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Helene Meisler

Helene Meisler writes a daily technical analysis column and TheStreet Top Stocks. For more information, click here. Meisler spent more than a decade on the sell side as a market technician covering institutional accounts at various investment banks in New York City, including Cowen & Co. and Goldman Sachs. In addition she worked at Cargill in Minneapolis where she managed equity money for three years. She received her bachelor's degree in business from Pace University.

Recent Articles By The Author

Keep Your Eyes on the 30-Year Yield This Week

The key chart to watch as the Fed meets this week is long-term rates which are threatening to break through long-term resistance dating back to 2015.

The Market Is Overbought Enough to See Some Sort of Pullback

Here are the numbers I tend to look at to determine an overbought reading.

The NYSE Will Be Overbought on Monday

But it is difficult to say exactly how overbought.

How Is It Possible That Sentiment for Bonds Barely Budged?

Along with the move in bonds came a hefty increase in the number of stocks making new lows.

Has Everyone Become This Complacent in Just One Week?

Just a week ago folks were fearful as the put/call ratio rocketed to 117% and 115%, respectively, but after Monday it sits at a more neutral 92%.

Assessing the Market a Decade After Lehman Brothers' Collapse

One of the points I have made here over the last few years is that breadth tends to peak well before the indexes do.

There Is Still a Level of Complacency Out There

Still, the number of stocks making new highs on the NYSE increased by a decent amount on Thursday.


The Hysteria Over the Semis on Wednesday Was Deafening

Despite all the hysteria, the SOX ratio didn't make a lower low.

Why Tuesday Was a Strange Day on Wall Street

The market isn't behaving as it usually does, but that's not necessarily negative.