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Stocks closed the gap I mentioned on Thursday (the red rectangle), they are now consolidating before their next move. Breadth which leads stocks, suggests it will be a move higher, probably to the 2,800-3,000 range on the S&P 500 (blue … Continue reading

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Is Copper Showing Us Where the Market is Heading?

As I keep stating, a top is forming. Stocks are tired after weeks of promises and promotions by Fed officials and the Trump administration that something BIG is coming. At this point there is little if any real buyers. It’s … Continue reading

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A Top is Forming… Is is THE Top?

A top is forming. Whether it’s THE top of just A top such as the one from May remains to be seen. The big warning comes from junk bonds, which have lead stocks since the December lows. As stock hit … Continue reading

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Can Stocks Enter a New Bull Market? Bonds Say NO!

Stocks broke the lower trendline of their bearish rising wedge yesterday. The drop would have been greater, but the investment world is waiting to see what Fed Chair Jerome Powell has to say to Congress today. Powell is in a … Continue reading

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Can Stocks Regain Their Bull Market Trendline?

Stocks broke the lower trendline of their bearish rising wedge yesterday. The drop would have been greater, but the investment world is waiting to see what Fed Chair Jerome Powell has to say to Congress today. Powell is in a … Continue reading

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The Hype and Hope Ends This Week

The two biggest catalysts for the stock market rally are over. Those catalysts were: 1)   The hope of a Fed rate cut. 2)   The hope of a Trade Deal between China and the US. Regarding #1, the Fed June meeting … Continue reading

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Three Charts That Say the Fed Can’t Save Stocks Here

The vast majority of investors think the Fed will cut rates at its meeting this Wednesday. Maybe it will, maybe it won’t. The reality is what the Fed does now doesn’t really matter. Globally the economy is contracting… and the … Continue reading

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If You Like Losing Money, Please Ignore This and Focus on What CNBC is Telling You…

Stocks have now cleared the all-important level of 2,900 on the S&P 500. The index just peeked above critical resistance (top red line in the chart below). Overbought and overextended, stocks are now due for a correction/ consolidation. It would … Continue reading

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The Bond Market Has Already Showed Us What’s Coming After the G-20

Stocks caught a bid yesterday, breaking their downtrend (blue lines in the chart below) and closing the gap from mid-May… the S&P 500 is now challenging critical resistance at 2,860 or so (red line in the chart below). A break … Continue reading

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How to Trade the Markets Into Month End

Stocks caught a bid yesterday, breaking their downtrend (blue lines in the chart below) and closing the gap from mid-May… the S&P 500 is now challenging critical resistance at 2,860 or so (red line in the chart below). A break … Continue reading

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Two Ways of Playing the Markets, One Long… One Short

As I noted yesterday, this rally looks to have legs… for now. The stock market broke out of its downtrend yesterday (red lines). It remains below resistance (blue line). A break to the upside here, would open the door to … Continue reading

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Here’s the Roadmap For the Markets Over the Next Two Weeks…

As I noted yesterday, this rally looks to have legs… for now. The stock market broke out of its downtrend yesterday (red lines). It remains below resistance (blue line). A break to the upside here, would open the door to … Continue reading

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The Upside Target For the Bounce… and What Comes Next

Stocks bounced yesterday because: 1)    They were oversold. 2)    The markets were at critical support and were due for a bounce (blue line). 3)    Fed officials offered to cut rates if needed to “sustain the expansion.” 4)    Funds were forced … Continue reading

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Prepare Now…the Next Major Drop Hits Mid-to Late June

Stocks bounced yesterday because: 1)    They were oversold. 2)    The markets were at critical support and were due for a bounce (blue line). 3)    Fed officials offered to cut rates if needed to “sustain the expansion.” 4)    Funds were forced … Continue reading

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Junk Bonds Are Flashing a Major Warning…

The Powers That Be are terrified of what’s coming How terrified? US Treasury Secretary, Steve Mnuchin, hosted a secret meting last week with the Financial Stability Oversight Council or FSOC… If you’re unfamiliar with the FSOC, it was formed after … Continue reading

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If a Trade Deal is Coming… China’s Markets Sure Don’t Know It

The market remains in “no man’s land.” The S&P 500 has broken its triangle formation (blue lines)… but the bears just can’t take out support (red line). Part of this is because the Trump administration continues to “dangle the carrot” … Continue reading

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The Most Important Line of Support For Stock Investors

The market remains in “no man’s land.” The S&P 500 has broken its triangle formation (blue lines)… but the bears just can’t take out support (red line). Part of this is because the Trump administration continues to “dangle the carrot” … Continue reading

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A Sharp Drop is Coming in June… Prepare Now!

The market remains in “no man’s land.” The S&P 500 has broken its triangle formation (blue lines)… but the bears just can’t take out support (red line). Part of this is because the Trump administration continues to “dangle the carrot” … Continue reading

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Bulls Bought Themselves Another Week… But in June Stocks DROP HARD

Stocks dropped hard out of their triangle formation (blue lines) yesterday, but the bears couldn’t finish the job… and the S&P 500 held support (red line). This opens the door to a bounce into early next week… but I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Sell in May, Go Away is Back… and It’s Going to Be BAD

Now comes the “depression stage” Earlier this month I noted that the market is following the five stages of grieving regarding the US/ China trade deal. Those stages are: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. The “denial stage” was most … Continue reading

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