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Tomorrow night's OC Traders meetup cancelled - I apologize, but I had to cancel the scheduled meetup we were planning to have on Wednesday night at Essex Futures. I had a conflict and had to cancel. We have rescheduled it for April 26th. You can RSVP here: https://www.meetup.com/Ora scott h. Mar 21, 2017 10:47 AM
Email notifications, next meetup - Some members have complained that they are not getting email reminders about meetups that we schedule. To fix this, go to the meetup site https://www.mee scott h. Mar 14, 2017 2:19 PM
Trade results from Thursday night's meetup - At our meetup on Thursday night I went through some earnings trades I put on that day right before the market close. I then closed them out the next morning (Friday). See the attached screenshot for the results for those that were interest scott h. Feb 28, 2017 11:41 AM
FXCM shut down by CFTC - This is why I don't trade Forex: too many shady brokers out there. Be careful if you are trading or thinking of trading forex. scott h. Feb 7, 2017 8:52 AM
What inaugurations do to the market - Interesting research  http://quantifiableedges.com/n­ew-president-new-optimism/ - Scott scott h. Jan 20, 2017 9:26 AM
Re: Earnings play today before the close: ULTA - I sold the straddle for 20.08, 2mins before the close from my iPhone during lunch :) The MMM was 17.45. After earnings, the stock is up $17 (almost exactly the MMM) in the aftermarket so this will be in-the-money about $5 scott h. Dec 1, 2016 1:41 PM
Earnings play today before the close: ULTA - Take a look at ULTA. They report earnings after the close today. It matches all of the criteria explained in the handout I distributed last night.  I'll be taking this trade... scott h. Dec 1, 2016 12:18 PM
Re: [investing-672] Cunningham Energy https://www.facebook.com/cunni­ngenergy/ - Scott: Thank you for keeping this meetup in-line with it's original john l. Nov 14, 2016 7:56 PM
Re: [investing-672] Cunningham Energy https://www.facebook.com/cunni­ngenergy/ - Preview not available Marc W. Nov 14, 2016 7:11 PM
RE: [investing-672] Cunningham Energy https://www.facebook.com/cunni­ngenergy/ - Preview not available Margarita Nov 14, 2016 7:06 PM
RE: [investing-672] More background on VIX - Thank you, Scott. It's so difficult for me to make Wednesday meetings, but I truly appreciate your postings. I have been trading equity options for many years and am just now studying Forex because I enjoy working late nights...it's depressing at 1:00 P Marc W. Nov 14, 2016 3:56 PM
Re: [investing-672] Cunningham Energy https://www.facebook.com/cunni­ngenergy/ - Thx Scott Sent from my iPhone > On Nov 14, 2016, at 9:33 AM, scott hodson wrote: > > Just a reminder... > > If you come into this group to advertise or promote anything, > including solicitations to invest in your o Alex Nov 14, 2016 12:31 PM
Re: [investing-672] Cunningham Energy https://www.facebook.com/cunni­ngenergy/ - Just a reminder... If you come into this group to advertise or promote anything, including solicitations to invest in your offerings, you will be removed, just like I removed Chuck this morning and just like how now I am going to remove Steve. To scott h. Nov 14, 2016 9:33 AM
Cunningham Energy https://www.facebook.com/cunni­ngenergy/ - Investors, Steve Nov 14, 2016 9:24 AM
More background on VIX - For those interested in the background and history of the VIX and ways to trade it, a recent podcast episode had a good guest about this topic. You can listen to it here. https://optionalpha.com/vix-in­dex-22197.html - Scott scott h. Nov 13, 2016 2:49 PM
RE: [investing-672] Trading the election - Hi Scott -- Will you be signing up for either of the packages offered by SimplerTrading.com? Or do you know if anyone in the group will be signing up? It sounds like a unique experience. Thanks! Marc [address removed]   MARC L. WIL Marc W. Oct 8, 2016 12:11 AM
Trading the election - John Carter gave an interesting webinar on things to consider in your trading in light of the upcoming election. I thought some of you might find this useful. https://www.youtube.com/watch?­v=4s_CUlgodYk - Scott scott h. Oct 7, 2016 11:37 AM
