In this episode of DecisionPoint, Carl and Erin cover a wide range of subjects today, from current market conditions and the VIX to Bitcoin and Tesla (TSLA) to Natural Gas (UNG) and a Sector review. Carl discusses a group of funds that have weathered most storms and are poised to continue to outperform. Both look at the Materials, Consumer Staples and Utilities Sectors. Erin analyzes two very strong industry groups in the Materials sector and follows up with her "Diamond of the Week" from one of those industry groups.
About the author:Carl Swenlin is a veteran technical analyst who has been actively engaged in market analysis since 1981. A pioneer in the creation of online technical resources, he was president and founder of DecisionPoint.com, one of the premier market timing and technical analysis websites on the web. DecisionPoint specializes in stock market indicators and charting. Since DecisionPoint merged with StockCharts.com in 2013, Carl has served a consulting technical analyst and blog contributor.
About the author:Erin Swenlin is a co-founder of the DecisionPoint.com website along with her father, Carl Swenlin. She launched the DecisionPoint daily blog in 2009 alongside Carl and now serves as a consulting technical analyst and blog contributor at StockCharts.com. Erin is an active Member of the CMT Association. She holds a Master's degree in Information Resource Management from the Air Force Institute of Technology as well as a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from the University of Southern California.