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July 2018

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This New Behind-The-Scenes Video Perfectly Captures The ChartCon Spirit

by Grayson Roze

Hello Fellow ChartWatchers! In case you missed it, we just released a special behind-the-scenes video that I want to make sure you see. I can hardly believe that ChartCon 2018 is now only TWO WEEKS AWAY, but watching this video really made it feel even more real... Read More 

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Stubborn Weekly Momentum SELL Signals SPX and Dow

by Erin Swenlin

My expectation for week end was two new weekly PMO BUY signals. Instead we got only one. The SPX missed its weekly PMO BUY signal by hair or technically, by two one-hundredths of a point... Read More 

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The Big Start To Earnings Comes Out Flat

by Greg Schnell

The US earnings season is in full bloom with major corporate earnings announcements flowing. The earnings have come out just fine, but it seems investors had already figured that out. This week the market is flat with a doji candle... Read More 

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Ten-Year Treasury Yield Is Still Testing Overhead Resistance

by John Murphy

Editors Note: This article was originally published in John Murphy's Market Message on Thursday, July 19th at 1:46pm ET. The monthly bars in Chart 1 shows the 10-Year Treasury Yield ($TNX) forming a major bottoming pattern that started six years ago (2012)... Read More 

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Two Key Sectors Move from Laggards to Leaders

by Arthur Hill

The Financials SPDR (XLF) and Industrials SPDR (XLI) weighed on the broader market the first six months of the year, but perked up in July and started to show some upside leadership... Read More 

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Fresh Trading Opportunities as Earnings Season Shifts into High Gear

by John Hopkins

Traders have been waiting patiently for Q2 earnings season to begin and now they need to wait no longer... Read More 

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Why All The Talk About The Yield Curve Flattening?

by Greg Schnell

StockCharts.com has a nice Dynamic Yield Curve tool that anyone can use. It's extremely friendly. As we roll through the pictures in this article, notice the date in the upper left corner of the yellow box... Read More 

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The Trading Strategy That Makes Money

by Tom Bowley

Let's first talk about a trading strategy that doesn't work. I steer clear of companies that struggle to meet Wall Street expectations and there's a very simple reason why. Management helps Wall Street set their expectations... Read More 

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Checking out the land down under on a Relative Rotation Graph

by Julius de Kempenaer

On the Relative Rotation Graph above I have grouped a selection of world equity market indices, mainly some big regions, and put them against the Vanguard Total World Stock Index (VTWSX) as the benchmark... Read More 

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Health Care SPDR Achieves Bullish Breakout

by John Murphy

On a day when stocks are rising, and all eleven market sectors are in the black, healthcare is the standout performer. This chart shows the Health Care SPDR (XLV) rising to the highest level since the middle of March... Read More 

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Profiting from Earnings Reports

by John Hopkins

The market has been in stall mode for quite some time now. Even though the S&P perked up some on Friday it's still hanging out near levels seen in early January, going nowhere fast... Read More 

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Finding Chart Breakouts with Momentum

by Erin Swenlin

I've presented my favorite PMO scan numerous times during the MarketWatchers LIVE show, but also in articles. Here's a link to my article on that scan. However today I wanted to present my "Chart Breakouts" scan... Read More