XLP + Consumer Staples Analysis & Trade Ideas (video)

Technical Analysis of the Consumer Staples sector via XLP along with several of the top components that made offer objective swing trading opportunities. The video covers both the outlook for the Consumer Staples sector as well as the top components, many of which appear to be setting up as both long & short swing trading [...]

Sep 28, 2017 10:53am|Categories: Equity Market Analysis|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Short Trades Updated

The following short trades will be moved to the Completed Trades (Short) category as they have either exceed the previous suggested stop (or any reasonable stop, if none suggested) or the technicals no longer warrant remaining short at this time. Several of the Active Short trades still look to offer objective entries or add-ons at [...]

Oct 10, 2014 3:24pm|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Short Trades Updated

Price Target Added to the COST Short Trade

COST weekly Jan 10th One additional price target has been added to the COST short trade, which triggered a short entry on the weekly close below the long-term uptrend line on the Dec 13th.  As COST continued to climb for months before the stock finally printed a weekly close below the trendline (following [...]

Jan 10, 2014 12:46pm|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |Comments Off on Price Target Added to the COST Short Trade

COST Update

Following the intra-week breakdown, COST managed to close solidly back above the uptrend line last week, thereby not signaling an entry as per the weekly chart.  COST remains as a short setup pending a weekly close below the uptrend line while the aggressive short trade based upon the intra-week breakdown will be considered stopped out [...]

Oct 17, 2013 11:37am|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |Comments Off on COST Update

COST Short Entry & Setup

COST will trigger a long-term swing short entry on a weekly close below this nearly 5 year uptrend line or at current levels for more aggressive traders as prices backtest the pattern from below following today's quarterly earnings disappointment induced gap lower.  COST is currently backtesting the nearly 5 year bull market uptrend line after [...]

Oct 9, 2013 2:11pm|Categories: Completed Trades - Short|Tags: |Comments Off on COST Short Entry & Setup

Attractive Short Entries

I'm balancing working through some of the programming issues on the site today with trying to post some of the short-side trade ideas that look to be currently offering an objective entry or add-on.  In fact, I have an unusually large amount of very attractive short candidates on my watch-list and with today's large gap [...]

Sep 3, 2013 2:28pm|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Attractive Short Entries