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On Approximate Valuation Methods
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 - Apr 17, 2014

The growth of corporations is always constrained by something.  The trick is figuring out what the “something” is.  Tonight, I am here to simplify it for you. Financial businesses that are ...

 
Thursday Lower Unless ES Pivot Passed
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 - Apr 17, 2014

The Hoot Actionable ideas for the busy trader delivered daily right up front Thursday lower if ES stays below pivot, else higher. ES pivot 1850.08. Holding below is bearish. Next week bias ...

 
Will Third Time Be The Charm For Dow?
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 - Apr 17, 2014

Mobile Usage Hurts Google The easiest way for investors to become more decisive in the financial markets is for earnings to justify higher stock prices. While after-hours quotes should always be taken...

 
S&P 500 Snapshot: Rally Day 3, Back In The Green For 2014
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 - Apr 17, 2014

When the US market opened yesterday, Japan's Nikkei had closed with a massive 3.01% gain and the DJ Euro Stoxx 50 was in rally mode, ultimately to log a 1.54% advance. The Federal Reserve had ...

 
Time To Sign Up For Netflix
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 - Apr 17, 2014

I have never subscribed to Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX). No House of Cards for me. My streaming has all been through Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). But it seems it is time to get involved. Well with the stock ...

 
Swing Trading Watch-List: STX, UTHR, HP, ESRX, GTAT
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 - Apr 17, 2014
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Here's last night's watch-list for today's trading: Long United Therapeutics (NASDAQ:UTHR) Long Seagate Technology Holdings (NASDAQ:STX) Long Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HP) Short Express Scripts ...

 
SharePlanner Reversal Indicator: A Shallow Bottom
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 - Apr 17, 2014

Bullish signs are creeping in again on the SharePlanner Reversal Indicator and they are aligning nicely on the weekly and daily time frames.  Here's the Daily SPRI:  The Weekly is a bit  more ...

 
GM’s Head And Shoulders
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 - Apr 17, 2014

A reader wrote me yesterday, asking if the head and shoulders on General Motors (NYSE:GM) was rendered moot due to its violation of the neckline (see green circle). I don’t think it has. What ...

 
Twitter Surges On Gnip Buy, New Hire
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 - Apr 17, 2014

Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) recently announced that it is acquiring Gnip, one of its four long-time data partners. Investors’ sentiments were positively impacted by the news as the share price surged ...

 
Data, Fed Bolster Global Rally
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 - Apr 16, 2014

Stocks built on early gains, closing Wednesday afternoon near their best levels of the session after the Federal Reserve said the nation's economy was showing signs of regaining strength following a ...

 
Chart Inversion Overcomes Bias
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 - Apr 16, 2014

Warren Buffett famously said he’s not a fan of technical analysis because he got the same answer when he turned the charts upside down. Yet as a technical analyst, I’ve found that inverting a chart ...

 
Watch This Bakken Oil Play
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 - Apr 16, 2014

The strength in this market is with Crude Oil, as both the spot price and oil stocks are holding up very well. While the broader market has been experiencing a well-deserved price retrenchment, both ...

 
Small Caps, Large Caps And Foreign Risk
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 - Apr 16, 2014

By now we all know that the mainstream media looks for the most headline-grabbing story and then pumps it up some more. So if you have been following the financial markets this way then you are likely...

 
When The Soxx Turns Red
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 - Apr 16, 2014

The Semi Conductor index is known as the (SOXX.O). The above chart highlights that when the Soxx index peaked and turned lower at (1) in 2000 & 2007, the S&P 500 soon followed this ...

 
United Power Technology  
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 - Apr 16, 2014

Powering growth through exportsUnited Power Technology AG (UP7G.F) is pursuing a strategy intended to set it apart from Chinese contractors manufacturing commodity-type generators. This is based on ...

 
CCE, JNJ: Positive Through November
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 - Apr 16, 2014

Upcoming US Events for Today: Housing Starts for March will be released at 8:30am.   The market expects 965K versus 907K previous.   Building Permits are expected to post a marginal decline of 1.010M ...

 
Xaar Q1 IMS  
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 - Apr 16, 2014

Q1 as expectedXaar (XAR.LSE)’s Q1 IMS confirms that trading has been in line with historic seasonal patterns, with a quiet January and February followed by a pick-up in March. As previously ...