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Don't Ignore This Chart!

This Stock Is Exhibiting Winning Characteristics!

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

With earnings season in full swing, this is the best time to be on the lookout for the next set of winning stocks. A lengthy study conducted by Bill O'Neil uncovered the fact that strong earnings are the number one driver of stocks that go on to experience great gains  Read More

ChartWatchers

GME, GME and... GME

by John Hopkins

While the overall market was working its way to new highs, the entire investing world (and many who had never been involved in the market before) was tuning in daily to see what the price of Gamestop (GME) was  Read More

The MEM Edge

Catch These Base Breakouts!

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this episode of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen shares what areas of the market are poised to continue higher, as well as individual stocks. She also reviews sector rotation, plus the best practices after your stock gaps up in price  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Transportation Sector Must Hold its Bullish Phase

by Mish Schneider

The transportation sector (IYT) has entered back into a bullish phase. (A bullish phase is when the price is over the 50-day moving average, and the 50-DMA is over the 200-DMA  Read More

ChartWatchers

Let Me Sleep On It

by Greg Schnell

It has been a wobbly few weeks as the market has swung back and forth. The indexes are at their highs and mega-cap tech has reported strong numbers. The Nasdaq is looking to close out Friday at all-time highs  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

RUSSELL 2000 HITS NEW RECORD AS SMALL CAP LEADERSHIP CONTINUES

by John Murphy

RUSSELL 2000 ISHARES HIT NEW RECORD Stocks are ending the week on a firm note with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq trading in record territory. The Dow isn't far behind. Small cap stocks, however, continue to lead the market higher  Read More

The Canadian Technician

US Dollar Continues Higher

by Greg Schnell

The US Dollar is trying to hold above the down-sloping trend line to end the week. This is the one-year view. Looking at the UUP to see Friday's action, the Dollar is pulling down hard, but still looks to close above the downtrend on the chart above  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Bond CEF A-D Line Confirming Higher Price Highs

by Tom McClellan

I am always on the search for signs of liquidity problems, and Advance-Decline (A-D) Lines are among the best voices to tell us about such problems. It takes a lot of money being thrown at the stock market to lift the majority of stocks  Read More

ChartWatchers

Seasonality Looks Weak, but Price Action is Strong

by Arthur Hill

The seasonal patterns over the next two months are not very strong, but price action is strong with the S&P 500 hitting a new high. Price action is more important than the seasonal pattern because profits and losses are driven by price changes, not seasonal tendencies  Read More

The MEM Edge

Chartwise Women: Bolster Your Profits with ETFs!

by Erin Swenlin, Mary Ellen McGonagle

Robotics, Cannabis, Clean Air - These are all themes that are taking the markets by storm. In this week's edition of Chartwise Women, Mary Ellen and Erin share ways you can participate in the uptrends without the volatility. Plus, they also reveal their favorite ETFs right now  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

EBAY Popping to New High and Unlocking More Upside Potential

by Julius de Kempenaer

One of my routines to gauge the current market action is to start at the StockCharts.com Dashboard and take a look at the Market Movers - Most Active for the S&P 500  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

The Most Efficient Way To Track Earnings Reports Every Day

by Tom Bowley

Recently, we introduced a newer, very organized way of viewing earnings results at EarningsBeats.com. We call it our Upcoming Earnings ChartList, which our entire community can download into their own StockCharts.com account, assuming that you are either an Extra or Pro members  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Does Big Tech Have Limited Upside?

by Mish Schneider

With positive earnings out for big tech companies, should investors' appetites grow for companies like Google (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT) and Amazon (AMZN)? Or should they look for more potential elsewhere? This can be a very loaded question, as many people have favored these compa  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

TAKING ANOTHER LOOK AT BITCOIN

by John Murphy

BITCOIN BOUNCES OFF ITS 50-DAY AVERAGE A couple of recent messages took a look at Bitcoin as it underwent a downside correction. We'll take another look today. The main message is that it's starting to look stronger  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

The Ord Oracle February 2, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Long SPX 1/29/21 at 3714.04 Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Sold long SPX on 1/15/21 at 3768.25= gain 10.80%; Long SPX on 10/26/20 at 3400.97  Read More

The Canadian Technician

Which Index is Right?

by Greg Schnell

The Nasdaq 100 is testing the prior highs to kick off Thursday. There is an interesting sequence of index price action over the last few weeks. The Nasdaq 100 is right up near the prior high; the bounce last Thursday was unable to take out that high  Read More

RRG Charts

Sector Spotlight: Stealth Rotation for Healthcare

by Julius de Kempenaer

In this edition of StockCharts TV's Sector Spotlight, I attack the monthly charts to monitor the long-term trends that are in play  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

What is Your Risk/Reward Plan?

by Mish Schneider

"How much are you risking?" This is a key question to ask when making a trade and might even be the most important one to ask, as lately, the market's high volatility has created huge price swings. Take the Retail Sector, (XRT) for example  Read More

RRG Charts

US Stocks are Lagging the World, and a Clear Preference for Short-Dated Bonds

by Julius de Kempenaer

In today's episode of Sector Spotlight, I cover, or at least try to, the complete investment landscape from asset allocation, all the way down to stocks at sector level  Read More

DecisionPoint

Natural Gas (UNG) Coming to Life

by Carl Swenlin

I have been watching the Natural Gas ETF (UNG) as a potential trading vehicle for about a year. My attention is focused on the long side, but opportunities of that nature have been limited  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Key Interasset Relationships are Bullish for Stocks and Commodities but Bearish for Bonds

by Martin Pring

The business cycle approximates 41-months between the low points of slowdowns or recessions. For the record, a slowdown develops when the growth path of the economy declines, but not sufficiently to result in an actual recession, when economic momentum goes negative  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

