Shut Out the News And Things Still Look Bad

Follow the technical analysis rule of blocking out the headlines, and things still look awful -- the charts, the number of stocks making new 52-week lows, exchange-traded funds to be long high yield bond and junk bonds, and more.

Is the U.S. Dollar Index Poised to Weaken?

A weaker dollar would give the gold market a push.

Economic Storm Clouds Over Europe

The main concern for investors remains escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China.

This Is a Market Under Stress

This could either be a brilliant buying opportunity or a value trap. If a trade deal is not reached by the end of June, this selloff can get a lot worse.

Is This Market Bearish or Indecisive?

It depends on whether you see the S&P 500 chart as 'triangle' or a 'flag' -- but either way, let's just hope the market starts to move and gets out of its malaise.

What Comes First, a Trade Deal or Stagflation?

It seems the market has not learned its lesson.

A Tale of Two Markets

Individual stock charts show that in this rally, one set of stocks -- the haves -- is moving up big-time, while another set -- the have-nots -- is barely budging.

Walmart's International Expansion Encourages Analysts

Despite trade tensions, Walmart's global business shows solid growth.

Did Trump Cross the Rubicon With China?

While the first round of tariff wars had little visible impact on the economy, companies or inflation, this time will be different.

Don't Believe Trump's Claims on China Trade Deal Breakdown

Trump may say China broke the deal, but here is a deeper dive into what happened -- and what the outcome is likely to be for the markets.