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Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:43:38 PM

GOOG March Option Montage at Thursday's close Link (OI as of Wednesday's Close)

Then GOOG March Option Montage that we looked at Wednesday night (Start 04:45:56 PM) after noting bullish bias from SELLING (DnTick Vol) in the March $320 Puts (GGD-OD), which were #5 most active that day at this Link

OI Technical Staff : 3/2/2006 9:59:59 PM

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Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 8:22:06 PM

I'm running late for a family function. See you in the morning.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 8:20:42 PM

Google March Option Montage ... The March $320 Puts, which were "unusually bullish" yesterday did see their OI increase by 1,959 contracts. I think those were "sell to open."

Ugh! I placed "-1,630" at the 410 Call, it should be placed at the 400 Call for those following my posts from last night.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 7:57:16 PM

Google Options Chain sorted by most active at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 7:39:57 PM

From the news coming over the wires, it looks like the Prudhoe Bay pipeline spill happened mid-morning and my well be what ignited today's bid in heating and unleaded.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 7:23:29 PM

06:12 PM EST Temperatures with April Nat Gas and Heating Oil settlements at this Link

April Unleaded settled up 4.32% at $1.6925.

April Crude Oil settled up 2.24% at $63.36.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 7:02:48 PM

Closing U.S. Market Watch found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 6:51:56 PM

Closing Internals found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 6:20:57 PM

Current OPEN MM Profiles at this Link

Today's Activity ... Swing trade long 1/3 position in shares of Google Inc. (GOOG) at $371.00. Stop currently $355.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:41:12 PM

GOOG $382.50

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:37:57 PM

Plains Exp&Prod (PXP) $41.59 +0.82% Link ... Flat extended.

DJ - Q4 Net More Than Doubles

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:35:33 PM

GOOG / BIDU ... Pivot Levels for tomorrow at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:30:18 PM

GOOG $382

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:21:23 PM

GOOG ... Not entering China would have hurt people more

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:22:16 PM

Bill Barrett (BBG) $33.67 +1.69% Link ... jumps to $36.00 extended.

DJ- Swings to Q4 Net on production

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:17:44 PM

GOOG $383 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:14:50 PM

Oil Spill - update ... Transit line at Prudhoe Bay carries finished, salable crude that eventually finds its way to the trans-Alaska pipeline.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:09:23 PM

Oil Spill - update ... Unknown quantity spilled from 34-inch diameter pipe transit line. Dangerous fumes were preventing crews from cleanup work.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:07:43 PM

GOOG $383 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:05:45 PM

GOOG $383.50

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:05:20 PM

GOOG $383 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:04:34 PM

Oil Spill alert ... DJ- Crude Oil Spills from Transit Line at Prudhoe Bay, Alaska

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 5:00:02 PM

GOOG $383.50 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:59:46 PM

GOOG $383 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:59:30 PM

GOOG $382.50 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:58:21 PM

GOOG $382 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:57:35 PM

GOOG $381.50 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:56:02 PM

GOOG $380.75 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:55:36 PM

Headline ... CME Nikkei 225 Stock Index Futures settle down 300 points.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:52:29 PM

GOOG CFO ... Spending to generate growth, shareholder returns.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:51:29 PM

Novell (NOVL) $9.53 -2.35% Link ... marked lower at $9.10 on earnings report.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:44:51 PM

Baidu.com (BIDU) $52.60 +2.65% ... 100 at the bid of $52.39 extended. Really no trade, just 200 since 04:00 close.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:43:21 PM

GOOG $380 extended

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:42:57 PM

GOOG CFO ... Employee productivity double that of competitors.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:42:16 PM

GOOG CFO ... International Growth Not Slowing

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:40:37 PM

Sport-Haley (SPOR) $5.22 Link ... Bailey Capital Mgmt. reiterates "accumulate" rating. (grin)

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:38:35 PM

Traffix (TRFX) $5.30 +3.51% Link ... B Riley starts at "buy"

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:33:53 PM

Google (GOOG) $376.45 +3.19% ... $378.00 extended.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:32:13 PM

Argentina ... February Tax Collections Up 27% on Year.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:19:01 PM

S&P 500 P/E ratio at 19.22, down from 19.24.

S&P 500 (SPX.X) 1,289.14 -0.16%

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:08:05 PM

Google (GOOG) goes out at $376.45 +3.19% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:01:17 PM

Defense Index (DFX.X) $302.40 +0.19% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 4:00:29 PM

Patriot Act alert ... US Senate Votes Overwhelmingly to Renew Patriot Act.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:56:00 PM

Yahoo! (YHOO) $31.72 -1.42% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:55:32 PM

GOOG $376 +3.07% ..

