Charting Asia with Daryl Guppy


  Tuesday, 10 Mar 2009 | 12:54 AM ET

Playing ETF Dividend Hopscotch

Posted By: Daryl Guppy
Exchange Traded Funds offer the investor a way to reduce stock-specific risk. ETFs are also traded to make money on market outperformance. In this grim environment, we can go one step further with ETFs by playing dividend hopscotch. »Read more
  Monday, 2 Mar 2009 | 11:46 PM ET

The Dow's Bearing — 6,000 and Under

Posted By: Daryl Guppy
February was a chilly month for U.S. equities. And March is looking even worse. It looks like a recession is the only thing roaring this month and the charts say that the Dow is heading below the 6,000 level. »Read more
  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009 | 1:21 AM ET

GE: Staging A General Retreat

Posted By: Daryl Guppy
General Electric this past week, hit a 14-year low, dropping below $9 over concerns about its real estate holdings. One could say GE's staging a general retreat. Many Charting Asia readers have requested a chart of GE. You get your wish in this column. »Read more
  Wednesday, 18 Feb 2009 | 3:04 AM ET

Predator or Prey? Chart the Better Deal

Posted By: Daryl Guppy
Mergers and acquisitions. It's the business of how companies buy, sell and recombine each other. How do we find the choicest morsels of opportunity? Do the best buys come in the form of the predator, or will the prey provide the best trading opportunity? The solution comes from a combination of chart analysis and trade analysis. »Read more
  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2009 | 4:09 AM ET

Flying High and Falling at the Hedge

Posted By: Daryl Guppy
In this winter of discontent, the steep reduction in fuel prices is cold comfort for many carriers locked into higher prices. Forward contracts have provided spectacular losses for many airlines in the past few months. In short -- carriers have fallen at the hedge. »Read more
  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2009 | 1:23 AM ET

Bear in Three Letters—DOW

Posted By: Daryl Guppy
The three most powerful bearish signals in the market are a head and shoulder pattern, a rounding top and a down sloping triangle. It was the head and shoulder pattern on the Dow Jones Industrial Average that took the market to the first downside target of 11,200 in 2008. »Read more
  Tuesday, 27 Jan 2009 | 12:22 AM ET

A Bull in the China Market

Posted By: Daryl Guppy

Starting September 2008 the Shanghai Composite Index has been steadily rising, a remarkable performance in this dismal environment.

First, the SCI stopped falling – a feat which Western markets have yet to emulate. Secondly, it's developed a consistent sideways trading pattern which is a signal of consolidation. The Shanghai market is entering the Year of the Ox, and it may well be the start of a bull year.

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  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2009 | 12:31 AM ET

Vietnam Under Pressure

Posted By: Daryl Guppy

The Vietnam market remains subject to significant investor selling. The attitude of traders and investors can be derived from the behavior of the two groups of averages in the Guppy Multiple Moving Averages (GMMA) indicator.

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  Thursday, 8 Jan 2009 | 6:16 PM ET

An Image of Satyam's Swandive

Posted By: Daryl Guppy

Earlier this week, a reader of my India market newsletter asked if I could analyze Satyam Computer Services. I prepared these notes on Monday (5th January) based on the weekly and the daily chart. On Thursday morning, I returned from Beijing to find the same stock was front page news. These are the notes prepared three days before the breaking news.

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  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2008 | 3:33 AM ET

Yen Glows Amid Global Downturn

Posted By: Daryl Guppy

The stampede out of equities has driven investors towards safe haven assets such as the Japanese yen -- a currency that has risen sharply this year as its appeal grows whenever risk appetite wanes. With the financial crisis expected to intensify, analysts are now expecting further support for the low-yielding yen. Just how much higher can it go against the U.S. dollar?

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About Charting Asia with Daryl Guppy

  • Daryl Guppy is an independent technical analyst who appears frequently on CNBC Asia. He runs training, analysis and resource workshops for retail and professional financial market traders involved in stocks, CFDs, warrants, derivatives, futures and commodities in China, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia. He has his own trading company, guppytraders.com.


  • Daryl Guppy is an independent technical analyst who appears frequently on CNBC Asia.

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