S&P 500 Sector Analysis (video)

Technical analysis of the 11 sectors within the S&P 500 Index which helps to provide clues as to the next direction in the broad market. The frequency of videos published lately has increased as the recent developments as well as the current technical posture of the US stock market is at one of the most critical levels in years. As the stock market is simply a sum of its parts, by closely monitoring the eleven sectors that comprise the S&P 500, we should be able to gain some early insight as to whether or not the stock market will break or [...]

Feb 8, 2018 1:43pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Long Trade Ideas Updated

Slow day in the market as I suspected as the market is in a holding pattern with the first two of the 5 market leading FAAMG stocks scheduled to report after the market close today (FB & MSFT). The fireworks could start after the closing bell today & continue throughout the rest of this week as the other FAAMG stocks & over 1/5 of the S&P 500 components finish reporting, with volatility likely to continue into next week &  beyond. As I'm not trading today I've taken the time to update the Long Trade Ideas on the site. All of the [...]

Jan 31, 2018 5:16pm|Categories: Completed Trades - Long|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Stock Market, Gold & Commodities Analysis (video)

Technical analysis on the US stock market, gold, silver, platinum, GDX, crude oil, utilities & various agricultural commodities & ETFs. Playback speed can be increased in the settings to reduce the duration of the video.

Peak Earnings Week

This week will, by far, be the most important week of this earnings season with a total of 119 companies in the S&P 500 index reporting. This week will also see all five of the market leading FAAMG stocks (FB, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT & GOOGL) reporting along with a slew of other market leading stocks. As such, one should expect an increase in volatility & opening gaps. There is a link for an earnings calendar located on the home page sidebar under 'Tools of the Trade" along with an economic calendar with the potential market moving reports denoted with a red [...]

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.