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October 2017

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Tom McClellan: Bond McClellan Oscillator Almost Oversold

by Tom McClellan

October 27, 2017 When we talk about “the McClellan Oscillator”, we usually mean the indicator calculated on the Advance-Decline (A-D) numbers from the NYSE. But a McClellan Oscillator can be calculated on any sort of breadth data... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 25, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; long SPX 10/16/17 at 2557.64. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Covered short GDX at 23.23 on 10/20/17 =gain 2.56%; Short GDX on 10/13/17 at 23.84. Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. Yesterday the Tick closed at -347 and the TRIN at 1... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: AAPL Not Confirming Market's Higher Highs

by Tom McClellan

The share price of Apple Corp (Nasdaq: AAPL) is not making higher highs along with the Nasdaq 100 Index, and historically that has indicated a problem for the overall market... Read More 

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David Keller: Discovering Downtrends

by David Keller

As part of my regular screen for stocks that are oversold, I came across Discovery Communications, LLC (DISCA). This chart reminds me that it is incredibly unwise to follow RSI as a standalone indicator... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 18, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; long SPX 10/16/17 at 2557.64. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Short GDX on 10/13/17 at 23.84. Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. The Total put call ratio (CPC) closed yesterday at 1.17. Total put call ratio (CPC) closing at 1... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Treasury-Bund Spread Says Dollar Has More Room to Fall

by Tom McClellan

In Dec. 2016, the monthly closing spread between yields on U.S. 10-year Treasury Notes and the equivalent debt instrument from Germany was 2.24 percentage points, the highest reading we have seen since the 1980s... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 11, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Short SPX on 8/30/17 at 2457.59. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Sold 10/10/17 GDX at 23.57= gain 2.34%; Long GDX on 10/2/17 at 23.05 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Another Narrow Range for McClellan Oscillator

by Tom McClellan

Back in June, I introduced you to the indicator in this week’s chart, which examines how much movement the McClellan Oscillator has had over the preceding 15 trading days... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 4, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Short SPX on 8/30/17 at 2457.59. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/2/17 at 23.05 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. There is a cycle high due October 3 which can arrive early or late... Read More