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  • want2bik want2bik Jun 17, 2011 11:03 AM Flag

    Every dip has been bought up by big money......

    Big money is selling this stock. Check out the volume. If big money were buying this stock would be going up. What am I missing here?

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    • Large volume can consist of several things:
      a. Lots of little trades happening
      b. A number of medium size trades happening
      c. Large trades (one or more) happening

      To understand better, look at the individual trade sizes (if your display shows these)

      Are the sellers lots of little trades with the buyers buying in big blocks?
      Then that is what the original poster is positing - big money soaking up multiple trades from the rabbit scared little investors..
      If the trades are big blocks on the selling side, and lots of little trades on the buying side, then the big money is selling and the little guys are "catching falling knives".

      You can still get falling prices with the big money buying....
      If the small guys are running scared (or stopped out), they just have to bid low and lower and let the herd come and meet their price(s).

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