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January 2022

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This Investment Vehicle Has Plenty Of Stocks To Hedge Against Inflation - Here Are 2 Top Holdings

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

Inflation has hit a 40 year high due to strong customer demand amid ongoing labor and supply shortages... Read More 

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What Do Staples, Energy and Financials Have in Common?

by Martin Pring

Technology outperformed throughout the second decade of this century, but the times they are a-changin', as it is obvious that this sector has lost enough mojo in the last year to indicate that a basic transformation in market leadership is underway... Read More 

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As Earnings Season Begins, Opportunities Abound

by John Hopkins

All we've been hearing about lately are Fed rate increases and inflation. This has, in turn, cast a cloud over the market as many traders head to the sidelines... Read More 

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Using RRG for Visual Inspection of Market and Sector Breadth

by Julius de Kempenaer

Relative Rotation Graphs are mostly used to show exactly that -- the RELATIVE Rotation of securities against a benchmark and against each other. However, they offer many more possibilities. One of the options is to change the benchmark to $ONE... Read More 

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Broad Market Bias Assessment

by Erin Swenlin

Included in our DP Alert daily report is a section on "Bias Assessment". We've found that, by analyzing the Golden/Silver Cross Indexes (GCI/SCI) along with Participation of Stocks > 20/50/200-day EMAs, we can determine the market bias in all three timeframes... Read More 

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Copper Conundrum

by Greg Schnell

Copper continues to be frustrating. While copper is in high demand, China is a big consumer of raw copper. It's a bit like viewing a mine site from a railway track. Can't see much, so is all we have is the price charts of the stocks to go on... Read More 

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Realistic Expectations for Setups and Signals

by Arthur Hill

Setting expectations is part of a strategy and this includes expectations for the number of signals we can expect in any given year. Signal frequency, of course, depends on your strategy and timeframe... Read More 

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Apple (AAPL) Could Be on the Verge of Tumbling, Putting the Entire Stock Market at Risk

by Tom Bowley

We're about to find out. I liken the current stock market environment to stepping into The Twilight Zone or the Great Unknown. This post-pandemic market has been brutal in terms of rotation... Read More 

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Three Stocks to Watch as We Head into the New Year

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

While it was a banner year for the markets, 2021 ended with a whimper as uncertainty surrounding the impact of a surge in Omicron cases, coupled with inflation fears and a monetary policy shift, pushed defensive stocks higher... Read More 

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It Could Be a Very Rough Start to 2022

by Tom Bowley

When it comes to stock market performance, it's not always about reality. Many times, perceived problems can be a bigger problem than actual problems... Read More