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Chartered Market Technician (CMT), Columnist, Editor, Analyst, Instructor, Speaker and Author of three books on technical analysis,

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E The Good, The Bad And The Pecker
With all the chatter about the longest bull market on record and snapping the longest streak without a new high, you'd think the market is either off to the races or about to crumble. As I've been saying for the past two years, everybody is wrong.
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E Bond Market Says Things Are Not Quite Right
Stocks still look pretty good on many fronts but why does the bond market look ready to rally? Interest rates may just go down first before they normalize.
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E Still A Bull But Not Rabid
I'm still bullish but we're starting to see the finish line in the distance.
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E Dow Breaks 200-Day Average Streak – So What?
A moving average is just that – an average. It is not a trade trigger and for the Dow, it was nothing at all.
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E This Index Will Tell You When To Be A Bear
While everyone obsesses over when the FANGs will revers and take the market down, the small caps offer a more tangible target for the same thing.
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E Oil’s Slippery Slope
After spending nearly three weeks above the $70 per barrel level last month, West Texas crude oil looks a whole lot weaker in June.
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Reasons To Be Cheerful – There’s Three
7 months ago

I now call them craptocurrencies. Just a ridiculous exercise in human greed. Good concept but basically useless as a currency.

In this article: GLD, JNK, LQD, TLT, IWM
A Yogi Berra Stock Market
7 months ago

No, I will not post them here. However, you can always view the stock i cover at my website http://quicktakespro.com/COTD.html. Ally does some sort of archiving.

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A Yogi Berra Stock Market
7 months ago

August saw a significant pullback that caused the moving average cross/ whipsaw. It also created an anchor point for the trendline mentioned.

In this article: VIX, SPX, AAPL, DJI
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Columnist
Barron's Online (Dow Jones)
2001 - Present (18 years)
Writes the widely read twice weekly "Getting Technical" column For Barron's Online discussing all markets using charts and technical analysis. While understandable by investors at all levels it is not afraid to introduce and explain more advanced analytical topics.
Editor in Chief
Michael Kahn Research LLC
October 2001 - Present (17 years 2 months)
Researches and produces a daily market letter for investors, money managers and traders covering all markets but weighted towards domestic equities. Includes charts and analysis of major indices, sectors, stocks, commodities, currencies and bonds. Actionable ideas offered and tracked for performance. Also includes teaching sections and learning supplements.
Chief Technical Analyst
Bridge News
September 1996 - September 2001 (5 years 1 month)
Developed technical analysis coverage. Wrote daily and weekly commentary on global stock markets with an emphasis on US markets, sectors and stocks. Wrote alerts on breaking technical events including the popular "Stocks to Watch" column highlighting stocks that were in position for trading opportunities.

Education

New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
MBA
Finance
Brandeis University
BA, Physics, Economics
Physics / Economics Double Major

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