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Stock Markets Analysis & Opinion

Andrew Thrasher
Which Sectors Are Leading The Market?
By Andrew Thrasher - Oct 23, 2014

With the increase in volatility over the last several weeks, I think it’s time to check back in on sector relative performance. While the U.S. equity market as a whole has gotten rocked since it’s ...

Alan Gula
4 Severely Flawed Portfolios
By Alan Gula - Oct 23, 2014

If you can predict the future with certainty, then stop reading. This article isn’t for you. But if you’re simply human, like the rest of us, you shouldn’t construct your portfolio as if you’re ...

Petros Steriotis
Dow Jones Still Above August Low
By Petros Steriotis - Oct 23, 2014

DJIA found resistance in the 16.600/16.650 area as it seems that it was quite “overbought” in the short term. Moreover, the 200-day MA is @ 16.585, so pressure there did not really come out ...

Tech Talk
Stock Market Outlook: October 23, 2014
By Tech Talk  - Oct 23, 2014

**NEW** As part of the ongoing process to offer new and up-to-date information regarding seasonal and technical investing, we are adding a section to the daily reports that details the stocks that are...

Steve Miley
S&P 500 Recovery Trend Aims Still Higher
By Steve Miley - Oct 23, 2014

S&P 500 base and recovery trend aims still higherA high level digestion through midweek of the surge through 1906.0 and next targets 1918.0 and 1931.25 to reinforce the shift back to a bullish tone ...

The Night Owl Trader
Thursday Lower
By The Night Owl Trader  - Oct 23, 2014

The Hoot Actionable ideas for the busy trader delivered daily right up front Thursday lower, low confidence. ES pivot 1929.67. Holding below is bearish. Friday bias uncertain technically. Monthly ...

Trader Moe
SPY Put-Call Ratio Back At Neutral
By Trader Moe  - Oct 23, 2014

The SPDR S&P 500 (ARCA:SPY) put-call ratio made a hard move up to its 20 dma on a big jump in open interest today.SPY put volume dropped today by 15%. SPY call volume dropped by 43%.The Cairo ...

Trader Moe
New Potential Price Channel On ES Chart
By Trader Moe  - Oct 23, 2014

The regular market close came as ES established a potential new price channel (gray on chart).ES could kill this channel very quickly (purple scenario). But if ES breaks out upwards past its late-day...

Trader Moe
Breakout Or Bear Trap?
By Trader Moe  - Oct 23, 2014

The purple megaphone on the S&P 500 chart makes the late-day breakout through the pink megaphone VWAP and navy blue rising wedge a possible bear trap.On the other hand, though a retest of the purple ...

Gregory W. Harmon
Listening To The Megaphone In CVS
By Gregory W. Harmon - Oct 23, 2014

CVS Corp. (NYSE:CVS) has been a very strong stock. It has been in an uptrend since breaking out of a consolidation range at then end of 2011. Like every stock it has not had a straight walk higher. ...

Tiho Brkan
Where Should Stock Investors Go Now?
By Tiho Brkan - Oct 23, 2014

Chart 1: S&P 500 has rebounded from short term oversold conditions…    Over the last two posts, which started last Thursday, we concluded that the S&P 500 was short term oversold and had an above ...

Harry Boxer
Stocks To Watch: Long And Short Opportunities
By Harry Boxer - Oct 23, 2014

It was turnaround Wednesday as the markets on an early extension got wracked and closed at the lows for the day going away. It was not a surprise for us at the TheTechTrader. We traded the ProShares ...