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Silicon Valley Bank, Silvergate and “The Everything Bust”

Updated: March 14, 2023

The failure of Silicon Valley Bank (as well as Silvergate Bank) may be an extension of what we call "The Everything Bust." This bust involves an array of financial assets -- and is already underway. Are you prepared for what's next?

3 Stock Indexes, One Message

Updated: March 14, 2023

While the conventional market observers are blaming the recent turmoil on the banking system upheaval, we have a different take. Catch up on our reasoning at a glance when you see this chart and commentary from the March 10 Short Term Update.

When Everyone Is Bullish… Who’s Left to Be Bullish?

Updated: March 10, 2023

In the show "Billions," a large hedge fund has a staff psychologist. Why would they need one? Because market success starts with understanding yourself -- and other market participants. With that in mind, look at this SentimenTrader Risk Appetite Index chart we show subscribers in our new, March Financial Forecast.

Housing Recession? This Homebuilding Stock Says, "I Ain't Scared."

Updated: March 10, 2023

In mid-2022, pretty much every measure of U.S. housing market health came tumbling down. But none of that factored into the Elliott wave assessment of where the 4th largest U.S. homebuilding stock (NVR, Inc.) was headed. Namely, through the roof! Here's why...

Insights into This “Old Faithful” Indicator of Financial Peaks

Updated: March 7, 2023

Some stock market indicators have proven themselves market cycle after market cycle. Here's one that raised a big red flag at the 2000, 2007 and 2022 tops. This indicator has now reached a new extreme.

What Fueled Cocoa's Recent Surge? A Lack of Beans OR Bullish "Triangle"? You Decide

Updated: March 3, 2023

On Feb. 15, Ivory Coast exporters reported a massive supply deficit. And cocoa bulls cheered as prices soared to 1-year highs. But wait, cocoa's uptrend got started a week earlier. The bean shortage bombshell hadn't dropped yet. But the bullish Elliott wave message had.

AAPL and TSLA: How Elliott Wave Triangles Show You What's Next

Updated: March 2, 2023

Textbook Elliott wave patterns and real-life price patterns sometimes don't look quite the same. Real life, after all, is messy. But "messy" doesn't mean "unpredictable." Watch our Trader's Classroom editor Robert Kelley walk you through recent triangle wave patterns in AAPL and TSLA and show how to put them to use in real time.

U.S. Stocks: Why Acting Independently Has Never Been More Important

Updated: February 28, 2023

Undeterred by losses in 2022, retail investors have been pouring money into stocks at a record pace. Some observers may say that this signals the start of a new bull market. On the other hand...

Flash Service Forecast: What We Said Before Nvidia's 40-percent-plus Jan-Feb Rally

Updated: February 23, 2023

See what our Flash service subscribers saw, before NVDA's huge rally began in January.

European Stocks: This 120-Year-Old Market Idea Is Highly Relevant Today

Updated: February 16, 2023

One of the six tenets of the Dow Theory -- and R.N. Elliott was a fan -- says that the stock market "averages must confirm each other." In other words, if the DAX rises but the FTSE falls, or vice versa, it's a red flag. Here's why this insight is relevant today, explains European Short Term Update editor Murray Gunn in his new video.

Adani Enterprises Chart: Redo of the South Sea Company Bust

Updated: February 16, 2023

A bear market goes beyond just falling asset prices. A financial downtrend -- especially a severe one -- usually also means a humbling of former bull market heroes. This individual -- along with his company's share price -- have certainly seen better days.

Tesla (TSLA): 3 Waves Down Are Complete

Updated: February 16, 2023

Our January Global Market Perspective told subscribers that a correction in TSLA was likely finished. The next trading day, TSLA gapped higher and hasn't looked back. Watch our monthly GMP contributor, Mark Galasiewski, explain the Elliott wave setup.

What "Fear of Missing Out" Looks Like Today

Updated: February 10, 2023

Financial market declines were everywhere in 2022, and the recent bounces have been too. The down-up trends reflect a collective behavior among investors. See what that means in Chart of the Day.

From 1720 to 2023: How Bull Market Heroes Go Bust

Updated: February 8, 2023

Throughout history, every bull market in stocks has produced a set of heroes, people whose names dominate everyday conversations. So, take a history tour with us as we first travel back to 1720 -- and then focus on certain modern-day folks whose names you've surely heard on the news lately.

Why the Recession Consensus Might Be Too Optimistic

Updated: February 7, 2023

Several prominent economic observers say they expect a recession in the months ahead. However, the consensus is rarely correct. So, does that mean the economy will likely avoid a recession? Not necessarily -- let me explain.

How Countertrend Rallies Can Slyly Lure in Investors

Updated: January 26, 2023

Is the stock market's main trend up or down? It's a basic question that Elliott wave analysis helps you answer -- and thus anticipate countertrend moves that fool others -- even those who are accomplished. For example, here's the brief story of a physician's portfolio.

'Tis the Season

Updated: January 25, 2023

The stock market has seasonal tendencies -- some bullish, some bearish. As the year moves ahead, knowing "when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em" could be powerful. In this new video, our Trader's Classroom instructor Robert Kelley walks you through charts of S&P 500, VIX, VXX, AAPL, EUR/USD and more to show how to make seasonality work for you.

90 Years Later, Elliott Waves Keep Paving the Way

Updated: January 23, 2023

Almost 90 years ago, R.N. Elliott made his discovery that the financial markets are patterned. Today, the same patterns repeat in all liquid markets. Watch our Commodities Pro Service editor Jim Martens give you a recent example with feeder cattle in focus.

Market Trek: 24% of Russell 3000 Firms Share This Open Secret

Updated: January 23, 2023

When your operating revenue can't even cover the interest payments on the money you owe, you might have trouble sleeping at night. That's where almost a quarter of the Russell 3000 companies find themselves today. Watch our Market Trek host Brian Whitmer walk you through a 30-year chart to show the extent of the problem. (Brian's global destination today is Thailand.)

How to Know When 5 Waves Mean “STOP” or “GO”

Updated: January 23, 2023

You may already know that trending moves develop in 5 waves, while countertrends have only three legs. But does every 5-wave move indicate the start of a new trend? There's a bit more to it, explains our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor, Murray Gunn, as he shows you a chart of EuroSTOXX 50, a pan-European 50-blue chip index, and explains what the waves show.

The ECB Is Hiking Rates Less! That's great... Wait, it's not?

Updated: January 20, 2023

Ever think something is good news only to find out differently? In this excerpt from the January Global Market Perspective, EWI's Brian Whitmer looks at what happened in the past when the ECB stopped rate hikes and what happened to the stock market afterwards.

Invest in Emerging Markets? For Clues to What's Next, Look at Taiwan

Updated: January 20, 2023

Over the years, Taiwanese stocks have proven themselves to be a bellwether for the entire emerging market sector. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor, Mark Galasiewski, walk you through a couple of charts that hint at what's next for Taiwan -- and emerging markets as a whole.

More Complacent with Prices BELOW All Prior Highs

Updated: January 19, 2023

Though the main U.S. stock indexes have rallied since their September-October 2022 lows, none have made the leap to new all-time highs. You'd think that investors might feel a bit deterred by that news, but alas, investor complacency still reigns supreme. Check out this chart and commentary from our Short Term Update to see just how complacent investors are.

Here’s a Strong Indication That the Bear Market Has Legs

Updated: January 18, 2023

It can be a challenge for investors to separate the wheat from the chaff when it comes to market sayings. Here's one market observation that Elliott Wave International believes you should take into strong consideration -- especially now.

"Quiet markets tend to be trouble"

Updated: January 17, 2023

Recent investor optimism (and low volatility) over different asset classes -- forex, commodities, and precious metals among them -- has caught the eye of our Global Market Strategist, Brian Whitmer. Watch Brian give this and other highlights from the new, January issue of Global Market Perspective in this video.

What Happens When Too Many Companies Are "Walking Dead"

Updated: January 13, 2023

What is a "zombie" company? Why are they multiplying so quickly? Which ones are the biggest zombies? Get answers in this Chart of the Day.

2022: "Worst since 2008." OK, But What Does That Mean for 2023?

Updated: January 13, 2023

Last year... let's just forget about it, ok? But, as they say in the business, "past performance is not a guarantee of future results." So, what about 2023? For some answers, read this State of the Global Markets event insight.

“Worst Corporate Earnings Since 2008": Maybe, But So What?

Updated: January 12, 2023

There's a widespread assumption on Wall Street that earnings drive stock prices. After all, earnings are the basis of the growth and contraction of companies and dividends. Yet, you may be surprised by what Elliott Wave International's research has uncovered.

Bitcoin vs. COIN vs. GLXY: See How One Leads the Other

Updated: January 12, 2023

One way that helps in trading stocks, explains our Crypto Pro Service analyst, Jason Soni, in this new video, is to look at Elliott wave patterns in a related market. Watch Jason show you charts of Bitcoin, COIN, GLXY and HUT and show how he puts it all together.

HYG vs. S&P 500: Looking at One to Time the Other

Updated: January 6, 2023

Junk bonds have a derisive name, but their trends often give you a preview for things to come in other markets. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor Robert Kelley walk you through a chart showcasing the relationship between HYG, an ETF that holds a basket of various high-yield corporate bonds, and the S&P 500.

Are Stocks in Trouble? Here’s an (Almost) Sure-Fire Sign

Updated: January 4, 2023

When major stock indexes behave differently from each other, this often serves as a warning sign. History offers many examples and here are just two. Learn why these examples are relevant as we enter 2023.

How to Navigate Bull and Bear "Traps" with Elliott Waves

Updated: January 3, 2023

A sudden, fast rally or decline often fools traders into thinking that a larger trend change has occurred, but it hasn't. Bull and bear market traps can be treacherous, but there is a way to minimize their damage using Elliott wave analysis. Watch our Interest Rates Pro Service editor Nady Laymoud show you how to do that.

Amazon: When the Stock Was Falling Hard, We Said... It's About to Fall Harder

Updated: December 30, 2022

In October, Amazon Inc. stock circled the drain of a 3-year low having plunged 40% from 2022 highs. Mainstream experts said AMZN was "too cheap to ignore." Flash ahead to today and the "primal screams" of one investment class can be heard far and wide.

Indicators, Leading and Contrarian

Updated: December 23, 2022

What's the best leading indicator for the economy? That's easy: The stock market. Decades of data back this up. Even so, other variables can also serve as leading economic indicators...

Stocks are Expensive: An Eye-Opening Perspective

Updated: December 22, 2022

U.S. stocks have been in a downtrend for nearly a year, even so, equities are expensive. Despite warning signs, many money managers are optimistic about stocks for 2023. Here are the specifics.

What’s Next for Real Estate? Watch This Indicator

Updated: December 21, 2022

The U.S. real estate market has cooled down considerably versus a year and a half ago. Home sales have been in a multi-month slide -- and, many say, this portends even lower prices. But most real estate observers don't mention this housing market indicator. Discover what it is now.

Emerging Markets: Here’s Why We Expected a Rally

Updated: December 16, 2022

In late September, we called for a low in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index. Then came China's "covid riots" and more "bad news," but that didn't shake our bullish stance. Watch as our Asian-Pacific analyst Mark Galasiewski explain more in this new video.

Stocks: How Sentiment Measures Offer Clues About What’s Likely Next

Updated: December 15, 2022

Time-tested investor sentiment measures can be highly helpful. Alongside the Elliott wave model, they offer clues about what to expect next. Let's review both the Elliott wave model and recent sentiment.

Market Trek: What You Didn't Know About "Inverted Yield Curve"

Updated: December 15, 2022

You've heard about "inverted yield curve," the condition when shorter-term bond yields are higher than longer-term yields. It's commonly used to forecast a recession. But watch Market Trek host Brian Whitmer walk you through the yields in 2- and 10-year U.S. Treasuries and German Bunds to point out a few important nuances of this indicator. (Brian's global destination today is northern Thailand.)

Stocks and Economy: Why 2022 May Have Just Been the Preview

Updated: December 13, 2022

Warnings seem unnecessary to heed when times are good. But that's the very time to prepare for the proverbial rainy day -- let alone storm. A global economic storm likely looms. Are you prepared?

Can the Box Office Predict the Markets?

Updated: December 13, 2022

Long-term trends in social mood drive markets ... and a lot more. See and hear how horror movies and markets have shared a decades-long connection.

Cryptocurrencies: "Joined at the hip with the stock market"

Updated: December 7, 2022

The NASDAQ has just passed the 1-year bear market anniversary -- and so have cryptos, with Bitcoin leading the way down. Watch our Financial Forecast co-editor Pete Kendall explore this connection as he walks you through the charts of FTT, Bitcoin, Cronos and others.

60% stocks, 40% bonds? Ha!

Updated: December 6, 2022

Mainstream financial advisors have made the idea of investment diversification a standard rule. But the better approach is to know the trend of markets -- not diversify for its own sake. Here's an example of how conventional investment wisdom can let investors down.

4 Things to Watch Closely in the New European Financial Forecast

Updated: December 1, 2022

Watch our monthly European Financial Forecast editor, Brian Whitmer, give you several key highlights from the new, December issue in this video.

Can You Spot the Bear Market Leaders?

Updated: December 1, 2022

It's not unusual for stocks which led on the way up to lead on the way down. This chart shows the possible leaders of the bear market. Also, learn how you can prepare for what may be ahead.

VIX: Why Fear is Set to Grip the Stock Market

Updated: November 22, 2022

Stock market trading has recently been relatively calm. Is this the "calm before the storm"? Well, you may be interested in learning how the market has behaved in recent history around this time of the year. You might be surprised.

Bear Market Rally: "We've Seen This Before"

Updated: November 22, 2022

Since 1929, four bear markets in the S&P 500 saw declines of 40-to-50 percent. Now see each one -- the relevance of these examples to today's bear market will quickly become obvious.

Here’s How Volume and Elliott Waves Work Together

Updated: November 18, 2022

At key market junctures, as prices shift from bull to bear and vice versa, trading volume often creates a certain signature. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor Murray Gunn walk you through the chart of Vanguard Total World Stock Index ETF, VT, to show what to look for -- and what volume is suggesting for global stocks now.

Charter Inc. Stock (CHTR) Falls to 3-1/2-year Lows: Opportunity Came to Those Who Waited

Updated: November 9, 2022

Between April and early August, Charter Inc. stock was about as exciting as Napflix! But then, in mid-August, CHTR turned down in a sharp, 26% sell-off to 3-and-a-half year lows. For Elliott wavers, the stock's reversal was a prime example of an Elliott contracting triangle in action. You're gonna want to watch this from the beginning.

Oh, How Quickly Financial Values Can Go “Poof!”

Updated: November 8, 2022

In financial markets, financial values can disappear in the blink of an eye. Yet, "one true winner" stands out during bear markets. Look at these two charts.

4 Highlights from Our New European Financial Forecast

Updated: November 7, 2022

Watch our monthly European Financial Forecast editor Brian Whitmer gives you 4 highlights from the new, November issue in this video.

Carvana (CVNA): Another “Air Pocket” Decline

Updated: November 4, 2022

The past 12 months have served us many examples of market declines that look like "air pockets," when the drop is so fast and so big that it feels like the air has been sucked out. Watch our Financial Forecast co-editor Pete Kendall walk you through the stock of Carvana as another case in point.

The "Favorite Semiconductor Co. of 2021" Crashes in 2022! Mystery Solved

Updated: November 1, 2022

In late 2021 SYNA's share price had soared 250% to record highs: mainstream experts saw a bullish future ahead. Now see the chart and contrary forecast that got it right.

AMZN Beats Earnings Expectations...But Stock Falls?

Updated: November 1, 2022

In mid-October, AMZN was trading near $113, and its upcoming earnings report was looming large. On October 27, Q3 earnings report was a pleasant surprise... but AMZN fell anyway. Now watch our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy show you AMZN's Elliott wave pattern that called for the decline days in advance.

GOOGL: Here's Why a New Low Wasn't a Surprise

Updated: October 27, 2022

On October 27, GOOGL hit a new 52-week low. It's easy to say that the stock just got rolled into the broad tech sell-off. But watch our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy show you GOOGL's Elliott wave pattern that called for the decline days in advance.

Natural Gas Bulls Run for the Exits for No Good Reason... Except This One!

