Should you buy the dip? Some say that's no longer the viable strategy it once was. Wells Fargo's Pravit Chintawongvanich says investors can't assume buying every dip will pay off.
Small-cap stocks just entered the dreaded death cross, a technical development that traditionally suggests weakness ahead for an asset. And if history is any indication, that may signal trouble for the broader market.
When it comes to analyzing the action of stocks, there is no shortage of technical indicators available for traders.
Boeing is running into trouble this week and now faces a critical technical test, according to one technician.
Long-time money manager Bob Doll is warning investors that stocks could breach October's correction lows.
Semiconductor stocks are getting wrecked, but one market watcher says there could be more trouble for the group.
Not the same as cheap "value" stocks, these are companies with less debt, stable businesses and some defensive characteristics in a tougher market or economy.
Shares of General Electric plunged on Monday to their lowest level since March 2009, extending the stock's severe losses from the session prior. As GE briefly broke below $8 per share, experts told CNBC what investors might expect next.
Federated Investors' Steve Chiavarone says "we need to get through a period of volatility."
Shares of General Electric just plunged to a fresh nine-year low, and one equity strategist says investors should take note of one particularly devilish level for the stock: $6.66.
Crude oil ended Friday with a losing streak not seen in more than 34 years. Such a steep sell-off has made a mess of the commodity's charts, says Matt Maley, equity strategist at Miller Tabak.
The homebuilders are getting crushed this year. They now face a make-or-break level, says Todd Gordon, founder of TradingAnalysis.com.
The appointment of Robyn Denholm to chairwoman briefly boosted Tesla share prices to levels seen before Musk's infamous tweet that he had "funding secured" to take the company private at $420 a share.
Investors should watch for three major points out of its report, according to Tuna Amobi, senior equity analyst with CFRA.
The S&P 500 closed lower on Thursday following big gains in the previous session as investors digested the latest monetary policy decision from the Federal Reserve.
Avoiding financials and opting for financials-adjacent picks in the tech space could be a sensible move, says one trader.
Stock market euphoria could be short-lived and one chart gives evidence, says ECRI's Lakshman Achuthan.
Amazon has long been dubbed Wall Street's king of retail, but not this year. Shares of online marketplace Etsy have soared 145 percent this year, nearly triple Amazon's gains.
A rough October for Square has made the stock attractive to one leading technical analyst.
Retail stocks are bouncing off their October lows, some rallying double-digits in the past two weeks as retail earnings kick into full gear. Some top money managers say investors should consider one retail name in particular: Walmart.
The health-care sector is in the crosshairs this election season. The results could affect three health-care groups the most, says one market watcher.
The midterm elections are clouding the market's outlook on Tuesday, but one technician sees a bullish signal hiding in the charts.
A lot has been written recently about how U.S. stocks usually perform well after the midterm elections. But a deeper dive into the data shows the post-midterms rally hinges on the majority party maintaining control of the House.
Apple has long been a market darling, but it's gotten sliced and diced recently.
"There's a lot of anxiety," Robert Shiller says. "A lot of anger. I don't think this is easily grouped into past midterm elections."
A bout of volatility has taken stocks sharply off their highs over the last month. Investors will be watching the midterm elections on Tuesday for clues as to where the markets will head next.
Technology stocks have sunk around 10 percent in just one month, and if you've been burned by the trade, one top technician says the group is still safe to own.
B. Riley FBR's Art Hogan sees China trade tensions as a catalyst that could send stocks lower.
Be sure to check the income statement, the consolidated balance sheet and the statement of cash flows.
Apple is on pace to post its worst day in more than two years on the back of its fourth-quarter earnings report. This is what market experts have to say about the move.
Apple shares just dipped into bear market territory.
“I don’t think that we’ll see a recovery before the end of 2018,” according to tech investor Paul Meeks.
The investor who ran the world’s largest tech fund during dotcom boom blames a semiconductor glut for sector's problems.
Pravit Chintawongvanich, equity derivatives strategist at Wells Fargo, breaks down his latest take on the market and options with Mike Santoli.
Pravit Chintawongvanich, equity derivatives strategist at Wells Fargo, discusses the market and volatility with Mike Santoli.
Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Erin Gibbs of S&P Investment Advisory Services discuss the Russell 2000 with Mike Santoli.
Bob Doll, chief equity strategist and senior portfolio manager at Nuveen Asset Management, discusses his latest market outlook with Mike Santoli.
Nuveen Asset Management’s Bob Doll sees the market’s wild swings as a buying opportunity.
Here's what four experts say investors should expect from the trouble iconic American company.
Federated Investors’ Steve Chiavarone lists three key events putting the market on edge.
Federated portfolio manager Steve Chiavarone discusses his market outlook into year-end, which major events to watch into year-end and more with Mike Santoli.
Matt Maley of Miller Tabak and Erin Gibbs of S&P Investment Advisory Services discuss oil’s decline with Mike Santoli.
Watch five experts break down their market outlooks.
Housing stocks are sinking. Mark Tepper with Strategic Wealth Partners and Todd Gordon with TradingAnalysis.com discuss the group with Mike Santoli.
Tuna Amobi, senior equity analyst at CFRA, discusses Disney’s quarterly earnings report with Mike Santoli.
Lakshman Achuthan, co-founder of the Economic Cycle Research Institute, breaks down why he believes stocks still have room to fall with Mike Santoli.
Stacey Gilbert of Susquehanna and Mark Newton of Newton Advisors discusses the financial sector with Mike Santoli.
Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray and Mike Binger of Gradient Investments discuss Square shares into earnings with Mike Santoli.
Mike Binger of Gradient Investments and Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray discuss the health care sector with Mike Santoli.
S&P Global portfolio manager Erin Gibbs breaks down what she is watching for the week ahead.
Max Wolff of 55 Institutional breaks down three key market themes he is watching.
Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management managing director of foreign exchange strategy, discusses three key market events he is watching for on Thursday.
S&P Global portfolio manager Erin Gibbs discusses three key market themes she is watching for on Wednesday.
Gina Sanchez, Chantico Global CEO, discusses three key market themes she is watching for on Tuesday.
Max Wolff of 55 Institutional breaks down three key market themes for the week ahead.
Bill Baruch of iiTrader breaks down what he'll be watching for on Friday.
S&P Global portfolio manager Erin Gibbs breaks down three key market themes she is watching for on Thursday.
Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management breaks down three key items he is watching for on Wednesday.
Here’s what Harvest Volatility Management portfolio manager Dennis Davitt will be watching for on Tuesday.
Evercore ISI technician Rich Ross breaks down what he is watching for on Friday.
Stacey Gilbert is the head of derivative strategy at Susquehanna.
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