InvestorPlace » Charts & Technical Analysis http://investorplace.com Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:45:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 Technials Point to More Micron Might http://investorplace.com/2013/09/micron-technologies-gapping-higher/ http://investorplace.com/2013/09/micron-technologies-gapping-higher/#comments Thu, 05 Sep 2013 15:20:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=397798 Chipmaker Micron Technology has soared 140% year-to-date and is surging on analyst love. Check out these levels to watch in MU stock.

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Chipmaker Micron Technology has soared 140% year-to-date and is surging on analyst love. Check out these levels to watch in MU stock.

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NYSE:ALU NASDAQ:MU NYSEARCA:SMH Charts & Technical Analysis
Alcatel-Lucent Stock Is Acting Outright Giddy http://investorplace.com/2013/09/altacel-lucent-stock-is-acting-outright-giddy/ http://investorplace.com/2013/09/altacel-lucent-stock-is-acting-outright-giddy/#comments Wed, 04 Sep 2013 12:45:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=396898 While Alcatel-Lucent is far, far off prices from its early-aught heyday, it's on a doubling run in 2013 that's built on solid technical legs.

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While Alcatel-Lucent is far, far off prices from its early-aught heyday, it's on a doubling run in 2013 that's built on solid technical legs.

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NYSE:ALU Charts & Technical Analysis
Salesforce.com Still Punishing Nonbelievers http://investorplace.com/2013/09/salesforce-com-stil-catching-non-believers-off-guard/ http://investorplace.com/2013/09/salesforce-com-stil-catching-non-believers-off-guard/#comments Tue, 03 Sep 2013 13:49:07 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=396355 The bears have been dealt another devastating blow with last week’s rally, making the long-side of Salesforce.com still attractive, even if overbought in the immediate-term.

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The bears have been dealt another devastating blow with last week’s rally, making the long-side of Salesforce.com still attractive, even if overbought in the immediate-term.

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NYSE:CRM NASDAQ:AAPL Charts & Technical Analysis
3 Stocks Set Up for a Short Squeeze in September http://investorplace.com/2013/08/short-squeeze-stocks-csx-chk-tsn/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/short-squeeze-stocks-csx-chk-tsn/#comments Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:26:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=395245 Three big name stocks are set up for short-squeezes in September thanks to strong charts and an increase in trading activity.

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Three big name stocks are set up for short-squeezes in September thanks to strong charts and an increase in trading activity.

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NYSE:CHK NYSE:CSX NYSE:TSN Charts & Technical Analysis
Energy Stocks Sporting Some Serious Juice http://investorplace.com/2013/08/energy-stocks-syria-oil-xom-cvx-cxo-nov/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/energy-stocks-syria-oil-xom-cvx-cxo-nov/#comments Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:30:47 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=395016 The Syrian conflict has put a jolt into energy stocks such as Exxon Mobil and Chevron that could continue in the near-term.

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The Syrian conflict has put a jolt into energy stocks such as Exxon Mobil and Chevron that could continue in the near-term.

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NYSE:XOM NYSE:CVX NYSE:CXO NYSE:NOV NYSEARCA:DJP Charts & Technical Analysis
Big Tech Won’t Hold up the Market http://investorplace.com/2013/08/big-technology-qqq-aapl-msft-goog/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/big-technology-qqq-aapl-msft-goog/#comments Tue, 27 Aug 2013 14:45:51 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=393600 Yesterday's parade of news about Syria, Larry Summers and the debt limit wasn't kind to QQQ's biggest holdings.

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Yesterday's parade of news about Syria, Larry Summers and the debt limit wasn't kind to QQQ's biggest holdings.

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NASDAQ:QQQ NASDAQ:AAPL NASDAQ:MSFT NASDAQ:GOOG Charts & Technical Analysis
10 Must-See Charts in the Retail Sector http://investorplace.com/2013/08/10-must-see-charts-in-the-retail-sector/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/10-must-see-charts-in-the-retail-sector/#comments Tue, 27 Aug 2013 11:16:23 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=393140 The retail sector is looking shaky -- with the charts of some key stocks in dangerous territory -- but three retailers have the potential for a breakout.