Updated: October 27, 2022

On August 22, natural gas prices soared to 14-year highs. Pipeline disruptions and scorching demand saw the "bulls running rampant." But then, the bulls ran for the exits with natgas plunging 50%-plus to 3-month lows on October 21. This wasn't a freak of nature; it was a solid Elliott wave forecast.

A Helpful Suggestion from EWI's Chief Market Analyst

Updated: October 27, 2022

This investor tip is important in any environment... but is essential to investors navigating today's markets

Hong Kong Hang Seng: "Downside leader for some time"

Updated: October 27, 2022

Did you know that the U.S. stock market crashes of 1929, 1987 and the Hang Seng crash of 1997 all occurred during the moments of "autumn panic"? There is one other commonality between the three crashes, points out our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor Chris Carolan in his new video update.

Hong Kong Hang Seng: Falling Like a Knife

Updated: October 24, 2022

On Monday, the Hang Seng fell to new 13-year low. News reports blamed it on the shake-up at the Communist Party of China's 20th National Congress. But the Congress ended this past weekend -- does that mean that stocks are done falling, too? Hear the answer our Asian-Pacific analyst Mark Galasiewski offers in this new video.

A Simple Trick Successful Traders Use: "Just Wait"

Updated: October 21, 2022

Huh? "Just wait"? But the market will run away, and you'll miss your chance! That's "faulty thinking" that keeps many traders from becoming consistently successful, explains our Trader's Classroom instructor Jeffrey Kennedy in this clip as he walks you through charts of Costco (COST).

The Biggest Issues Facing Europe Are...

Updated: October 20, 2022

There are lots of problems for European investors to worry about right now. But if there was one in particular that 'kept you up at night, what would it be?' Watch our Head of Global Strategy, Murray Gunn, answer this question in this new interview.

PTPC: Horror Movies and Horror Markets

Updated: October 20, 2022

From Dracula to Rosemary's Baby to The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and beyond, see how the negative social mood behind bear markets has whetted the public's appetite for fright-filled films. Plus, Matt and Robert take a walk down memory lane to show you the first time socionomics reached a national audience.

Across the Pond, High Street Stocks Present Big Opportunities

Updated: October 19, 2022

The share price of Next plc peaked on August 4, then tanked 37% to a 2-year low by October 13. See the pattern we showed subscribers, which anticipated the turn beforehand.

Here’s Why This Bear Market is a “Global Story”

Updated: October 18, 2022

Financial market liquidity is contracting and this likely portends a financial "crash" that may be global in scope. Are you prepared? Here's how to get insights into how we got here, what's next and how to prepare.

Indian Stocks: Will Sensex Crack 100,000?

Updated: October 17, 2022

Indian stocks have done better than many other global markets lately. That fits our Elliott wave forecast first made back in 2008. But does the Sensex have what it takes to overpower global turmoil and keep rising? Watch our Global Market Perspective contributor Mark Galasiewski touch on that as he walks you through a long-term Sensex chart.

S&P 500: “Historic” Reversal Was Not a Surprise

Updated: October 14, 2022

A classic Elliott wave pattern helped Elliott Wave International subscribers to prepare for the big price swing in the S&P 500 index on Oct. 13. See the charts for yourself.

Here’s What Happened with 87% of U.S. IPOs from 2021

Updated: October 13, 2022

Waves of optimism and pessimism drive the trend of the stock market. Here are two indications of which wave is now crashing down.

The "Home Price Peak" … and "Air-Pocket Decline" After?

Updated: October 11, 2022

An air-pocket has opened in the housing market, specifically in the Homebuilders Market Index: See where it was a year ago, and then what followed.

U.S. Stocks: Wave “Pattern Completed at 4 Degrees of Trend”

Updated: October 5, 2022

"Things will change over the course of the next few years," says our Financial Forecast co-editor Pete Kendall in this new interview. Hear it for yourself.

MSCI Taiwan, KOSPI: Looking at U.S. Dollar to Understand Stock Trends

Updated: October 4, 2022

The Asian-Pacific stock markets have been showing a clear correlation with the trend in the U.S. dollar. Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor Chris Carolan explain why right now, it's a "very dangerous" moment for the regional stocks.

Yes, Elliott Waves Work with Individual Stocks – Here’s How

Updated: October 4, 2022

It's known that the Elliott wave model is useful in analyzing widely traded global stock indexes. Yet, how about individual stocks? Let's explore that topic.

Highlights: Our New European Financial Forecast

Updated: October 4, 2022

Investors are coming back to the beaten-down sectors that they think are hitting a bottom. Watch our monthly European Financial Forecast editor Brian Whitmer touch on these and several other highlights from the new, October issue.

Why Most Investors Are “Doomed” to Miss Major Market Turns

Updated: September 29, 2022

Most investors employ no method for anticipating market turns. Instead, they often linearly extrapolate trends into the future. Here's how this can backfire in a big way -- in a single day!

A Public Service Announcement from EWI

Updated: September 27, 2022

In just 1:34, Chief Market Analyst Steven Hochberg explains one of the biggest mistakes you can make in a bear market.

German DAX: Using Golden Ratio (.618) to See What’s Next

Updated: September 23, 2022

When an Elliott wave pattern develops, internal waves often relate to one another by a Fibonacci .618 ratio, a.k.a. the Golden Ratio. Watch our Head of Global Research apply this idea to the current wave picture in the German DAX stock index to project the next move.

Why & When: Fractal Extrapolation Leads, Linear Extrapolation Misleads

Updated: September 21, 2022

Most Wall Street analysts review data from the recent past and "predict" that the trend will continue. Put even more simply, they forecast yesterday into tomorrow. See exactly how they do so, and what the "better way" really is.

Will Bitcoin Go the Way of the NASDAQ?

Updated: September 21, 2022

A positive correlation has been showing up between many risk-assets. Get insights into this stock market index and Bitcoin.

Bear Market Rallies: Here’s a Key Insight

Updated: September 20, 2022

This chart shows five examples of a notable trait of bear market rallies. No wonder why these rallies can fool investors into believing the old bull is back.

S&P 500: 5 Rallies... and 5 Red Arrows

Updated: September 16, 2022

"Buy the dip" had been the name of the game in stocks for over a decade -- until this year. See this eye-opener of a chart to understand the treachery of bear markets.

Why You Should Be Leery of the 60 / 40 Portfolio

Updated: September 15, 2022

Investors with the traditional 60% stocks / 40% bonds portfolio have been disappointed in 2022. Instead of providing a financial "cushion," bonds have tumbled right along with equities. Review these timely warnings.

Here's the Hardest Part of a Bear Market

Updated: September 14, 2022

Bear market rallies often end suddenly. What follows seems downright perverse to most investors, in the sense that the market is "opposing what is ... reasonable." Now see what our subscribers see about bear market rallies.

Market Trek: Real Estate Investors, This One's for You

Updated: September 13, 2022

Real estate is a "can't miss" investment in the eyes of many people. In this video, our Market Trek host Brian Whitmer shows you 3 charts that shake the foundation of this assumption, at least at this market juncture. (Brian's destination today is Baku, Azerbaijan.)

Peloton Stock: “Below $10 a share” - We Dared to Say It, and Here We Are!

Updated: September 9, 2022

In May 2021 we forecast a deep decline for Peloton - now see what followed (hint: down 90 percent) ...

U.S. Stocks: Yes, It’s That Time of Year

Updated: September 8, 2022

It's a good idea to be aware of the stock market's seasonal tendencies, especially when they align with key indicators. For example, these deep-pocketed traders have taken "their largest position in a year and a half." Get the details.

Highlights: Our New European Financial Forecast

Updated: September 8, 2022

Watch our monthly European Financial Forecast editor Brian Whitmer give you three highlights from the new, September issue in this video.

Looking at Emerging Markets and Raw Materials ETFs

Updated: September 8, 2022

The iShares Global Markets ETF and Vanguard FTSE Emerging Market ETF have both been down for over a year. There is something else to know about these two markets, saying our Global Market Perspective contributor Mark Galasiewski in this video.

Opendoor, Inc. (OPEN): See Its “Double Skyscraper” Pattern

Updated: September 8, 2022

Skyscrapers and the stock market have a curious relationship. Even more curiously, you can also trace "skyscraper" shapes in charts of individual stocks. Watch our Financial Forecast co-editor show you just that in Opendoor, "market leader in automated house flipping" (down 89%) as well as U.S. New & Existing Home Sales data.

How Do You Know a Market Low is in Place? These Signs Are as Strong as "Steel"

Updated: September 1, 2022

In late June, venerable Big Board listee U.S. Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) circled the drain of a one-plus year low. That's when we saw several telltale Elliott wave signs of a meaningful low in place. Find out what happened next.

Here’s a Potential Signal for What May Be Next for U.S. Stocks

Updated: September 1, 2022

More than half of investors plan to buy more stocks by the end of the year, according to a recent poll. Should this be considered a bullish sign? Here are some insights.

S&P 500: Recovery to Relapse -- Why This Elliott Line in the Sand Mattered

Updated: September 1, 2022

In June the S&P 500 began an strong rally: by mid-August many investors thought the bull was back. Now see the huge difference intraday charts & analysis can make, via our mid-August S&P forecasts delivered to Intraday Pro Service subscribers.

Myths and Perceptions vs. Realities: Who Got the Stock Market Right?

Updated: August 31, 2022

The notion that the Fed drives markets is the most widely-held of all financial myths. Tired of myths? See the forecast we delivered to subscribers before the mid-August peak.

Was It Really the Fed That Sent Stock Prices Tumbling?

Updated: August 30, 2022

The financial media habitually looks to news developments to find a so-called "reason" for a given day's market action. But how can the same "cause" be bullish one day but bearish on another?

S&P 500: Does This Look Bullish to You?

Updated: August 29, 2022

A recent Wall Street Journal chart showed that 90% of S&P 500 stocks were, at the time, trading above their 50-day moving average. That was a bullish sign, right? After all, the mainstream tells us all the time that the trend is your friend. But this excerpt from our recent Short Term Update would have made you think twice.

Beware of This Deceptive Bear-Market Trait

Updated: August 25, 2022

Second waves can be shallow, moderate or deep. Some have retraced up to 99% of wave 1. Also, during a bear market, here's another factor to keep in mind about second waves.

Elliott Wave Triangle: Classic Setup, Classic Outcome

Updated: August 25, 2022

You've seen those moments on a chart when the price first swings wide, then less so, then even less... until -- boom! -- the market explodes higher or lower. Watch our European Short Term Update editor Murray Gunn show you how to spot an Elliott wave triangle on a chart using the DJ Greece Stock Index.

Why You Should Expect a Pickup in Stock-Market Volatility

Updated: August 23, 2022

Surges in stock market volatility nearly always seem to surprise most investors. The reason why is the complacency which develops during times of the low volatility which often precedes a surge. Learn why wild stock-market moves may be just around the corner.

U.S., Europe, Asia, Dollar: 4 Market Charts You Won't See Anywhere Else

Updated: August 22, 2022

After 30 years, our Global Market Perspective remains one of our most popular monthly publications. Enjoy 4 short excerpts from the new, August issue: our quick take on markets in the U.S., Europe and Asia, plus a look at the U.S. Dollar.

The Power of "Wave Three" in Elliott Patterns: Then Sheds Light on Now

Updated: August 22, 2022

Elliott Waves are visual: they're easy to show instead of just tell. Watch two real-time examples -- one bullish, the other bearish -- of powerful third waves, plus the relevance to right now.

Monkeypox: Bullish or Bearish Sign for Stocks?

Updated: August 19, 2022

When you plot epidemics on a stock market chart, a curious pattern emerges. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor, Mark Galasiewski, show you what it is and hint at what the latest "public health emergency" could imply for the stock market from here.

We’re Watching 33+ Potential Third Waves Right Now: Here’s Why

Updated: August 17, 2022

The third wave in a five-wave Elliott wave pattern is usually the most powerful wave. Review these two examples.

CLSK and PIPR: Simple Questions, Opportunity Revealed

Updated: August 16, 2022

Two stock forecasts - one bullish, one bearish, both unfolded as forecast according to the Elliott Wave pattern. See them for yourself.

The Final Act BEFORE a Housing Bubble Bursts

Updated: August 11, 2022

"The aggregate value of housing is far greater than that of the stock market," hence, a big decline in housing prices could have major repercussions for the economy in the U.S. and other parts of the globe. Here are some insights.

Trend Indicators: Is One Enough? Are Two Too Many?

Updated: August 8, 2022

You have a choice of hundreds of technical market indicators. While choosing the right one (or ones) may seem impossible, there IS a way to do it -- without overdoing it. Watch our Trader's Classroom instructor Jeffrey Kennedy walk you through charts of TWTR, LMT and CABO to show how he combines Elliott waves with RSI/Stochastic and Japanese Candlesticks for a nicely rounded market view.

Severe Bear Market: Will You Be Among the Prepared 1.5%?

Updated: August 5, 2022

Financial history shows that many investors hold onto stocks during an entire bear market. How does this relate to 2022? Here are some insights.

"One day, EU will refuse to subsidize weaker EU economies"

Updated: August 5, 2022

What if investors refuse to buy certain bonds? The ECB has the answer! But what if the ECB's bond schemes are doing more harm than good, as seems to be the case with Germany? Watch our European Financial Forecast editor touch on these topics and investor pessimism as he gives you a preview of the new, August issue.

Elliott Waves: Your “Rhyme & Reason” to Mainstream Market Opinions

Updated: August 3, 2022

R.N. Elliott's stock market observations fell together "into a general set of principles"

Beyond Meat (BYND) Stock Gets Slaughtered! Did You See the Axe of Opportunity Falling?

Updated: August 1, 2022

Celebrity endorsements and bullish optimism led investors to believe the “Meatless Meat Boom is Just Getting Started.” Now see the forecast that anticipated the 85% decline in BYND.

PTPC: Last Call -- See Inside Robert Prechter's New Book

Updated: July 29, 2022

If you've found yourself reading the financial headlines and asking, "How did we get here? And where are we going next?" then Robert Prechter's latest book is for you. In a taut 118 pages, Last Call presents Prechter's real-time analysis from The Elliott Wave Theorist during the Dow's 20,000-point blastoff from 2016-2022. See charts from the book and learn more about Prechter's perspective in this episode of Pop Trends Price Culture.

Junk Bonds’ “Warning Sign”: A Day Late, A Dollar Short

Updated: July 28, 2022

Mid-last year, the hunt for returns sparked a mass migration into high-yield -- or junk -- bonds. "Junk is on Fire!" exclaimed Wall Street. But from our point of view, that speculative spark was about to catch wind and take the market down in flames. What happened next speaks for itself.

Will the S&P 500 Index Go the Way of Meme Stocks?

Updated: July 28, 2022

A lot of amateur investors got caught up in the meme stock craze more than a year ago. Here's an update on what's happened with meme stocks since.

Stocks: "You Are Here"

Updated: July 26, 2022

Robert Prechter just released a chart that shows exactly how the stock market will likely unfold from here in his Elliott Wave Theorist Interim Bulletin. It's sticking to one EW pattern perfectly. See the chart now.

Watch: A Simple Trick to Simplify Your Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: July 25, 2022

Anything can be made complicated but counting Elliott waves doesn't have to be. Step 1: Below the video, download the blank Alcoa (AA) and Seattle Genetics (SGEN) charts and label them. Step 2: Check your work as you watch our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy show you a "simple trick" to add more confidence to your wave counting.

Energy Transfer (ET): Who Controls the “Horse” Of Opportunity? The Right Answer is, YOU

Updated: July 21, 2022

Our January 4 Trader’s Classroom told subscribers that a correction was over and a turn higher was unfolding. See the chart and forecast for yourself.

5X Gain … or Pain? Here’s What Happened with This Exchange-Traded Product

Updated: July 19, 2022

Investors today have a dizzying number of investment vehicles from which to choose. The very introduction of these vehicles speaks to the "Great Mania," which is destined to dramatically reverse. These two charts show that the "Great Reversal" is already underway.

AMZN, AAPL, NVDA, ZM: Here’s What They All Have in Common

Updated: July 12, 2022

"They're all tech stocks!" -- true, but there's more. At key market junctures, some stocks diverge from the overall market. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor Mark Galasiewski show you charts going back to 2000, 2009 and 2020 to explain something else that these tech giants share.

