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John Murphy's Market Message

STOCKS HAVE WORST DAY SINCE JUNE 11

by John Murphy

NASDAQ 100 LEADS MARKET LOWER The tech-dominated Nasdaq is leading the market lower today for the worst drop since June 11. Today's negative combination of falling prices and rising volume suggests that there's more selling to come  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

Seasonality Expects a Decline For SPY in September and an Underperformance for Technology

by Julius de Kempenaer

Last Tuesday in Sector Spotlight, as well as in my last article of the RRG blog, I discussed seasonality for US sectors. While going over the table showing the average returns per sector per month, my eye fell on another number..  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

OVERBOUGHT TECHNOLOGY SECTOR STARTS TO WEAKEN

by John Murphy

NASDAQ PULLS BACK FROM OVERBOUGHT TERRITORY It shouldn't come as surprise to read that the Nasdaq has been in overbought territory. So is the technology sector. And both are leading the market lower today  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

2 Sentiment Indicators Are Suggesting Extreme Caution - BEWARE!

by Tom Bowley

Let me start with the fact that I'm as bullish as they come in the long-term, so everything written here is for short-term traders only. Many times the market ignores short-term sentiment warning signals, so please don't misconstrue anything I'm about to write as a guarantee  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

Cryptos - Still the Next Big Thing?

by Dave Landry

Right now, we are in a trend and this is a golden opportunity. In this edition of Trading Simplified, Dave discusses methodology in action and includes some additional insight into Darvas. He also explores IPOs, StockChartsACP and cryptocurrencies  Read More

4th Dimension

Finding Monthly Extremes on Apple

by Shaun Downey

Last month's article on Apple (AAPL) highlighted how it had made the almost unprecedented step of hitting its 3rd Monthly Deviation upward target for 5 months in a row  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

A Rotation into Financials, But is KRE Biting?

by Mish Schneider

As mentioned yesterday, the Big Banks ETF (XLF) and Regional Banks ETF (KRE) are two of the weaker sectors. However, today we saw some money rotate into those sectors, with XLF rising over 1% and KRE rising marginally at .4%. Goldman Sachs (GS) cleared a key moving average  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

The Ord Oracle September 1, 2020

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Sold long SPX 8/18/20 at 3389.78=gain .49%; long 3373.43. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 7/8/20 at 38.62. Long Term Trend SPX Monitor Purposes: Short SPX 5/13/20 at 2820  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

TWITTER MAY BE BREAKING OUT

by John Murphy

TWITTER CLEARS RESISTANCE My August 26 message showed our first chart today with the caption that Twitter might be breaking out. Today's action suggests that upside breakout may finally be taking place  Read More

RRG Charts

Sector Spotlight: Avoid Materials in September

by Julius de Kempenaer

In this edition of Sector Spotlight, I look at last week's rotations using daily Relative Rotation Graphs and go over the completed monthly charts for August to catch up on the long-term trends  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

How Did the 3 Major Market Themes for August Do?

by Mish Schneider

First off, a huge thank you to Geoff Bysshe for covering for me so I could have a vacation for 3 weeks! Before I left, I wrote about 3 major themes to watch continue to emerge - or completely reverse  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Best August Since 1986. Now What?

by Geoff Bysshe

This article was originally written on August 31st, 2020. Today, the SPY ended its best August performance since 1986 with a market message that is well worth paying attention as soon as tomorrow and well into September  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

CHEMICALS HELP LEAD MATERIALS HIGHER

by John Murphy

MATERIALS LEAD MARKET HIGHER On a strong market day, six sectors are in the black with materials in the lead. Chart 1 shows the Materials Sector SPDR (XLB) gaining 2% today to hit a new record  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

AGRICULURAL COMMODITIES JOIN COMMODITY RALLY

by John Murphy

COMMODITY RALLY CONTINUES Previous messages have pointed out that a two-year low in the U.S. Dollar Index was helping to lift commodity prices. And that's still the case. Chart 1 shows the Invesco Commodity Index (DBC) moving further above its 200-day moving average  Read More

RRG Charts

September Seasonality Points to Sector Rotation from Materials into Communication Services

by Julius de Kempenaer

The graph above shows the percentage of months in which sectors have outperformed the S&P 500 in the past  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

This is Why I'm Not Impressed with FSLR's Near 7 Year Breakout

by Tom Bowley

It's always important to be prepared when a stock has challenged a key price resistance level multiple times and it's testing it again. First of all, if a stock does make a breakout technically, it's normally followed later by the fundamental news that triggered the breakout  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP Show: What's Up with the VIX?

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

What's up with the VIX and breadth? And what are they telling us about the market this week? A big news item for this edition of DecisionPoint is a New Long-Term PMO BUY signal for the SPX, but the Apple (AAPL) and Tesla (TSLA) splits, along with the new component and weighting s  Read More

The Traders Journal

My Daily Five: The Ultimate S&P 500 Chart And Four Strong Setups From This Week's "10 I'm Stalking"

by Grayson Roze

It's always a true pleasure to kick off the week by hosting a new episode of "Your Daily Five". I've said it before and I'll say it again – this is without a doubt one of my favorite shows of the many we're running these days on StockCharts TV  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

A Unique Market Indicator for Monday

by Geoff Bysshe

The weekend is the time to step back and look at the Modern Family's weekly trends and inflection points. This week, there are several interesting multi-timeframe patterns developing on the daily and weekly charts; some bullish, others bearish  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

At the Edge of Chaos: Stick with the Trend as the Fed Fuels Higher Stock Prices

by Joe Duarte

With the Federal Reserve admitting it wants inflation and injecting $80 billion per month into the banking system for the foreseeable future, regardless of what traditional analysis and history suggest, then, until proven otherwise, the odds favor a continuation of the uptrend fo  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

