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Article Archive For Keyword: Bearish

  • A Bearish Candlestick Reversal For Intel

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Intel rallied to a key retracement area and then formed a bearish candlestick reversal pattern. This points to resistance and possibly even a reversal of the current uptrend.

  • A Bearish Flag For Google

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Google found support near its 200-day moving average, but a bearish flag looms, and traders should watch key support closely.

  • A Bearish Trading Range For The Nasdaq 100?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Nasdaq 100 shares have bounced off the $34.00 level several times the past year but the current consolidation pattern may point to a break of support here.

  • A Bearish Triangle For CAT

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Caterpillar formed a triangle consolidation after a sharp decline. This pattern looks like it could be a rest before a continuation lower.

  • A Bearish Wedge For IBM

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A filled gap and bearish wedge look ominous for Big Blue. A breakdown from here would target further weakness toward the next support level.

  • A Big Bearish Engulfing For Big Lots

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Big Lots broke out to a new high at the end of May, but a massive bearish engulfing pattern triggered a bull trap, and the forecast is for further downside.

  • A Parade Of Bearish Candlesticks Confirm Resistance For Qualcomm

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Qualcomm is pushing against resistance for the fourth time in three months, with bearish candlesticks forming on each test.

  • A Triple Bearish Play Hits The Nasdaq

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After running in place for two months, the Nasdaq has started breaking down with momentum and money flow confirming.

  • AAPL: Bearish Reversal Commences

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of Apple, Inc. jumped by 30% between April and July of this year; now comes the proportional correction to support.

  • AAPL: Bearish Reversal, Bullish Money Flows

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of Apple Inc. have reacted negatively to recent news, but its long-term uptrend appears to be in no immediate danger.

  • AAPL: Bearish Turn

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of Apple Computer had risen more than 38% since this summer's lows, the giant reversal bar that just printed suggests that the party is over for now.

  • ANAD Under Bearish Pressure

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The potentially bullish breakouts of Anandigics have failed to surge.

  • APC : Major Bearish Turn

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When a major bull run in a large-cap stock ends, it sometimes happens with great speed and power.

  • Accuray In Bearish Pressure

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The technical charts of Accuray are filled with bearish indications. The consolidation at lower levels may result in additional loss for the stock.

  • Alcoa: Bearish Trend Reversal Due

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Nine different technical indicators are warning of a high-probability trend reversal in shares of Alcoa Inc.

  • Alltel Forms A Big Bad Bearish Engulfing Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A negative divergence and a bearish engulfing at resistance spell reversal for Alltel.

  • Another Bearish Omen With AUS/USD?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Markets have been giving mixed signals, but there have been some signs that a correction may be in the offing. Here is another.

  • Another Bearish Sign On SPY?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Last week it was market leader Google. This week, the S&P 500 ETF SPY put in a bearish head & shoulders top pattern. Another bearish omen for US stocks?

  • BAX: Bearish Momentum

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of Baxter International have been in corrective mode since peaking in July 2013 and look to be continuing on a downward trajectory.

  • BTU In Bearish Mood

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Peabody Energy Corp. has been moving in a long-term descending channel.

  • Bearish Breakdown In S&P 600

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The S&P 600 Small-Cap Index are full of bearish indication after past weeks' correction on credit issues.

  • Bearish Breakout Of DJIA

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The descending rally of DJIA has breached major intermediate support. Will the index regain its previous levels?

  • Bearish Candles Emerge In Hasbro

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After a sharp drop, Hasbro (HAS) recovered to broken support, but recent candlestick patterns point to more downside.

  • Bearish Candles Turn Cisco Back

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Cisco (CSCO) led the market higher in May, but cannot break through key resistance as bearish candlesticks form on each attempt.

  • Bearish Candlesticks Circling JB Hunt

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...JB Hunt is holding up surprisingly well over the last few weeks, but signs of selling pressure are starting to emerge and a support break looks imminent.

