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.
Recent Articles By The Author
A weak session Tuesday leaves all charts neutral again.
We saw violations of resistance and 'hammers' registered on the charts.
Let's check the latest index charts and market data.
The near-term is getting tougher to call as each rally has been short-lived.
Support levels have held and need to stay in that condition.
Friday's robust gains on heavy volume were helpful from a technical view.
The 'crowd' remains at historically levels of fear.