Fwd: Open for a delicious $8 Combo offer from Fuddruckers! - For those that are going to meetup at Fuddruckers tomorrow... scott h. Jul 11, 2016 3:43 PM
Moving out, giving away trading books - Hey Guys,  I am moving out of Irvine and have couple trading books related Salman S. Jun 12, 2016 12:35 PM
Interesting bond trade idea - Ahead of rollover next week http://simplerfutures.com/free­-may16-20/ ______________________________­______________________________­ scott hodson | 949/[masked] | [address removed] scott h. May 20, 2016 12:34 AM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - user 2. Apr 29, 2016 10:30 AM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - a close below 200 day moving average signals me out http://www.probabletrades.com/­home/strategy/PB01 this trade will probably clo scott h. Apr 29, 2016 9:27 AM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - What is the protection strategy now as this stock down almost $1 from your entry price???? On Wed, Apr 27, 2016, 3:11 PM scott hodson < shodson@gmail.c Bhagat S. Apr 29, 2016 9:22 AM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - "One of the best rules anybody can learn about investment is to do nothing, absolutely nothing, unless there is something to do" - Jim Rogers If you are trading on daily time frame, those charts have to first se Salman S. Apr 28, 2016 3:38 PM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - I did some major investing in KKR (an MLP-no tax), ANH, and MAIN on the lowest dip within the last month. Try one of those and look at their histories or dividends on finance.yahoo.com !! Karen H. Apr 28, 2016 12:29 PM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Hi Scott, Here's my 2 cents: On 4/28, Joseph Apr 28, 2016 11:53 AM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Thanks to everybody for their insights. I enjoyed hearing the different approaches to the opportunity. As for me, I got long GLW this morning at the open, got filled 500 shares at 19.23. My reasons are prim scott h. Apr 27, 2016 3:11 PM
RE: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - JM Apr 27, 2016 2:22 PM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Does anyone on here have Jae Jun's stock valuation tool? Given the plummet in AAPL, I am curious about how its price now compares using some Alex Apr 27, 2016 5:19 AM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Ive been an active day and swing trader for 15 years. You'll have to come and see how I trade the market live in the morning at MURTUZA V. Apr 26, 2016 10:13 PM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Seriously no need to even ask. That is going to be a pro gap tomorrow meaning big institutions are unloading. Look at the volume !! does it seem bu Jaspreet S. Apr 26, 2016 8:01 PM
RE: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Sell out and move on to another opportunity. At this point it's a dog with no real upside potential. It's a stock I wouldn't trade anyway. It took Ron Apr 26, 2016 8:00 PM
Re: [investing-672] What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - Hell Amg T. Apr 26, 2016 7:57 PM
What would you do with GLW and AAPL tomorrow? - So I'm working on my trade plans for tomorrow and GLW came up on my radar and I was wondering what you guys would do if you saw these things. Here's a chart scott h. Apr 26, 2016 7:28 PM
Follow-up from last night's meetup - Wow, what a great Meetup we had last night! I want to thank all of those that shared trades and strategies with the group. As a follow-up I'd like to send out this email with links to various sites, podcast scott h. Feb 24, 2016 11:10 AM
Re: [investing-672] Tuesday, Feb 23rd OC Traders Meetup, "Share Your Strategies & Trades" - Thanks! Jenny Sent from my iPhone On Feb 18, 2016, at 1:35 PM, Jaspreet Singh < Jenny Feb 18, 2016 2:47 PM
Re: [investing-672] Tuesday, Feb 23rd OC Traders Meetup, "Share Your Strategies & Trades" - Take some time to watch my analysis on SPY, especially for those who are investing for longer term. Hope it helps. Take care. Jazz https://www Jaspreet S. Feb 18, 2016 1:35 PM
Tuesday, Feb 23rd OC Traders Meetup, "Share Your Strategies & Trades" - I just wanted to remind everyone about the meetup this Tuesday, Feb 23rd. Share Your Strategies & Trades http:// scott h. Feb 18, 2016 1:30 PM