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The retail sector is looking shaky -- with the charts of some key stocks in dangerous territory -- but three retailers have the potential for a breakout.

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NYSE:WMT NYSE:TGT NYSE:M NASDAQ:EBAY NYSEARCA:XRT Charts & Technical Analysis
Facebook Investors Might Not Bail Despite New Highs http://investorplace.com/2013/08/facebook-stock-fb-52-week-highs/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/facebook-stock-fb-52-week-highs/#comments Mon, 26 Aug 2013 15:00:38 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=392776 You might expect Facebook stock to suffer as holders who got in early can finally cash out on a profit ... but there's a few things that could prop up FB instead.

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You might expect Facebook stock to suffer as holders who got in early can finally cash out on a profit ... but there's a few things that could prop up FB instead.

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NASDAQ:FB Charts & Technical Analysis
Stocks Are Nearing Bounce Territory http://investorplace.com/2013/08/stocks-are-nearing-bounce-territory/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/stocks-are-nearing-bounce-territory/#comments Thu, 22 Aug 2013 13:30:11 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=391289 Correction achieved -- the S&P 500 and Dow Jones have taken a pretty hard tumble in the past few days. But important support is nearing.

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Correction achieved -- the S&P 500 and Dow Jones have taken a pretty hard tumble in the past few days. But important support is nearing.

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INDEXSP:.INX INDEXDJX:.DJI Charts & Technical Analysis
Exxon Mobil: Oversold, But Still Wobbly http://investorplace.com/2013/08/exxon-mobil-oversold-but-still-wobbly/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/exxon-mobil-oversold-but-still-wobbly/#comments Wed, 21 Aug 2013 12:41:42 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=390488 Exxon Mobil (XOM) has receded quite sharply over the past three weeks, but the shorts still might have additional opportunity in the coming days.

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Exxon Mobil (XOM) has receded quite sharply over the past three weeks, but the shorts still might have additional opportunity in the coming days.

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NYSE:XOM NYSE:CVX NYSE:BP Charts & Technical Analysis
Qihoo Investors Can Keep Looking North http://investorplace.com/2013/08/qihoo-stock-charts-qihu/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/qihoo-stock-charts-qihu/#comments Tue, 20 Aug 2013 14:21:54 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=389965 Qihoo 360 Technology (QIHU) is a momentum stock and should be treated with caution, but it's showing few signs that it's ready to escape its broader uptrend.

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Qihoo 360 Technology (QIHU) is a momentum stock and should be treated with caution, but it's showing few signs that it's ready to escape its broader uptrend.

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NYSE:QIHU NASDAQ:TSLA Charts & Technical Analysis
Time Is of the Essence for a Gold Bounce http://investorplace.com/2013/08/how-high-will-gold-bounce/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/how-high-will-gold-bounce/#comments Fri, 16 Aug 2013 12:44:35 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=388535 There is no rule saying that just because the medium-term trend in economic growth is up, gold can’t rally in the short-term.

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There is no rule saying that just because the medium-term trend in economic growth is up, gold can’t rally in the short-term.

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NYSEARCA:GLD Charts & Technical Analysis
Tesla Bulls Could Be Napping for a While http://investorplace.com/2013/08/tesla-motors-tsla-charts/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/tesla-motors-tsla-charts/#comments Thu, 15 Aug 2013 13:51:16 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=388026 Regardless of whether Tesla Motors will end up selling a car to every citizen of driving age, slopes this steep tend to mean-revert in violent fashion.

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Regardless of whether Tesla Motors will end up selling a car to every citizen of driving age, slopes this steep tend to mean-revert in violent fashion.

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NASDAQ:TSLA Charts & Technical Analysis
Stop Fretting About a Market Correction http://investorplace.com/2013/08/stop-fretting-about-a-market-correction/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/stop-fretting-about-a-market-correction/#comments Tue, 13 Aug 2013 16:07:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=386909 Is it really so difficult to imagine a 10% market correction in something that is up 280% in a little more than four years?

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Is it really so difficult to imagine a 10% market correction in something that is up 280% in a little more than four years?

