Posts From James Bartelloni

James Bartelloni
James “Bart” Bartelloni currently manages a “friends and family” CTA specializing in deploying capital within the Spot FX market. Additionally, he provides institutional research to hedge funds, banks and brokerages on the intermarket circle of life (global equities, FX, commodities, fixed income). His specialty is “advanced pattern recognition” using advance math, geometry and music to not only mange risk but look for potential inflection points in the markets. Read more about this and his analysis on his site bartscharts.com. In addition to his work as a CMT, he was a TOPGUN Naval Aviator (F-14) for 11 years and currently provides part time Business Development and Strategy services for DOD and Intelligence Community clients.
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Treasury Bonds Update: Mapping The Possibilities In Early 2017

Back in mid-December, I provided a ‘heads up’ that the bonds were oversold and that active investors should expect a bounce. The levels highlighted in that post worked and treasury bonds (NASDAQ:TLT) are currently in the midst of a bounce. Right now, I believe there is more work to be done on…

Shares Of Amazon (AMZN) May Be Headed Lower Soon

In August of 2016, shares of Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) were zooming higher. Investors were feeling giddy and it was apparent that I needed to do some chart pattern analysis for traders So on August 8th I wrote a post about Amazon’s rally prospects. And more importantly, I highlighted some price targets for…

Under Armour Stock (UAA) Nearing “Buy” Level Support

Under Armour (NYSE:UAA) is now on my trading radar. After breaking important support around 31.64, Under Armour stock price is nearing a buy zone around $26-$28. Again, this is all based on probabilities. Personally, I like Under Armour’s products but I have very little idea about their fundamentals or go to market…

Is Gold Bottoming? The Case For Another Leg Higher

After reaching up near $1400 this summer, Gold prices have declined almost 20 percent. The bear market is now over 5 years old and many investors are beginning to wonder how low Gold may go? Nobody has the answer, but if math and psychology “work” here, it may be nearing…

TLT Update: Long Duration Treasury Bonds Deeply Oversold

Back in July, I issued a warning about the Treasury Bonds market nearing a major high. Specifically, I focused on the 20+ Year Treasury Bonds ETF (NASDAQ:TLT). Here’s an excerpt from that post (after showing 145 as a major price target): I try not to pay attention to outside fundamental/news items…

S&P 500 Chart Update: Time And Price Aligning At 2200

Back on August 10, I wrote a post here about the importance of 2200 on the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX). It turned out to be a significant price resistance level for the stock market then. And it is once again setting up to be key price resistance level now. In that post,…

Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt (PCY) On The Ropes

Folks, some followers requested that I take a look at the Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt ETF (NYSEARCA:PCY).  Honestly, I hadn’t looked at this particular ETF before. But my initial thoughts are: wow, that was a perfect sell pattern setup. As I’ve said before, some patterns work, while some don’t –…

Alphabet Stock (GOOGL) At Critical Time & Price Juncture

We’ve been following Alphabet stock (NASDAQ:GOOGL) for some time. It’s a very popular and well run large cap tech name. It’s leadership over the past several years has helped tech climb back to new highs. Before I go into a current update on GOOGL’s stock price patterns, below are links…

British Pound Currency (GBP/USD): A Bottom Is Lurking Nearby

The British Pound currency (GBPUSD) has been taking on water since the Brexit vote. And there has been an uptick in the amount of news and negativity surrounding the Pound. Could this ultimately lead to a trading bottom?  Time and price are agreeing that a bottom is coming soon, perhaps…

Is Twitter’s Stock Price (TWTR) Targeting $10/Share?

Many of you that have read my posts and know that I don’t have a clue (or a care) for fundamentals.  I strictly analyze the charts of interesting stocks / assets / indices for price patterns.  Just patterns, all the time.  Today, we’ll look at Twitter (NYSE:TWTR). And more specifically, we’ll look at…