Re: [investing-672] Some probablistic considerations for your Thanksgiving week trading - nice thanks for sharing Thank yo Beth B. Nov 23, 2015 6:45 PM
Re: [investing-672] Some probablistic considerations for your Thanksgiving week trading - I just wrote an article which I shared on my facebook wall. "How does a Novice trader thinks vs. a Professional trader?" Hope its beneficial to many. Attached is the PDF file. I wwill be writing more articles on monthly basis. Tha Jaspreet S. Nov 23, 2015 12:27 PM
Some probablistic considerations for your Thanksgiving week trading - http://quantifiableedges.com/a­nother-look-at-thanksgiving-we­ek/ - Scott scott h. Nov 23, 2015 10:44 AM
Re: [investing-672] Fwd: Ichimoku webinar from thur nights meet up - In this video, I talk about how important is it to Journal your trades and keep a log so that you can learn from the mistakes and don't repeat them again. I also have many more learning videos on my YouTube channel for Free.  Jaspreet S. Nov 8, 2015 11:13 AM
Fwd: Ichimoku webinar from thur nights meet up - Hey guys, Here is a link to the recording of Thursday night's meetup. Thanks agai scott h. Nov 8, 2015 9:04 AM
Tonight's OCTraders meetup - If you have RSVP-ed for tonight's meetup but now realize that you are not able to attend, please remove your RSVP from the website so those that are waiting on the waitlist can get an RSVP. Also, if you are on the waitlist but realize you're not able scott h. Nov 5, 2015 10:55 AM
OC Traders "How to Find Institutional Support/Resistance Using Multiple Timeframes" Meetup next week - Hello traders! All of the RSVPs for Thursday's "How to Find Institutional Support/Resistance Using Multiple Timeframes" meetup have been taken. http://www.meetup.com/Orange-C­ounty-Traders-Association/even­ts/225986022/ If you are still interested scott h. Oct 30, 2015 6:09 PM
Re: [investing-672] OC Traders meetup tonight: come even if you don't want to share! - Sorry to have missed the meeting. It looks interesting. Maybe nex Danielle Aug 28, 2015 8:22 AM
Re: [investing-672] OC Traders meetup tonight: come even if you don't want to share! - Hi Scott, I can't make it tonight but I was going to talk about this trade which I 'tweeted up on my Twitter account:  https://twitter.com/TradeToRet­ire/status/63 Steve B. Aug 27, 2015 4:52 PM
OC Traders meetup tonight: come even if you don't want to share! - Just an FYI, maybe it wasn't clear earlier, but for tonight's meetup it is recommended that you share a trade or two if you can or if you are comfortable doing so. But if you're not ready, willing, or feel comfortable doing so, please still come. Nobod scott h. Aug 27, 2015 2:20 PM
Floyd Upperman's COT seminar Sept 12 & 13 in Dana Point - Hey Traders, Fellow member and recent speaker Floyd Upperman will be giving a seminar in September about how he trades the COT. This will include more detail than wheat he spoke about the other night. If you are looking for more details check out scott h. Jul 18, 2015 9:00 AM
Re: [investing-672] Floyd's slides - My pleasure. Thanks for coming and for your well-informed questions/comments. - Scott On Wed, Jul 8, 2015 at 1:41 PM, Jack Walker < scott h. Jul 8, 2015 1:53 PM
Re: [investing-672] Floyd's slides - Scott, Jack W. Jul 8, 2015 1:41 PM
Floyd's slides - You can download Floyd's slides from the meetup last night at https://dl.dropboxusercontent.­com/u/3494437/cot-2015.ppt or in the "Files" section of the meetup at http://files.meetup.com/135406­2/cot-2015.ppt Scott scott h. Jul 8, 2015 5:46 AM
Harnessing the Power of the Commitments of Traders Report Meetup - Hey guys, Scott here, the OC Traders meetup organizer. I just wanted to let you know about the meetup tomorrow night. The full info is here http://www.meetup.com/Orange-C­ounty-Traders-Association/even­ts/223696895/ I met Floyd in the octraders Sk scott h. Jul 6, 2015 11:37 AM
Re: [investing-672] OC Traders Skype group chat - I forgot to send the charts ian May 14, 2015 7:00 PM
Re: [investing-672] OC Traders Skype group chat - Did u guys see these intraday actions ian May 14, 2015 6:58 PM
Re: [investing-672] OC Traders Skype group chat - Sounds like a great idea. Call me to discuss how I can help you With your room. Eric Kay[masked] Sent from my iPhone > On May 14, 2015, at 4:21 PM, scott hodson wrote: > > If you'd like to stay in touch real-time via Eric May 14, 2015 6:47 PM
