Category Archives: U.S. Indexes

Long dark shaven head and body candlestick is an ominous sign for the S&P 500 Index. The bear will bite!

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Fibonacci retracement lines for the S&P 500

Can the 50% retracement hold before the bear bites?

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S&P 500 Index has suffered serious technical damage

The view on the weekly chart shows the index trading below the 40-week moving average. RSI and MACD are both confirming the bearish sentiment. It will test 2550 to 2600 support zone.

S&P 500 weekly chart

Reference a previous post as the S&P 500 was attempting to hold the 40-week moving average.

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S&P 500 YTD sector performance

S&P 500 sector performance

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S&P 500 tested major support last week at 200-day moving average

Here is the view and the setup on the weekly chart

Test at the the 200-day average on the weekly chart

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Here is the view and the setup on the daily chart

S&P 500 daily chart showing the test at the 200-day moving average.

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S&P 500 will test major support at 200-day moving average

The major uptrend as defined by the 200-day moving average still prevails until proven otherwise

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S&P 500 hits a new closing high

This is a tentative breakout worthy of a headline but not a trade. Wait for a confirmed breakout. You will know.

New closing high for the S&P 500

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The following chart was published in The Economist

Published in The Economist

https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/2018/08/23/americas-stockmarket-passes-a-milestone

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Utilities up 8.14% over the past month

This could be a defensive play in reaction to the tariff fiasco. Notice the drop in the tariff sensitive sectors of materials and industrials.

Utliities up 8.14% over the past month.

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