Top Advisors Corner

March 2018

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How To Prosper During These Volatile Markets - Three Keys To Keep You In The Game

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

It’s been a wild ride for investors over the last 2 months as the markets have gyrated on a regular basis. In fact, the widely watched VIX – better known as the Volatility Index – has just posted its biggest quarterly rise since the 3rd quarter of 2011... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: What Really Drives the Arms Index

by Tom McClellan

Earlier this month, the technical analysis community mourned the passing of Richard Arms, the creator of the eponymous Arms Index. You can read an obituary by Jonathan Arter here... Read More 

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David Keller: Taking the 200-Day Temperature

by David Keller

I show the 200-day moving average on about 90% of my charts. I do so not because of its incredible predictive power, but more because it tells me the overall trend... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Crude Oil Swooping Up On Schedule

by Tom McClellan

The movements of gold prices lead similar movements in crude oil about 20 months later. So if you watch what gold has already done, you can see the script for what oil prices are going to do. It does not work perfectly; it is merely amazing, not perfect... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: High Grade Bond Summation Index Oversold

by Tom McClellan

March 14, 2018 The world was convinced that inflation was imminent, that bond yields were rising, and thus that investors ought to dump anything bond related... Read More 

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Mary Ellen McGonagle: Let Next Cycle's Winners Reveal Themselves To You Now.

by Mary Ellen McGonagle

Studying Action Beneath Markets Surface During A Correction Will Set You Up For Success Once Market Pressures Subside. I’ve been closely following the markets for over 25 years now with my largest stretch taking place while working with top fund managers around the world... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: A Follow-Up On 3 Charts

by Tom McClellan

We are at a fascinating turning point in the market’s path, and it is worth reviewing some recent Chart In Focus stories to see how they turned out, and to look at what might lie ahead... Read More 

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Scott Carney: Steel is the Real Deal

by Scott Carney

With the recent news about tariffs on imports, US steel stocks may benefit over the long run. Currently, the news situation has a market catalyst to send US steelmakers there... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: It's the Fed, Yanking The Punchbowl

by Tom McClellan

March 02, 2018 We were having a perfectly nice low-volatility uptrend until Jan. 26, and everyone was happy... Read More