  • Bearish Candlesticks Gang Up On Home Depot

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The mid-November gap has become a battle zone for Home Depot, and the two-week trading range will decide the stock's fate.

  • Bearish Candlesticks Point To Reversal In JB Hunt

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Even though the broader indexes have been weak in 2004, truckers just kept on trucking. However, recent bearish candlesticks point to resistance and a reversal for JB Hunt (JBHT).

  • Bearish Chart Patterns - The Gap, Inc.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Price patterns and relative performance hint this stock could be trending down.

  • Bearish Confirmations

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...What can investors and traders make of the first bearish confirmation in the Dow averages in a year?

  • Bearish Developments In The Dow Utilities

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Dow utilities average is trading well above its October low, but three bearish developments point to a test of this low in the future.

  • Bearish Divergences Abound

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...US stocks could decline 15% in one month.

  • Bearish Engulfing Points To Correction In Euro

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The euro remains at lofty levels and the emergence of a second bearish engulfing pattern within a few weeks suggests a correction is warranted.

  • Bearish Failure Swing For The Dow

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Dow suffered its largest two-day decline since 26-Sept and a key momentum oscillator flashed a sell signal. Even though the near-term outlook is cloudy, any decline from current levels would still be deemed a correction within a larger uptrend.

  • Bearish Implications for ESS Technology

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Two successive topping formations gave plenty of warning of trouble ahead despite analyst hoopla. Now the stock struggles like a drowning man as it dips under the all-important 200-day EMA for a second time.

  • Bearish Omen For US Stocks?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Since peaking in early April, the S&P 500 has struggled. But if the pattern now forming on the index is confirmed, look for more downside action through the summer.

  • Bearish On Microsoft - Is An Industry Shake-Up At Hand?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Earnings for companies in the personal computer space have been under pressure lately. But is this a temporary setback or lasting trend?

  • Bearish Pattern Setting Up on Facebook

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Less than four months after its IPO, Facebook bottomed at $22.67 before rallying 140% to hit a peak of $54.83 on October 18, 2013. But now the stock looks set to post a pattern that should concern anyone who thinks the stock is a hold.

  • Bearish Rising Wedge Spells Danger

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...This Canadian telecom play also trades on Nasdaq (JDSU). Several negatives point to likely downside making this a poor prospect for shorter term traders holding long positions.

  • Bearish Rising Wedges Abound

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The markets are caught in a holding pattern at current levels and evidence is growing that they will head lower. The question is how far could they drop?

  • Bearish Signals Point To New Lows For AIG

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After a very short oversold bounce, a host of short-term bearish indications surfaced on the AIG chart, and the stock looks like it is headed for new lows.

  • Bearish mMm Pattern Breaks The Greenback/Swissy Down

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A break below support at the 50-day EMA and a confirming close make for a lower USD/CHF.

  • Broadcom Corp. Looking Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Broadcom enjoyed a two month gain taking it from $34 to $44. Since then it has consolidated in a recognizable pattern.

  • Bullish Or Bearish Pattern For The U.S. Dollar Index?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The U.S. Dollar Index has temporarily bottomed out but is the recent action indicative of a move higher?

  • Citigroup: Bearish Continuation Move Probable?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The transition from bull to bear market can take time, but is observable to a skilled technician.

  • Comerica Under Bearish Pressure

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...It appears that bulls are under pressure in Comerica.

  • Crude Oil Looks Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Rate of change is bearish for crude oil on monthly and daily charts.

  • DIA: Bearish Reversal Already Underway?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After experiencing such an astounding 56-month long bull market, is the Dow 30 ready to make a major bearish turn?

  • DJIA Turns Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The head & shoulders in the Dow Jones Industrial Average is by far the most relevant technical factor in the short and medium term. In the long term there are still important support levels that will probably have strong influence in the future price

  • DJIA Undergoes Bearish Breakout

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The long-term rising wedge pattern of the DJIA has ultimately broken downward. Will the index lose its bullish hold?

  • Dow Industrials Looking Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After breaking key support at 12,000, the next thousand-point move in the Dow Jones Industrial Average is more likely to be down than up.

