Researchers at the Cleveland branch of the Federal Reserve have found that the “head and shoulders” pattern can be traded profitably.
Last week marked the eighth anniversary of one of our country’s longest bull markets. Since 1940, only one other bull market has lasted longer.
You should probably forget everything you think you know about volatility. That means you’ll bring an open mind to the current market situation.
The stock market has gone almost straight up since the election, and the reason for the gain might be the expected change in tax policy.
It seems safe to say the broad stock market is overbought. But average investors should look at where stocks are now relative to the long term.
CFRA recently published a report showing that if both January and February are up, we tend to see a very strong stock market for the next 10 months.
Market analysts often misinterpret the data they’re reading. That’s what seems to be happening in small-cap stocks, or stocks of smaller companies.
The ideas driving the Russell 2000 Index’s advance are similar to the ones driving larger-cap stocks — with one major exception.