Category Archives: Technical Analysis

Seek and Destroy ‘Bots, Animated

You remember our rant at the beginning of the year,  Seek and Destroy Trading Bots Killing Us?   We suggest you click on the title, read it,  then watch the animation below.  They actually use the words “seek and destroy.” Traders must … Continue reading

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Seek and Destroy Trading Bots Killing Us

We are mad as hell.  The markets are rigged, It had enabled a massive amount of predatory trading and had institutionalized a systemic and totally unnecessary unfairness in the market and, in the bargain, rendered it less stable and more … Continue reading

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Russell 2000 At New All Time High

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Russell Breaking Out

The Russell 2000, this year’s laggard up 3.28 percent vs. the S&P500’s 12.45 percent,  has triggered a cup with handle breakout (or, depending on your perspective, an inverse head and shoulder).   The next level watch is its all-time high … Continue reading

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S&P500 Tests 200-day For First Time In Almost Two Years

The S&P500 closed just above its 200-day moving and little over a point above the August lows.  Going to interesting how this plays out.  With all the fear and loathing, the index is only 5.60% of its September 19th high.   … Continue reading

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Russell Turns Up

The Russell 2000, which was selling off while the S&P500 was making new highs, is behaving better and worth watching here as it has turned up before the other indices (see chart).  Whether this is just short covering or a … Continue reading

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Nasdaq Key Technical Levels

The Nasdaq is holding up better than the S&P500 and Dow, off only 3.37 percent from its recent high, and yet to test its 100-day.  The index has even yet to break its 38.2 Fib retracement of the April 15 … Continue reading

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Showtime for the S&P500

It’s showtime for the S&P500, which managed to hold and bounce from its 100-day moving average today.   The bulls must continue their defense of the November 2012 trendline and the 50% retracement at the 1895-1900-ish level.   Would love to see … Continue reading

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Nasdaq and Russell 2000 Bounce Off 100-day SMA

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Sector ETF Technical Analysis – February 21

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