  • Dow Jones Utility Average Moves Down From Bearish Wedge

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The DJUA has formed a bearish wedge, so keep an eye out on this index.

  • Dow Jones Utility Highly Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Dow Jones Utility Average has more than one bearish indication.

  • Dow Theory: Bullish Or Bearish? by Jack Rusin

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Dow Theory: Bullish Or Bearish? by Jack Rusin Most people are familiar with the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), but relatively few are familiar with the Dow theory, Charles Dow's major contribution to the study of the stock market. Utilizing foreru

  • Election Cycle Bearish For Stocks And Bonds In The Short Term

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...There is a well-documented cycle in markets related to Presidential elections. This pattern suggests stock and bond market weakness in the short term.

  • Evening Star In December Gold Awaits Bearish Confirmation

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Negative divergences in the MACD histogram and stochastic support potential for correction in the yellow metal.

  • ExxonMobil: Bearish Turn Ahead?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of ExxonMobil have traced out an incredible, potentially bearish, Fibonnaci-derived chart pattern.

  • FCX: Hourly, Daily, And Weekly Bearish Momentum

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Growing ever more bearish on multiple time frames, shares of Freeport-McMoRan Copper and Gold look set for a trip back down into the mid-$20 range soon.

  • Forex Focus: Bearish P&F Formations by Cornelius Luca

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks & Commodities V. 24:5 (34-38): Forex Focus: Bearish P&F Formations by Cornelius Luca Access to foreign exchange trading has opened up exciting trading options for the retail trader. You can now trade alongside corporations and institutions in a h

  • Fossil Entering Bearish Phase?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Is the steady and healthy bullish trend of Fossil, Inc., likely to be threatened?

  • French Index Under Bearish Pressure

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...French CAC 40 Index had a huge gap down followed by a bearish trading session. The gap down resistance may restrict the breakout.

  • GD - Bullish Or Bearish Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Here's a brief tutorial on what to be aware of when evaluating a potential channel breakout setup in stocks.

  • GM: Generally Bearish Charts

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of General Motors appear to have begun their descent again as a powerful C-wave correction unfolds.

  • General Electric Bearish Divergence

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Having risen more than 320% since March 2009, shares of General Electric may be preparing to correct before moving higher.

  • Gold & Silver Index In Bearish Mood?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The technical charts of the Gold & Silver Index have the potential of short-selling as well as for a long-term buy setup.

  • Gold's Bearish Rising Wedge and The London Gold Fix

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...This one-year gold chart shows the recent weakness in gold markets via a rising wedge failure.

  • Has Gold Turned Bearish?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Is the bearish range-bound price action and breaching of the support line highlighting bearish days for the gold spot price?

  • Home Depot Bearish Divergence With Price

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of Home Depot are up by more than 100% since August 2012, but money flow analysis is warning of a substantial correction ahead.

  • Home Depot Bearish Engulfing

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Home Depot encountered some aggressive profit-taking -- in line with other retailers -- to complete a bearish engulfing pattern on the daily chart.

  • IBM: Bullish On Daily, Bearish On Weekly?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of IBM are down by 20% since March 2014 and are now near a major make or break point.

  • Identifying Bearish Chart Patterns (I) by Thomas N. Bulkowski

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Identifying Bearish Chart Patterns (I) by Thomas N. Bulkowski Bearish chart patterns form at the top of a bear market. What do they look like? Since March 2003, the market has been trending upward. As I write this in August 2003, I'm starting to see be

  • Identifying Bearish Chart Patterns (II) by Thomas N. Bulkowski

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Identifying Bearish Chart Patterns (II) by Thomas N. Bulkowski Here's the second and final installment about bearish chart patterns. S omeone I know once made the bold statement that there is a chart pattern for any trend that ends. I don't know if tha

  • Intel Traces Out Two Bearish Patterns

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Intel is trading at support with two potentially bearish patterns emerging and money flows weakening.

