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As we approach Christmas Day, many traders and investors are anticipating a “Santa Claus rally” in the stock market…and with good reason. According to a recent Forbes article (three steps on how to trade the Santa Claus rally), the S&P 500 has scored a December gain in 17 of the past 20 years.  The Dow Jones […]

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Seven of the eight ETF swing trades in the model swing trading portfolio of our Wagner Daily newsletter are presently showing unrealized price gains (no complaints there). However, most of our current ETF positions are industry sector ETFs with a significant correlation to the direction of the main domestic stock market indexes. As such, we […]

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After a bit of a blogging break over the Thanksgiving holiday week, we’re back. Miss us? Today, we walk you through the anatomy of a volume-driven breakout stock trade from The Wagner Daily newsletter that led to a 37% gain over a 1-month holding period. When doing our nightly stock scanning research, both manually and with […]

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After several years of testing and perfecting the preset formulas to scan for the best breakout, pullback, and short selling setups for US, Canada, UK, and India stocks, the Morpheus Stock Screener said goodbye to beta mode and was finally launched just three months ago. While in beta mode, we produced several demonstration videos explaining […]

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Since our market timing model shifted out of “Buy” mode on November 7, we have been focused on trading ETFs with a low correlation to the direction of the stock market, rather than individual leading stocks. On November 11, we detailed 2 potential ETF trade setups with low to no correlation to overall stock market direction: ProShares UltraShort […]

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Immediately after our market timing model shifted out of “Buy” mode (just one day before the Nov. 7 sell-off), we changed our focus from buying leading individual stocks to trading ETFs with a low correlation to the direction of the broad market (commodities, currencies, fixed-income, etc). While our most profitable momentum trades in healthy bull […]

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In July 2013, we bought a breakout in US Silica Holdings ($SLCA). Three months later, we sold the stock for an average share price gain of 43%. In this educational trading strategy article, we use six annotated stock charts to walk you through the entire trade from beginning to end. Upon finishing the article, you will […]

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