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INDEXSP:.INX NYSEARCA:XLY Charts & Technical Analysis
Priceline: A Monster Rally Needs a Breather http://investorplace.com/2013/08/priceline-stock-1000-pcln/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/priceline-stock-1000-pcln/#comments Tue, 13 Aug 2013 12:25:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=386594 Priceline stock excited the bulls with a push past $990, but it was a weak push. Wait for some consolidation in PCLN before chasing it to $1,000.

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Priceline stock excited the bulls with a push past $990, but it was a weak push. Wait for some consolidation in PCLN before chasing it to $1,000.

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NASDAQ:PCLN Charts & Technical Analysis
Don’t Despair About the Dow Jones’ Descent http://investorplace.com/2013/08/dont-despair-at-the-dow-jones-descent/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/dont-despair-at-the-dow-jones-descent/#comments Thu, 08 Aug 2013 13:13:32 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=384842 The multiday declines of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the transports, as well as the DJTA's underperformance, still isn't much to hang one's hat on.

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The multiday declines of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the transports, as well as the DJTA's underperformance, still isn't much to hang one's hat on.

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NYSEARCA:IYT INDEXDJX:.DJI Charts & Technical Analysis
Homebuilder Stocks Are in a Technical Mess http://investorplace.com/2013/08/homebuilder-stocks-are-in-a-technical-mess/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/homebuilder-stocks-are-in-a-technical-mess/#comments Wed, 07 Aug 2013 14:00:05 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=384261 The broader SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF as well as individual homebuilder stocks like D.R. Horton are showing troublesome charts, but don't be too quick to jump into bear trades.

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The broader SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF as well as individual homebuilder stocks like D.R. Horton are showing troublesome charts, but don't be too quick to jump into bear trades.

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NYSEARCA:XHB NYSE:BZH NYSE:DHI NYSE:HOV Charts & Technical Analysis
Apple Stock Breaks Resistance … Now What? http://investorplace.com/2013/08/apple-stock-breaks-resistance-now-what/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/apple-stock-breaks-resistance-now-what/#comments Tue, 06 Aug 2013 13:11:23 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=383407 Apple stock just broke past a key area of resistance at $465, and momentum clearly is with AAPL. But how much will that momentum be worth?

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Apple stock just broke past a key area of resistance at $465, and momentum clearly is with AAPL. But how much will that momentum be worth?

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NASDAQ:AAPL Charts & Technical Analysis
Gold Could Be in for a Short-Term Pop http://investorplace.com/2013/08/gold/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/gold/#comments Mon, 05 Aug 2013 12:33:52 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=382501 The past couple weeks of GLD trading have been tight, which smells of consolidation that ultimately could resolve with a break higher for gold.

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The past couple weeks of GLD trading have been tight, which smells of consolidation that ultimately could resolve with a break higher for gold.

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NYSEARCA:GLD Charts & Technical Analysis
Facebook Stock: Almost Back to Square One! http://investorplace.com/2013/07/facebook-stock-back-at-its-ipo-price/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/facebook-stock-back-at-its-ipo-price/#comments Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:59:49 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=380352 Facebook stock has made a run near its IPO price thanks to a 40%-plus run in the past few trading days. What does that portend for the longs?

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Facebook stock has made a run near its IPO price thanks to a 40%-plus run in the past few trading days. What does that portend for the longs?

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NASDAQ:FB Charts & Technical Analysis
Apple Earnings — Wait for the Move, Then Act http://investorplace.com/2013/07/apple-earnings-wait-for-the-move-then-act/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/apple-earnings-wait-for-the-move-then-act/#comments Tue, 23 Jul 2013 16:50:15 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=376968 With everyone watching Apple earnings today, your best move may be to wait for the immediate reaction to die down, then make your move.

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With everyone watching Apple earnings today, your best move may be to wait for the immediate reaction to die down, then make your move.

