Chart Advisor Articles

  1. S&P 500 and a Very Rare Long-Term Sell Signal

    September 7, 2015
    This rare sell signal, which occurred 7 times since 1975, is close to triggering in the S&P 500 index, and has already triggered in some big ...
  2. ChartAdvisor for September 4 2015

    September 4, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  3. 3 Ways to Trade the Rising Volatility

    September 2, 2015
    With volatility increasing in the markets, many are turning to these three volatility-capturing exchange-traded products.
  4. Big Double Top Patterns On the Verge of Breaking (LOW, CME)

    September 2, 2015
    These stocks have created big double top chart patterns, and are on the verge of breaking the patterns to the downside--a bearish signal.
  5. Gold Struggles to Climb Higher and May Fall Soon

    September 1, 2015
    Traders will be watching the price of gold over the coming weeks. We'll take a look at how a couple major moving averages are suggesting that ...
  6. 4 Stocks Still Flashing Buy Signals (INCY, PE)

    August 31, 2015
    In the midst of volatility and a big market sell-off last week, these stocks are flashing buy signals.
  7. Chart Advisor for August 28, 2015

    August 28, 2015
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  8. Value Stocks Offer Stability in a Volatile Market

    August 27, 2015
    With volatility on the rise, investors are turning to segments of strength such as value stocks. We'll take a look at several ETFs that could ...
  9. Stocks to Short...When the Dust Settles (SUNE, WETF)

    August 26, 2015
    Four short trades to consider, but not quite yet. Let the dust settle and wait for a pullback to resistance for a higher probability trade.
  10. Traders Step Back to Assess Commodities Damage

    August 25, 2015
    Traders are turning to these exchange-traded notes and exchange-traded funds to analyze key commodities and determine what could be coming next.
  11. Strategizing for a Market Fall...or Rally (LEN, HRL)

    August 24, 2015
    The downtrend isn't confirmed yet, so be prepared with trades for whether the stock market rallies or continues to fall. Here's how to do it. ...
  12. Chart Advisor for August 21, 2015

    August 21, 2015
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  13. Real Estate Investment Trust ETFs Offer Stability

    August 19, 2015
    Risk-averse traders are turning to real estate investment trusts. We'll look at a popular real estate investment trust ETF and few of its top ...
  14. Top ETF Performers YTD - They'll Surprise You (XIV, XBI)

    August 19, 2015
    The top performing ETFs of 2015 may surprise you. Here they are, and the outlook for them going forward.
  15. Four ETFs for Trading Falling Crude Oil

    August 19, 2015
    Commodity traders are turning toward oil because the recent move below a key support level is signaling a move lower. We'll look at four ETFs ...
  16. Strong Stocks with More Bullish Potential

    August 17, 2015
    These stock are trending, and setting up to go even higher. Here's how to trade them.
  17. ChartAdvisor for August 13 2015

    August 14, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major technical indicators.
  18. 3 Stocks Channeling Higher and In the Buy Zone

    August 12, 2015
    Trending higher overall, and trading near support following a pullback, these stocks are in the buy zone.
  19. Base Metals Continue To Struggle

    August 11, 2015
    Strong downtrends on several key charts suggests the base metals sector is headed lower. We'll take a look at some ways to trade the move.
  20. 3 Ways To Trade The Chinese Currency Devaluation

    August 11, 2015
    The recent devaluation of the Chinese Yuan sent shock waves across the global financial markets. We'll take a look at a few ways to trade the ...
  21. Best and Worst Oil & Gas Driller Stocks to Own

    August 10, 2015
    Oil and gas drilling and exploration companies have been beat down this year; here are the ones to look at and avoid if considering a trade in ...
  22. ChartAdvisor for August 6 2015

    August 7, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  23. Which Currency ETFs to Buy and Sell (FXE, FXB)

    August 5, 2015
    Here are two currency ETFs to watch for further strength, one which should be avoided--at least for now--and one which could go either way.
  24. The Weakness In Commodities Continues (USCI, UGA)

    August 5, 2015
    Traders are looking to ETFs that track the commodities markets for clues of a reversal. We'll take a look at several and provide analysis of ...
  25. Invest In Consumer Staples With This ETF

