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

Hot and Overbought

The statistics show a market overbought and tired –- not a good sign for those looking for opportunities to go long.

After Just Two Days, Everyone's Carefree

After Just Two Days, Everyone's Carefree

Just days ago market watchers were so cautious, but not Wednesday; yet we're still heading to overbought as sentiment is getting frothy.

Poof: The Gloom Is Gone

We may have a few more days to get the excitement really going, but, boy, the gloom from two days ago is surely gone after Wednesday's rally.

This Ain't April, Folks

This Ain't April, Folks

We're in an up and down market, so let's keep our eyes on the coming overbought reading -- so far it doesn't appear like what we saw in the spring.

It's Just an Up and Down Market

We saw some green in the Nasdaq Tuesday, while not so much for the S&P 500 and small caps – but things aren't weak like in April, so expect a bit more rallying to come as we edge into overbought.

Luck of the Draw

Luck of the Draw

Sometimes the markets -- like in tennis -- things boil down to the luck of the draw.

Caution Is in the Air

Just days ago everyone was in the pool, and now so many are cautious -- but the statistics still show we're on track for overbought later in the week.

Feeling Refreshed?

Feeling Refreshed?

Friday's action cooled off sentiment somewhat, with the Daily Sentiment Index for the S&P 500 down to 81 and for Nasdaq to 87.

Closer to Euphoria

Friday’s action is the kind that can help us move from Panic all the way to Euphoria –- let’s see if we can get it there.

The Tide Has Turned

The Tide Has Turned

Don't fuss over the S&P's rise to 3000, but know that the biggest challenge now is sentiment, which shifted decidedly this week -- also, the number of stocks making new highs is not faring fantastically, either.