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  1. These Are Not Good ETFs to Own in September (USO, SLV)

    September 1, 2016
    These commodity ETFs tend to perform poorly in September, and this year may be no different.
  2. These Stocks Are Strong September Performers (SO, NIKE)

    August 31, 2016
    These stocks tend to perform well in September, rallying more than 73% of the time over the last 26 years.
  3. Invest In International Markets With These 3 ETFs (EFA, EWA)

    August 30, 2016
    Investors in the U.S. looking to broaden their portfolios beyond North America should look at mid-to-large cap equities in ...
  4. Big Banks Could Lead Market Higher in 4th Quarter (JPM, BAC)

    August 29, 2016
    U.S. commercial banks may be gearing up to post new 2016 highs and test 2015 bull-market highs.
  5. Exxon-Mobil Rally May Have Come To An End (XOM)

    August 29, 2016
    Steep resistance in the mid $90s could end the Exxon Mobil recovery wave and yield a test at 2016 lows in the $70s.
  6. Trades Setting Up in These Stocks (MAT, SNH)

    August 29, 2016
    These REITs and stocks have bullish patterns forming. Watch for an upside breakout from the recent sideways movement.
  7. How To Trade The Uptrend In Gold (GLD, GDX)

    August 28, 2016
    It looks as though 2016 will mark the year that triggered the reversal of a multi-year downtrend.
  8. Stocks Tread Water After Yellen Remarks (SPY, DIA)

    August 26, 2016
    Major stock market indexes ended the week near where they started follow the Federal Reserve’s much-awaited commentary.
  9. Gamestop Price Levels To Watch After Earnings (GME)

    August 26, 2016
    Gamestop is losing ground after a weak 2nd quarter earnings report, but the 2016 trading range is unlikely to break any time ...
  10. Emerging Markets Set to Resume Steep Downtrends (EEM, VWO)

    August 25, 2016
    Emerging-market funds have now reached resistance at 2015 range breakdowns and could resume major downtrends.
  11. Specialty Retailers Defying Sector Gravity (ROST, DKS)

    August 25, 2016
    These specialty retailers are trading at or near new highs because they're capitalizing on a competitive advantage.
  12. Europe ETFs on Verge of Breakout or Selloff (HEDJ, EZU)

    August 25, 2016
    European ETFs are at an inflection point. A small push higher signals a breakout and an uptrend, while a small drop could ...
  13. Probing The S&P 500 Leaderboard For New Trades (NVDA, CHK)

    August 24, 2016
    Lowly Chesapeake Energy has risen to the top of the S&P 500 leadership list and could gain substantial ground into 2 ...
  14. Intuit Price Levels To Watch After Earnings (INTU)

    August 24, 2016
    Intuit is testing July breakout support near $109, after a poorly received earnings report, and could reach double digits ...
  15. Awaiting These Major Breakouts (DIS, NFLX)

    August 24, 2016
    These three stocks are moving in patterns that can't last. Watch for the breakout.
  16. Best Buy Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (BBY)

    August 23, 2016
    A positive response to second-quarter earnings has lifted Best Buy into a long-awaited test at major resistance between $38 ...
  17. Smaller Biotechs Surging to New Highs (NKTR, EXAS)

    August 23, 2016
    Small- and mid-cap biotechs are attracting healthy buying interest and setting off bullish divergences that support higher ...
  18. Buy The Tobacco Dip (MO, RAI)

    August 23, 2016
    After smokin'-hot performance since 2009, tobacco stocks pulled back to key support levels after early July's risk-off exodus ...
  19. Traders Turn To The Stability of Utilities (XLU, DUK)

    August 23, 2016
    The relatively low correlation between utilities and the broader equity markets make this an ideal segment for investors ...
  20. Halliburton Headed Higher Despite Failed Merger (HAL, BHI)

    August 22, 2016
    Halliburton should continue to gain ground into 2017 despite a weakened cash position after its failed Baker Hughes merger.
  21. These Stocks Poised for Upside After a Pullback (DG, RIG)

    August 22, 2016
    Amidst an uptrend, these stocks are flashing buy signals following a recent pullback.
  22. Buy Weakness On These S&P 500 Leaders (RRC, DG)

    August 22, 2016
    Just three of the 100 strongest S&P 500 components have dropped toward oversold technical levels, offering potential ...
  23. Deere Undermined By Commodity Cross- Currents (DE)

    August 22, 2016
    Deere has failed to recover with the broad market or the beaten-down commodity group, raising odds for an eventual breakdown ...
  24. Traders Turn Bullish On Soft Commodities (SGG, JO)

    August 21, 2016
    Soft commodities, which are grown rather than mined, have been quietly making significant moves higher.
  25. Stocks Trade Sideways as FOMC Hints at Rate Hike (SPY, DIA)