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:52:59 PM

Baidu.com (BIDU) $52.49 +2.43% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:42:52 PM

Uruguay ... Feb CPI Up 0.67% on Month, Up 6.65% on year

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:38:21 PM

Headline ... DJ - Crude In NY Ends at 3-week High Above $63/bbl

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:33:11 PM

Google (GOOG) $373.55 +2.39% ... off highs of $381.10

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:32:30 PM

Baidu.com (BIDU) $52.81 +3.06% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:19:11 PM

Sunoco (SUN) $78.23 +2.65% ... Headline - Director Lenny Won't Stand for Re-Election to Board of Directors.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:16:09 PM

03:00 Internals found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:03:04 PM

03:00 Watch found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:59:09 PM

GOOG $377.81

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:58:51 PM

GOOG Exec ... Focusing on Improving Clicks per ads

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:54:10 PM

Baidu.com (BIDU)

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:52:24 PM

GOOG $378.50

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:51:53 PM

GOOG Exec ... "tapping, growing large advertising spending"

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:50:59 PM

Current OPEN MM Profiles found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:37:16 PM

GOOG $379 +3.84% ... has got to be one of the craziest stocks I've seen in sometime.

Not having the bullish psychological impact on broader indices today that it did to the downside on Tuesday though.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:33:28 PM

NASDAQ Internals ... a/d 1,068 : 1,901

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:33:04 PM

NYSE Internals ... a/d 1,222 : 1,962

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:26:27 PM

GOP-CB $3.60 x $3.80 ... 2,848 contracts to this point.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:25:26 PM

GOOG $378 ... session high has been $381.10. Updated PnF at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:16:38 PM

YHOO $31.86 -0.99% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:13:10 PM

BIDU $52.62 ... I've got session high as $53.00

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:10:43 PM

02:07 Market Watch found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:05:33 PM

Iraq Feb output up 370,000 b/d on month at 1.92 million b/d

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:04:24 PM

OPEC ... Feb output +320,000 b/d at 29.99 million b/d

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:03:33 PM

OPEC ... Feb output up 1st time in months on Iraq, UAE - Survey

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 2:02:33 PM

Newmont (NEM) alert $54.31 +2.52% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:59:37 PM

GOOG $378 ... session high has been $381.10.

Don't see SBSH at $380

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:57:03 PM

BIDU $52.25 +1.97% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:55:47 PM

Yahoo (YHOO) $31.91 -0.83% ...

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:53:57 PM

GOOG Ceo ... Getting ads for Google Earth

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:53:11 PM

GOOG $377

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:52:57 PM

GOOG CEO ... Current ads are "primative" vs. future plans

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:51:08 PM

BIDU $51.79 x $51.97 ... 299,000 shares

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:49:59 PM

GOOG $377 ... 11.2 million shares

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:42:56 PM

BIDU $51.53 x $51.65

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:42:28 PM

GOOG $378.50

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:41:54 PM

GOOG ... CEO headlines ...

Net neutrality bad idea for Internet user

Click fraud is not a material issue

Significant keyword pricing upside

Focused on Microsoft as top competitor

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:37:20 PM

GOOG 377

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:34:49 PM

BIDU $50.90 x $51.00

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:33:51 PM

GOOG $375

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:29:38 PM

GOOG $370.15

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:29:23 PM

Sell Program Premium ... DIA $110.03, SPY $128.80, QQQQ $41.53

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:22:45 PM

Google (GOOG) $396.53 +4.73% ... 5-minute interval chart at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:15:48 PM

BIDU $50.93 x $51.00

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:15:05 PM

Should be filled alert! ... Goog (GOOG) $370.00 ... fast trade

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:11:09 PM

Google (GOOG) $364.70 +0.02% ... look at that volume come in. Anticipation

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:05:48 PM

Swing trade long place order alert ... Let's place an order to buy ... 10 shares of Google (GOOG) for $368.10, limit $370.00. Stop goes $355.00

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 1:02:30 PM

Google (GOOG) $363.87 -0.23% ... Analyst meeting should be starting.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:40:35 PM

BIDU $50.65 x $50.74

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:39:05 PM

BIDU $50.80 .... PERT/ARCX were crossed at $50.80

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:36:43 PM

Indonesia ... Prices $1B, 11-year Bond at 99.052 to yield 7.0%.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:35:30 PM

Yum! ... Dow Jones headline .... Erin Go Bragh! Taste What's on Tap at Ben & Jerry's - Toast St. Patrick's Day with New Black & Tan Ice Cream

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:32:39 PM

Cont. West Texas ($WTIC) PnF chart as of last night's close Link ... I'm showing April Crude trading as high as high as $63.05.

Refiner bulls saying ... "easy does it, don't gain too much!"

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:27:36 PM

Cont. Unleaded ($GASO) PnF chart as of last night's close. I'm showing today's high for April Unleaded futures up to $1.69.

