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
Easy to Be a Bear For Now
The economy seems to be weakening, as so many of the economic indicators have come down.
The Market Squeezes Some Air Out of the Pessimism Bubble
Like it or not, we should see some more rallies ahead as we relieve the oversold condition.
We Could Give Up Some Gains, but Go Higher Again
We got the oversold rally, and, over the course of the next week or so we could see more -- but there's a catch.
Watch Your Step as Wall Street Gets Bumpy
Stay on your toes, as we check the near extremes in the ISE ratios, the Daily Sentiment Index for the world's currencies, and, the good old Volatility Index.
An Oversold Rally Is Coming Soon
Expect an oversold rally to develop this coming week, but the intermediate term indicators say after that we should come down again.
How a Rally Can Part the Dark Clouds on Wall Street
Let's look at how the gloom was lifted a bit as tech rallied -- and then let's look at the sentiment readings.
Are These Patterns or Mirages on the Chart of the S&P 500?
Some see an island top, others think a head-and-shoulders top is forming, but I see a magnet. Let me explain.
Expect a Wild Ride, but Not Necessarily One That Goes Straight Down
Let's see why correcting doesn't have to mean collapsing, as we make some comparisons to the 2000 to 2002 market action.
Bears Rip Apart Any Shot of a Rally Monday. But What About Tuesday?
Let's look at the indicators -- which ruled the day -- and check breadth, sentiment, new lows, the overbought readings, and ... dollar vs. the euro.
Fed's Jackson Hole Meeting Could Determine This Week's Market
It's hard to be definitive about the market this week since it will be whipped around by everyone's interpretation of what comes out of the Fed's Jackson Hole meeting.