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Uranium Looking Good - Excerpt from MarketWatchers LIVE

I'm really enjoying myself co-hosting the MarketWatchers LIVE webcasts Monday/Wednesday/Fridays at 12:00p - 1:30p EST. On Mondays and Wednesdays in this blog, I'll pick up an interesting topic or chart to elaborate on. I have to thank one of our Twitter followers for this pick. We had some time at the end of Tom's regular "Ten in Ten" segment (10 charts annotated in 10 minutes!) to take a few viewer requests. Uranium came up.  Tom took a look and then I did a DP style review. I am impressed with this viewer pick and here's why.

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DecisionPoint Weekly Wrap April 7, 2017

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Despite a negative reaction to Fed comments, and the U.S attack on a Syrian air base, the market held steady within the current corrective phase. The 10-minute bar chart below shows two weeks of activity. Note that the bottom of a decline on Monday defined the bottom of a trading range that would hold for the rest of the week. An attempt to break out of the range on Wednesday failed, and prices retreated back into the sideways pattern initiated after Monday's bottom.

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DP Alert: New BUY Signal for S&P 100 - S&P 600 (IJR) New ITTM Neutral Signal

The DecisionPoint Scoreboards updated with a new signal change today. The $OEX just managed a new Short-Term Trend Model BUY signal. The 5-EMA crossed above the 20-EMA triggering the signal. Right now price is running along the declining tops trendline. The PMO is no longer rising and that is a problem.

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MarketWatchers LIVE Kick-Off - Recap of Market Indicators

MarketWatchers LIVE kicked off today at noon EST! Tom Bowley and I host this new webcast Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12:00p - 1:30p EST. Very soon we will have a public ChartList available for the show as well as a MarketWatchers LIVE blog that will recap some of the important charts and topics discussed that day. Right now we don't quite have the collaborative ability to put detailed recaps together, but we soon will. Be sure and follow our new Twitter feed @MktWatchersLIVE and feel free to leave your comments, symbol requests etc. This will be THE place to interact with the show live, contribute to polls, etc. The Facebook page is nearly ready for prime time so look for the MarketWatchers LIVE Facebook page in the coming week. 

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DecisionPoint Weekly Wrap 3/31/17

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The DecisionPoint Weekly Wrap presents an end-of-week assessment of the trend and condition of the stock market (S&P 500), the U.S. Dollar, Gold, Crude Oil, and Bonds. We have a happy coincidence with Friday also being the end of the month, so we can wrap the week and the month in this commentary.

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Short-Term Trend Model/PMO Scan from 3/29 DecisionPoint Report Webinar - James River Group (JRVR) Analyzed

Yesterday during the DecisionPoint Report webinar I decided to run a short-term scan and run through the results with my viewers. You can find the webinar here. I promised to write a blog article with the text of the scan so that Extra members can copy and paste directly into the scanning workbench. Yesterday the scan returned seven charts. Today it returned 36 charts.


SHORT-TERM TREND MODEL--PMO RISING SCAN

[type = stock] AND [Daily SMA(20,Daily Volume) > 50000]
and [country is US]
AND[today's PMO Line(35,20,10)<today's PMO Signal(35,20,10)]
AND [today's PMO Line(35,20,10) > yesterday's PMO Line(35,20,10)]
AND [yesterday's PMO Line(35,20,10) > 2 days ago PMO Line(35,20,10)] 
AND [2 days ago PMO Line(35,20,10) > 3 days ago PMO Line(35,20,10)]
AND [today's ema(50,close) > today's ema(200,close)]
AND [today's ema(5,close) X today's ema(20,close)]

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Net Advances-Declines Indicators Rock the Ultra-Short Term

The DecisionPoint universe is evolving. As many of you are aware, some of our indicators will be retired. Two of the indicators many are concerned about losing are the Climactic Volume Indicator and Participation Index. Writing a blog everyday and doing regular webinars during the week tends to keep my focus on the shorter term. In order to better dissect the short term, DecisionPoint has create an "Ultra-Short-Term" timeframe. We define the ultra-short-term timeframe as hours to a day or two. These signals have a very short shelf life.

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DecisionPoint Weekly Wrap 3/24/17

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Welcome to the DecisionPoint Weekly Wrap, where I make an end-of-week assessment of the internal condition, and trend of the stock market (S&P 500), the U.S. Dollar, Gold, Crude Oil, and Bonds.

There were no changes to the DecisionPoint Scoreboards today, but we did see some short-term softening earlier this week with three new NEUTRAL signals.

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