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REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Great Example of a Return to Trendline Buy

I talked about REGN a while back after it had made a HUGE high volume spike up.  It ended up doing a mini crash from that level.  But it did something more interesting than that.  It did a somewhat swift return to trendline support which now in hindsight was clearly

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When is the Best Time to Place a Stock Trade

Have you ever thought about this?  When is the BEST time of day to place a stock trade, or any trade for that matter.  As I think back to the many times I have placed a trade, a good portion of them have been not too far from the open. 

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Dow Jones Industrial Average and SP500 show Hanging Man Candlestick

Breaking news development… The Dow Jones Industrial Average as well as the SP500 Index are currently as the time of this posting showing another potential bearish implication candlestick formation. The formation is the bearish hanging man candlestick.  This candlestick looks like a bullish hammer, has a small body shape and

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Almost Never Hold a Stock or ETF after a Shooting Star Candle or Price Bar

After a stock has had a significant advance it usually never pays in my experience to hold on after you see a price bar reversal that resembles a shooting star candle stick. There are specific definitions of exactly how a shooting star candle stick should look.  But in my experience,

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SRSR Sarissa Resources Gets Automatic Rally

You remember in a previous post ( you can see it in the related posts section at the bottom of this post) I was talking about how I believed SRSR would likely get an ‘automatic rally’ ? Over the course of the last 4 trading days that is exactly what

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What do Animals Have to do with Trading ?

I started a new category here called ‘Trading Psychology’ so that I can occasionally talk about aspects of trading that are more intangible. I can tell you with zero doubt that one of the most difficult aspects of trading that has challenged me time and time again is the tendency

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What I learned looking at 415 ETF Charts Yesterday

Yesterday I downloaded from an online database the entire full list of all ETFS and then converted their symbols so that they could be displayed in my charting program.  I am not too sure why I did not do this before because I can tell you with zero doubt that

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