Stock Markets Analysis & Opinion

Trade The Biggest IPO Of All Time With Yahoo! Inc.
By - Sep 17, 2014

As the biggest IPO of all time gets closer to show time, Yahoo! Inc (NASDAQ:YHOO). finds it self caught in the middle of all the (Alibaba's) (NYSE:BABA) craze. At this point, it is worth noting that ...
Roll Snake Eyes With Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS)
By - Sep 17, 2014

Las Vegas Sands Corp (NYSE:LVS) is a leading casino operator who has had a rough 2014. The stock topped out in March, at $88.28 and has been steadily selling ever since. This points to major problems ...

Justin Smyth
Will Gold Shock The Bears?
By Justin Smyth - Sep 17, 2014

I think we have an interesting setup in gold and silver here. Back in May, after a 2-month decline, gold pulled a fast one on the bears and surged higher producing a fake breakdown. But that surge ...

Marc Chandler
The Dollar And S&P 500: A Great Graphic
By Marc Chandler - Sep 17, 2014

This Great Graphic comes from Charles Schwab's Liz Ann Sonders, and was posted on Business Insider. It identifies periods of US Dollar Index strength and weakness and looks at how the S&P 500 ...

Doug Short
U.S. Stocks Rally On 2 Words
By Doug Short - Sep 16, 2014

Tuesday's market focus was on Wednesday's FOMC statement and Chair Yellen's press conference. The S&P 500 opened lower but quickly rose into the shallow green. Shortly after 11 AM, the index launched ...

Gregory W. Harmon
Trading Yahoo! In A Post Alibaba World
By Gregory W. Harmon - Sep 16, 2014

By the end of the week Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) will be trading on its own. I doubt that there's anyone on the planet who doesn't know that Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) has a very large stake in Alibaba, some of ...

Chris Ciovacco
Is A Big Stock Move Looming?
By Chris Ciovacco - Sep 16, 2014

It Can’t Hurt To Be Prepared Regular readers know we make decisions based on hard evidence from the markets, rather than attempting to forecast what will happen next. Therefore, we will be ...

Guy S. Ortmann, CMT
Some Index Charts Break Support  
By Guy S. Ortmann, CMT - Sep 16, 2014

NYSE and NASDAQ 1-Day McClellan OB/OS Oversold Opinion Yesterday’s action in the equity markets left some damage on the charts of some of the major indexes while breadth was negative along with ...