Overhead resistance at $1.70.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 12:20:52 PM

Royal Gold (RGLD) $30.76 +0.13% Link ... Board of Directors declares Q2 dividend of $0.55 per share. Dividend payable on 04/21/06 to shareholders of record at the close of business on 04/07/06.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:55:40 AM

If I were the INET bid of 2000 down at $50.50, I'd pull that bid. See if those above me $50.58, $50.60, $50.65 and $50.87 do anything.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:54:23 AM

BIDU $50.88 x $50.99

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:53:52 AM

Yahoo! (YHOO) alert $31.75 -1.24%

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:45:02 AM

11:00 Internals found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:20:22 AM

Yahoo! (YHOO) $31.82 -1.11% ... WEEKLY S2 $31.75 was support on Tuesday.

Use this one with BIDU too. BIDU $50.91 x $51.00.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:13:52 AM

Google (GOOG) 365.45 +0.17% ... either side of DAILY Pivot so far this morning. Sits right on its QCharts' DAILY Pivot $365.25. If it starts to gain some support, be al_rt for strength on volume above WKLY S1.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:08:52 AM

11:00 Market Watch found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:07:52 AM

AMR Corp. (AMR) $25.16 -0.82% ... Feb Traffic rose 2.7%.

Capacity fell 1.2%

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 11:01:41 AM

Sunoco (SUN) $78.28 +2.71% ... oooooeeee! That would have been a nice day trade at the open. With unleaded stronger than crude. SUN opens flat. Same for VLO $56.28 +2.4%

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 10:49:29 AM

Current OPEN MM Profiles found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 10:33:09 AM

Folks ... BIDU trades similar to ICE in that it isn't as liquid as the QQQQ, or XOM, or CSCO. When it comes time to enter or close a trade, the way you try and execute can be important.

There's a lot of day traders that like to trade these stocks and it has been my observation, based on my own doing sometimes, that a trader can really show his/her hand (I want to sell and I'm willing to chase, or I want to buy and I'm willing to chase).

Sometimes, when I want an exececution and I'm getting "leap frogged" sometimes it is best to just "go away," and cancel your open order. Then, get your order ready to go with your mouse on the sell button with the LIMIT ORDER and price ready. If trying to short, WAIT FOR THE BID TO COME UP to your LIMIT, then let them have it.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 10:27:41 AM

BIDU $50.60 -1.24% .... did trade RED #2 (38.2% 5-MRT) and DAILY S1.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 10:24:30 AM

Baidu.com (BIDU) $50.99 -0.48% ... after session low of $50.65. Here's a day trader's chart of BIDU (5-minute intervals) where I've added a lower "5-MRT" and also show my NASDAQ and INET Level II Link

Earlier (see 09:42:15) I could see 80 shares on INET show up on the offer, then go away, then show up 5, or 10 cents lower, then get "leap frogged" by an offer as it came below the 80 shares. The 80 shares would go away, then show up under the "leap frogged" offer. Then the 80 shares would get "leap frogged" again. Then the 80 shares would go away on INET, come lower again, then get "leap frogged" by another offer.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 10:15:08 AM

BIDU $50.89 -0.68% ....

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 10:02:55 AM

10:00 Market Watch found at this Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 9:42:15 AM

If you're trying to short 80 shares of BIDU, stay where you are, don't keep moving your order down.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 9:26:55 AM

April Unleaded (hu06j $1.64 +1.23%

April Crude (cl06j $62.60 +1.01%

Jane Fox : 3/2/2006 9:24:59 AM

Dateline WSJ Sales chilled for retailers in February, as a big blizzard in the Northeast damped demand for spring apparel.

Shoppers had snatched up early spring fashions amid record-high temperatures in January, but wintry weather returned with a vengeance last month, piling record amounts of snow onto several major cities in the Northeast. As shoppers stayed inside, industry watchers speculated that higher home-heating bills had begun to sink in and that climbing interest rates and gasoline prices might be crimping spending. Savings levels have also remained in negative territory, meaning consumers have fewer reserves to bankroll shopping trips.

In addition to those concerns, retailers in February faced difficult comparisons with a year ago, when the sun had emerged after an especially harsh bout of storms in January.

"So far, the results look mixed," said analyst Jharonne Martis at Thomson Financial. "It's not that consumers have stopped shopping; it is just that they're slowing down."

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:53:02 AM

Google (GOOG) ... MarketWatch note late this afternoon regarding company's U.S. market share ... Data from comScore released Tuesday indicated Google's share in the U.S. search market increased to 41.4%, up from 40% in December, with an 8% bump in search traffic.

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:49:47 AM

Wednesday's Consumer Headline ... AP - January's High Temps Boost Economy Link

Jeff Bailey : 3/2/2006 3:39:43 AM

Baidu.com (BIDU) $51.24 -0.35% ... 15-minute interval chart with WEEKLY Pivot retracement and March's MONTHLY Pivot Retracement at this Link

Competitor to GOOG.

Posted today's (Thursday's) Daily Pivot Levels. "Shouldn't" come much above DAILY R1/Monthly Pivot. Close below DAILY Pivot not very bullish either.

Good DAY TRADE BEAR candidate for Thursday.

Disclosure: I currently hold a bearish position in BIDU.

PnF Chart at this Link

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