Category Archives: U.S. Indexes

WTI and Brent 3-year weekly line chart

Brent down 26% from June! WTI will test 80 and Brent 83?

Intermediate downtrend for WTI and Brent.

WTI and Brent 3-year Weekly Chart

Reference the last chart analysis for WTI and Brent published on Oct 8, 2014.

Reference my chart analysis published February 5, 2013 for historical numbers.

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West Texas Intermediate (WTI) weekly chart

Intermediate downtrend for WTI and Brent

WTI and Brent 3-Year weekly chart showing the differential and support levels.

WTI and Brent 3-Year Weekly Chart

For historical data and commentary, reference my chart analysis for WTI and Brent published February 5, 2013.

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Technical Analysis: S&P 500 daily chart

150-day simple moving average defines the trendlline

The 150 day simple moving average defines the trendline for the S&P 500

S&P 500 2-year Daily Chart

And the line in the sand is the 200-day moving average. Reference the last chart analysis for the S&P 500.

The important point from this chart is that the major trend is up. Always trade in the direction of the trend until the chart indicates a reversal.

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S&P 500 ytd sector performance

+5.29% ytd return for the S&P 500

S&P 500 ytd sector performance_2014-10-02

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S&P 500 weekly chart showing critical support level

Line in the sand for S&P 500 is 1900

Chart for the S&P 500 showing the critical support level at the 200 day moving average.

S&P 500 3-Year Weekly Chart

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Russell 2000 candlestick chart

Critical support zone for the Russell 2000

Critical support zone for the Russell 2000

Russell 2000 1-Year Chart

Reference my last chart analysis for the Russell 2000 published May 19, 2014. We are back to the same major test of critical support.

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WTI candlestick chart

WTI testing major support of 92.50

WTI testing major support of 92.50

WTI 3-Year Weekly Chart

Link to my last chart analysis for WTI: Reference the last chart analysis for WTI.

Barron’s artice: Expect Dollar to Rise, Gold and Oil to Fall

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