Re: [investing-672] OC Traders Skype group chat - I agree trading can be boring and that is why I have created a FREE Facebook group, if anybody would like to join and share your knowledge. We have traders from all over the world and this group is growing above 1000 members. Give it a thou Jaspreet S. May 14, 2015 4:41 PM
OC Traders Skype group chat - If you'd like to stay in touch real-time via Skype, add "octraders" as a contact in Skype and I can add you to our trading group in Skype. Trading can be lonely. We can share ideas and thoughts on the markets in real time if you're interested. - Sco scott h. May 14, 2015 4:20 PM
Meetup details changed: Share a Trade + Q&A Grab Bag - Changed to Tuesday the 24th - This was changed to Tuesday the 24th. Sorry for the confusion. - Scott ====================== I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: scott h. Mar 19, 2015 12:59 PM
Re: [investing-672] Traders Tax Webinar this Tuesday - Thanks for the info, Scott On Mon, Mar 9, 2015 at 11:21 PM, scott hodson < [address removed] > wrot Gan L. Mar 10, 2015 7:15 AM
Re: [investing-672] Traders Tax Webinar this Tuesday - Scott: Thanks for the heads up on this webinar, very timely!.  I just registered and looking forward to the discussion. Regards, john l. Mar 9, 2015 8:53 PM
Traders Tax Webinar this Tuesday - If anybody is interested in tax issues surrounding being a professional trader this webinar might be of use to you. scott h. Mar 9, 2015 8:20 PM
RE: [investing-672] Re: Happy 5th anniversary to us! - Congratulations !! And thanks for a Manisha Jan 10, 2015 10:06 PM
Re: Happy 5th anniversary to us! - Ugh, sorry, 6th anniversary [masked] = 6), I was thinking it was still 2014 for some reason, can't do simple math, good thing I don't do anything that requires a lot of math :) - Scott scott h. Jan 9, 2015 1:54 PM
Happy 5th anniversary to us! - Hey traders! I just wanted to let you know that on this day in 2009 our humble little meetup was born! It's been a fun 5 years getting to meet so many of you throughout the years. I've learned so much from you and scott h. Jan 9, 2015 1:49 PM
Journaling - If you're struggling with your trading and not keeping a journal you should watch this video from Dan Fitzpatrick. http://bit.ly/1B7emCP - Scott scott h. Dec 1, 2014 4:35 PM
Can you trade better than a pack of rats? - Or do you need treat/shock reward/punishment stimuli to correctly trade the markets? http://www.enlightenmenteconom­ics.com/blog/index. scott h. Sep 23, 2014 9:20 AM
Parking instructions for this Wednesday's OC Traders meetup - First of all, thanks to all of those who have RSVP-ed. As a reminder, if you have RSVP-ed and cannot attend for some reason, please remove your RSVP so others on the waiting list can get an RSVP.  For those attending t scott h. Aug 25, 2014 2:11 PM
Re: [investing-672] 15-year study: what percentage of day traders actually make money? - Scott, Jack W. Aug 14, 2014 5:42 PM
15-year study: what percentage of day traders actually make money? - Interesting conclusions http://traderfeed.blogspot.com­/2014/08/what-proportion-of-da­ytraders-actually.html scott h. Aug 14, 2014 1:23 PM
Re: [investing-672] 60 Minutes on "Flash Boys", newest Michael Lewis book about High Frequency Traders - another related article... Mike R Apr 1, 2014 10:39 AM
Re: URGENT - take me OFF your email list -- RE: Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - I am looking for other traders that would like to meet-up in South Orange county to discuss trading.. user 1. Mar 31, 2014 8:15 AM
60 Minutes on "Flash Boys", newest Michael Lewis book about High Frequency Traders - http://www.cbsnews.com/news/is­-the-us-stock-market-rigged/ scott h. Mar 30, 2014 11:02 PM
RE: URGENT - take me OFF your email list -- RE: Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - Preview not available Jean M. Mar 28, 2014 3:36 PM
Re: URGENT - take me OFF your email list -- RE: Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - I guess some people dont like volitility scott hodson wrote: >I can't do it for you. YOU have to change your Email settings and modify >your "Mailing List" settings. > >http://www.meetup.com/Orange-­County-Traders-Association/set­tings ian Mar 28, 2014 2:49 PM
