Arms is a renowned stock market technician. He invented the Arms Index (often referred to as the TRIN), which has become a mainstay of market analysis, appearing daily in The Wall Street Journal and weekly in Barron's. Arms also developed the widely used technical method Equivolume Charting.Expand

Since 1996, Arms has been publishing the Arms Advisory newsletter for money managers and financial institutions. He also has authored five books, including Stop and Make Money: How to Profit in the Stock Market Using Volume and Stop Orders, Profits in Volume and Trading Without Fear, and has been honored with the Market Technicians' Award for Lifetime Contribution to Technical Analysis. Earlier in his career, he was a retail broker for 15 years at E.F. Hutton and, later, managed an institutional portfolio with assets of about $150 million.Collapse

Marginal new highs are no reason to become a buyer.

Market Resisting Its Advances Real Money Pro($)

The slow, difficult push higher warns of an imminent decline.
Traders should have some short positions.
History suggests it is likely to be followed by a drop in prices.

The Market That Cried Wolf Real Money Pro($)

Is it time to listen?
Particularly noticeable has been the heavier volume on down days.
A narrowing wedge on the charts is likely to soon be resolved.

From April Highs to May Lows? Real Money Pro($)

Maybe it's time to question the wisdom of the majority.
This is a signal that should not be ignored.

Market Rides a Chinese Seesaw Real Money Pro($)

After offsetting days, charts indicate near-term downside action.

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