Posts From David Katz

David Katz
Author of the e-Manual to Trading the Trend, David began his journey as the International Stock Market Game Coordinator for the State of Arizona. As an educator, David doesn't believe that learning to trade needs to cost thousands of dollars. Using both his website and frequent contributions on Stocktwits, he has shared his trading method to the trading community at large in learning how to Trade the Trend and make it a profitable business. While having the macro view in mind, David lays no claim to where the market is headed each day and only trades the charts in front of him. Patience and discipline is the model he has learned from his mentors and he continues to share that with others. David also runs a live trading room at Marketfy, frequently offering free live trading room days with no commitment. While not trading, David enjoys hiking the outdoors and team cycling on the velodrome and road. You may find out more about David and his trading strategies at TradingFibz.com, Marketfy, or StockTwits.
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S&P 500 And Nasdaq Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – May 22

QUICK RECAP – Just when you thought… The week 20 recap was basically a rinse, wash and repeat of week 18. Wednesday’s sell off in the market had the permabears drooling for more, but the market did what it has been relentlessly doing for 6 months now – it fought back….

S&P 500 and Nasdaq Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – May 8

THE BIG PICTURE – What Lies Ahead? The stock market indices continue to show strength with the Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) soaring to new all time highs in week 18 and the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) reaching new weekly closing highs. Market futures for both indices maintain its relentless uptrend, holding above the short…

Nasdaq and S&P 500 Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – May 1

THE BIG PICTURE – What Lies Ahead? The major stock market indices closed above their weekly open prices last week (recap which may be found here) with Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) soaring to new all time highs in week 17, and the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) not far behind. This is yet another sign of the…

Nasdaq and S&P 500 Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – April 24

THE BIG PICTURE So What’s Ahead? The Major Stock Market indices continue to hold above their respective 50/144 day ema’s on the range charts. The Nasdaq Futures (NQ) are leading the way back upside to all time high as it regains its hold above the 50 day ema, VIX levels in…

Nasdaq Futures Weekly Trend Analysis & Outlook – April 17

THE BIG PICTURE – What’s Ahead? The major stock market indices were unable to hold above the 10/50 ema and wound up finishing lower last week.  For the week, the market leading Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) closed lower -1.2%. While the ongoing uptrend holds above each indices 50/144 ema on the range charts,…

Nasdaq and S&P 500 Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – April 10

THE BIG PICTURE – What Lies Ahead? Stock market bears have an opening, but it’s just a matter of whether or not they take advantage of it. Thus far, they haven’t. The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) is just 2 percent off all-time highs, while the Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) is just one percent….

S&P 500 And Nasdaq Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – April 3

THE BIG PICTURE  Week 13 is in the books and with it Q1 now rolls into Q2 for the markets. After a (failed) gap down to start the week, the stock market indices regained their footing and ended the week strong. The rally allowed the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC)…

Stock Market Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – March 27

THE BIG PICTURE With week 12 in the books, the major stock market indices continue to a pullback withing a broader move to the upside – an ongoing uptrend holding above each indices respective 50/144 ema and key moving averages (50, 200) on higher time frames. Note that you can find last…

Stock Market Futures Weekly Trend Analysis – March 19

THE BIG PICTURE Q1 – what a ride! Looking at the weekly chart of the S&P 500 futures (below), it has been nothing but relentless price momentum upside with the casual minor pullback on a S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) daily chart.   Permabears have been littering the twitter waves for months now…

Stock Market Futures Weekly Trend Outlook – March 13

THE BIG PICTURE  Pullback Indeed! Many have been hoping for a pullback for weeks, and week 10 delivered as stated in last week’s outlook, “key events on the horizon may be just the catalyst we need to pull back and correct the market to its nearest open gaps.” Open gaps may not be…