Chart Advisor Articles

  1. How to Trade the Breakout in Silver (SLV, EXK)

    July 5, 2016
    Many traders are turning to the silver market given the strong surge in momentum. While all eyes are on the underlying commodity or large-cap ...
  2. Stocks to Buy Along Trendline Support (ABBV, MXL)

    July 5, 2016
    These stocks are near or approaching trendline support, which is often a favorable time to buy.
  3. Stocks Soar as Central Banks Expected to Go Dovish

    July 1, 2016
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  4. Biotech Bottom Calls After Big Bounce (IBB, XBI)

    July 1, 2016
    Biotech funds have bounced sharply after testing downtrend lows, setting off a wave of bottom calls.
  5. Rate Hike Stalemate Bad For U.S. Banks (KBE, KRE)

    July 1, 2016
    Banking ETFs have diverged in 2016, with U.S. focused funds showing greater resiliency than broad-based funds with international exposure.
  6. Time Running Out For Microsoft Bulls (MSFT)

    June 30, 2016
    Six tests at October 2015 breakout support have failed to attract buying interest, raising odds for a breakdown that ends the long uptrend.
  7. Brexit Bounce Still Favors Bearish Outcome (XLF, XLB)

    June 30, 2016
    Proportional retracements and lagging sector performance point to oversold bounces rather than full recoveries.
  8. ETFs with Major Breakout Potential (ASHR, IEMG)

    June 30, 2016
    These ETFs are moving in price patterns, that when broken, could set up big trending moves.
  9. Oracle Headed For Big Tech Leadership (ORCL, IBM)

    June 29, 2016
    Oracles's 1st quarter reversal at the 50-month EMA should set the stage for a new trend advance.
  10. Two Financials To Sell Short At Resistance (JPM, MA)

    June 29, 2016
    The financial sector got clobbered after the Brexit referendum and should offer profitable short sales when the latest relief rally ends.
  11. Active Traders Turn To Emerging Markets (EEM, FXI)

    June 29, 2016
    Bullish chart patterns on these emerging market ETFs suggest that now could be a good time to buy.
  12. These Stocks Are Strong July Performers (AMGN, BPL)

    June 29, 2016
    These stocks tend to rally in July, moving higher approximately 80% of the time.
  13. Consumer Staples Could Offer Relief From Brexit (KO, PG)

    June 28, 2016
    Consumer staple stocks could soon play catch-up with utilities, bonds, precious metals and other defensive groups benefiting from the flight ...
  14. Apple And Netflix Back In Bear Market Territory (AAPL, NFLX)

    June 28, 2016
    Apple and Netflix have sold off after Brexit and are testing support levels that, if broken, will signal the start of active downtrends.
  15. (GLD, ABX)

    June 28, 2016
    The UK decision to leave Europe has sparked a move to safe assets such as gold and other commodities. The breakouts on these charts suggest prices ...
  16. British Petroleum Caught In Brexit's Maelstrom (BP, XOM)

    June 27, 2016
    British Petroleum now faces its biggest economic challenge since the Deep Horizon Gulf Coast oil spill in 2010
  17. Buy or Sell the Biggest Brexit Losers (BCS, SAN)

    June 27, 2016
    A "yes" Brexit vote hammered some stocks down more than 13% on June 24. Now it is time to decide if that presents a buying opportunity, or not.
  18. Gold Bulls In Control After Brexit (GLD, PHYS)

    June 27, 2016
    Gold funds lifted to the top of 4 month rising channels on Friday and should break out into healthy trend advances.
  19. Stocks Plunge Following UK's Decision to Leave EU (SPY, DIA)

    June 24, 2016
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  20. 3 Blue Chip Mavericks Glowing Green After Brexit (WMT, LMT)

    June 24, 2016
    These three resilient blue chips traded higher on Friday morning, despite a worldwide Brexit selloff.
  21. 3 Flights to Safety After Brexit (GLD, UUP)

    June 24, 2016
    These three flight to safety plays offer solid choices for market players seeking protection or looking to profit from the Brexit vote.
  22. McDonalds Headed Into Long-term Sell Cycle (MCD)

    June 23, 2016
    McDonald's led the broad market in the first quarter but has now entered a long-term sell cycle that could yield a trip to 105.
  23. Big Biotech Set to Bounce Off Deep Lows (GILD, CELG)

    June 23, 2016
    Relative strength indicators in the biotech sector have hit their deepest oversold readings since 2008, predicting a strong recovery wave.
  24. These ETFs are Setting Up for Bullish Moves (XLV, AMLP)

    June 23, 2016
    Recent strength puts these ETFs in uptrends, with further upside likely to come.
  25. FedEx Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (FDX, UPS)

    June 22, 2016
    FedEx is testing three-month range support after Tuesday night earnings raised more questions than answers.
  26. 3 Ways to Trade the Rise in European Volatility (VTV, VGK)

