Guy Ortmann

Guy S. Ortmann, CMT is a successful equity research analyst/strategist with a proven track record, over the past two decades, of using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis for timely and profitable U.S. macro equity market and stock/commodity specific ideas for institutional and high net worth clients. His research has been published in many high visibility Wall Street publications. It is his view that both technical and fundamental analysis are absolute requirements for consistent portfolio performance.  

Recent Articles By The Author

How We View This Market at All-Time Highs

How We View This Market at All-Time Highs

All indices are now in short-term uptrends and above their 50-day moving averages.

Valuation Becomes Less Attractive as Market Soars to New Highs

Valuation Becomes Less Attractive as Market Soars to New Highs

A close look at the charts and data as earnings season approaches.

Near-Term Market Uptrends Remain Intact

Near-Term Market Uptrends Remain Intact

Pause in rally indicates normal consolidation.

CF Industries Stock Is Poised to Change Direction

CF Industries Stock Is Poised to Change Direction

CF has managed to violate its prior downtrend as well as resistance.

What the Latest Charts and Data Are Telling Us About This Market

What the Latest Charts and Data Are Telling Us About This Market

We view a lack of enthusiasm on the part of the crowd as a positive.

Transports and Russell 2000 Join the Club

Transports and Russell 2000 Join the Club

All of the major equity indices have now closed above this key technical level.

Paychex Stock Is Poised to Change Direction

Paychex Stock Is Poised to Change Direction

PAYX has formed an important reversal pattern.

Insider Buying Activity Continues to Rise

Insider Buying Activity Continues to Rise

Dow Jones Transports trend turns neutral.

Planet Fitness May Be Exercising a Reversal

Planet Fitness May Be Exercising a Reversal

Mid-June saw another attempt at the $80.00 level that failed as significant selling volume entered the picture once again.

Indices Are Weakening or Breaking Support, Is it Time to Change Our Outlook?

Indices Are Weakening or Breaking Support, Is it Time to Change Our Outlook?

We are keeping a close eye on these changes, but so far we haven't changed our stance.