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  1. Tesla Motors Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    August 2, 2016
    Tesla Motors has retained intense shareholder loyalty while the stock has transitioned from market darling to perennial laggard.
  2. Three S&P 500 Laggards Set to Outperform

    August 2, 2016
    These S&P 500 laggards may attract substantial rotational capital as market players take profits in the index's biggest winners.
  3. Pfizer Price Levels To Watch After Earnings (PFE)

    August 1, 2016
    Pfizer has rallied to a 12-year high and could add to gains after Tuesday's earnings report but is extremely overbought and in need of a pullback.
  4. Chesapeake Energy Ready To Play Catch-Up (CHK)

    August 1, 2016
    Chesapeake Energy is finally shaking off bad vibes from CEO McClendon's indictment and sudden death.
  5. Coke Or Pepsi, Which Offers The Better Buy? (KO, PEP)

    August 1, 2016
    Coca-Cola has failed a breakout above 18-year resistance while the Pepsico rally has set off overbought signals.
  6. These are Tradable Breakouts Happening Now (LNG, CHRW)

    August 1, 2016
    These stocks are breaking out of significant ranges, indicating a sizable move to come.
  7. Traders Are Turning Bullish On Industrial Metals (JJU, JJM)

    July 31, 2016
    Copper, aluminum and zinc can often be used by strategic traders as a barometer of the state of the global economy.
  8. Major Indexes Tread Water After Fed Stays Course

    July 30, 2016
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  9. Celgene Set to Squeeze Short Sellers (CELG, IBB)

    July 28, 2016
    Celgene has broken out of a year-long descending triangle top and could enter a major short squeeze.
  10. These Stocks Are Strong August Performers

    July 28, 2016
    These four stocks tend to perform well in August, rallying more than 70% of the time over the last 26 years.
  11. Chip Stocks Flying High (XLNX, FLEX)

    July 28, 2016
    Semiconductors have broken out to the bull market and all-time highs, raising the odds that the Nasdaq-100 will join the S&P 500 in a new trend ...
  12. Trading Opportunities Right Now in Currency ETFs

    July 28, 2016
    These currencies are near important technical levels, which provide trading opportunities with favorable risk/reward ratios.
  13. Caterpillar at Cusp of New Uptrend (CAT)

    July 27, 2016
    Caterpillar has arrived at the logical interface between bull and bear power, setting up a key test in the six-month recovery wave.
  14. Speculators Betting Macao Stocks Have Hit Bottom

    July 27, 2016
    Major Macao casino operators have risen sharply this week, in reaction to renewed optimism that monthly revenues will grow into 2017.
  15. Active Traders Are Turning Bullish on Financials

    July 27, 2016
    The financials industry is often considered one of the most stable segments for investment. Is now the time to buy these ETFs that track the ...
  16. Retail Sector Waking Up After Long Slumber

    July 26, 2016
    The retail sector is showing signs of life, as market players place their first bets on the critical fourth quarter sales season.
  17. McDonald's Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    July 26, 2016
    The fallout from an unexpected revenue decline is weighing on McDonald's after earnings, but solid institutional sponsorship should limit technical ...
  18. Apple Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (AAPL)

    July 25, 2016
    Technical indicators have deteriorated badly, raising odds that Apple will enter a new downtrend after earnings.
  19. Earnings Will Test Chevron and Exxon-Mobil Rallies

    July 25, 2016
    Chevron and Exxon-Mobil performance should track broad equity indices in coming months rather than commodity gyrations.
  20. Look to Buy These Broken Wedge Patterns (CNI, MYL)

    July 25, 2016
    These stocks are breaking out of downward wedge formations, or close to it, which indicates the stock price could be heading higher.
  21. Active Traders Turn Their Attention to Forestry

    July 25, 2016
    Bullish chart patterns on many key forestry-related assets suggest now could be the time to invest in this underfollowed segment.
  22. Housing and Jobs Keep U.S. Indexes Near Highs

    July 22, 2016
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  23. Political Headwinds Dampen Gilead Sciences Outlook

    July 22, 2016
    Gilead Sciences earnings on July 25 may be overshadowed by Democratic calls to rein in runaway drug pricing.
  24. Honeywell Bears in Control After Long Uptrend

    July 22, 2016
    Honeywell fell more than 4% on Friday morning after a poorly received earnings report and could enter an intermediate correction.
  25. eBay Headed For New Highs (EBAY, AMZN)

    July 21, 2016
    eBay has finally confirmed an 11-year breakout above resistance in the mid-20s and could enter a powerful trend advance.
  26. Prepare to Buy Oil ETFs on the Pullback