  • Intel Turns Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...In an ominous sign for the semi-conductor group and Nasdaq, Intel (INTC) broke double top support and the trend has turned bearish.

  • Is HongKong iShares Coming Out Of Bearish Phase?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Certain patterns and rallies indicate declining bearish force. Will the EWH really break through the resistance to begin a fresh bullish run?

  • Kroger: Consolidating But Bearish Breadown Possible

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of grocery giant Kroger Co. have been in a sideways range for the last two weeks after having made an all-time high -- which way next for Kroger?

  • Light Crude Oil Index Bullish Or Bearish?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The long-term bullish reversal pattern waits for the potential breakout.

  • MAC: Bearish Divergence As Cycle High Nears

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Up by more than 36% in the past 14 weeks, shares of Macerich Co. are near an important cycle high.

  • MMM Forms Bearish Flag

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...MMM confirms key support at 120 with another bounce and rising flag on low volume.

  • Meredith Corporation: In A Bearish Trend?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Meredith Corp. rallied to its 52-week high, consolidated, and went through a bearish breakout. Could a downtrend be developing?

  • More Bearish Omens?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stock markets around the globe have been looking increasingly unhealthy in July. Here are some chart patterns that will interest the technical savvy searching for confirmation.

  • NKE: Bearish Trend Reversal

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After rallying nearly 80% in 13 months, shares of Nike, Inc. 'B' stock are beginning to reverse lower.

  • Nasdaq Composite Breaks Down From A Bearish Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Nasdaq composite broke down from a bearish head and shoulders pattern on both the daily and weekly pattern. It has returned from the upper end of its weekly range to continue trading in a consolidation range.

  • Oracle Declines To Key Retracement, But Still Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Oracle is firming near a key retracement, but needs a catalyst before turning bullish.

  • Outlook For JDS Uniphase Still Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Despite what appears to be a four to five month base for JDS Uniphase, the outlook clearly favors the bears.

  • PCLN Is Extremely Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The extreme bearish conditions are likely to reverse the current rally of Priceline.com.

  • Pfizer Bearish In Two Time Frames

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Pfizer shares may be ready to move lower still, based on the trend dynamics on its daily and weekly charts.

  • PulteGroup's Bearish Breakaway Gap

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of PulteGroup have enjoyed a massive runup in price since October 2011, but a new bearish breakaway gap is warning of a major reversal in trend.

  • PulteGroup's Bearish Breakaway Gap

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of PulteGroup have enjoyed a massive runup in price since October 2011, but a new bearish breakaway gap is warning of a major reversal in trend.

  • QQQ: Hidden Divergence And Bearish Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The recent bounce in the Nasdaq 100 index may be in termination mode now, with a fresh bearish reversal soon to appear.

  • Quanta Services And A Bearish Breakaway Gap

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Breakaway gaps are high-profile events that can help a trader determine the likelihood of a confirmed, sustained trend move in any given stock or commodity.

  • RIG: Bearish Daily And Weekly Momentum

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Down by more than 16% since making a significant swing high in November 2013, shares of Trans Ocean Ltd. once again have heavy bearish momentum working against them.

  • Russell 2000 Gives Bearish Indications

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A rising wedge and negative divergence indicates a reverse in a bullish rally.

  • Russell 2000 iShares Val Index: Bearish Engulfing Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...This pattern indicates weakness in the short term.

  • S&P 500 In A Bearish Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When the daily chart shows a downleg, it's prudent to consult a longer-term chart (say a weekly one) for further insight.

  • S&P 500 Momentum Is Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Multiple time frame analysis points to lower stock prices.

  • S&P 500: Overbought, Maybe. Bearish, No

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Standard & Poor's 500 is poised to rise even farther.

  • SPX: Overbought, But Not Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Even though the stochastic oscillator moved into overbought territory in September, the bulls keep charging and the S&P 500 has yet to lose upside momentum.

  • SPY's Bearish m-M-m Setup

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A downtick in the MACD histogram and a downward sell hook in the stochastic oscillator suggest lower prices for SPY.

