Analysis of Market Direction ... Timing is Everything!

Marc Slavin

25Apr18 - Updating Leveraged ETFs (3000 to 3999)
24Apr18 - Rising interest rates and earnings disappointments have Prices plunging. Updated USA ETFs (1000 to 1999)
23Apr18 - Updated Ratings of International ETFs (2000 to 2999) and Metals, Oil and Gas, Bonds, and Innovation (4000 to 4999)
16Apr18 - Market rising as War Fears subside. Updated Charts 0100 to 0300


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Road to a BUY: Bear->Less Bearish->Higher ->Rising->Turning Up->Bull.

Road to a SELL: Bull->Less Bullish->Lower ->Falling->Turning Down->Bear.

Err on the side of caution. Live to fight another day!
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Table of Contents:

Charts 0000 to 0003: Commentary, ETF Rating Summary, Market Strength, Rating Methodology
Charts 0100 to 0999 Sectors, Indexes, and Market Strength
Charts 1000 to 1999: United States
Charts 2000 to 2999: International
Charts 3000 to 3999: Leveraged
Charts 4000 to 4999: Metals, Oil and Gas, Bonds, and Innovation

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Market Strength Summary (Chart 0002) of Charts 0500 to 0620: On 20Apr18: Less Bullish

Monthly (LONG TERM): April 2018- Chart 0300: Monthly Falling Trend
Weekly (MEDIUM TERM): 20Apr18 - Chart 0305: Weekly Trend: Bearish
Daily (SHORT TERM): 20Apr18 - Chart 0001: Rating Summary as of 19Apr18: Bull/Turning Up (2), Neutral (138), and Bear/Turning Down (12)

0208 - Russell 2K Growth (IWO) INTRADAY- SCTR<90 RSI: Down- Bear (-4) 24Apr18

0208 - Russell 2000 Growth (IWO) 30 Days 60 Minutes

0209 - Russell 2K Growth (IWO) MEDIUM TERM- SCTR<90 Uncertain- Neutral (0) 24Apr18

0209 - Russell 2K Growth (IWO) 2 Years Weekly

18Aug17 - Small Caps suffer 4rth straight week of falling prices.

Bull (4: Rising Prices)

Turning Up (2: Trend Up - Baby Bull)

============= Bullish Above =========

Neutral (0: Strong, Rising, Drifting Sideways, Weak, Falling)

============= Bearish Below =========

Turning Down(-2: Trend Down - Baby Bear)

Bear (-4: Falling Prices)

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0220 - Technology (XLK) SHORT TERM- SCTR<70 Turning Down (-2) 24Apr18

0220 - Technology Sector (XLK) 6 Mo Day-

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RSI Green Arrow Rules:
Line rises from below 30 to above 30 => Green Arrow up
Line rises from below 50 to above 50 => Green Arrow up

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RSI Red Arrow Rules:
Line drops from above 70 to below 70 => Red Arrow Down
Line drops from above 50 to below 50 => Red Arrow down

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Bull (4: Rising Prices)

Turning Up (2: Trend Up - Baby Bull)

============= Bullish Above =========

Neutral (0: Strong, Rising, Drifting Sideways, Weak, Falling)

============= Bearish Below =========

Turning Down(-2: Trend Down - Baby Bear)

Bear (-4: Falling Prices)

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0229 - Technology (XLK) MEDIUM TERM- SCTR<70 Uncertain- Neutral (0) 24Apr18

0229 - Technology (XLK) MEDIUM TERM

0230 - Materials (XLB) SHORT TERM- SCTR<20 Turning Down (-2) 24Apr18

0230 - Materials Sector (XLB) 6 Mo Day

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0238 - Materials (XLB) INTRADAY- RSI: Down- Bear (-4) 24Apr18

0238- Materials Select Sector SPDR (XLB) 30 Days 60 Minutes

0240 - Mid Cap (MDY) SHORT TERM- SCTR<70 Uncertain- Neutral (0) 24Apr18

0240 - Mid Cap (MDY) 6 Month Daily-

18Aug17 - Mid Cap Chart looks very Bearish.

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RSI Green Arrow Rules:
Line rises from below 30 to above 30 => Green Arrow up
Line rises from below 50 to above 50 => Green Arrow up

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RSI Red Arrow Rules:
Line drops from above 70 to below 70 => Red Arrow Down
Line drops from above 50 to below 50 => Red Arrow down

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Bull (4: Rising Prices)

Turning Up (2: Trend Up - Baby Bull)

============= Bullish Above =========

Neutral (0: Strong, Rising, Drifting Sideways, Weak, Falling)

============= Bearish Below =========

Turning Down(-2: Trend Down - Baby Bear)

Bear (-4: Falling Prices)

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0248 - Mid Cap (MDY) INTRADAY- SCTR<70 RSI: Down- Bear (-4) 24Apr18

0248 - Mid Cap (MDY) 30 Days 60 Minutes

0249 - Mid Cap (MDY) MEDIUM TERM- SCTR<70 Uncertain- Neutral (0) 24Apr18

0249 - Mid Cap (MDY) - 2 Years Weekly-

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RSI Green Arrow Rules:
Line rises from below 30 to above 30 => Green Arrow up
Line rises from below 50 to above 50 => Green Arrow up

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RSI Red Arrow Rules:
Line drops from above 70 to below 70 => Red Arrow Down
Line drops from above 50 to below 50 => Red Arrow down

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Bull (4: Rising Prices)

Turning Up (2: Trend Up - Baby Bull)

============= Bullish Above =========

Neutral (0: Strong, Rising, Drifting Sideways, Weak, Falling)

============= Bearish Below =========

Turning Down(-2: Trend Down - Baby Bear)

Bear (-4: Falling Prices)

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0300 - S&P 500 ($SPX) LONG TERM- Monthly Trend: Falling- April 2018

0300 -The Long Term (Monthly) Trend of the S&P 500 Index is an excellent barometer of what the US market is doing.

April 2018 - Monthly Trend: Falling with 0 Plus, 4 Neutral, 2 Minus

(1) Neutral: PMO(35,20,10) is Falling
(2) Neutral: Slow Stochastic is Falling
(3) Minus: Williams %R is Bearish
(4) Minus: StochRSI is Bearish
(5) Neutral: MFI is Falling
(6) Neutral: Ultimate Oscillator (ULT) is Falling

March 2018 - Monthly Trend: Less Bullish with 3 Plus, 2 Neutral, 1 Minus

(1) Plus: PMO(35,20,10) is Less Bullish
(2) Plus: Slow Stochastic is Overbought but Falling
(3) Neutral: Williams %R
(4) Minus: StochRSI Falling
(5) Plus: MFI Overbought
(6) Neutral: Ultimate Oscillator (ULT) Falling

February 2018 - Monthly Trend: Less Bullish with 3 Plus, 1 Neutral, 2 Minus

(1) Plus: PMO(35,20,10) is Bullish
(2) Plus: Slow Stochastic is Overbought
(3) Minus: Williams %R Falling
(4) Minus: StochRSI Falling
(5) Plus: MFI Overbought
(6) Neutral: Ultimate Oscillator (ULT) Falling



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RSI Green Arrow Rules:
Line rises from below 30 to above 30 => Green Arrow up
Line rises from below 50 to above 50 => Green Arrow up

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RSI Red Arrow Rules:
Line drops from above 70 to below 70 => Red Arrow Down
Line drops from above 50 to below 50 => Red Arrow down

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