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highlowsel 799 posts  |  Last Activity: 1 hour 18 minutes ago Member since: Feb 26, 1998
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    Harvoni scripts tomorrow

    by jdjunk70 Nov 20, 2014 2:25 PM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 2:44 PM Flag

    Joey: I tend to agree. This game is all about perception.....and right now there's not good visibility in regard to the scripts. Yes the analytical community can be gushing hearts and roses. Yes all the tangential data is good. But it ain't nailed down. You take this and juxtapose it against the probable fear that the rest of the planet will do what the French have done...mandate pricing reductions. That's the big EEK mouse in the mix.....even it it's a silly one...the market will (is) react first, think later...bid now $101.01 is indicative of this EEK.

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    BAC Stock....

    by rloos15 Nov 20, 2014 1:02 PM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 2:08 PM Flag

    Chug and churn. Churn and chug. Monthly opt's exp tomorrow so guess what.....we have at least 1 more day of this sort of action....not that the bid is gonna launch like a rocket (or failed one) come next week. Did I mention.....chug and churn? It is what it is.....no use squealing about something you cannot effect nor control...

    Highlow
    American Net'Zen

  • Reply to

    Great Company but dead in the water until next year

    by wineilli Nov 20, 2014 12:43 PM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 1:56 PM Flag

    Wine: You could be describing institutional hedging going on between the two? When one pivots the exact opposite of the other at the same relative time that's typically an indication that sumbody is playing both sides "against the middle." Anyway even for GILD today has been a day of extreme swings. Started off diving to ~$101.10, then bouncing to ~$103.40, then stairstepped down to $101.20 and now at....$101.43...that's roughly $4.60 of movement on this roundtrip. And we ain't even gotten to 2pm yet (east coast time). Volume is about average for the day. Oh...I added another trading tranche at the ~$101.25 area.....just dancing with the machines doing the trading...

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    Fibonacci from here...

    by sr.cosa Nov 20, 2014 1:34 PM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 1:47 PM Flag

    Bid $101.24....this is 4 times in 3 sessions (inclusive of this one) that the bid has hit this level....It has yet to try to fill that Tuesday upside gap from ~$100.50 to ~$101.30....but dam if it doesn't look like it wants to. It has been a straightline fall from the intraday high today.....

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    This is by far the WORST STOCK EVER !!!!!

    by aadaytrader Nov 20, 2014 11:58 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 12:15 PM Flag

    CLark: Nuthin' wrong with trading AND investing. ;-)

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    This is by far the WORST STOCK EVER !!!!!

    by aadaytrader Nov 20, 2014 11:58 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 12:15 PM Flag

    Aaday......errrrr.....you claim to have been playing this game since ~1995 and you've NEVER seen such as you're seeing on GILD's intraday? What....you play the game once a year? ;-)

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 12:13 PM Flag

    I'd closed my earlier "get" at ~$101.10 at ~$103.....and then, kind'a sort'a to my surprise the machines take the bid straight back beneath $102. I expected a p/b...but the straight line within an hour yankage....not so much. So I'm back in at the ~102 line again....everything you see folks is being driven by machine metrics....

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    Now to 103.42 then

    by sr.cosa Nov 20, 2014 11:02 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 12:08 PM Flag

    It sure exploded.....or rather...imploded? ;-) The machines, using ~40K sized spikes (on the minute to minute chart) have been busily walking this backwards.....bid $102.22. I've got a game going with myself right now....go back to when the bid was $116...draw a downtrend line off that mark, and use the ~$108.50 area as the second point on the line. then draw it thru today. You'll notice the bid has stayed well underneath that line. Then the morning bounce off the low took the bid straight to that line and (now) turned it back. So the bid is more or less tracking that line. My game is simple....my WAG is the bid will track it into close...which means the bid should close at, or south of, the lines closing area of $102.40. And so far...with the bid now at $102.19....it sure looks like that's the machines idea....? Bid now $102.07.....no....$102.02...that fast.....going sub $102....again...

