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RRG Charts

Emerging Commodities?

by Julius de Kempenaer

RRG of asset class ETFs against VBINX Yesterday, 5 November, was the first Sector Spotlight show of the month  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

Trading the Trend Knockout

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Trading Simplified, Dave discusses the concept of Trading the Trend Knockout (TKO), a strategy to take advantage of the predicament of other traders. In addition, he brings back the "Mystery Chart" segment, which includes two new TKO mystery charts  Read More

Art's Charts

New High Parade Extends - What About the Consumer Discretionary SPDR?

by Arthur Hill

The new high parade continued this week with the S&P 500 SPDR and four sector SPDRs hitting new highs. The Technology SPDR (XLK), Industrials SPDR (XLI), Finance SPDR (XLF) and Materials SPDR (XLB) recorded new 52-week highs  Read More

The Mindful Investor

The Emerging Performance of Global Markets

by David Keller

I wrote a while back about Home Bias, which describes how investors tend to stay “close to home” when making their investment decisions  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle November 5, 2019

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes: Flat. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 1/29/19 at 21.96. Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes: Sold long-term SPX on 10/24/19 at 3010.29=gain 1.49%; Long SPX on 10/14/19 at 2966.15  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

This Group Could Be Poised For A 50% Rise Over The Next 1-2 Years

by Tom Bowley

There are two groups, when they get rolling, that you do not want to miss. The first is semiconductors ($DJUSSC), which have exploded through resistance over the past two weeks and are higher by roughly 30% since June  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Daily Diamonds - Energy Looking Interesting

by Erin Swenlin

Today, the Energy ETF (XLE) triggered a new Intermediate-Term Trend Model BUY signal for the first time in months. I was already seeing more energy-related stocks in my DecisionPoint scans, so I wasn't totally surprised to see that the sector is appearing to make a comeback  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

HIGHER BOND YIELDS AND A STEEPER YIELD CURVE PROBABLY ACCOUNT FOR RECENT STOCK ROTATIONS INTO FINANCIALS AND CYCLICAL STOCKS

by John Murphy

HIGHER BOND YIELDS STARTED ROTATION INTO FINANCIALS AND INDUSTRIALS My message from two weeks ago (October 25) suggested that the recent rise in bond yields and the steeper yield curve over the last two months may explain several rotations with the stock market  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

Keycorp Unlocks Higher Highs

by Greg Schnell

Keycorp (KEY) has a nice chart that appears to be following along on the rest of the banking industry moves. The SCTR is pushing to the highest level in 18 months. The relative strength (compared to the $SPX) is at new 2019 highs  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

How Can You Spot A Top In All-Time High Territory?

by Tom Bowley

I generally look to prior price highs in determining overhead resistance, but in the case of all-time highs, there are none. So where do we go next? From a bigger picture outlook, we can use pattern measurements  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Show: The Passive Investment Bubble

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

In this episode of DecisionPoint, Carl and Erin talk about the negative divergences on the Swenlin Trading Oscillators. Afterwards, they dig into what the believe could be the next "bubble" - ETFs  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Daily Diamonds - Energy Stocks Make an Appearance

by Erin Swenlin

Today was a mixed bag as far as today's Diamonds were concerned. I ran quite a few scans, but wasn't particularly excited about many of the results. I was persistent, however, and found a handful that do look very interesting  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

Small Cap Stocks Close To YTD Highs - Here's One Stock To Watch

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

The Russell 2000 Small Cap Index is on the move and, while these smaller stocks can provide outsized returns, there’s also an inherent volatility that one needs to be aware of before venturing into this asset class. DAILY CHART OF LIFEVANTAGE CORP  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Martin Pring's Monthly Market Roundup 2019-11-03

by Martin Pring

The monthly Market Roundup video for November is now available. Good luck and good charting, Martin J  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

DOW JOINS OTHER MAJOR STOCK INDEXES IN RECORD TERRITORY

by John Murphy

DOW JOINS OTHER MAJOR INDEXES IN RECORD TERRITORYChart 1 shows the Dow Industrials trading above their July high to put them in record territory. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 hit new records last week. Financials and materials are hitting new records today as well  Read More

The Canadian Technician

Breakouts Continue, All Aboard!

by Greg Schnell

After months of 5% swings back and forth, the market is finally moving to the upside. The breakouts to new highs are occurring in three growth sectors while the remaining sectors are seeing some leadership stocks breaking out of bases  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

Understanding The Hints That Relative Strength Or Weakness Provides

by Tom Bowley

Here's today's EB Digest article that I sent to free subscribers close to 8am EST this morning. I just wanted to provide a sample of what you'll get if you SIGN UP  Read More

Analyzing India

Bearish Divergences Hindering A Clean Breakout; Fingers Crossed For The Coming Week

by Milan Vaishnav

During a truncated week that began with a short Mahurut session, the markets ushered us into the new year on a buoyant note  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

NASDAQ JOINS S&P 500 IN RECORD TERRITORY

by John Murphy

NASDAQ AND S&P 500 END IN RECORD TERRITORYA strong jobs report on Friday (two days after the Fed cut rates for the third time this year) sent stock prices sharply higher. Chart 1 shows the S&P 500 hitting a new high on Friday for the third time this week  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

Qualcomm - A 5G Entrant Starts To Move

by Greg Schnell

There were a few 5G names pushing higher today, including one of the expected big winners in the 5G space. Qualcomm (QCOM) looks all set up to run higher here with a nice breakout to new 5-month highs. The stock has been outperforming the S&P 500, shown on the purple area chart  Read More

The MEM Edge

MEM Edge TV: Get Set for Next Week!