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NASDAQ:AAPL Charts & Technical Analysis
5 Ways to Know a Stock Is Headed Up http://investorplace.com/2013/07/5-ways-to-know-a-stock-is-headed-up/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/5-ways-to-know-a-stock-is-headed-up/#comments Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:18:10 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=376732 Everyone wants their stocks to go up, right? The good news: These five bullish chart patterns indicate when a pick is poised to do just that.

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Everyone wants their stocks to go up, right? The good news: These five bullish chart patterns indicate when a pick is poised to do just that.

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Charts & Technical Analysis
Ebay’s Choppy Trading Could Continue http://investorplace.com/2013/07/choppy-trading-for-ebay-continues/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/choppy-trading-for-ebay-continues/#comments Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:06:50 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=375468 Ebay's quick selloff Thursday might spook investors into a little more fleeing, but longer-term, this correction should prove a healthy one.

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Ebay's quick selloff Thursday might spook investors into a little more fleeing, but longer-term, this correction should prove a healthy one.

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NASDAQ:EBAY Charts & Technical Analysis
Game Over for Toy Stocks? http://investorplace.com/2013/07/game-over-for-toy-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/game-over-for-toy-stocks/#comments Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:55:07 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=374857 Mattel's post-earnings drop yesterday took out horizontal support; technical pressure should continue to loom for MAT and rival Hasbro.

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Mattel's post-earnings drop yesterday took out horizontal support; technical pressure should continue to loom for MAT and rival Hasbro.

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NASDAQ:MAT NASDAQ:HAS Charts & Technical Analysis
GLDD Is Back on the Right Track — ‘Best Stocks’ Update http://investorplace.com/2013/07/gldd-is-back-on-the-right-track-best-stocks-update/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/gldd-is-back-on-the-right-track-best-stocks-update/#comments Wed, 17 Jul 2013 16:05:30 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=374532 Great Lakes Dredge & Dock ran aground amid worries of an accounting scandal. But the company is afloat once more and headed for smoother waters.

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock ran aground amid worries of an accounting scandal. But the company is afloat once more and headed for smoother waters.

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NASDAQ:GLDD Charts & Technical Analysis
The End of the Road for Tesla’s Run? http://investorplace.com/2013/07/the-end-of-the-road-for-teslas-run/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/the-end-of-the-road-for-teslas-run/#comments Wed, 17 Jul 2013 13:36:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=374313 Goldman's swift kick took the wind out of Tesla Motors' 2013 run and finally pleased the shorts ... but it didn't necessarily knock TSLA out cold.

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Goldman's swift kick took the wind out of Tesla Motors' 2013 run and finally pleased the shorts ... but it didn't necessarily knock TSLA out cold.

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NASDAQ:TSLA Charts & Technical Analysis
ConocoPhillips: Too Hot to Touch http://investorplace.com/2013/07/conocophillips-too-hot-to-touch/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/conocophillips-too-hot-to-touch/#comments Tue, 16 Jul 2013 15:33:33 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=373913 ConocoPhillips has extended its run to 14 consecutive up-days and still looks good through a long-term lens, but a cold bath might be in order.

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ConocoPhillips has extended its run to 14 consecutive up-days and still looks good through a long-term lens, but a cold bath might be in order.

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NYSE:COP NYSE:XOM Charts & Technical Analysis
AMZN: The Chase Higher Just Got Tougher http://investorplace.com/2013/07/amzn-the-chase-higher-just-got-tougher/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/amzn-the-chase-higher-just-got-tougher/#comments Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:57:28 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=373403 Amazon stock might actually have some upside left after pushing its all-time highs above the $300 mark, but overbought indicators are ringing across the board.

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Amazon stock might actually have some upside left after pushing its all-time highs above the $300 mark, but overbought indicators are ringing across the board.

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NASDAQ:AMZN Charts & Technical Analysis
The Nasdaq’s Long-Side Odds Are Deteriorating By the Hour http://investorplace.com/2013/07/the-nasdaqs-long-side-odds-are-deteriorating-by-the-hour/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/the-nasdaqs-long-side-odds-are-deteriorating-by-the-hour/#comments Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:57:26 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=372651 The Nasdaq's run to 13-year highs has left the index at a perilous level from a long-term perspective.

