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  1. Commodity Stocks in Play Now (AKS, WLL)

    These stocks have experienced a sizable pullback after a big rally, presenting a potential major buying opportunity.
  2. 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. ...
  3. 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.
  4. 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 ...
  5. 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 ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. Awaiting These Major Breakouts (DIS, NFLX)

    These three stocks are moving in patterns that can't last. Watch for the breakout.
  10. 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 ...
  11. 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 ...
  12. These Stocks Poised for Upside After a Pullback (DG, RIG)

    Amidst an uptrend, these stocks are flashing buy signals following a recent pullback.
  13. 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 ...
  14. 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 ...
  15. 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 ...
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. 3 Fibonacci Trades For Late Summer (INTC, AAL)

    Fibonacci retracement analysis organizes chaotic price action, highlighting hidden buying and selling opportunities.
  19. Home Depot Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (HD)

    Home Depot faces a strong volume headwind despite trading near an all-time high and could turn lower after post-earnings ...
  20. Data Suggest Now is the Time To Buy Mining Stocks (NEM, BHP)

    Chart patterns are sending out strong risk/reward signals for commodities in general and mining companies in particular. ...
  21. Southwestern Energy Growth Plans Could Backfire (SWN)

    Southwestern Energy has committed to doubling its annual spending even though the natural gas contract may be headed lower.
  22. Time to Buy These Stocks at Support (RAI, XRS)

    These stocks are moving within well-established trend channels and have recently pulled back toward channel support, presenting ...
  23. Active Traders Turn Bullish on Biotech (IBB, XBI)

    The recent price activity of two key ETFs suggests that the biotech sector is poised for a comeback.
  24. Buy the Dip During Dog Days (AKS, CERS)

    Buying the dips can book reliable profits but aggressive trade management is needed to control downside risk.
  25. 3 Socks that Tend to Respond Well to MA Crossovers (AAP, KMX)

    It isn't a significant event every time the 50-day moving average crosses the 200-day, but for these stocks it does confirm ...
  26. Financial Stocks Breaking to the Upside (ITUB, HSBC)

    These financial stocks recently broke above resistance, signaling another move to the upside.
  27. Three Energy Stocks Headed For New Highs (PTEN, QEP)

    These oil exploration and production companies have completed tests at long-term support and look ready to head higher into ...
  28. ETF Trades for When Gold Pulls Back (GLD, GDX)

    Gold will pull back eventually. When it does, here are some ETFs to consider buying.
  29. These ETFs Suggest Now Is The Time To Buy Commodities (GLD, DBC)

    The recent pullback in the commodities market has pushed the price of key ETFs toward long-term support levels.
  30. U.S. Steel Headed Higher Into 2017 (X)

    U.S Steel has entered a major uptrend with strong institutional backing; predicting even higher prices in coming months.
  31. Liking the Upside in these Commodity ETFs (SOYB, CORN)

    These agricultural commodities likely have commenced long-term uptrends, or are trading near major support. Either way, the ...
  32. Falling Stocks Still Giving Short Trade Signals (IVZ, FL)

    These stocks are in downtrends, and still flashing short trade signals.
  33. Three S&P 500 Laggards Set to Outperform (VRSN, V)

    These S&P 500 laggards may attract substantial rotational capital as market players take profits in the index's biggest ...
  34. Pfizer Price Levels To Watch After Earnings (PFE)

    Pfizer has rallied to a 12-year high and could add to gains after Tuesday's earnings report but is extremely overbought and ...
  35. Coke Or Pepsi, Which Offers The Better Buy? (KO, PEP)

    Coca-Cola has failed a breakout above 18-year resistance while the Pepsico rally has set off overbought signals.
  36. Chip Stocks Flying High (XLNX, FLEX)

    Semiconductors have broken out to the bull market and all-time highs, raising the odds that the Nasdaq-100 will join the ...
  37. Trading Opportunities Right Now in Currency ETFs (FXY, FXC)

    These currencies are near important technical levels, which provide trading opportunities with favorable risk/reward ratios.
  38. Active Traders Are Turning Bullish on Financials (XLF, KBE)

    The financials industry is often considered one of the most stable segments for investment. Is now the time to buy these ...
  39. Apple Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (AAPL)

    Technical indicators have deteriorated badly, raising odds that Apple will enter a new downtrend after earnings.
  40. Housing and Jobs Keep U.S. Indexes Near Highs (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  41. Political Headwinds Dampen Gilead Sciences Outlook (GILD)

    Gilead Sciences earnings on July 25 may be overshadowed by Democratic calls to rein in runaway drug pricing.
  42. Stocks Close to Technical Entry Points (ABEV, GGB)

    These stocks are trading near trendline support, providing a potential buying opportunity.
  43. 3 ETFs for Trading the Breakout in Technology (VGT, XLK)

    Based on the bullish chart patterns of these 3 ETFs, now could be a great time to buy tech stocks.
  44. Coal Rally Has Room to Run (KOL, CNX)

    The coal sector turned sharply higher with the broad commodity complex in the first quarter and could gain additional ground ...
  45. Now Is the Time to Buy Sugar and Coffee (JO, SGG)

    Most traders are currently focused on hard commodities such as gold and oil. However, bullish price action in coffee and ...
  46. Time to Sell These Stocks With Double Tops (G, NCR)

    These stocks have completed a topping pattern, indicating their run higher may be over.
  47. 3 Single Digit Darlings Flying High (LEDS, HMNY)

    Single digit momentum plays can yield fabulous profits, but aggressive risk management is needed to avoid financial games ...
  48. Bank of America Levels to Watch After Earnings (BAC, JPM)

    Bank of America could make incremental technical progress after a strong earnings report while a weak confessional is unlikely ...
  49. How to Trade These Top Performing Sector ETFs (XLU, XLE)

    With the S&P 500 at all-time highs, lots of sectors are performing well. But these are the best-performing sectors.
  50. 3 Underfollowed ETFs to Watch (VEU, BSV)

    Long-term traders are using technical analysis to identify buying opportunities in underfollowed ETFs. We'll take a closer ...
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