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Combine Macro & Technical Analysis For Winning Trades
Everyone wants winning trades -- and the best chance of getting them is when the forces in favor of the trade converge. Identifying these convergences is where Mike Paulenoff is best! Combining macro and technical analysis, Mike will put out a trade only when the macro environment is as attractive as the chart.
For example, he recently traded Guggenheim Solar ETF (TAN) to capitalize on the solar energy sector's “perfect storm”: Backing by, and tax credits from, the Obama Administration, solar panel price compression, rising fossil fuel and electricity costs, and constant geopolitical threats to global energy output.
What’s Inside Mike’s Trading Room?
MPTrader features Mike Paulenoff's real-time index & sector analysis (eMini S&P, gold/oil, euro/$ and more) plus trade alerts on stocks and ETFs that can benefit from these sector trends. Mike is a 30-plus year Wall Street veteran, previously at Smith Barney, Harris Upham, Drexel Burnham Lambert, and Republic National Bank. Co-author of The Business-One Irwin Guide to the Futures Markets (with Stanley Kroll), he publishes widely on sites such as MarketWatch, WSJ Online, and Minyanville, where he is a contributing “professor.”
Mike’s Mid-Day: XLF Hits First Resistance, An Initial Test for the Bulls
Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF) has completed its upward traverse across the width of its dominant bullish price channel, as the price structure confronts resistance at 23.80-24.00 next.
XLF still has a higher "Swing Target" of 24.30/50, but a challenge of an upper-channel boundary line is always instructive, and should increase investor price sensitivity.
That said, only a decline that prints 23.50 will trigger a new down-column of Red O's, while a print of 22.Read More
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