Real Money authors - Guy Ortmann

Guy Ortmann

Guy S. Ortmann, CMT is Director of Research/Senior Technical Analyst at R.F. Lafferty & Co. Inc. with a proven track record, over the past three decades, of using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis for timely and profitable U.S. macro equity market and stock/commodity specific ideas for institutional and high net worth clients. His research has been published in many high visibility Wall Street publications. It is his view that both technical and fundamental analysis are absolute requirements for consistent portfolio performance.  

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Recent Articles By The Author

This May Be the Most Important Indicator for the Market Right Now

Our recent suggestion of doing some nibbling in stocks remains intact -- with one caveat.

Market Sentiment Is Sending Even Stronger Bullish Signals

At these levels, this dynamic has frequently resulted in powerful market rallies.

These Indicators Say It's Time for Investors to Nibble on Stocks

Here's why some selective buying may now be appropriate.

As the Market Breaks Down, Here Are the Key Support Levels to Watch

While data suggest some relief, the charts have yet to imply we have seen a completion of the current market correction.

Insiders Step Up Buying as ETF Traders Go Short

Thursday market action was encouraging, but did it change anything?

All Indexes Violate Support: Here Are the Levels to Watch Now

This week's AAII Bear/Bull Ratio, a contrarian indicator, offers a glimmer of hope.

Why the S&P 500 and Dow Could Be Vulnerable Here

Here's what's happening on the charts right now.

The Crowd's Fear Intensifies as Some Charts Weaken

Bullish sentiment is at a 30-year low based on one survey.

Why Tuesday's Action Was Significant for the Market

Key improvements occurred in the stock market. Here's why they are important.

Market Correction Trends Remain Intact

Let me present the evidence.

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