Helene Meisler

Helene Meisler writes a daily technical analysis column and TheStreet Top Stocks. For more information, click here. Meisler spent more than a decade on the sell side as a market technician covering institutional accounts at various investment banks in New York City, including Cowen & Co. and Goldman Sachs. In addition she worked at Cargill in Minneapolis where she managed equity money for three years. She received her bachelor's degree in business from Pace University.

Recent Articles By The Author

Sideways Slop Keeps Market From Getting Giddy

Sideways Slop Keeps Market From Getting Giddy

Monday's sideways action was in keeping with the market's pattern of late.

Sloppy Markets Continue

Monday's action follows a pattern that's been present in the markets for a while now.

Don't Forget the Bonds

Don't Forget the Bonds

While everyone was talking about stocks on Friday, news of bonds got neglected, so pay attention now.

What Will It Take to Make This Market Giddy?

We are close, but not quite there yet.

No 'Melt Up,' Just Lots of Churning

No 'Melt Up,' Just Lots of Churning

Some are calling a 'melt up,' but the biggest change in the indicators from Thursday's action is when the put/call ratio surged to 99%.

Looking at Banks

As earnings season gets underway with results from financial companies, it's worth looking at the sector for some ideas.

Who Turned Down the Volume?

Who Turned Down the Volume?

It might seem like volume has faded, but we've seen it here -- and lower -- before; here's what's happening.

The Nasdaq is Overbought

Breadth was good but new highs not so much.

Why Have the Investors Intelligence Bulls Barely Budged?

Why Have the Investors Intelligence Bulls Barely Budged?

As the market succumbs to being overbought and complacent and the Daily Sentiment Index backs off readings of 91, the Investors Intelligent sentiment index baffles at 53.9%.

A Down Day at Last

The majority of stocks are heading down now.