Sell in May and go away? Not this year! There is nothing wrong with being aware of seasonal trends, news or opinions of experts in the media but it is all noise if price action doesn’t agree. The market is our master, we need to listen objectively to its message. Everyday in Alphatrends we focus … Read More
If the weatherman said there was a 60% chance of rain you would grab your umbrella. With markets below declining moving averages the intermediate term outlook remains stormy, why would you want to buy? Wait for evidence from price action before you put your hard earned capital at risk on the long side. The video … Read More
The markets finished out another positive week and the message is clear, buyers remain in control. I know a lot of people say this rally is “just because of the Fed” and that may well be the case, but when you transfer trading profits out of your account no one asks why you were successful. … Read More
Coming into this week the markets felt like they were getting a little tired, and while we did see them pull back a little, but the real story is how shallow the pullback was. As I often mention, markets can correct by pulling back price wise or they can correct by digesting the gains through … Read More
As I often point out, we only know what resistance is AFTER a level has been tested, the market is overwhelmed by supply and prices turn lower. It is actually a little pet peeve of mine when people say authoritatively that the market”will find resistance at xx level” or if they say anything about price … Read More
ANTICIPATE all market scenarios but wait for PRICE CONFIRMATION before you PARTICIPATE. Markets continued to recover from their recent selloff and while I have been pointing out the possibility of a short setup coming I have also stated what would need to happen for that bearish scenario to setup for a low risk trade. The … Read More
Markets got the bounce we were looking for and now we have some key levels to watch for potential short levels. The time is not right to short still, the video reviews what it would take to see another leg lower and levels it could drop to. Be aware of all potential scenarios, choose the … Read More
Markets saw some profit taking and the near term outlook remains cautious within a primary uptrend. All year the pullbacks have been bought, will this time be any different? The video below examines key levels of support for this market to hold in order to hold off a more dramatic decline.