Timing The Markets Blog Posts

  • Tech Talk for Wednesday December 21st 2016
    on Dec 21, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Nike, a Dow Jones Industrial Average stock gained 4% after the close yesterday on higher than consensus second quarter revenues and earnings. Strength in the stock likely will be sufficient to push the Dow Jones Industrial Average...
  • Tech Talk for Tuesday December 20th 2016
    on Dec 20, 2016 in Daily Reports
    Pre-opening Comments for Tuesday December 20th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 Index futures were up 6 points in pre-opening trade. The Santa Claus rally continues. General Mills dropped $1.91 to $61.15 after reporting...
  • Tech Talk for Monday December 19th 2016
    on Dec 19, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Mr. Vialoux is scheduled to appear as the guest analyst on BNN’s Berman’s Call today at 11:00 AM EST The Bottom Line Seasonal influences are positive at this time of year, particularly in the second half of December. However, momentum has...
  • Tech Talk for Friday December 16th 2016
    on Dec 16, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Currency moves yesterday significantly impacted equity markets, particularly the prices of precious metals and precious metal stocks: The U.S Dollar Index soared to a 14 year high. The Euro dropped to a 14 year low. Gold and gold...
  • Tech Talk for Thursday December 15th 2016
    on Dec 15, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Response to FOMC news dominated the technical action by markets yesterday. Short term momentum for a wide variety of markets (equities, commodities, bonds) changed to negative from positive. Following is a summary of responses for...
  • Tech Talk for Wednesday December 14th 2016
    on Dec 14, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observation Nice spurt in the S&P Information Technology Index yesterday prior to a meeting today between Trump and key U.S. technology executives! Start of a deal to repatriate offshore funds?   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityC...
  • Tech Talk for Tuesday December 13th 2016
    on Dec 13, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observation China/Hong Kong and related ETFs are showing early technical warning signals   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock Finding value in an expensive market See http://www.equityclock.com/2016/12/09/stock-market-outlook-for-...
  • Tech Talk for Monday December 12th 2016
    on Dec 12, 2016 in Daily Reports
      The Bottom Line Surprising strength by world equity markets last week! Anticipation of a Trump Presidency is fueling the rally. However, equity markets are now extremely overbought based on short term momentum indicators just prior to an impor...
  • Tech Talk for Friday December 9th 2016
    on Dec 9, 2016 in Daily Reports
    Pre-opening Comments for Friday December 9th U.S. equity index futures were mixed this morning. S&P 500 futures were unchanged in pre-opening trade. Today is Quadruple Witching Day in the U.S. when December equity and index options and futures ex...
  • Tech Talk for Thursday December 8th 2016
    on Dec 8, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observation Economic sensitive sectors recorded a momentum spike yesterday. ‘Tis the season!   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock VIX suggesting complacency as it falls below 12. The DAX Index at 10,928 moved overnight above $10...
  • Tech Talk for Wednesday December 7th 2016
    on Dec 7, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations European equity markets are coming alive: The Paris CAC Index broke above 4607.69 completing a base building pattern and the Frankfurt DAX Index is testing the 10,827.72 level.   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock U.S...
  • Tech Talk for Tuesday December 6th 2016
    on Dec 6, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Several surprises yesterday! Selected precious metal stocks moved higher despite weakness in gold prices. European equity markets were strong despite the Italian referendum. Commodity prices (notably grain and base metal prices) m...
  • Tech Talk for Monday December 5th 2016
    on Dec 5, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Mr. Vialoux on BNN’s Berman’s Call Today Mr. Vialoux is the guest analyst on today’s show starting at 11:00 AM EST   The Bottom Line North American equity markets have just entered into their strongest month of the year. However, ga...
  • Tech Talk for Friday December 2nd 2016
    on Dec 2, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Commodity prices moved to a five month high thanks mainly to a spike in energy prices   StockTwits Released Yesterday December, best risk/reward month of year for stocks, as seen S&P 500 Index average 1.4% Editor’s Note...
  • Tech Talk for Tuesday September 6th 2016
    on Sep 6, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Economic News This Week Results of the G20 Meeting in China are released on Tuesday August ISM Services to be released at 10:00 AM EDT on Tuesday is expected to slip to 54.7 from 55.5 in July. Bank of Canada Policy statement is expected to be...
  • Tech Talk for Friday September 2nd 2016
    on Sep 2, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Editor’s Note: Next Tech Talk report will be released on Tuesday Observations Economic data points released yesterday waved a cautious sign. Consensus for August ISM was 52.2 versus 52.6 in July. Actual was 49.4. Consensus for July Construct...
  • Tech Talk for Thursday September 1st 2016
    on Sep 1, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Technical deterioration in the energy sector was notable yesterday. ‘Tis the season for weakness in the Canadian energy sector!   StockTwits Released Yesterday @EquityClock Technical action by S&P 500 stocks to 10:00: M...
  • Tech Talk for Wednesday August 31st 2016
    on Aug 31, 2016 in Daily Reports
    Pre-opening Comments for Wednesday August 31st U.S. equity index futures were mixed this morning. S&P 500 futures were unchanged in pre-opening trade. U.S. equity index futures were virtually unchanged following release of the August ADP Private...
  • Tech Talk for Tuesday August 30th 2016
    on Aug 30, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Observations Financial equities led the advance in North American equity markets yesterday. The TSX Financial Services Index continues to show strong on-balance volume accumulations. ‘Tis the season for lumber prices to come under pressure!
  • Tech Talk for Monday August 29th 2016
    on Aug 29, 2016 in Daily Reports
      Economic News This Week July Personal Income to be released at 8:30 AM EDT on Monday is expected to increase 0.4% versus a gain of 0.2% in June. July Personal Spending is expected to increase 0.3% versus a gain of 0.4% in June. June Case/Shill...
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