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Ways To Trade And Trade Off Of Market Volatility Indices

The financial press and related blogs are packed with tales of worry about the record low VIX Volatility Index (INDEXCBOE:VIX) levels. With the move below 10 last week, it prompted no less than five full length articles on the Wall Street Journal. Writers worried that we should “Fear the Stock…

Earnings Spotlight: 15 Small Cap Stocks To Watch This Week

Small caps continue to provide the most alpha for smaller investors. And if properly researched, we can uncover growth stories far before the masses catch on, and get in with earlier entries into holdings that may become longer term positions. The market has rallied sharply over the last few years and a lot…

Unicorns Are Real! Starbucks ($SBUX) Found The Stable

In a world full of dark, cynical stories and lives that get noisier thanks to notifications on a multitude of apps, there was one notification this week that set my heart singing and provided legitimate joy. It truly is the little things… The Unicorn Frappe announcement by Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX)! A wave…

Japanese Yen Rally Likely To Fizzle Out By Summer

The modest rally in the Japanese Yen that we predicted in our February post has proceeded nicely. Currently, price is approaching the area we have been watching for a downward turn. If the Elliott wave pattern continues to behave, the next decline in the Yen should be fairly powerful and…

Compression Signal Says Biotech Stocks Poised For Huge Move

“Timing the market is a fool’s game.” We hear this all the time. However, the notion that markets are efficient is a fallacy. Markets are driven by human emotion: bubbles form and pop as euphoria turns to panic. From Tulip Mania in the 1630’s to the Dot Com Bubble in…

AxoGen (AXGN): An Exciting Med-Tech Growth Stock

AxoGen, Inc. (AXGN) is a $345M maker of surgical solutions for peripheral nerve injuries. Below is a deeper summary of the company and its financial metrics. AXGN’s stock is trading at 5.8X EV/Sales for FY17 and 4.3X FY18. AXGN hit $41M in revenues in 2016, up from $10.9M in 2013….

Amazon Stock Chart Update: AMZN Defying Gravity

Well, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) did hit my target price zone and fall back… but it certainly did NOT continue lower. Here’s my last update. Instead, Amazon’s stock price reversed higher and zoomed to new all-time highs. So, it’s all probability folks. And, quite frankly, I love Amazon (AMZN). What an amazing company…

German DAX Update: 2017 Price Targets & Analysis

Honestly, I can’t believe it’s a been a year since our last German DAX post here. In that post, we shared a couple of key chart insights for the German DAX (INDEXDB:DAX): Notice that the bearish divergence had not appeared and the count called for one more move to all-time highs,…

Russell 2000 Rally Prospects: Levels, Flows, & Short Interest

Determined not to let go of nearly four-month support, small-cap bulls once again stepped up to the plate Monday – sending the Russell 2000 Index (INDEXRUSSELL:RUT) higher. From down 1.4 percent intraday to close the session up 0.2 percent, the Russell 2000 small cap index initially got pushed under the…