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 11:31 AM Flag

    By the way....let's play a game....that downtrend line has proven fairly strong resistance.....the bid is now back below it at $102.64. Let's play a game and see if the bid tracks it into close today. If it does I'd expect the bid to end the session at, or about, the $102.40 line..... So...shall we play a game? ;-)

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 11:21 AM Flag

    Bid now $103.05. Nice bounce straight to a downtrend line from ~$116 I've maintained on my charts. Now it gets interesting....if it can get north of where it sits right now..which is ~$103....and do so on volume....well....intermediate term (down) trend reversal? Let's see where it goes from here...bid now (in the time it took to type this) $102.86).

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    PM $16.98

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:22 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 11:00 AM Flag

    Ha! Listen...it doesn't matter who's in power...or what party is in ascendance....nothing will change. ESPECIALLY as it relates to the OT drivel by the Trolls here and everywhere else in the Yahoo space. All I can say is thank GOD for the ignore function. The day Yahoo ceases that function is the day I abandon Yahoo as it'd make these threads completely untenable from an on-topic conversation standpoint.

    Speaking of which....bid $16.98. what a surprise Master is keeping Poochies nose on/about the $17 line, eh? Heh!

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 10:56 AM Flag

    Sr.Cosa: Today's game is dominated by HFT/Algo trading. A datum I once saw stated that upwards of 70% (and greater) of the entire volume on the Dow was HFT....70%. Think about that for a second.....so yes...I was referring to the HFT's/Algo's, et.al. Fact is "they" all conduct their trades using TA-related algorithms. To know this is to have the opportunity...not the certainty but the opportunity....to stay ahead of their action and so profit from its predictable, machine pattern....

    And with the bid now at $102.44 you could say in this particular instance that's exactly what I'm doing. ;-)

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    Fed Minutes must have been good!

    by big510eb Nov 19, 2014 2:06 PM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:54 AM Flag

    J0344: You know what's crazy? This Capitalistic delusion we all, collectively share. It's the one that believes in eternal growth (within a closed loop system like the Earth). There's no recognition of cycles in that sense. THAT, is crazy. Meanwhile....bid $101.90. Grow GILD, GROW! Heh!

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    GILD TO RETEST 96.67

    by sdfsbccv Nov 20, 2014 9:19 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:51 AM Flag

    Sdfa: $96.67 by...Friday/Monday? Nah...doubt it. But I'll also have to acknowledge anything is possible.....though with the way the machines are controlling the bid I'd say yers is a fanciful speculation. ;-)

    Bid now $101.73....

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:49 AM Flag

    Got most of my tranche.....the market used ~600K shares to dive the bid down in fashion increasingly predictable with every session opening....bid now $101.51....all action is being driven by machine-think from what I can tell......errrrr....just a WAG, of course.

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:46 AM Flag

    Bid now $101.09. I'm starting the process of collecting a tradiing tranche here....hard to get any size as the bid is being hammered on "small bore" stuff...meaing 100 shares in rat-ta-tata-tat machine fashion....so I'm forced to range....I'm targeting .10 to .20.....

    But even so I won't be surprised to see the bid go sub-$101.....

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    Another PM bid yank to start the session

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:30 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:40 AM Flag

    Yup.....yankage occurring. Bid hitting the mid $101.50's...but the downside thrust doesn't seem as forceful....for now....more a case of stops, both real and logically deducible from machine-think TA, being run. Bid now $101.41...Looks like a third day of testing the $101 to $101.35 zone....using the last few sessions as a reference the downside sweep of pressure usually abates after ~30/45minutes into the session......

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    PM $16.98

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:22 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:36 AM Flag

    Pivot around the ~.90/.93 line seems logical. Th e pivot down would project a target at ~$16.70. The upside probably just a bit north of $17. I say just a bit north as I expect, as others have pointed out, that monthly opts exp activity will impact things....bid not $16.94....

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    PM $16.98

    by highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:22 AM
    highlowsel highlowsel Nov 20, 2014 9:32 AM Flag

    Bid opening down in the $16.84 area....I'm targeting a visit into the low .70's but watching carefully. I added a tranche here but will stair-step additional ones if the opportunity presents itself. For now the machines are sweeping the stops, both real and logically deducible from machine-think TA....bid now $16.95.

  • Bid opening at $101.90 or there'bouts. Remember recent session starts have witnessed yanks more often than note.....Let's see how it plays out today....bid now $102.

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