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MapPotato posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 2 hours ago

Market Trend Indicators

Market Trend Indicators PO Last PO PO(s) PO(i) PO(f) Last NO NH Last
(Dividends not incl'd) Status: Signal Slow Inter Fast Price Status: 99d NH
SP600 (IJR) Daily "PO's(5/25, 10/50, 15/75)" Bearish 22-Dec-15 [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 3 hours ago

Re: Market Trend Indicators for 2016

CashIF (Bullish): ( 5 = -5%, 4 = 0%, 3 = 10%, 2 = 30%, 1 = 60%, 0 = 100% ); SELLlF: ( PO(Slow) & PO(Inter) < 0 ), BUYIF: ( PO(Inter) & PO(Fast) > 0 )

Market Trend Indicators PO Last PO PO(s) PO(i) [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 3 hours ago

Re: ETF Trends & Ranks 2016Q1

QAR - Ranks: (Buy_2, HTD_1) Pos-1 Pos-2 Pos-3 Pos-4 Pos-5 of ROI YTD TR1y Sell Buy Sold Bought
1- RRS63, RS(7,5,3), PO(42,189) - FSRVX - FSTVX - 6 -6.0% -6% -13% - FLBAX - -
2- RS(5,4,3), PO(25,125) - - - [more]

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MapPotato posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 11:25 AM

OT: Rising Risk Aversion

S&P: Volatile Markets And Rising Risk Aversion Kick Off 2016
DOW JONES & COMPANY, INC. 10:10 AM ET 2/5/2016
The following is a press release from Standard & Poor's:

NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) Feb. 5, 2016--U.S.
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Sat Jan 30

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 12:46 PM

Re: Compare S&P ETF's w/div

Total US Market OEF IVV IJH IJR IWC
Tracking Index SP100 SP500 SP400 SP600 R-Micro
Commission-Free @ Fidelity Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Market Price $86.86 $194.62 $131.59 $103.33 $64.70
29-Jan-16 29-Jan-16 29-Jan-16 [more]

Fri Jan 29

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MapPotato posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 6:13 PM

Market Trend Indicators

Market Trend Indicators Criteria Last PO(s) PO(i) PO(f) Last 99d NH NO NH
(Dividends not incl'd) Status: Change Slow Inter Fast Price Price # Days
SP600 (IJR) Daily "PO's(5/25, 10/50, 15/75)" Bearish [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 6:11 PM

Re: Market Trend Indicators for 2016

CashIF (Bullish): ( 5 = -5%, 4 = 0%, 3 = 10%, 2 = 30%, 1 = 60%, 0 = 100% ); SELLlF: ( PO(Slow) & PO(Inter) < 0 ), BUYIF: ( PO(Inter) & PO(Fast) > 0 )

Market Trend Indicators Criteria Last PO(s) [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 6:10 PM

Re: ETF Trends & Ranks 2016Q1

QAR - Ranks: (Buy_2, HTD_3) Pos-1 Pos-2 Pos-3 Pos-4 Pos-5 of ROI YTD TR1y Sell Buy Sold Bought
1- RRS63, RS(7,5,3), PO(42,189) - FSRVX - FSTVX - 6 -7% -8% -14% - FLBAX - -
2- RS(5,4,3), PO(25,125) - - - - [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 2:07 PM

Re: Different top & bottom bear catchers in GTR1

This might be a compromise IF you believe BCCIII is golden.

Sellif: BuyIF: HTDIF:
0,1,2,3 5,6,7 4



Avg
CAGR: 12.7
TR: 14,998
GSD(1): 14.5
GDD(1; 0%): 9.7
GDDD3: [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 1:08 PM

Re: Different top & bottom bear catchers in GTR1

This is selling if BCC=0, Buy if BCC 3!6!7.

Did you try

Sellif 0!1!2!3!4

Buyif 5!6!7

Looks pretty good IMO

G_

Wed Jan 27

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MapPotato posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:26 AM

OT:Opportunity or Horror - YTD

What if on the new year you had bought into Small/micro Cap(R2000) style stocks?

The results would have been great, IF you went short. A very short-term trading.

A watch list of ETF assets: ProShares [more]

Tue Jan 26

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:32 PM

Re: bottom indicator

whipsawed again. which is exactly what happened the only other time i tried to time the market. now comes the agony of how much opportunity cost I can stand before I reenter.

To early to call "whipsaw". SP1500 is still down [more]

Sun Jan 24

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:18 AM

Re: Arezi Ratio for Jan 25

These Stats and P/E @19.01 more or less agree with Elan @19.76

Still a lot of "Short as a % of Shares Outstanding" even after the recent -ll% covers.


Key Statistics: SPY
SPDR S&P 500
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Sat Jan 23

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 4:31 PM

Re: Oil Prices and the stock market

My personal experience during the oil price drops in the 1980's was disaster.

During the first of the prices falling I was laid off from an engineering job in the Steel industry in Trinidad and Tobago(an oil exporter).

Then on [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 2:07 PM

Re: bottom indicator

In case 3, if you jump in, you just lose more money.

This is what the Intermediate technical indictors are saying. Could be wrong but that is what it is.

G_

Fri Jan 22

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MapPotato posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:11 PM

Market Trend Indicators

New 52w lows again this week including SP500.

Market Trend Indicators Criteria Last PO(s) PO(i) PO(f) Last 99d NH NO NH
(Dividends not incl'd) Status: Change Slow Inter Fast Price Price # Days
SP600 (IJR) Daily [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 4:53 PM

Re: Market Trend Indicators for 2016

Added on (FYI only) Jims favorite "No new 99 day Highs lately". Hope the calculations are good.

Market Trend Indicators Criteria Last PO(s) PO(i) PO(f) Last 99d NH NO NH Lookback Signals % Buy B&H Buy [more]

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MapPotato replied to the Foolish Workshop board. 4:42 PM

Re: ETF Trends & Ranks 2016Q1

QAR - Ranks: (Buy_2, HTD_3) Pos-1 Pos-2 Pos-3 Pos-4 Pos-5 of ROI YTD TR1y Sell Buy Sold Bought
1- RRS63, RS(7,5,3), PO(42,189) FSRVX - - FSTVX - 6 -8% -9% -16% - FLBAX - -
2- RS(5,4,3), PO(25,125) VNQ - - [more]

Sun Jan 17

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MapPotato replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 5:00 PM

Re: ot: feel safe in stocks

(1)
As for the question as stated, about the safest easy-to-buy financial asset I know of is a mix of TIP plus WIP.
(ITIP doesn't trade much, but has .1% lower fees than WIP).


FWIW, I wouldn't care to go with Inflation [more]

Fri Jan 15

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MapPotato posted to the Mechanical Investing board. 6:00 PM

Market Trend Indicators

New 52w lows everywhere again this week, SPY is only few cents above.

Market Trend Indicators Criteria Last PO(s) PO(i) PO(f) Last
(Dividends not incl'd) Status: Change Slow Inter Fast Price
SP600 (IJR) Daily [more]

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