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  1. Four Stocks Set For A Pullback

    June 18, 2009
    Traders will watch these four securities as they test their respective 200-day moving averages.
  2. Speculative look at Internet stocks

    May 12, 2009
    Speculative look at Internet stocks
  3. Short The Weak Stocks

    May 11, 2009
    Retailers often flock to short high-profile stocks that have gained in price during a downturn, but they may have better luck in picking a laggard.
  4. Breakout Stocks: Will They Trend Up Or Top Out?

    May 6, 2009
    These stocks have experienced a healthy consolidation and may be headed higher.
  5. Coffee Stocks On A Caffeine Rush

    May 4, 2009
    Coffee stocks have been seeing a surge in interest. The moves have generally come on in just the past few sessions and could be just beginning.
  6. Stocks Trapped In A Downtrend

    May 1, 2009
    A series of declining moving averages suggest that the downtrends in these stocks will continue to dominate.
  7. 5 Stocks For Traders To Avoid

    April 30, 2009
    Traders will watch the overbought levels on the RSI indicator because it could suggest that these stocks are setting up for a pullback.
  8. 5 Stocks Poised For A Pullback

    April 28, 2009
    The overbought reading on the RSI may be used by bullish traders to suggest that the rally is weakening and that it may be time to take profit ...
  9. Silver Miners Outperforming Gold Miners

    April 27, 2009
    With gold getting all the attention, will silver quietly provide the better returns?
  10. Dow Jones Components Under Resistance

    April 1, 2009
    Dow Jones Components Under Resistance
  11. Overbought Bear Market Stocks

    March 31, 2009
    Overbought Bear Market Stocks
  12. Asset Management Companies Showing Weak Relative Strength

    March 23, 2009
    These companies have caught traders' attention because they have been showing signs of relative weakness.
  13. Super-Size Your ETF

    March 4, 2009
    Leveraged ETFs can enhance your portfolio. Find out how.
  14. Are Fertilizer Stocks Losing Their Stink?

    February 24, 2009
    Traders will keep an eye on the various fertilizer stocks because they could be getting ready to make a move toward various key gaps that are ...
  15. Solar Stocks Heating Up

    January 29, 2009
    Are solar stocks setting higher pivot lows?
  16. Continued Weakness In Credit Cards

    January 26, 2009
    Traders will use the recent move toward these 52-week lows to signal further selling pressure in credit card companies.
  17. Is Fibonacci Pointing To A Bounce?

    January 20, 2009
    Traders will watch the important Fibonacci levels to see if a move higher is in the cards.
  18. Are The Refiners Under Accumulation?

    January 14, 2009
    This sector is catching the eyes of the smart money. Are you giving it the proper attention?
  19. Assurant's Break Down

    January 14, 2009
    Today's move below the support of a rising wedge formation will be used by the bears to signal a move lower.
  20. High-Volume Breakouts Signal A Move Higher

    January 13, 2009
    Traders will keep an eye on these high-volume events to see if they trigger a new uptrend.
  21. Money Flowing Into Biotech Stocks

    January 12, 2009
    Institutions have their eyes on biotech stocks. Does this sector have your attention?
  22. REITs Testing An Important Benchmark

    January 8, 2009
    These stocks are struggling to move above the nearby 50-day moving averages. This group of companies might be set to move lower.
  23. Bullish Flag Formation Signaling A Move Higher

    January 5, 2009
    Find out which stocks are trading within a bullish charting formation
  24. Playing Xs and Os With Alaska Air (ALK)

    December 23, 2008
    Playing Xs and Os With Alaska Air
  25. China Buying Up Metal And Pushing ACH Upward

    December 18, 2008
    Using the +DI indicator, the -DI indicator, and their derivative ADX indicator, traders can find stocks that are starting to trend.
  26. Aflac Faces Resistance

