Many Momentum Stocks have begun their Ascent Again

Larry Connors

The market remains slightly overbought today. Volatility has moved back down and many of the momentum stocks which rose to silly levels in February and then crashed have begun their ascent again (a few like SFUN and POWR rose over 10% yesterday). Overall though nothing has changed and any pullbacks should continue to be viewed [Read More]

Gold ETFs Move to Oversold Territory

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Gold prices have been moving within a relatively narrow range over the past few weeks although the trend could generally be considered to be upward. Despite the bullish price action in the metal, an ETF tracking gold mining stocks and a leveraged gold ETF have become oversold. Direxion Daily Gold Miners Bull 3X Shrs (NYSE: [Read More]

Volatility is Beginning to Move Back Down

Larry Connors

The market is slightly overbought today. Volatility is beginning to move back down and any pullbacks should continue to be viewed as short-term buying opportunities. For a free trial to the Daily Battle Plan, click here!

Pepsi Suffers After Coca-Cola Misses Earnings

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Larry Connors will be managing money on a full-time basis beginning in 2015. Therefore, this summer will be the final time that he will be teaching his strategies and research to the public. Starting in July and up through a live 2-day event Larry will be holding in the NYC area in September, he will be teaching his [Read More]

Every Pullback/Bear Market Starts the Same Way

Larry Connors

There’s been an obvious change in the market’s behavior over the past week with volatility finally showing some life. Here’s the reality; every pullback/bear market starts the same way; it starts with volatility rising. But not every rise in volatility leads to a pullback/bear market. From a historical VIX level, volatility is still extremely low. [Read More]

How to Trade Earnings with the TradingMarkets Screener

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Earnings reports can lead to increased volatility in a number of stocks. It might not be possible to know in advance which stocks will experience greater than average volatility after an earnings report but it is possible to develop a trading strategy based on earnings announcements. The TradingMarkets Live Screener allows traders to set up [Read More]

ConnorsRSI Pullback Strategy Identifies Four Buy Candidates for Monday

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Larry Connors will be managing money on a full-time basis beginning in 2015. Therefore, this summer will be the final time that he will be teaching his strategies and research to the public. Starting in July and up through a live 2-day event Larry will be holding in the NYC area in September, he will be teaching his [Read More]

The Best Buy Candidates for a Potential Rebound

Larry Connors will be managing money on a full-time basis beginning in 2015. Therefore, this summer will be the final time that he will be teaching his strategies and research to the public. Starting in July and up through a live 2-day event Larry will be holding in the NYC area in September, he will be teaching his [Read More]

Benefit from Short Term Gains in Boring Stocks with Swing Trading

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Dead money can be as harmful to long-term wealth accumulation as losses. Traders need to take advantage of the trend whenever there is a trend in the markets. Holding a stock that goes nowhere in a market that gains 10% has an opportunity cost of 10%. Of course in a market that moves 10%, there [Read More]

Trading Symmetry, Sequence and Probability

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The SPX made a 7/3 pre-holiday marked up new cycle high at 1985.59, followed by a decline to 1952.86 last Thursday, which was accelerated by the Portugal Bank nonsense relative to the US market. However, it provided intraday, an extended volatility trading opportunity relative to the significant SPX discounted NYSE opening, and this commentary will [Read More]

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