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  1. Trump May Not Be Able to Save Coal Industry (KOL)

    Massive utility investment in natural gas, solar and other alternatives is unlikely to be reversed, even if environmental ...
  2. Nasdaq-100 May Dictate Fate of Post-Election Rally

    The Nasdaq-100 has lagged SP-500 and Russell-2000 since the election, signaling a bearish divergence that could end the broad ...
  3. Oil & Gas Stock Swing Trades (WMB, CXO)

    These uptrending oil and gas stocks are near support, providing swing trade opportunities for an expected rise in prices.
  4. Trade Commodities With These 3 ETFs (DBB, DBC)

    Based on the charts of these three commodity-related ETFs, now could be the time to position yourself in base metals.
  5. Major Indexes Continue Their Rally to New Highs

    With the exception of the Dow Jones, the major stock market indexes rose this week.
  6. Bond ETFs Breaking Multi-year Trendlines (HYG, LQD)

    Various segments of the bond market are selling off, and approaching pivotal levels on the long-term charts.
  7. Target Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (TGT)

    Big box retailer Target rallied seven points in Wednesday's pre-market session in a surprisingly bullish reaction to a mixed ...
  8. These Oil & Gas Services Companies Look Good (SLB, FTI)

    Several equipment and services companies in the oil industry are looking like strong buys as the price of oil rebounds.
  9. The Charts Suggest Utilities Are Poised to Move Lower (XLU, JXI)

    Many investors are turning to utilities in light of recent volatility.
  10. Sizing Up the Three Worst Dow Performers (VZ, NKE)

    These three stocks failed to participate in the Dow Industrial Average's historic breakout to an all-time high.
  11. Best Buy Could Break Out After Earnings (BBY)

    Best Buy has lifted into a good spot to break out and head into the upper 40s after a strong earnings report.
  12. U.S. Steel Set to Enter Multi-year Bull Market (X)

    U.S. Steel has completed a multi-year inverse head and shoulders basing pattern that should yield a major uptrend.
  13. Tech Sector Ready to Bounce Strongly (AAPL, FB)

    Widely held tech stocks have sold off to long-term support levels that should trigger sizable bounces into Thanksgiving.
  14. Another Big Move in Stocks is Imminent (SPY, CSCO)

    Volatility is ticking higher and expected to continue in the coming weeks. Here are ideas on how to take advantage.
  15. Stock Move Higher after Surprise Trump Win (SPY, DIA)

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  16. Abercrombie & Fitch's Long Downtrend May Be Over (ANF, AMZN)

    Abercrombie & Fitch has reached a support level that's triggered six major rallies in the last two decades.
  17. Trump's Wall Could Benefit Home Improvement Stores (HD, LOW)

    A labor shortage in the home construction industry could force many potential buyers to repair and upgrade older properties. ...
  18. General Dynamics Flying High After Trump Win (GD, COL)

    Defense contractors could enter bull market advances in reaction to higher military spending in a Republican controlled Congress.
  19. Biotechs to Buy After Trump Victory (CELG, BIIB)

    The Trump win eases political pressure on biotech and pharmaceuticals stocks, allowing them to end their long corrections.(CELG,BIIB,SGEB)
  20. Global Stock ETFs to Buy Near Support (EWH, EWY)

    These global stock market ETFs are in uptrends and recent pullbacks make them attractive trade candidates, even with a new ...
  21. Stocks With Buy Signals, But Expect Volatility (AAPL, FB)

    It will be a volatile week, but these stocks are in uptrends, near support and presenting a buying opportunity.
  22. JP Penney Likely to Head Higher After Earnings (JCP, JWN)

    JC Penney is mired in a multiyear downtrend but oversold weekly technicals predict a buy the news reaction to this week's ...
  23. Short Emerging Markets in a Trump Presidency (VWO, EEM)

    Trade wars, lower U.S. corporate taxes, and tense Latin American relations set the stage for a major emerging markets decline. ...
  24. These Charts Suggest Health Care Stocks Are Headed Lower (XLV, PFE)

    The recent close below a key level of support on the chart of exchange-traded funds such as XLV suggests that prices are ...
  25. Gold and Bond Levels to Watch After the Election (GLD, TLT)

    Gold and bond price action after the election may not follow common wisdom or reward the majority of traders.
  26. CVS Health Rx Exodus Takes Its Toll (CVS, ESRX)