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The Nasdaq's run to 13-year highs has left the index at a perilous level from a long-term perspective.

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INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC Charts & Technical Analysis
These 4 Internet Stocks Keep Trending Higher http://investorplace.com/2013/07/these-4-internet-stocks-keep-trending-higher/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/these-4-internet-stocks-keep-trending-higher/#comments Thu, 11 Jul 2013 15:45:51 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=372140 Investors have kept chasing the high momentum of these four Internet stocks -- all of which report in coming weeks, and could be prone to some sizable gaps.

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Investors have kept chasing the high momentum of these four Internet stocks -- all of which report in coming weeks, and could be prone to some sizable gaps.

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NASDAQ:AMZN NASDAQ:GOOG NASDAQ:YHOO NYSE:YELP Charts & Technical Analysis
Is Any Metal Worth Trading Right Now? http://investorplace.com/2013/07/is-any-metal-worth-trading-right-now/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/is-any-metal-worth-trading-right-now/#comments Thu, 11 Jul 2013 13:53:23 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=371940 From gold to palladium, traders have hammered away at just about anything metal in 2013. However, the charts finally show a couple bullish opportunities.

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From gold to palladium, traders have hammered away at just about anything metal in 2013. However, the charts finally show a couple bullish opportunities.

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NYSEARCA:GLD NYSEARCA:SLV NYSEARCA:PALL NYSEARCA:JJC NYSEARCA:PPLT Charts & Technical Analysis
U.S. Dollar: Just Preparing for Higher Highs http://investorplace.com/2013/07/u-s-dollar-just-preparing-for-higher-highs/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/u-s-dollar-just-preparing-for-higher-highs/#comments Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:46:58 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=370555 Considering the U.S. dollar's almost vertical leap in the past couple of weeks, the breakout is unlikely to stick -- but it should lead to constructive filling.

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Considering the U.S. dollar's almost vertical leap in the past couple of weeks, the breakout is unlikely to stick -- but it should lead to constructive filling.

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NYSEARCA:UUP NYSEARCA:SPY Charts & Technical Analysis
Amazon Should Make a Run to $300 http://investorplace.com/2013/07/amazon-should-make-a-run-to-300/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/amazon-should-make-a-run-to-300/#comments Wed, 03 Jul 2013 12:22:19 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=369127 Despite settling just short of its January highs, Amazon remains in good position to break past that area and eventually into the $300 zone.

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Despite settling just short of its January highs, Amazon remains in good position to break past that area and eventually into the $300 zone.

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NASDAQ:AMZN Charts & Technical Analysis
Gold Might Finally Be Building a Bottom http://investorplace.com/2013/07/gold-might-finally-be-building-a-bottom/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/gold-might-finally-be-building-a-bottom/#comments Tue, 02 Jul 2013 13:23:46 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=368541 Gold -- as measured by the GLD -- is finally starting to show signs of fruitful bottom-building, but the near-term action won't be for the faint of heart.

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Gold -- as measured by the GLD -- is finally starting to show signs of fruitful bottom-building, but the near-term action won't be for the faint of heart.

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NYSEARCA:GLD Charts & Technical Analysis
Goldman Sachs Is Dancing on Crucial Technical Support http://investorplace.com/2013/07/goldman-sachs-is-dancing-on-crucial-technical-support/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/goldman-sachs-is-dancing-on-crucial-technical-support/#comments Mon, 01 Jul 2013 13:45:41 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=367909 Watch the charts of Goldman Sachs, which will provide us with some hints about how investors feel about both this earnings season and interest-rate hikes.

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Watch the charts of Goldman Sachs, which will provide us with some hints about how investors feel about both this earnings season and interest-rate hikes.

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NYSE:GS Charts & Technical Analysis
Apple Riddled With Lousy Price Action http://investorplace.com/2013/06/apple-riddled-with-lousy-price-action/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/apple-riddled-with-lousy-price-action/#comments Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:05:00 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=367074 Don't expect much respite following Apple's break below $400. For now, the charts point to more time exploring the upper and maybe even mid-$300s.

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Don't expect much respite following Apple's break below $400. For now, the charts point to more time exploring the upper and maybe even mid-$300s.