GAMESTOP AND AMC GAP LOWER

by John Murphy

GAMESTOP AND AMC GAP SHARPLY LOWER The recent short-squeeze mania may have finally run its course. Charts 1 and 2 show GameStop And AMC gapping sharply lower today. Other stocks caught up in the short squeeze are trading sharply lower as well  Read More

DecisionPoint

Short Stoppers: From GameStop to Silver

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

In this episode of DecisionPoint, Carl begins with the topic of the GameStop (GME) short kill, coining the phrase "Short Stoppers" - and news suggests that the Short Stoppers are moving their interest to Silver. Carl looks at the Silver chart and discusses the implications  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Mixed Technical Picture in the Market Indices

by Mish Schneider

Dow Jones (DIA) sits alone under the 50-day moving average, while his friends, Russell 2000 (IWM), Nasdaq 100 (QQQ) and S&P 500 (SPY) cleared Friday's highs and remain above their 50-DMAs  Read More

DecisionPoint

Gamestop (GME) "Short Stoppers" Move On to Silver

by Erin Swenlin

I have had many people (my children included) ask me about the GameStop phenomena. Carl called them "gamestoppers", but decided that "Short Stoppers" was a more apt name given they have moved on to other targets. There is something alluring about putting the "big guys" on notice  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

TECHNOLOGY LEADING MARKET HIGHER

by John Murphy

TECHNOLOGY STOCKS LEAD MARKET HIGHER Technology stocks are the strongest sector in a strong market day. The Technology SPDR (XLK) is trading nearly 3% higher today. The biggest tech stocks are also having a strong day  Read More

The Mindful Investor

Advance-Decline Lines Suggest Further Downside

by David Keller

I've spoken recently of the bearish divergences emerging from breadth indicators, including the anemic new 52-week highs list, as well as a breakdown in the percent of stocks trading above their 50-day moving averages  Read More

The Canadian Technician

Can Airlines Fly?

by Greg Schnell

Airlines are caught between an expanding virus, stable vaccination efforts in some countries and other countries still without vaccines. Some countries are restricting international flights. It's a mess. To fly, you need to be tested, and upon landing you need to quarantine  Read More

Wyckoff Power Charting

Reddit or Not, Short Sellers Get Squeezed

by Bruce Fraser

Richard D. Wyckoff was on a mission to discover the ‘Real Rules of the Game' for success on Wall Street. He understood that public investors and traders were not profitable in their speculative activities and, in fact, were being preyed upon by large stock market operators. Mr  Read More

Art's Charts

SOXX Follows Overbought Extreme with Outsized Decline

by Arthur Hill

Last weekend's post showed the Semiconductor ETF (SOXX) with a 10 day overbought streak and several ETFs with even bigger overbought streaks. These streaks came to an end this week as SOXX fell 6.21%, its biggest weekly decline since mid March  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

Let The VIX Mark The Bottom

by Tom Bowley

There are a number of sentiment indicators in the stock market, but I prefer those that indicate the panic taking place "at the moment", rather than those depicting "feelings"  Read More

Analyzing India

Week Ahead: Markets Approaches Union Budget on a Relatively Lighter Note; Prefer These Sectors for a Better Risk-Reward Proposition

by Milan Vaishnav

In what remained one of the worst weekly and monthly performances in recent times, the Indian equity markets witnessed heavy profit-taking throughout the week  Read More

ChartWatchers

GameStop Mania May Be Contributing to Selling

by John Murphy

Stock indexes remain under pressure again today and are pressuring moving average lines. Chart 1 shows the Dow Industrials falling below its 50-day moving average for the first time since early November  Read More

ChartWatchers

Regardless Where the Markets Head, These Stocks are Poised to Trade Higher

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

This week's 3.2% decline in the S&P 500 has this Index closing at a very important area of support, as investor confidence has been shaken amid discouraging Fed comments and weak economic data  Read More

ChartWatchers

Advance Decline Lines Flash Warning

by David Keller

I've spoken recently of the bearish divergences emerging from breadth indicators, including the anemic new 52-week highs list, as well as a breakdown in the percent of stocks trading above their 50-day moving averages  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

WallStreetBets Storms the Financial Bastille

by Mish Schneider

Out of the corner of my eye, a message pops up on my screen saying "Hold the line! Selling here means Wall Street wins!" This is one of thousands of posts found on big social media platforms, which spurred from a Reddit page known as r/WallStreetBets (WSB), an online forum that h  Read More

The MEM Edge

Is the Market's Uptrend Over?

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this episode of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen reviews the broader markets, as well as underlying sectors to reveal where the weakness is and what to be on the lookout for going forward  Read More

ChartWatchers

STOP Looking For Reasons to Exit The Best Bull Market of Our Lifetime

by Tom Bowley

Just stop. Listen, the two key drivers to the long-term direction of the stock market are (1) earnings growth and (2) monetary policy. That's it. The rest is completely noise that you need to tune out. Most humans are innately pessimistic. It's how we're wired  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

VIX Analogue Shows Pop Was On Schedule

by Tom McClellan

The Jan. 27 VIX pop was fueled by worries over Reddit-inspired traders making a raid upon the established order, which threatened the sanctity of the Wall Street machine and the hedge funds which are part of that machine  Read More

ChartWatchers

Finding Winners in a Pool of Mud

by Julius de Kempenaer

At the start of this week in my weekly StockCharts TV show Sector Spotlight, I discussed the re-emerging strength of Consumer Discretionary and Technology stocks  Read More