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“Liquidity is present.  Until it isn’t”– Personal Maxim Markets are quiet. We still maintain that massive long Q’s position that we have been discussing for some time. And at the same time, Bitcoin is making new highs.  Which I think is fantastic for those who are long.  My question, given recent history (of about 4 years ago) …...

Well … it seems that Wednesday’s -1.82% stock market sell-off  turned into one giant “nuthin'”. As we said yesterday … that slide-south in stocks was nothing to get worked up about.   Not only did it simply sell down into the already existent range, but as of the time of this writing, stocks have no rallied straight back up to the...

“As every scuba diver knows, panic is your worst enemy: when it hits, your mind starts to thrash and you are likely to do something really stupid and self-destructive“– Daniel Dennett Today the stock market sold off with consistent selling.  Perusing the interwebs, I found a bit of panic. Let’s place today in context … (Video Included....

Finally. We have been counting the days of low volatility, and the markets are at least beginning to break loose.  At the time of this writing, the Spoos is down by about -1.49%.  Which isn’t much.  We’re not even to the lows of April yet, and a 10% correction is statistically normal about once every 14 months.   Perhaps we can see a VIX print over...

Volatility is low. That is no state secret.  Every talking head from here to Mumbai is discussing the fact that the VIX has been flirting with the single digits. So while things have been quiet?  That doesn’t mean that the opportunities for profit are in any way lessened.  Like ‘Cool-Hand-Luke’, you can pull in consistent profits in quiet, low...