Semiconductor Sector Analysis (video)

Technical analysis of the semiconductor sector via SOXX & the leading semiconductors stocks as well as the leading chip equipment & materials stocks providing both the near-term as well as the longer-term outlook for the sector as well as the leading semiconductor stocks. The following ETF & stocks are covered in this order: SOXX, ASML, AMAT, LRCX, KLAC, OLED, IPGP, TER, TSM, INTC, NVDA, TXN, QCOM & AVGO.

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Semis Approaching Trendline Support

The semiconductor sector is approaching the key primary uptrend line support following the recent divergent high. The sector still looks poised for a significant correction with a sell signal to come on a break & close below these respective trendlines on the following three semiconductor ETFs; SOXX, SMH & XSD. Additional confirmation for a sell signal on the semiconductor sector will come on a breakdown of the largest semiconductor stock, TSM (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.). TSM is currently sitting precariously on its 2+ year, very well-defined primary uptrend line, also following a divergent high/bearish rising wedge formation & will [...]

Semiconductor Analysis & General Trading Tips (video)

Analysis of the semiconductor sector via the ETFs; SOXX, SMH & XSD along with TSM. Also discussed are some general considerations & strategies when swing trading or investing. The video playback speed can be increased via the settings icon at the bottom right to reduce playback time. I've also inserted static images of the charts covered in that video below along with my take on BRKS, which was discussed in the video using a member's chart. The chart of MPWR below was posted in the trading room earlier today as a potential trade setup in the semiconductor sector as well. When [...]

Semiconductor Sector & ETF Analysis (video)

This video provides analysis of the semiconductor sector via $SOXX (PHLX Semiconductor Index) & the 3 major semiconductor ETFs: SOXX, SMH & XSD. Also discussed are the pros & cons of trading the 3x leveraged ETFs, including SOXL & SOXS. The factors affecting the performance of leveraged ETFs when held for extended periods of time, which are often detrimental but can be very advantageous at times, apply not only to SOXS & SOXL but all leveraged ETFs in general. Price targets & trade entry points & key developments to watch for are covered as well.

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