Pot Stocks, Bonds + U.S., Europe and Asia: See What the Waves Show

Updated: July 7, 2022

Today, after 30 years in print, we still think our monthly Global Market Perspective is the most important publication a globally minded investor can read. Read these 5 short excerpts from the new, July issue and see for yourself.

Ah, Snap! Here’s What Snap Inc.’s Action is Likely Signaling

Updated: July 7, 2022

Watch the price action of social media stocks for a high-confidence clue about what's ahead for the broader market. Let's hone in on one such stock and the phrase "air-pocket."

FTSE-100 vs. Commodities: What’s the Trend?

Updated: July 6, 2022

The British FTSE-100 has shown relative outperformance this year, largely because the stocks inside the index are tied to commodities. Watch our Head of Global Strategy show you how to use Elliott waves to spot and forecast the trend in both markets going forward.

AMC’s Selloff to One-Year Low: Arrival of an Opportunity

Updated: July 5, 2022

When AMC rallied big into late March, headlines about the stock were bullish. Now see the simple, powerful forecast that instead anticipated AMC's near-70 percent decline.

Japanese Yen vs. Nikkei 225: Watch the Dance

Updated: July 5, 2022

The Japanese yen recently fell to a 20-year low against the U.S. dollar, but now there is a reason to expect a reversal ahead. Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor explain the implication for the Nikkei 225 -- plus, give you an update on the MCSI Taiwan stock index (which, besides currency risks, also faces geopolitical pressures).

European Stocks: 15 Indicators Are Suggesting a Low

Updated: July 1, 2022

Six months of relentless sell-off (on top of war... on top of rising interest rates...) will make a skeptic out of any investor. Yet, every bear market has its rallies. Watch our European Financial Forecast editor give you a preview of the new, July issue -- and explain what he's watching for the signs of a bottom.

Asian-Pacific Stocks: Don't Fall for the Siren Song of Bearish Headlines

Updated: July 1, 2022

When you read the financial headlines these days, it looks like the end of the world. That's the kind of moment when the value of Elliott wave analysis becomes especially clear. Watch our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor give you a preview of the new, July issue as he hints that today's bearish headlines might just be a siren song.

Netflix: Way More Room to Drop

Updated: June 29, 2022

The stock price of Netflix is down a lot and many investors believe the worst of the punishment is over. Yet, when you look at this chart of NFLX's price history, you may reach an independent conclusion.

China Real Estate Leads Down: Does the U.S. Follow?

Updated: June 29, 2022

We began to cover China's coming real estate debacle as early as July 2017: Now see the chart & forecast, and if U.S. real estate may follow.

Why Large Speculators Are Often Wrong at Price Turns

Updated: June 28, 2022

Many stock market observers believe the investment "crowd" is comprised of novices and Main Street investors. However, even brilliant hedge fund managers exhibit crowd behavior. Let's take a close look.

Defining the "Line in the Sand" of Opportunity -- In Focus, Block Inc.

Updated: June 24, 2022

A few months ago many analysts pointed UP for Block, after the company bounced from February lows. Yet the rally was short-lived: Now see the forecast that anticipated the downtrend.

Here’s Why New IPOs Will Likely Dwindle to Near Zero

Updated: June 23, 2022

2021 was a record high year for the number of initial public offers. Now, the IPO is withering. Let's put this occurrence into historical context.

Technical Analysis: Why You Should Expect a Popularity Surge

Updated: June 22, 2022

"Fundamental" analysis, which is based on factors external to the market such as earnings, the Fed, politics and even war has been popular for years. Learn why technical analysis will likely return to favor.

Safety: That's the Name of the Game

Updated: June 17, 2022

"We've never lived through a Grand Supercycle bear market before" says Chief Market Analyst Steven Hochberg. Watch as he explains what to expect from "the biggest bear market in our lifetime" -- and how to financially survive it -- in this in-depth, fast-moving 13-minute interview.

Tech Stocks and the Dot-com "Echo"

Updated: June 14, 2022

History may not repeat but it often rhymes. Learn how this applies to the stock market's technology sector. Here are "four early casualties of the tech reckoning."

U.S. Stock Indexes: A Forecast From 40 Years Ago Arrives in 2022

Updated: June 14, 2022

The S&P 500 fell just below the -20% bear market level: It's tempting to think "wow, big decline, maybe this is a lasting low." But now look at a longer-term perspective, namely a forecast from 40 years ago that looks to be unfolding in 2022.

In Real Time: See Why & How Elliott Trend Channels Work

Updated: June 14, 2022

Economist and EWI analysis Murray Gunn shows the Elliott Wave channeling technique that anticipated the end of a decade-plus uptrend in Ashtead Group -- see it for yourself.

Nike Stock: Swoosh Go the Gains and In Come the Pains

Updated: June 9, 2022

Nike’s grim 2022 is not what most analysts expected as recently as December 2021: NKE was near a new high and they saw a bullish blue sky ahead. Now see a forecast that got it right.

The Dow Industrials’ Big 8-Wave Cycle is Incomplete

Updated: June 9, 2022

One complete stock market cycle consists of eight waves, whether that cycle takes weeks, months, years, decades or even centuries to complete. Now is the time to prepare for the completion of a cycle that began before George Washington was born.

Economic “Hurricane”: Here’s a Take on a Bank CEO’s Warning

Updated: June 7, 2022

The top executive of the biggest bank in the U.S. is sounding an alarm about the economy. The cited reasons are the war in Ukraine and the Fed. Here's a perspective on both.

Global Stocks, Bonds and Bitcoin: See What the Waves Show

Updated: June 3, 2022

Today, after 30 years in print, we still think our Global Market Perspective is the most important publication a globally concerned investor (and human) can read every month. Read these 5 short excerpts from the new, June issue --  and decide for yourself.

What to Make of the Stock Market’s Bounce

Updated: June 1, 2022

Countertrend price moves in financial markets often fool investors. Lessons can be learned from reviewing history. Take a look at these three side-by-side charts.

Asian-Pacific Stocks: Just How Much More of This “Struggle”?

Updated: May 31, 2022

While some individual AP markets have done extremely well over the past couple of decades, when you look across the whole region through the MSCI Index lens, it's clear that overall, the region has struggled. Watch our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor show you two key charts as he gives you a preview of the new, June issue.

Global Markets: “Flash Crashes” and “Air Pockets” Everywhere

Updated: May 31, 2022

A curious picture emerges when you plot European stocks, bonds, EUR/USD and cryptos on the same chart. Watch our Global Market Strategist show you the side-by-side comparison and explain the implications.

Chinese Stocks: What Will the Summer Bring?

Updated: May 27, 2022

The Shanghai Composite fell sharply this year. What's next? Skip the "fundamentals" talk -- watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor give you a confident answer using Elliott waves and a couple of simple other technical indicators.

Why the Timing of the Next Economic Slump May Surprise – Big Time

Updated: May 25, 2022

Most professional observers of the economy were caught off guard at the onset of the two biggest economic setbacks of the past 100 years. Will professionals (and the public) be surprised again? Look at this diagram of the single most important "economic indicator."

Stocks: Is the Really Scary Part Just Ahead?

Updated: May 24, 2022

Many investors remain unshaken even after big daily market selloffs. They are still looking for bargains. This is the likely juncture at which real panic will set in. Prepare now.

Hochberg: Stocks Are Repricing a Fantasy

Updated: May 20, 2022

A recent CNBC headline said: "Traders search for answers as relentless selling seems reality-detached." But from an Elliott wave perspective, markets are never rooted in reality to begin with. Investor psychology is an irrational driver of trends; that's why we have bubbles and "flash crashes." In this new interview, Chief Market Analyst Steven Hochberg touches on that and more, to give you an idea of whether or not we are out of the woods yet.

Why the Stock Market Fools Investors

Updated: May 19, 2022

A recent headline says that the stock market "looks to be detached from reality." In other words, the selloff doesn't make sense. Newsflash: "Markets fail to make sense... all the time." Here are some insights.

Positive Ratings, Scores, and Outlook Yet this Stock Turned... Down?

Updated: May 18, 2022

If a stock's price trend should reflect its fundamentals, PNC shares should have gone higher -- now see the forecast that got it right.

Bitten by FANG? Clocked by Cryptos? -- 'Air Pockets' Everywhere

Updated: May 16, 2022

Down more than 25%, the NASDAQ is "officially" in bear-market territory. "Big whoop" as they used to say -- some of the hi-tech darlings have already been cut in half and then some. Bet the folks down 50% or more in their so-called investments are glad to hear they're "official." And now Bitcoin, the King of Cryptos, has hit an "air pocket" of its own and fallen below $30,000. Wonder if that's officially a bear market, too? This excerpt from our new, May Financial Forecast explains how it all fits together.

Do "Flash Crashes" Really Come Out of the Blue?

Updated: May 13, 2022

"Black swans" or "flash crashes" are sudden market moves that shock just about everyone. However, when you watch market price patterns, you can often anticipate a sharp move ahead, in both directions. Watch our European Financial Forecast Service editor explain what to look for. (DJ Norway Stock Index in focus.)

U.S. Stock Indexes: How We Forecast 2022 So Far

Updated: May 13, 2022

The 3-time per week Short Term Update has kept subscribers a step ahead of the relevant trends and turns in U.S. stock indexes. See the chart and forecasts for yourself, right now.

Candlesticks + Elliott Waves: A Powerful Combo

Updated: May 10, 2022

Every trader wants to know when a trend might end and prices might reverse. You get some interesting results when you combine Japanese Candlesticks with Elliott waves -- watch our Trader's Classroom editor show you how to do that. (In focus: Square Inc., SQ.)

Adobe Inc. Stock Plunges to 2-Year Low: Seeing Is Believing

Updated: May 10, 2022

As Adobe's share price hit an all-time high last November, the financial media said "expect more." Now see for yourself the contrary forecast that anticipated Adobe's 45 percent decline.

Stock Markets: “What Happens When the Dip Keeps Dipping?”

Updated: May 10, 2022

Millionaire investors recently revealed what they would do if the stock market continued to decline. Find out what they said -- plus, look at two graphs to help you decide if their planned strategy is sound.

Hang Seng: Will Record-Low Valuation Spark a Rally?

Updated: May 4, 2022

A market-to-book, or price-to-book, ratio compares a company's market capitalization to its book value. Historically, in the Hang Seng index, whenever the P/B ratio would fall to parity, a rally would start. But now we're seeing something that hasn't happened in at least 25 years. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor explain.

Peek Inside the May Financial Forecast

Updated: May 4, 2022

Watch as Financial Forecast co-editor Peter Kendall introduces you to a key theme from the latest issue of EWI's flagship publication.

Why Most Equity Mutual Funds Are (Again) Ill-Prepared for a Bear Market

Updated: May 3, 2022

It's widely known that the investment "crowd" is usually on the wrong side of the stock market at major turns. What may be lesser known is that professional money managers are just as much a part of the "crowd" as other investors. Here's the evidence.

Trouble in the Magic Kingdom

Updated: May 3, 2022

It's no secret that Disney has caught a slew of bad press lately. But why? Just about everyone looks to politics for an explanation, yet there's much more to the story. See a unique take on the House of Mouse's misfortunes in this video from the May 2022 issue of EWI's Global Market Perspective.

Stocks: What to Make of the “Overhanging Optimism”

Updated: April 29, 2022

The behavior of investors in one market cycle tends to roughly repeat during the next market cycle. With that in mind, one group of investors is exhibiting actions which are "consistent" with the market top years of 2000 and 2007. Here are the details.

When the Bull Stares You Right in the Face, Will You Recognize It? Ex: Walmart

Updated: April 28, 2022

When on Feb. 10 the Consumer Price Report showed US inflation at a 40-year high, retail traders braced for impact. But instead of falling, shares of retail behemoth Walmart rose and rallied to all-time highs on April 20. Turns out, the WMT bull was staring traders in the face all along... just not from the mirror of fundamentals.

NASDAQ: Is This a “Duck-and-Cover” Moment?

Updated: April 27, 2022

This was not supposed to happen. Not in April. "Stocks don't sell off this hard in April!" And yet, here we are. Now see what Elliott waves show next -- and plan accordingly.

“Why Is the Stock Market Falling?” – (Not Because of <em>These</em> Reasons)

Updated: April 26, 2022

The financial press almost always provides a "reason" for a given day's market action. That reason is generally related to what's in the news. But do events determine the market's price trend? Take a look at these two charts.

Netflix (NFLX): See How Candlesticks Foresaw the Sell-Off

Updated: April 25, 2022

You've heard of Netflix's misfortunes -- and, no doubt, you also know all the "fundamental" reasons why the stock is down more than 50%. But see this chart by our Head of Global Research that puts a different spin on the sell-off.

Update on Russia's Financial Catastrophe

Updated: April 21, 2022

State media controls ended reliable reporting from inside Russia. Yet an important exception is the real time, Russia-related data that still comes from financial markets. See it for yourself.

London Stock Exchange … Stock: Predicting the Collapse of a “Parabolic Rise”

Updated: April 19, 2022

Sometimes, the upward trajectory of a stock's price seems to defy gravity. Learn how our Global Market Perspective called attention to one such stock and what followed.

This Usually Spells Trouble for the Stock Market (It’s Happening Now)

Updated: April 13, 2022

You've probably noticed that the various stock market indexes usually trend together. However, there are times when indexes behave differently from one another. Learn what this usually signals and how it applies to the current market environment.

Around the World's Risks & Opportunities with Elliott Waves (in 28 Minutes)

Updated: April 13, 2022

U.S., China, Russia, Bitcoin, bonds, commodities... The global economy is changing fast, so take half-an-hour right now to view the landscape from 30,000 feet and see risks and opportunities ahead with our Head of Global Research. You get more than just a look at Elliott wave patterns -- you'll see how it all fits together in this moment in history. (Recorded on March 24, 2022, for Money Show Virtual Expo.)

What a Brutal Bear Market Brings Besides Crashing Stock Prices

Updated: April 12, 2022

Yes, it's important to take the necessary steps to protect one's portfolio before the start of a bear market. Yet, there's much more to a bear market than plummeting financial prices. Here are some key insights.

Britain's Marks and Spencer: 5 Waves Up Marked the Spot

Updated: April 8, 2022

Markets progress in a basic pattern of 5 Elliott waves in the direction of the main trend and 3 waves against it. So, spotting the end of a wave 5 is key information. But how? Watch our European Short Term Update show you how he applied Elliott waves to a chart of Marks & Spencer plc during the stock's recent rally -- and the subsequent 46% sell-off.

Flash Service Forecast: See What We Said Before Netflix's 54 Percent Plunge

Updated: April 8, 2022

The 4-month plunge in NFLX raises a simple question: Could a trader have anticipated the downturn? See for yourself why reply say "Yes."

Germany’s DAX: What You Can Learn from the 2007 Top

Updated: March 24, 2022

There are many stock market indicators -- some more popular than others. Here's one that may be overlooked by many investors, yet it provided a big clue to the DAX's approaching 2007 top. Learn why this indicator is currently relevant.

How the “Great Resignation” Ties in with a Financial Peak

Updated: March 22, 2022

A lot of young adults quit their jobs during the past year in what has been termed the "Great Resignation." Get insights into how this ties in with the stock market, plus get an update on how many of those who walked away from their jobs feel now.

Shanghai Composite, Hang Seng: Waves Are Leading the Way

Updated: March 21, 2022

Looking back, it's always easy to "explain" why the markets fell or rose due to some news, event, government intervention, and etc. But what about before those things? Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor give you a bold answer looking at Singaporean stocks.

Are Rising Oil Prices Sending Stocks into a Downtrend?

Updated: March 17, 2022

Many market observers believe oil shocks have a big influence on the direction of the stock market. However, if these observers would examine the evidence, here is what they'd find.

"How Much Do Investors Love Stocks?" See Our Answer

Updated: March 14, 2022

The question in the headline may seem odd since the S&P 500 is down in 2022. But now see what we see -- and the answer will become clear.

S&P 500 E-minis: Large Specs vs. Commercials, And Who Tends to Be Right

Updated: March 14, 2022

It's a myth that in bear markets there are more sellers than buyers; sellers are simply more committed. So, looking at the two large groups of investors -- Commercials and Large Speculators -- who appears to be more committed to the downside right now? Our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor explains -- and outlines the implications.

