Are Institutional Investors Buying or Selling?

TweetAre Institutional Investors Buying or Selling? Conditions were actually mixed with a positive bias. If you look at the chart below, Institutional Investors were in a reduction selling trend (down trend) but with an up tick yesterday that produced nearly merged trend lines.   That opens up the possibility of the market being under test today. […]

The foreign markets were not very happy with our election results.

TweetThe foreign markets were not very happy with our election results.  Yesterday’s market closed with Institutional Investors showing a decrease in Distribution but still in Distribution.   The market should be a mix of volatility and inflowing money today.  Panic levels should be curtailed. See todays StockTiming.com’s Advanced Investor Update to get the today’s important charts and […]

The important thing is at what level the VIX closes today.

TweetThe VIX is the Volatility Index.    The VIX is likely to be volatile today … a volatile volatility index? The important thing is at what level the VIX closes today.  We do not want to see the VIX close above 23.05 today. There are 2 VIX charts posted below. The first is a close up, and […]

The VIX posture now is …

TweetYesterday, the VIX had an up tick and it was in a low negative condition where the big worry is if the VIX closes above thick black and dotted black line on the chart below. There are 2 VIX charts posted below. The first is a close up, and the second is a long term picture. […]

the Banking Index showed strength but short term weakness.

TweetAt the close yesterday, the Banking Index showed strength but short term weakness. The pluses were that the Accelerator and Timing indicator were in positive territory. The minuses were that the Accelerator had a cross-over down tick, so some fatigue has come in.   The Relative Strength pulled back (short term softness), while the RSI was […]

Time to watch the VIX carefully?

TweetThe chart below show’s the VIX back to September 2014. If you look at the chart, the VIX has a long term support line that it has been coming closer to.   At the same time, the past few days have shown the VIX moving higher on the short term. A higher VIX equals a lower […]

Institutional Selling – testing its trend line?

TweetStill holding on, but testing its trend line? Since the Institutional Investors are the largest stock owner group (owing over half of the equity value), when they sell, they put tremendous downside pressure on the market. When they don’t sell, the lack of their selling takes pressure off of the market and allows it to […]

What is with the VIX breach?

TweetLet’s go back 15 months on the Volatility Index (the VIX).  To do so, we posted a 15 month VIX chart below. While the VIX has been dropping currently, the stock market has been good. (Remember that the stock market goes in the opposite direction of the VIX.) Now, look at the 15 month view […]

Will the VIX develop a problem?

TweetYesterday, the VIX closed at 15.58, so it looks like it is okay.   But is it really? The verdict is actually not in yet … take a look at October, April and now.  April was the lowest reading, with October and now not as low as it was in April.    With that condition, there remains […]

A Resistance Level to Watch on the NYA Index?

TweetToday, we are posting a daily tick chart of the NYA Index.     What we would like you  to observe is the open gap that still remains open at 10561.79 on Thursday’s close of 10489.76. That 10489.76 close was 0.686% away from closing its gap.  If it wasn’t for the June 23rd. close being a bit […]