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  1. Stocks with Big Short-term Momentum (NMBL, INSY)

    These stocks are up more than 13% in the last week, and could run further.
  2. U.S. Markets Cautious Ahead of Fed Rate Decision (SPY, DIA)

    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  3. Planning What to Buy on the Silver Pullback (SLV, AG)

    How and what to trade as the price of silver pulls backs.
  4. Active Traders Continue to Bet Against Copper (FCX, JJC)

    The charts of these copper-related assets suggest that prices are headed lower. How are you trading the move?
  5. Trending Stocks Still Giving Buy Signals (XRS, TSM)

    These upward trending stocks are near entry points right now.
  6. Finding Perfect Pullback Prices (SCLN, BRKR)

    These two pullback plays rely on an accurate interpretation of the charting landscape, identifying hidden levels of support.
  7. Watch These Cup and Handle Buying Opportunities (FOXA, SLB)

    These cup and handles are forming now. A breakout above the handle signals a fresh advance.
  8. Active Traders Are Turning to Soft Commodities for Answers (JJS, JO)

    Based on the charts of these exchange traded notes now is the time to buy soft commodities such as coffee and sugar.
  9. Facebook Shackled by Weak Tech Market (FB)

    Big tech and market leader Facebook now shows equal odds of trading above 130 or below 110.
  10. Short-term ETF Buying Opportunities (EEM, EFA)

    These ETFs have pulled back to short-term support levels, indicating a potential buying opportunity.
  11. Junior Gold Miners Ready to Shake Out Weak Hands (GDXJ, GDX)

    The junior gold miners fund has hit overbought levels that have triggered at least 6 major reversals since 2012.
  12. 3 Commodity Stocks Poised to Pop (VALE, AU)

    Pullbacks toward key support levels suggest now could be a good time to buy commodity stocks.
  13. Two Short Sales in the Banking Sector (BAC, C)

    These two banks show major rejection at long-term resistance and could test their first quarter lows.
  14. 3 Chip Stocks in Strong Uptrends (SIMO, AOSL)

    These three semiconductor plays should remain resilient, posting new highs as long as major indices hold first quarter lows.
  15. Oil to Correct Into Buying Opportunity (USO)

    Outlook for crude oil and the USO ETF, including likely pullback levels and how far the next rally could run.
  16. UPS Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place (UPS, FDX)

    UPS has been stuck within the boundaries of a 12-point trading range for the last two years.
  17. Now Is the Time to Buy Gold (ABX, GG)

    Gold has broken above the resistance of a key trendline, which has put the attention on gold stocks.
  18. Watch These 3 Stocks for Breakouts (SAP, ORI)

    These three stocks are close to short-term pattern breakout levels.
  19. The Chart of This ETF Suggests That Tech Stocks Are Headed Lower (XLK, GOOG)

    Technology stocks have recently broken below key levels of support. These charts suggest that the next move is lower.
  20. These Charts Suggest Commodities Are Headed Higher (DBB, DBP)

    Recent moves above key trendlines on these charts suggest that commodities are headed higher from here.
  21. Sector Headwinds Buffeting First Solar (FSLR, TAN)

    First Solar has entered a new downtrend after failing to break out above two-year resistance.
  22. Better Buy: Home Depot or Lowe's? (HD, LOW)

    Home Depot and Lowe’s have risen to resistance levels that could yield fresh trend advances.
  23. Commodity ETFs Near Buy Levels (JO, WEAT)

    These commodity ETFs have rallied and are pulling back, presenting buying opportunities right now.
  24. Apple Levels to Watch After Earnings (AAPL)

    Apple needs to trade above 115 or below 90 to escape magnetism created by technical conditions in place since a 2015 breakdown.
  25. Verizon Getting Sold Under the Surface (VZ)

    Verizon volume divergences point to institutional selling pressure that may overcome recent market leadership.
  26. S&P 500 Resistance and Volatility Opportunities (SPY, VXX)

    The S&P 500 is at a vulnerable spot with low volume and low volatility, which means trading a volatility ETF may present ...
  27. Caterpillar at a Major Crossroads (CAT)

