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January 2015

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DP Daily Update No Longer Published...But...

by Erin Swenlin

It was a very difficult decision, but all involved determined that the DP Daily Update would no longer be published. You will however, find that within in the new DecisionPoint publishing schedule, it has not been lost completely... Read More 

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Double-Top and Initiation Impulse Spell Trouble

by Erin Swenlin

What looked like a short-term double-bottom formation, has now reconfigured into a double-top. So in the matter of a week, we've gone from positive indicators and a bullish double-bottom formation to negative indicators in all three time frames and a bearish double-top formation... Read More 

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DP Market Update: Double-Bottom Aborts - January 27, 2015

by Erin Swenlin

Earnings from big companies like Microsoft, P&G and Caterpillar were disappointing and are taking some of the blame for today's drop. On the flip side, Apple crushed previous estimates, but it didn't save it from the tidal wave of selling in the general market, moving 3.5% lower... Read More 

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Intermediate-Term Indicators Positive Crossovers and Industrials Equal-Weighted ETF (RGI) BUY Signal

by Erin Swenlin

I've been watching our indicator charts very closely for quite sometime now as we prepare for a possible breakout from the double-bottom formation on the SPY... Read More 

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DP Weekly Update: Price Stopped at Double-Bottom Neckline - January 23, 2015

by Erin Swenlin

**Please note the new DecisionPoint Blog publishing schedule. The Friday DP Weekly Update will only be available in the Subscriber-only DP Reports Blog starting next week.** Join me Wednesday for the first DecisionPoint LIVE! Webinar at 4:30pm Eastern... Read More 

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DecisionPoint LIVE! Webinar Starts Wednesday + New Publishing Schedule

by Erin Swenlin

I'm pleased to announce that I will be hosting my first webinar, DecisionPoint LIVE! on Wednesday at 4:30pm Eastern. You'll get live market analysis from the DecisionPoint perspective every Wednesday... Read More 

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Short-Term Indicators in Question

by Erin Swenlin

First, thank you for all of your well wishes and comments sent to my Dad, Carl as he continues to recover from quadruple bypass surgery... Read More 

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DP Weekly Update: Short-Term Indicators Turn Up - January 16, 2015

by Erin Swenlin

Price took a break from decline and spent the day climbing. For the past three days, the 10-minute bar chart shows price is trading in a range of possible consolidation. Let's look at the indicators to find out where they are suggesting the market will be heading... Read More 

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DecisionPoint Short-Term Indicators Move South

by Erin Swenlin

The DecisionPoint analysis process reviews indicators in three time frames: ultra-short term (typically hours/days), short term (typically days/weeks) and intermediate term (typically weeks). I'll cover short-term indicators today... Read More 

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Intermediate-Term Trend Model BUY Signal on GOLD

by Erin Swenlin

GOLD: As of 1/12/2015 Gold is on a Trend Model BUY signal. The LT Trend Model, which informs our long-term outlook, is on a SELL signal as of 2/15/2013, so our long-term posture is bearish... Read More 

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DP Weekly Update: Backing Off - January 9, 2015

by Erin Swenlin

Here's the DecisionPoint weekly view of the current market situation. After the recent bounce, price took a break and backed off today... Read More 

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Carl Swenlin, Overachiever

by Erin Swenlin

I thought our subscribers might appreciate a quick update on why we missed our DP Daily Update in the DP Reports blog for the first time since we started it on the old DecisionPoint website. Yesterday morning, Carl went in for triple bypass surgery... Read More 

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Q3 Earnings Results: Market Overvalued

by Carl Swenlin

Standard & Poors has published preliminary S&P 500 results for the third quarter of 2014. Here is an excerpt from the DP Overview of Market Fundamentals report, which is available daily in the DP Reports Blog... Read More 

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DP Weekly Update: The Pullback Continues

by Erin Swenlin

Despite the low volume of holiday trading, there was still a distinct price top that formed during the past two weeks. An ultra-short-term positive is that price broke out from overhead resistance that had formed starting Wednesday... Read More