Trading Places with Tom Bowley

Bulls Rebound Last Week With A Vengeance

by Tom Bowley

Monday, August 31, 2015 Market Recap for Friday, August 28, 2015 Global markets were mixed on Friday, although most of the action here in the U.S. was positive, albeit on lighter Friday volume... Read More 

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Volatility Explodes, Major Tests Ahead

by Tom Bowley

Welcome to August. Don't look now, but September is right around the corner... Read More 

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Are Energy Stocks Re-fueling?

by Tom Bowley

I have been ignoring much of the energy sector for months as their technical indications suggested weakness would continue... Read More 

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Bottom Fishing: When Is Weakness An Opportunity?

by Tom Bowley

I generally spend a lot of time writing and talking about areas of the market showing strength. The reason? I'm a momentum trader and we're in the midst of a six year bull market. When I trade a stock, I typically would like to see immediate results... Read More 

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Weekly Negative Divergences Suggesting Difficult End Of Summer

by Tom Bowley

There have been more and more areas of the U.S. stock market that are showing signs of slowing momentum to the upside and it's begun taking a toll on several of those areas. Over the past six months, healthcare (XLV) and consumer discretionary (XLY) have outperformed... Read More 

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Making The Case For Buying Individual Stocks

by Tom Bowley

I know many of you prefer the increased safety and diversification of ETFs over trading individual stocks... Read More 

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6 Bullish Continuation Patterns Awaiting Resolution

by Tom Bowley

I've said many times before and I'll continue to repeat it - we must do our homework and then show the necessary patience and discipline to allow trades to set up for us... Read More