    Caterpillar has reached a critical price level that should determine its fate.
  28. These ETFs Suggest Infrastructure Stocks Are Headed Lower (AMLP, TOLZ)

    The downtrends and other bearish patterns on the charts of several key ETFs suggest that the trend is readying for a move ...
  29. 3 Lesser-known Retailers in Bull Markets (BURL, DG)

    These three retailers are flying under the radar, carving out bullish patterns that should yield new highs.
  30. Corn's Bullish Base Could Yield 2016 Breakout (CORN)

    Corn is building an inverse head and shoulders base that could support a rally above 500.
  31. 3 S&P 500 Comeback Kids (ADS, SYMC)

    These three broken stocks show exceptionally strong volume patterns that could support new uptrends.
  32. Trending Stocks Near the Buy Zone (FSLR, HRL)

    These trending stocks have recently pulled back, providing a potential buying opportunity. Here's some trades to consider.
  33. Buy Oil and Gas Plays After the Doha Shakeout (XLE)

    XLE should offer a buying opportunity when it returns to a two-year trendline breakout near 60.
  34. Starbucks Flashing Mixed Messages Ahead of Earnings (SBUX)

    Starbucks has held up well since topping out in October 2015, but the price pattern shows structural instability.
  35. Natural Gas Is Headed for a Breakout (UNG, UGAZ)

    Whether higher or lower, natural gas is poised for a breakout and a trading opportunity.
  36. Small Caps Are Headed For A Pullback (IWM, VSS)

    The charts of the ETFs that track small-cap stocks look poised for a drop.
  37. Now Is Not the Time to Trade a Bounce in Coal (KOL, TONS)

    These coal-related exchange traded products are trading near the resistance of their long-term moving averages.
  38. 3 Oil Explorers Showing Exceptional Strength (PTEN, PE)

    These three exploration companies are attracting substantial buying interest, despite crude oil’s long demise.
  39. Stocks with Breakout Potential (MDT, SLM)

    Stocks are moving within narrowing price bands and are poised for a breakout.
  40. Costco May Be Topping Out (COST, WMT)

    A series of technical red flags raise odds the long Costco uptrend is coming to an end.
  41. Lumber Prices Are Gearing Up for a Pullback (CUT, WY)

    Based on the charts of these lumber-related assets, a move lower could be next.
  42. These PowerShares ETFs Suggest Now Is the Time to Buy Metals (DBB, DPS)

    Increased volatility and aggressive monetary policy decisions in Europe have active traders turning to metals and other hard ...
  43. Stocks With Turnaround Potential (SNY, ANTM)

    These beaten down stocks are showing signs of a turnaround, and in some cases have already reversed to the upside.
  44. Metals & Mining Fund Waking Up After Long Slumber (XME, GDX)

    SPDR S&P Metals and Mining ETF's long downtrend may finally be coming to an end.
  45. 3 Gap Trades On SP-500 Stocks (AMAT, NEM)

    Gaps generate all sorts of trading signals, both when they occur and when price pulls back to test or fill them.
  46. Wal-Mart Faces a Major 2016 Challenge (WMT, AMZN)

    Bearish signals suggest Wal-Mart's recovery effort will fail and yield a test of multiyear support in the 50s.
  47. Stocks to Buy When Gold Pulls Back (HMY, SBGL)

    Huge rallies in these gold stocks mean now may not be the time to buy, but when the pullback comes it will be. Here's what ...
  48. Consumer Staple Stocks Are Poised to Pop (XLP, PG)

    These strong uptrends suggest that consumer staples is the sector where you want to put your money.
  49. Breakout Stocks to Watch Right Now (CAB, DPS)

    These three stocks are near major breakout points, which will affect the short-term, and potentially the long-term direction ...
  50. 3 Nasdaq-100 Stocks at or Near Monthly Buy Signals (AAPL, TSLA)

    Monthly Stochastics crossovers identify significant turning points where shareholder supply and demand can shift forcefully.
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