There Are 2 Basic Types of Markets and This One Doesn't Favor Stock Picking

The longer stock picking doesn't work then the greater the opportunities will be when it does work.

I'm on the Lookout for an Intraday Market Reversal

There are signs that a reversal may be brewing and many small-caps and biotechnology names are weak again.

'Hammering' Home a Technical Point: This Pattern Was a Very Good Indicator

The markets have responded to the wash-out of sellers in the prior session as noted by 'hammer' formations.

Brazil's Gerdau Is a Low-Priced Steel Name to Consider

Traders comfortable buying shares in a Brazilian company could probe the long side of GGB at current levels.

The Powell Fed, China's 'Zero-Covid' Policy, Energy Stocks, Trading APA and AMD

Powell: Basically, rate hikes are coming in groups, and later on, but still this year, the Fed will start removing this excess liquidity from the monetary base.

Global Costs of Zero-Covid in China Mount

Omicron cases are cropping up in a number of cities, yet there's no sign Chinese restrictions will ease anytime soon.

5 Thoughts on the Tech Sector Following a Volatile Start to 2022

Bargains can be found, but there are reasons to think the growth-stock selloff that began in November hasn't ended yet.

This Hawkish Transition by the Fed Is a Very Major Shift for the Market

The issue of interest rates and inflation isn't going to go away after a dip that lasted a week for the indexes.

As Buyers Seem to Lack Confidence, I'm Adding to LendingClub

Overall, I'm resisting the urge to do much right now.

Charts Suggest Sellers Are Washed Out

We have raised our near-term outlook for equities. Here's why.