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Analyzing India

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Week Ahead: A Few Sectors Ready to Take Breather; Others Readying Themselves for Strong Moves

by Milan Vaishnav

Just like the previous one, this week remained a relatively wide-ranging, with NIFTY oscillating in a 707-point range before ending with modest gains  Read More

Art's Charts

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More Signs of Risk Aversion in the Financial Markets

by Arthur Hill

Signs of risk aversion are increasing in the financial markets. Risk aversion first appeared in the junk bond market in October and this week we are seeing money move into Treasury bonds, the ultimate safe-haven assets  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

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Panic Selling Accelerating; Watch These Sentiment Indicators For A Bottom

by Tom Bowley

As the Volatility Index ($VIX) rises, it becomes fairly obvious that market makers are "on vacation." The primary role of the market maker is to provide liquidity when there's an imbalance between buyers and sellers  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Risk-Off Market Environment Opens Door to These Uptrending Stocks!

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

The S&P 500 closed the week below its key 50-day moving average as investors sold stocks in the face of omicron and inflation fears. The Nasdaq also dropped in a move that pushed this Index below key support as well and into negative territory  Read More

The Mindful Investor

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Spike in Volatility Bearish for Stocks?

by David Keller

The VIX spiked above 30 this week, making that the highest level since January 2021  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Bullish Two-Bar Reversal Patterns Suggest a Temporary Bottom for Some Sectors -- and Maybe the Market Itself

by Martin Pring

Thursday's action was quite positive for several sectors, as they experienced positive two-day price formations. These patterns are only of a short-term nature and usually have an effect for between 5 and 10 days, so they do not represent major signals  Read More

The MEM Edge

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Should You Buy the Dip in the Markets?

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

On this episode StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen reviews current market conditions and what to be on the lookout for to turn positive. She also reveals pockets of strength in growth areas that are ideal for your watch-list, as well as risk-off candidates  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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Time to "Buy the Dip" Again? 3 Ways to Tell

by John Kosar

This has been quite a year for the S&P 500 (SPX). The US benchmark index has been up by as much as 26.3% for the year at its November 22nd highs — and has risen by an unbelievable 116.4% from the March 2020 COVID-19 lows  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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3 Important Tips to Improve Trading This Coming Week

by Mish Schneider

I have recently heard a saying stating that the current market behavior can lead to "death by a thousand cuts  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Americans are Buying Food and Booze -- But No Cigarettes

by Julius de Kempenaer

The S&P 500 is still holding up inside the boundaries of its rising channel, but the market is nervous, which resulted in a VIX reading above 30. That hasn't happened since February  Read More

Moxie Indicator Minutes

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Bizarre Market Action Explained

by TG Watkins

In this week's edition of Moxie Indicator Minutes, TG talks about how the SPY Daily 50 SMA target was hit, but not on the kind of news that he wanted, which is making the market really weird. Inflation and Omicron are the two factors  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

STOCKS INDEXES REMAIN UNDER PRESSURE

by John Murphy

MOVING AVERAGE LINES ARE BEING THREATENED A combination of factors are pushing stocks lower again today to extend weekly losses  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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An Oversold 10% Trend of Daily A-D

by Tom McClellan

This week's chart is one of many that show the oversold situation that has appeared just recently. The 10% Trend of the daily A-D difference dipped all the way to -579 on Dec. 1, which is officially "pretty darned oversold  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Are Valuations Too High? Here are the Three Primary Ingredients to Tell

by Tom Bowley

I practiced in public accounting for 20 years and was involved in a number of company valuations. I worked very little with public companies, but did have to value private companies on occasion  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Bullish Two-Bar Reversal Patterns Suggest a Temporary Bottom for Some Sectors -- and Maybe the Market Itself

by Martin Pring

Thursday's action was quite positive for several sectors, as they experienced positive two-day price formations. These patterns are only of a short-term nature and usually have an effect for between 5- and 10-days, so they do not represent major signals  Read More

DecisionPoint

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Chartwise Women: Investor Sentiment - The Cycle of Market Emotions

by Erin Swenlin, Mary Ellen McGonagle

On this week's edition of Chartwise Women, Erin and Mary Ellen discuss the cycle of market emotions and how they're affected by current events. They share what they've learned about investor sentiment and the tools used to gauge it  Read More

Stock Talk with Joe Rabil

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The Most Important Indicators and Their Order of Influence

by Joe Rabil

In this week's edition of Stock Talk with Joe Rabil, Joe discusses the most important indicators that he uses in his analysis and their order of influence  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Is the Stock Market Entering a Distribution Phase?

by Mish Schneider

A distribution phase, as taught through Mish's book Plant Your Money Tree, is when the price of a symbol is trading underneath the 50- and 200-day moving averages while the 50-DMA is trading above the 200-DMA  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

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The Three Most Important Things About Trading Crypto

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Trading Simplified, Dave follows up on his core methodology for trading stocks using live and recent examples. He then goes on to show that it also works well in crypto, but only with these 3 important things-which could be the Holy Grail of Crypto  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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The Ord Oracle November 30, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Long SPX 11/30/21 at 4566.97. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Neutral On the close Friday, the TRIN jumped to 1.59 and the TICKs closed at -181, both in bullish territory  Read More

