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Tom McClellan: Treasury-Bund Spread Gives Early Warning of the End

by Tom McClellan

The 28-year record high spread between 10-year T-Notes and German 10-year “bunds” is finally starting to narrow just a bit. This is a warning that the great bull market in stock prices from the 2009 low is in its last stages. But it is not done yet... Read More 

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David Keller: Candle Patterns for Long-Term Investors

by David Keller

"The average long-term experience in investing is never surprising, but the short-term experience is always surprising." -Charles Ellis I have spent much of my career working with long-term investors to generate ideas and manage risk using technical analysis... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle June 28, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Short SPX 6/26/17 at 2439.07. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 6/22/17 at 22.36 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. On Yesterday’s report we said, “The top window is the three day average of the Equity Put/Call ratio... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Narrow Range for McClellan Oscillator

by Tom McClellan

June 23, 2017 A quiet market is one of the hallmarks of a price top, when no one seems to care enough about risk to move the market very much in either direction... Read More 

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David England: Ask the Professor - Has Oil Bottomed?

by David England

Today I answer your question, has Oil bottomed? Let’s review the $WTIC chart I designed for an interview in early June. Key Points... 1. Top Box-WTIC is NOT trading opposite of the US Dollar-see red box 2. Second Box-WTIC is trading with an inverse .77 correlation to the SPX 3... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle June 21, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Short SPX 6/19/17 at 2453.46. Monitoring purposes GOLD: neutral. Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. Today the SPY gap down and left an open gap. Today’s decline tested yesterday’s gap up... Read More 

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Tom McClellan:Correlation Between VIX and SP500

by Tom McClellan

When the normally inverse correlation between the VIX Index and the SP500 gets crazy, if offers us a great message. That is the point behind this week’s chart, which is based on a great observation by Jesse Felder of www.TheFelderReport.com... Read More 

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David Keller: Dialing Up Data Viz

by David Keller

“The greatest value of a picture is when it forces us to notice what we never expected to see.” -John Tukey I recently attended the Bloomberg Buy-side Forum in New York where I appeared on a panel on the future of the Buy-side Analyst... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle June 14, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Sold long SPX 5/23/17 at 2398.42 = +1.76%; Long SPX 5/17/17 at 2357.03. Monitoring purposes GOLD: neutral. Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. Above is a two hour chart of the SPY. To bottom window is the 10 period moving average of the TRIN... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: The Unexplainable 4-Year Rerun

by Tom McClellan

President Obama and President Trump are entirely different types of leaders. No one would contest that... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: When Not To Go Short Volatility

by Tom McClellan

The VIX is a supposed “volatility index”, but it does not really measure actual volatility. Instead, it measures what options traders think about volatility... Read More 

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David Keller: Handling Home Bias

by David Keller

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” -Saint Augustine With the prevalence of ETFs covering global markets, as well as improved access to global exchanges, there are more opportunities than ever to create a broadly diversified portfolio... Read More