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I am tempted to fade this, but feel like I will get run over if I do.



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A lot of shorts have already been taken out, up into the 93.25 area is clear except for today's action...The rally feels weak so far...Every indicator except a daily says "buy", and I don't believe them. Not sure what my problem is and will let my -$20 ride until I do.

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Visually, this bar is beautiful, typically I would be all over it



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Oil is waiting for ES to turn... That's what it looks like anyway. Not interested.

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They are buying it because they don't know what else to do.

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They are buying it because they don't know what else to do.

That was the mantra of the entire Q1 2012 ...

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That was the mantra of the entire Q1 2012 ...


That made me laugh. Thanks for the entertainment, nothing else going on.

The buy would have been a stop out. If I finish the day down $20 I am giving myself the penny anyway.




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This range I may buy


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It has to give me some reason though, other than a yellow highliter

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Or not.

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