Could this transportation ETF be a good hedge against economic contraction?

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From Todd Shriber : As an exchange traded fund tracking a cyclical group of stocks, the iShares Transportation Average ETF (NYSEArca: IYT) may not be the first idea that comes to mind when investors think of ETFs that can help
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NYSE:IYT June 11, 2019 4:47pm

As FedEx Disappoints, Transport ETFs are in Focus

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From Sweta Killa: After the closing bell yesterday, transport bellwether FedEx (FDX – Free Report) reported robust fiscal second-quarter 2019 earnings. The courier company missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate on the top line and cut its earnings guidance for fiscal 2019.
BATS:IYT December 19, 2018 1:00pm

Transportation Sector (IYT) testing important long-term support

From Chris Kimble: A swift 30 point drop (nearly 15%) from mid-September through the end of October has the Transportation Sector (IYT) testing important long-term support. 
NYSE:IYT November 6, 2018 11:57am

Transports Nearing A Bottom

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From Chris Vermeulen: Our research team, at, is alerting our members that the Transportation Index has reached its first level of support near 10,500 and this level may be the start of an extended bottoming formation.
NYSE:IYT October 14, 2018 7:51am

Transports Are Leading The Markets Higher

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From Chris Vermeulen: The recent upside breakout seen in the US Transportation Index is a very important signal for traders.  Our research team has been following these moves for many months and we believe the recent upside breakout in the
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NYSE:IYT September 11, 2018 6:26am

Watch The Transports Closely Here (IYT)

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From Chris Kimble: The following chart looks at Transportation ETF (IYT) on a weekly basis. Its long-term trend remains up and nothing that has changed the trend.
NYSE:IYT September 3, 2018 6:46am

Transports Riding High On Strong Q2 Earnings So Far (IYT)

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From Zacks: The transportation sector has been riding high this earnings season with stock prices rising 4.2% (aggregate one-day stock market reaction to earnings releases) in response to earnings announcements.
BATS:IYT August 6, 2018 6:38am

Transports Look Vulnerable To A Large Decline (IYT)

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Technical analyst Chris Kimble takes a close look at the all-important transports and finds a potential major breakdown in the works.
NYSE:IYT May 6, 2018 7:15am

Transports Aren’t Moving – What It Means For Investors (IYT)

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From Chris Vermeulen: Pay attention to the price movement of the transportation sector for a clearer picture of the future rally.
NYSE:IYT April 24, 2018 6:17am

Transports Flashing A Concerning Sign For The Markets (IYT)

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From Chris Kimble: One year ago this month, the Transports/S&P 500 ratio peaked and has been heading lower, reflecting that Transports have been diverging against the broad market.
BATS:IYT November 20, 2017 11:39am

Dow Jones Transports At A Critical Crossroads (IYT)

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Technical analyst Chris Kimble of Kimble Charting Solutions examines the Dow Transports’ recent downturn, which is now in danger of falling below a critical technical support level that could lead to significant downside across the entire equity markets.
BATS:IYT August 24, 2017 6:22am

Transports Finally On The Go Again (IYT)

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From Dana Lyons: After “handling” a 7-month consolidation period, transportation stocks appear to be moving higher again.
NYSE:IYT July 8, 2017 6:30am

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