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I have spent the over 40 years trading stocks, options, futures on and off the trading floor. My nickname, "Slim" came from my trading floor badge, SLM. Currently, I'm an on-air host providing daily analysis and commentary on the financial markets and Coaching/Consulting for Hedge ... more

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AskSlim Market Week - Saturday, Nov. 10
Investors bought the market strongly on Election Day just like they did in 2016 but by the end of the week the market sold off, especially in energy, which we discuss in detail with a crude analysis.
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AskSlim Market Week - Saturday, Nov. 3
October turned out to be the worst month for the market since 2011 despite a late month rally for the bank stocks. It's very unlikely the market has hit the bottom despite last month's correction.
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AskSlim Market Week - Friday, Oct. 26
It's been a tough market week with some of the widest trades we have seen in the Nasdaq for some time. The cycle of risk likely continues through November with rallies at year end. This week we also perform a special analysis on Tesla.
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AskSlim Market Week - Saturday, Oct. 20
The nature of the stock market has clearly changed, and some stocks have real troubles.
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AskSlim Market Week - Saturday, October 13
The stock market had its worst week since March of this year, as early selling turned into a panic on Wednesday and Thursday. VIX reached near 29, before pulling back to 21 after Friday’s stock market rebound,driven by bargain hunters.
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AskSlim Market Week - Friday, October 5
The stock market finally gave way to some declines late in the week as interest rates rose to a level that spooked investors.
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Ask Slim Market Week - Friday, Jan. 19
9 months ago

The cycle patterns still suggest a raly soon. However, the formation has deteriorated. So the upside target is lowered

In this video: AA, BBY, FLR, KBH, LOW, UNH, CSIQ, ADTN, KLAC, WYNN, NDX, SPX, UAA
Seismic Shift: What Could It Mean For Stocks?
2 years ago

As always, Chris, great work!

In this video: GLD, SPY, TLT, SPX, VIX
AskSlim Market Week - 7/29/16
2 years ago

I would love to hear your comments about this video, your market insights and questions about askSlim.com services

In this video: ATI, CEIX, P, X, AAPL, LLTC, GDX, BBRY (NOW BB), SPX, GOOGL, GPRO
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AKS AK Steel Holding Corp
ATI Allegheny Technologies Incorporated
AUXAX Auxier Focus Fund A Shs
BHP BHP Billiton Limited
CAUZF CHINA AUTO GROUP LTD
CGNFX Amrc Fds Prt Sr Shs -529-F-1- Growth and Income Portfolio
CIEN CIENA Corporation
CLF Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (fmrly Cliffs Natural Resources)
CLHL BCB Holdings Limited
CPKPY C P POKPHAND CO LTD
CSCO Cisco Systems Inc.
DG Dollar General Corporation
DLTR Dollar Tree Inc.
FCX Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc.
FLMS FLM MINERALS INC.
GLD SPDR Gold Trust ETF
IXMO IXI MOBILE INC
JNPR Juniper Networks
JPXKZ
LCM Advent/Claymore Enhanced Growth & Income Fund
METZ Metzler Group Inc
MSOLE MIPSOLUTIONS INC
NARAX Virtus Multi-Sector Short Term Bond Fund Class A
NUE Nucor Corporation
OILB iPath B S&P GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN
RIO Rio Tinto plc
SCHN Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc.
SPX S&P 500 Index
SRDDF SIERRA RUTILE LIMITE
STLD Steel Dynamics Inc.
USO United States Oil Fund, LP
VALE Vale S.A.
VKGHWX Van Kampen Focus Trust Units 1222 2012-22.8.13 Global high Dividend Port Ser 2012-2 Q C
X United States Steel Corporation
XXUPF UNIPROP INCOME FD II
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