Chart Advisor Articles

  1. 4 Currency ETFs To Watch Right Now

    August 28, 2014
    The U.S. dollar is breaking out and that means a number of currency ETFs are seeing significant moves right now.
  2. Trading Opportunities Abound In The Coffee Market

    August 28, 2014
    With a 62.8% rise YTD, coffee prices continue to astound commodity traders. But what's an investor's best bet to avoid getting burnt?
  3. Add Some Sin To Your Portfolio With This ETF

    August 22, 2014
    There are thousands of ETFs on the market but none dedicated to sin stocks. Here's a look at a few alternatives to consider.
  4. Oil Chart Suggests That Now Is The Time To Invest

    August 19, 2014
    Undulating oil prices can make anyone’s head spin. That's why it can pay to take a step back and look at long-term weekly charts for clues.
  5. 4 Large-Cap Healthcare Stocks To Watch

    August 18, 2014
    Healthcare continues to a be a hot sector. Here are four pharma stocks to keep an eye on for entry points.
  6. How To Invest In Corporate Spin-offs

    August 15, 2014
    In many cases, a spin-off is a win-win for the companies involved. But how can traders cash in on the corporate gerrymandering?
  7. 4 Consumer Goods Stocks to Watch

    August 12, 2014
    These stocks have outperformed over the last three months and have held up well during recent market-wide selling. A breakout is bullish.
  8. Why Vietnam Deserves Your Next Investment Dollar

    August 8, 2014
    Most emerging market investors turn their attention to the likes of Brazil, Russia, India and China. This Asian nation deserves similar attention.
  9. ChartAdvisor for July 25, 2014

    August 1, 2014
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  10. How To Trade Credit Card Stocks

    July 31, 2014
    The four major credit card stocks have been doing some interesting things lately. Here's how to trade them, where to buy and what to avoid.
  11. Investing In India: Strategies And Top ETF

    July 25, 2014
    Given the robust economy, economic scale and strong performance so far this year, India could be where investors should start to put their money.
  12. Trading Market Leading Technology Stocks

    July 21, 2014
    The technology sector has taken off. These four stocks have led the charge, racking up more than 10% gains in the last month alone.
  13. Four Stocks For Range Traders

    July 7, 2014
    These four stocks are locked in ranges, offering low risk and high reward opportunities if the ranges continue.
  14. Interested In Healthcare Stocks? Look At This ETF

    July 3, 2014
    Healthcare companies seem to be poised to make a move higher over the months ahead. Here's an ETF that should be helpful to interested investors.
  15. Are European ETFs Still A Good Buy?

    July 2, 2014
    Over the last year these four European markets have outperformed the S&P 500. We look at whether a recent pullback presents a buying opportunity.
  16. Invest In REITs With This ETF

    June 27, 2014
    It can be hard to figure out which REIT is the best bet. But a quick look at this REIT ETF (and its holdings) is an excellent starting point.
  17. Best Ways To Trade Gold And Silver

    June 25, 2014
    Commodities are rallying, and gold and silver are now following suit with strong recent buying. Here are four ways to play it.
  18. Invest In Brazil With These ETFs

    June 20, 2014
    The 2014 World Cup isn't the only reason Brazil has the attention of the world right now.
  19. Higher Oil Prices On The Way--But Just How High?

    June 19, 2014
    Tensions in Iraq - teamed with rising seasonal demand - means rising petroleum prices. We'll take a look at what it means for traders.
  20. Invest In Share Buybacks With This ETF

    June 13, 2014
    In most cases, when a company buys its own shares on the open market it's a signal to investors that they're undervalued.
  21. Trade Like a Top Hedge Fund With No Work

    June 11, 2014
    These ETFs provide a way to trade like a top hedge fund. Or look at the holdings of the ETF to see stocks which hedge funds find attractive.
  22. Let Consumer Spending Trends Lead You To Big Gains

    June 6, 2014
    Investors is search of ideas should consider Peter Lynch’s advice to invest in what you know. But when is a consumer discretionary ETF the best ...
  23. Lagging Lumber Prices Hammer Timber Stocks

    June 5, 2014
    Divergence between the share price of major timber companies and the spot futures price of the lumber continuous contract suggests that bulls ...
  24. The Four Biggest Dividend Yields on the NYSE

    June 4, 2014
    Dividends don't get as much attention during a bull market, yet with yields like these they should. Here are the four largest dividend yields ...
  25. Invest Like Warren Buffett With This ETF

