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Stock analysis

These Stocks Are Still Sell Candidates

A beaten-down stock lures in a lot of people who think, «It needs to bounce at some point.» Bottom picking can be a dangerous game, especially without strict risk management rules that stipulate exactly when to throw in the towel. (That goes for all trading, not just bottom picking.) When a beaten-down stock rallies off […]

Currency Charts for Traders to Watch

Currency trading has traditionally been the realm of professional traders. Even today, buying and selling currencies requires a forex account, which often carries stricter capital requirements than opening a traditional equities account. With the rise in popularity of niche exchange-traded products, any investor can quickly and easily add exposure to global currencies. In this article, […]

AK Steel Stock Could Reward Bottom Fishers

Steel stocks have surged higher since hitting 2017 lows in June and look set to challenge rally highs put in place following the post-election buying spree. Ohio-based AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) has lagged badly during the summer bounce but could now play catch-up, joining its peers in a slow but steady uptrend that could […]

Stocks Edge Higher Despite Rising Risks

The major U.S. indexes moved higher over the past week, despite weak nonfarm payroll data on Friday morning. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 156,000 jobs added in August, which was lower than the 180,000 consensus forecast. While these figures were lower than expected, Wednesday’s favorable second quarter GDP revision was enough of a positive […]

Bluebird Bio Stock Breaks Out to New Highs

Bluebird Bio, Inc. (BLUE) shares have soared nearly 30% over the past two sessions following Gilead Sciences, Inc.’s (GILD) acquisition of Kite Pharma, Inc. (KITE). Both Kite Pharma and Bluebird Bio are developing CAR-T – or Chimeric Antigen Receptor Technology – cell therapies that redirect a patient’s T cell specificity to target certain antigens. Gilead’s […]

Is Under Armour Stock Approaching Oversold Levels?

Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) shares have fallen nearly 45% this year as the company deals with slowing demand for sporting and «ath-leisure» apparel as well as issues with its branding efforts in the NBA category. Management remains confident that it can restructure the business with a customer-led approach and focus on digital sales, but the […]

Price Action in These ETFs Deserves Attention

Not every moment is a worthwhile time to trade. Depending on the strategy employed, the current price falls on a spectrum between between great entry point and horrible entry point. When the price is trading near a great entry point, that is obviously best, while a good entry is also acceptable if the potential reward […]

Microsoft Stock Approaches Key Breakout Point

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT​) stock jumped over 1.3% on Wednesday toward its 52-week high at $74.42 per share. Since January, the stock has increased nearly 20% due to strong performance in its cloud-based services. The stock is poised to break out from an ascending triangle pattern, which could send shares significantly higher to fresh 52-week highs. […]

Workday Stock Breaks Out From Ascending Triangle

Workday, Inc. (WDAY​) shares rose about 3% on Wednesday ahead of its second quarter financial results. While the results beat expectations, management’s guidance came in lower than expected, which could sour investor sentiment on the stock. The positive news is that Workday stock broke out from an ascending triangle chart pattern, which could suggest upside […]