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Pincher Education
SG  Pinchers by simplegreen on 8/8/08
The SG pinch is generated by the lower ADX(7) line to show both direction and strength of trend used with the -DI or +DI of the upper ADX(7) indicator.If +DI and lower ADX line form the pinch then the stock goes up....if -DI and ADX line pinch then stock is going must not ignore that willie 52 really needs to confirm the trend change from all I have seen in testing and trading this setup.Simply place on ADX(7) above another ADX(7) for a symmetrical display and the willie(52) and thats all there is to it.
Very nice example of a long term upward trending PIncher with notations of positive fundamentals and indicators:
MrBigz Pincher Video Lesson

Penny Stock Pinchers - Tina Marie
Warning!!!!    (Penny) Pinchers can be EXTREMELY volatile, but they can also be extremely profitable.  These stocks are typically companies dealing with potential de-listing, high dilution, and possibly have corrupt management or are just plain unstable. 

Penny pinchers can also be very profitable plays as well.  If you're unable to sell a stock quickly, I would not recommend playing these because just as fast as they may "pop" (move up), they have the same potential to fall just as quickly.  Never jump into one right away when you first notice it forming into a pincher.  Penny stocks can go much lower before they actually do run.  IMO once you notice a penny pincher, check previous days to see what the pps was and put it on "watch" for a stabilized pps (not going down further) before buying.  I've watched a few for weeks before actually buying. 
Against the better advice of my co mods in reference to allowing penny pinchers (mainly pinks) to be played here, I take the pro active role of providing a place to discuss them (not pump) and see pinchers as a tool for playing them and hopefully making some money from them.  Yes, they are VERY risky but a lot less risky than trying to play them on the momo stock specific boards (that they've already been front loaded and pumped with gawd knows how many free trading shares hitting the market from promoters and paid pumpers).  I see the pincher chart as an "early" method of getting in before the pump starts (if it does).
HOWEVER, please note that we will NOT tolerate pink sheet stocks being pumped on this boardIf it's clearly NOT a pincher, don't post it here - it will be removed as "off-topic." Stricter rules will be enforced for penny stocks than those that are fully reporting. 




The PPO (Percentage Price Oscillator) is a momentum indicator that tells us the percentage, above or below the long-term indicator, that a stocks price falls.  So,  when the PPO ‘pinches’ it was at -40%.  This means that the stock was trading -40% below is long-term average price.  It was grossly oversold. 

The ADX(Average Directional Index) is an indicator that shows the strength of a trend.  Measured on a scale from 0 to 100, values below 20 are considered weak and values above 40 are considered strong.  It is important to understand that the ADX does not indicate whether a trend is bullish or bearish only it’s strength



Good scans to get you started!
Charger's Scan (Stockcharts) -
SimpleGreen's Scan (Stockfetcher) -
Crable's Pincher Scan (Stockcharts) -
Starter Scans (Stockcharts) -
captain america's Scan (Stockcharts) -


Soapy's PVO/STO Pincher Sell Signal

People often think that pinchers are only for BUY signals and not SELL signals unless the candle breaks down the MA(20). If someone tells you this, please remember that Soapy told you to slap such people and call them an idiot to their face. Also people often think that the PPO/ADX pincher is the king of pinchers (which may be true) but such pincher plays require the MA(20) to be your "golden egg" stop loss. But this too is utter nonsense when playing a pattern given a pincher. For example, consider the chart below for Deckers Outdoor Corporation in which a rising wedge can be seen using the green trendlines. As we all know, such a wedge is inherently bearish and needs a sound exit as to retain a profit. But how does a pincher tell you when to exit?

Unlike entry, which can be a total pain, the exit is quite simple to nail given the ability to look beyond the ADX/PPO pincher which has NO INFORMATION on when to exit other than: "Oops, we hit the MA(20) and I just lost considerable gains. DOH! I feel like I rode FFGO and GLCC back to 0.0001!" Since we're here to make money, we don't want to be the MA(20)-idiot that gave up 30% of profit due to an ineffective stop loss methodology. Thus we should consider appealing to a pincher as a signal to jump ship and take profits. The trick to this is to look at the PVO/STO pinch as a signal to exit. The chart below illustrates how to find such a pinch and is pretty much the entire story. So, please keep in mind that an ADX/PPO pinch may tell you when to enter, but the PVO/STO tells you when to exit if and only if you can define a pattern for the candlesticks. Also, for those who want to exit at the top of a swing, notice how the exit keeps you above the MA(20); an exit leaving more profit in your pocket.

Happy Trading.