  • SPY: Bearish On Two Key Intraday Time Frames

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The S&P 500 index may be setting up for its next swing trade move - down toward the 1,810.00 level.

  • STT: Bearish Continuation Pattern Forming?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of State Street Corporation are off to a rough start in 2014, but even larger declines may be just around the corner.

  • SanDisk: Bearish Trend Reversal

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After enjoying a massive run-up since late 2012, shares of SanDisk (SNDK) now appear to be on the fast track to the lower 80.00 range.

  • Schering Plough Remains Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The huge gap down breakdown from a descending triangle has added a bearish force in Schering Plough. Even an oversold stochastic would be helpless to bring about a consistent upward rally.

  • September Crude's Bearish Divergence

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...As oil stocks bound to new highs, crude oil futures show signs of weariness.

  • Siebel Systems' Bearish Slide

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...In less than five months, this former high tech favourite has fallen from a $16 to $10. Where is it headed now?

  • Southern Co. Forms Bearish Reversals

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Southern Co. has been in a healthy uptrend for more than five years. The bearish formations suggest a trend reversal.

  • Stepan Company On Bearish Track

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Is the corrective rally of SCL forming a bottom or will the shares continue moving downwards?

  • Strong Bearish Candle For Coffee

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The size and other characteristics of this candlestick have bearish implications, but the level and overall context increase the chances of lower prices for coffee.

  • Strong Bullish & Bearish Candles

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...In any given trading day, bulls and bears battle it out. Even if a trend is generally bullish, there'll still be some selling going on. The reverse applies to a bearish trend. How can you get a sense of who is winning the battle at any given moment? Some

  • Suntrust Banks Caught In A Bearish Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Atlanta-based Suntrust Banks (with assets of $180 billion), one of the nation's largest and strongest financial holding companies, is testing support.

  • TSN: Bearish Trend Reversal

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...With the powerful late 2013/early 2014 rally in Tyson Foods 'A' shares now history, how far down will the bears take this stock?

  • The Bearish Force Sustains For XLB

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Material SPDR has been under bearish clouds for more than six months. The moving average resistances and the head & shoulder top may suppress any pullback rally.

  • The Computer Technology Index Still Bearish

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After the descending triangle breakout, the Computer Technology Index is undergoing bearish consolidation.

  • The Dow's Bearish Broadening Formations Persist

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Broadening tops are a bearish formation and the Dow has two it may be working on-- A large long term one with scary implications and a smaller one contained within.

  • The Dow's Bearish Rising Wedge

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The outcome of this potentially bearish pattern is crucial to the Dow in the short-term and the closing action the next two days should be very telling.

  • The Return Of The Son Of The Bearish Confirmations

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...It's all about the March 2004 lows for the Dow Transports and Industrials.

  • Transportation Index Surges From Bearish Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The bearish flag & pennant pattern saw upside breakout, and the technicals suggest consolidation following.

  • Two Bearish Patterns Spell Lower Prices For Nucor

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Nucor recently broke pennant support and is now testing neckline support of a head-and-shoulders reversal.

  • Two Bearish Patterns for Software HOLDRS

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Two bearish patterns are taking shape in the Software HOLDRS (SWH) and these point to much lower prices over the next few months.

  • Two Bearish Reversals Of XLB

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Many indexes, sectors, and stocks may be facing tough trading sessions and huge volatility. XLB has the same challenge.

  • UPS Forms Bearish Failure Swing

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...UPS has been one of the top market performers, but waning volume and momentum could foreshadow a reversal.

  • Using the Bearish Sentiment Index

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Have we evaded another wave of extreme pessimism? Traders and investers like to monitor sentiment indicators. One of the longer standing ones is the Bearish Sentiment Index that measures the sentiment of investment newsletters. Started in the sixties, i

  • Weight Watchers Under Bearish Pressure

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Weight Watchers International has reached its make-or-break point.

Working Money: Bearish Confirmations by David Penn

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