    December 16, 2008
    Traders will watch to see if the nearby level of resistance will prevent the recent rally from continuing.
  27. Steep Hill To Climb For United Parcel Service (UPS)

    December 12, 2008
    A consort of sell signals is telling traders that the bears may have taken control of UPS.
  28. Lighting The Way With Candlesticks

    December 11, 2008
    Learn how candlesticks let you quickly spot the continuation or reversal of a near term trend.
  29. Retail Sector Hits Resistance

    December 10, 2008
    Overbought technical indicators suggest that the retail sector could see another move lower.
  30. 4 Double-Cross Buy Signs

    December 1, 2008
    Will the double crossover on MACD and Stochastic indicators trigger a move higher?
  31. 4 Small Cap Stocks About To Make Big Breaks

    November 26, 2008
    Traders will keep their eye on these stocks to see if the double bottoms will trigger a move higher.
  32. Two Stocks Getting Ready To Move Lower

    November 18, 2008
    Will today's bearish crossover between the 50-day moving average and the 200-day moving average signal the start of a long-term downtrend?
  33. EOG Investors Still Running For The Exits

    November 12, 2008
    traders will watch to see if the nearby trendline will send this stock lower again.
  34. Bulls Waiting For MNST To Break Higher

    November 5, 2008
    Traders will add this stock to their watch lists because a move above the nearby resistance will trigger a move higher
  35. Two Oil Companies Set To Reverse

    November 4, 2008
    Will the recent technical buy signs trigger a move higher?
  36. AAPL And RIMM Set To Reverse?

    October 29, 2008
    Is a short-term bottom in place on the charts of these two tech giants?
  37. Is It Lights Out For Duke Energy Corp?

    October 22, 2008
    Traders are asking themselves if the nearby resistance level will continue to drive the price of the stock lower.
  38. Burlington Northern Not Off The Rails Yet

    October 16, 2008
    Traders will keep an eye on BNI because it is nearing a major level of support.
  39. Smooth Sailing Ahead For Shipping Stocks?

    October 15, 2008
    Traders will take note of the low RSI values on the charts of the shipping stocks because it could suggest that we are heading for a bounce.
  40. Abbott Labs Shows Textbook Case For Turnaround

    October 9, 2008
    ABT is nearing a long-term support level, which could prop up the price of the shares.
  41. Despite The Market, IBB Poised To Break Higher

    September 25, 2008
    The ascending channel formation is suggesting that we could see continued strength in the biotech sector.
  42. Will ACS Fall And Break Its Neckline?

    September 23, 2008
    The head and shoulders pattern that has been forming on the chart of ACS may be suggesting that the stock is getting ready to make a move lower.
  43. Five Stocks Ready To Break Higher

    September 22, 2008
    The extremely low RSI values that are found on the charts of these companies will likely trigger the interest of the bulls.
  44. No Support Left For Sigma-Aldrich?

    September 18, 2008
    The recent signal by the Aroon indicator suggests that SIAL is entering into a new downtrend.
  45. PEG Fighting A Bear Run

    September 15, 2008
    The long-term head and shoulders pattern on the chart of PEG is signaling the beginning of a move lower.
  46. Three Companies Fighting A Bear Attack

    September 10, 2008
    Active traders will keep an eye on these stocks as they remain below their 200-day moving average.
  47. Are Alcoa And Conoco Set For A Turnaround?

    August 13, 2008
    Bullish candlestick formations will cause traders to add these three stocks to their watch lists.
  48. Express Scripts: Trading Within A Symmetrical Triangle

    August 7, 2008
    Traders will keep a close watch on ESRX as it follows this well-formed pattern.
  49. Two Candlestick Patterns Predicting A Top

    July 31, 2008
    We find some tops in two stocks using a couple of different candlestick patterns.
  50. Three Stocks Beginning An Upward Trend

    July 28, 2008
    Using the +DI indicator, the -DI indicator, and their derivative ADX indicator, traders can find stocks that are starting to trend.
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