Chart of the Week

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Technical Analysis and Options Strategies

In this Chart of the Week video, Dan and I review the technical analysis techniques and options strategies we are using this week for the Energy Sector ETF symbol XLE. After a review of multiple time frame price patterns on XLE, options strikes and months until...

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VIX and Contango in Trading Volatility ETFs

With the CBOE Volatility Index at historic lows, is now the time to buy volatility in anticipation of a market sell off?  Please watch this informative video to see our views to help you make your own objective opinion, and learn about the dangers of trading these...

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Speculating on Further Market Weakness

Below is a daily chart of Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA), $204.39. Trade:   Under 10-Min. low, we recommend buying the following bear put spread:  buy Apr (weekly 4/28, 11 Days to Expiration) $207 puts and sell Apr (weekly 4/28, 11 Days to Expiration) $201...

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Bullish Breakout in Forgotten ANGI

Below is a daily/monthly chart of Angie's List, Inc. (ANGI), $6.04. Trade:   Over $6.16, we recommend buying stock.  Note:  Earnings 4/19 so higher risk holding over. Technical Setup:   Bullish Wide Range Bar (+WRB) breakout from consolidation on daily and weekly...

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Technology Sector Poised For More Weakness

Below is a daily chart of Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK), $52.84. Trade:   Under $52.59, we recommend shorting the stock. Technical Setup:   Bearish consolidation in the low range of a Bearish Wide Range Bar (-WRB) and extended weekly and monthly charts....

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Magic Jack is Back — and Ready to Rock!

magicJack VocalTec Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a cloud communications company in the United States. Its products and services allow users to make and/or receive free telephone calls to and from where the customer has broadband access to the...

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Bull Put Spread on BABA Breakout

Below is a daily chart of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA), $105.61. Trade:   Over $106.50, we recommend selling Apr $100/95 bull put spread (32 Days to Expiration (DTE)) for mid-point (closed at $.50/share). Technical Setup:    Breakout on daily and weekly...

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Post Fed Announcement Market Review

We were expecting the market to rally before the fed announcement based on the pullback to support and oversold market breadth. In today's video we will review the last few days, the market internals and where we are going. Trade well Master...

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Pro Gap Breakout on Small Tech Stock

Below is a daily chart of ORBCOMM Inc. (ORBC), $8.90. Trade:   Buy stock over $9.00. Strategy:   Bullish consolidation after Professional Gap breakout on daily chart and Bullish Wide Range Bar (+WRB) from base on weekly chart. Target:   $9.50 to $10.00. Stop Loss: ...

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