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  1. Watch These Stocks for a Breakout Move (CSCO, CRH)

    These three stocks are moving within a tight price band following a rally, and will likely see a breakout soon.
  2. 3 Mining Stocks Poised to Pop (BHP, RIO)

    Based on the bullish chart patterns discussed in this article, it appears that now could be a good time to buy the big-name ...
  3. Two Big Biotechs Flash Bearish Signals (CELG, GILD)

    Biotech funds are trading near rally highs, but two popular blue chip components are struggling, a foretelling weakness that ...
  4. Communications Giants Slumping Despite iPhone Hype (AAPL, VZ)

    AT&T and Verizon have failed to rally in reaction to iPhone 7 sales euphoria, raising doubts about the smartphone's long-term ...
  5. Watch for Breakouts in These Commodity ETFs (USO, GLD)

    Major commodities such as oil, gold, and silver are all consolidating in tight patterns following a rally and are poised ...
  6. 3 Nasdaq-100 Stocks Ready to Play Catch-Up (SYMC, XLNX)

    These Nasdaq-100 components show stronger buying interest than price gains, predicting the price will play catch up in coming ...
  7. Bullish Technicals Predict Twitter Takeout (TWTR, DIS)

    Twitter has broken out on heavy volume in reaction to takeout rumors that are likely to presage a profitable company sale. ...
  8. Sell Short Homebuilders in a Trump Presidency (ITB)

    One in five illegal immigrants works in construction according to Pew, with a Trump presidency likely to create labor shortages ...
  9. These Charts Suggest Now Is the Time to Buy Platinum (PPLT, SWC)

    The strong chart patterns on these platinum-related assets suggest that now is the time to buy.
  10. Utilities Awake From Their Slumber After the Fed (NI,NEE)

    Utilities have ended a summer correction, setting the stage for a trend advance that should continue into 2017.
  11. Double Tops Giving Sell Signals (AMT, BND)

    These REITs and ETFs have formed a bearish topping pattern. Rallies are selling opportunities, as lower prices are expected.
  12. Nike Spiraling Lower After Rio Misfire (NKE)

    Nike has transitioned from market leader into laggard in 2016 and could now enter a long-term downtrend.
  13. FedEx Set to Challenge 2015 High After Earnings (FDX, UPS)

    Fedex is likely to break out above 6-month range resistance after strong earnings and head into a test of the 2015 bull market ...
  14. Invest in Utilities With These ETFs (XLU, JXI)

    The strong uptrends shown on the charts of these utility ETFs suggest now could be the time to buy.
  15. Trend Channel Buying Opportunity in These Stocks (ABBV, RTN)

    These stocks are rising within trend channels and flashing a buy signal with the price near channel support.
  16. 3 Bullish Plays in the Apple Ecosystem

    Apple suppliers have lifted with the tech icon in reaction to higher iPhone 7 sales estimates and should gain additional ...
  17. Chevron at Cusp of Intermediate Correction (CVX, XOM)

    Chevron has turned lower after failing to pierce major resistance above 100 and could descend into the 80s in coming months. ...
  18. These Stocks Are at Breakout Levels (NVDA, ADSK)

    These stocks have formed strong trading patterns over the last several weeks, and a breakout is becoming more likely.
  19. This Chart Suggests Now Is the Time to Buy Sugar (SGG, CZZ)

    The break above the resistance of an ascending triangle suggests that prices of the assets mentioned in this article could ...
  20. 3 Chip Stocks With Strong Buy Patterns (MSCC, HIMX)

    Chip stocks are leading the broad market and tech sector, with mid and small cap components ready to add to impressive 2 ...
  21. Invest in South America With These 3 ETFs (EWZ, EPU)

    If you're seeking exposure outside of the United States, consider these country-specific ETFs that track the major emerging ...
  22. Apple Bulls Take Charge Ahead of iPhone Release (AAPL)

    Apple has broken out of its long downtrend after major missteps by rival Samsung but faces a long slow road back to the 2 ...
  23. 3 Small-cap Rallies Flying Under the Radar (STS, HDSN)

    The Russell-2000 small-cap index is pulling back after failing to pierce 2015 resistance, but a handful of sector mavericks ...
  24. Shipping Stocks at Make or Break Level (FRO, TOO)

    These three beaten down shipping stocks are testing major support. A break below signals a further selloff. If support holds, ...
  25. 3M Headed for the Buy Zone (MMM)

