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    Each of the following articles features a chart that illustrates a
particular aspect of Technical Analysis, along with brief commentary
explaining the lesson or technique to be learned from its example.
 
 
 
   
     

02/14/2014 - See New DecisionPoint Blog on StockCharts.com

01/24/2014 - Possible Head and Shoulders Developing

01/17/2014 - Secular Bull Market?

01/10/2014 - Watching the Wedge

01/03/2014 - Crude: Chop, Chop, Chop

12/20/2013 - Prices Relative to Moving Averages

12/13/2013 - Gold Miners (XAU) Near Support

12/06/2013 - Gold: A Chance for a Bottom

11/29/2013 - Stealth Bubble

11/22/2013 - Stocks Overvalued but No Bubble

11/15/2013 - Percent Buy Index (PBI) Fails to Confirm

11/08/2013 - Health Care After Obamacare

11/05/2013 - Pictures of a Stock Market Mania (Updated)

11/01/2013 - Positive Seasonality Period Begins

10/25/2013 - NDX: A Problem With Volume

10/18/2013 - Persistent Bull

10/11/2013 - Precious Metals Sentiment

10/04/2013 - Rydex Ratio in the Danger Zone

09/28/2013 - DJIA Volume Extremely Low

09/20/2013 - "Rel-to-52" Shows Fading Participation

09/13/2013 - Gold Breaking Down

09/06/2013 - Bond Yield Very Overbought

08/30/2013 - Housing Is the New Stock Market?

08/22/2013 - Sentiment Is Bearish, Which Is Bullish

08/16/2013 - Bonds (TLT) Break Important Support

08/09/2013 - Warning from Broad Range of Indicators

08/02/2013 - Rydex Ratio: Investors Not Committing to Rally

07/26/2013 - Gold Mining Stocks Rebound

07/19/2013 - Short-Term UP Participation Wanes

07/12/2013 - Possible Bottom for Apple

07/05/2013 - Another Breakdown for Bonds

06/28/2013 - Housing Is Topping

06/21/2013 - Gold: Bottom-Pickers Beware

06/14/2013 - Long-Term Look at the Nikkei

06/07/2013 - Percent Buy Index Warns of Market Top

05/31/2013 - Sector Check

05/28/2013 - Rydex Ratio Reflects Very Bullish Sentiment

05/17/2013 - Long-Term Breakout

05/10/2013 - Apple Bounce Benefits Technology Sector

05/03/2013 - Precious Metals Sentiment

04/26/2013 - 6-Month Unfavorable Seasonality Period Approaches

04/19/2013 - A Technical View for Gold

04/12/2013 - AAII Investor Sentiment Numbers Are Strange

04/05/2013 - Gold Mining Stocks Still Negative

03/22/2013 - Stocks Still Not Overvalued

03/15/2013 - Advance-Decline Lines Confirm New Price Highs

03/08/2013 - Interest Rates Turning Up?

03/01/2013 - NDX Exhaustion Divergence

02/22/2013 - The Apple Technical Picture

02/15/2013 - Gold Approaching Critical Support

02/08/2013 - Very Overbought Market

02/01/2013 - Futures Indexes Versus ETFs

01/25/2013 - Analyzing the VIX

01/18/2013 - Equal-Weight Beating Cap-Weight (CORRECTED)

01/11/2013 - Rydex Ratio Implies Price Top Near

01/04/2013 - Four-Year Cycle Low Will Be Late

12/21/2012 - Gold's Weakness Persists

12/14/2012 - Apple (AAPL) at Critical Support

12/10/2012 - Radio Interview on The Traders' Network

11/30/2012 - Long-Term View

11/23/2012 - Gold Resuming Long-Term Up Trend?

