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S&P 500 Market Outlook (May 19): Breadth Deteriorating

In this investing research note, we will analyze key stock market indicators, consider the current trend of the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX), and discuss emerging themes that we are watching in our investing research. Here’s a summary of the highlights: Breadth Deteriorating as S&P 500 Moves Toward Support – The S&P 500 has…

S&P 500 Mid-Day Technical Trading Update – May 17

Stocks are getting hit hard today across the board, with the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX), Dow Jones Industrials (INDEXDJX:.DJI), and Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) all down over 1 percent each at the time of this publication. Here’s a mid-day stock market update and trading outlook. S&P 500 Update & Trading Outlook…

U.S. Equities Technical Trading Update: Tech Stocks Stay Hot

The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) failed to match the bullishness of the NASDAQ Composite  (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC), which has been a common theme in recent weeks.  No change in outlook (still bullish short-term, 2-3 days) given that pullback attempts have largely failed to even get down under prior day’s lows. Look for rally…

Market Update: Is A June Fed Rate Hike Priced In?

The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and the NASDAQ Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) indices registered new record highs last week. Stocks found support from a steady flow of better-than-anticipated first-quarter earnings and economic reports suggesting business conditions are improving. The expansion in corporate profits is most notable in large-cap multinational companies that are benefiting…

Nasdaq Composite Nearing Major Price Target

I haven’t written about the Nasdaq Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) for some time. In fact, the last time I researched the subject was February 2015 (here’s the link). At that time, the Nasdaq was approaching its old highs (from 2000). I noted why that level was important resistance and what to expect on a…

Market Update: Tech Stocks Stretched But Still Place To Be

S&P 500 Futures: (2-3 Days) – Bullish No real clues from Thursday’s unchanged close, but a few days of sideways consolidation on the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) after this recent run would likely be healthy and bullish. This may lead to a move back higher to new all-time highs. Any drawdown likely doesn’t get below…

Stock Market Futures Trading Outlook For February 17

S&P 500 Futures Trading Considerations For February 17, 2017 Bullish action still holds but drifts into higher support should be ‘business as usual’. Pullbacks will still be bought – the chart is not exhibiting anything that suggests collapse. However, the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) are due for a test of support today…

Technology Stocks Are Poised For A Reversal: Here’s Why

Timing the market can be a daunting task. Some even claim it’s impossible. However, at Market Inflections we would tend to disagree. By employing a series of market timing algorithms, we are able to measure with some degree of accuracy when major market trends are most likely to begin and…

Weekly Stock Market Outlook: Optimism Running High

Weekly Market Outlook & Technical Review January 13th In this research note, we will look at some key stock market indicators, the health of the S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX), and a handful of emerging themes that we are watching in our investing research: Stock Rally Has Stalled – The S&P 500…