Some Folks Are Getting Schooled

As the Wall Street Journal says, “Volatility Teaches New Investors That Stocks Go Down, Too.” In other words, some folks are getting “schooled.” But who knows, the new wave of Bullish traders may push the market up even higher. Or, as the...

Expect Volatility

Mail in ballots? In person voting? A contested result either way? The markets are getting nervous about the upcoming election. The VIX may be the highest probability play. Check out this week’s video for my analysis and...

Here’s the Good News

The good news is that there is more to life than trading. The market is grinding sideways – the worst condition for a Swing Trader like me – but hey, it is summertime and it is beautiful outside.  So I’ll do something fun until conditions improve. In...

I Don’t Grok This

Anyone else feel like “A Stranger in a Strange Land?” This Fourth of July was weird, the market is weird, it is just “Strange.” But, technical chart analysis is always grounded in reality and I offer my current, reality based, analysis in this...

No Masking This

If you want to have a “stimulating” conversation, ask someone about wearing a mask. I guarantee, the discussion will not be boring. I’m not here to take a position on masks, but I thought that would be good hook to get your attention. There is no...

Mind The Gap

The S&P 500 is finding resistance at a key gap level from last week.  Watch this level closely! In this week’s update I review this level on the chart.  I also point out a couple of very interesting articles, and the key economic reports coming out in the...