How To Trade A Big Tech Fade

By | February 11, 2020

Early gains in the big technology stocks faded later in the session on Tuesday, after the FTC said it will look into prior acquisitions by Alphabet (GOOGL), Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB) and Microsoft (MSFT). Furthermore, there is little doubt that the momentum in these names and their heavy weighting in the S&P 500… Read More »

The Bitcoin Chart – There’s Order Underlying The Volatility

By | February 11, 2020

The first that comes to mind when you think of Bitcoin ($BTC) is volatility. The digital currency has certainly seen some dramatic price swings over the last several years. But take a look at the weekly chart of Bitcoin and you notice something unexpected. While even the smaller swings in price represent large dollar moves,… Read More »

A Powerful Bearish Reversal Pattern Emerges On The Dow Chart

By | February 8, 2020

A major bearish reversal pattern formed this week on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) daily chart. It is called an evening star pattern and is considered by many technical analysts to be a reliable predictor of market tops. The evening star is a three-day candle formation that consists of a large white candle, followed… Read More »

Technical Contradictions Underlie The S&P Rally

By | November 3, 2019

It was a good week for the market and a good month. Surprising, because in early October a major uptrend line on the S&P 500 was being tested and the technical indications suggested a breakdown. A breakdown suggested a major move lower. Instead, the S&P rallied right through October and finished the month and the… Read More »

Morningstar Candle Formations – Eleven Bullish Reversal Charts

By | October 29, 2019

The morningstar formation, as most readers know, is a three-day bullish reversal pattern. It consists of a large dark down-day candle , foloed by a narrow opening and closing range doji candle, and completed by a large white or up-day candle. It represents a transition in bearishness, to a neutral stance, to bullishness. The formation… Read More »