CHK is following-through to the downside after falling out of a consolidation wedge last week Tuesday (April 12) (read herehttp://steadytrader.wpengine.com/chesapeake-energy-chk-failing-at-important-levels/). We discussed price targets in the morning newsletter today and are managing the position accordingly in the chat-room. Our first target price is $31.
After yesterday's sell-off in CHK I initiated a short position, as discussed here: http://steadytrader.wpengine.com/chesapeake-energy-chk-failing-at-important-levels/ Today the energy sector is getting a bid (XLE is up 0.90%) and CHK is playing along, up 2.25%. Looking at other energy charts like Exxon (XOM), Schlumberger (SLB) and others, the recent supply doesn't make those charts look much more attractive […]
Yesterday I scribbled about the nice consolidation phase in CHK and how above $34.60 I could be a buyer for a bucket 2 trade, see here http://steadytrader.wpengine.com/chesapeake-energy-chk-attractive-above-34-60/ Today's price action is entirely different and all the more important to note. Today CHK broke below an uptrend line in place since last December, as well as the […]
See the narrowing trading range and how nicely the stock held above the 50 dma. Fundamentally as a growth story and alternative energy play I like the name as well. Arguably the stock has gone quite parabolical lately but the consolidation phase since late Feb ruary is helping digest the move from $20 to $35 […]
The day started with exuberance and joy from the news about BinLadin's death and ended up selling off. Silver got hammered to the tune of 9ish% and major U.S. equity indices sold off roughly 1/5th of a percent each…except the NDX, whch stayed flat. For our part we made good money short Silver be entering […]