AAPL 504 -- was below 500. Bottom?
futures up slightly.
nat gas -- big bounce after multiday drop.
preholiday -- expect low volume. Tighter range?
Big moves and smallball. This week is smallball -- so need to be more focused. Fewer opportunities for smaller rewards.
+950 advn-decn -- don't go shorting early today....
/tf just short of O/N high touch -- and fast 25 tick drop -- that was tough -- had to be willing to be responsive at resist.
shorted /cl - for 17 ticks. Market is strong.
/tf vpoc area 825 -- can't do much here but Market is solid.
VVUS, ITMN, TROX, CRUS
When the market is sloppy and whippy, you have to change up -- can't just 'follow your system' if it doesn't allow for high volatility and whipsaw. Just make an audible and decide to not trade.
/tf -- short squeeze past o/n highs to 828 -- rip the stops -- low vol. volatility -- not a surprise.
advn-decn +1000 raging strength. Recognize.
/tf 829 kicking it up.
830.4 --- +1100 advn-decn. Can't stop rage day.
830.4 - this was a 61.8% retrace from high-to-low from 5 day chart. Almost to the tick.
rage into close //tf 831.7 /es 1426 -- also touched the 61.8% fib right there at the close (high tick)
aapl sub 500 to 520 close.