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Can Stocks Now Pass The Test?

After many months of excruciating debate on a possible rate hike, the FOMC finally acted. Stock investors may have reacted even more bullishly to the Fed's apparent plan to raise rates gradually in the future. Plunging stock prices last week had turned the momentum negative and pushed many of the market measures into oversold territory.…
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The Mysterious Pattern No One Saw Coming

During second half of 2015, the U.S. stock market posted its largest decline in years. On Monday, August 24, the Dow plummeted 1,089 points within minutes of the opening bell. It was the largest point loss ever during a single trading day. Iconic U.S. companies like GE and Pepsi saw their stocks drop 20%. Costco…
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Time To Short High Flyers Like AMZN or NFLX?

Most of the major averages did manage to close higher on Monday despite some early selling. Still the A/D ratios were 3-1 negative with the Dow Transports along with the small and mid-caps losing around 0.5%. The close last Friday at the daily starc- bands did not favor chasing the short side Monday. As I…
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The Week Ahead: How Long Will Junk Bonds and Crude Oil Crush Stocks?

Editor's note: If you like Tom's analysis and want specific entry/exit advice on ETFs check out Viper ETF Report his premium newsletter. Instead of the correction I was looking for a week ago the market was hit with relentless selling for most of the week. For an already dropping market the news that junk bond…
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A Positive Stock?

With the heavy selling this week the A/D lines have reached important support with the McClellan oscillator down to -185. In order to resurrect the uptrend a sharp rally is needed by early next week. The inability of crude to rally on positive API numbers in a sign of weakness with heavy resistance in the…
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Building A ETF Portfolio For 2016

Editor’s note: If you like Tom’s analysis and want specific entry/exit advice on ETFs check out Viper ETF Report his premium newsletter. As we approach year-end many are already starting to make portfolio plans for the year ahead. For those who have the option some are still trying to decide whether they should be investing…
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