Don't Miss a Single Article or Web Show!

From daily blogs to weekly web shows, StockCharts Subscribers unlock members-only commentary from the industry's leading technical analysts, including experts such as John Murphy, Martin Pring, Arthur Hill and more. See the markets through their eyes and learn how they use our charting tools to make smarter, more-informed investing decisions.

Get Started Today in
Less Than 60 Seconds!

Latest News

Analyzing India

Week Ahead: NIFTY Shows A Weak Technical Setup; RRG Charts Shows These Sectors Making Strong Moves

by Milan Vaishnav

The truncated trading week stayed disappointing in ways more than one. When it just appeared that the NIFTY has rectified its violation of the immediate and important trend line support, it has violated it again while taking support on the short-term 20-Week MA  Read More

The Canadian Technician

Does Getting Hit with a Money Cannon Ever Hurt?

by Greg Schnell

While I was driving around picking up a curbside order at Canadian Tire Thursday, I was listening to Fast Money. Kevin O'Leary (one of the Fast Money guys) suggests there is no way the stock market stops here. We have so much growth in front of us  Read More

ChartWatchers

Dead Cat Bounce on S&P 500?

by David Keller

When a market makes a quick move lower from an established peak, then quickly rebounds back to the upside, you will hear the dreaded phrase "dead cat bounce" emerge on trading floors  Read More

The MEM Edge

Staples Stocks Spring to Life

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this episode of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen reveals a sector benefiting from increased prices while sharing stocks poised to trade higher. She also reviews names that withstood the downward pressure this week, with an eye toward continued outperformance  Read More

ChartWatchers

How to Best Position Yourself For a Rocky Market Ahead

by John Hopkins

The volatility we've seen in the market of late can be linked to some recent reports showing that inflationary concerns are becoming problematic. More specifically, the Labor Department reported that CPI rose by 0.8%, while the rate of inflation over the past year climbed 4  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Is the Current Market Rally Sustainable?

by Mish Schneider

This past week, dip buyers saved the market from breaking lower. The Retail (XRT) and Regional Banking (KRE) sectors have cleared back over resistance from their 50-day moving averages, followed by the Biotech (IBB) clearing back over its 200-DMA  Read More

ChartWatchers

A Tech ETF Forming A Short-term Bullish Pattern within a Bigger Bullish Pattern

by Arthur Hill

The Cybersecurity ETF (CIBR) was hit with the rest of the tech sector over the last few weeks, but it held the March lows and is on my radar as a possible triangle forms over the last few months  Read More

ChartWatchers

Gold Names Firm Up to 3-Month Highs

by Greg Schnell

I fired through some scans this morning and only one Gold name popped up. Then, after I altered my scan criteria slightly, a plethora of nice setups showed up. In a few weeks, StockCharts will have some new shows regarding scanning  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

GLD Assets Still Lagging Gold's Rise

by Tom McClellan

GLD and IAU are the two largest of the gold bullion exchange-traded notes (ETNs). Not surprisingly, investors like to push money into them and pull money out as gold prices rise and fall. The real fun comes when investors don't follow that model  Read More

The MEM Edge

Chartwise Women Archives: Are Your Stocks Headed Lower?

by Erin Swenlin, Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this restored archive edition of Chartwise Women, Mary Ellen and Erin review ways to tell if it's time to sell your stock or if it's time to buy the dip. (The charts are old, but can still illustrate valuable trading lessons  Read More

The Traders Journal

An 18-Year Living Investment Experiment And Its Most Impactful Conclusions

by Gatis Roze

Last month, Grayson and I had the pleasure of Zooming online to a combined audience of both the Los Angeles and San Diego chapters of the AAII  Read More

Members Only

John Murphy's Market Message

THE NASDAQ SHOWS RELATIVE WEAKNESS AND MAY HOLD KEY TO MARKET DIRECTION

by John Murphy

THE NASDAQ REMAINS IN SHORT-TERM DOWNTREND The tech-dominated Nasdaq market continues to show relative weakness. Chart 1 shows the Nasdaq Composite trading well below its 50-day average and in a short-term downtrend  Read More

