Helene Meisler is a world-renowned market technician and equity trader. As a self-identified swing trader, she specializes in utilizing technical analysis to capture short-to-medium term stock gains over a period of several days to several weeks.
As the first-ever technical analyst for Goldman Sachs in 1989, Meisler has been one of the pioneers in the financial industry for over 40 years. She has gained notoriety for her use of hand-drawn charts and ability to find profitable opportunities other financial experts miss.
In addition to her work at TheStreet where she contributes daily to Real Money and Top Stocks, and is an Action Alerts PLUS team member, Meisler frequently appears as a commentator on various financial news networks, including CNBC and Bloomberg TV. She also speaks regularly at industry conferences and events.
Recent Articles By The Author
A Market VIX-tory! (But Maybe Not the One You Wanted)
Thursday's tumble in the S&P 500 saw the VIX surge -- finally. Let's check that, the indicators, and the banks.
The Market's Identity Crisis
On days like last Friday, when the market rallies, investors feel good, but when it falls on days like Tuesday, they feel bearish again. Meanwhile all this chop is starting to chew everyone to bits. Let's check under the hood to see if there is an end in sight.
We're a Centimeter Closer to Oversold ... Almost
Here's why we can't even say the intermediate-term indicators 'inched' toward an oversold condition this week -- and a look at where we are on the measuring tape.
Chasing That Elusive Oversold Market
The intermediate-term indicators have barely budged, here's what that means, as we keep chopping along.
Bout of Volatility Heading Our Way
It's hard to say whether the rally that began late last week will continue with a lot of market moving items on the agenda for this week.
Stocks Could Care Less About That 4% Number. But Should You?
Let's look at Treasuries, the Daily Sentiment Index for bonds, and sentiment.
Marching Closer to 'Realization Day'
Tagging 4% on the Ten Year didn't cause the hysteria I imagined it would, but here's what we can expect.
No Matter the Season, the Indicators Are Always in Style
Let's look at the static stats, how the bond fund's bound to $100, and oversold conditions at work.
The Market Couldn't Stand Another Day of This Month
Let's say good riddance to February as we look at how well bonds are holding up, stocks' bounce off the well-watched support area and the short-term oversold situation.
Taking a Close Look at Indicator Oversold and Overbought Conditions
We enter this week in a similar position to last week. The short-term is oversold, although it's not a great oversold reading. The intermediate-term is not oversold.