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DecisionPoint

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Decline Stalled by Short-Term Technicals

by Carl Swenlin

For the last three trading days the SPY decline has stalled, and price has settled on the 390 level, at which we can see an horizontal line of support and a rising trend line converging to support price. The VIX is somewhat oversold, but nothing to write home about  Read More

RRG Charts

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Sector Spotlight: 6/11 Sectors in Downtrend on Monthly Chart

by Julius de Kempenaer

In this week's edition of StockCharts TV's Sector Spotlight, for the first Tuesday of September, I dive into the monthly chart, which was completed last Thursday  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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At the Edge of Chaos: Volatile Oil and Expanding QT are Clear and Present Dangers to Financial System

by Joe Duarte

Forget the employment report. There are bigger things to be concerned about. September is traditionally a bad month for stocks  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

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I'm No Skeerdy Cat, I'll Fight The Fed

by Tom Bowley

Yes, I'm very familiar with that old Wall Street adage, "Don't Fight The Fed!" But similar to the "Go Away In May" theory, I'm happy to poke holes in it. Rather than just blindly buy what the media is selling, I do research  Read More

Analyzing India

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Week Ahead: Directional Move in NIFTY Unlikely So Long as the Index is in This Range; RRG Chart Shows Interesting Sector Rotations

by Milan Vaishnav

Although the markets ended flat on a weekly note, the past five sessions remained quite volatile  Read More

The Mindful Investor

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As Goes NVDA, So Goes the Market

by David Keller

I find semiconductors to be an important group to watch, given that they essentially provide the "backbone" to our modern information economy  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Weekend Daily: Trading Plan for the Week with the Economic Modern Family

by Mish Schneider

Hello friends, Labor Day is approaching, and the market is closed in observation, so it's time for some fantastic fun, entertainment for everyone, and relaxation  Read More

DecisionPoint

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Out of 104, Only Two Industry Groups Show Rising Momentum

by Erin Swenlin

DecisionPoint Diamonds scans have failed to produce. In order to get even a few results, we have had to ease the restrictions, particularly on EMA configurations. If we don't get scan results for "Diamonds in the Rough", we dive into the Industry Summary on StockCharts  Read More

The MEM Edge

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MEM TV: Negative Bias Remains Ahead of Holiday Weekend

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

On this week's edition of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen reviews where upside resistance is for the S&P 500, as well as why Growth stocks are getting hit the hardest. She also shares select inverse funds to buffer your holdings  Read More

Moxie Indicator Minutes

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Called the Top and the Destination

by TG Watkins

Recently, the market has been moving in ways that perfectly capture the Moxie setups and rules that TG has developed. On this week's edition of Moxie Indicator Minutes, TG stresses that when you see Moxie patterns line up in such clear ways, you really need to act on them  Read More

The Canadian Technician

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Down 13%; Is It Over Now?

by Greg Schnell

In 2021, the market didn't have a pullback of 13% before another rally started. In 2022, we are now up to two. This tool, called the zigzag, is on StockCharts.com  Read More

Art's Charts

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So Called Defensive ETFs are Not Immune

by Arthur Hill

The short-term trends for the big three are down (SPY, QQQ, IWM) and we are in a bear market. Over the last two weeks, the short-term trend (down) aligned with the long-term trend (down). This is a powerful combination that can lead to rising correlation among stocks  Read More

RRG Charts

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Inside Tech, It's Really AAPL vs. MSFT

by Julius de Kempenaer

Plotting the components of the Information Technology Sector against $ONE provides us with a sobering picture. Pretty much every single stock in that index is in a downtrend, inside lagging, and/or inside weakening (and very close to entering lagging)  Read More

GoNoGo Charts

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GNG TV: US Equities Back in "NoGo" Trend

by Alex Cole, Tyler Wood

In this week's edition of the GoNoGo Charts show, Alex and Tyler examine the weight of the evidence and use GoNoGo to react responsibly to market trends. S&P 500 trends are in NoGo conditions across weekly, daily, and intraday timeframes  Read More

Stock Talk with Joe Rabil

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Use MACD to Find Trade Location

by Joe Rabil

On this week's edition of Stock Talk with Joe Rabil, Joe shows how to use the MACD indicator to zero in on the best trade locations  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Mish's Daily Video: The Russell 2000, Retail and Transportation Tell a Story

by Mish Schneider

In today's video, I'm going to introduce you to my favorite way to explain markets, price action and where the market might be headed, plus cover a few technicals with you. We will talk with three finance experts within our Modern Family to find out more  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

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Questions That You MUST Ask

by Dave Landry

On this week's edition of Trading Simplified, Dave shows his methodology in action by sharing a new mystery chart, then follows up on his "Next 100 Trade" series  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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Sprott Physical Gold Trust as a Sentiment Tool

by Tom McClellan

I like sentiment indicators of all types, and I like the more obscure ones even better, the kind that almost nobody watches. This week's chart shows one such sentiment indicator for gold prices  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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The Ord Oracle August 30, 2022

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Long 8/29/22 4030.61 Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78 Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Neutral On Friday, the TRIN closed at 2  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

The Direction of the Secular Trend Will Determine Whether the June Low Holds

by Martin Pring

The big daddy of all market trends is the secular or very long-term one, and it's about to have a big influence as to whether the June low will hold, meaning prices are about to reach new all-time highs, or if we are going to return to a 1970s type of environment, dominated by ne  Read More

DecisionPoint

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What, Me Worry?

