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  1. Technology And Healthcare Stocks To Watch

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

    January 13, 2014
    Technical lessons from four DJIA stocks that performed poorly in 2013.
  3. 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 ...
  4. 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 ...
  5. Parabolic SAR Sell Signals

    October 9, 2013
    Strong selling on October 8 sent major indexes below support indicating the downward correction is continuing. Parabolic ...
  6. 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.
  7. 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.
  8. 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 ...
  9. 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 ...
  10. 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 ...
  11. 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 ...
  12. 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, ...
  13. 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.
  14. Stocks With Bullish MACD Crossovers

    June 5, 2013
    One of the most popular trading indicators is the MACD, and right now it's flashing a bullish signal in these four stocks.
  15. Parabolic SAR Buy Signals

    May 15, 2013
    The Parabolic SAR indicator is flashing "buy" in these four diverse stocks. Not simply relying on one indicator though, I ...
  16. April 19 2013 Market Summary

    April 19, 2013
    The U.S. markets moved sharply lower this week led by small-cap and technology stocks, with large caps performing considerably ...
  17. Opportunities In Volatility Near Historic Lows?

    March 20, 2013
    The CBOE Volatility Index hit its lowest level since 2006 on March 14. The low at 11.05 on the index coincided with a high ...
  18. March 8 2013 Market Summary

    March 8, 2013
    This week the Dow Jones Industrial Average reached a record high of over 14,350, with a better-than-expected service sector ...
  19. The Most Volatile Stocks With Volume For Short-Term Traders

    February 6, 2013
    Looking for big daily moves with volume that makes it easy to get in and out. Here are four of the most consistently volatile ...
  20. Trading Wave "C" In Stocks

    December 5, 2012
    Stock corrections typically unfold in three major waves: A, B and C. It is highly likely B, is underway, and any slide in ...
  21. Market Summary For November 30, 2012

    November 30, 2012
    The major U.S. indexes moved higher this week, but many of them remain in limbo between key support and resistance levels. ...
  22. Top Sector ETFs Over The Last Month

    September 12, 2012
    These sectors have been the market leaders over the last month, and their respective ETFs have benefited.
  23. Bearish MACD Crossovers With A Positive Twist

    September 5, 2012
    These stocks are exhibiting bearish crossovers in their MACD readings, indicating potential short-term weakness, but also ...
  24. August 10, 2012 Market Summary

    August 10, 2012
    Stock market index ETFs were flat to slightly higher this week. Volume was near the lowest levels seen in the last year though, ...
  25. August 3, 2012 Market Summary

    August 3, 2012
    Friday, August 3 proved to be a strong day once again for the major index ETFs. Signals are mixed though on different time ...
  26. Significant Marubozu Candlesticks

    August 1, 2012
    This candlestick pattern can signal a big move, especially if it occurs in the right context. With the context right and ...
  27. Rising Trend Channel Breakouts - Acceleration Or Top?

    July 4, 2012
    These stocks have been within rising trend channels, but recently have broken the trend channel to the upside. Such a breakout ...
  28. Inverse ETFs To Own If The Market Tanks

    June 26, 2012
    By buying an inverse ETF, you can protect yourself and/or profit from a decline in the major indexes. With the S&P 5 ...
  29. February 24, 2012 Market Summary

    February 24, 2012
    A look back over the past week, and what lies ahead for the stock market.
  30. February 3, 2012 Market Summary

    February 3, 2012
    Markets are moving higher this week and there's room to go a lot higher.
  31. Bullish Engulfing Candle In An Uptrend

    January 17, 2012
    These four stocks are in uptrends that recently had a bullish engulfing candlestick pattern.
  32. January 6, 2011 Market Summary

    January 9, 2012
    The first week of 2012 is in the books.
  33. Stocks With Hammer Candlestick Patterns

    January 9, 2012
    These four stocks may have reached their bottoms.
  34. Can The Big Gains Continue Into 2012?

    January 3, 2012
    Learn the opportunities and risks that await some top performers in 2012.
  35. September 9, 2011 Market Summary

    September 9, 2011
    Another Mid Week Reversal Derails A Rally Attempt
  36. Building A Watchlist Of Breakout Candidates

    April 8, 2011
    Four stocks that could break out with some help from the market.
  37. February 11, 2011: Market Summary

    February 11, 2011
    February 11, 2011: Market Summary
  38. Stocks Trading In A Narrow Range

    November 9, 2010
    Stocks Trading In A Narrow Range
  39. October 1, 2010 Market Summary

    October 1, 2010
    October 1, 2010 Market Summary
  40. Hotel Stocks Knocking On An Important Door

    September 21, 2010
    Hotel Stocks Knocking On An Important Door
  41. Biotech Stocks Ready Ready To Break Out

    September 7, 2010
    Biotech Stocks Ready Ready To Break Out
  42. 4 Cup and Handle Patterns To Watch

    April 7, 2010
    These stocks have set up in this classic pattern, suggesting that they could break higher.
  43. 4 Stocks Struggling Against Overhead Supply

    November 3, 2009
    When a stock drops below a base, it is usually retail traders caught holding the bag, and they will often try their best ...
  44. Shipping Group Staying Afloat

    October 21, 2009
    Shipping Group Staying Afloat
  45. 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.
  46. Bullish Flag Formation Signaling A Move Higher

    January 5, 2009
    Find out which stocks are trading within a bullish charting formation
  47. 4 Double-Cross Buy Signs

    December 1, 2008
    Will the double crossover on MACD and Stochastic indicators trigger a move higher?
  48. 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
  49. 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.
  50. Two Candlestick Patterns Predicting A Bottom

    July 24, 2008
    This article tries to find some bottoms in four stocks using two different candlestick patterns.
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