    August 5, 2015
    The consumer staples sector is showing signs of strength in a weak market. We'll take a look at a couple ways to make a trade.
  26. Healthcare Stocks Continue to Be a Good Bet

    August 3, 2015
    Here are four stocks in the healthcare sector that have already put up big numbers, and could still go higher, if they breakout to the upside. ...
  27. ChartAdvisor for July 30 2015

    July 31, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  28. Four Great Stocks for Day Traders

    July 29, 2015
    Four day trading stocks that offer volume and a consistent history of big intraday price movements.
  29. Looking To The Mega Caps For Strength

    July 29, 2015
    Increased volatility is making it difficult to find areas of strength in the market. Even utilities are breaking below key support levels. The ...
  30. Falling Coffee Prices Are Creating Opportunity (SBUX, JO)

    July 28, 2015
    Falling coffee prices is creating an opportunity for strategic traders. We'll take a look at some ideas.
  31. Stock Chart Patterns to Keep an Eye On

    July 27, 2015
    Some of these stocks are exhibiting big chart patterns, so a breakout is likely to be significant.
  32. ChartAdvisor for July 24 2015

    July 24, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  33. Four Slumping Stocks to Consider Shorting

    July 22, 2015
    These down trending stocks have recently made a move to the upside, but it's more likely a signal to short than to buy.
  34. Stock Breakouts Happening Now or Imminent (XRAY, AMX)

    July 22, 2015
    These stock are breaking out--or close to breaking out--of chart patterns, likely signaling the direction of the next trending move.
  35. Traders Turn To Aerospace and Defense Stocks

    July 22, 2015
    Recent news from Lockheed Martin and United Technologies has put the Aerospace & Defense sector on trader's radar. We'll take a look at how to ...
  36. 4 ETFs For Trading Gold's Falling Prices

    July 21, 2015
    Traders looking to trade gold will likely look to add these for funds to their portfolio.
  37. ChartAdvisor for July 16 2015

    July 17, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  38. 4 Stocks to Buy Right Now at Support (CDK, ISBC)

    July 15, 2015
    In uptrends and trading near support, these four stocks are presenting swing trade buying opportunities.
  39. Traders Are Looking To Bet On Casinos

    July 15, 2015
    A breakout on the chart of BJK suggests now is the time to invest in the gaming industry. We'll take a look at several stocks that could be worth ...
  40. Trade The Rise In Agriculture Commodities

    July 14, 2015
    The weather has triggered a move in agriculture commodities. We'll take a look at several charts that are poised for a move higher.
  41. Stock Trades with Attractive Risk/Reward Setups (BSX, JAH)

    July 13, 2015
    Here are four stocks providing favorable reward:risk trade setups right now.
  42. ChartAdvisor for July 10 2015

    July 10, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  43. Three Ways to Trade Big Moves in the China Market (FXI, HAO)

    July 8, 2015
    While Greece attracts most of the attention, the Chinese stock market has fallen 20% in the last 10 weeks. Here's three ways to trade the volatility.
  44. Now Is The Time To Invest In Cyber Security

    July 8, 2015
    Cyber security is a growing industry. We'll take a look at different ways you can invest.
  45. 3 ETFs Poised For A Move Higher

    July 7, 2015
    In this article we'll take a look at three ETFs that are positioning for a move higher. Nearby support levels are providing traders with ideal ...
  46. 3 Ways To Trade The Greece Default (GREK, NBG)

    July 7, 2015
    A missed payment from Greece to the IMF has put the nation on the radar of many active traders. We'll take a look at 3 ways to trade the news.
  47. Oil Fails To Break Above Key Resistance (SCO, OIL)

    July 7, 2015
    These are interesting times in the oil markets. We'll take a look at several ways to trade the move in oil.
  48. Watch These Stocks For Breakouts Right Now (JCP, CUBE)

    July 6, 2015
    Breakouts are imminent in these four stocks, leading to potential buying, selling or short selling opportunities.
  49. Chart Advisor for July 3 2015

    July 6, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  50. Stocks Breaking to Downside - Time to Sell? (SIX, MHFI)

    July 1, 2015
    These stocks have broken patterns or trendlines to downside, indicating more selling could be coming.
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