Short Setups

Market Update: Caution

February 14, 2017

Valentine’s Day Warning: $SPX now VERY overbot on short and intermediate time frames. Three days hugging upper BB. Short term top likely next 1-2 days.

Radar – NKE

January 23, 2014

Radar – NKE – Short setup… ugly chart:


Radar – RUT

May 17, 2012

Radar – RUT – Head & Shoulders pattern in play.  Projection at 50% major retracement:


Radar – SPX

January 24, 2012

Radar – short-term trade setup in SPX.  Looking to short SPX (SPY, or long BGZ, TWM) on break of 3-day pivot area (close 4 days ago, last 3-day lows).  Target 1275-1285 (20ma and ATR):

Video on Recent Short Setups

September 27, 2011

Below is a link with excerpts from various group meetings in August and September on trading various short setups:

Radar – AGCO

September 1, 2011

Radar – intermediate-term short setup with failed hook trigger after 50-Day rejection – AGCO:

Radar – TITN

September 1, 2011

Radar – Intermediate-term short setup – failed hook trigger – TITN:

Radar – GCI

September 1, 2011

Radar GCI Intermedite-term short, failed hook trigger – GCI:

Radar – Intermediate Short Setups

September 1, 2011

Radar – intermediate short setups – ADP, BA, LPNT, PFE, RPM, TTC, UGI – alarms set for break of yesterday’s lows:

ADP - Alarm in at 49.72

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Radar – INTU

August 31, 2011

Intermediate-term short setup – INTU:
1. Stock very OB
2. Backtest of H/S neckline
3. 200-Day resistance
Note – Given that seasonality window is positive through this week, I will short ONLY on weakness in the stock.  Right now important short term pivot is at 48.7 +/- (yesterday close, today open); Putting alarm in at 48.68:

Quick Reference Videos

Click on links below for an Introduction to Dan's Mentoring Group and a Recent Advance Class Meeting -