    CVS Health is set to break a two-year double top pattern on Tuesday and enter a secular downtrend that lasts for months or ...
  27. Low-risk Stock Patterns With High Reward Potential (TS, HCA)

    These stocks present a low-risk-high-reward trading opportunity, especially if trades are placed before the stocks breakout. ...
  28. Is the Uptrend in Commodities Far From Over? (DBC, JO)

    The pullback on the charts of several key levels of support suggests that the uptrend in commodities is still intact. Where ...
  29. Akamai Could Lead Tech Higher in 2017 (AKAM, GOOGL)

    Akamai Technologies looks set to challenge the 2015 bull market high in coming months and head for triple digits.
  30. Buy These Defense Stocks If Trump Wins (LMT, RTN)

    These three blue-chip defense contractors could head much higher if Donald Trump wins the U.S. presidential election.
  31. First Solar Recovery Rally Flames Out (FSLR)

    First Solar has punished bulls and bears with two-sided price action since August and is probing downtrend lows once again. ...
  32. These ETFs Suggest Now Is the Time to Buy Value Stocks (VTV, GVAL)

    Bullish patterns and close proximity to major support levels shown on the charts of key value ETFs are suggesting that now ...
  33. These Stocks Could Surge to New Highs (LVS, IR)

    These stocks are channeling just below 52-week highs. Watch for a breakout and a continuation of the uptrend.
  34. Game on for Electronic Arts (EA)

    A strong Electronic Arts post-earnings rally is likely to fade under the pressure of growing technical headwinds.
  35. Pfizer Caught In Drug Price Maelstrom (PFE)

    Dow component Pfizer is losing ground after missing quarterly estimates and headed into a key test at long-term support near ...
  36. AIG Should Benefit From Sector Optimism (AIG)

    AIG has rallied with a few points of resistance ahead of earnings, setting up an important test in the newly resilient financial ...
  37. Starbucks May Need Washout to End Downtrend (SBUX)

    Starbucks has lost ground in a persistent but shallow correction in the last year and fear levels may need to escalate before ...
  38. Breakouts Expected in Tight Ranging Stocks (MU, STX)

    Strong trends followed by a tight sideways channel over the last several weeks makes these stocks good candidates for a breakout ...
  39. Technical Indicators Suggest Opportunity for Forestry Stocks (WOOD, WY)

    The support of nearby trendlines and strengthening fundamentals suggest a buying opportunity for forestry and timber stocks. ...
  40. Under Armor At Brink Of New Downtrend (UA, NKE)

    Under Armor has completed a broad double top pattern that could yield a breakdown and long-term downtrend.
  41. Charts Suggest 2017 Will Be the Year of Biotech (XBI, IBB)

    The charts of these biotech ETFs suggest that now is the time to buy.
  42. Trading Opportunity in These Trend Channel Stocks (AMAT, ROK)

    These stocks are all moving within trend channels. With prices of these stocks trading near the extremes of those channels, ...
  43. Bullish Divergences Could Send These Stocks Higher (KEY, WDC)

    These S&P 500 stocks show bullish volume divergences but mixed price action, predicting catch-up rallies in coming months. ...
  44. Fedex Could Lead Transports Higher in 2017 (FDX, UPS)

    Fedex could benefit from a strong 2016 holiday season and finally challenge the 2015 bull market high.
  45. These Charts Suggest Financials Are Headed Higher (XLF, KIE)

    The charts of key ETFs that follow various segments of the financial sector suggest now could be the time to buy.
  46. Apple Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (AAPL)

    Funds and institutions need to come off this sidelines after this week's highly anticipated earnings report, or the stock ...
  47. Trades Setting Up in These Volatile Stocks (DNR, CSIQ)

    These stocks all have betas—a volatility measure—higher than three, and potential trade signals are close at hand in these ...
  48. Gold and Silver Turn Higher Above Key Support (GLD, SLV)

    Gold and silver are turning higher after pulling back toward key long-term support areas.
  49. Bulls Hanging Up on Verizon (VZ, YHOO)

    Verizon missed earnings estimates just two months after failing a breakout above 3-year resistance, setting the stage for ...
  50. Tesla Earnings a Referendum on CEO Musk (TSLA, SCTY)

    Skeptical market players are ready to act on the growing divide between Tesla's colorful CEO and actual quarterly metrics.
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