European Stocks Are Down, But Don't Rush to Blame the War

Updated: March 11, 2022

Real market forecasting attempts to predict the next move before the news, even without any news. Watch our Head of Global Strategy walk you through the chart of Germany's DAX index to show how Elliott waves were ahead of the recent sell-off -- and before the Russia-Ukraine war.

Russia vs. Ukraine: How to Predict an Invasion Using the Stock Market

Updated: March 9, 2022

Russia's invasion of Ukraine is just the latest chapter in the country's military resurgence during its 14-year bear market. Discover how EWI analysts used Russia's primary stock index to foresee not only the recent incursion but also Russia's invasions of Georgia in 2008 and Crimea in 2014 in this review of real-time commentary from the past 15 years.

Our New <em>European Financial Forecast</em>: Sneak Preview

Updated: March 8, 2022

You hear a lot about NATO in the news lately. Watch our European analyst Brian Whitmer touch on how NATO's strength correlates with social mood and how the alliance might fare in a bear market -- and tell you what else he covers in the new, March European Financial Forecast in this preview short video.

Did "Russia Invades Ukraine" Cause Markets to Trend? See Our Answer for Yourself

Updated: March 4, 2022

Here's the one constant in financial news: the bigger any news story is, the more likely you are to see headlines trying to link that bigger news story to financial markets.

“Shooting Stars” of the Stock Market: “Don’t Be Fooled by This”

Updated: March 3, 2022

The meme stock revolution has shown that what goes up can go way down -- very rapidly. Here's a prime example.

How Will Russia-Ukraine War Impact the Stock Market?

Updated: March 2, 2022

We answer that question differently than anyone else. For a historical perspective, see the stock market's surprising price action surrounding four major wars. These four charts lead to a conclusion that upends conventional wisdom and reveals the value of using war to anticipate the market's moves.

Is War Negative for the Stock Market?

Updated: March 1, 2022

Many stock-market observers attribute price action to news or events. But, have you noticed that prices sometimes go up on bad news and plummet on good news? Here's the real driver of the stock market's price movements.

Asian-Pacific Stocks: Higher or Lower?

Updated: February 25, 2022

The question in the headline is on the minds of millions of investors right now -- maybe yours, too. Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor give you a fast, clear answer using basic Elliott wave analysis.

When Russia's Stock Market Tanks, Its Tanks Rumble

Updated: February 25, 2022

When a war breaks out, financial commentators often ask, "What does the war mean for the trend of the stock market?" But no one asks ahead of time, "What does the trend of the stock market mean for the prospects of war?"

Stocks: Why This “Trend Following” Indicator is Worth Watching

Updated: February 23, 2022

When the messages of a time-tested indicator and the Elliott wave model align, you have a powerful basis for a high-confidence forecast. Learn about the message of an indicator that involves the "big money" on Wall Street.

This Suggests That Stock Prices Are Headed Even Lower

Updated: February 17, 2022

Most everyone knows that the stock market has its uptrends and its downtrends. When the next serious downtrend unfolds, be aware of this key observation regarding the bear-market low in prices.

Here’s What Message Junk Bonds Are Sending for Stocks

Updated: February 15, 2022

This year, BB-rated bonds, or "junk," had their worst January ever. As you know, this January wasn't kind to stocks, either -- except, junk bonds topped well before the DJIA did. We've seen this before. Watch our Global Markets Strategist show you what this relationship says about the next likely move in both markets.

Why the “60 / 40 Balance” May Be Hazardous to Your Portfolio

Updated: February 14, 2022

Many investors believe that bonds can help protect their portfolios from stock market risk. However, bonds can go into bear markets too, and at the same time as stocks. These two charts are instructive.

This Chart Pattern Can Lead to HUGE Market Moves

Updated: February 11, 2022

This Elliott wave pattern is a favorite among traders: the Triangle. Once you're able to spot this pattern in your price charts, you can expect a big move to follow. Watch our Senior Trading Instructor, Jeffrey Kennedy, show you how to catch and ride triangles.

Europe: “Major stock indexes are alone”

Updated: February 10, 2022

While the most speculative shares topped weeks or months ago, the major stock indexes are holding up. Which group will have to "catch up"? Our European Financial Forecast editor answers this question, touches the credit markets, and explains why asking, "How will stocks react if Russian invades Ukraine?" is precisely backwards.

Top 10 Performing Markets This January? Emerging Markets!

Updated: February 10, 2022

This January, of the 92 global equity markets tracked by Bloomberg, 10 top performers were emerging or "frontier" markets. What does that mean for the sector for the rest of 2022? Our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor explains.

Peloton's Year-Long, 80% Crash Was the "Widow-Maker" Trade of 2021... Or Was it?

Updated: February 9, 2022

Peloton's huge decline in 2021 was NOT the script on Wall Street or in the financial media. Yet, it was foreseeable with Elliott wave analysis. See how...

Russia vs. Ukraine: See One Indicator That Predicted the Invasion a Month in Advance

Updated: February 8, 2022

When you plot the history of wars on a stock market chart, it becomes clear that wars tend to break out "in the midst of or shortly after a bear market." With that in mind, look at the Elliott wave picture in Russia's RTS Index.

How This Indicator Offered a Clue About the Stock Market’s Next Move

Updated: February 7, 2022

Pay close attention when key indicators and the Elliott wave model send the same message. This chart and commentary provide a case-in-point.

Peloton Stock Goes Bonk! For Traders, It's Ride or Die Time

Updated: January 31, 2022

In January 2021, Peloton was the star of Wall Street with stocks up 440% to record highs. Flash forward and PTON has crashed and burned 85% to all-time lows. To see the freefall coming, you needed one thing: an Elliott wave seat outside the bullish herd.

Potential Implications of This January Top Are HUGE

Updated: January 27, 2022

When you look at 100+ years of the stock market history, our current juncture comes into a different -- and eye-opening -- Elliott wave perspective. Watch our Global Market Strategist explain the implications.

Here’s a “Striking Symptom” of Major Bull Market Peaks

Updated: January 27, 2022

The stock market often behaves contrary to what observers might expect. Get insights into "bubbles" and learn about a phenomenon which occurs at major market peaks.

EuroSTOXX 600: Revisiting a Recent Forecast -- And Looking Ahead

Updated: January 27, 2022

On January 5, our European Short Term Update showed subscribers an Elliott wave contracting triangle pattern and said, "We're on alert for a top." Take a look at what happened next -- and watch the editor Murray Gunn explain where European stocks may go from here.

"A Market Top for the Ages"

Updated: January 26, 2022

See the indicator that anticipated major stock market turns for 3-plus decades, plus how you can watch Robert Prechter's epic presentation from October 2021 -- use this code: DECTHE

M&As: Beware of This Major Sign of a Stock Market Top

Updated: January 25, 2022

A corporate activity that was prominent around the 2000 and 2007 stock market tops is happening -- again. Ironically, investors may view it as a bullish sign -- when it's just the opposite. Here are the details.

See the Chart That Shows What "Insane Valuations" Look Like

Updated: January 21, 2022

"You could say stocks are overvalued." That is Robert Prechter's absurdly understated-on-purpose comment about the valuation chart he just published. See it for yourself in Chart of the Day.

Stock Market Myth: Corporate Earnings Drive the Main Indexes

Updated: January 18, 2022

A prominent market observer expects higher stock prices in 2022 based on corporate earnings. However, do earnings determine the price direction of the main indexes? Financial history provides some insight.

EuroSTOXX 50: One Way to Label This Chart You May Not Have Considered

Updated: January 14, 2022

An Elliott wave contracting triangle is a price pattern that often forms in a corrective wave 4 position -- meaning, a big move in wave 5 comes next. However, a variation of the triangle called a "running triangle" offers additional possibilities. Watch our European Short Term Update editor walk you through a chart of the pan-European index of 50 stocks and explain the implications.

Stocks and Skyscrapers Here We Go Again

Updated: January 14, 2022

We're not the first ones to notice a curious correlation between the timing of record highs in the stock market and proposals for building new skyscrapers. Watch our Financial Forecast co-editor discuss the latest proposal for an "upside-down" skyscraper in New York City.

Myth: News and Events Drive Financial Markets

Updated: January 10, 2022

Financial commentators regularly try to connect the day's news with the stock market's action. It seems such a logical thing to do. But here's why investors who buy or sell based on the news might want to re-consider this approach.

Is There Something to the “January Indicator” – Or Not?

Updated: January 6, 2022

Should investors put a lot of stock in the "January Indicator" and the "Super Bowl Indicator"? Here are some insights -- also, see how another indicator signaled a top in a major sector.

"So What Does 5 Tell Us?”

Updated: January 5, 2022

As an Elliott wave trader, you can divide all price action into two categories: 5-wave impulses and 3-wave corrections. Simple? Yes -- and also effective when you need to determine the trend. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey Kennedy, walk you through a chart of Lululemon Athletica (LULU) to show you how he does it.

Stocks: What You Should Know About the Behavior of Retail Investors

Updated: January 4, 2022

Is there enough "firepower" to keep the stock market climbing in 2022? Let's review what was happening in 2007 -- just weeks before the top -- and compare that to more recent investor behavior.

This Stock Market Ratio Goes “Crazy” at 62X (Another is Even “Crazier”)

Updated: December 30, 2021

This measure of stock market sentiment has reached a level that "dwarfs anything in the past." Get the specifics as you review this revealing chart.

Leveraged Long ETFs: “Big” Is Getting Bigger

Updated: December 28, 2021

Stock market investors have been embracing risk with the use of leverage. Now, a new development amplifies risk even more. Now is the time to think independently.

The "Everything Peak" -- Highest Valuations Ever

Updated: December 23, 2021

Check out the indicator which shows more than a century of equity valuations via a combined measure of GDP, plus corporate sales, earnings, and book value.

Look Who’s Piling into U.S. Equities at a Record Pace (Big Warning Sign?)

Updated: December 20, 2021

There are scores of stock market indicators and here's one that should grab your full attention. An all-time record has just been set and financial history suggests that a big change is just ahead. Take a look at these two charts.

Germany’s DAX vs. Consumer Confidence: We’ve Seen This Before

Updated: December 17, 2021

Usually, consumer confidence follows the stock market. But sometimes, it leads -- like it did back at the historic 2007 stock market peak. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor show you what today's picture in German consumer sentiment suggests for the DAX and beyond.

Big Government Spending: Did It Really "Triumph"?

Updated: December 10, 2021

Dollar amounts in the trillions can make anyone's eyes glaze over. Yet what got our attention is how The Economist magazine went beyond the numbers to draw a larger conclusion -- that big government's big spending has "triumphed." Is that correct?

Stock Market Cliffhanger: 5 Historic Measures Point to One Direction

Updated: December 8, 2021

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Insights into a “Remarkable” NASDAQ Development

Updated: December 6, 2021

Successful stock market analysis involves far more than the closing figures for the main indexes. Learn how investors can benefit by "looking under the hood."

Here’s a Warning Sign for the Non-Fungible Token Marketplace

Updated: December 2, 2021

The November Elliott Wave Theorist mentions key financial markets and says "it is a unique era." One aspect of this "unique era" is the monetization of digital content. Here are some timely insights.

First Few Days of the Month Are Critical for Trend: See Why

Updated: December 1, 2021

It's one thing to know how to spot a high-confidence trades setup on a chart, but it's another thing to know when to look for it. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey Kennedy, walk you through a chart of Apple, Inc. (AAPL) to show you how he does it.

The Dow Tanks the Day After Thanksgiving: Now What?

Updated: November 30, 2021

So, where's the "correlation" between Covid variants and market declines? What caused the stock market's Black Friday Freefall? Those are excellent questions: Chart of the Day has answers.

How the Thanksgiving Week Sell-Off Was Predicted

Updated: November 29, 2021

Stock market trading during the holiday season tends to be relatively subdued. However, as the dramatic price action on Nov. 26 showed, investors cannot count on "seasonal tendencies." Learn how Elliott Wave International's subscribers were prepared for the market's big downside move.

Junk Bonds Are Sending a Signal to Stock Investors

Updated: November 24, 2021

Financial history teaches many lessons. Let's look at a notable "divergence" which occurred before the historic 2007 stock market top. Learn why this divergence served as an early-warning sign for stocks so you can apply the lesson currently and in the future.

Costco Rally: The Forecast That Anticipated The 17 Percent Move

Updated: November 23, 2021

"Elliotticity" is how EWAVES calculates -- and rates in percentage terms -- how closely a given market reflects R.N. Elliott's model. Costco is a recent example: See the rating, chart, forecast and outcome for yourself.

When Even Bears Act Bullishly (What It May Mean)

Updated: November 18, 2021

Most investors find it difficult to buck the prevailing financial sentiment. However, acting independently from the crowd is often the best thing to do. Learn why this may be applicable to the present juncture as you review this chart.

New Update on the Public’s Voracious Appetite for Stocks

Updated: November 16, 2021

The inflows into stocks in late 2020 and early 2021 were astounding. Now, let's review the latest inflows data from individual investors -- plus, learn what our November Elliott Wave Financial Forecast says about the "progressing wave structure."

Evergrande and China's Real Estate Spiral -- Liquidity Crisis Contagion?

Updated: November 15, 2021

Is China's real estate crisis getting better ... or will it spread and get worse? See the charts and analysis that point you toward an answer you can use.

See 3 Ways to Measure FTSE-100 And What It Shows

Updated: November 12, 2021

"Stunning." That's how our European Financial Forecast editor describes the picture that emerges when we price British stocks in nominal terms, Producer Price Index, and gold. Watch now to understand the implications.

How to Outwit 99% of Investment Pros

Updated: November 11, 2021

Many financial market observers believe that events trigger bull and bear markets. However, the evidence suggests just the opposite: Market trends, governed by social mood, govern the character of events. Learn how this insight can help you make financial forecasts.

How to Build a Strong Elliott Wave “Case”

Updated: November 11, 2021

Wave analysis doesn't have to be complicated. Watch our Head of Global Research show you how to use simple basics to "build a strong EW case" (in focus: Reed Elsevier, RELX).

When the "Floor" Becomes the "Ceiling" (RCL in Focus)

Updated: November 5, 2021

On a chart, support and resistance (think of them as "floor" and "ceiling") are those invisible lines in the sand the price can't seem to break through. But when it does, sometimes resistance becomes support, a bullish sign. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy show you a recent resistance/support reversal in Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL).

This Pharmaceutical Stock Sets New Record: Red Pill or Blue Pill? Time to Choose

Updated: November 5, 2021

On November 4, Merck & Co. stock (MRK) set a new, all-time high. The mainstream experts see one, clear cause for the rally: Merck's "first-of-its-kind" Covid-19 pill. Once you wake up to the truth, there's no going back.

Why Some Sectors of “Green” Investing May “Disappoint”

Updated: November 4, 2021

Demand has been running high for so-named "ESG" debt, or "Environmental, Social and Governance." Yet, looking at the equity side of "green" investing, there may be trouble ahead for this ETF. Here's why.

How Emerging Markets ETF Followed a Classic Elliott Wave Pattern

Updated: November 2, 2021

The chart formation known as a triangle takes time to play out and goes sideways. However, when the triangle pattern is complete, be ready! See how opportunity awaited those who kept an eye on this emerging markets ETF.

Shanghai Composite: Scared of the “Bearish News”?

Updated: October 29, 2021

Two more Chinese property developers are in trouble now. Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor show you how the "bearish news" fits into the Shanghai Composite's wave pattern. (Bonus: a lesson in Keltner Channels application.)

Tesla Stock: From "Dead Money" to "Screaming Buy!" How It REALLY Got Here

Updated: October 28, 2021

Financial stories in August were calling Tesla shares "dead money," yet that is when we showed an Elliott Wave pattern calling for a strong rally. See for yourself what followed.

“I don’t want to hear about it.”

Updated: October 19, 2021

Social media dispensers of stock market advice must always be bullish -- if they want more followers. Get more insights into the current psychology of many novice investors -- as well as seasoned Wall Street pros.

Are Investors "Down to the Last Pennies"? See What the Data Shows

Updated: October 14, 2021

This video delivers a clear, data-driven answer to the question in the headline. You'll also see why it matters to you and to the stock market.

Does the Fed Really Know What It’s Doing?

Updated: October 14, 2021

Many investors believe that the Fed holds a great deal of sway over the direction of the economy and even the stock market. Yet, this assumption is being challenged. Indeed, the evidence shows that the Fed is irrelevant to the market's trend. Look at this historic case-in-point.

