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Stock Watchlist: Q1 2019

- On my Thinkorswim trading platform, I manage several watchlists, differentiating them according to the instruments it contains. There are stocks, futures, ETFs, sectors, and indices.

- My ETFs watchlists (not shown) usually keep the same symbols in time, diversified by sectors, industries, count…
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Elder: A Major Buy Signal on Stand-By

By kind permission of Elder.com, the website of the recognized trader, Alexander Elder, I reproduce for you, literally, its article "Books and Trades #254: A major Buy signal on stand-by" of November 27th, about the actual behavior of the market and its incredible behavior in the Christma…
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Stock Market reading through its main indices

SP500, close 2416.62
I omit the Dow Jones in this article on the main indices of the market, because, to my liking, it is only a traditional index of Wall Street, a classic, but only useful as a daily reference ('how many points rose or fell today'), but unreliable for a serious analysis, …
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Alexander Elder reviews the current Market

By kind permission of Elder.com, the website of the recognized trader, Alexander Elder, I reproduce for you, literally, its article "Books and Trades #252: Current market, Thanksgiving Special" of November 21st, about the actual behavior of the market and his outlook for the next months.



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Market Pulse, Sectors, AAPL, and NVDA

Market Pulse.
The stock market is threatening to finally enter a bearish stage, judging by the movement of SPX that, technically, fell again under the SMA200 and struggles to overcome it. We mentioned that its monthly chart closing under the SMA10 was a bad sign, and now the usual Christmas mini-r…
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A Second Line of Technical Indicators

Yes ! There are many reliable indicators as MACD and RSI !
The oscillators MACD and RSI, together with the moving averages, form the standard trifecta of a trader for the technical analysis. Because of its popularity, efficiency, and simplicity, everyone, without exception, knows and uses them. So…
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Weekly Outlook for the SP500

SP500: Some keys for the week.
In the fundamental aspects, there are important events this week that will determine the path of the SPX, highlighting two: one, the US Midterm elections, which will surely end with the Senate in the hands of the Republicans, and the Congress probably with the Democr…
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The indicator that Wall Street will follow this week

The important SMA10.
The SP500 index, the most representative and important of the NYSE, has been sinking more than 9% this October, losing near all YTD gains. The Nasdaq is also a loser, having its worst month since 2008. Some ideas and reasons for this sell-off, I outlined in this previous post.…
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Following AMD, SQ, TWTR, VMW in October

Brief comments and ideas of stocks that belong to my Watchlist. Today the SPX is, technically, in a 2-day slow recovery, but still below its key simple moving average 200, with many bearish signals. Let check some Nasdaq stocks:

1. Twitter TWTR, $32.36

2. Advance Micro Devices AMD, $17.75



3. Squar…
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Sell Off: factors behind the correction

As all market sell-off as the present, the analysts begin to look for explanations to it. Which main force is behind it, and if this trend will continue. Yesterday SPX dropped 3.3% and today 2.06%, causing it to break the important SMA200 level that for months had become invincible and caused succ…
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Stocks to Watch: AK Steel $AKS, Ubiquiti Networks $UBNT

1. AK Steel Holding AKS, $4.83.
Background:

When Trump took office in 2016, one of the industries that seemed to will have the best growth was construction. In those days the confirmation of the execution of the border wall with Mexico favored several stocks and etf of the sector: construction co…
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Tilray $TLRY and the Risk of the Penny and Cannabis Stocks

Why I don't trade penny stocks.
In my watchlist, I only include Big-Mid-Small Caps companies, only those with MarketCap >500M. Must also have a good daily volume of transactions, medium-high volatility (30-80%), with an accessible float (i.e shares in the hands of the public > 200M share…