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Watch for These Signals of a Bull Market Top

Stay long unless these charts break down. More 

Stocks Cheer the Jobs Report, But Buy Selectively

Last week, stocks again got the better of the bears. Investors would be wise to keep the broader stock market direction and structure well in mind, though. More 

3 Warning Signs of a Looming Market Correction

There are warnings signs of a stock correction everywhere, if you just know where to look. More 

Financials Flirting With Breakdown: 7 Charts to Watch

Financial stocks are exhibiting strong fundamentals, but these seven stock charts are telling a different story about the outlook for financials. More 

Charge Up on the MasterCard and Visa Stock Pullback

MasterCard and Visa stock have been hit hard, but several positives could charge up both stocks in the weeks and months to come. More 

Best Stocks Update: XLF Has Room to Grow

Our Best Stocks for 2014 pick is the Financial SPDR (XLF), up over 2% year-to-date. Financials are performing well, and XLF should head higher in 2014. More 

Why These 2 Energy ETFs Are Better Choices Than Others

Energy sector ETFs have lagged market returns for other sectors, and institutional buying pressure is lax. There are some opportunities, including these 2 ETFs More