Of those, five failed confirmation by moving back within their price channels: AVG, EXC, LPLA, MU and NGD.
Three have trends that fail to match the direction of the signal: LPL, VLO and VRTX.
I won't be doing further analysis on these symbols and plan to open no new positions today.
My trading rules can be read here. And the classic Turtle Trading rules on which my rules are based can be read here.
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.
No trader is ever 100 percent successful in his or her trades. Trading in the stock and option markets is risky and uncertain. Each trader must make trading decision decisions for his or her own account, and take responsibility for the consequences.