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September 2019

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Yield Stocks With Growth Prospects: 3 Dow Stocks You Want To Be Aware Of

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

It was another bumpy week in the markets, as investors digested a barrage of political headlines which brought fear-induced selling to those areas most sensitive to the latest tweet... Read More 

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Financials Are About To Do Something They Haven't Done In Nearly 18 Months

by Tom Bowley

Financials (XLF) had been rather dormant for nearly 18 months - at least on a relative basis to the S&P 500 - but that is all about to change... Read More 

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Three Reasons Why Resistance Works

by David Keller

Recently, a reader responded to one of my articles on the S&P 500 and asked about the value of support and resistance levels on a broad market index... Read More 

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What's Happening with Last Week's Three Featured Charts

by Martin Pring

Editor's Note: This article was originally published in Martin Pring's Market Roundup on Friday, September 27th at 1:25pm ET... Read More 

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Using Relative Rotation Graphs For "Overwatch" On International Stock Markets.

by Julius de Kempenaer

From time to time, you come across new or different ways to look at things or describe them. In my RRG blog from Tuesday, I introduced the concept of military overwatch tactics and compared them to Relative Rotation Graphs... Read More 

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Cash Is King Right Now; Join Us TODAY For A Big Event

by John Hopkins

Technically, it makes sense to lessen stock exposure any time a major price resistance level is challenged. The all-time high close on the S&P 500 is 3025.86, set on July 26, 2019. On Thursday, the S&P 500 hit 3021.99, less than 4 points from that key level... Read More 

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Three Charts That Could Signal a Significant Extension to the Equity Rally

by Martin Pring

Editor's Note: This article was originally published in Martin Pring's Market Roundup on Monday, September 16th at 6:04pm ET. First of all, Chart 4 features the NASDAQ bullish percentage... Read More 

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SPX and OEX Log Intermediate-Term BUY Signals, But NDX IT Momentum Moves South

by Erin Swenlin

After challenging the all-time highs, the market has continued to chop along. In spite of a lackluster few weeks, the weekly Price Momentum Oscillator (PMO) managed to cross above its signal line on both the SPX and OEX, while the Dow is just about there... Read More 

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A Rough Week Is Behind Us - But What Is Ahead?

by Greg Schnell

I have been very bullish on the markets recently and they have continued to perform pretty well until this week. With global markets breaking out to new highs, some promise in emerging markets and a rebound in the commodities, it has been a quick run up from the August lows... Read More 

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Capturing Mean-Reversion Signals and Trend Direction with One Indicator - Facebook Example

by Arthur Hill

Mean-reversion signals provide a great way to trade in the direction of the bigger uptrend after a pullback. The trick is to identify the bigger uptrend and then capture mean-reversion setups. Mean-reversion setups materialize after a pullback within the uptrend... Read More 

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Drive Off In These Profitable Stocks That Are Poised To Trade Higher

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

U.S. retail sales came in stronger than expected for the month of August and, while internet sales and home goods saw a pickup, the real boost in last month's retail numbers came from auto sales... Read More 

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When Transports And Small Caps Talk, We MUST Listen

by Tom Bowley

I've been adamant that we remain in a secular bull market, and I'm sticking to it. Yes, September scares me. The Fed petrifies me. And no more tweets, please! Oh, and let's not forget about the inverted yield curve (which isn't inverted any longer, by the way)... Read More 

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Small Caps Surge and Reflect Rotation into Cheaper Parts of the Market

by John Murphy

Editor's Note: This article was originally published in John Murphy's Market Message on Wednesday, September 11th at 5:14pm ET. Smaller stocks were the stars of today's stock action... Read More 

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Sticking With Stocks Over Bonds

by David Keller

I've written before about RSI and the difference between "good" overbought and "bad" overbought. In the future, we may see the bond prices of these past few weeks used as examples of how to interpret extreme overbought conditions... Read More 

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The Financial Sector is Improving, Leadership Role for JPM

by Julius de Kempenaer

On the weekly Relative Rotation Graph for US sectors, the Financial sector is positioned just inside the lagging quadrant, very close to the benchmark (center of the chart)... Read More 

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DecisionPoint Scan Gems

by Erin Swenlin

Very soon, I will be launching a daily newsletter for DecisionPoint that will give you some stocks that have presented themselves in one of my many DecisionPoint scans. I do the analysis so you don't have to... Read More 

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Add The X-Factor To China Trade Tensions

by Greg Schnell

This week, China agreed to continue negotiations on the China-US trade deal. While that is news that the market can look forward to seeing play out, it definitely helped the charts technically. Thus, the indexes look set to take a run at the nearby highs... Read More 

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Drum Roll, Please!! A New Era Begins

by John Hopkins

The excitement is building as Tom Bowley gets ready to rejoin the EarningsBeats.com team as Chief Market Strategist. Why the excitement? Because Tom's experience as Senior Technical Analyst at StockCharts... Read More 

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Four Keys to Finding Meaningful Bullish Reversal Patterns - with Two Live Examples

by Arthur Hill

Major bullish reversal patterns signal the start of new up trends that can extend and be very profitable. However, chartists must first learn to distinguish between meaningful patterns and irrelevant patterns. Here's how..... Read More 

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Stock Indexes Break Out of August Trading Range to the Upside

by John Murphy

Editor's Note: This article was originally published in John Murphy's Market Message on Thursday, September 5th at 10:46am ET. A rally in global stocks has taken a turn for the better with major stock indexes clearing some upside resistance barriers... Read More