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Market Analysis & Trade Ideas (video)

Technical analysis on the US stock market, oil, gold, energy stocks & several trade ideas that stand out at this time. There is quite a bit covered in this video so you might want to increase the playback speed of the video (under settings) to 1.25 or 1.5x to reduce the duration.

IWM Approaching Top Of Trading Range, General Market Commentary

Member @jim requested an update on IWM (Russell 2000 Index tracking ETF) which has played a very impressive game of catch-up to the other major US stock indices over the last two sessions following a very sharp period of underperformance. I don't see anything that stands out on the 60-minute chart other than the impressive [...]

Jun 2, 2017 12:12pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds), Gold & Commodities|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on IWM Approaching Top Of Trading Range, General Market Commentary

Monday Morning Market Overview

I wanted to post a quick overview of the financial markets with the near to intermediate-term outlook for most of the major asset classes. Charts & detail commentary will follow on any actionable trading opportunities as well as the active trade ideas on the site. Starting with the US equity markets, despite the market's near-term [...]

May 22, 2017 9:38am|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds), Gold & Commodities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Monday Morning Market Overview

QQQ & SPY Bounce to Resistance, S/T Trend Indicators Rolling Over

After a sharp drop in the first hour of trading, QQQ & SPY have experienced snap-back rallies into resistance with the MACD signal line recently crossing into bearish territory (short-term trend) for the first time in over a month. Note how well the MACD signal line/9-ema has defined the short-term trend as bullish or bearish [...]

Gold, US Equity & Bond Markets

Global equity markets are rallying in a 'risk-on' trade while safe haven assets such as treasury bonds & gold are being sold as a result of the French elections & lessened probability of a Frexit. Here's a snapshot of the risk-on & risk-off assets: Gold, U.S. Treasury Bonds & a few the major US stock [...]

Breakout In Treasury Bonds Likely To Kick-off Stock Market Correction

A breakout above this downtrend line/basing pattern in TLT (Long-term Treasury Bond ETF) should spark a rally in treasury bonds & is very likely to roughly coincide with the beginning of a sell-off in the stock market. Hard to say if that breakout in TLT will come very soon as TLT is somewhat stretched on [...]

Apr 12, 2017 10:46am|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds)|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Breakout In Treasury Bonds Likely To Kick-off Stock Market Correction