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I was lucky to have only taken 7 ticks

 
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Here is what I do not get... other than the options expiration is driving this...who would buy into this close?

 
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I mean, yes, I just did, and probably other traders who have tried to short this and got their asses handed to them...but is that all this move is about? Short squeezing?

 
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I am going to answer myself, and guess that if I knew anything about reading options I might understand better.

 
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The longs I took this morning were different , pure technical.

 
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Or these are just intraday positions balancing.

 
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Or, a means to gathering the short position someone wants. This is not hard volume to push, at least what is on the surface

 
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There are some bars that could be feeling

 
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