General Motors ( GM - Get Report) broke through $38 resistance in Wednesday's trading session. That's a buy signal.  Nike  ( NKE - Get Report) is forming a short-term ascending triangle pattern that triggers a buy above $54. GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK - Get Report) looks "bottomy" thanks to a classic technical price pattern. The buy signal comes on a push through $39.75.
Microsoft ( MSFT - Get Report) , after rallying for the better part of the last year, is still a "buy the dips stock" this winter. Novartis ( NVS - Get Report) has an inverse head and shoulders pattern sparks a buy signal on a move through this stock's $74 level.

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