    May 30, 2014
    For traders who want to invest like the Oracle of Omaha without all the tedious research, this fund is a good place to start.
  26. Gold, Silver Stocks Still Under Pressure

    May 29, 2014
    Any trader that bought gold or silver over the past five years has found themselves drastically underperforming the market. But how do things ...
  27. The Most Volatile Stocks Intra-Day

    May 22, 2014
    Four of the most volatile stocks intra-day on the Nasdaq and NYSE.
  28. How To Ride The Natural Gas Boom

    May 15, 2014
    Natural gas has reigned as king of the energy markets for almost a year and a half, its price rising over 48% – widely outpacing West Texas intermediate ...
  29. Two Dividend ETFs You Need To Know

    May 7, 2014
    Given the rise in popularity of exchange-traded funds such as the Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF and the iShares Select Dividend ETF, it has ...
  30. Biotechnology Stocks To Keep on the Radar

    April 23, 2014
    Health care is showing a resurgance, lead by biotechnology. Here are the opportunites to watch.
  31. Forget Stocks, Buy Soft Commodities

    April 21, 2014
    So far in 2014, investing in commodities has proven to be the best place to put your money to work.
  32. Using ETFS To Trade Emerging And Developed Markets

    April 15, 2014
    Over the past several years, many investors seeking higher-than-average returns have been enticed to consider investing in emerging markets.
  33. For Traders, Coffee Is the Other Black Gold

    April 14, 2014
    Spiking coffee prices have boosted investors' portfolios while putting pressure on companies that sell the brewed beverage.
  34. Hottest Energy Sector Stocks

    April 2, 2014
    The energy sector is the top performer over the last week. Here are stocks leading the sector.
  35. Stocks with the Strongest Uptrends

    March 24, 2014
    Four stocks that trending very strongly, and have market caps over $7 billion.
  36. Bullish And Bearish MACD Crossovers

    February 26, 2014
    Two stocks with bullish MACD crossovers, and two stocks with bearish MACD crossovers.
  37. Hardest Hit Sectors and Stocks to Avoid

    February 3, 2014
    Two sectors, and stocks within each, that been hardest over the last month, and therefore warrant caution.
  38. Technology And Healthcare Stocks To Watch

    January 20, 2014
    Two sectors continue to dominate, and these stocks within them are still seeing exception returns.
  39. Four Trading Setups To Avoid A Pullback

    January 13, 2014
    Technical lessons from four DJIA stocks that performed poorly in 2013.
  40. Commodity ETF Outlook

    January 6, 2014
    Gold, silver, oil and natural gas are some of the most heavily traded commodity ETFs. Three of these commodities are at major inflection points.
  41. The State Of The Tech Titans

    December 4, 2013
    The Technology sector has been a top performer and the only one holding out for a gain over the last week. Here's the outlook for four of the ...
  42. Parabolic SAR Sell Signals

    October 9, 2013
    Strong selling on October 8 sent major indexes below support indicating the downward correction is continuing. Parabolic SAR signals occured ...
  43. Inverse ETFs - Rising During Market Declines

    August 28, 2013
    These four ETFs make it easy for traders and investors to hedge long positions, as well as speculate on falling index prices.
  44. Market Summary for August 23, 2013

    August 23, 2013
    The major U.S. indices were mixed this week, with many of them lying at critical pivot points and support levels.
  45. 4 Stocks, 4 Topping Patterns

    August 21, 2013
    Each of these four stocks has a different topping pattern potentially in play. The similarity is that if they decline much further a lot more ...
  46. Market Summary for August 16, 2013

    August 16, 2013
    The major U.S. indices moved lower this week, led by the Dow Jones and S&P 500 indices that encompass industrials and broad market segments.
  47. Market Summary For July 12 2013

    July 12, 2013
    The major U.S. indices moved larger higher this week, but traders should take note of the largely overbought RSI readings that suggest a pullback ...
  48. What's In Store For These Stocks With Unusually High Volume?

    July 10, 2013
    For these four stocks with recent usually high volume, the overall technical picture will be used to help gauge in which direction the next tradable ...
  49. Stocks With Multiple Tops: Breaking Higher or Lower?

    July 4, 2013
    These four stocks have bumped up against a resistance level multiple times, but haven't broken out. Like a wound up spring, eventually these ...
  50. Low Expense Top Performing ETFs

    June 12, 2013
    A technical look at the four ETFs that rank highest for five-year performance, lowest expense ratio and total net assets.
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