Suttmeier, a former U.S. Treasury trader and trading manager in the primary dealer community, has more than 40 years of experience in the U.S. financial markets. Suttmeier is an engineer by education with a master of science degree. He has been writing newsletters and market commentaries since 1984, and his engineering and trading background are the foundation for the combined fundamental and technical analysis used in the stories he writes exclusively for TheStreet.com.
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Recent Articles By The Author
Demand for Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Stocks Stalls as the Nasdaq Surges
As the Nasdaq regains momentum above 6,000, the ETFs for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities stocks lag, but continue to have positive weekly charts.
New Highs on Consumer Discretionary and Technology as Energy Continues to Lag
The dynamics among the 11 S&P 500 sector ETFs make investment strategies difficult to judge. You can't be bullish with energy negative, but bulls control 7 of the 11 sectors.
PowerShares QQQ Continues to Lead as Diamonds, Spiders, Transports, Small Caps Flip-Flop Technically
Diamonds ended last week with a negative weekly chart, while Spiders, transports and small caps were upgraded to neutral weekly charts, QQQ's has a positive but overbought weekly chart.
Tech-Heavy Nasdaq, India's Nifty 50, Preventing Global Stock Market Correction
Market volatility continues as the Dow 30, S&P 500, transports, Russell 2000 may end the week with neutral weekly charts. The Nasdaq will have a positive but overbought weekly chart.
Homebuilders Set Post-Election Highs, Materials Stocks Lag
Book profits on homebuilder stocks as builder sentiment falls 3 points in April, while single-family starts slip in March.