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  1. 3 ETFs for Trading the Spike in Volatility

    Breakouts on the charts of key volatility-related ETFs suggest that investors may want to protect against further volatility ...
  2. VMware Stock Breaks Below Key Support After Dell RTO News

    VMware shares moved lower in response to reports that Dell is considering an RTO, but traders will be watching these key ...
  3. Is Caterpillar Stock Topping Out, or Will the Uptrend Resume?

    Caterpillar shares appear a little top heavy after a strong run this year, despite solid fourth quarter financial results.
  4. Restaurant Stocks Sell Off After McDonald's Earnings

    McDonald's and its rivals got sold after a strong fourth quarter report, indicating that overbought technical readings are ...
  5. Boeing Stock Is Losing Altitude Ahead of Earnings

    Boeing stock is not cheap, as its P/E ratio is an extremely elevated 31.33 and its dividend yield has dropped to just 1.67%.
  6. How to Trade the Pullback in Timber Stocks

    With a strong uptrend in timber stocks, a pullback toward key support could be what's needed for traders to lock in an ideal ...
  7. Twitter Stock Higher Amid Takeover Chatter, Citron Praise

    Twitter shares rallied amid rumors that Salesforce.com may be interested in an acquisition, but traders will be watching ...
  8. McDonald's Earnings: Same-Store Sales Will Be Key

    McDonald's stock is not cheap, as its P/E ratio is an elevated 25.74, and its dividend yield is so-so at 2.27%.
  9. Stocks Move Further Into Record Territory

    The major U.S. indexes continued to surge over the past week despite high valuations and a negative GDP revision.
  10. Celgene Stock May Reward Bottom Fishers

    Celgene stock hit the most oversold technical reading in 16 years and could post double-digit percentage returns in coming ...
  11. Starbucks Stock: Uptrend at Risk After Earnings

    Starbucks shares sold off more than 5% after earnings and could complete a long-term topping pattern in the coming months.
  12. Tesla Shares Set to Rebound After Battery Delays Dismissed

    Tesla shares moved sharply lower on Thursday amid reports of extensive battery issues, but traders will be watching these ...
  13. United's Growth Plan Sends Airline Stocks Into Tailspins

    United Continental triggered a major sector decline after outlining aggressive growth plans that could ignite a worldwide ...
  14. Texas Instruments Stock: Good Entry Point for This Dividend Grower

    Given institutional accumulation signals, Texas Instruments shares could represent an opportunity for dividend seekers.
  15. Alibaba Stock Looks to Break Out From Key Support

    Alibaba shares moved sharply higher on Tuesday to key resistance levels, setting the stage for a potential breakout.
  16. Macau Resurgence Lifts Wynn Resorts Stock to 3-Year High

    Impressive Macau growth has lifted Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands to new highs, but both stocks are now extremely overbought.
  17. Reduced Guidance Pushes Ford Stock Into Correction

    Ford stock is cheap, with a P/E ratio of 10.86 and a dividend yield of 4.99%.
  18. 3M Company Reports With Stock Above Quarterly Pivot

    3M Company stock is not cheap, as its P/E ratio is an elevated 27.63 and its dividend yield is puny at 1.90%.
  19. 3 Charts That Are Warning of a Pullback in Technology

    While charts in the tech sector show some of the strongest uptrends in the public markets, the run may have gotten ahead ...
  20. Netflix Shares Confirm Breakout After Earnings Beat

    Netflix shares rose more than 10% in early trading on Tuesday, confirming a long-term rising wedge breakout.
  21. United Technologies Is Above My Target for 2018

    United Technologies stock is reasonably priced with a below-market P/E ratio of 21.08 and a dividend yield of 2.06%.
  22. 3 Reasons to Be Bullish on Commodities in 2018

    Bullish long-term chart patterns on key commodity-related ETFs suggest that a major uptrend is just getting started.
  23. Twitter Stock Struggling at Range Support

    Twitter stock could head into an intermediate correction that shakes out a large supply of newly minted shareholders.
  24. Carnival Stock in Ascending Triangle Pattern

    This bullish chart pattern suggests that Carnival shares could be set to move 15% higher.
  25. NVIDIA Stock Breaks Out After Price Target Hike

    NVIDIA shares broke out to all-time highs following favorable analyst comments, but traders will be watching these levels.
  26. Stay Connected and Invested in Verizon

