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Helping the Fellow Out

After biotech stocks hiccupped on Thursday, April 11, 2014, ISI analyst Mark Schenebaum told the world: “Horrible day in biotech. I’m frankly at a loss for an explanation. And it’s my job to know why. [The reason he gets paid the big bucks – FJS.] Schenebaum “has been following the sector since 2000,” but maybe spent too much time golfing.

Ring in the Holidays!

While market robots find ways to make the most options contracts expire worthless today, allow me to bring you some early holiday cheer, a new holiday carol to share with friends and family! I have bet that the Santa Rally won’t materialize this year. One factor I didn’t mention is liquidity: we are soon likely…