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Stocks Defying The Stock Market Sell-Off?

April 9th, 2014

Wall streetMitchell Clark: With the broader stock market selling off, it’s amazing to see a company’s share price defy the near-term trend and appreciate in value. Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS

Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500: Sell In May and Re-Enter When?

October 9th, 2013

Wall streetSy Harding: It’s that time of year when I remind you of the stock market’s remarkable history of making most of its gains in the winter months, while if there is a problem it usually hits in the summer or fall months. Most investors know it Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

Stock Market: Why There Is Now A Second Wall Of Worry (USO, VGK, SPY, SSO, SDS)

March 19th, 2012

Sy Harding:  It’s an old market maxim that the stock market often climbs a wall of worry.  In the current rally the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) has gained 29% since its October low, and the wall of worry it climbed has been impressive. Reports in October showed the economic slowdown in the first half of the Read more…

NYSE:SDS, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:SSO, NYSE:USO, NYSE:VGK

Is This As Good As It Gets For Now? (VGK, SPY, GS, JPM, IWM, DIA, EWI, EWP, IEV, GREK, EUFN)

March 4th, 2012

Sy Harding:  In Europe (NYSEArca:VGK), the euro-zone debt crisis has pretty much faded from headlines. The arrangements that will bail out Greece (NYSEArca:GREK)- at least for now – have been pretty much finalized. Read more…

NYSE:EWI, NYSE:EWP, NYSE:GREK, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VGK

Sell Until You Can Sleep

June 2nd, 2011

In emotional markets, it’s often best to take a step back and view the situation as dispassionately as possible. For some, that means a stiff drink. For others, it’s a long walk or time with the kids. For me, the best way to remove the emotion of the market is by drawing pictures with a purple crayon. It’s a habit that works out particularly well for Read more…

NYSE:FAS, NYSE:FAZ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:XLF, NYSE:XLP

ETF News Update: Red Flags Everywhere

May 15th, 2011

Red flags are flying everywhere as we travel farther into the “sell in May and go away” period of the year.”  At Wall Street Sector Selector, we remain in a defensive posture and continue to enjoy Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:EPU, NYSE:EWP, NYSE:TUR

Jeff Hirsch: It’s May, and That Means It’s Time to Sell (DIA, SPY)

May 2nd, 2011

Jeff Hirsch, editor of Stock Trader’s Almanac and the recent book “Super Boom: Why the Dow Will Hit 38,820 and How You Can Profit From It,”dropped by Breakout’s set to discuss the wisdom, or lack thereof, of the old Wall Street saw to ” Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

A Significant Summer Correction May Be Ahead For The Markets And ETFs

May 2nd, 2010

“There is an old Wall Street adage: Sell in May and go away. It suggests that markets perform better over the winter season, and that investors are smart to sell off over the summer. There have been Read more…

NASDAQ:QQQQ

How Will ETF Investors Fair In 2010 With The Infamous “Sell In May And Go Away” (DIA, SPY, QQQQ)

April 24th, 2010

Believe it or not, we’re just ending  the seasonally best six months of the year!  Statistically the months from the end of October through the end of April, are in fact the best months of the year for Read more…

NASDAQ:QQQQ, NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY




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