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A Different Market Pattern

by Mish Schneider

Pre-pandemic, once the Trump administration took office, we saw a new pattern emerge. Before the world went on lockdown, the market moved up and down (with some autonomously strong exceptions in tech), based on headlines from the President himself... Read More 

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Lots of Instruments Launched - and Almost Launched - Today

by Mish Schneider

By the time you read this, NASA will have canceled its scheduled launch to send the first humans in space in nearly a decade. Regardless, SpaceX's Crew Dragon Capsule, with Bob Benhken and Doug Hurley (astronauts) aboard, represents a great era for the USA... Read More 

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Oil & Gas

by Mish Schneider

I knew that this picture would become one for the history textbooks! A while back, we pondered whether the worst of the oil market debacle was over. Currently, that depends on a lot of "ifs": If OPEC adheres to its 9.7 million barrels a day. If Russia sticks to its 8... Read More 

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Virtually Travel the World and Make Money! (+Video)

by Mish Schneider

I have spent most of the time in 2020 analyzing, writing and speaking about the US markets and commodities. Therefore, I thought it time to explore the International ETF Country Funds. I have vetted them for you... Read More 

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Masks Off - Or is That Risk Off?

by Mish Schneider

Tuesday night, we reminisced that, on February 5th, I wrote in a blog, "Although the last couple of days brought back euphoria into the market, with volatility hanging tough, one should be prepared for anything." That sentiment remains true right now... Read More 

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Moderna and Volatility Index Flashing a Warning

by Mish Schneider

A warning does not necessarily have to become a full-blown sign to head for the exits. But it is, nevertheless, a warning. The last time I saw a warning from VXX or the Volatility ETF, was in February... Read More 

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Historic Market Divergence - What Should You Trade? (+ Video)

by Mish Schneider

Stanley Druckenmiller recently came out and said that the market has never been this disconnected from reality - and that the risk/reward has never been this bad... Read More 

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Checking in with the Economic Modern Family

by Mish Schneider

Last night, I wrote about the compression in the weekly gold chart. Today, gold closed green, but did not take out 162 (GLD) or the top of last week's trading range high. This is super exciting to watch unfold... Read More 

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What is Compression? Four Inside Weeks in GLD

by Mish Schneider

Compression is defined as the decrease in volume of any object or substance resulting from applied stress. Compression may be undergone by solids, liquids, and gases and by living systems. And, apparently, by gold. What is the applied stress in gold? First off, too many bears... Read More 

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Biotechnology Sector Rocks to All-Time Highs

by Mish Schneider

A week ago, I wrote a blog article titled "The Beauty of the Biotechnology ETF Channel." I began by writing, "If there is one area to watch should the market have another run up, it is Biotechnology (IBB). "The channel lines that are perfectly parallel, going back to 2015... Read More 

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Why the Bullish Dollar Theory is Wrong (+ Video)

by Mish Schneider

Maybe I just love a contrarian view. My Dollar theory differs from so many analysts. First, I know that the traditional relationship between the Dollar, commodities and the stock market holds for a while, then completely shifts according to each economic cycle... Read More 

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How's the Market? Depends on Whose Room You Visit

by Mish Schneider

To follow up on the daily article featuring the weekly channel in Biotechnology (IBB): Since this is a weekly chart, what matters most is the weekly close... Read More 

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The Beauty of the Biotechnology ETF Channel

by Mish Schneider

If there is one area to watch should the market have another run up, it is Biotechnology (IBB). The channel lines that are perfectly parallel, going back to 2015. Since this is a weekly chart, what matters most is the weekly close... Read More 

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Big Earnings Tuesday in Two Different Megatrends

by Mish Schneider

In the transportation sector, which is weakening partly because of Buffett's weekend comments, there is one area that is doing a lot better. Want to fly coast to coast? Not so much. Want to go to outer space? Sign me up! Virgin Galactic (SPCE) reports May 5th... Read More 

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A Trip to the 70s Using Old-School Charting (+ Video)

by Mish Schneider

In my April 31st presentation on StockCharts (which aired earlier today on StockCharts TV), I begin by walking you through the Economic Modern Family (Russell 2000, Retail, Biotechnology, Regional Banks, Transportation, Semiconductors) using nothing but pure price... Read More