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March 4, 2017

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Welcome to the latest edition of ChartWatchers, the newsletter for technical analysts, online investors, StockCharts users and more. In addition to this week's articles, don't forget to check out the Site News (below) for some important announcements and updates about what's going on around StockCharts this month!


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Site News

Exclusive Webinar with Arthur Hill Next Saturday

We're excited to announce that Arthur Hill will be joining Tom Bowley and Greg Schnell for an exclusive StockCharts webinar next Saturday, March 11th, at 11:00am ET. Arthur will share his detailed analysis of the current market climate, describe what he's seeing on the charts and present his outlook for where the markets are heading. By attending the webinar live, you'll have a chance to submit your questions, get answers from Arthur, Tom or Greg and become part of the show. When registration opens next week, visit our Webinars page at to save your spot!

Our New "Getting Started" Series, Now Online!

Earlier this year, we launched our "Getting Started with StockCharts" email series, sent to all new StockCharts members when they first sign up. This set of seven informational emails was specifically designed to guide new StockCharts members through all of the tools and features on the site, and help them get the most out of their StockCharts membership. After an overwhelmingly positive response to this series, we've realized that this helpful information is valuable to all StockCharts members, not just our new subscribers. So, we've recently created a new online version of our "Getting Started with StockCharts" series, which can be found in the Support Center! We strongly encourage all StockCharts users to explore these helpful articles. Click Here to explore the "Getting Started" series now!

This Week's Articles

The Market Message

Two-Year Treasury Yield Reaches Seven-Year High, Dollar Turns Up

Article Image Chart 1 shows the 2-Year Treasury yield climbing above 1.30% on Thursday, for the first time in seven years. That shorter term yield is more sensitive to the potential for a rate hike than longer-range maturities. That suggests that fixed income traders are taking expectations for a March rate hike by the Fed more seriously. Fed fund futures Wednesday placed the odds for a
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Bookstore Special

Art's Charts

Actual Price Action versus Relative Price Action

Article Image The price relative tells us how a stock is performing relative to a market benchmark, such as the S&P 500. Even though this relative performance indicator is good for measuring relative momentum, it does not always tell the entire story. A stock can show weakness in relative momentum, but still have a bullish chart and a bullish setup worth taking. Let's investigate further. Chartists...
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The Canadian Technician

5 Foreign Markets Are At Must Watch Levels

Article Image The USA has been a bit of an island in terms of the global markets. It continues to push above previous all-time-highs and usually leads global markets higher. This week is an interesting week as Germany, India, Canada, and Australia are all trying to break through to new highs. Notice the spike in the German market on the last high in 2015. It rolled over the next week and it has taken
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Trading Places

Treasury Yields Rising As Home Construction Breaks To 10 Year High

Article Image The FOMC will be meeting to discuss a potential rate hike in less than two weeks. A hike would continue the hawkish tone that began when the FOMC increased interest rates in December 2015 for the first time in nine years. It was about six months later that the 10 year treasury yield ($TNX) began its ascent after first printing a double bottom. Check out this 10
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InvestEd Central

Patience in an Overbought Market

Article Image The rise in the major indexes since the election has been stunning. The S&P alone is up over 15% in just over 3 months. That would be a terrific year by any measure. The Dow was up 18% since the election at its all time high on Wednesday, And the NASDAQ was up 17% during the same period when it hit its all time high on Wednesday. In looking at the Dow I am seeing things that I haven't seen...
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Chart Spotlight: Exxon-Mobil (XOM) Reveals Possibilities

Article Image During the DecisionPoint Report webinars I've added a "chart spotlight". For those of you who were members of the original DecisionPoint website, you probably remember Carl's "Chart Spotlight" on Fridays. Viewers and readers offer up some symbol suggestions via Twitter (@_DecisionPoint) and I determine, based on the chart, whether there is useful information to glean using our trusty
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The Traders Journal

The Secret of Making an Investment Methodology Produce Consistent Profits

Article Image "I have heard many men talk intelligently, even brilliantly, about something – only to see them proven powerless when it comes to acting on what they believe. Investors must act in time." -- Bernard Baruch There is a fine line between embracing your methodology, trading it, trusting it, understanding all its nuances, strengths and weaknesses versus never truly trusting your...
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