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May 2014

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New DecisionPoint Subscribers and StockCharts Beginners Welcome!

by Erin Swenlin

I'm sure that you have seen the information on the upcoming ChartCon 2014 in August, but you may not know that this convention is not just for StockCharts veterans. In fact, it will be invaluable to those new to StockCharts.com... Read More 

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Rydex Cash Flow Undermines Market Rally

by Carl Swenlin

We calculate and chart daily and cumulative net cash flow, which is the actual cash entering and leaving each fund in the Rydex group of funds... Read More 

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DP Subscribers: Renew Your StockCharts Subscription For Less Than Your DP Subscription!

by Erin Swenlin

Just a reminder that the majority of DecisionPoint.com subscribers will be losing their StockCharts.com access (and consequently access to the majority of DP content) unless they renew now... Read More 

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Using PMO BUY Signals on DP SPX-Plus Tracker Report

by Erin Swenlin

One of my favorite ways to use the DP Tracker Reports is to call one up and take a look at brand new PMO BUY/SELL signals that have been generated by the PMO crossing over its EMA. Today I specifically pulled up the DP SPX-Plus Tracker Report 4... Read More 

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Market at a Decision Point - DP Gallery Review

by Erin Swenlin

A week-end look at the charts in the DP Chart Gallery tells us that the market, having just reached and pushed above horizontal resistance, is at a decision point... Read More 

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Fading New Highs Not a Problem Yet

by Carl Swenlin

In the last three months price has been squeezing out new record highs, but the number of new 52-week highs has been contracting. Clearly, fewer stocks are participating in the push to new price highs, and this divergence is of concern... Read More 

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DecisionPoint Trackers: Timing Signals and Strength Rankings Across the Markets

by Erin Swenlin

Before there were scans, there were DecisionPoint Tracker Reports... Read More 

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Don't Lose Your DecisionPoint Content! Renew Now!

by Erin Swenlin

This article is directed mainly at current DecisionPoint.com subscribers, but if you need information on how to renew your subscription, read on! As part of the merger between StockCharts.com and DecisionPoint... Read More 

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Expect Equal Weight Index Underperformance

by Carl Swenlin

The recent emerging weakness in small-cap stocks should alert us to potential weakness in equal weight market/sector indexes. To demonstrate this point let's look at a comparison between SPY and the S&P 500 Equal Weight Index (RSP)... Read More 

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DecisionPoint Market Recap and Expanded Market Summary

by Erin Swenlin

The last two days I filled you in on the DP Alert Daily Report and the DP Daily Update, both in the DP Reports blog. Today I'll cover the Market Recap and Expanded Market Summary Reports. Both are concise summaries of market action from not only today, but the past 5 and 15 days... Read More 

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The DP Alert Daily Report - One Stop For Market Posture and Timing Signals

by Erin Swenlin

DecisionPoint.com has been providing table/spreadsheet reports for years. Each report provides a complete review of the market day, in addition to comparisons to previous days and to other indexes and sectors... Read More 

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DecisionPoint Daily Blog Now On StockCharts.com!

by Erin Swenlin

I received numerous emails and concerns throughout this DP to StockCharts transition period from DecisionPoint subscribers regarding the possible loss of the DP Daily Blog. I'm happy to report that it has been moved to the StockCharts.com blog section under "DP Reports"... Read More 

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DecisionPoint Merger Update - May 9th, 2014

by Chip Anderson

(Note: This article is intended mainly as a message to DecisionPoint.com members that are moving over to StockCharts.com as a result of the merger.) I'm happy to report that the merger of DecisionPoint.com and StockCharts.com is almost complete... Read More 

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StockCharts.com " Cheat Sheet " for DecisionPoint.com Users

by Chip Anderson

Here is a list of the major areas of the old DecisionPoint.com website showing you where the corresponding area can be found on StockCharts.com... Read More 

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Revisiting the PMO Watch List - Looking Good!

by Erin Swenlin

About a week ago I wrote a blog article that looked at momentum changes that I picked up from my favorite PMO scan. The charts were interesting but needed confirmation of the momentum change with a breakouts and/or PMO BUY signals... Read More 

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Equal-Weight Utilities ETF (RYU) Hits All-Time Closing High

by Erin Swenlin

The Utilities sector in general has been doing well with price traveling higher and higher within a rising trend channel since mid-March. In the past few weeks, price did falter and break slightly below the trend channel, but it has recuperated and it stayed above its 20-EMA... Read More 

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Bearish: Dollar-Weighted Volume Rises While Prices Fall

by Erin Swenlin

Over 10 years ago, Carl Swenlin developed an indicator called Dollar-Weighted Volume (DWV). DWV is variation of On-Balance Volume (OBV), which was developed by the late Joe Granville... Read More 

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No, We Didn't Change the Formula

by Carl Swenlin

A friend of ours, who uses the Percent Buy Index (PBI) as part of a timing methodology, asked me with some frustration, "Carl, have you changed the formula?" Below is the chart to which he was referring, and, as you can see the PBI has been extremely flat for a year... Read More 

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Bull Kiss

by Erin Swenlin

I wrote an article a few days ago pointing out that the PMO had a positive crossover generating a PMO crossover BUY signal on the SPX... Read More