Keep an eye on the VIX -- and remember the old saying about when it's low.
Let's check under the hood for the interesting twist that occurred late last week, the short-term overbought/oversold readings, sentiment and more on the indicators.
Yes, the emotions are hard at work in this market -- so let's look under the hood and see what's making that ... chopping noise.
We've seen a lot of leakage of late, and here's why I haven't changed my mind about late April.
I've been saying that the market tends to rally on light volume and decline on heavy volume, and on Monday, everyone else was saying that, too. Also, Volmageddon, anyone?
It's time to consider some protection -- so you can sleep better at night if things turn.
Also, here's why I see some chop and then a pullback as the month goes on.
Is that a head-and-shoulders top in the IWM you ask? Well, haven't you been reading my column....
Where did the rocket emojis go? With a lack of follow-through, folks got a little disappointed on Tuesday. Now, here's what I see coming later this month.
I find this action most likely to be less than sustainable, without provoking an algorithmic counter. In other words, don't just be nimble, but tread softly.