The Russell 2000 Has a Message: Stay Strong, My Friends

The Russell 2000's recent outperformance of the S&P 500 has us optimistic about a potential last hurrah for the broader markets. More 

Time to Buy Banks

As we move closer to a rate hike, traders should focus their money here. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares Russell 2000 (IWM)

Wednesday's spike above 1,260 on the small-caps was encouraging, which is why today I am recommending call options on the IWM. More 

Clouds Gather, but Dollar Remains Key for Now

Movement in the greenback will largely determine the near-to-medium-term outcome for stocks. More 

Make Sure You Have a Healthy Cash Position

Cash is an important asset class as we wait out the current choppiness. More 

Smart Money Avoiding the Market’s Malaise

Low volume and high volatility near a top usually signify a lack of commitment by large traders. More 

Watch Support Lines in This Fickle Market

Wait for further confirmation of a decline or just another false breakdown. More