RRG Charts

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Sector Spotlight: Sector Rotation Disconnected from Seasonality

by Julius de Kempenaer

On this edition of StockCharts TV's Sector Spotlight, I take on both seasonality and the monthly charts for November, starting with a quick look and analysis of current sector rotation and its potential impact on the S&P 500  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Keep Your Eyes on Junk and Treasury Bonds

by Mish Schneider

The stock market sits in a dicey situation, with not only the Omicron variant adding stress to economic growth, but the Fed chair Jerome Powell also commenting on the possibility of speeding up tapering  Read More

RRG Charts

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Divergence is Back

by Julius de Kempenaer

First of all, I need to apologize for the absence of writing a blog article (and publishing a Sector Spotlight Video). In the intro of today's episode of Sector Spotlight, I explain a bit about what happened  Read More

DecisionPoint

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DP TV: Market Bias Bearish in All Timeframes

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

On this episode of DecisionPoint, Carl walks viewers through the broad markets using the Golden Cross Index and Silver Cross Index  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Is the Stock Market Turning Over?

by Mish Schneider

Besides the Russell 2000 (IWM), the Nasdaq 100 (QQQ), S&P 500 (SPY) and the Dow Jones (DIA) have closed over Friday's high, creating a decent reversal  Read More

Wyckoff Power Charting

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QQQ Teetering + Point & Figure Workshop TV Special

by Bruce Fraser

The Point and Figure charting engine at StockCharts.com is an outstanding tool. It provides incredible flexibility to draw many varied types of PnF charts. Navigating the PnF chart controls is easy once they are understood  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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At the Edge of Chaos: Is it Time to Panic? How About Just Sticking to Your Trading Plan.

by Joe Duarte

The big butterfly is a-"flappin'" its wings, and the stock market is a-"crashin'"  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

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How Did Friday's Selling Compare To March 2020 Selling? My Takeaways

by Tom Bowley

News that a new COVID-19 variant has surfaced in South Africa spooked global equity markets on Friday. Was it an overreaction and an opportunity to buy some of your favorite stocks cheaper? Or is the start of a much deeper, panic-driven selloff  Read More

Analyzing India

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Week Ahead: NIFTY Set to Have Jittery Days Ahead; RRG Charts Show No Major Change in Sectoral Setup

by Milan Vaishnav

The Indian equity markets were just consolidating and trying to find a base for themselves in the first four of the last five trading sessions. However, it was the last session of the week, on Friday, that did much of the undoing for the markets  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

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RASI Failed At +500, Bad News For Bulls

by Tom McClellan

The NYSE's Ratio-Adjusted Summation Index (RASI) has just had a failure at the +500 level, and that spells trouble for the uptrend. When the RASI is able to climb up above +500, it offers some degree of immunity to the stock market from the worst sorts of declines  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Trouble Ahead? Or Just a Hiccup?

by John Hopkins

The news that a new variant has popped up spooked the market on Friday, with all of the major indexes getting hit hard. But the truth is the market had gotten overextended and really was in need of a pullback  Read More

The Traders Journal

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Eight Things You Can Do To Boost The Profitability Of Your Own ChartLists

by Gatis Roze

Yes - believe it! The organization of your ChartLists is an extremely high leverage investing activity that YOU control. It does and will determine your profitability. Hence, it's worthy of your time and effort  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Ignore The News

by Greg Schnell

This week has taken quite a few investors by surprise. One thing technicians have learned over the years is that the news is usually created after the price of the stock, bond commodity or index has dropped. This week is a classic example  Read More

ChartWatchers

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DP WEEKLY WRAP: Gray Swan? - Black Friday/Cyber Monday Sale is ON!

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

(Our holiday gift to you today's ChartWatchers article is a reprint of today's subscriber-only DP Weekly Wrap.) Today, it was announced that we are faced with another COVID variant  Read More

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John Murphy's Market Message

STOCKS PLUNGE ON NEW COVID VARIANT

by John Murphy

STOCK INDEXES PLUNGE Reports of a new covid variant in South Africa pushed stocks sharply lower the day after Thanksgiving. As a result, all three major U.S. stock indexes suffered short-term technical damage. Chart 1 shows the Dow Industrials falling -904 points (-2  Read More

ChartWatchers

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Trend Monitoring and Setup Phases for SPY

by Arthur Hill

Note that this article has been revised to account for Friday's price action. Stocks were slammed on Black Friday with small-caps leading the way lower and stay-at-home stocks bouncing. The declines were big, but they should be put into perspective  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

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Giving Thanks!

by Tom Bowley

Thanksgiving is celebrated here in the US on the 4th Thursday of November and is a day to give thanks. Let me say that I'm very thankful for God and family. I was blessed with my first grandchild a little over a year ago and she's absolutely beautiful  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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What Is Going On With the Oil Market?

by Mish Schneider

The oil market has the media spotlight, with projected prices continuing to rise. Shortages, inflation and economic growth have all been major factors in oil trending higher throughout this year  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

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Can the Market Bounce if Junk Bonds Sell Off?

by Mish Schneider

The small-cap index Russell 2000 (IWM) looks hopeful for a Wednesday bounce, while the High-Yield Corporate Debt ETF (JNK) sends another warning sign  Read More

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Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Key Index Experiences a Bearish Outside Day: Could There Be More Downside to Come?

by Martin Pring

One piece of Monday's market action that really stood out to me was a bearish outside day in the NASDAQ, as shown in Chart 1. A classic outside day develops after a persistent short-term rally and signals a short-term reversal in sentiment  Read More