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

This Is No Time to Buy Stocks Real Money Pro($)

Difficult overhead resistance suggests we are close to a larger pullback.
The market shows signs of topping, and a sudden, more volatile move lower could follow.
A great deal of caution is justified in light of the market's overbought condition.
There's an attitude the selloff is over, but investors could err if they buy into complacency.
When small trading ranges and small price changes are present, it's time to beware.
Traders should be getting short as soon as a decline appears to be materializing.
Further strength off the double bottom of August and September is needed.

Beware of Sudden Bullishness Real Money Pro($)

With the new up-cycle, one could ride through a pullback and still prosper with long positions.
Traders now could take on some long positions, but with protective stops in place.
There should be room for a tidy profit, so be ready.


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