The Stock Market's "7-Month Topping Process"

Updated: October 13, 2021

Stock market bottoms are usually sharp and fast -- think the March 2020 bottom. Tops, by contrast, are drawn-out affairs. Watch our Global Market Strategist walk you through a series of charts in U.S. and European markets to see why this is relevant today.

How to Become the Top Mining Stock Despite Red Flags Up the Wazoo

Updated: October 8, 2021

In late January 2021, Alcoa stock was not a favorite on Wall Street: It was an "underperformer." But in the months that followed, Alcoa outperformed its sector peers and the stock market overall. See the forecast that saw the rally coming, in Chart of the Day.

Swiss Market Index: An Elliott Wave Turning Point So Accurate You'll Rub Your Eyes

Updated: October 8, 2021

"Ratio analysis" reveals how one wave in a trend can anticipate a coming wave, with absolutely stunning accuracy. EWI's European Short Term Update editor Murray Gunn shows you a real-time example that recently unfolded in the Swiss Market Index.

How the Stock Market Loves to Trick Investors

Updated: October 8, 2021

The market has a way of often fooling most investors. For example, these investors are bullish at tops and bearish at bottoms. Take a look at a chart which reveals a record reading "by multiples."

"Monster Reallocation" of Equity Inflows - But Is the Monster Safe?

Updated: October 6, 2021

"Extreme" only begins to describe the flow of money into the stock market in 2021. Our at-a-glance visual will show you how much - it's the kind of big-picture data that may lead you to review your investing strategy.

Why a Peak in Home Prices May Be Approaching

Updated: October 5, 2021

House hunters want to buy at a favorable price. Yet, a recent headline says, "home prices have risen 100 times faster than usual." Here's an indicator that suggests a big change may be just around the neighborhood corner.

China Evergrande: We Showed "Tomorrow's News Today," Four Years Ago

Updated: September 24, 2021

China Evergrande was the world’s "most valuable" real estate brand. Yet when the bottom fell out, not all investors were surprised that Evergrande is in trouble: See why the unsurprised includes Global Market Perspective subscribers.

Why “Losses Are the Norm” in the Stock Market

Updated: September 23, 2021

Sir Isaac Newton said: "I can measure the motions of bodies, but I cannot measure human folly." Get the financial context of this famous mathematician's statement, plus learn how investors can lose money in the best performing mutual fund.

AAPL and FANG+: "5 Waves" Speaks Volumes

Updated: September 16, 2021

Our 3x-weekly U.S. Short Term Update occasionally covers individual stocks -- especially when editor Steve Hochberg sees implications for the broad market. See what he sees now in AAPL and other FANGs. (Free.)

How the Price Action of Stocks Defies “Conventional Wisdom”

Updated: September 16, 2021

Conventional wisdom says that shockingly bad news will derail a rising stock market, and that extraordinarily good news will stop a downtrend. However, financial history tells another story. Let's look at instructive examples -- both from the past and presently.

Take a Look at a Historical “Dip Buyer’s Nightmare”

Updated: September 15, 2021

Many investors want to buy bargains after a downturn in the stock market. Yet, financial history teaches harsh lessons. This chart shows a "nightmare" that market participants want to avoid.

CAC-40: How Wave Guidelines Fine-Tune Your Forecast

Updated: September 10, 2021

Elliott wave analysis has three strict rules and a handful of guidelines -- and it's the guidelines that can often help you add more precision to your forecast. Watch our Head of Global Strategy show you how by looking at the French CAC-40 stock index.

Lululemon Stock: From Down-Dog to Up, Up, and Away!

Updated: September 10, 2021

On September 9, Lululemon stock soared to record highs. Mainstream experts lasered in on one main cause: a "monster" Q2 earnings report, published a day earlier. With that kinda stretch, you might just pull something!

Stocks: Is This the "Kiss of Death" for the Bull Market?

Updated: September 9, 2021

You can get clues about the stock market's next price move by studying financial history. When you combine these clues with the message of the Elliott wave model, conviction and clarity emerge. Look at this revealing chart.

Let’s Look at 2 Measures of the “Boom of Booms”

Updated: September 8, 2021

Elevated stock market prices is a major measure of the current financial mania. There are other gauges that investors should watch. Take a look at these two charts.

Has Margin Debt Reached 'High Tide'? (plus what 'low tide' may look like)

Updated: September 2, 2021

In March 2020, margin debt began a 16 month uptrend that reached $882 billion, far above any previous peak. This is an unprecedented extreme, but what now? Watch Chart of the Day.

Cash: “Trash?”

Updated: September 1, 2021

Back in 2000, an important mutual fund cash-to-assets ratio fell to 4.34%. We said then that such utter contempt for cash is a clear bearish signal. Watch our monthly Financial Forecast co-editor show you where the ratio is now...

This Boom-Bust Cycle in Home Ownership Should Give Home Shoppers Pause

Updated: August 31, 2021

Prices of many consumer items tend to be stable most of the time. But when a consumer item becomes an investment item, watch out! See how this is related to the housing market...

Credit Spreads: See What the Canary Says Now About the Stock Market "Coal Mine"

Updated: August 27, 2021

Can junk bonds and Treasuries tell us what's next in the stock market trend? Our chart show you the evidence in this Chart of the Day.

Some Thoughts on This 'Unstoppable' Bull Market

Updated: August 27, 2021

"If this bull market is 'unstoppable,' then how come so many sectors have stopped going up?" That's the question the co-editor of our monthly Financial Forecast answers in this new video. Watch.

Apple Stock Bears Fruit. So, When Were the Bullish Seeds Planted?

Updated: August 24, 2021

See the Elliott Wave pattern that anticipated Apple's big summer rally, right now in Chart of the Day.

Stocks: What to Make of Wall Street’s Sky-High Optimism

Updated: August 19, 2021

Astoundingly, after a 12-year uptrend in stock prices, Wall Street analysts are the most bullish on stocks since 2002. However, such consensus may serve as a warning. Here are some important insights.

How “Hot” Stock Market Ideas Can Burn Investors

Updated: August 17, 2021

Many new investors chase stock ideas they find on internet message boards. These so-called "meme" stocks can skyrocket, but tank just as quickly. Many traditional investors prefer blue chips. However, there's also risk involved with these shares -- which appears to be largely ignored.

Is the U.S. Stock Market Too HIGH? See The Answer in Two Charts

Updated: August 16, 2021

Lots of recent media reports say extreme stock market valuations are "normal." But now see the graphs we show in this Chart of the Day.

There Must Be an Angel (Playing with The Chart, Yeah)

Updated: August 12, 2021

In March 2020, rating agencies quickly downgraded credit rating of bond issuers as the stock market crashed. Now, with stocks back at all-time highs, corporate debt is being upgraded. Are agencies looking ahead -- or merely following the market? Our Head of Global Research explains.

Why “Generation Investor” May Be Headed for a Rude Awakening

Updated: August 5, 2021

Brokerage firm Charles Schwab has dubbed them "Gen I" or "Generation Investor" and they're unafraid of financial risk. A company may go bankrupt? Who cares? Invest in it anyway. Learn why such cavalier attitudes may soon shift dramatically.

Why a Global Fund-Manager Favorite May Start to Flounder

Updated: August 2, 2021

Global fund managers have ramped up their equity allocation in a major region of the world that had formerly been a laggard. Those who are considering jumping on the bandwagon may want to review this chart first.

U.S. Housing Market: Not “a Bubble This Time Around”?

Updated: July 29, 2021

Investors know that financial bubbles have occurred in the past and will likely develop again in the future. But their "bubble" attitudes are almost always different in the present. Learn how this applies to the 2021 U.S. housing market.

Ralph Nelson Elliott’s 150th Birthday: How He Discovered the Wave Principle

Updated: July 28, 2021

Is there "any rhyme or reason to the stock market"? That's what Ralph Nelson Elliott wanted to find out. This extraordinary man's 150th birthday is July 28 and here's what he discovered in answer to his question.

Quantum Leap or Quiet Before the Storm

Updated: July 22, 2021

"Many people think the 2020s will repeat the 'roaring' 1920s. There's always that chance, but the probabilities are..." See this chart for the full answer, courtesy our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn.

May 10, 2021: Investors, Mark This Date

Updated: July 21, 2021

When you zoom out and look at the stock market's price action over the past 20 years or so, a clear pattern emerges. Watch our monthly Financial Forecast co-editor Pete Kendall show you what's going on and why May 10 of this year is so important.

1-2, 1-2: "My favorite trade setup"

Updated: July 21, 2021

E-mini futures contracts trade 24 hours a day. Watch one of our U.S. Extended Hours Intraday Stocks Pro Service analysts show you his favorite setup (for a 3rd wave) using the NASDAQ E-minis as his example.

Next Time You See “4 Times as Many Bulls as There Are Bears,” Remember This

Updated: July 20, 2021

Many stock market investors get fooled at major price turns because a bottom never feels like a bottom and a top never feels like a top. With that in mind, here's how investment advisors have recently felt about the stock market.

Emerging Markets: Will Recent Declines Continue?

Updated: July 16, 2021

While stocks in places like India have powered higher lately, other emerging markets have sold off. Watch our Asian-Pacific expert walk you through the wave pattern in iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF EEM for some objective answers rooted in market psychology.

The Green-Eyed Monster Surfaces

Updated: July 15, 2021

If you feel that "everyone's getting rich but me," you're not alone. Far from it! Lots of people feel the same way today, and it's not a surprise. Why? Just watch as we revisit big market pivot points of the past two decades.

When Is the Next Episode of Extreme Social Fear?

Updated: July 14, 2021

If you think the question in the headline is interesting, wait till you see the chart that gives the answer. Watch for yourself right now.

“The Case for Losing Money” in 2021

Updated: July 13, 2021

A "risk-embracing behavior" that was pronounced in the exact month of the NASDAQ's historic top in 2000 is now flashing a warning sign in 2021. Here are the details.

EWAVES: See the Forecast That Anticipated a 27 Percent Move

Updated: July 9, 2021

New to EWAVES? See the chart and forecast for Marathon Oil Corporation, plus the big move that followed.

3 Reasons Why You NEED the Wave Principle

Updated: July 9, 2021

The Wave Principle is a valuable tool that you need to add to your toolbox. In this clip, Trading Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy outlines the 3 key reasons why you need to incorporate the Elliott Wave Principle when looking for trade setups in your markets.

"Accumulation, Participation, Distribution" – Where Are Stocks Today?

Updated: July 8, 2021

Global equity funds have seen more cash inflows this year than in the past 20 years combined. Our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn, puts this stunning statistic in the context of the Dow Theory's market phases and shows you how it all fits together with the stock market's Elliott wave position.

How Stock Investors Are “Betting the Household” – and, What It May Mean

Updated: July 7, 2021

It generally pays to be independent from the investing "crowd" – especially at key price turns. Here’s why.

Goldman Sachs Becomes Leader of the Pack: Sometimes Even "Oracles" Get It Wrong

Updated: July 6, 2021

In our June 23, 2020 Trader's Classroom, editor Jeffrey Kennedy alerted subscribers that Goldman Sachs was poised for a major rally. See the chart and forecast for yourself.

What would Charles Dow say about today's stock market?

Updated: July 6, 2021

The Dow Theory says that the stock market's uptrend has three phases: accumulation, participation and distribution. In his new essay, our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn, shows you how these phases intersect with the Elliott wave model -- and what it says about the stock market's current position.

Why This Stock Market Index May Be Headed for a “Bumpy Ride”

Updated: June 29, 2021

The stock of a company which has been "losing money for seven straight quarters" is now the largest component of this stock index. Hold on to your hat! Learn how "meme" stocks serve as a big warning sign.

Crude Rally: What We Said Before the 80-Plus Percent Rise

Updated: June 25, 2021

Even in a time of cryptocurrencies and huge price swings, an eighty percent rise in crude oil is a BIG deal. See the chart and forecast that anticipated the move.

Microsoft Stock: From Stalling to Soaring to Befitting This Clear Wave Pattern

Updated: June 24, 2021

As 2021 began, mainstream analysis said slow price action was bearish or neutral for MSFT. Yet our January 13 Trader's Classroom told subscribers it was a pattern with a BULLISH outcome. See it for yourself.

2 Ways the Dow Industrials’ “Worst Week Since October” Was Foretold

Updated: June 22, 2021

Many observers are blaming the recent stock-market selloff on the Fed's "hawkish" statements. Yet, learn why the price decline was "in the cards" before Fed officials spoke last week. These two charts are revealing.

Traders: Don't Look to a Company's Profile; Look to its Price Chart

Updated: June 17, 2021

See the Trader’s Classroom forecast and Elliott wave pattern that anticipated a rally which saw US Steel nearly double in price.

“Everybody’s Getting Rich (and Having Fun) Except Me”

Updated: June 17, 2021

Ever heard of the acronym FOBI? It was coined here at Elliott Wave International and stands for the "fear of being in." Yes, just the opposite of the better-known acronym FOMO (fear of missing out). Here's an explanation.

Mmmmwahhhh. Luxury's Long Kiss Goodbye.

Updated: June 15, 2021

If the world's 500 richest people were a country, at $8.4 trillion their combined "GDP" would be the third largest economy in the world, behind the U.S. and China. This boom in global wealth has been fueling the consumer discretionary sector, which has outperformed the global stock market since 2009. But now something "really grabs our attention" on the chart of Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF (XLY). Our head of Global Research explains.

FOMO Got You Jumping Into Trades Too Early? Watch This.

Updated: June 14, 2021

Usually, traders jump into a trade too soon for the fear of missing out. FOMO is a powerful motivator indeed, but watch our Trader's Classroom instructor show you how Elliott wave analysis helps you time your entries with patience and precision. (Stock in focus: CREE.)

This Metal Giant Soars 200% in 2021 -- BUT a Bullish Earnings Report isn't the Reason

Updated: June 11, 2021

Media reports say "positive earnings" in April drove Alcoa's rally. We can say the time to pay attention to Alcoa was in February: that’s when our Traders Classroom identified a bullish set-up. See the chart and forecast now.

1929… 1968… 1999… 2021?

Updated: June 10, 2021

Throughout history, Americans have fallen in love with the stock market at moments that, in retrospect, were clearly the wrong time to do so. Watch our Global Markets Strategist highlight those moments on a DJIA chart and explain why this is relevant today.

THIS Is How Most Bear Markets Start

Updated: June 8, 2021

Should investors wait for the economic headlines to turn highly negative before selling stocks? Learn why such a strategy would likely be unwise.

International Politics: What Stocks' Trend Tells You About Next Steps

Updated: June 4, 2021

If the phrase "global effective minimum corporate tax rate" gives you a toothache, you're not alone. But as unexciting as that may sound, there is a lesson to be learned here -- a lesson in how social mood, as reflected by the stock market's trend, influences big politics. Our Head of Global Research explains. (ETF VT in focus.)

Why “Trouble is Brewing” for the U.S. Housing Market

Updated: June 3, 2021

There's a telltale-sign that the hot housing market may be headed for a cool down. Learn why -- plus find out why studying the stock market's trend will help you gauge the housing market as well

Elliott Wave Perspective: Why Investors Lost “Appetite” for Deliveroo

Updated: June 2, 2021

An April financial headline said, "London Needed A Win. Instead It Got Its Worst IPO In History." Get the details and learn why "weakness" may extend beyond the IPO market.

ADI, SYNA, CTSH: Different Stocks, Same (Bullish) Wave Pattern

Updated: May 28, 2021

The beauty of the Elliott wave approach is in its universal application across different markets. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor explain what the presence of a classic wave setup likely means next for these three tech stocks.

Here’s a Startling Update on Investors’ Use of Stock Market Leverage

Updated: May 27, 2021

A May 2 Wall Street Journal article is headlined: "Americans Can't Get Enough of the Stock Market." Indeed, investors are heavily borrowing to participate. The use of leverage is nothing new -- yet, learn about a ratio that recently made "an all-time high."

1720 vs. 2021: What’s That Hissing Sound?

Updated: May 25, 2021

You're hearing the word "bubble" a lot lately. And with bitcoin -- arguably, the most speculative market of them all -- down 50% off the high, the hissing is getting louder. But what about other recent darlings like SPACs? Our Head of Global Research Murray Gunn is drawing some interesting parallels to 1720.

