Top Advisors Corner

August 2015

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Gene Inger: The Inger Letter August 31, 2015

by Gene Inger

The $64 Question - is whether the leveraged funds thrown-at the opening on Monday, truly a 'flash crash' beyond the definition (because it was so swift) is a valid 'V-bottom', or 'an event' such as we had in the Summer/Fall of 2007 prior to a rebound, renewed complacency, and the... Read More 

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Martha Stokes: Sell Short Topping Formations

by Martha Stokes

How to Identify the New Top Patterns Sooner One of the challenges for Technical Traders is learning the new Topping and Bottoming formations that have emerged in the past few years. The Sell Short Topping Formations in the current market can be a surprise for traders... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Correctly Defining "Bear Market"

by Tom McClellan

I am starting a personal crusade to expunge the notion of “10% is a correction and 20% is a bear market” from our collective lexicon. It is among the most meaningless, useless, and untrue statements out there... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle August 26, 2015

by Tim Ord

Monitoring purposes SPX: long SPX on 8/21/15 at 1970.89. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Flat Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Flat It appears a bear market has started. The above charts will help to pick out the next major low... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Eurodollar COT Says Ugly Drop Is Still Ahead of US

by Tom McClellan

The ugly decline I have been forecasting for almost a year now seems to have gotten an early start, thanks to word of that forecast getting out to a larger audience... Read More 

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Martha Stokes: Dynamics of a High Frequency Trading Gap Down

by Martha Stokes

List of Indicator Signals Revealed Rotation Disney stock has been under Quiet Rotation™ for over a year as Giant Funds quietly and slowly reduced the number of held shares in their portfolios using Dark Pools, in expectation of a slow-down for Disney business... Read More 

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Gene Inger: The Inger Letter August 20, 2015

by Gene Inger

Overloaded 'capital market' - debt, remains the 'secret sauce' of this decline, that is masked by excessive talk about Fed policy or even short-term trading... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle - August 19, 2015

by Tim Ord

Monitoring purposes SPX: Sold long SPX on 7/16/15 at 2124.29= gain 1.05%. Long SPX on 6/25/15 at 2102.31. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Flat Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Flat This week is option expiration weeks which normally has a bullish bias... Read More 

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Martha Stokes: Breakouts to the Downside

by Martha Stokes

How to Identify Shift of Sentiment™ Patterns Prior to a Top One of the more frustrating patterns for many Technical and Retail Traders are the Flat Tops that form today. These new Topping Formations surprise many traders and result in whispaw trades and losses... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Shanghai's Crash

by Tom McClellan

The rapid drop in the Chinese stock market earlier this summer has brought out a lot of comparisons to the U.S. stock market crashes of 1929 and 1987... Read More 

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Gene Inger: The Inger Letter August 14, 2015

by Rachel Ackley

Delusional markets - at this point increasingly reveal that analysts really are at pains to defend bullish arguments; pinning everything on 'bad news is good news' for markets... Read More 

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Jack Steiman: Reversal.......2070/2075 SP 500 Holds Yet Again...Sentiment Improving...

by Jack Steiman

What a reversal today. The SP was starting to lose trend line support at 2070/2075 with a reading as low as 2052. A full percent below... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle - August 12, 2015

by Tim Ord

Monitoring purposes SPX: Sold long SPX on 7/16/15 at 2124.29= gain 1.05%. Long SPX on 6/25/15 at 2102.31... Read More 

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Tushar Chande: S&P 500 Technical Analysis: It's 2011 All Over Again

by Tushar Chande

Introduction The S&P 500 index (SPX) has been consolidating since March, 2015, hemmed in by weak GDP data, head-line grabbing crises in Europe and the looming lift-off in interest rates from the US Federal Reserve... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Peso's Message For Crude Oil

by Tom McClellan

I confess that I am not a “currencies guy”, but watching the currencies can be terribly interesting because of the fascinating correlations to other price series. The chart above looks at the price of crude oil in the U.S. and the exchange rate of the Mexican peso to the U.S... Read More 

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Jack Steiman: Market Swinging Wildly.....No Change....Sentiment Still Unwinding....Transports Improving...

by Jack Steiman

It's a fact we've all gotten used to. At least I hope you have by now. Today yet another day that makes no sense thus it does... Read More 

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Alan Newman: Crosscurrents - August 4, 2015

by Alan Newman

Rationales & Targets The easy inference is that record margin debt helped greatly to bring down Chinese stocks and the easier inference is the same will happen to U.S. stocks... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle - August 4, 2015

by Tim Ord

Monitoring purposes SPX: Sold long SPX on 7/16/15 at 2124.29= gain 1.05%. Long SPX on 6/25/15 at 2102.31. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Flat Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Flat We have been looking at the symmetry of the market and is appears to be continuing... Read More 

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Tushar Chande: AAPL Downside Targets

by Tushar Chande

Introduction We need another close below 119 to confirm the potential quadruple top in Apple. We can use this breakdown to develop some down-side price targets... Read More 

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Martha Stokes: 5 Tips for Selling Short Success Identifying Bounce Areas in a Downtrend Stock

by Martha Stokes

Technical Traders Have Decided Advantage for Selling Short Topping patterns have undergone dramatic changes in the past decade due to Market Structure changes which have created new types of venues, orders, routing, and Market Participants... Read More