Medical update, day 5. Just got back from the doc. I still have a fever. Oh, and I'm dehydrated. Hacking cough allowed me 37 seconds of sleep last night. And now, the crowning jewel: I've developed pneumonia!
Well, it could be worse, I suppose. I could have gotten ill right before one of the girl's swim meets!
But, onward we trudge, taking a look today at some notable retailers. This was yet another segment that once boasted of having more than one
Red Hot. And while there's no stock here that moves in 100-point increments, a few still sport attractive charts.
And to cap off my two-week series tomorrow, I conclude with five of my favorites. Of course, I certainly don't want to disappoint my fundamentally inclined readers, so I'll even sprinkle in a little of that black magic, along with my ultra-perceptive chart reading!
Gary B. Smith is a freelance writer who trades for his own account from his Maryland home using technical analysis. At time of publication, he held no positions in any securities mentioned in this column, although holdings can change at any time. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Smith writes five technical analysis columns for TheStreet.com each week, including Technician's Take, Charted Territory and TSC Technical Forum. While he cannot provide investment advice or recommendations, he welcomes your feedback at