Gary Smith Archive
Published June 29, 2012
The markets had an undeniably strong week, but the bulls aren’t in the clear just yet.
Published June 15, 2012
Skeptics sometimes call technical analysis an advanced form of reading tea leaves. However, it actually helps provide a framework through which to view stocks.
Published June 08, 2012
Despite the still bearish headlines, the markets may be in for a solid upswing.
Published June 02, 2012
The markets got walloped this week, but it doesn’t mean you necessarily need to shy away from every stock.
Published May 25, 2012
After several trading days, we still know nothing about Facebook’s stock from a technical perspective. That means it probably isn’t a good idea to trade the stock.
Published May 18, 2012
It was a gloomy week for the markets, which means it’s time for bargain hunting.
Published May 11, 2012
Europe, the economy and other factors have been roiling the markets recently. One way to defend your portfolio through the tumult is buying companies you use regularly.
Published May 04, 2012
It was a rough week for Wall Street, but use it as a chance to pick up beaten down stocks.
Published April 20, 2012
Chartman says these earlier-than-expected sideways markets calls for a closer look at two consumer-oriented stocks: Johnson & Johnson and Rite Aid
Published April 13, 2012
The markets posted steep losses on the week and it looks like the downward momentum isn’t abating just yet.