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Stock Market Trend Analysis Newsletter.
Sixth consecutive positive week for the S&P 500.

Major US indices
Major U.S. indices moved higher over the past week. The monthly Williams' Percentage Range (W%R) is strongly overbought. The monthly Strongly Overbought Williams' Percentage Range (W%R) can be used to foreshadow yearly and quarterly uptrend reversals. The monthly Lane's Stochastic is strongly overbought. The weekly Lane's Stochastic main line (K%) crossed below the overbought signal line (D%). The Stochastic crossover in the overbought area is a bearish indicator. Indices have a strongly overbought weekly Lane's Stochastic. The price is above 20 & 50 Day Moving Average.

During the past week, Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI) edged higher 183.95 points and closed at 21005.71. ^DJI closed positive for the fourth consecutive week. The volume was 154% above average. Expansion of range and high volume means that there is increased interest in the stock, and the price trend is expected to continue. Relative Strength Index is strongly overbought in a monthly time frame and overbought in weekly and daily time frames. Williams' Percentage Range is strongly overbought in monthly and weekly time frames and overbought in a daily time frame. Lane's Stochastic is strongly overbought in monthly and weekly time frames and overbought in a daily time frame.

The S&P 500 (^GSPC) advanced 15.78 points and closed at 2383.12. It was the sixth consecutive positive week for the ^GSPC. Daily Lane's Stochastic main line (K%) crossed below the overbought signal line (D%). The Stochastic crossover in the overbought area is a bearish signal. Relative Strength Index is overbought in monthly and weekly time frames and has bearish divergence in a daily time frame. Williams' Percentage Range is strongly overbought in monthly and weekly time frames overbought in a daily time frame, and has bearish divergence in weekly and daily time frames. Lane's Stochastic is strongly overbought in monthly and weekly time frames and has bearish divergence in a daily time frame.

The NASDAQ Composite Index (^IXIC) advanced 25.44 points and closed at 5870.75. ^IXIC closed positive for the sixth consecutive week. The price has risen above the Parabolic SAR. This signals a short term trend reversal. Many traders use SAR values to place their stop loss orders. Daily Lane's Stochastic main line (K%) crossed below the overbought signal line (D%). The Relative Strength Index is overbought in a monthly time frame and has bearish divergence in a daily time frame. Williams' Percentage Range is strongly overbought in monthly and weekly time frames and has bearish divergence in a daily time frame. Lane's Stochastic is strongly overbought in monthly and weekly time frames and has bearish divergence in a daily time frame.

S&P 500 Members Alerts
Almost 56% of S&P 500 component stocks have overbought weekly Williams' Percentage Range (W%R). It is the highest level since December 26, 2014. More than 36% of S&P 500 component stocks have strongly overbought weekly Williams' Percentage Range (W%R). It is the highest level since July 15, 2016.

The chart below shows how the weekly Overbought Williams' Percentage Range (W%R) on December 26, 2014 signals the S&P 500 uptrend reversal. The S&P 500 index weekly downtrend started on December 29, 2014 at 2,093.55 and reached 1,980.90 on February 02, 2015, making a 5.38% slide in three weeks.

^GSPC: S&P 500 Index

ETF's Commodity Alert
This week, the iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond (SHY) slid 0.30 points, or 0.35% and closed at 84.33.
The iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond monthly uptrend started on December 15, 2016 at 84.23 and reached 84.67 on February 24, 2017, making a 0.52% advance in nine weeks.

SHY: iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond
SHY's price is near the 200 Day Moving Average. The 200 Day Moving Average often acts as a support or resistance level for trading.
The iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond weekly downtrend started on February 24, 2017 at 84.67 and reached 84.29 on March 02, 2017, making a 0.45% loss in four business days.

SHY: iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond
It was the biggest slide recorded. The price has fallen below the Parabolic SAR. This is a sell signal when the long term trend is bearish. SHY's price is below 20 and 50 Day Moving Average. SHY's price is near the 50 and 100 Day Moving Average. Williams' Percentage Range is strongly oversold in monthly and daily time frames and oversold in a weekly time frame.

SHY: iShares Lehman 1-3 Year Treasury Bond


ETF's Select Sector SPDR Alert
This week, the Technology Select Sector SPDR (XLK) advanced 0.23 points, or 0.44% and closed at 52.86.
The Technology Select Sector SPDR monthly uptrend started on November 14, 2016 at 45.80 and reached 53.16 on March 01, 2017, making a 16.07% increase in fourteen weeks.

XLK: Technology Select Sector SPDR
Weekly Lane's Stochastic main line (K%) crossed below the overbought signal line (D%). The price has reached its highest level since September 2000. The price has fallen below the Parabolic SAR. Daily Lane's Stochastic main line (K%) crossed below the overbought signal line (D%). XLK's price is above the 20 and 50 Day Moving Averages. Williams' Percentage Range, Lane's Stochastic, Williams' Percentage Range, and Lane's Stochastic are strongly overbought in a monthly time frame. Williams' Percentage Range is overbought in a daily time frame. MACD, Relative Strength Index, and Lane's Stochastic have bearish divergence in a daily time frame.

XLK: Technology Select Sector SPDR

Sector Rotation
The Financial sector was the strongest sector last week (2.25%), followed by the Energy sector (1.41%). The Consumer Staples sector was the worst performing sector of the week (-0.25%), followed by the Utilities sector (-0.14%).

The Industrial Goods sector is the most overvalued sector, followed by Technology, while Personal Computers, Textile Manufacturing, and Semiconductor Equip/Matrl are among the most overvalued industries. The Utilities sector is the most oversold sector, followed by Basic Materials, while Oil & Gas Pipelines, Independent Oil & Gas, and Oil & Gas Refining/Mrktng are among the most oversold industries.

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
The upside potential is limited
The S&P 500 upside potential is limited and chances are high that price will turn down soon. The support is near 805.
May 3 , 2009
S&P 500 chart has formed the broadening wedge
S&P 500 chart has formed the broadening descending wedge. The uptrend may pause for a while to reset technical indicators.
Mar 29, 2009

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