Oil soars on U.S. inventory report, supply fears

As of noon New York time today, U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate is up 3.30%. International benchmark Brent is ahead 2.41%. The climb follows on data from the Energy Information...

50-Day MA’s Back in Play

MARKET SUMMARY U.S. markets showed strength on Wednesday’s open following comments from the White House that they would use the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. (CFIUS) to tighten...

This Dip, Don’t Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch

Yesterday, we focused on the inside days in the indices posted on Tuesday, and what that implied for today. We also looked at the Modern Family, Phases, The Dollar, Commodities,...

What Is A Stop Order?

Hey folks!  Mike Shorr here and I am the Director Of Trader Education and Short Term Options instructor here at Prosper Trading Academy.  Understand what stop orders are and...

Best and Worst Stocks to Buy Before July

ALXN stock tends to shine in July, while AKAM shares typically struggle We're almost to the halfway point of 2018, with July kicking off next week. As such, we decided...

The All New Market Analysis – June 27th, 2018

SPX Monitoring purposes; Neutral Monitoring purposes GOLD: neutral Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes: Neutral The bottom window is the NYSE Advance/NYSE Decline issues with a 4 period moving average which remains...

Chart Of The Week – FAANG Update 6-27-18

Here’s Hima Reddy’s Chart of the Week covering FAANG stocks. Watch this video now and be updated of the latest happenings on the stocks this week!

When Is Noise Just Noise?

In last week’s post I discussed the divergence in the bigs and the betas and tried to add some clarification on the whether or not that was a glass...

Are you skeptical of online investment advisors?

I’ve been teaching investors and traders for well over 15 years and THIS question often comes up… “If you’re so successful at trading, why the heck do you teach and...

Round Numbers and Pins over Tariffs and Trade Wars

I think if I see another story attributing market moves to trade war worries I might gouge my eyes out. Yes there are ongoing negotiations. Negotiations that for the...

Kohl’s (KSS) – Bullish DailyPlay for Wednesday June 27th, 2018

The bullish DailyPlay we chose for Wednesday, June 27th is Kohl's (KSS). KSS is part of the Consumer Discretionary Sector (XLY). Over the last month, XLY has experienced a 3.34%...

Chart: US Jobs Market Perception

There was a striking figure in the latest Conference Board US consumer confidence data - the headlines were all about the decrease on the month, but as always it pays...