The weekly chart for Best Buy shows that shares have seen lower highs on strength for the past nine years, so this stock is for short-term investors.
AutoZone's stock, which hit an all-time intraday high on Friday, has been on a run since 2013.
All five major equity averages have positive weekly chart profiles with the Nasdaq and Russell 2000 now showing overbought conditions.
These stocks were slammed after earnings.
The Nasdaq Composite is about 40 points shy of the 5000 mark, helped by more than just the obvious tech stocks Apple, Amazon and Netflix.
Here are some trading guidelines for the two home-improvement retailers, which both report this week.
All five major equity averages have positive weekly chart profiles.
Berkshire Hathaway began to buy Deere in the third quarter and added to its position before the end of the year. Deere faces volatility after reporting earnings Friday.
The National Association of Home Builder Housing Market Index slipped three points, while single-family housing starts fell 6.7%, providing a warning on homebuilder stocks.
The key mall anchors are down slightly post-holiday spending, with big box retailers flat and discount stores mostly higher, led by Dollar Tree.