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Trade watch trio! – AMP, BAM, MSCI

From time to time, I would like to give readers a heads up on potential trading opportunities. Before considering any trades that I might outline in Chart School, always remember that you must decide for yourself if you like the trade. Well, today I’d like to share a trio of potential trades and here they… Continue Reading »

…and one more thing

When it comes to inter-market analysis, there’s something I always think of: Bear Stearns Company. More specifically than the company, I think of the letters BSC as a reminder of a very common phrase: Bonds lead stocks lead commodities.  Typically this would be leading as in higher and lower. Could it also lead inversely? I… Continue Reading »

Follow up to Dow channel article.

As a follow up to yesterday’s Chart School newsletter about the long-term Dow channel,, I just wanted to give readers a heads up as to what to watch for in case the stock market sell-off yesterday does turn into something bigger. Please review the S&P 500 chart below with my notations: The trend line… Continue Reading »

Potential stopping point?

As everyone has seen over the past several months, the stock market simply goes up.  Sometimes it seems borderline comical. No matter what the news, no matter how sluggish the economy, no matter what the start of the day looks like nor what the technicals look like, up we go. So, weeks ago I began… Continue Reading »

Don’t sleep on the dollar!

I just wanted to do a follow up on the US dollar. In the past, I have analyzed the dollar to gauge the possible movement in various markets. Not only can the movement of the dollar warn us of potential moves in commodities, stocks and bonds, but also trading the dollar itself can be an… Continue Reading »