The “Flash Crash” Of 2010

Tomorrow marks the 10th anniversary of one of the craziest trading days in history. On May 6, 2010, stocks plummeted and traders scrambled to figure out what was going on. At 2:45:46 PM, there were bids on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) that crossed above the...

Are Dark Pools Affecting Your PnL?

Wow, what an insane move the market has made… at these levels, the S&P 500 is just under 14% off its all-time highs and more than 33% off March lows. Right now, I’ve been pretty busy with my family because my wife gave birth just a few weeks ago… but that doesn’t...

[Case Study] Missed Opportunity In CRWD

Wow, what a nasty market it’s been. Oil prices have been decimated and the stockpile continues to grow… no one seems to want this precious commodity. With the selloff in oil, some traders are wondering if we retest recent lows. Who really knows at this point? For the...

Why I Have A Bullish Position In CRWD

What a wild market it’s been — volatility is still in the air, and the one thing traders are watching at these levels is corporate earnings. This can allow the “smart money” to figure out what exactly is going on with stocks, and they might look to the dark pools to...