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Stock Market Trend Analysis Newsletter.

The Stock Market Week - 7/24/2009

It was an up week for the major markets. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index reached 979.8, the highest level since November 5th 2008. For the week the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 349.30 points or 3.99%. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained 38.88 points or 4.13%, while the Nasdaq Composite gained 79.35 points or 4.21%.

The Materials sector was the strongest sector (8.04%) last week followed by the Energy sector (5.66%). The Financial sector was the worst performing sector (2.31%) of the week followed by the Consumer Staples sector (2.51%).

The Basic Materials sector is the most overvalued sector followed by Technology, while Security Software & Svcs, Personal Computers, and Diversified Computer Sys are among the most overvalued industries. The Services sector is the most oversold sector followed by Healthcare, while Food Wholesale, Drugs Wholesale, and Electronics Stores are among the most oversold industries.

Weekly S&P 500 Winners
Gains/Loses(%) Symbol Company Sector
10.23% RSH RadioShack Corp. Consumer Discretionary
10.11% BDK Black & Decker Corp. Consumer Discretionary
9.72% PLD ProLogis Financials
Weekly S&P 500 Loosers
Gains/Loses(%) Symbol Company Sector
-8.26% MSFT Microsoft Corp. Information Technology
-6.79% BRCM Broadcom Corporation Information Technology
-5.50% FII Federated Investors Inc. Financials
Weekly S&P 500 Alerts
Stock Market Alerts Count
Downtrend Exhaustion 0
Downtrend Broken Resistance 5
Uptrend Support 2
Uptrend Exhaustion 19
Uptrend Broken Support 0
Downtrend Resistance 27
Oversold 1
Overbought 109


Standard & Poor's 500 Index Trend Analysis

In our previous publication on June 7th we wrote:
132 out of S&P 500 members have an Uptrend Support alert. If support holds and price does not breakdown the neckline, the uptrend may resume and we may see S&P above the 1000 mark pretty soon.
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index gained more than 12.7% since July 8th, and almost 47% since March 6th, reaching 979.8 on Friday, the highest level since November 5th, 2008. Daily Lane's Stochastic, Williams' % Range and Relative Strength Index are overbought/strongly overbought for all three major US indices. Weekly Williams' % Range is strongly overbought, signaling that market is moving too fast in a weekly time frame as well; and the rally may not be sustainable for a long period. 109 out of S&P 500 members are overbought, 51 stocks have daily MACD bearish divergence, indicating that the rally is already slowing down. The next resistance level for S&P 500 index is around 993. Considering overbought technical indicators, it would be difficult to break this resistance level; and chances are high that the stock market trend may reverse soon.