    Verizon is the cheapest "Dog of the Dow," with a P/E ratio of 13.31 and a dividend yield of 4.60%.
  27. Netflix Subscriber Growth Must Exceed Content Cost

    Netflix is not a value stock – it's a momentum stock given an elevated P/E ratio of 222.69 and lack of a dividend.
  28. Stocks March Higher Despite Ongoing Risks

    U.S. stocks continued to surge this week despite high valuations, weak inflation and the looming threat of a government shutdown.
  29. Sprint Stock Breaks Down From Key Support Levels

    Sprint shares broke down from key support levels on Thursday, but traders will be watching these levels over the coming sessions.
  30. IBM Stock's Island Top a Bearish Omen for Technology Earnings Season

    Despite an earnings beat, traders reacted negatively to Big Blue's weaker-than-expected 2018 guidance.
  31. AmEx Breakout in Jeopardy After Buyback Suspension

    American Express stock is testing November's breakout above 2014 resistance and could break down in the coming weeks.
  32. Crypto Plays Set to Squeeze Overconfident Shorts

    Bitcoin surged higher after breaking the $10,000 level, setting off a short squeeze that could gain traction in the coming ...
  33. Morgan Stanley Earnings Positive; Stock Shy of New High

    Morgan Stanley, the benchmark for wealth management solutions, has a reasonable P/E ratio of 15.33 and a dividend yield of ...
  34. Crypto Stocks Plummet as Currencies Sell Off

    Riot Blockchain and other crypto-related stocks moved sharply lower after cryptocurrency prices plummeted.
  35. Will GE Stock Break Down From Its 52-Week Lows?

    General Electric shares have declined sharply over the past few days as the market questions the potential breakup value.
  36. Supernus Pharmaceuticals Stock Is an Institutional Favorite

    Accumulation by institutional investors could continue to drive the performance of Supernus Pharmaceuticals shares.
  37. Bank of America Recovery Appears to Be Stalling

    The third largest of the four "too big to fail" money center banks has a reasonable P/E ratio of 15.85 and a dividend yield ...
  38. Goldman Stock Slumps on Disappointing Trading Results

    Goldman Sachs, the benchmark for investment banking, is reasonably priced with a P/E ratio of 13.46 and a dividend yield ...
  39. McDonald's Stock Looks Vulnerable After Record Run

    McDonald's stock is running in place after 2017's impressive gains and could enter an intermediate correction in the coming ...
  40. 3 Ways to Trade Cybersecurity in 2018

    Strong uptrends across the cybersecurity industry suggest that now could be a good time to buy.
  41. UnitedHealth Beats on Earnings; Stock Sets All-Time High

    Healthcare insurer UnitedHealth is overvalued with a P/E ratio of 25.35 and a dividend yield of just 1.31%.
  42. Citigroup Beats Earnings; Stock Pops to a New High

    The fourth largest of the four "too big to fail" money center banks has a reasonable P/E ratio of 14.81 and a dividend yield ...
  43. IBM Could Ride Blockchain Craze to New Highs

    IBM has emerged as the world's top blockchain player, and the stock could rally to new highs in the coming months.
  44. 3 Charts That Suggest It's Time to Buy Gold

    Bullish chart patterns on popular gold-related ETFs suggest that traders are expecting a move higher.
  45. Lowe's Stock Breaks Out After Activist Investor Takes a Stake

    Lowe's shares moved sharply higher after D.E. Shaw reportedly took an activist stake, but traders will be watching these ...
  46. Stocks Move Sharply Higher, Reach Overbought Conditions

    The major U.S. indexes moved higher over the past week across the board, but signs of economic weakness could cut off the ...
  47. Delta Air Lines Breaks Out After Topping Estimates

    Delta shares moved sharply higher on fourth quarter financial results, but traders will be watching these key levels ahead.
  48. Apple Stock Hanging Tough Ahead of iPhone X Reality Check

    Apple stock sold off in December on bearish iPhone X shipment reports but has bounced back, with shareholders hanging tough ...
  49. Bitcoin: The End of the Beginning

    Despite stunning gains in 2017, cryptocurrencies have room to grow as they gain mainstream acceptance and sidelined capital ...
  50. ADP Stock Could Have More Room to Rally

    Rather than a mutliple top formation, ADP shares have formed an ascending triangle pattern and could continue to climb.
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