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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

Pandora – P Stock Is Flirting With a Technical Breakdown

Pandora dropped meaningfully last Friday after earnings. P stock now looks ready to drop more, particularly if last Friday's lows give. More 

D.R. Horton Builds a Suddenly Bearish Case (DHI)

D.R. Horton dramatically changed direction Thursday after disappointing earnings and weak new-home sales numbers took their toll on DHI stock. More 

Robert Half – A Shorting Opportunity Is Building in RHI Stock

Staffing firm Robert Half International jumped too much, too quickly on good Q2 earnings and Q3 guidance. RHI stock looks like a short. More 

CROX Stock Might Sustain a Rally for Once

Crocs' earnings and corporate restructuring sparked a technically significant move in CROX stock that could see more follow-through buying. More 

Herbalife – Don’t Be a Hero, Don’t Buy HLF Stock

Herbalife (HLF) stock dropped Monday ahead of today's presentation by Bill Ackman of Pershing Square. Active investors should consider the short side, but don't buy the dip. More 

How to Trade FB Stock After Earnings

Facebook reports earnings on Wednesday after the close. Anyone eyeballing trade setups after the report should watch these key levels in FB stock. More 

Fresh Off New Highs, UNH Stock Looks Ripe for Selling

UNH stock looks increasingly overbought on the longer and near-term charts. Active investors should look for shorting entries. More 

Short INTC Stock – Intel Is Due for Downside

INTC stock jumped big on Wednesday -- but the stock looks stretched and ready for a reversal. Look for shorting opportunities. More 

Buy CMA Stock After a Strong Earnings Surge

CMA stock could see continued upside action after good earnings Tuesday. Buy Comerica for a move above $55. More 

Alcoa Stock Has Rallied Too Far for Too Long

Alcoa stock didn't react much to earnings, but a rally since then has plopped AA shares into overbought territory. This might be a game for the shorts. More