11/16/2012 - Rydex Cash Flow Shows Timid Bears

11/09/2012 - Climactic Readings Usually Signal Exhaustion

11/02/2012 - Six-Month Seasonality Turns Favorable

10/26/2012 - Gold Still Sliding

10/19/2012 - Lessons from the 1987 Crash

10/12/2012 - Percent Buy Index (PBI) Gives Sell Signal

10/05/2012 - Soaring Gas Prices In California

09/28/2012 - "Rel-to-52" Not Confirming S&P 500 Highs

09/21/2012 - Dow Theory: Transports Not Confirming Industrials

09/14/2012 - Dollar Ignores QE3

09/07/2012 - Participation Climax

08/31/2012 - Sentiment and Seasonality Urge Caution

08/24/2012 - Gold On The Move Again

08/17/2012 - Stocks Above 200-EMA Show Eroding Support

08/03/2012 - 152 Top 10 BC Index Shows Unhealthy Market

07/27/2012 - More Rally on Perishable News

07/20/2012 - AAII Investor Sentiment Shows a Lot of Bears

07/13/2012 - Rydex Cash Flow Ratio Overbought

07/06/2012 - Sentiment Climax

06/29/2012 - New BUY Signal for S&P 500 Index

06/22/2012 - Climactic Activity Encourages Caution

06/15/2012 - Mixed Signals

06/08/2012 - Gold Still Sluggish

06/01/2012 - Bonds Soar

05/18/2012 - Correction Low May Be Weeks Away

05/11/2012 - Cycle Check

05/04/2012 - Six-Month Seasonality Turns Unfavorable

04/27/2012 - Gold At A Decision Point

04/20/2012 - SPY Versus SPX

04/13/2012 - Let's Pretend

03/30/2012 - 4-Year Cycle Approaching Crest?

03/23/2012 - Schwab Active Trader Sentiment

03/16/2012 - Apple Enters Danger Phase

03/09/2012 - Gold Not Automatic Crisis Winner

03/02/2012 - Rydex Asset Levels Are Bearish

02/24/2012 - Using Dividends for Stock Valuation

02/17/2012 - Stocks Are Fairly Valued

02/03/2012 - Jury Duty, Crystal Balls and Blackjack

01/27/2012 - Sentiment Becoming Too Bullish

01/20/2012 - Housing Recovery?

01/06/2012 - A Timely Bounce for Gold

12/30/2011 - S&P 500 Is Barely Bearish

12/16/2011 - Long-Bond Yield: How Low Can It Go?

12/09/2011 - Bearish Setup for U.S. Oil Fund

12/02/2011 - Dollar Starting Double Top?

11/17/2011 - Ultra-Short-Term Climaxes Attract Attention

11/04/2011 - Dollar-Weighted Volume

10/28/2011 - Different Kind of Bull Market

10/21/2011 - The Gold Picture in Three Time Frames

10/14/2011 - Rydex Cashflow Ratio Oversold

10/07/2011 - Bearish Sentiment Not Always a Bottom Picker

09/30/2011 - Gold Mining Stocks Versus Gold

09/23/2011 - Netflix Implodes

09/16/2011 - Gold Double Top: Start of Correction?

09/09/2011 - Puzzling Over Bonds

09/02/2011 - Bear Market Rules Apply

08/26/2011 - Oversold All Time Frames

08/19/2011 - Long-Term SELL Signals

08/12/2011 - Percent Buy Index (PBI) Deeply Oversold

08/05/2011 - Fading Volume

07/29/2011 - Is Gold A Sure Thing?

07/22/2011 - PMO Buy Signal: Financial SPDR (XLF)

07/15/2011 - Bull Market Has Weak Leadership

07/08/2011 - Long-Term View

07/01/2011 - Question About Distributions and the Trend Model

06/24/2011 - 30 Million Barrels - A Drop In The Bucket

06/17/2011 - What's "UUP" With the Dollar

06/10/2011 - Ten Buy Signals Lost This Week

06/03/2011 - Timing Signals Show Market Weakening

05/27/2011 - Dollar Weakens

05/20/2011 - Possible Market Top

05/13/2011 - Dollar-Weighted Volume Line

05/06/2011 - Citigroup 10-for-1 Reverse Split

04/29/2011 - Headwinds Rising

04/25/2011 - Clarification Regarding Silver Comments

04/21/2011 - Silver Still Soaring

04/15/2011 - Aging Bull

04/08/2011 - Bonds Approach Critical Long-Term Support

04/01/2011 - Global Markets Enhance Perspective

03/25/2011 - Crash Discussion

03/18/2011 - Preparing for the "Bang!"

03/11/2011 - "A Bug In Search of a Windshield"

03/04/2011 - Dollar Index Breaking Down Again

02/25/2011 - New Buy Signal for Crude Oil

02/18/2011 - S&P 500 New Highs

02/04/2011 - Equal-Weight Indexes Still Leading

01/28/2011 - PMO Sell Signal Clusters

01/21/2011 - Why the Market Is Wrong

01/14/2011 - Municipal Bonds In Trouble

01/07/2011 - NYSE Common Stock Only Indicators

 
       
   
 
 
   
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