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NASDAQ:AAPL Charts & Technical Analysis
Will Oil Prices Break $100? http://investorplace.com/2013/06/will-oil-prices-break-100/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/will-oil-prices-break-100/#comments Thu, 27 Jun 2013 17:02:43 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=366658 The string of higher lows for oil proxy U.S. Oil Fund bodes well for the commodity to have a shot at hitting the $100/barrel level, though it's hardly a sure thing.

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The string of higher lows for oil proxy U.S. Oil Fund bodes well for the commodity to have a shot at hitting the $100/barrel level, though it's hardly a sure thing.

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NYSEARCA:USO NYSEARCA:DJP Charts & Technical Analysis
Seasonal Patterns Say to Buy Gold, Sell Semiconductors http://investorplace.com/2013/06/seasonal-patterns-say-to-buy-gold-sell-semiconductors/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/seasonal-patterns-say-to-buy-gold-sell-semiconductors/#comments Thu, 20 Jun 2013 13:29:32 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=362803 Seasonal patterns aren't always reliable, but these charts show that it's nearing time to buy gold and take profits in semiconductors.

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Seasonal patterns aren't always reliable, but these charts show that it's nearing time to buy gold and take profits in semiconductors.

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NYSEARCA:GLD NASDAQ:MU NYSE:AMD NASDAQ:IBB NYSEARCA:XLU Charts & Technical Analysis
The S&P 500 Isn’t Short-Term Cooked for Certain, But … http://investorplace.com/2013/06/the-sp-500-isnt-short-term-cooked-for-certain-but/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/the-sp-500-isnt-short-term-cooked-for-certain-but/#comments Thu, 20 Jun 2013 13:00:27 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=363084 Following an aggressive Bernanke-led selloff, the S&P 500 is left perched on perilous technical ground. And the path of least resistance is down.

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Following an aggressive Bernanke-led selloff, the S&P 500 is left perched on perilous technical ground. And the path of least resistance is down.

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INDEXSP:.INX Charts & Technical Analysis
Gold Has Gone Ice-Cold http://investorplace.com/2013/06/gold-has-gone-ice-cold/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/gold-has-gone-ice-cold/#comments Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:49:59 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=362411 Both the long- and short-term charts point to further downside in gold, but the results of the FOMC meeting could have a lot to say about that.

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Both the long- and short-term charts point to further downside in gold, but the results of the FOMC meeting could have a lot to say about that.

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NYSEARCA:GLD Charts & Technical Analysis
VIDEO: 3 More Stocks Set to Break Out http://investorplace.com/2013/06/video-3-more-stocks-set-to-break-out/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/video-3-more-stocks-set-to-break-out/#comments Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:39:21 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=362028 While recent volatility has made playing breakouts more difficult, you can still find compelling candidates if you're careful. Here are a few opportunities.

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While recent volatility has made playing breakouts more difficult, you can still find compelling candidates if you're careful. Here are a few opportunities.

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NYSE:HPQ NASDAQ:BEAV NYSE:GE NYSE:V Charts & Technical Analysis
GameStop: It’ll Pop … or Double-Top http://investorplace.com/2013/06/gamestop-itll-pop-or-double-top/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/gamestop-itll-pop-or-double-top/#comments Mon, 17 Jun 2013 15:54:13 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=361492 Following a recent breakout, GameStop is retesting another level of important support. Watch this level to signal a big move in either direction.

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Following a recent breakout, GameStop is retesting another level of important support. Watch this level to signal a big move in either direction.

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NYSE:GME Charts & Technical Analysis
HPQ Is Sniffing at Important Resistance http://investorplace.com/2013/06/hpq-is-sniffing-at-important-resistance/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/hpq-is-sniffing-at-important-resistance/#comments Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:22:41 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=361198 Hewlett-Packard has found itself trading in a tight range around an important resistance area. A meaningful break above could be followed by a significant move.

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Hewlett-Packard has found itself trading in a tight range around an important resistance area. A meaningful break above could be followed by a significant move.

