Energy Stocks Are Getting Hammered

There are myriad concerns across the energy complex, the most prevalent one centered around declining global growth reducing the demand for energy.

Halliburton Finally Is Showing Some Bottoming Price Action

A key technical sign indicates forward-looking investors slowly have been going long into weakness in shares of the oil services giant.

Schlumberger Has Been Quietly Bottoming Since August - Time to Go Long

Let's check the charts of SLB to see if all that bearish news has been discounted.

Chinese Sweet Talk, Banks Perk Up, and a Swing at Cintas: Market Recon

Plus, a look at the uncertain prospects for a Saudi Aramco initial public offering.

The Price of PG&E Is Headed Still Lower in the Weeks Ahead

Let's check out the charts for some guidance.

Quick Trade for Crude

Here's a short-term trade for crude, as the longer-term trend in oil remains bearish.

Ecuador Is Leaving OPEC, Is It a Sign of Things to Come?

Ecuador had asked OPEC for permission to produce above its quota, but it was never answered. It matters little to OPEC -- but for Ecuador, it no longer serves its interests to be part of this bigger organization.

Placid Indices Cover Up an Extremely Difficult Trading Market

The technical pattern of the indices actually looks quite promising, but under the surface is a different story.

No Shortage of Candidates for the Next Portfolio of Losers

Dozens of beaten-up stocks could see tax-loss selling into the end of the year; here's a preview of some that could make up the next Tax Loss Selling Portfolio.

Halliburton Has Reached a Major Downside Price Target: What Now?

A new technical look is warranted.