DecisionPoint

DP TV: Energy Stock Pullbacks to Exploit

by Carl Swenlin, Erin Swenlin

In this episode of DecisionPoint, Carl and Erin cover a variety of topics. Carl opens the show with his "grab bag" of news items and follows up with his unique view of the markets in general. Both discuss Gold Miners (GDX) and Natural Gas (UNG)  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

The Power of the Plug-In

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Trading Simplified, Dave discusses market timing, staying on the right side of the trend, setups, and volatility using his Trading Simplified Plugin. This video was originally broadcast on May 12th, 2021  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Caution All Around with Transportation Market's Last Hope

by Mish Schneider

On Wednesday, the market continued the prior days' sell-off. This has placed the overall market trend in a pivotal area as more sectors begin to look weak. This can be seen in Mish's Economic Modern Family, which consists of one index and 5 important sectors  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

The Ord Oracle May 11, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Sold long 4/9/21 SPX at 4128.80= gain 6.16%; Long SPX on 3/24/21 at 3889.14. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Sold long SPX on 1/15/21 at 3768.25= gain 10.80%; Long SPX on 10/26/20 at 3400.97  Read More

Members Only

John Murphy's Market Message

SPIKE IN APRIL INFLATION AND RISING BOND YIELDS PUSH STOCKS LOWER

by John Murphy

INFLATION SPIKE BOOSTS BOND YIELDS A spike in April CPI and its inflationary implications is boosting bond yields and hurting stock prices. Chart 1 shows the 10-Year Treasury yield jumping nearly 6 basis points today to 1.68% and close to exceeding its late April peak  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Why Big Tech is Tuesday's Main Focus

by Mish Schneider

On Tuesday, the Nasdaq 100 (QQQ), Russell 2000 (IWM) and S&P 500 (SPY) gapped lower, followed by a rally. One of the most important indices to gap lower was the teach-heavy index QQQ  Read More

Members Only

Martin Pring's Market Roundup

Monday's Falling Dominos May Be Enough to Tip the Short-term Trend to the Downside

by Martin Pring

Many internal short-term indicators are overextended and starting to look vulnerable, but need some kind of a push to tip the near-term technical balance to the bearish side  Read More

Members Only

John Murphy's Market Message

DOW AND S&P OPEN SHARPLY LOWER BUT REMAIN ABOVE SHORT-TERM SUPPORT

by John Murphy

DOW NEARS SHORT-TERM SUPPORT The Dow gapped sharply lower today and inflicted some short-term chart damage  Read More

RRG Charts

Sector Spotlight: It's Not Good Under the Hood

by Julius de Kempenaer

On this edition of StockCharts TV's Sector Spotlight, I kicksoff the show with an overview of last week's rotation in asset classes, immediately blending them with a longer term picture using the weekly RRGs and price charts  Read More

Art's Charts

Non-confirmations show Creeping Correction that Could Expand

by Arthur Hill

The S&P 500 SPDR hit a new high last week, but it was alone at the top because several other major index ETFs did not confirm. In fact, these non-confirmations have been building since March as fewer groups participated  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

What a Weakening Dollar Could Mean for the Market

by Mish Schneider

The Russell 2000 (IWM) and the Nasdaq 100 (QQQ) both broke their 50-day moving averages. Meanwhile, Transportation (IYT) printed another new all-time high. This shows the market's current indecision and choppy nature  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

At the Edge of Chaos: NYAD and SPX Confirm New Up Leg for Rally; WGO Looks Ready to Travel Up Higher Price Roads

by Joe Duarte

Market breadth (NYAD) and at least one major index (SPX) made new highs to close last week, as investors breathed a sigh of relief when the payroll numbers were weaker than expected  Read More

Art's Charts

KRE Breakout Holds and Bodes well for Small-caps

by Arthur Hill

The Regional Bank ETF pattern over the last few months is similar to that of the S&P SmallCap 600 SPDR and Russell 2000 ETF. This is not surprising because the financial services sector accounts for 17.8% of IJR and 16.34% of IWM, and is the second biggest sector for both  Read More

Analyzing India

Week Ahead: NIFTY Within the Falling Channel; RRG Chart Show These Two Defensive Sectors Rolling Over to Improving Quadrant

by Milan Vaishnav

In a week that remained technically important, the markets pulled up from the lows that were marked in two previous weeks. The NIFTY saw a narrower trading range than the week prior  Read More