It’s getting Wilder, so let his indicator guide you.

Updated: May 20, 2021

RSI is a well-known technical indicator... that many new traders don't really know how to use. They get disappointed when a market remains "overbought" or "oversold" for long periods. Want to learn the RSI's secret value? Then read this short essay by our Head of Global Research (In focus: VT, Vanguard Total World Stock Index ETF.)

True or False: Inflation = Stock Market Sell-off?

Updated: May 18, 2021

Some financial market observers have attributed recent market sell-offs to inflation worries. However, investors who closely follow the news may be scratching their heads as to that "cause and effect" reasoning. Here's why.

Japan's Nikkei 225: Big Sell-Off, Right on Cue

Updated: May 13, 2021

When Japanese stocks fell after Wall Street's big wipe-out, mainstream wasn't surprised; global stocks often move together. But there's a better explanation -- see it now, plus see what Elliott waves show for the Nikkei next.

Germany’s DAX: “What Happens When the ECB’s Money Pump Stops?”

Updated: May 13, 2021

Central banks have continued to "stimulate" despite a rebound in global economic growth. Central bank "liquidity injections" are prompted by an optimistic mindset. Yet, what happens when that mindset begins to shift toward pessimism and "the money pump stops?"

Is the Electric Vehicle Darling Stock "Losing Juice"?

Updated: May 12, 2021

Tesla saw a huge rally from 2019 thru January 2021. But, the Elliott Wave pattern shows the longer-term trend turned at the January high. Since then its price has lost more than a third of its value. See it all for yourself in Chart of the Day.

Why the Demand for Real Estate Licenses May Soon Fall into a Sinkhole

Updated: May 11, 2021

"In January, there were more real-estate agents than homes for sale in the U.S.," according to the Wall Street Journal. Indeed, the climb in the number of real-estate agents traces out as an Elliott wave pattern on a chart. Take a look. Plus -- learn why the action of the stock market is relevant to the housing market.

Five Cannabis Stocks, Five Opportunities Unfolded as Forecast

Updated: May 7, 2021

Q: What makes a good forecast even better? A: When it applies to five individual stocks instead of just one. See how this worked with our November cannabis stocks forecast.

How This Global Financial Player Became “Primed” for a 90% Plunge

Updated: May 6, 2021

"How The Mighty Have Fallen." That's the title of one of our revealing charts inside our just-published May Global Market Perspective. Take a look at a "triple top" in the price pattern of this global financial institution -- and the 90% decline which followed.

EWAVES Update: Double-Digit Gains on Dow Transports Forecast

Updated: April 29, 2021

See our March 5th recommendation for yourself, and how the Dow Transports performed in the month that followed.

How to Use “Ecstatic” Investor Psychology to Your Advantage

Updated: April 29, 2021

In December, our Global Market Perspective identified this market as "wildly overpriced." See what has happened since as you look at this chart.

Capital Gains Tax Hike News: Was It REALLY to Blame for Sell-off?

Updated: April 27, 2021

A widespread belief among investors and financial journalists is that news drives the stock market's trend. Consider the report that the president plans to hike the capital gains tax and a sample of other possible events. Learn what really governs the price pattern of the stock market.

Europe’s STOXX 600: “At a Pivotal Point”

Updated: April 23, 2021

The only question is, which way is it likely to pivot -- up or down? On that, our European Short Term Update editor Murray Gunn has a clear answer. Watch.

Investor Psychology: Here are 2 Rare Traits Now on Display

Updated: April 23, 2021

A big wave of inexperienced investors has flooded the stock market. Rare -- and possibly even "unprecedented" -- psychological traits are being exhibited. Learn about them -- and what these oddities likely mean.

3M: When, When, When Was It Time to Go from "Hold" to "Buy"?

Updated: April 22, 2021

April has seen 3M soar to its highest price in two years, so, Wall Street upgraded the stock from hold to buy. Was there a way to identify 3M's potential back when its rally began?

Will Ultra-Conservative “Savers” Get the Last Laugh?

Updated: April 20, 2021

Many people fear losing money in risk assets, so they choose interest-bearing cash equivalents. Yet, they've been punished by exceptionally low rates. Financial risk-takers snicker at the ultra-conservative. But -- who will get the last laugh?

Inflation, Commodities, and "Wealth Erosion"

Updated: April 19, 2021

A rising commodity trend usually means the major stock indexes decline. But there’s an exception to this rule. See the stock index that usually moves higher when an inflationary trend emerges.

“Fastest Jump Since 2007”: How Leveraged Investors are Courting “Doom”

Updated: April 15, 2021

Margin debt is a double-edged sword. Borrowing to buy stocks can work out well during an uptrend. Yet, highly leveraged portfolios can be deeply wounded during a fast-moving downtrend. Learn why one market veteran says "this appears to be the riskiest environment of my lifetime."

This “Lopsided” Stock Market Ratio Is Sending a Clear Signal

Updated: April 13, 2021

Knowledge of the stock market's Elliott wave pattern is invaluable. Another factor on which to focus is investor sentiment. Here are details of a bull/bear ratio.

Higher consumer prices are here. Is deflation dead?

Updated: April 13, 2021

It's been the story of the past 20 years at least. With economies like China (and others such as India) fully embracing the global economy, all of a sudden (well, millennially speaking) the planet's global labor capacity surged and that led to a huge downward pressure on labor costs. China became the world's factory and kept its export prices low, leading to the oft-used soundbite that China has been "exporting deflation." Now, though, that might be changing.

See This “Anatomy of a Bursting Bubble”

Updated: April 9, 2021

The highly specific rules and guidelines of the Elliott wave model help you to establish high-confidence forecasts. See how a forecast for "a near 50% sell-off" worked out in this global financial market. Take a look at these two charts which depict an "Anatomy of a Bursting Bubble."

Russian Stocks (RTS): "A Very Interesting Setup"

Updated: April 8, 2021

Triangles are one of the most reliable Elliott wave patterns of market psychology. You only see them in very specific parts of the trend. Watch our European Short Term Update editor explain triangle's implication for the next move in Russia's RTS stock index.

8 Indicators in 1: Here's the Message of the Panic/Euphoria Model

Updated: April 8, 2021

Investor psychology has moved back and forth between extreme optimism and extreme pessimism repeatedly throughout financial history. Here's analysis of a "model" which is an amalgamation of eight indicators -- and what it shows today.

This Is How the Wealth Gap Closes

Updated: April 7, 2021

Leverage and failure to cut losses -- the two reasons at the core of every financial disaster in history. Take a look at this multi-billion dollar hedge fund that recently blew up because of these reasons.

How to Spot Opportunities in US-Listed Foreign Stocks

Updated: April 7, 2021

"Powerful moves directly ahead" -- see what helped our January Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast spot two uber-bullish setups in US-listed Chinese stocks which proceeded to triple in just 6 weeks. (FUTU and TIGR in focus.)

Stock Giveaway: Party Like It’s … 2021

Updated: April 6, 2021

Evidence abounds that U.S. culture has become thoroughly "equitized." A well-known singer plans to give away a million bucks worth of stock. Other celebrities are participating in "blank check" initial public offerings. See how the number of special purpose acquisition companies have skyrocketed.

Why These Stock Market Indicators Should Grab Your Full Attention

Updated: April 1, 2021

The way that many investors keep up with the stock market is to simply glance at the daily closes of the main indexes. Yet, it pays to delve deeper than that. For instance, consider these two indicators.

This Technology Stock's 118% Rally Is a "Marvell" of Technical Analysis

Updated: April 1, 2021

From April 2020 thru January 2021, MRVL shares soared to their highest-ever price: But now see when Trader's Classroom turned bullish the stock.

How Tesla’s Chart Pattern Foretold a Deeper Price Decline

Updated: March 30, 2021

Elliott wave analysis works well with widely traded individual stocks like Tesla. Get insights into the electric carmaker's unfolding chart pattern.

The “Buy Climax” Indicator: Here’s What Stock Market Investors Need to Know

Updated: March 25, 2021

Are "strong hands" abandoning the stock market? Here's a description of a time-tested indicator which provides an answer to that question -- plus, get an insight into a big-picture Elliott wave.

What to Make of This Rush into Global Equity Funds

Updated: March 24, 2021

When stock market fear is nearly absent and investors are frantically pushing the "buy" button, watch out. Here's what's going in 2021 versus the start of 2020 -- right before "the fastest 30% sell-off ever."

Should Stock Markets Fear Inflation or Deflation?

Updated: March 23, 2021

Inflation worries seem to be on everyone's mind -- maybe yours, too. Yet, you also hear experts say that any inflationary upticks are only temporary. Who's right? "How about... both" opinions, explains our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn.

U.S. Stocks: Here’s Evidence of a “Nearly Unprecedented Acceptance of Risk”

Updated: March 18, 2021

Here in 2021, there's a way that financial history appears to be repeating itself -- and not in a "good" way. Take a look at this chart and commentary from Elliott Wave International's flagship investor package.

Today vs. the 2000 Dot-Com Boom: See the Chart for Yourself

Updated: March 17, 2021

Fervently bullish extremes in the media and the market can signal the end of an era. See an example from the past ... compared to a similar extreme today.

Delta Airlines Stock Rallies to Pre-Pandemic Levels: Were You Ready for Take Off?

Updated: March 15, 2021

After a "three-wave move down" in Delta Airlines, our Trader's Classroom anticipated an "opportunity...against the early February low." See the chart and forecast for yourself, and what happened next.

EuroSTOXX 50: A “Swift, Potentially Severe” Move Ahead?

Updated: March 12, 2021

One of the most reliable Elliott wave patterns of market psychology is called "ending diagonal." When you see one, you better be ready. Watch our European Short Term Update editor explain what this pattern, visible in European stocks right now, suggests next.

The Month of March and Asian Stocks: A "Mysterious" Connection

Updated: March 11, 2021

Did you know that Asian and emerging markets stocks ended major bear markets in March 2003, March 2009 ... and March 2020? Why March? Watch our monthly Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor explain the significance -- and give you a hint at what's next.

21 Years Ago, Something Big Happened…

Updated: March 11, 2021

On March 10, 2000, the NASDAQ -- every dot-com investor's darling at the time -- topped and began a crash that wiped out most of its value. You may have heard the saying, "They don't ring a bell at the top" -- but actually, explains our Financial Forecast co-editor, "at important tops, they ring more than one." Watch.

Shanghai Composite: “Rapid decline is meeting our expectations”

Updated: March 10, 2021

Now that it's been about a year since the crash in Chinese stocks, what's next? The Shanghai Composite has been acting "soft" lately... Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor walk you through the "notable" current Elliott wave count in China.

Groupon (GRPN): See the “Value of a Blank Price Chart”

Updated: March 5, 2021

If you've ever applied technical indicators to a price chart, you know the challenge -- namely, where do you even begin? Watch our Trader's Classroom editor walk you through a "blank chart" of GRPN to show you how to spot simple levels of support and resistance, for starters -- and get an idea as to what's next.

Beware of This Classic “Tip Off” Behavior in the Stock Market

Updated: March 4, 2021

This time-tested indicator provided a warning before the historic 2007 stock market top, and here in 2021, investors should focus on this indicator again. Find out why.

SNAP Soars to Record Highs: When Did the Snapshot of Opportunity Really Come into Focus?

Updated: March 3, 2021

Snapchat: April 2020 saw the start of an explosive move higher. Now see the inverted "head-and-shoulders" pattern we showed Trader's Classroom subscribers, which had them on the right side of the trend.

Japan's Nikkei Rally: This Elliott Pattern Anticipated the Huge Move Last APRIL

Updated: February 26, 2021

Back in April 2020, coronavirus was spreading and global markets had crashed. Yet this did not "neutralize" the Nikkei's Elliott Wave pattern. See for yourself what our forecast said, and what the Nikkei did.

U.S. Stocks: Here’s a Big Sign That “Sentiment Cannot Get Much More Extreme”

Updated: February 25, 2021

Very few investors want to bet against the bull market. Even those who lean bearish are taking noteworthy stock market actions. Learn more as you take a look at this revealing chart.

Apple Stock: Post-Split Blahs? Remember the Pre-Split Hurrahs!

Updated: February 23, 2021

On April 1, 2020, Trader's Classroom said Apple's price showed that a low may be in place, and an "opportunity to the upside," and that "times like this offer opportunity …" See how this forecast unfolded before Apple's 4-1 stock split.

The Disney Rally: See How Artificial Intelligence Forecast That Rise

Updated: February 22, 2021

The EWAVES analysis engine saw Disney's Elliott Wave pattern, anticipated a rally just ahead, and identified a protective stop: Flash Service subscribers were ready for the move that followed. See for yourself how it unfolded.

Hmm … This Group of Shareholders Says, “Get Me Out!”

Updated: February 18, 2021

It's well known that the "crowd" is usually on the wrong side of the market at key turns. However, at least one group of shareholders tends to be on the right side. Find out who they are, and what action this group is taking now.

At the Last Minute, Bu(m)bble.com Appears

Updated: February 17, 2021

It's not a coincidence that we've seen so many IPOs lately: They are mostly a bull market phenomenon. But read this essay by our Head of Global Research where he thinks back to an IPO that hit the market "a Fibonacci 21 years ago, in February 2000..."

Options Traders, Foreign Buyers, Corporate Insiders: 3 Groups, SAME Message

Updated: February 16, 2021

From our 40-plus years of experience, we know that certain investor behavior repeats over and over near market tops and bottoms. Watch our Global Markets Strategist show you what today's sentiment among options traders, foreign stock buyers and corporate insiders says about the next move in stocks.

What the GameStop Circus Says About Market Sentiment

Updated: February 12, 2021

You know the story: At the start of January, GME was trading at $18 a share. It printed $483 before tumbling. But was the rally really due to "forced buying by funds that were holding large short positions"? That's the story you've heard -- but the reality, says our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn, "is much more fascinating."

Owners and Borrowers Head for the Hills

Updated: February 12, 2021

Right now, today, are stocks, bonds and real estate in a "buyers' market" or "sellers' market"? The answer may have profound implications for your portfolio. Read this new essay by our Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn, to understand why -- and to get some well-researched answers.

Why This “Excellent” Stock Market Indicator Should Be on Your Radar Screen Now

Updated: February 11, 2021

This stock market indicator -- which has been reliable "for decades" -- flashed a big warning sign right before the big 2007 top. Here in 2021, it's back. Get the insights you need to know now.

That's Not a Rally... THIS is a Rally: This Grain's Uptrend Is Putting All Others to Shame

Updated: February 8, 2021

Soybean prices rallied more than 75% in the past 10 months -- as for "why," many media reports now say the opposite of what they said in March 2020. Now see our forecast from the time.

Flash Service AAPL Case Study: Ignore the News, Buy the Elliott Wave Count

Updated: February 4, 2021

Did political upheaval in early to mid-January matter to shares of Apple? In a word, NO. But then, price gapped up at the open on January 20th, and Flash Service had already prepared subscribers for the rally. See it for yourself, now.

BlackBerry? This Chart Will Help You Remember

Updated: February 2, 2021

"Getting in front of" the fast Blackberry rally in the second half of January is indeed what Trader's Classroom did. See the chart and analysis for yourself in Chart of the Day.

Gamestop (GME): How to Apply Technical Analysis to a "Crazy" Market

Updated: February 2, 2021

You may have heard that when markets get emotional -- i.e., "crazy and unpredictable," from a conventional standpoint -- Elliott waves actually get clearer. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor show how technical analysis could have made your life easier in GME.

Dot.com Mania of the Late 1990s: “Thinking of You”

Updated: February 2, 2021

Small traders are searching for change under couch cushions, so to speak, to find funds to speculate. With large traders, it's a "dot.com déjà vu." Take a look at this revealing chart and draw your own conclusions.

When to Buy a Stock: Before or AFTER Price Rallies 30% in 2 Months?

Updated: February 1, 2021

On November 3, Trader's Classroom showed AbbVie's price chart with a bullish set-up underway - specifically, a third wave rally. See it for yourself, now.

How Elliott Waves Help You Stay Patient (Taiwan in Focus)

Updated: January 29, 2021

Experienced traders and investors know: Patience and discipline are key to long-term success in the markets. Of course, staying patient is easier said than done! But watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor show you how the waves can help with this challenging task.