Standard & Poor's 500
Technical Stock Market Timing System
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Eighth consecutive positive week
It was the eighth consecutive positive week for S&P 500 index. More than 40% of S&P 500 component stocks have overbought weekly Lane's Stochastic. It is the highest level since April 29, 2016.
Nov 5 , 2017
ETF's Currency Shares Alert.
CurrencyShares Swedish Krona Trust (FXS) weekly downtrend reached 116.62 on September 27, making the biggest weekly drop since October 2015.
Sep 24, 2017
Dow Jones Industrial Average monthly uptrend - five-wave structure.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average monthly uptrend has formed a five-wave structure. It started on April 19, 2017 at 20,379.55 and reached 22,419.51 on September 21, 2017.
Sep 24, 2017
Sixth consecutive positive week for the S&P 500.
Almost 56% of S&P 500 component stocks have overbought weekly Williams' Percentage Range. It is the highest level since December 26, 2014.
Mar 5 , 2017
Third consecutive negative week for the Dow Jones
Almost 40% of S&P 500 component stocks have oversold daily Lane's Stochastic. It is a highest level since November 16, 2012.
Mar 15, 2015
Dow Jones is near 200 Day Moving Average
During the past week, Dow Jones Industrial Average sank 507.65 points or 2.87%, to 17164.95. Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic are overbought in a monthly time frame. The Dow Jones price is near 200 Day Moving Average.
Feb 1 , 2015
S&P 500 at highest level since Oct 2007
The major indices and more than a half of S&P 500 members are strongly overbought in daily, weekly, and monthly time frames.
Mar 17, 2013
S&P 500 members Downtrend Resistance Alert
Dow Jones, NASDAQ, and More than 40% of S&P 500 members have the Downtrend Resistance Alert.
Oct 30, 2011
The short-term rally is over
S&P 500 index may break the support around 1100 and move down to the next support area around 1000 - 950.
Sep 5 , 2011
S&P 500 is close to the 50 Day Moving Average
S&P 500 index has fallen below the Parabolic SAR (stop and reversal). Price is close to the 50 Day Moving Average.
Mar 13, 2011
S&P 500 index wave's structure
S&P 500 medium-term uptrend has a five wave's structure. The fifth sub wave is near completion.
Dec 26, 2010
Monthly W%R is strongly overbought for the first time since October 2007
The S&P 500 technical indicators are pretty close to the beginning of October 2007, just a week prior the beginning of the bear market of 2007-2009.
Oct 17, 2010
More than a half of S&P 500 members are overbought
More than 10% of S&P 500 index members made a new 52-week high, but almost a half of them closed this week below the previous week's close.
Sep 12, 2010
S&P 500 members - Trend Support Alert
Daily and weekly indicators are oversold for all three major US indices. More than 28% of S&P members are oversold, and more than 22% have a Trend Support Alert.
Jul 4 , 2010
S&P 500 members - Downtrend Resistance alert
More than 60 S&P members have the Downtrend Resistance Alert. Daily Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic are strongly overbought.
Jun 20, 2010
S&P 500 members - uptrend support alert
More than 30% of S&P 500 members have an uptrend support alert. This alert indicates that stock price is near the monthly uptrend support level.
May 23, 2010
Dow Jones Elliott Wave count
Dow Jones gained 68.03% in 53 weeks. The chart has formed a Rising Channel chart pattern. Fifth wave up is in progress.
Mar 21, 2010
NASDAQ at the highest level since September 2008
NASDAQ medium-term trend has formed a five-wave structure. The fifth wave is in progress now. The price is near the trend resistance line (2331.43).
Mar 5 , 2010
Is Dow Jones going above January high soon?
Dow Jones has advanced above the 50 Day Moving Average. MACD line has moved above its signal line. Both crossovers are considered as bullish signals.
Feb 19, 2010
The Dow Jones has formed a falling channel pattern
The Dow Jones lost 932.06 points, or 8.66%, since January 14. The downtrend has formed a falling channel pattern.
Feb 7 , 2010
The Dow Jones short-term down trend is near the support line
The Dow Jones is near the support line. Daily technical indicators are oversold. Almost 20% of S&P 500 members have an uptrend support alert.
Jan 31, 2010
S&P 500 has crossed below the 50 Day Moving Average
S&P MACD line has moved below its signal line; the price has crossed below the 50 Day MA and has closed below the lower Bollinger Band.
Jan 24, 2010
The Christmas rally has pushed the stocks ahead
The trend following indicators have turned bullish, while almost 20% of S&P 500 members are overbought.
Dec 25, 2009
Technical indicators caused a sharp stock market sell off
Strong resistance caused a sharp stock market sell off. The S&P 500 index has lost 3.3% in two days.
Sep 27, 2009
S&P 500 is forming a rising wedge pattern
S&P 500 is forming a rising wedge chart pattern. The next up leg could reach the resistance around 1075 in October.
Sep 6 , 2009
All three major US indices are overbought
109 out of S&P 500 members are overbought, 51 stocks have daily MACD bearish divergence.
Jul 25, 2009
S&P 500 - head and shoulders pattern
The S&P 500 has an Uptrend Exhaustion alert. Chart has formed the head and shoulders pattern. Price is near the neckline.
Jul 12, 2009
S&P 500 - Uptrend Exhaustion alert
The S&P 500 index has an Uptrend Exhaustion alert. The next resistance level is near 1044. The support is near 470.
Jun 7 , 2009
S&P 500 - downtrend resistance alert
The S&P 500 index has a downtrend resistance alert. The weekly ABC zigzag pattern is almost completed. Resistance is near 944.
May 10, 2009

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