Don't Ignore This Chart!

Utilities SPDR Leads and Forms a Bullish Cup-with-Handle Pattern

 | 

The Utilities SPDR (XLU) is virtually alone at the top as it trades near a 52-week high. A bullish cup-with-handle is taking shape and a break above resistance would signal a continuation higher. After showing relative weakness from January to mid March, the ETF started outperforming in mid March as the Price Relative turned up.

120604xluditc
Click this image for a live version.

Announcement from the Author

{{ announcement.content }}

Arthur Hill
About the author: , CMT, is a Senior Technical Analyst at StockCharts.com. Focusing predominantly on US equities and ETFs, his systematic approach of identifying trend, finding signals within the trend, and setting key price levels has made him an esteemed market technician. Arthur has written articles for numerous financial publications including Barrons and Stocks & Commodities Magazine. In addition to his Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation, he holds an MBA from the Cass Business School at City University in London. Learn More
Subscribe to Don't Ignore This Chart! to be notified whenever a new post is added to this blog!
comments powered by Disqus