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

On this episode of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen uncovers areas of the market that are poised to outperform. She also discusses how to get in front of the best candidates, as well as failed breakouts and what to look out for  Read More

ChartWatchers

Swenlin Trading Oscillators Still Not Confirming All-Time Highs

by Erin Swenlin

Today saw fresh all-time highs hit on most of the broad market indexes. The weekly Price Momentum Oscillators (PMOs) just generated new Intermediate-Term BUY signals on all four DecisionPoint Scoreboard indexes (SPX, NDX, Dow and OEX)  Read More

ChartWatchers

Stocks are in a Bear Market; What About Commodities?

by Martin Pring

Editor's Note: This article was originally published in Martin Pring's Market Roundup on Friday, November 1st at 1:36pm ET  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP WEEKLY WRAP: Choosing Between Conflicting Breadth Indicators

by Carl Swenlin

The venerable Advance-Decline and Advance-Decline Volume Lines are confirming the rising price tops over the last ten months, which is reassuring for the bulls. Unfortunately, some other breadth indicators disagree  Read More

ChartWatchers

Do Not Ignore the Most Important Signal Heading Into an Earnings Report

by John Hopkins

We are now deep into earnings season and, as we can see by the record highs in the NASDAQ and S&P, traders are mostly liking what they are hearing and seeing from companies who are reporting their numbers  Read More

ChartWatchers

Investment Services Looks Ready To Run

by Greg Schnell

Investment Services are tucked within the Financial Sector and, on Friday, Morgan Stanley (MS) was the first past the post to make higher highs. The chart looks good  Read More

The MEM Edge

WealthWise Women: Trick or Treat!

by Erin Swenlin, Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this Halloween edition of WealthWise Women, the ghosts infiltrate the show to share how to find market "treats" with Mary Ellen and Erin, along with some "tricks" (possible shorts)  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Larry Williams: Beware of Bears!

by Larry Williams

On this episode of Larry Williams' StockCharts TV series Real Trading with Larry Williams, Larry takes a look at Dollar General (DG), along with Cocoa, Swiss Franc, Gold, Silver, British Pound, Corn and Grains. He also analyzes the value of not becoming too bearish too quickly  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Dave Landry: An Introduction to Trading Psychology

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Dave Landry's StockCharts TV series Trading Simplified, Dave gives viewers an introduction to the ideas of trading psychology, along with a little neurology  Read More

ChartWatchers

How to Distinguish between Selective and Indiscriminate Advances

by Arthur Hill

The Nasdaq AD Line is not keeping pace with the Nasdaq Composite, but this is not bearish for the Nasdaq or the market as a whole. Note that the Nasdaq hit a new high in July and again on November 1st, even though the Nasdaq AD Line has been falling since April  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Stocks Have Broken Out; What About Commodities?

by Martin Pring

Commodities are in a Bear Market The Stock Market May Be on the Verge of Signaling a Commodity Rally Short-Term Commodity Momentum At Pring Turner Capital, the registered investment advisory firm where I serve as investment strategist, our investment approach involves the proacti  Read More

The Traders Journal

Your Shortcut to Stock Market Mastery: ChartPack Update #25 (Q3 / 2019)

by Gatis Roze, Grayson Roze

Investing is like a plumbing game. For this reason, the organization and organization of your ChartLists, along with your routines, matter big time! Figuring out where the funds are flowing and adjusting your piping system accordingly is the key objective  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

Take Your Relative Strength Analysis To The Next Level And Predict Earnings Reports

by Tom Bowley

Ok, it might be a tad early to call it a leader, but transportation services ($DJUSTS) recently broke out to an 8 month relative high to the benchmark S&P 500. Money has been rotating there and we need to be aware of this relative strength  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Daily Diamonds - Trick or Treat? Treats (I Think)!

by Erin Swenlin

It was a spooky Halloween WealthWise Women show today and, as part of the program, we played "Trick or Treat?" with securities. One of the agreed upon "treats" was Merck (MRK), which came up in my scan today as well as hitting Mary Ellen McGonagle's radar  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Tom McClellan: EEM Leading The Way Higher

by Tom McClellan

The S&P 500 has now finally broken out above its declining tops line, closing at a new all-time high. Whether it could do so was in doubt for a while, but we had a strong hint that it was coming from this week’s chart  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

Rockin' Russia!

by Julius de Kempenaer

RRG of International Equity markets vs. DJ Global Index Despite the S&P 500 making new highs and looking strong on the charts, it is definitely not the strongest market in the world at the moment..  Read More

Dancing with the Trend

Trend and Trend Plus – Drawdown

by Grant Morris, Greg Morris

What is risk? The sterile laboratory of modern finance wants you to believe it is volatility. They say that volatility is defined as standard deviation. I have opposed that academic mentality often in these articles  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Daily Diamonds - Repeats? They Came Up on Today's Scans

by Erin Swenlin

I honestly don't keep track of all of the Diamonds that I present, but now and then I am sure that there are repeats. Three of today's Diamonds were reported to you in the past; obviously they've continued to perform or else they wouldn't have shown up  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Alert Mid-Week: Extreme Negative Divergences on Short-Term Indicators

by Erin Swenlin

The market continues to reach new all-time highs, but DecisionPoint remains cautious. The negative divergences on our Swenlin Trading Oscillators (STOs) is concerning and tempers the euphoria of reaching those all-time highs  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

STOCKS AND BONDS CLOSE HIGHER ON DOVISH RATE CUT

by John Murphy

FED RATE CUT AND DOVISH MESSAGE BOOST STOCK PRICESThe Fed lowered rates another quarter point today as expected, which was followed by a dovish sounding message from Mr. Powell. That pushed stock prices higher. Chart 1 shows the S&P 500 closing at another record high today  Read More