    Dow component 3M broke out to an all-time high in June and is now pulling back to test new support.
  26. Time to Take NVIDIA Profits (NVDA)

    NVIDIA has rewarded shareholders with windfall profits but the time has come to pull up stakes and move on to another growth ...
  27. Traders Remain Bearish on Agriculture (DBA, WEAT)

    Weakening global demand means agriculture looks poised for a continued move lower.
  28. Buy the Dips on These Energy Funds (XLE, XOP)

    Energy funds sold off with the broad market last week but relatively bullish price patterns predict new dip buying opportunities. ...
  29. ETFs Bouncing Off Support, Heading Higher (EMB, VPU)

    These ETFs are bouncing off support and looking to head higher, in alignment with the long-term uptrend.
  30. 3 Stocks With Bullish Volume Divergences (RDUS, PKG)

    When the On Balance Volume indicator posts a new high while a stock struggles at lower price levels, it predicts a bullish ...
  31. Big Tech Awakens While Microsoft Slumbers (MSFT, FB)

    Microsoft has reached long-term resistance at the 1999 high while volume indicators flash major bearish divergences, raising ...
  32. Forget Dividends and Buy Corporate Bonds Instead

    As investors across the globe search for stability and income, it is becoming more common to see investors shift capital ...
  33. Commodity Stocks in Play Now (AKS, WLL)

    These stocks have experienced a sizable pullback after a big rally, presenting a potential major buying opportunity.
  34. Trend Channel Stocks Near the Buy Point (WCN, MWA)

    These stocks are currently trading near the bottom of trend channels but moving higher, presenting a buying opportunity. ...
  35. These Charts Suggest Now Is The Time To Buy Silver (SLV, SLW)

    When it comes to commodity trading, the price action of silver is often quickly overlooked in favor of gold.
  36. Stocks Jump as Odds of a Rate Hike Fall (SPY, DIA)

    Major stock market indexes moved higher over the past week after August’s non-farm payrolls fell to just 151,000 compared ...
  37. Is Mylan The Next Valeant Trade? (MYL, VRX)

    Mylan is caught in a political firestorm after EpiPen price increases while short sellers drool over a possible Valeant Pharmaceuticals ...
  38. Invest In International Markets With These 3 ETFs (EFA, EWA)

    Investors in the U.S. looking to broaden their portfolios beyond North America should look at mid-to-large cap equities in ...
  39. Big Banks Could Lead Market Higher in 4th Quarter (JPM, BAC)

    U.S. commercial banks may be gearing up to post new 2016 highs and test 2015 bull-market highs.
  40. How To Trade The Uptrend In Gold (GLD, GDX)

    It looks as though 2016 will mark the year that triggered the reversal of a multi-year downtrend.
  41. Awaiting These Major Breakouts (DIS, NFLX)

    These three stocks are moving in patterns that can't last. Watch for the breakout.
  42. Best Buy Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (BBY)

    A positive response to second-quarter earnings has lifted Best Buy into a long-awaited test at major resistance between $38 ...
  43. Smaller Biotechs Surging to New Highs (NKTR, EXAS)

    Small- and mid-cap biotechs are attracting healthy buying interest and setting off bullish divergences that support higher ...
  44. These Stocks Poised for Upside After a Pullback (DG, RIG)

    Amidst an uptrend, these stocks are flashing buy signals following a recent pullback.
  45. Buy Weakness On These S&P 500 Leaders (RRC, DG)

    Just three of the 100 strongest S&P 500 components have dropped toward oversold technical levels, offering potential ...
  46. Stocks Trade Sideways as FOMC Hints at Rate Hike (SPY, DIA)

    Major stock market indexes were mixed over the past week after the Fed hinted solid job gains could justify an interest rate ...
  47. 3 Pullback Plays For A Quiet Summer Market (JCP, ADXS)

    These pullback plays rely on detailed technical data, rather than feelings or a desire for exposure, for entry signals, regardless ...
  48. Wait to Buy Silver on the Big Pullback (SLV, SIL)

    Silver has been strong, but the best buying opportunity comes on a pullback, not near highs.
  49. Sell These Stocks Near Resistance (PANW, ING)

    These stocks are at or approaching major profit-taking levels, which could cause them to slip lower again.
  50. 3 Fibonacci Trades For Late Summer (INTC, AAL)

    Fibonacci retracement analysis organizes chaotic price action, highlighting hidden buying and selling opportunities.
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