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September Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is here, so it’s time to take a look at some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak seasonality trends for the month of September. Let’s look at the data tables below and provide some September seasonality stats and insights. Strong September Seasonality A couple of items worth noting: Ulta Salon (ULTA) has not had a losing month of September in its history. ULTA has been

August Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is here. So it’s time to take a look at some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak seasonality trends for the month of August. Let’s look at the data tables below and provide some august seasonality stats and insights. Strong August Seasonality A couple of items worth noting: Stocks/etfs like Eldorado Gold (EGO) and iShares 20+Year Bond Fund (TLT) have shown strong August seasonality trends

July Seasonality: Strong and Weak Trending Stocks

The books have closed on 2nd quarter performance and investors are now turning their attention to the month of July. And this means that it’s time to take a look at July seasonality trends and some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak performance trends during July. Below are some highlights, as well as the data tables. Strong July Seasonality — A couple items worth noting: Stocks like Baidu (BIDU) and Golar

June Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is upon us. The month of June typically ushers in the summer doldrums when it comes to stock market action. So now is a good time to take a look at some stocks and etfs that show strong and weak June seasonality trends. Let’s take a look at the data tables below and provides some highlights. Strong June Seasonality — A couple items worth noting:  Stocks like Oracle (ORCL) and

May Seasonality: Strong and Weak Trending Stocks

The month of May is typically a volatile month for the stock market. So the seasonality list for this month is very interesting. Let’s take a look at some of the stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak May seasonality trends. Check out the tables below. Strong May Seasonality — A couple of items worth noting:  Stocks like OmniVision (OVTI) and Reynolds American (RAI) have tended to show strong May

April Seasonality: Strong and Weak Trending Stocks and ETFs

Over the past few months, I’ve been highlighting stocks and etfs that show strong seasonality trends. The posts have continued to get great feedback, so I’ve decided to highlight some more stocks and etfs for the month of April. I will also be adding a bit of a spin to this April seasonality post by highlighting stocks and ETFs that show weak April seasonality trends as well. Let’s take a look

March Seasonality: Stocks And ETFs That Outperform In March

Last month, in order to generate some ideas for active investors, I put together a February seasonality post.  The post got some great feedback, so I decided to do a seasonality post for the month of March. Below is a list of some stocks and ETFs that show positive March seasonality trends. March Seasonality – Outperforming Stocks Data sourced from paststat.com A couple of items worth highlighting:  Qualcomm (QCOM) has produces

February Seasonality: Which Stocks Tend To Outperform?

The month of January limped to a close on Friday, turning investors focus to the month ahead. In an effort to generate some trading ideas, I found myself curious about which stocks and ETFs had strong February seasonality. With this in mind, I did a some research and came up with the following list of some stocks and ETFs that tend to perform well in February. Let’s take a look

Standout Stocks: A Study Of 1st Quarter Bull Market Outperformers

The 4th quarter has come to a close and the markets have finished the year with very impressive gains. Hopefully all of your trading/investment portfolios benefited this year from the markets continued bull run. It’s now time to look for some new ideas for standout stocks in 2014… and in particular the 1st quarter of 2014. With this in mind, I set out to find a list of standout stocks

Five Disciplines for Successful Trading

By Andrew Nyquist     Earlier in the week, I took to twitter to share a few thoughts on important disciplines required for successful trading. As many of you know, every day offers a new challenge that requires strong focus and discipline. It often takes years of experience (and scars) to get these disciplines burned into our heads, as well as our trading routines. But discipline and experience is the recipe for