Romney was Right About Everything - Bracketology Edition

If anybody watched the 2012 presidential debates they’ll remember the laps Romney ran around Obama as well as his prescience on many geopolitical items that have since come to fruition (the likelihood of Russian aggression , for instance, an idea Obama condescendingly mocked…

Ball(s) Don't Lie (Part 2)

Sheed Wallace had it right when he uttered the words “ball don’t lie” in registering his disagreement with a call a ref had made in an early 2012 NBA game. Because the “deflate-gate” scandal currently engulfing the New England Patriots invariably…

Predictable

Such were the materially large moves in Ukraine’s equity and FX markets over the past ~10 trading days, per the transparent technical patterns in the chart below, which portended that both were on the verge of transpiring. Of course, the…

Charting a Path to 45,000

We were very early to the Nikkei long and secular bull story, having first outlined the rough sketches of this call all the way back in June 2012, long before it was fashionable. We added greater depth and confidence to…

Rising 60% in 13 Months, GOOG Hits Our $1,000 Price Target

13 months ago, on 9/12/12, when the stock was trading at $692, we had a post on GOOG with the following title: “GOOG’s Day in the Sun is Likely Arriving with $1,000 in the Cards” At the time we said…

Government Officials in this Foreign Industry Pressing for Consolidation Following Scares in Recent Years; Related Stocks Could Benefit

Remember the scare over contaminated Chinese dairy from 2008? Lots of children falling ill, some actually dying. Regardless, all bad news. Stocks like SYUT, a U.S.-listed, Chinese dairy producer highlight this bad news: peak to trough it declined by ~90%…

Reflecting Back on Last August's Chart Dump of 16 Long Opportunities a Year Later

On August 9th of last year, or nearly a year ago, we had a post detailing favorable/bullish looking technical set-ups for 16 different companies. This is what we said in the post about the opportunities: “…for those looking for long…

Butter, Meet Hot Knife

Coming into this week the Nikkei faced incredibly important and formidable resistance. As a refresh that resistance included: A falling trend-line off the 1989 and 2007 highs – the most important tops in the index’s history 61.8% Fib retracement resistance,…

How to Catch TSLA-like Moves Before They Occur

In the past three months TSLA shares have doubled. How does one catch a move like that before it occurs? Well, there’s never so much as a guarantee in the markets, but silly little lines can help, or at least…

Potential for a 50% Rally in This Stock is Rising

Note the stock below is working on a break above line (2) which represents its 23.6% Fib resistance formed off its recent highs and lows.  This resistance, as indicated by the red arrows, has been formidable for the stock  over…