Live: Wednesday, April 18, 2018

4/18 – 3:05 p.m. New York time

With less than an hour before the closing bell the SPY remains little changed from this morning. I placed no trades today.

4/18 – 10:40 a.m. New York time

The S&P 500 and its largest exchange traded fund SPY has paused this morning, with the advance/decline ratio declining below its level of the last two trading days and implied volatility ticking up a bit. I continue to be in wait-and-see mode and anticipate no trades today. The entry analysis of my SPY positions can be found here and here,

By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, April 18, 2018


Tim Bovee, Private Trader tracks the analysis and trades of a private trader for his own accounts. Nothing in this blog constitutes a recommendation to buy or sell stocks, options or any other financial instrument. The only purpose of this blog is to provide education and entertainment.

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