Trading Places with Tom Bowley

And The Most Accumulated Industry During Earnings Season Is.....

by Tom Bowley

So let me set the stage. At EarningsBeats.com, we're tracking every earnings reaction for companies with $1 billion or more in market capitalization. Through yesterday's close (May 7th), we've now reviewed about 1600 earnings reactions  Read More

ChartWatchers

Base Breakouts Abound Amid Record First Quarter Earnings Season

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

The S&P 500 is reporting the highest year-over-year earnings growth since the markets were emerging from the '08-'09 recession. In fact, over 85% of corporations are reporting first quarter results that are well above their estimates  Read More

ChartWatchers

One Industry That's Failed Miserably During Earnings Season

by Tom Bowley

I could provide a solid list of earnings season failure nominees like semiconductors ($DJUSSC), software ($DJUSSW) and medical equipment ($DJUSAM). However, I'm going to give the award to gambling ($DJUSCA)  Read More

ChartWatchers

Putting Forward a Candidate to Take Over Tech Leadership

by Martin Pring

A couple of weeks ago, I posted an article questioning whether the tech-dominated NASDAQ still had the mojo to lead the market higher. At the time, many sub-surface indicators, such as breadth, volume and relative action, looked weak  Read More

The MEM Edge

New Leadership Areas into Year-End

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this episode of StockCharts TV's The MEM Edge, Mary Ellen reviews top areas that are poised to outperform the markets into the remainder of this year. She also shares ways to uncover stocks in these new groups  Read More

ChartWatchers

RRG Tails Have a Story to Tell

by Julius de Kempenaer

One of the main characteristics of a Relative Rotation Graph is the "tail," which shows us the sector's trajectory through recent history  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Weekly Market Recap Based on 5 Key Sectors and 1 Index

by Mish Schneider

On Friday, non-farm payrolls were announced, with a disappointing 266,000 jobs created compared to the roughly 1 million that economists had predicted. However, the gap in expectations did not result in a market selloff  Read More

Members Only

John Murphy's Market Message

ECONOMICALLY-SENSITIVE STOCKS HAVE BEEN OUTPERFORMING TECHNOLOGY

by John Murphy

TECHNOLOGY HAS BEEN A MARKET LAGGARD With the economy showing signs of strength, money has been rotating into more economically-sensitive sectors at the expense of technology stocks  Read More

Top Advisors Corner

Gold's 13 & 1/2 Month Cycle in Up Phase

by Tom McClellan

There is a dominant cycle in gold prices, with a period of 13 & 1/2 months. But its behavior is more complicated than just saying that gold makes a bottom every 13 & 1/2 months  Read More

DecisionPoint

Chartwise Women: Don't Get Married to Your Stock!

by Erin Swenlin, Mary Ellen McGonagle

In this week's edition of Chartwise Women, Erin and Mary Ellen discuss stocks and their "personalities." Stock personalities come in the form of seasonality, sector, industry group, support and relative strength  Read More

RRG Charts

While Everything is Going Digital, This Stock is Breaking Higher

by Julius de Kempenaer

The Relative Rotation Graph for sectors shows XLB, the Materials sector, powering into the leading quadrant. The RRG at the top of the article shows the rotations of the individual stocks in the Industrials sector, with the tail for IP highlighted  Read More

Don't Ignore This Chart!

Europe is Ready to Turn Around a Long Period of Underperformance

by Julius de Kempenaer

From time to time, I keep an eye on the Relative Rotation Graph showing the rotations of various world markets against the DJ Global Index  Read More

Mish's Market Minute

Which Commodities are the Safest Play to Combat Inflation?

by Mish Schneider

Recently, there has been a surge of articles pertaining to rising inflation, as the Federal Government plans to add more debt with upcoming spending from the infrastructure bill and another stimulus package. Inflation has also become an increasingly touchy topic  Read More

Dave Landry's Trading Simplified

How to Hunt and Trade Alt-Coins

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Trading Simplified, Dave focuses on Profit Centers, what they are, and their dangers and pitfalls  Read More