    August 19, 2016
    Major stock market indexes were mixed over the past week after the Fed hinted solid job gains could justify an interest rate ...
  26. 3 Pullback Plays For A Quiet Summer Market (JCP, ADXS)

    August 18, 2016
    These pullback plays rely on detailed technical data, rather than feelings or a desire for exposure, for entry signals, regardless ...
  27. Wal-Mart Set to Test Higher Ground (WMT, AMZN)

    August 18, 2016
    Wal-Mart delivered a solid quarterly report that should translate into even higher prices in coming weeks.
  28. Wait to Buy Silver on the Big Pullback (SLV, SIL)

    August 18, 2016
    Silver has been strong, but the best buying opportunity comes on a pullback, not near highs.
  29. Sell These Stocks Near Resistance (PANW, ING)

    August 17, 2016
    These stocks are at or approaching major profit-taking levels, which could cause them to slip lower again.
  30. 3 Fibonacci Trades For Late Summer (INTC, AAL)

    August 17, 2016
    Fibonacci retracement analysis organizes chaotic price action, highlighting hidden buying and selling opportunities.
  31. Target Corp. Price Levels To Watch After Earnings (TGT)

    August 17, 2016
    TGT has sold off into a third test at multiyear support between $65 and $70, raising odds for a breakdown and downtrend into ...
  32. Dog Day Volume Spikes Reveal Profitable Setups (BKS, ESL)

    August 16, 2016
    High volume price bars during thin summer conditions can uncover many profitable trading opportunities.
  33. Home Depot Price Levels to Watch After Earnings (HD)

    August 16, 2016
    Home Depot faces a strong volume headwind despite trading near an all-time high and could turn lower after post-earnings ...
  34. Data Suggest Now is the Time To Buy Mining Stocks (NEM, BHP)

    August 16, 2016
    Chart patterns are sending out strong risk/reward signals for commodities in general and mining companies in particular. ...
  35. Focus On Industrials and Homebuilders With These ETFs (XLI, XHB)

    August 16, 2016
    A strong rally in the industrial goods sector has triggered the interest of many active traders.
  36. Alphabet Likely to Pull Back Before Breaking Out (GOOGL, GOOG)

    August 15, 2016
    Alphabet rallied into range resistance in July but still hasn't broken out, increasing odds for a sizable pullback.
  37. Southwestern Energy Growth Plans Could Backfire (SWN)

    August 15, 2016
    Southwestern Energy has committed to doubling its annual spending even though the natural gas contract may be headed lower.
  38. Time to Buy These Stocks at Support (RAI, XRS)

    August 15, 2016
    These stocks are moving within well-established trend channels and have recently pulled back toward channel support, presenting ...
  39. Major U.S. Indexes Hit Milestone Not Seen Since 1999 (SPY, DIA)

    August 13, 2016
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  40. Procter & Gamble Challenging Bull Market High (PG)

    August 12, 2016
    Dow component P & G could offer a low-risk buying opportunity in the low $80's, ahead of an assault on the 2014 bull ...
  41. Chemicals Mixing a Bullish Brew (ALB, TROX)

    August 11, 2016
    Speculators have placed aggressive long-side bets in the chemical sector, looking for stronger industrial growth in coming ...
  42. Netflix At Cusp Of New Uptrend (NFLX, BABA)

    August 11, 2016
    Netflix could soon end its laggard status and join big tech stocks in the summer rally.
  43. Active Traders Turn Bullish on Biotech (IBB, XBI)

    August 11, 2016
    The recent price activity of two key ETFs suggests that the biotech sector is poised for a comeback.
  44. Utilities Signaling New Risk-Off Rotation (NI, EIX)

    August 11, 2016
    Utilities have reached major support levels and are flashing oversold signals, suggesting an impending low-risk buying opportunity. ...
  45. Buy the Dip During Dog Days (AKS, CERS)

    August 10, 2016
    Buying the dips can book reliable profits but aggressive trade management is needed to control downside risk.
  46. 3 Socks that Tend to Respond Well to MA Crossovers (AAP, KMX)

    August 9, 2016
    It isn't a significant event every time the 50-day moving average crosses the 200-day, but for these stocks it does confirm ...
  47. Financial Stocks Breaking to the Upside (ITUB, HSBC)

    August 9, 2016
    These financial stocks recently broke above resistance, signaling another move to the upside.
  48. Macy's Approaches Critical Price Level Before Earnings (M, AMZN)

    August 9, 2016
    Macy's has been stuck in a bear market for more than a year, but it has now arrived at a price level that can support a new ...
  49. Three Energy Stocks Headed For New Highs (PTEN, QEP)

    August 9, 2016
    These oil exploration and production companies have completed tests at long-term support and look ready to head higher into ...
  50. Cisco Systems Set To Challenge 2007 Resistance (CSCO)

    August 9, 2016
    Cisco is trading just three points below the 2007 high and could test that level after August 17th earnings.
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