Way Too Many People Trade the Previous Trend

The Entry Points

We’ve liked EKSO for a long time, and liked the accumulation area since March/May, and discussed it again in premarket 2 weeks ago – the springEKSO another one, with numerous springs and up 50% at one point this AM from recent lows – accum, on all time frames. But when a stock rallies 5x in less than 2 weeks, it has likely expended most or all of its energy/potential. In fact, an ancillary tool I use, point and figure charting, was “projecting” $4.75 from the $1 lows. Meaning be aware of a top in that price area. The high in EKSO was 4.77.

All of this discussion with a trading buddy is below – and explains why on Tuesday 11/21, as the crowd still loved EKSO, but my view was – I “didn’t care what EKSO did, didn’t care if it went to the moon, wasn’t touching EKSO, that volume is bearish, it needs a full reset”. Meaning, I was bearish for now, and was in no way looking to get long:

 

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Trader Scott has been involved with markets for over twenty years. Initially he was an individual floor trader and member of the Midwest Stock Exchange, which then led to a much better opportunity at the Chicago Board Options Exchange. By his early 30’s, he had become very successful in markets, but a health situation caused him to back away from the grind of being a full time floor trader. During this time away from markets, Scott was completely focused on educating himself about true overall health and natural healing which remains a passion to this day. Scott returned to markets over fifteen years ago where he continues as an independent trader.

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