China's Stock Market: What A Contrarian Forecast Looks Like

Updated: January 27, 2021

A year ago, bearish sentiment on China's stock market was the extreme that GMP's analysis went against. In turn, the question became "What's the play"? See what our answer looked like.

Why Next Wave of Margin Calls Will Be FAR More “Disruptive” Than in 2000 or 2007

Updated: January 26, 2021

A major way that investors express conviction about a stock market trend is to borrow money to participate in that trend. Right now, market participants are employing margin to buy stocks as if a bear market has been indefinitely postponed. Learn why the current "margin debt mania" may be even more precarious than what occurred at the 2007 and 2000 tops.

This Measure of Small-Trader Optimism Is OFF THE CHART

Updated: January 22, 2021

Here are EWI, our analysts regularly review 100+ market indicators to keep subscribers ahead of big price turns. Right now, one of these indicators -- a measure of the stock market optimism, as reflected by small options traders -- is flashing a warning signal. Our monthly Financial Forecast co-editor explains.

2021: “A Changing World Order, Part 2”

Updated: January 22, 2021

In a recent video, our Head of Global Research showed you the precarious position the United States finds itself in today. Murray Gunn made this comment: "When empires fall, it is usually accompanied with a debauched currency." Now Murray is back with a Part 2 of the video, where he tells you which country might stand to benefit.

The Jaw-Dropping Chart of the Dow Robert Prechter Showed Nearly Two Years Ago

Updated: January 21, 2021

In April 2019 Robert Prechter showed subscribers a potential expanding triangle: in the almost two years after, the Dow completed the triangle and thrust higher. See it for yourself.

Stock Market: Why You Should Prepare for a Jump in Volatility

Updated: January 20, 2021

EWI's 25+ analysts regularly review 100+ market indicators to keep subscribers ahead of big price turns. Right now, one of these indicators -- well-known to most experienced market players -- is flashing a warning signal. Get the details now.

See Why 2021 Could be a “Monumental Year” in Financial History

Updated: January 19, 2021

What can you learn when you look at the stock market -- the Dow Jones Industrial Average, specifically -- going all the way back to 1788? A lot! For one, clear Fibonacci proportions begin to emerge between multi-decade historical periods. What's more, the same Fibonacci proportions also begin to point to the year 2021 as a very important moment in financial history.

Indian Stocks: Does “Extraordinary Rally” Have Much Oomph Left?

Updated: January 13, 2021

India's Nifty stock index has been one of the global rally leaders since the pandemic's first-wave market lows last March -- up as much as 80%. Watch our Global Market Perspective contributor (who is on record with a bullish call for Asia last April) give you an important sentiment update.

Target Corp. Was Pegged to be a Pandemic Loser: Instead, Its Share Price Doubled

Updated: January 13, 2021

Back in March Target was among the retailers supposedly in trouble because of Covid. Now see the forecast that anticipated the huge rally in Target shares.

Are Covid Lockdowns Bullish or Bearish for Stocks? FTSE 100 in Focus.

Updated: January 7, 2021

Is there a relationship between covid lockdowns and the performance of stocks? Before you say yes, let's closely examine a major global equity index to find out. Take a look at this revealing chart.

SPAC: How Long Will This “Money for Nothing” Trend Last?

Updated: January 5, 2021

"A 25-year-old became the youngest self-made billionaire" via this investment vehicle. What is it? A SPAC. Learn about this "hottest trend in Wall Street" and what it signifies.

Cheers for the 2021 Stock Market and These “Great Expectations”

Updated: December 30, 2020

Many investors are positioning their portfolios for a continuation of rising stock prices. You might say professionals and novices alike hold "great expectations" for the market. Here's a glimpse of speculation on steroids.

Here’s What the Relative Strength Index Reveals About the Euro Stoxx 600

Updated: December 29, 2020

It takes independence of mind to go against the prevailing market sentiment. Recently, the sentiment has been one-sided toward this major global stock market index -- going from one extreme to another quite rapidly. Here are the details.

Tesla's Late 2020 Surge: Should You Judge A Stock By Its Value?

Updated: December 24, 2020

Tesla's late 2020 surge is a prime example of how the notion of "overvalued" can be overrated. See the forecast that looked beyond "value," and correctly focused on the trend.

Robert Prechter's December Theorist: "Save This One for the Record Books"

Updated: December 23, 2020

Extreme enthusiasm about the market is as widespread as the bullishness itself. As for HOW extreme, we quote Robert Prechter via his commentary in the December Elliott Wave Theorist.

Here’s What’s Almost “Never Rewarded” in the Stock Market

Updated: December 23, 2020

Certain investor behaviors repeat themselves during every market cycle. Thus, financial history has a lot to teach. Here's an important lesson that applies to the current market environment.

Winter Solstice and Stock Market: Is There a Connection?

Updated: December 22, 2020

The global stock market sell-off on December 21 was widely blamed on the new COVID-19 strain. But, did you realize that it was also the Winter Solstice? Before you brush it off, watch our Head of Global Research show you what stocks have done around this time of year during the 4 of the past 5 years.

Alert: Here’s What a Key “Risk Gauge” Reveals

Updated: December 22, 2020

Most investors are "throwing caution to the wind" when it comes to risk-assets. Yet, one group of investors is going against the tide. Discover their identity and learn exactly what they're doing now.

Big Pharma & Big Telecom: Two Different Stocks Had One Very Bullish Thing in Common

Updated: December 18, 2020

If you know the pattern, you’re equipped to anticipate the next important turn in share price. This Chart of the Day shows TWO recent examples – see them for yourself.

Was March 2020 Low the Start of a Long-Term BULL Market?

Updated: December 15, 2020

Authentic bull markets have one thing in common: They arise in the environment of deep pessimism. (Yes, pessimism.) Are we in that in that environment now? Hardly. In fact, if you look at some key charts we're about to show you, you'll see that the opposite is true. Watch our Global Market Strategist explain more.

Should You Prepare Your Portfolio for “The Roaring 2020s”?

Updated: December 15, 2020

Get ready for a redo of the "Roaring '20s," at least according to a prominent financial magazine. Bullish sentiment measures are through the roof. Yet, there's a big difference between the start of the 1920s and now. Find out more.

CTSH: Are You Staying Cognizant of High-Confident Trade Set-Ups? An Example to Follow

Updated: December 14, 2020

Was there a way to be ready for CTSH's powerful rally to multi-year highs? The May 11 Trader's Classroom chart of Cognizant did indeed anticipate the move. See it for yourself.

STOXX Europe 600 Index: Let’s Play a Simple Math Game…

Updated: December 11, 2020

Take a number; any number. Now take another one. Add them up. Next… well, we’ll let our Head of Global Research give you the rest of this fun little math game. Suffice it to say that at the end, you end up with a precise Fibonacci ratio, which has lots of relevance to the next move in EU stocks. Watch.

Why Most Investors Miss Major Stock Market Turns

Updated: December 10, 2020

Is Dow 100,000 just down the road? One financial commentator makes the case. At the same time, realize that extraordinarily bold forecasts usually occur at a particular juncture during a market's trend. Get the insights that you need to know.

A Fresh Perspective on Why Stock Market Continues to Defy News

Updated: December 8, 2020

Financial commentators regularly try to connect the day's news with the stock market's action. It seems such a logical thing to do. But here's why investors who buy or sell based on the news might want to re-consider this approach.

Pinterest Stock's Huge Rally: Why Elliott Wave Analysis Belongs on Your Pin Board

Updated: December 7, 2020

The August 12 Trader's Classroom showed a chart of Pinterest that said a recent price gap confirmed that the stock was in a third wave rally: See the chart and forecast now.

How This Bellwether Global Market Mirrors 2007

Updated: December 3, 2020

In a major global market, the extreme financial optimism of 2007 has been exceeded in 2020. Across the ocean, another "all-time record" has been reached. Get the details.

Yes, “Active Investment Managers” DO Behave Like the “Crowd”

Updated: December 1, 2020

Independent behavior in the investment world is rare -- even among professionals. See how money managers participate in "crowd behavior" like most everyone else. Take a look at these two informative charts.

Chipotle 70%-plus Rally to Record Highs Was on the Menu -- Back in March!

Updated: November 24, 2020

"It's important to … look at the bigger picture. This stock is still on course for much higher prices." That was our forecast for Chipotle, in March 2020. Now see what happened in the months that followed.

Bulls vs. Bears: This Sentiment Survey Provides Important Insights

Updated: November 24, 2020

Could the Dow Industrials hit 40,000 in 2021? At least one analyst says "yes." Bullish sentiment "remains as strong as ever." Let's delve into the details as you take look at this chart.

FSLR: Don't Watch What a Company Does; DO Watch What Its Price Chart Shows

Updated: November 20, 2020

Do positive or negative financial reports anticipate the turns and trends in a company's share price? See why the answer is "no" - plus what does help foresee the trend.

Margin: How Stock Market Investors Are “Reaching for the Stars”

Updated: November 17, 2020

Financial history shows that many investors tend to approach the market aggressively just when they should be doing the opposite. A particular behavior that was prominently on display in the historic market years of 1929 and 2007 is showing up -- again! Here's what you need to know.

CAC 40: Revisiting Rue Quincampoix

Updated: November 13, 2020

The word "millionaire" was first created around 300 years ago on Rue Quincampoix in Paris, France. That's where money-printing inflation created illusion of wealth -- before the inevitable deflation took hold. Today, the French CAC 40 index holds a clue suggesting if another brush with deflation is ahead.

How Are YOU Enduring the Market's Gyrations? A Bottle of Bourbon? How About an Ounce of Preparation?

Updated: November 5, 2020

With the outcome of the U.S. presidential race in limbo, all-around uncertainty is at an all-time high. Some financial advisors have turned to the bottle as the stock market's fate (supposedly) hangs in the balance. In truth, the future of stock prices doesn't depend on election results -- but on patterns of investor psychology, which have been driving the stock market all along. Drink in this.

How Elliott Waves Simplify Your Technical Analysis

Updated: November 5, 2020

If you’re a technically inclined investor, no doubt – you’ve heard of chart patterns such as the head and shoulders, double tops and bottoms, rectangle, falling and rising wedge, pennant and others. Learn how the Elliott wave model relates to all classic technical chart formations.

Why the Market’s “Faith in the Fed” May Be Dwindling Fast

Updated: November 3, 2020

Many investors have believed for quite a long time that the U.S. Federal Reserve has held a lot of power over the economy and even the stock market. Yet, it appears that this “faith in the Fed” is set to rapidly diminish. Learn why.

What We See in the Stock Market

Updated: October 27, 2020

On Friday October 23rd, The Short Term Update noted the recent "lower lows and lower highs" - and told subscribers to keep an eye on 28,040 in the Dow, saying a break could come "very early next week." See the chart and forecast for yourself.

What This Survey Reveals About Investor Sentiment

Updated: October 27, 2020

Many retail and professional investors remain bullish on the stock market -- even after a multi-month rally. Get insights into a recent investor survey -- plus, see a chart which shows how the current optimism matches up with similar levels of optimism in the past.

ROKU Soars to Record Highs: Peacock Deal, or, Bullish Wave Pattern: Which Came First?

Updated: October 26, 2020

Why did ROKU shares rally? See the "Elliott wave catalyst" in the July 28 Trader's Classroom, via the chart and forecast that showed a countertrend contracting triangle.

Shanghai Composite: Why Investors Should Pay Attention to the “Persistent Short-Selling”

Updated: October 26, 2020

A dramatic surge in short-selling (betting on falling prices) has taken place on the Shanghai Composite. Interestingly, prices have held up on China’s main stock index. Get the details as you take a look at this chart.

What's Next for Asia's Two Recent Stock Market Leaders?

Updated: October 23, 2020

Stocks in South Korea and Taiwan have been outperforming their regional counterparts. See our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor give you a glimpse of what's next for both, with an eye on the U.S. dollar.

Do These Explanations Make Sense for This Intraday Stock Market Turn?

Updated: October 21, 2020

Financial journalists say that stimulus uncertainty and coronavirus developments have caused stock market movements. Let’s see if this makes sense. Plus, get insights into how the market really works.

How “Blind Speculation” Has Turned “White Hot” on Wall Street

Updated: October 20, 2020

A "white-hot heat of speculation" has taken hold in some quarters of Wall Street. Get insights into "blank-check offerings" and take a look at a new index that went live on July 31, 2020.

Earnings Season: Here's What Stock Investors Need to Know

Updated: October 15, 2020

It seems to make sense that rising corporate earnings would equate to rising stock prices, and vice versa. Yet, the stock market is not governed by logic. With earnings season just kicking off, it's a good time to examine the widespread belief that earnings drive stock prices.

Australia's Stock Market and Economy: A Post-Covid Perspective

Updated: October 14, 2020

Australia's stock market past is relevant to the present: Across six decades, major declines proved to be a good record of long-term opportunity, as lows anticipated years-long rallies. See this in Chart of the Day.

Navistar International: Why This Stock's "Star" Has Risen to a 2-Year High

Updated: October 13, 2020

Mainstream experts lined up against Navistar in March, saying Covid would keep prices in the ditch. Yet, the stock was about to reverse to the upside in a rally to multi-year highs. Our April 15 Trader's Classroom prepared investors for that scenario.

Global Banking: Some Sectors Look as “Precarious as Ever”

Updated: October 13, 2020

Some sectors of the global financial system appear to be on shaky ground. Central bank assistance has fallen short and investors need to prepare for what may be ahead.

India Investors: It's an Exciting Time

Updated: October 9, 2020

Reliance Industries, India's largest company, has fulfilled our bullish 2015 forecast. See where the stock is now -- plus, get new insights into today's important junctures in the Indian Rupee and SENSEX. Our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor explains.

How to Blend Elliott Waves with "Head & Shoulders"

Updated: October 9, 2020

You've heard of the "Head & Shoulders" price pattern. Here's how to look at it from an Elliott wave perspective -- our European Short Term Update editor explains using the chart of EuroSTOXX 50, a pan-European stock index.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: Why We Were Looking UP Before the "Trump" Bump

Updated: October 7, 2020

October 5th saw the share price of pharma stock Regeneron rise some 8 percent: Financial media said a certain news story "made" it go up. Now see what Trader's Classroom said before that news story.

"Rates Down, Stocks Up"? Myth … <em>Busted</em>!

Updated: October 6, 2020

A prominent global financial publication recently said that "equity investors should raise a glass to low rates." Of course, the presumption behind that view is that low rates means higher stock market prices. But, does the evidence show this to be the case? Here's what investors need to know.

What Does Trump’s COVID Diagnosis Mean for the Markets?

Updated: October 2, 2020

The president’s COVID-19 diagnosis comes a month before the election. Will markets crash if his health deteriorates? Will they soar if he gets well? See real-time examples of how the Elliott wave model can help you cut through the chaos to find clarity when dramatic news strikes.

The Fate of An Incumbent President vs. Stock Prices

Updated: October 1, 2020

"Politics drive stock market trends" is a common yet fatally flawed assumption. To see why, all you need to do is look at elections with an incumbent U.S. president: See this for yourself, right now.

Fear Grips Stock Market Short-Sellers – What to Make of It

Updated: October 1, 2020

Stock market bears have been few and far between. Indeed, a Bloomberg headline recently announced that they are going "extinct." Short-sellers have been going into hiding. Take a look at this chart.

TSLA: Closing a Gap Tells You What's Next

Updated: September 28, 2020

On September 16, Tesla had finished up a significant selloff. The stock was moving up. The question was, "Where is it going from here? Up even more? Or is it about to sell off again?" Watch our Trader's Classroom editor show you the likely answer -- from watching gaps in real time.

Zillow Stock Opportunity: No Clear Fundamental Picture? No Problem

Updated: September 28, 2020

After a 4-year low in March, Zillow soared to all-time highs on September 25. See why so many mainstreams analysts missed the, versus what we said to Trader's Classroom subscribers.

Global Stock Markets: Keep Your Eye on This Remarkable “Divergence”

Updated: September 24, 2020

Divergent behavior in related financial markets often portends trend changes. One such “divergence” has been unfolding for more than 20 years. Get the details.

The Dow's September Decline: What Does It Mean?

Updated: September 22, 2020

Breadth and volume indicators anticipated major turns in 1987, 2000, and 2007: See the chart we're following now that reminds us of the market then.

