This week didn’t provide any clarity on market direction. In some portions, like tech, it certainly seemed like things were starting to breakdown, but the Huge Rally For No Particular Reason At All in the last hour of Friday really muddied the waters. Even so, below are some ETFs that I think still provide some clarity with respect to what lies ahead.(more…)
Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
They Got Schooled
The for-profit education space (which these days is predominantly online learning) has been thrashed lately. Perhaps this has much to do with how Chinese tech stocks are getting pummeled. Here are three standouts in that regard:(more…)
Below are four very good examples of symmetric triangles, and each of this instances portends bearish times ahead.(more…)
Fiverr & Dime
Red-hot stock Fiverr (FVRR) broke its uptrend on March 3rd. Since that time, it has been hammering out a well-formed H&S pattern whose measured move is so low, I’m not even comfortable typing it.(more…)