Trades Are Ordered by Date Updated

Show Open Trades Only

Trading Monsanto using my KISS system

  • Author: eatlovetrade
  • Ticker: MON
  • Trade Opened: Apr 15, 2014
  • Trade Closed: Apr 22, 2014

When things start looking dodgy in the broader markets, I try to look at things rationally and objectively instead of getting swayed by the emotions that market extremes tend to have on us.
There is a simple system that I follow that I call my KISS system for entering and exiting trades. Keeping it . . .

Read More →

A short-term peak in commodities may take pressure off Whole Foods (WFM)

  • Author: eatlovetrade
  • Ticker: WFM
  • Trade Opened: Apr 21, 2014

One theme for specialty groceries, Whole Foods (WFM) and Fresh Market (TFM) last quarter, were concerns over margin pressures resulting from rising commodity costs (like corn, soy beans, fruits and vegetables that are input costs to their businesses). Those concerns seem to be dogging WFM even 2 months . . .

Read More →

Trading Apple (AAPL) using my KISS system

  • Author: eatlovetrade
  • Ticker: AAPL
  • Trade Opened: Apr 16, 2014

Here’s another buy signal, this time for AAPL that came in today on my KISS trading system, which I profiled on my blog yesterday.
Here’s a description of the system again:
There is a simple system that I follow that I call my KISS system for entering and exiting trades. Keeping it simple by using . . .

Read More →

This Tax Season Was a Real Killer

  • Author: John Jagerson
  • Ticker: hrb
  • Trade Opened: Apr 16, 2014

We watched with interest the news last week that HR Block (HRB) would be selling their bank assets to Bank of Internet (BOFI)*. The move is probably a good one for HRB in the very long run but it also highlights problems that HRB has not been able to fully resolve.
The most significant of these problems . . .

Read More →

Amazon’s Stock Looks Prime

  • Author: John Jagerson
  • Ticker: AMZN
  • Trade Opened: Apr 11, 2014

Momentum stocks have taken a beating recently. The selling has been concentrated in biotech, technology/internet, and retail. Unfortunately, Amazon (AMZN) falls into two of those three categories, and as a result the stock has dropped from a high of $408 to a recent low of $313. Clearly, investors saw . . .

Read More →

Signed Sealed Delivered

  • Author: John Jagerson
  • Ticker: STMP
  • Trade Opened: Apr 2, 2014

Stamps.com (STMP) has been a survivor. Initially the company was caught up in the dot-com rally of the late nineties when the company planned an IPO with literally no revenue. Not just losses — no topline revenue at all. At the time, I remember thinking that the company would never be successful because . . .

Read More →