MBT's options lack the open interest needed for me to construct a bear position.
That leaves NGG as the sole second-round survivor, and I shall write up an analysis prior to the closing bell today.
Sneak preview: It will be a short analysis, basically just a chart talk, because I have no intention of taking this trade.
See "Wednesday's Prospects" for the first-round analysis.
My shorter-term trading rules can be read here. And the classic Turtle Trading rules on which my rules are based can be read here.
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