4 Breakouts Last Week That You Need To See

by Tom Bowley

A secular bull market runs on all cylinders. I'm a believer that we remain in the early stages of a bull market that will likely last another decade or longer  Read More

Art's Charts

Trend Composite Turns Fully Bullish for Verizon

by Arthur Hill

Verizon (VZ) participated in the market surge from late March to mid April, but then stumbled with a decline into mid June. This stumble, however, looks like a classic correction and the stock broke out with a strong move over the last six weeks  Read More

Analyzing India

Week Ahead: Dollar Deluge May Push Markets Some More; RRG Chart Shows These Broader Indexes in the Leading Quadrant

by Milan Vaishnav

The Indian equity markets continued their unabated liquidity-driven up move and ended with yet another week with gains. The past five days remained less volatile than expected as the NIFTY remained in a defined range of 275-odd points  Read More

ChartWatchers

This Game Changing Stock Sparked Highly Bullish Moves In These 2 Candidates

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

Shares of Abbott Laboratories (ABT) jumped 8% Thursday on news that the FDA granted emergency use authorization for their COVID-19 testing kit. Abbott's test is a game-changer as it is rapid, reliable and affordable and can detect active coronavirus at massive scale  Read More

ChartWatchers

Eight Charts I Am Watching Closely Right Now

by Martin Pring

Strong Bull Market Indications We are all aware of the Shakespearian saying "Beware of the Ides of March," which didn't go so well for Julius Caesar. In market folklore, October is the season for crashes and September is the worst-performing month  Read More

The MEM Edge

Explosive Tech Gains - Don't Miss Out!

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this episode of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen reviews the large gaps up in select Tech stocks and how to trade them going forward. She also uncovers the best ways to play the renewed "recovery rally" as well as top Chinese ADR stocks poised to trade higher  Read More

ChartWatchers

Key Sentiment Indicator is Flashing a Major Short-Term Warning

by Tom Bowley

If you've followed my work, you know three things. First, I'm one of the few analysts that kept my long-term secular bull market call intact despite the pandemic-induced selloff back in March  Read More

ChartWatchers

Swap From XLK to RYT to Mitigate The Increasing Risk For AAPL

by Julius de Kempenaer

Last week, I wrote an article titled "What Can We Learn From Equal Weight vs. Cap Weighted Rotations on RRG". In that article, I touched upon distortions between EW and CW sector ETFs because of the large and increasing weight of a few Mega-Cap stocks  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

PRECIOUS METALS BOUNCE BACK FROM YESTERDAY'S SELLING

by John Murphy

GOLD SPDR HOLDS SUPPORT My Wednesday message showed precious metals and their miners pulling back to underlying support levels within major uptrends. That's still the case  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Rainbow Convergence in T-Bond Prices

by Tom McClellan

Back in February 2019, I gave a brief lesson on a bit of charting magic known as a "rainbow convergence." T-Bond prices this month have given us another great opportunity to examine this topic  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Big Red Flag for Stocks on Fed Day

by Geoff Bysshe

Today, while the SPY and QQQ were pushing to new highs, the VXX was telling a dramatically different story, which is a warning sign for a potential imminent correction  Read More

The MEM Edge

Chartwise Women: Big Gains for Consumer Stocks

by Erin Swenlin, Mary Ellen McGonagle

Consumer Spending is taking two paths, both of which are seeing high growth. In this week's edition of Chartwise Women, Mary Ellen and Erin share stocks that are being driven higher by consumer-driven growth during this historical period. In "Yeah..  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Eight Charts I Am Watching Closely Right Now

by Martin Pring

Strong Bull Market Indications Short-Term Vulnerability? Strong Bull Market Indications We are all aware of the Shakespearian saying "Beware of the Ides of March," which didn't go so well for Julius Caesar  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

NKE Starts Running!

by Julius de Kempenaer

On the weekly Relative Rotation Graph for the DJ Industrials universe, NKE is inside the weakening quadrant following a completed rotation on the right side of the graph (Leading-Weakening-Leading). And over the last few weeks, the tail on NKE has again started to curl back up  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP ALERT: Sentiment Is Too Bullish

by Carl Swenlin

The NAAIM Exposure Index hit 106.56 this week, which is the second highest reading in the history of this indocator (the highest being in December 2017, a few weeks before the January 2018 market top)  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

10-YEAR YIELD AT TWO-MONTH HIGH

by John Murphy

TEN-YEAR TREASURY YIELD REACHES TWO-MONTH HIGHBond yields are climbing today. That may be a reaction to Mr. Powell's speech suggesting that the Fed was relaxing its attitude toward the possibility of rising inflation  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

Biotechs Are Trending Lower BUT Sending A Major Bullish Signal

by Tom Bowley

During the midst of the financial blow in March due to the pandemic, I realized that not all stock selloffs were created equal. While most stocks moved lower at the open, many were being bought, or accumulated, throughout the trading day  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Patterns Combust into Panic

by Geoff Bysshe

If you were to look at the Modern Family you'd see a quiet August trading day waiting to hear Fed Chair Powell's speech tomorrow. Grandpa Russell (IWM) fell asleep and closed down for the day firmly stuck in a two-week bullish flag  Read More

The Canadian Technician

Catapult Not Capitulate

by Greg Schnell

The top 5 stocks on the Nasdaq 100 are literally catapulting forward like fireballs in a forest fire  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

Darvas - The Good and Bad

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Trading Simplified, Dave continues his discussion of Darvas Boxes to help you build upon your toolbox. He walks through Mystery Charts and presents examples of Darvas Methodology in action. This video was originally broadcast on August 26th, 2020  Read More