NASDAQ buying opportunity

  After a panic blow off such as last Wednesdays, there are typical signs to follow that suggest a bottom has occurred. Tuesday highlighted one of those typical patterns.  The rally was broad-based (good breadth) and it was one of the largest gains in many months. Jason Goepfert of took a look at the instances [...] read more

Time to get fired up about natural gas?

  Earlier this year, Nat Gas broke out of a 2-year consolidation pattern to reach a price point not seen since 2011. The Nat. Gas ETF UNG chart is shown below, and we can see a nice level of volume indicating significant participation in this sector on the breakout. By late June, however, the party [...] read more

Toronto World MoneyShow presentation: sneak peak

    Toronto MoneyShow: Metro Convention Ctr. Thursday October 16, 2014. 3:30PM.  I’ll be giving a special presentation entitled The Great Rotation on Thursday October 16th at 3:30pm where I will reveal how to identify 2015’s market outperforming stocks, along with tips on avoiding the losing stocks and sectors. Here’s the link for more information:   Readers [...] read more

Where have all the good times gone?

  Before we get started—if you live near Brantford, Ontario, come out and join us tomorrow at the Brantford Public Library: Thursday October 9th, 2014. 7:00PM. Technical analysis concepts from the book Sideways are discussed – come out and join the discussion! With recent bearish activity on the stock market, investors might be forgiven for [...] read more

Key reversal day

  As I sat in my office last Thursday afternoon with my associate, Craig Aucoin (who is ValueTrend’s resident fundamental analyst extraordinaire!) – I noted that the market was in the midst of performing a classic intra-day reversal pattern. The Dow and S&P500 large-cap indices both declined intra-day almost 1.5%, followed by a positive close. [...] read more