Jonas Elmerraji, CMT, is a senior market analyst at Agora Financial in Baltimore and a contributor to TheStreet. Before that, he managed a portfolio of stocks for an investment advisory returned 15% in 2008. He has been featured in Forbes, Investor's Business Daily and on CNBC.com. Jonas holds a degree in financial economics from UMBC and the Chartered Market Technician designation. Follow Jonas on Twitter @JonasElmerraji.
Recent Articles By The Author
Should Alibaba Be in Your Retirement Portfolio?
This Chinese e-commerce giant has given investors all of the upside of the FAANG stocks -- without the corresponding downside risk this spring. Here's how to trade it for your retirement portfolio.
Does Nvidia's Hot Stock Belong in Your Retirement Portfolio?
Growth drivers continue at Nvidia-the-company at the exact same time buyers remain in control of Nvidia-the-stock. That's a recipe for more upside.
Why Retirement Investors Should Buy FAANG Stocks … Eventually
These tech titans have been volatile lately -- so should you still buy the dip for your retirement account? These charts provide the answer.
Is Tesla a Great Retirement Stock?
The answer is no. Tesla is becoming affordable, but it is not a great retirement stock.
Your Retirement Account Shouldn't Fear the Dow
Last week's selloff was ugly, but the long-term uptrend is still alive and kicking in the Dow.
Twitter Is Showing Cracks After Facebook's Flop: Chart
Facebook's been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons, but Twitter's the one whose chart is showing some key cracks this spring.
This Micron Stock Breakout Spells Gains for Your Retirement
It's smart to have some growth and momentum stocks in your retirement account. Right now there are few better examples of both than Micron Technology.
Technical Analysis Should Be in Your Retirement Toolbox: Apple vs. GE
A growing field of research is showing that technical tools can generate a huge advantage for your portfolio. Here's why keeping it simple could be the best way to chart your way to retirement profits.
Investing for Retirement? Think Income Producing REITs
REITs haven't gotten much attention in recent years, as real estate focused stocks have underperformed a roaring broader market. But with low interest rates and rising inflation risks, REITs deserve a second look.
McDonald's Stock Should Be in Your Retirement Portfolio
McDonald's cash-centric model and growing dividend payout make it a must-own name for retirement. And the recent dip is giving investors a can't-miss opportunity to buy shares.