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Telecom Stocks Look Overdue For A Rally

2017 hasn’t been kind to the Telecommunications Sector and several telecom stocks. The Telecom Sector ETF (NYSEARCA:IYZ) is down over 15% this year, with the past two weeks providing a thud to the decline. The carnage in the sector can be seen on the weekly chart for IYZ below. But…

Chart Spotlight: Financial Sector ETF (XLF) Turns Lower

CHART SPOTLIGHT: The Financials Sector ETF – $XLF The S&P Financials Sector ETF (NYSEARCA:XLF) took a further step down in a move which largely has followed what Treasury yields have done over the last few days. XLF sent a warning on Thursday when it undercut the lows of the prior…

U.S. Equities Update: 6 Bearish Signs For Traders

S&P 500 Trading Outlook (2-3 Days): Fading The Move Higher  One final push higher on the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) may develop into early next week. However I’m looking to sell into this move. The upside technical price target for the S&P 500 lies at 2562-67. However, any sign at all…

MiX Telematics (MIXT): A Growth/Value Stock You’ve Never Heard Of

MiX Telematics Company Profile: MiX Telematics (NYSE:MIXT) is a $200M software provider focused on fleet solutions for information on drivers and vehicles. Its products can provide information for fuel savings, utilization, operating costs, real time driver safety feedback, driver scoring, compliance monitoring, vehicle tracking, theft recovery, and more. MiX Telematics…

3 Bullish Stocks For The Long-Term: $C $CVLT $DAL

As major US averages continue to trend strongly to the upside, new individual stock setups are surfacing on a daily basis. Below are 3 bullish trade ideas shown on a long-term monthly time-frame to best illustrate the bigger picture. My preference is to use monthly/weekly charts to confirm the trend,…

Trupanion ($TRUP): Pet Insurer Breaks Out To New Highs

Unlike a typical life & health or property & casualty insurer that addresses human risk management needs, Trupanion (NASDAQ:TRUP) is focused on the medical needs of our cats and dogs. Investors are taking note of its business, as a Trupanion stock breakout may be under way… more below. The $511M…

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…