Beat the Bell

Beat the Bell

It’s easy to become overwhelmed by the swirl of headlines in the financial world. But stocks often move on those headlines — sometimes a lot — and knowing what to make of the price action will set you on the right path for winning trades.

That’s why we’ve put together our free Beat the Bell series. This free daily feature provides insightful advice from renowned technical analyst Serge Berger right in your mailbox — and in plenty of time to take action on the trade.

Recent Articles

Bank of America Corp: BofA Runs Into Strong Technical Headwinds (BAC)

After a notable multi-day rally in Bank of America on Wednesday and Thursday signal a bearish theme ahead. A well defined trade sets up BAC for the shorts. More 

Nvidia Corporation: NVDA Stock Is Running Out of Gas

Nvidia (NVDA) clearly is in an uptrend mode, but the rally's pace is simply unsustainable. For now, short positions on NVDA stock have the best chance for success. More 

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd: BABA Stock Is at a Major Crossroads

Alibaba (BABA) stock just put up a quick rally that increased the likelihood of a technical rally. However, an SEC investigation will test shares' mettle. More 

Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST): Watch Out for That Cliff!

Costco (COST) earnings are just around the bend -- at the same time that COST stock is sitting at a major technical inflection point. More 

VMware, Inc. (VMW) Stock Has Double-Digit Upside

If the current bullish pattern in VMware (VMW) stock begins to work out, then shares have a first upside target of more than 10% higher than last Friday's close. More 

iShares Russell 2000 Index (ETF) (IWM) – Small-Caps Could Drop 20% More

The Russell 2000 is printing a very bearish pattern that indicates a possible 20% drop for the iShares Russell 2000 Index (ETF) (IWM). More 

Hormel Foods Corp (HRL): Stay Away From the Spam!

Hormel (HRL) has topped out thanks to Wednesday's selling pressure, and Hormel stock could have another 15% of downside. More 

Home Depot Inc (HD) Stock: The Bears Are in Charge

Home Depot stock saw selling pressure Tuesday despite a beat-and-raise quarter. For now, that points to a path lower for HD. More 

The S&P 500 Looks Shaky Here (SPY)

Despite Monday's rally, the S&P 500 -- and thus the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) -- remains in a precarious spot. Play the short side. More 

Walt Disney Co (DIS): It’s a Mouse Trap!

Disney (DIS) sustained some concerning technical damage last week. Traders should look to play Disney stock on the short side. More