Tweet By Chris Ebert For those who trade by the chart, known as technical analysts, it is never a good idea to ignore the chart, even when the chart appears to be giving mixed signals. To ignore the chart is like ignoring an airplane’s altimeter. There is an old saying in aviation: “Always trust your […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert With the S&P 500 closing near its all-time record once again, now is a great time to evaluate whether the stock market has reached a top, or whether it is about to rocket much, much higher. It would be terrific if there was an easy answer, but there is not. There […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert The S&P 500 closed at an all-time high of 2123 this past week. The Dow closed within a few points of its all-time high, as did the Nasdaq. Each of those events taken out of context can seem to paint a rosy picture of the stock market; it’s difficult to argue […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert Seldom does anything in the stock market appear in black and white. Instead, most of the time things are open to interpretation. One man’s market top is another man’s buying opportunity. While there is always room for interpretation, the options market is giving a strong signal of doom this week. There […]