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Market Trend - Bad Day on Wall Street

The world is watching. The eve of the inauguration of the newly elected US president D.J. Trump was marked by a bad trading day on Wall Street. All indices were hit by a rather strong selling pressure. The best performing of the three major indices was the Nasdaq (-0.24%), followed by the Dow...

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Market Trend - Mainly A Positive Session

Following yesterday negative session, today the market opened the day with a nice bounce to the upside, pulled back, retested yesterday close and moved up. The Nasdaq ($COMPQX) closed slightly above yesterday open forming a small hammer. The $SPY also printed a green hammer. Price opened right...

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Sharp Alert Stock Analysis - Jan 14, 2017

Today we we take a look at the technicals for our weekly Sharp Alert stock signals: $CARA $IONS $KMT $SPWR Watch this video to get the insights. Good trading! If you wish to receive regular updates, signup to our blog. Trading Risk...

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Price-Earning Ratio and Its Variants

Price-Earning (PE) ratio is the ratio of market price of the stock compared to the earnings per share. It shows the sum of money you are ready to pay for each dollar worth of earnings of the company. Its formula is PE = Market Value per Share / Earning per Share (EPS) DIFFERENT VERSIONS...

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Price-Earning Ratio and Its Variants

Price-Earning (PE) ratio is the ratio of market price of the stock compared to the earnings per share. It shows the sum of money you are ready to pay for each dollar worth of earnings of the company. Its formula is PE = Market Value per Share / Earning per Share (EPS) DIFFERENT VERSIONS OF PE...

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Sharp Alert Stock Analysis - Jan 7, 2017

Today we take a look at the technicals for our weekly Sharp Alert stock signals: $AKAO $AJL $CYCC $GEL $MU $PAY $SALT $SPN $WTW Watch this video to get the insights. Good trading! If you wish to receive regular updates, signup to our blog. Trading...

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Market Trend - The First Week of 2017

The market indices had another positive day on Wall Street. After a five-wave decline developing the last two weeks of 2016, the market has started the new year with lots of exuberance. Yesterday market opened with great strength printing a doji. Today, the bulls followed up by breaking above...

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Trading the Technicals - GEL

Genesis Energy (GEL). Genesis Energy (GEL) price has recently broke resistance above major moving averages (200SMA, 50SMA, 21SMA) as well as a key descending resistance trend line. We noticed the formation of a green hammer and two days of lower shadows touching the moving averages and...

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Significance of Book Value in Stock Picking

Book Value is a valuation metric used to value an enterprise. It is the value of all the assets (current and non current) arrived at by deducting all the current and non current liabilities, depreciation, amortization and also the intangible assets (patents, goodwill etc.). Calculating the...

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Trading the Technicals - NBR

Nabors Industries Inc. (NBR). With price breaking out of an ascending triangle, this chart has the potential for a five-wave bullish move. Price recently pulled back and bounce off the bottom of a trend channel. Moving average are also supporting the move. We are seeing price trending...

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