    June 22, 2016
    Active traders will likely look to flock to safety as volatility in Europe is on the rise.
  27. 3 UK Stocks to Play After Brexit (ARMH, CNHI)

    June 22, 2016
    These UK companies have carved well-defined price patterns that may support long entries or short sales after the Brexit vote.
  28. These Stocks are Setting up for More Upside (PHM, CTSH)

    June 22, 2016
    With the former downtrends having likely converted to uptrends, these stocks are poised for more upside.
  29. Werner Raises Red Flag for Truckers (WERN, JBHT)

    June 21, 2016
    Werner Enterprise's profit warning has sent shock waves through the trucking sector.
  30. Coffee Rally Spells Trouble for Starbucks (SBUX, JO)

    June 21, 2016
    Starbucks could head lower in the third quarter, in reaction to a coffee breakout and new uptrend.
  31. Active Traders Turn Bullish on Silver (SLW, SLV)

    June 21, 2016
    The charts of silver assets suggest that prices are headed higher. How are you trading the move?
  32. Agricultural Chemical Stocks with Pending Breakouts (POT, MOS)

    June 20, 2016
    Agricultural chemical stocks took a beating along with commodities over the last year. But an upside breakout could turn that around.
  33. 3 S&P500 Stocks Flashing Strong Volume Signals (VZ, WFC)

    June 20, 2016
    These S&P 500 components have generated On Balance Volume (OBV) divergences that could impact recent trends.
  34. Tesoro Could Heat Up This Summer (TSO)

    June 20, 2016
    In a paradoxical twist, Tesoro will set off major buy signals if it breaks the 1st quarter low at 68.
  35. Stocks Move Lower as Investors Remain Cautious (SPY, DIA)

    June 17, 2016
    A weekly technical summary and future outlook for the major U.S. indexes.
  36. Viacom Headed Higher After Board Coup (VIAB, VIA)

    June 17, 2016
    Viacom is trading at a four-month high after Chairman Emeritus Sumner Redstone fired board rivals and replaced them with handpicked supporters.
  37. eBay Vs. Paypal: Which Is A Better Buy? (EBAY, PYPL)

    June 17, 2016
    Accumulation/distribution readings have moved in opposite directions since the July 2015 spin-off of Paypal by parent eBay.
  38. Solar: a Sea of Short Sales (FSLR, SCTY)

    June 16, 2016
    Solar stocks are breaking first quarter lows and heading into major downtrends.
  39. Facebook Headed Lower After Failed Breakout (FB, TWTR)

    June 16, 2016
    Facebook could head much lower after failing the April breakout with a Monday's gap through 116.
  40. Watch These Global Market ETFs for Big Breakouts (EWZ, PIN)

    June 16, 2016
    These four global market ETFs are all heading toward breakouts right now. Here's what to watch for, and where these ETFs could be heading next. ...
  41. Twitter Set to Reward Long-Suffering Shareholders (TWTR, MSFT)

    June 15, 2016
    Twitter's positive price action this week is likely to signal a long-term bottom.
  42. Best Buy Running in Neutral (BBY)

    June 15, 2016
    Best Buy has dropped into a neutral pattern that's unlikely to reward bulls or bears for the rest of 2016.
  43. Based on These ETFS, Traders Are Turning Bearish on Europe (EWQ, EWG)

    June 15, 2016
    Bearish chart patterns on several key ETFs that track European equities suggest that the next move could be lower.
  44. Oversold Stocks in Uptrends (PGR, VNTV)

    June 15, 2016
    These stocks are in uptrends, but recent pullbacks have put them into oversold territory on the RSI. Watch for a pop higher.
  45. Copper Testing First Quarter Lows (JJC)

    June 14, 2016
    Copper is likely to bounce, then break down when it tests first quarter support at 1.94 on the futures contract and 22 on the fund proxy.
  46. Microsoft Weighed Down By LinkedIn Bid (MSFT, LNKD)

    June 14, 2016
    Microsoft is testing support between 48 and 50 for the fourth time since January, raising odds for a breakdown that ends the long-term uptrend.
  47. Commodity Traders Gearing Up for a Long-term Move Higher

    June 14, 2016
    Based on the charts discussed in this article, commodities could be readying for a long-term move higher.
  48. Treasury Bond Fund Testing All-time High (TLT)

    June 13, 2016
    TLT has carved an Elliott 5-wave rally pattern that should yield a summer test at the 2015 all-time high.
  49. MACD Bearish Crossover in Downtrending Stocks (NWSA, URBN)

    June 13, 2016
    The MACD is a popular moving average based indicator, and it is signaling the downtrend will continue in these stocks.
  50. Natural Gas Fund Headed Higher Into Summer (UNG)

    June 13, 2016
    U.S. Natural Gas Fund cleared resistance at the 50-day EMA last week and should continue higher into the summer months.
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