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  1. 3 Plays for the Biotech Bear Market (GILD, UTHR)

    These short plays should profit from the developing bear market in the biotech sector.
  2. Microsoft Could Head Much Higher (MSFT)

    Microsoft may start a successful assault at multi-decade resistance near 60.
  3. These Charts Suggest Metals Are Headed Lower (PICK, DBP)

    Traders are starting to chase gains in the metal markets. These charts suggest that it might be best to proceed with caution.
  4. Zika Plays Ready to Break Out (XON, INO)

    These speculative Zika plays should move substantially higher in coming weeks.
  5. Amazon Still Overbought Despite Big Bounce (AMZN)

    Long-term cycles predict Amazon will be vulnerable to lower prices for the next 4 to 8 months.
  6. Scanning for Trades Using Trends and RSI (EEM, XLF)

    Here are trading opportunities based on the moving average trend and a deep RSI pullback.
  7. ChartAdvisor for March 4, 2016 (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  8. 3 Specialty Retailers in New Uptrends (ANF, KORS)

    These retailers have risen to the top of the heap, assuming leadership roles in a challenging environment.
  9. Boeing May Have Entered a Bear Market (BA)

    Boeing price action since 2014 raises odds the multi-year uptrend has come to an end.
  10. Agricultural Stocks May Head Even Lower (POT, MON)

    Agricultural chemical companies may resume major downtrends after working off oversold technical conditions.
  11. Uptrend and Downtrend Trade Setups (ERIC, KIM, XYL)

    Here are current trade setups for buying or selling, and a couple stocks that could see a big move either way.
  12. Can Netflix Get Back on Track? (NFLX)

    Netflix has entered a topping pattern after posting an all-time high while institutions continue to dump positions.
  13. Three Stocks with Buying Opportunities (GCI, MT, SXL)

    Three buying opportunities based on an uptrend and pullback, or severely depressed prices offering long-term upside potential.
  14. Three 2015 Losers on the Comeback Trail (TWTR, AMBA)

    Twitter, Ambarella and Medivation show buying interest after getting pummeled in 2015.
  15. Visa and MasterCard May Be Headed Higher (V, MA)

    Visa and MasterCard positive price action should attract broad interest in the weeks ahead.
  16. Even the Value Stocks Can't Escape the Downtrend (VOE, VTV)

    The charts of these value ETFs suggest that the next leg of the trend could be lower.
  17. 3 ETFs That Suggest Commodities Are Headed Lower (COMT, DBC)

    Nearby trendlines and resistance from major moving averages suggest that the broad commodities market is headed lower from ...
  18. Relative Strength Revealing New Leaders (FSLR, NEM)

    Relative strength analysis reveals 2016 leadership in consumer non-durables, precious metals and other defensive sectors.
  19. Apple May Be Setting Up a Major Buy Signal (AAPL)

    Apple may be getting ready to enter a new uptrend that tests the all-time high at 134.54.
  20. Currency Opportunities: Present and Future (UUP, FXE)

    Here are opportunities in major currency ETFs, based on long-term trends, breakouts and new trends.
  21. ChartAdvisor for February 26, 2016 (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  22. These Stocks are Strong March Performers (PEP, AME, TIF)

    Over the last 26 years these stocks have a greater than 77% chance of moving higher in March.
  23. These Charts Suggest That Now Is The Time To Buy REITs (VNQ, REET)

    Based on the charts of these exchange traded funds, now could be the ideal time to increase exposure to real estate investment ...
  24. Now Is The Time To Buy Gold And Silver (GLD, SLV)

    Based on the charts of these gold and silver ETFs, now could be an ideal time to invest in precious metals.
  25. Short Trades Aren't Hard to Find (CF, NSAM, WERN)

    There are lots of stocks in downtrends, and the recent pullback puts these stocks at attractive short trade levels.
  26. ChartAdvisor for February 19, 2016 (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  27. Stock Chart Patterns Playing Out Right Now (WMT, TWC)

    Various chart patterns are playing out in these stocks right now. Here's how to trade them.
  28. These 3 Charts Suggest Dividend Stocks Are Next To Drop (DGRO, DGRW)

    Strong downtrends prevail on the charts of these three ETFs that are used by many to track dividend-paying companies. How ...
  29. These Energy Stocks Are Poised For A Pop (MPC, CVI)

    Falling energy prices have pushed many companies to unjustifiably low levels. Ultra-low readings on RSI indicators suggest ...
  30. Gold Stocks Turn: Where To Buy (GLD, ABX, GDX)

    Gold is surging, indicating a long-term trend change. Here are stocks and ETFs to consider buying, and where.
  31. ChartAdvisor for February 12 2016 (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  32. Uptrending Stocks Dwindle, a Few Remain (EW, WEC, WR)

    The number of uptrending stocks is shrinking, but here a few that remain in uptrends.
  33. Trade Setups Based on Descending Trend Channels (LBTYK, RRC)

    These descending trend channels have provided reliable sell signals in the past, and are giving the signal again.
  34. How Are You Trading The Breakdown In Growth Stocks? (VOOG, IWF)

    Based on the charts of these two ETFs, bearish traders will start turning their attention to growth stocks.
  35. Commodity Traders Will Watch This ETF For Signs Of A Reversal (BCX)

    Trying to determine if the commodity markets are ready for a bounce? Take a look at the analysis of this ETF to find out ...
  36. Breakout Opportunity Stocks (CPA, GNRC, WWE)

    After a period of contracting volatility, watch for breakouts and bigger moves to come in these stocks.
  37. ChartAdvisor for February 5, 2016

    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  38. These 3 ETFs Suggest Commodities Are Headed Lower (COMT,CCX,DBC)

    The charts of these three exchange traded funds suggest that commodities are stuck in a downtrend and it doesn't look like ...
  39. 3 Charts That Suggest Now Is The Time To Invest In Real Estate (VNQ, SPG,PSA)

    Real estate assets have some of the strongest uptrends around. We'll take a look at three candidates poised for a move higher. ...
  40. Stocks With More Upside Due to Bear Traps (TAP, SPY)

    A bear trap is a pattern that typically leads to at least a short-term rise in prices. Here are stocks exhibiting the pattern.
  41. ChartAdvisor for January 29, 2016

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  42. Oil Stocks Offering Huge Reward Potential

    Most stocks in the beaten down oil sector will provide big returns if the price of oil trends higher. Here are a handful ...
  43. Traders Are Watching For A Bounce In These Emerging Markets (BRF, PEK)

    While downtrends are clearly in control of the direction of many emerging market ETFs, short-term indicators suggest a bounce ...
  44. Defined Ranges In Soft Commodities Present Opportunities

    Based on the defined ranges shown on the charts of several soft commodities, now could be the time to watch this group for ...
  45. Watch For Stock Breakouts Here

    Four stocks with potential breakouts across various time frames and pattern.
  46. ChartAdvisor for January, 22 2016

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  47. Stocks At Buy Points In Healthy Uptrends

    These stocks are in healthy long-term uptrends, and a recent pullback presents a buying opportunity.
  48. The Uptrend Is Reversing In Financials

    Active traders are turning to financials because the close below several key long-term support levels suggest that the uptrend ...
  49. These 3 Charts Suggest Bears Control The Commodity Markets

    Many investors are wondering if they should be betting on a trend reversal in commodities. These charts suggest that a reversal ...
  50. Are Rises In These Stocks and REITs Sustainable?

    These stocks have been strong recently, but there are cautionary signs. Watch for these sell signals.
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