by Erin Swenlin

In yesterday's DecisionPoint Trading Room (airs 3p ET), Carl took a close look at the VIX over the years. We discussed last week in our DecisionPoint Alert subscriber blog that sentiment simply wasn't THAT bearish yet. This chart really reflects what we're talking about  Read More

RRG Charts

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Sector Spotlight: Weak Sector Rotation Puts $SPX on Track for 3900

by Julius de Kempenaer

In this week's edition of StockCharts TV's Sector Spotlight, I look at seasonality and try to align the theoretical expectations for the relative performance of sectors against the S&P 500 going into September with the current reality as it is playing out on the Relative Rotation  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Mish's Daily Video: Why Watch the Transportation Sector

by Mish Schneider

I have created a video recap for today's daily; the link to watch is below. Transportation stocks are an excellent measure of industrial and manufacturing strength and supply and demand  Read More

DecisionPoint

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DP Trading Room: Dividend Investing

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

On this week's edition of The DecisionPoint Trading Room, Carl opens things with a discussion regarding the benefits of dividend investing, particularly if/when we finally begin to see an end to the current bear market conditions  Read More

Art's Charts

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Improving Odds by Focusing on ETFs with Leading Uptrends

by Arthur Hill

Traders can improve the odds of success by focusing on ETFs in leading uptrends. TrendInvestorPro identifies such ETFs with a table that shows Trend Composite signals and the 52-week range indicator  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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At the Edge of Chaos: Don't Fight the Fed; Do Look for Opportunities

by Joe Duarte

The dust will eventually clear, but the 200-day moving average for the New York Stock Exchange Advance Decline line (NYAD) turned into a brick wall last week, and the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) says there is more trouble ahead for stocks  Read More

Analyzing India

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Week Ahead: NIFTY Likely to See Shaky Start to Truncated Week; Stay Highly Selective in Your Approach

by Milan Vaishnav

The week that went by fared very much on the expected lines. In the previous technical note, it was mentioned that, given the unabated up-move in the markets for a couple of weeks, perhaps it was time that the markets take a breather  Read More

The MEM Edge

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S&P 500 Has Broken Below Key Level - Here's What to Watch For Going Forward

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

Fed Chair Powell's comments today that bringing down prices "is likely to require a sustained period of below-trend growth and an increase in unemployment" brought the markets to its knees  Read More

The MEM Edge

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MEM TV: Volatility Spikes As Markets Break Down

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

On this week's edition of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen shares a key level that was broken in the S&P 500, as well as what to be on the lookout for going forward. She also reviews stocks that are bucking the downtrend and what is driving them higher  Read More

The Mindful Investor

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Making Sense of Mass Hysteria

by David Keller

Friday's sudden 3-4% drop felt like a wake-up call of sorts. At least it did for me, as I remained bearish through much of the recent rally phase  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Powell: Inflation is Public Enemy #1 to the Stock Market

by Mish Schneider

The Economic Modern Family tells us the macro story, and the charts are warning us. The indices and sectors closed the week lower and very stressed out  Read More

The Canadian Technician

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Technicians Are Betting On Red

by Greg Schnell

The stock market is a bull/bear battle every day. Last week as the $SPX touched the 200-day moving average, the market stalled. This week, the market dropped Monday and Friday, creating a big weekly down candle to follow on last weeks stall  Read More

RRG Charts

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Don't Even Think About Buying... (This Sector)

by Julius de Kempenaer

Staying out of a sector can be as important as being in the right sector. This is particularly true for the Communication Services Sector, and has been for a long time already. The Relative Rotation Graph above shows the rotation over the last 30 weeks, starting the week of 1/24  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

STOCKS SELL OFF ON HAWKISH FED

by John Murphy

STOCKS SELL OFF FOLLOWING POWELL SPEECH A modest rally attempt was turned back pretty decisively today following a speech by Fed chief Powell that sounded more hawkish than the market was expecting  Read More

Moxie Indicator Minutes

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Running Up into Resistance

by TG Watkins

Jerome Powell speaks at Jackson Hole later today. If he is somewhat dovish, TG wonders, will the market pop a little? But that pop might be into some major resistance  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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A Signal Called Fishhook in Gold

by Tom McClellan

Gold prices bottomed on July 15, 2022, and moved up nicely to a top on August 12. That up move in prices was accompanied by an up move in the McClellan Price Oscillator, which is the difference between a 10% Trend and 5% Trend (19- and 39-EMA) of closing prices  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

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Here are the Two Industry Groups We Need to Watch Closely

by Tom Bowley

It's no secret that I've turned very bullish. I stuck my neck out and made my bullish call on June 16th -- right at the bottom. I've seen absolutely nothing to change my mind since that bottom  Read More

Wyckoff Power Charting

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Stocks at a Crossroad

by Bruce Fraser

Determining the stride of an uptrend or downtrend is an essential Wyckoff technique. The stride of a trend is often set early in that trend and then prices can adhere to that pace of advance or decline for the majority of the bull or bear run  Read More

GoNoGo Charts

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GNG TV: Cross Asset Trends as the Summer Ends

by Alex Cole, Tyler Wood

In this week's edition of the GoNoGo Charts show, Alex and Tyler review the important macro forces influencing equity performance this week  Read More

Stock Talk with Joe Rabil

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MACD Trading Technique in Multiple Timeframes

by Joe Rabil

On this week's edition of Stock Talk with Joe Rabil, Joe explains how he learned to trade in multiple timeframes. He shows how the simplicity of MACD can be a great launching pad for understanding multiple timeframe confluence  Read More