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Inside The Markets: 5 Charts For Active Investors (February 22)

It’s time for another round of macro technical charts as investors attempt to weigh the risk to reward ratio across several markets (including stock market indices, sectors, individual commodities, currencies, bonds, and other benchmarks and market indicators). This chart review will look at 5 charts with important technical price developments.  Even if you’re not…

Stock Market Futures Trading Outlook For February 22

S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) Considerations For February 22, 2017 Bullish action still holds with higher support today. We tested a new high and pulled back a bit, but charts hold steady.  Caution with breakouts are still advised and looking to support zones to initiate longs remains the best bet for risk averse trading. Buying pressure will…

Stock Market Futures Trading Outlook For February 21

S&P 500 Futures Market Considerations For February 21, 2017 ES_F– Bullish action still holds with higher support levels building today.  We have been trapped in a channel after reaching a new high in the Globex event (holiday yesterday).  Pullbacks on the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) will still be bought. Although the chart is not…

Global Markets Update: 5 Charts To Watch Now (February 15)

It’s time for another round of macro technical charts as investors attempt to weigh the risk to reward ratio in several markets (including stock market indices, sectors, individual commodities, currencies, bonds, and other benchmarks and market indicators). This chart review will look at 5 charts with key technical price developments.  Even if…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For February 15

S&P 500 Futures Trading Considerations For February 15, 2017 S&P 500 futures hit new highs overnight but have since pulled back into support near 2334. The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) is at a key level of resistance but bullish formations tell us that fades of price into support will be bought in the near-term….

Market Update: Technicals Point To Exhaustion Next Week

S&P 500 Trading Outlook: (2-3 Days)  I’m mildly bullish into early next week, but I’m looking to sell rallies at 2315 stretching up to 2325 (and flatten out). I’m awaiting signs of a reversal, which should be in place by early next week. The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) is now up to within…

Stock Market Futures Trading Outlook For February 10

S&P 500 Futures Considerations For February 10, 2017 Tax reform news kept markets higher yesterday, and overnight gains in Europe and Asia are allowing for more gains this morning.  Buying breakouts is still not the best bet for risk versus reward, but buying pullbacks has been golden.  As with yesterday,…

5 Global Charts For Active Investors – February 7

It’s time for another round of macro technical charts as investors move further into the month of February (including stock market indices, sectors, individual commodities, currencies, bonds, and other benchmarks and market indicators). This chart review will look at 5 charts with key technical price developments.  Even if you’re not technical analysis…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For February 7

Stock Market Futures Trading Considerations For Feb 7, 2017 S&P 500 futures are testing 2294 for the third day in a row with somewhat mixed momentum. Market pullbacks at first pass will likely find buyers as they did yesterday. Sellers are likely to have trouble unless they are willing to exit…

Stock Market Futures Weekly Outlook: February 6

THE BIG PICTURE  Did you remember to breathe last week as I instructed?  (insert smiley face) Without a doubt it took a lot of patience in week five of 2017, as a vast amount of data & news was tossed around the marketplace. Unless you learn to be patient, disciplined and…