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#51281  Sticky Note UWTI - When Oil bottoms, 3x bull ETN interloper 01/13/15 11:34:43 AM
#49086  Sticky Note In my recollection, Freto, Wolfgangrene, GB, Bagman, and **D*A** 08/20/13 06:18:18 AM
#40470  Sticky Note Just a reminder to all that this board crable 05/03/09 09:31:21 PM
#56768   $IPIX .67 early pincher radar again. Note that BooDog 10/18/17 06:52:51 AM
#56767   MBIA naturalborninvestor 10/16/17 04:26:28 PM
#56766   TRTC slight pinch. Posted on their board recently. Never_Post 10/12/17 01:54:50 PM
#56765   technically yes, practically you want a lower ppo naturalborninvestor 10/07/17 05:02:33 PM
#56764   can this be consider a pinch or because rdzavala 10/07/17 04:27:23 PM
#56763   BRSE..TNDM..RPRX..DPW..TENX..BORN..INFI..TROV.. glenn1919 10/07/17 04:27:15 PM
#56762   Nice weekly pincher youllberad! Check out that RPRX pj McMulligan 10/06/17 07:28:48 PM
#56761   Thanks L2 in for some ANY and MATN today pj McMulligan 10/06/17 03:55:53 PM
#56760   CYTX weekly divergence pj McMulligan 10/06/17 03:52:38 PM
#56759   VSAR moving already. naturalborninvestor 10/05/17 10:22:26 AM
#56758   STDY volume is a bit low, though naturalborninvestor 10/05/17 08:13:42 AM
#56757   ANY Pinch is forming. May need another L2PlayPennies 10/04/17 11:10:35 AM
#56756   Additional pincher formations pinging radars this week: pj McMulligan 10/03/17 04:13:56 PM
#56755   VSAR starting to form a pincher naturalborninvestor 10/02/17 05:19:11 PM
#56754   OTIC finally pinching Link back for chart naturalborninvestor 10/02/17 11:08:13 AM
#56753   GRCK big runner fluxambassador 09/30/17 02:06:17 PM
#56752   I am expecting a sale of the company, naturalborninvestor 09/30/17 02:02:33 PM
#56751   I am wondering if we can hit $1.00, DavidTrader 09/30/17 10:58:13 AM
#56750   Thoughts on $RAS on the weekly? DavidTrader 09/30/17 10:47:10 AM
#56749   RAS pinching naturalborninvestor 09/29/17 02:59:59 PM
#56748   come on, lame duck pincher. Move alrerady! naturalborninvestor 09/28/17 06:16:51 PM
#56747   $GRCU News is out! LOS ANGELES, CA , StockonHighalert1 09/28/17 01:45:13 PM
#56746   GNCA 60 min chart, down 76% since the 26th interloper 09/28/17 12:34:20 PM
#56745   Thanks Rickby, havn't gotten back in that one pj McMulligan 09/27/17 03:52:32 PM
#56744   Thanks, for some reason I cannot find certain naturalborninvestor 09/26/17 02:25:59 PM
#56743 pj McMulligan 09/26/17 02:21:27 PM
#56742 Don 09/26/17 01:49:53 PM
#56741   What happened to the GBSN board on ihub? naturalborninvestor 09/26/17 01:36:40 PM
#56740   Picked up some more GBSN today pj McMulligan 09/25/17 04:28:50 PM
#56739   SSN could just be starting or is it Richby30 09/25/17 02:11:43 PM
#56738   Loaded $3.30 today. Let's see... naturalborninvestor 09/22/17 04:43:34 PM
#56737   OTIC getting ready naturalborninvestor 09/21/17 06:06:10 PM
#56736   SSN on the daily, squirrely one but looks Richby30 09/21/17 10:45:31 AM
#56735   STVVY watch for divergence to complete and run interloper 09/20/17 01:14:28 PM
#56734   TNTR interloper 09/20/17 12:50:24 PM
#56733   SFM Sprouts Markets interloper 09/20/17 12:49:14 PM
#56732   RAS works wonderfully on the daily. Big day. naturalborninvestor 09/18/17 05:36:38 PM
#56731   BBOX interloper 09/15/17 05:09:42 PM
#56730   A few pinchers popping up on the scan pj McMulligan 09/15/17 03:27:10 PM
#56729   it definitely didnt work out on the daily, DavidTrader 09/15/17 08:41:31 AM
#56728   I looked into other stock options and they naturalborninvestor 09/13/17 01:11:32 PM
#56727   Another chance for RAS? naturalborninvestor 09/13/17 11:55:40 AM
#56726   BIOA, BBOX naturalborninvestor 09/12/17 11:31:18 AM
#56725   $JBLU Pharaoh-1 09/11/17 08:31:30 PM
#56724   what's the point of playing this? naturalborninvestor 09/10/17 02:52:42 PM
#56723   naturalborninvestor 09/10/17 02:45:52 PM
#56722   Stop loss also does the trick. RAS looked naturalborninvestor 09/10/17 02:41:46 PM
#56721   Keep an eye on it.. SamLBInj 09/10/17 09:10:22 AM
#56720   not playing corporate stock options. Usually way too naturalborninvestor 09/10/17 05:38:50 AM
#56719   RAS is an example of a pincher gone Richby30 09/09/17 05:07:19 PM