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The $SPX Broken Wing Butterfly Weekly Options Strategy: Q&A
5 days ago by smbcapital @ SMB Capital

In this video, Seth Freudberg, Head Trader of SMB Capital’s Options Trading Desk, meets with a group of traders in SMB’s Offices in Manhattan to review teach the $SPX Broken Wing Butterfly Weekly Options Strategy in an interactive session including questions and answers and important clarifications of this powerful weekly strategy that can be employed. * no relevant positions The post The $SPX Broken Wing Butterfly Weekly Options Strategy: Q&A appeared first on SMB Training Blog.

Earlier Fed's Beige Book: Economic Growth "Modest", Labor Market "Tight"
5 days ago by Calculated Risk @ Calculated Risk

Fed's Beige Book "This report was prepared at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco based on information collected on or before July 8, 2019. "Economic activity continued to expand at a modest pace overall from mid-May through early July, with little change from the prior reporting period. In most Districts, sales of retail goods increased slightly overall, although vehicle sales were flat. Activity in the nonfinancial services sector rose further. Tourism activity was broadly solid, with Atlanta and Richmond recording robust growth in this sector. Although some Districts continued to report healthy expansion in the transportation sector, others noted that activity declined modestly. On balance, home sales picked up somewhat, but residential construction activity was flat. Nonresidential construction activity increased or remained strong in most reporting Districts, an...

Long-Term Momentum for Profitable Sector Allocation | Martin Pring
5 days ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

Tech titan, Martin Pring shows us his use of long-term momentum with the Know Sure Thing (KST) indicator that he developed. Read all about Martins KST indicator in our ChartSchool article, here: https://school.stockcharts.com/doku.php?id=technical_indicators:know_sure_thing_kst

Martin Pring - Using the KST for Sector Review | MarketWatchers LIVE
5 days ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

MWL welcomed tech titan, Martin Pring. Martin showed us his use of long-term momentum with the Know Sure Thing (KST) indicator that he developed. Erin and Mary Ellen looked at Sector Rotation and the stocks that are leading using the StockCharts Technical Rank (SCTR). This video originally aired on StockCharts TV, the only 24/7 video streaming channel devoted exclusively to financial charting and market analysis from the web’s top technical experts. Watch live shows and see our complete content schedule at StockCharts.com/tv

CAR on California: "California home sales retreat in June"
5 days ago by Calculated Risk @ Calculated Risk

The CAR reported: California home sales retreat in June, but 2019 housing market outlook revised upward, C.A.R. reportsAfter rebounding in May, California home sales fell below the benchmark 400,000 level in June as sales declined from both the previous month and year, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today. Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family detached homes in California totaled a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 389,690 units in June, according to information collected by C.A.R. from more than 90 local REALTOR® associations and MLSs statewide. The statewide annualized sales figure represents what would be the total number of homes sold during 2019 if sales maintained the June pace throughout the year. It is adjusted to account for seasonal factors that typically influence home sales.June’s sales figure was ...

Are Brand Sites Taking a Bow?
5 days ago by Alizah Asif Farooqi @ Gartner L2

Compared to last year, Gartner L2 observed a 6% decrease in the average tracked brand site score.

[Chart of The Week] A “Silver Lining” For Precious Metals
5 days ago by Tom Bruni @ All Star Charts

From the desk of Tom Bruni @BruniCharting Every week I go through my chartbooks and think about what should be highlighted as our “Chart of The Week”, something that speaks to a theme that people need to know about. Sometimes I have trouble choosing just one chart, but this week it’s a no brainer in […] The post [Chart of The Week] A “Silver Lining” For Precious Metals appeared first on All Star Charts.

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Wednesday links: emotional triggers
5 days ago by abnormalreturns @ Abnormal Returns

If you missed any of last week’s installments of Blogger Wisdom click here to get access to all of the wisdom-filled posts.

Is This Chart A Primary Signal? | Greg Schnell | Market Buzz
5 days ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

* The date on the slide is mislabeled July 19, 2019. It should read July 17, 2019. Greg rolls through the transportation stocks and points out one of the big red flags that showed up this week. He also books a seat on the airlines and suggests there could be something there.

The Great Beauty Boom
5 days ago by Alizah Asif Farooqi @ Gartner L2

The sale of beauty and personal care products represents nearly half of a wider industry expected to reach almost £27 billion.

Facebook’s Crypto Annoys Everyone
5 days ago by Matt Levine @ Bloomberg View

Also activist vs. Ackman, blockchain projects and fat fingers.

Dolce & Gabbana: Still Canceled in China
5 days ago by Liz Flora @ Gartner L2

Don't call it a comeback: Dolce & Gabbana is still banished from the China market.

Personal finance links: judicious use of our money
5 days ago by abnormalreturns @ Abnormal Returns

Wednesdays are all about personal finance here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at some...