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October 2019

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Tom McClellan: EEM Leading The Way Higher

by Tom McClellan

The S&P 500 has now finally broken out above its declining tops line, closing at a new all-time high. Whether it could do so was in doubt for a while, but we had a strong hint that it was coming from this week's chart... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 29, 2019

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes: Flat. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 1/29/19 at 21.96. Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes: Sold long term SPX on 10/24/19 at 3010.29=gain 1.49%; Long SPX on 10/14/19 at 2966.15... Read More 

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Larry Williams: The Unknown Great Growth Stocks

by Larry Williams

On this episode of Larry Williams' StockCharts TV series Real Trading with Larry Williams, Larry shares some "Shocking Facts of Trading" and takes viewers through stocks and commodities like Chipotle, Macy's, Cocoa, Swiss Franc, Gold and more... Read More 

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Dave Landry: Setting Stops

by Dave Landry

In this edition of Dave Landry's StockCharts TV series Trading Simplified, Dave discusses the process of setting up an initial protective stop, a key point toward ensuring success as a trader... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Volumetility

by Tom McClellan

Brokerage firms have been bemoaning the declining amounts of share volume versus a few years ago. Trading volume equals commissions, or at least it used to before Schwab led the race to the bottom and went to zero commissions on online retail trades... Read More 

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Jeff Weiss: Risk Management Reflections in a Time of Turbulence

by Jeff Weiss

Living through the vicious 1973-1974 bear market seared the importance of risk management into my market soul. That slide, one of the worst since the 1929-1932 market collapse, taught me some life-long lessons that I'd like to share with you after 40 years in the business... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 22, 2019

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes: Flat. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 1/29/19 at 21.96. Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes: Long SPX on 10/14/19 at 2966.15... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Eurodollar COT Model Calls For Continued Rates Drop

by Tom McClellan

Short-term interest rates have been falling, pushing the Federal Reserve to cut its own Fed Funds rate target. This week's chart says that there is still a lot further for rates to fall... Read More 

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Larry Williams: Outlook for the Stock Market

by Larry Williams

On this episode of Larry Williams' StockCharts TV series Real Trading with Larry Williams, Larry takes a close look at Visa (V), including its recent accumulation divergence and its cycle forecast... Read More 

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Dave Landry: In Action - Trade Walkthroughs

by Dave Landry

In this of Dave Landry's StockCharts TV series Trading Simplified, Dave fleshes out his style of money management, his personal trading psychology and his trading methodology. He also presents a new "mystery chart" and hosts a Q&A session with viewers... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 15, 2019

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes: Flat. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 1/29/19 at 21.96. Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes: Long SPX on 10/14/19 at 2966.15. Above is the chart of the VIX of the VIX (VVIX). The VVIX trades opposite of the SPY... Read More 

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Larry Williams: What Does the Future Hold?

by Larry Williams

The second installment of Larry Williams' StockCharts TV series Real Trading with Larry Williams. In this episode, Larry takes a deeper look into the futures market and what traders should be keeping an eye out for in the months ahead... Read More 

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Dave Landry: Recognizing New Trends Early

by Dave Landry

The second installment of Dave Landry's StockCharts TV series Trading Simplified. In this episode, Dave covers simple ways to identify when the price trend is changing, including a discussion on first thrusts and bowties... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Seasonal Inflection Point Has Moved Earlier

by Tom McClellan

Just over a year ago, I wrote here about how annual seasonality has undergone a change compared to how it used to act years ago. We all know about how November-to-April is the strong period for seasonality, and then we are supposed to "Sell in May and go away... Read More 

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Tim Taschler: A Quick Look at Silver

by Tim Taschler

I don't trade silver too often, but I do watch it as it is an important component of the precious metal complex. One thing I've noticed is that when silver gets outside of the Bollinger Bands on a monthly chart - especially when it is above the upper band - a correction occurs... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle October 8, 2019

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes: Flat. Monitor purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 1/29/19 at 21.96. Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes: Sold SPX 7/5/19 & 2990.41= gain 2.63%. The second window up from the bottom is the SPY/VIX ratio with a 10-period moving average... Read More 

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Larry Williams: Great Growth Stocks and More

by Larry Williams

The first episode of Larry Williams' StockCharts TV series Real Trading with Larry Williams. You can learn from Larry about his trading philosophy, as well as his take on actively-traded futures including T-Bonds, Crude Oil, Gold, S&P 500 Eminis and the US Dollar... Read More 

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Dave Landry: A Trader's Journey to Trading Simplified

by Dave Landry

The first installment of Dave Landry's StockCharts TV series Trading Simplified... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: AAII Survey Shows Sentiment Washout

by Tom McClellan

The American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) releases its weekly survey of its members' every Thursday, and this week shows a pretty big spread between the bulls (21%) and the bears (39%)... Read More 

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Mark Young: Wall Street Sentiment -- A Never-Before Technical Reading. Could THIS Be the Top?

by Mark Young

In our last submission, things looked pretty good in the big picture and on the intermediate-term... Read More 

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W.H.C. Bassetti: Downside gap and runaway prices cause us to flatten our accounts...

by W.H.C. Bassetti

The downside gap and 500-point Dow fall have caused us to virtually flatten our positions and go to the bleachers... Read More