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.
As earnings season gets underway with results from financial companies, it's worth looking at the sector for some ideas.
It might seem like volume has faded, but we've seen it here -- and lower -- before; here's what's happening.
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%.
Investors have stopped talking about bonds and the yield inversion, at least for now.
While breadth was flat, new highs continued to decline creating some concern.
The trading lessons from my trip to Kentucky are many.
One of the reasons volume rises on declines is because the fear of losing money is stronger than the fear of missing out on more upside.
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