* The inwards a higher house nautical chart tracks buying vs. selling programs executing inwards the stock marketplace put every infinitesimal of the day. The underlying logic is that I accept a handbasket of stocks together with put when they are upticking together with downticking at the same moment. This handbasket execution is exclusively undertaken past times institutional players, thence tracking buying vs. selling baskets is a swell agency to approximate how institutional participants are leaning. As you lot tin meet nearly recently, when nosotros were making lows this past times week, buying programs were already exceeding selling ones. The rally since thence has seen really rigid buying involvement from institutions, exceeding that inwards early on October. Note likewise how at the marketplace put highs inwards belatedly November/early Dec sell programs began to outnumber buying ones. This is an unusually valuable indicator, together with I volition move updating periodically.
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* One of the things I’m looking at is the human relationship betwixt message book on Stock Twits, trading book on the NYSE, together with volatility inwards stock prices. Here are the recent information on SPY. I would await superior returns during periods when message book is highest.
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