John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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InvestorPlace experts John Jagerson and S. Wade Hansen, both Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designees, are co-founders of, as well as the co-editors of SlingShot Trader, a trading service designed to help you make options profits by trading the news. Get in on the next trade and get 1 free month today by clicking here.

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Trade of the Day: Oracle Corporation (ORCL)

Mar. 28, 2018, 8:54 am EDT – ORCL dropped dramatically after releasing disappointing earnings last week and, after a short-lived dead-cat bounce on Monday, we think the stock will continue moving lower. More 

Is This Consolidation Normal?

Mar. 23, 2018, 11:58 am EDT – While it might be tempting to panic, don't worry -- this is perfectly healthy for the markets after the correction. More 

Trade of the Day: Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

Mar. 22, 2018, 9:18 am EDT – Treasury yields are moving higher once again, and that is putting pressure on the strong 4.99% dividend yield Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is currently offering. More 

Trade of the Day: QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

Mar. 20, 2018, 9:10 am EDT – We like the potential for a big downside move in the short term after resistance in the $62 range has been retested and the stock failed to break higher. More 

Are Investors Out of the Woods After the Recent Pullback?

Mar. 16, 2018, 11:52 am EDT – February’s pullback seems to have broken the bullish spell that had enveloped Wall Street, and now investors have to start doing their homework again. More 

Trade of the Day: FedEx (FDX)

Mar. 15, 2018, 9:13 am EDT – We anticipate that FedEx (FDX) is going to continue its rebound in the run up to the company’s earnings announcement, which is scheduled for Tuesday, March 20, after market close. More 

Trade of the Day: Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU)

Mar. 13, 2018, 9:10 am EDT – Rising rates are bad for dividend-payers, and the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) is likely to be in the crosshairs if inflation/interest rate expectations shift (as we expect) this week. More 

How Worried Should Traders Be About Tariffs?

Mar. 8, 2018, 12:07 pm EDT – We don’t expect the tariffs to be good or bad for steel and aluminum stocks, but they will probably have a negative effect on industrials that use metals for production and those reliant on exports. More 

Trade of the Day: Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Mar. 8, 2018, 9:07 am EDT – The stocks in this industry have been soaring higher for the past few weeks, and Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) just set a new all-time closing high of $59.99 on Tuesday. More 

Trade of the Day: iShares iBoxx $ High Yid Corp Bond (ETF) (HYG)

Mar. 6, 2018, 9:04 am EDT – High-yield bond prices have nowhere to go but down if they want to generate yields that are going to be high enough to compete with “risk-free” Treasuries. More