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Although most traditional long-term investors were probably not pleased by yesterday’s sell-off in the S&P, Nasdaq, and Dow, we view the September 25 pullback as positive because technical analysis indicates the main stock market indexes were due for a significant correction. Whenever stocks start trading too far above their 20-day moving averages for too long […]

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One of the main types of short-term trade setups that is part of our proven swing trading strategy is to buy Potential Breakouts above valid bases of consolidation, in stocks exhibiting relative strength in the broad market. Recently, we did so with a swing trade in Onyx Pharmaceuticals ($ONXX), which enabled us to score a […]

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Based on the technical analysis techniques of our proven swing trading system for stock and ETF trading, today’s 3-minute trading strategy video shows a quick and easy way to find low-risk Pullback entries for swing trading while in a strongly uptrending market. This video is a follow-up to the one in this recent blog post, where we discussed How To […]

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Unlike our stock trading strategy, which focuses primarily on buying Breakouts and Pullbacks in uptrending markets, we afford ourselves a bit more diversity with our ETF trading strategy because we also seek to take advantage of ETFs reversing from downtrends. This is particularly true with ETFs that have a low correlation to the direction of […]

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In yesterday’s Wagner Daily stock and ETF trading newsletter, we pointed out the potential trade setup in iShares Emerging Markets Index ($EEM). Although listed on our watchlist, the trade did not hit our trigger price for buy entry. However, yesterday’s price action in EEM now makes our reward to risk ratio even more favorable for […]

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Based on the technical analysis techniques of our proven swing trading system for stock and ETF trading, today’s trading strategy video provides you with several of our best stock and ETF picks to buy today, or in the coming days, for short-term trading. Stock setups discussed in today’s video include: $MGAM, $GPS, $LGF, and $BLDR. Press the […]

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In this popular post from yesterday, we discussed a common money management mistake among both new and experienced traders, specifically with regard to prematurely raising stops without an objective, technical reason. Today, we discuss a different, and even more dangerous, trade management mistake. It is the opposite problem, which is the much more dangerous mistake […]

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