Materials’ Recent Surge Won’t Stick

XLB faces a persistent ceiling at $40; another failure will make these bear call spreads pan out. More 

6 Stock Charts You Need to Watch in May

Here are the stock charts to watch for trading opportunities in May, as well as a few that can provide insight into the health of the broader market. More 

What Materials Stocks Reveal About the Rest of the Market

The Materials ETF (XLB) is approaching a 52-week high. Find out what the sector's next moves will reveal about market leadership and the outlook for economic growth. More 

Stock Pickers Needed for this Market

As we look at the market in general, everything has been moving in the same direction. More 

Diversification Won’t Help Much in This Market

As the Dow Jones forges ahead, we look at which surprising sectors are leading the market--and what you can do to get an edge. More 

‘Scary Poppins’ Chart of the Day: XLB

The XLB could be painting a picture for what's in store for the broader market. More 

Friends of the Trend: 3 ETFs, 3 Stocks

Materials, homebuilder and tech ETFs are all in favor right now -- as are a few of their component stocks. Here's a look. More