Trading

It’s a Make-or-Break Week for SPY, XLF

After a two-week mean-reversion move in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), the next move almost certainly depends on this week's FOMC statement. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Breakdown Predicts More Pain for EMR Stock

Emerson Electric Co. broke a double-bottom, confirming its bear market is intact. Read Article

Dollar’s Strength Delivers Outperformance to Small-Cap Stocks (IWM)

The dollar's 12-year high is favoring small-cap stocks, which are breaking higher. Take advantage with an options trade on the IWM ETF. Read Article

Trade of the Day: A.H. Belo (AHC)

For those seeking trading advice, our index indicators are giving neutral readings, a downgrade from last week’s bullish readings. Read Article

Shake Shack Inc: SHAK Stock Is Shaking Up Some Excitement

After Thursday's wild reaction to Shake Shack earnings, SHAK stock could be beginning a lucrative honeymoon phase. Traders, get your orders ready. Read Article

2 Trades for Volatile Plug Power Inc. Earnings

Plug Power faces a mixed bag as it heads into next week's fourth-quarter earnings report. Here are two trades for PLUG stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: AutoNation (AN)

The high-tech equipment and computers on modern cars have reduced competitive threats to AutoNation and opened up new opportunities. Read Article

Sunedison Inc: SUNE Stock Is Charging Up

Sunedison Inc has seen some orderly trading this year, and now SUNE stock is technically preparing for a break to the upside. Read Article

Deep ‘Vs’ Spell Victory for CA Stock

These bullish formations usually precede a major advance. Read Article

Trade XHB to Build Up Profits

Home building stocks are up big today. Position yourself for profits in the XHB ETF with this option play. Read Article

ARO Stock: 2 Trades for Aeropostale’s Fourth-Quarter Earnings

ARO stock has surged during the past month on strong fourth-quarter guidance; now it's time to see if Aeropostale can deliver. Read Article

TLT: Bear Call Spreads Beckon in Treasury Bonds

Treasury bonds are skidding after a strong jobs report increased the chances of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates. Here's how to capitalize on TLT with a call spread. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Wisconsin Energy (WEC)

My best trading advice: Naked puts are as close to free money as you're likely to get. Read Article

United Continental (UAL): Brace Yourself for a Bumpy Ride

United Continental Holdings Inc increasingly feels more at risk of a near-term mean-reversion move lower. Short UAL stock now, and/or consider waiting for a chance at a long position. Read Article

3 Airline Stocks Hitting Turbulence

For the first time in months, seemingly-invincible airline stocks are being hit hard by sellers. Here are three stocks worth a look on the short side. Read Article

Stay On Top of the HYG Stock Options

Investors in iShares iBoxx Yield Corporate Bond Fund (NYSEARCA:HYG) saw new options begin trading this week, for the April 17 expiration. Read Article

Discover the Latest DFS Stock Options

Investors in Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) saw new options begin trading this week for the Oct. 16 expiration. Read Article

Sell Covered Calls in Overbought EBAY Stock

EBAY stock has been on a veritable tear for the past month, but now investors may need to acquire protection from a pullback. Read Article