by on April 17th, 2011 at 5:15 pm, Comments: 0

    The bulk of the spread trading we do is based almost purely on statistical methods.  If a particular stock pair is co-integrated over a certain […]

  • Your Adjacent Possible
    Posted by on April 13th, 2011 at 2:17 pm, Comments: 0

    Inspired by Steven Johnson Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to discuss trading with a seasoned trader at the Four Seasons hotel located in […]

  • Weekly Spread Re-Cap 4-08-2011
    Posted by on April 10th, 2011 at 5:11 pm, Comments: 0

    On Thursday, April 7th, after the market close, TPX (Tempur Pedic International) said it expected to report strong first quarter results, and increased its full […]

  • Weekly Spread Re-Cap 4-01-2011
    Posted by on April 3rd, 2011 at 4:20 pm, Comments: 0

    This week we thought we’d talk about a couple of losing spread trades.  You can’t expect to get every trade right, so you have to […]