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NYSE:HPQ NASDAQ:DELL Charts & Technical Analysis
Google’s Posture Remains Positive http://investorplace.com/2013/06/googles-posture-remains-positive/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/googles-posture-remains-positive/#comments Tue, 11 Jun 2013 12:50:54 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=358654 Google stock has worked off its overbought condition and has potential upside from a swing-trading perspective. Here are the levels to watch.

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Google stock has worked off its overbought condition and has potential upside from a swing-trading perspective. Here are the levels to watch.

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NASDAQ:GOOG Charts & Technical Analysis
Russell 2000: A Little Short-Term Juice Left, But That’s It http://investorplace.com/2013/06/russell-2000-a-little-short-term-juice-left-but-thats-it/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/russell-2000-a-little-short-term-juice-left-but-thats-it/#comments Tue, 11 Jun 2013 12:28:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=358631 The IWM's move higher since November 2012 is extremely steep and likely long in the tooth. It is merely a question of time before the Russell 2000 corrects.

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The IWM's move higher since November 2012 is extremely steep and likely long in the tooth. It is merely a question of time before the Russell 2000 corrects.

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NYSEARCA:IWM INDEXRUSSELL:RUT Charts & Technical Analysis
What to Do After Dollar General’s Double Top http://investorplace.com/2013/06/what-to-do-after-dollar-generals-double-top/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/what-to-do-after-dollar-generals-double-top/#comments Wed, 05 Jun 2013 15:20:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=356383 Dollar General isn't exactly on the verge of an all-out collapse following Tuesday's haircut, but the short-term picture has become a bit rockier.

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Dollar General isn't exactly on the verge of an all-out collapse following Tuesday's haircut, but the short-term picture has become a bit rockier.

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NYSE:DG NYSE:FDO NASDAQ:DLTR Charts & Technical Analysis
Chinese Large-Caps Still Look Vulnerable http://investorplace.com/2013/06/chinese-large-caps-still-look-vulnerable/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/chinese-large-caps-still-look-vulnerable/#comments Tue, 04 Jun 2013 13:53:30 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=355665 Chinese large-caps -- as measured by the FXI exchange-traded fund -- haven't joined in 2013's broader rally. We explore whether that might change.

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Chinese large-caps -- as measured by the FXI exchange-traded fund -- haven't joined in 2013's broader rally. We explore whether that might change.

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NYSEARCA:FXI Charts & Technical Analysis
Friday’s Bloodbath Isn’t Over Yet http://investorplace.com/2013/06/fridays-bloodbath-isnt-over-yet/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/fridays-bloodbath-isnt-over-yet/#comments Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:08:50 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=355323 Friday was a sea of red ... and the charts point to continued pain ahead. Here's what you need to know.

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Friday was a sea of red ... and the charts point to continued pain ahead. Here's what you need to know.

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NYSEARCA:XLF NYSEARCA:IYT NYSE:MS NYSE: JPM Charts & Technical Analysis
Where Will Gasoline Prices Go From Here? http://investorplace.com/2013/05/where-will-gasoline-prices-go-from-here/ http://investorplace.com/2013/05/where-will-gasoline-prices-go-from-here/#comments Fri, 31 May 2013 15:08:19 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=354851 Driving season is upon us, but we haven't seen the rise in gas prices we might have expected. It may be on the horizon -- here's what to watch for.

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Driving season is upon us, but we haven't seen the rise in gas prices we might have expected. It may be on the horizon -- here's what to watch for.

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NYSEARCA:USO Charts & Technical Analysis
3 Stocks That Won’t Suffer a Large Correction http://investorplace.com/2013/05/3-stocks-that-wont-suffer-a-large-correction/ http://investorplace.com/2013/05/3-stocks-that-wont-suffer-a-large-correction/#comments Fri, 31 May 2013 11:30:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=354343 As long as these stocks continue making higher lows and higher highs without going vertical, the broader market will have a hard time slowing them down.

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As long as these stocks continue making higher lows and higher highs without going vertical, the broader market will have a hard time slowing them down.

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NYSE:GE NYSE:AIG NYSE:DGI Charts & Technical Analysis