In an uptrending market, the two main types of technical setups we buy for swing trading leading individual stocks are Breakouts and Pullbacks.
Over the past four weeks, Internet giant Amazon.com ($AMZN) has been in pullback mode and may soon provide a low-risk buy entry with a positive reward-risk ratio.
Because $AMZN has retraced just 9% from its July 2013 peak down to its August low, the daily chart still looks healthy. Furthermore, $AMZN continues to look great on its longer-term weekly and monthly charts.
In the 3-minute trading strategy video below, we briefly analyze the daily, weekly, and monthly charts of $AMZN. We conclude the video by showing you the ideal price level where a swing trader might consider buying $AMZN on this pullback.
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To learn more details about our trading strategy for buying strong stocks on a pullback, check out the former blog post titled How To Buy Strong Stocks And ETFs On A Pullback.
Conclude by taking a quick look at How To Quickly Scan For Swing Trade Pullbacks, a trading strategy video that shows you a quick and easy way to pick the best stocks on a pullback.
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