    July 21, 2016
    After a strong run higher, oil is likely in a long-term uptrend. That makes this pullback a buying opportunity. Here is what to consider buying ...
  27. U.S. Automakers on the Mend After Upbeat GM Earnings

    July 21, 2016
    GM is gaining ground after a surprisingly strong second quarter earnings report and could now enter a new uptrend.
  28. Russell-2000 Set to Outperform Blue Chips

    July 20, 2016
    Russell-2000 should benefit this summer from a rotation out of overbought blue chips, into small caps and growth stocks.
  29. GE Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (GE)

    July 20, 2016
    General Electric has emerged as a 2016 market leader, with a sharp focus on nonfinancial assets attracting strong institutional buying interest.
  30. Stocks Close to Technical Entry Points

    July 20, 2016
    These stocks are trading near trendline support, providing a potential buying opportunity.
  31. 3 ETFs for Trading the Breakout in Technology

    July 20, 2016
    Based on the bullish chart patterns of these 3 ETFs, now could be a great time to buy tech stocks.
  32. Netflix at Cusp of Major Downtrend (NFLX)

    July 19, 2016
    Netflix is testing support in the low 80s for the fifth time, after three months of volatility contraction. This is a potent combination, raising ...
  33. Coal Rally Has Room to Run (KOL, CNX)

    July 19, 2016
    The coal sector turned sharply higher with the broad commodity complex in the first quarter and could gain additional ground in the presidential ...
  34. Now Is the Time to Buy Sugar and Coffee (JO, SGG)

    July 19, 2016
    Most traders are currently focused on hard commodities such as gold and oil. However, bullish price action in coffee and futures suggest now ...
  35. These Nasdaq-100 Laggards Could Play Catch-Up

    July 18, 2016
    The Nasdaq-100 may assume the rally’s leadership mantle in coming weeks, allowing these index laggards to attract fresh capital.
  36. Halliburton Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    July 18, 2016
    Halliburton has risen sharply off the 1st quarter low but many institutions have passed on new exposure, demanding more proof of a new uptrend.
  37. Time to Sell These Stocks Wiith Double Tops

    July 18, 2016
    These stocks have completed a topping pattern, indicating their run higher may be over.
  38. Markets Reach New Highs as Brexit is Left Behind

    July 15, 2016
    A weekly technical summary and outlook for the major U.S. stock market indexes.
  39. 3 Single Digit Darlings Flying High (LEDS, HMNY)

    July 15, 2016
    Single digit momentum plays can yield fabulous profits, but aggressive risk management is needed to avoid financial games common with these plays.
  40. IBM Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (IBM)

    July 15, 2016
    Price action since February may signal the end of the long downtrend but IBM still needs to prove its value with a strong July 18th earnings ...
  41. Delta Taking Off After Earnings (DAL)

    July 14, 2016
    Delta has lifted off long-term range support, but gains may be limited due to overhead supply from recently broken support levels.
  42. Bank of America Levels to Watch After Earnings

    July 14, 2016
    Bank of America could make incremental technical progress after a strong earnings report while a weak confessional is unlikely to do more damage.
  43. How to Trade These Top Performing Sector ETFs

    July 14, 2016
    With the S&P 500 at all-time highs, lots of sectors are performing well. But these are the best-performing sectors.
  44. Defensive Plays Setting Up Dip Trades (GLD, TLT)

    July 13, 2016
    Gold, bonds, and utilities are pulling back after strong rallies and should attract healthy buying interest at lower price levels.
  45. Intel Poised for Major Breakout (INTC)

    July 13, 2016
    Intel has rallied into a great position to break multi-decade resistance in the mid-30s and head into a test of last decade's all-time high. ...
  46. 3 Underfollowed ETFs to Watch (VEU, BSV)

    July 13, 2016
    Long-term traders are using technical analysis to identify buying opportunities in underfollowed ETFs. We'll take a closer look at three charts ...
  47. Fours Stocks Breaking Out to the Upside (IBN, WDC)

    July 13, 2016
    These stocks are breaking through chart pattern resistance, signaling another move to the upside.
  48. Wells-Fargo Price Levels to Watch After Earnings

    July 12, 2016
    Wells-Fargo could gain ground after a weak earnings report on Friday due to excessively negative sentiment.
  49. Cliff's Resources Rising Against The Iron Tide (CLF)

    July 12, 2016
    Cliffs has posted fabulous gains in the last 6 months but has now reached a price level that could trigger a major reversal.
  50. The Uptrend in Commodities Is Just Getting Started

    July 12, 2016
    Despite the run in commodities so far in 2016, the long-term chart patterns are suggesting that this could only be the beginning.
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