Re: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - ken are u going through a poor me phase? Marshall wrote: >Ken, I have met a few consistently profitable traders and most of them do >not trade at home, so yes, staying at home probably means you haven't been >profitable for a few ye ian Mar 28, 2014 2:48 PM
Re: URGENT - take me OFF your email list -- RE: Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - I can't do it for you. YOU have to change your Email settings and modify your "Mailing List" settings. http://www.meetup.com/Orange scott h. Mar 28, 2014 2:29 PM
URGENT - take me OFF your email list -- RE: Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - Jean M. Mar 28, 2014 1:33 PM
Re: Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - I just want to say a couple if things here regarding this email discussion 1) Ken: you sound like a troll. Demanding 1099s from people will not win you any friends in the group and intimidates others. We are here to help scott h. Mar 28, 2014 10:28 AM
Urgent! Take me OFF your email list!! RE: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - Preview not available Jean M. Mar 28, 2014 8:56 AM
RE: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - Preview not available David Mar 27, 2014 10:56 PM
Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - sorry for typos, was using my iPhone.. I meant if company does a reverse split not doesn't, lolz.. Sent from my iPhone On Mar jazz Mar 27, 2014 7:26 PM
Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - The simple approach to investing/trading is always use stops. The only thing you know before getting into a trade is the max loss you can absorb. T jazz Mar 27, 2014 7:22 PM
Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - kenLee Mar 27, 2014 6:44 PM
RE: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - Preview not available ian Mar 27, 2014 6:38 PM
RE: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - Preview not available ian Mar 27, 2014 6:28 PM
Re: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - kenLee Mar 27, 2014 5:54 PM
RE: [investing-672] Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - Preview not available ian Mar 27, 2014 5:43 PM
Re: from a member of OC Trader's Group - kenLee Mar 27, 2014 3:09 PM
Re: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - Ken, I have met a few consistently profitable traders and most of them do not trade at home, so yes, staying at home probably means you haven't been profitable for a few years+, though I do know of a couple of guys that trade from home. Marshall Mar 27, 2014 2:13 PM
Re: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - Ken, You are right and I agree with that statement that u made.. it's hard to find a trader that's been consistently makin jazz Mar 27, 2014 1:37 PM
Re: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - kenLee Mar 27, 2014 1:30 PM
Re: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - kenLee Mar 27, 2014 1:29 PM
Re: [investing-672] "Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - kenLee Mar 27, 2014 7:57 AM
"Other" OC Traders Meetup this Saturday morning - If you want to visit a traders meetup this Saturday, the "other" OC Traders group is having a meeting this Saturday morning at 9:30am in Newport Beach. Here are the details from an email I got from them. Make sure you read the par scott h. Mar 27, 2014 7:37 AM
The "other" OC Traders, meeting this Saturday morning - There is an OC Traders group on Google Groups that meets on the last Saturday morning of the month, in case anybody is interested in going. Arrive early because it can take a few minutes to park and get up the elevator. scott h. Feb 18, 2014 10:28 PM
RE: [investing-672] The Christmas Trade - money flow i built using the spyders etf.... i ian Dec 29, 2013 4:01 PM
RE: [investing-672] The Christmas Trade - I did a study on the distribution curve for d ian Dec 24, 2013 11:22 AM
The Christmas Trade - scott h. Dec 23, 2013 2:53 PM
RE: [investing-672] Going to Tuesday's Meetup? - Preview not available ian Dec 20, 2013 8:44 AM

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