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EMC Corporation Should Expect Stagnant Earnings
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 - Apr 23, 2014

EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) is set to report FQ1 2014 earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, April 23rd. EMC is an American multinational corporation that specializes in cloud computing, ...

 
Can Boeing's Earnings Provide Liftoff After 787 Battery Glitch?
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 - Apr 23, 2014

Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) is set to report FQ1 2014 earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, April 23rd. Boeing is one of the world’s largest producers of aircraft, satellites, and rockets and ...

 
S&P 500 Snapshot: Rally Now At Day 6
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 - Apr 23, 2014

Asia-Pacific indexes had a mixed day with the Shanghai Composite up 0.44% Nikkei down 0.85%. European indexes fared better -- the EURO STOXX 50 rising 1.39%. The S&P 500's 0.41% gain didn't match the ...

 
S&P Banks Gain; Dow Touches Resistance
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 - Apr 23, 2014

The S&P banked another gain while the Dow touched resistance. Percentage gains in the Russell 2000 and Nasdaq were greater than the Dow and S&P, but the outlook for the latter indices looks better. ...

 
Flextronics: A Stock That Requires Flexibility
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 - Apr 23, 2014

Flextronics (NASDAQ:FLEX) has been in the cross-hairs before. It was a Top 10 Pick on March 24 but never triggered. Much of the reasoning for putting it on the radar is the same as it was then. With ...

 
HollyFrontier Corporation: Long Setup
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 - Apr 23, 2014

After its 2012-2013 bullish run, HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) -- an independent petroleum refiner in the United States -- entered a multi-month consolidation period. It looks like an interim ...

 
Nasdaq Close To Violating Its Highs?
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 - Apr 23, 2014

I probably don’t have to say how discomfiting it is to be holding fast during this upsurge. The NASDAQ has added nearly 6% in just the past five trading days, and we’re getting ...

 
Here's Why I'm Anti-Social
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 - Apr 23, 2014
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I know people are ga-ga again about social networking stocks, but I’m very sorry, the chart below, of the Global X Social Media Index (SOCL.O), is jumping up and down, screaming to be shorted. ...

 
Nasdaq Biotechnology Index Fund: Buy At $231.17
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 - Apr 23, 2014

From a technical view, the ETF is bouncing off a key rising trend line drawn from the bottom of October 2012. Regarding technical indicators, the weekly RSI is pushing above its 50 mark while the ...

 
Top Ranked Energy ETFs And Stocks Set To Roar Higher
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 - Apr 23, 2014

The energy sector has been performing remarkably well this year, especially following the geopolitical tensions in Russia, and is clearly outpacing the broad market indices. Further, the current ...

 
Swing-Trading Watch-List: FLR, FFIV, BKD, CBG, ESC
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 - Apr 22, 2014

Here's tonight's watch-list for tomorrow's trading: Long Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) Long F5 Networks Inc (NASDAQ:FFIV) Short Brookdale Senior Living Inc (NYSE:BKD) Short CBRE Group Inc ...

 
Earnings, Drug Deals Drive U.S. Markets
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 - Apr 22, 2014

Stocks extended their rally to a sixth day, drifting off their best levels in afternoon trade and led by broad gains for healthcare stocks following a $28.5 million asset swap between Novartis AG ...

 
Bearish Trades To Fade The Price Swings
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 - Apr 22, 2014

For the past two months the market has been trading sideways. If you look beyond the S&P 500 toward the Nasdaq and Russel 2000, the market has been drifting lower. We're now seeing six straight ...

 
Homebuilder, Construction ETFs Falter At Real Estate Altar
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 - Apr 22, 2014

Is the enthusiasm for the real estate market built on a solid foundation? Existing home sales fell in March to its lowest pace since July of 2012. Worse yet, sales have declined for seven out of the ...

 
Market Breadth And Those Highs
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 - Apr 22, 2014

Nasdaq broke down after fewer & fewer stocks made new highs  Source: Short Side of Long The recent NYSE 52 Week New Highs & Lows data continues to show bearish divergence discussed last month. ...

 
Today's Trading Plan: At The 1873 Crossroads
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 - Apr 22, 2014

Pre-market update: Asian markets traded 0.6% lower.  European markets are trading 1.0% higher. US futures are trading 0.1% lower ahead of the market open.  Economic reports due out (all times are ...

 
Making Volatility Your Friend
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 - Apr 22, 2014

  From a volatility standpoint, the Volatility S&P 500 and CBOE Nasdaq 100 Voltility have traded in a narrow band since the start of 2013. At the end of January 2014, the VIX spiked up in a few weeks ...