Rail Stocks Were Supposed to Be Wrecked by Covid. Instead ... This Happened

Updated: September 21, 2020

On May 20, as the rail stock KSU stood near $149, Trader's Classroom said it could rise to $170 and beyond: Now see the forecast for yourself, plus the chart of what followed.

A Look at the Perilous Psychology of Financial Bubbles

Updated: September 18, 2020

Investors justify financial bubbles all the way to the top. This perilous psychology led to massive losses after the market peaks of 2000 and 2007. Now, in 2020, the same warning is showing up in the financial news.

Off with His Head: Kingdoms Fall When Social Mood Shifts to Negative

Updated: September 18, 2020

Big negative social mood trends drive big market declines. These trends ALSO drive social conflict, even revolution. So in periods of big bear market declines, we see that monarchs also fall. Watch for yourself just how true this is.

The Fed's Problem? It Forgets This Old Adage

Updated: September 15, 2020

"You can bring the horse to water, but you can't make him drink." The Federal Reserve says that it will "allow" some inflation, but the fact is, the Fed doesn't control inflation. Watch our Global Markets Strategist explain why using several eye-opening charts.

The Connection Between Stocks and the Economy is Not What Most Investors Think

Updated: September 15, 2020

Would you like to know what the health of the economy will be like months ahead of time? This rarely discussed "economic indicator" has a history of serving as a useful guide. See for yourself.

Look at This Big Reminder of “Dot.com Mania”

Updated: September 11, 2020

EWI’s analysts regularly review more than 100 stock market indicators. Right now, one of those indicators is historically “hot” and investors should prepare for a flameout. This chart is telling.

Hershey Co. Sweetens to Six-Month Highs

Updated: September 10, 2020

After an April decline, Hershey was stuck in a sideways trend thru mid-July. But on July 14th, Trader's Classroom showed subscribers that the stock should break out higher. See the pattern for yourself.

Sensex, TSLA, Commodities: Spot Near-Term Price Pattern, See Long-Term Trend

Updated: September 10, 2020

Tesla, commodities, Indian stocks… what do they have in common? They all display hidden, useful "maps" -- because Elliott waves repeat on all degrees of trend. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor explain.

See How the 2020 Stock Market Shows “1929-Type Action”

Updated: September 10, 2020

Every stock market top is different. However, one can learn lessons from studying stock market history. Consider the year 1929. Our new Elliott Wave Theorist explains.

How to Trade Options in Volatile Conditions

Updated: September 10, 2020

In this live webinar recording (September 9, 2020), our friends at Dynamic Trend give you actionable tips on how to trade options during volatile market conditions.

U.S. Stocks: “Big Guys” Follow “Little Guys”

Updated: September 9, 2020

Lots has been said about the rally since March. But here are some stats you probably won’t see any place else. Our U.S. Short Term Update explains today’s “amazing market dynamics.”

Apple, Inc. (AAPL): Trading Options with Elliott Waves – Part 2

Updated: September 4, 2020

Many of today's day-traders prefer options. Tough gig -- because not only do they have to nail the market's direction, but also the timing. Watch our U.S. Stocks Intraday Pro Service editor's update on how Dynamic Trend software helps tackle the task

"Economy LAGS the stock market"

Updated: September 4, 2020

"Why are stocks up when the economy is down?" That's the question mainstream analysts have wrestled with for months. Now hear some unconventional answers in this new interview our monthly Financial Forecast co-editor, Steve Hochberg, recently gave to Moe Ansari on Market Wrap (recorded Friday, August 28).

Does the Stock Market Really “See” the Future?

Updated: September 3, 2020

It's a common belief that the mass of investors "see" into the future and buy or sell stocks accordingly -- in the present. Let's address this "myth" and learn what really drives the stock market.

Have You Seen the News? IBTimes.com Features Our Elections Study.

Updated: September 3, 2020

If you look at most polls, you would think Joe Biden has a 7-to-13 point lead in the 2020 presidential race. But one indicator with a 200-year track record begs to differ. Get the full story -- along with key levels to watch in the Dow -- in our op ed on IBTimes.com.

Apple, Inc. (AAPL): Trading Options with Elliott Waves

Updated: September 1, 2020

Options traders have it harder than, say, futures traders -- because not only do they have to nail the market's direction, but also the timing. Watch our U.S. Stocks Intraday Pro Service editor show you how Dynamic Trend software helps tackle the task.

Options Traders Keep “Opting” for Even Higher Stock Market Prices

Updated: September 1, 2020

The dot-com bubble of the late 1990s is notable in financial history because of the unprecedented sentiment extremes that it created. Today, some of those “extremes” are being challenged -- again. Get the details.

Dollar General: Seeing the Stock's "Hot" Potential Long Before the Bullish Fire Returned

Updated: August 26, 2020

On March 26, Trader's Classroom showed subscribers that a low was likely in for Dollar General: See it for yourself, and the big rally that followed.

S&P 500: Revealing the “Real” Story About the Record High

Updated: August 25, 2020

Sometimes it pays to dig deeper than the financial headlines. Learn what is really going on with the broad stock market. You may be surprised.

Trade Options? Two Strategies That Work with Elliott Waves

Updated: August 21, 2020

Robert Kelley, the editor of our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service, has been involved with options and Elliott waves since 1986. Watch as he explains two strategies that can work with clear Elliott wave counts. Markets in focus: S&P 500 and Boeing (BA).

Why Stock Market Investors Need to Fasten Their Seatbelts

Updated: August 18, 2020

The stock market is a fractal, so present conditions never persist. Yet, many deep-pocketed market participants are placing a bet that stock market volatility will continue to be subdued. Here’s analysis that investors need to know.

VEEV-a La Opportunity! Why this Stock Was on our Bullish Radar -- Back in April!

Updated: August 18, 2020

On April 9 Trader's Classroom looked closely at VEEV's longer-term chart and forecast a big rally just ahead: "The larger uptrend is still very much intact." See why a big rally DID follow.

Costco Stock's July Breakout to Record Highs: Let Investors Eat Sheet Cake!

Updated: August 17, 2020

On June 24, Trader's Classroom subscribers saw WHEN Costco would break out of months-long sideways trend, plus where price would go next. See what Costco’s price did then...

What the Heck is Going on in the Stock Market?

Updated: August 14, 2020

Those who think stock prices move rationally in response to news must find themselves entwined in a ball of confusion. The economy is in recession, unemployment's in double digits, unrest flows through the streets, a global pandemic resurges... yet stock prices have soared. The truth is that stock prices aren't regulated by news or even, as you'll discover in this clip, economic fundamentals and valuation benchmarks.

What to Expect When Dow "Cuts Out" Before NASDAQ

Updated: August 12, 2020

History shows at least two examples when the 30 stocks that make up the DJIA failed to match the record highs of the tech sector. Are we living through a third such instance -- and if so, what does it say about the stock markets next move? Our Global Market Strategist explains.

Horror Movies and Bear Markets: A (Non) Surprising Correlation

Updated: August 11, 2020

Remember “Seinfeld”? The happy-go-lucky show dominated TV prime time during the booming 1990s. Then the internet bubble burst and we got “Survivor.” You’ll find a similar connection between stocks and movies -- our August Financial Forecast explains.

Target Stock (TGT): Reports of Its Death Were Grossly Exaggerated

Updated: August 11, 2020

Target shares fell to a low on March 25 -- the very day of Trader's Classroom forecast a fifth-wave rally toward the $140 area. See for yourself what followed.

Portfolio Cash Levels Hit New Extremes – And What This Likely Means

Updated: August 11, 2020

Learn about a sentiment indicator that provided “signals” during the market peak years of 1973, 2000 and 2007. Find out why this indicator is may be useful here in 2020.

See Just How "Historic" 2020 Has Been for U.S. Stocks

Updated: August 7, 2020

When you look at the DJIA's past 100 years, a clear Elliott wave pattern emerges. But in 2020, another technical price pattern has entered the picture. It's a rare pattern. In fact, it's so rare, it's only appeared once in the past 100 years. Watch our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor explain the implications.

NASDAQ vs. DJIA: Does the Recent Divergence Matter?

Updated: August 7, 2020

Since its March bottom below 7000, the NASDAQ has rallied over 4000 points to a new record high. The DJIA… not so much. It's not the first time we've seen a "languishing Dow and the ebullient NASDAQ." This excerpt from our new, August Elliott Wave Financial Forecast explains.

APPLE's Rally vs. the Spoiled Fruit of Fundamental Analysis

Updated: August 5, 2020

In early March, Apple was down 35% from its February 12 peak. Reports then questioned whether Apple's share price could weather the pandemic: Now see the forecast for a RALLY we made on April 1st.

U.S. Stocks: This Major Group of Investors is Sending a Signal

Updated: August 4, 2020

Heavy buying of U.S. stocks by this group of investors has usually served as an “excellent indicator.” A historical chart provides a case in point. Get the insights you need to know – and learn why these insights are relevant now.

NIO Stock Soars 679% in 4 Months: Get the FULL "Comeback Story of 2020"

Updated: August 3, 2020

In early May, Jeffrey Kennedy showed a chart of NIO and said the stock was in the early stages of a powerful third wave: See for yourself what unfolded next.

A 90-Year-Old Investment Insight That's Relevant in 2020

Updated: July 29, 2020

July 28 was the birthday of Ralph N. Elliott, the discoverer of the Wave Principle, so we decided to pay tribute by sharing one of his key stock market observations. See how it applies here in 2020.

Netflix (NFLX) Rallies to Record Highs: Foreseeing the "Lockdown Bounce" BEFORE Lockdown

Updated: July 28, 2020

Netflix's bull move in 2020 began before shelter-in-place orders came in mid-March. Chart of the Day shows the chart and forecasts that anticipated the move - also before shelter-in-place.

Insights into the Public’s Obsession with Big-Cap Technology Shares

Updated: July 23, 2020

Nearly every investor knows that the share prices of big technology names have been on a tear. Yet, many may not realize what the public’s obsession suggests at this particular juncture. Here’s an insight that investors need to know.

Shanghai Composite: Who Saw the Opportunity Before It Was Hot?

Updated: July 21, 2020

News about health does NOT drive financial markets -- so skip what's irrelevant and see for yourself a forecast that got it right about the rally in the Shanghai Composite Index.

This Stock Market Indicator Reaches “Lowest Level in Nearly 20 Years”

Updated: July 21, 2020

The rally in stocks has convinced many investors that the bull market is back. However, it’s wise to consult financial history. Here’s why.

Tesla's Huge Rally: To Know How the Story Ends, Discover Why It REALLY Began

Updated: July 16, 2020

In mid-Nov. 2019, Tesla shares traded near $350: from then, Trader's Classroom showed subscribers what to expect as the incredible rally unfolded. See the chart and forecasts for yourself, in Chart of the Day.

Here’s Why You Can Forecast Markets Just by Looking at Chart Patterns

Updated: July 14, 2020

You’ve probably noticed that the small branches of a tree look similar to the big ones. Nature is replete with fractals, such as rivers and their tributaries, blood vessels and so on. The price charts of financial markets are also fractals. Here’s what this means for investors and traders…

How Small Traders Too Often Lead the Way into Stock Market Danger

Updated: July 10, 2020

When the trend turns in major stock indexes, a curious thing often follows: certain traders think the old trend is still unfolding. In this video, EWI's Brian Whitmer shows you exactly how this happens and why it's so dangerous.

Moving Average + Trend Channel = Clarity

Updated: July 9, 2020

Yes, you've learned the "theory" of Elliott waves. Now comes the hard part: real-market application. Watch our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy share with you two practical tips. (Stocks in focus: NAV, MRVL and TSLA.)

Wirecard Goes from $24 Billion to Bust: A "Wake-Up Call" Two Years in the Making

Updated: July 8, 2020

Our analysis saw the writing on the Wirecard wall nearly TWO years before the June 2020 scandal. See the amazingly far-sighted forecast for yourself in Chart of the Day.

Stock Market: “Relevant Waves Vs. Irrelevant News”

Updated: July 2, 2020

Most financial writers link the stock market’s action with the news. However, the evidence suggests that news does not determine the stock market’s trend. Take a look at this chart.

A Tech Stock's "Rocket Ride" to New Highs -- Forecast 7 Months Ago

Updated: July 1, 2020

Seven months ago -- before the pandemic lockdown drove demand for at-home digital entertainment -- NVDA shares were just above $200. Trader's Classroom forecast that the next move would be a major rise in price. See what followed for yourself.

A Reason to be “Extra-Attentive” to Stock Market Sentiment Measures

Updated: June 30, 2020

A number of market factors need to be considered when determining a forecast for a financial market. So, it’s best to consult more than a single indicator. Learn how EWI’s Chief Market Analyst puts a sentiment measure into context.

Stocks, Oil: See How Elliott Waves Help You Avoid "Getting Married to the Trend"

Updated: June 29, 2020

As Elliott Wave International President Robert Prechter has noted, "Most published forecasts are at best descriptions of what has already happened." Most investors linearly extrapolate trends into the future without a clue as to when that trend will change. The Elliott wave model helps market participants to avoid that error. Find out how.

A "Blow-Off Top"? For Stocks, There Is a Better Topping Indicator

Updated: June 26, 2020

Get a key insight into how stock market tops form. Here's what's highly interesting: Most investors believe just the opposite. Learn the details.

SNAP Inc. Soars to 3-Year Highs: The Long-term Elliott Wave Picture Comes into Focus

Updated: June 24, 2020

On November 21, 2019, our subscribers saw a clear picture of the downtrend ahead in SNAP. Then on April 14, 2020 we forecast a bullish move in SNAP. See it for yourself in Chart of the Day.

This Stock Soars to Record Highs: Don't Ask Who; Ask How Elliott Waves Saw the Rally Coming

Updated: June 18, 2020

The catalyst for ZLAB's move was not its recent fundamentals: Instead, the stock's Elliott wave pattern anticipated a rally to new highs more than two months ago.

FedEx's Share Price: The Present vs the Future vs the... Elliott Wave Pattern?

Updated: June 16, 2020

On May 20, we showed a chart of Fedex, and forecast that prices would soon reach into the 140-150 area: Now see what prices actually did, in Chart of the Day.

The Still-Unfolding Outcome of Extreme Stock Market Sentiment

Updated: June 12, 2020

From the March low, the S&P 500 climbed 45% in 11 weeks: It convinced investors "the bull is back," and re-ignited the manic sentiment extremes we saw at the February peak. Now see what it actually looks like in Chart of the Day.

Indian Stocks: See Why the Sell-Off Was in the…CHARTS

Updated: June 11, 2020

Today, after the fact, you'll read many explanations for the drop in Indian stocks. But see how a simple Elliott wave pattern warned about it ahead of time.

Europe's Banking Sector Hits Rock Bottom: When (and Why) the Rout Really Began

Updated: June 11, 2020

"If our wave analysis is correct, banks have a long way further to fall. Stay immediately bearish this sector." That was our April 2018 forecast for Europe's bank stocks. Now see just how far the sector fell in the 2-plus years since.

NASDAQ: Some Historical Insights into Techno-Mania

Updated: June 11, 2020

The Nasdaq Composite just hit an all-time high, yet the DJIA remains below its peak. Here’s a perspective on financial tops and the technology sector.

"349.22: The Key to the Puzzle"

Updated: June 5, 2020

Bull or bear? Investors want to know! Elliott waves often let you draw a clear, firm "line in the sand" that shows you if the larger trend is up or down. Watch our Head of Global Research explain using today's picture in a key European index.

The "Little Guy" Is Fully Committed to This Rally

Updated: June 4, 2020

Investor sentiment is one of the bedrocks of market trends. A sub-trend of the broad sentiment is that of "the little guy," the small traders. Watch our Global Market Strategist explain what the current "little guy" sentiment tells you about the market's next move.

Stocks Rally as the World Spins Madly On: It's Not as "Crazy" as You Think

Updated: June 4, 2020

Recent headlines show that a "correlation" between the news and the markets is virtually non-existent. Yet, just as the 3-day, 1000-point rally began, our Stocks Pro Service alerted subscribers to expect the near-term move.

Acadia Pharmaceuticals Soars to Record Highs: Were You in Line When it Was Time to Buy?

Updated: June 3, 2020

In April 2019, Acadia shares did not look like a "buy" -- earnings were down and the company was under investigation. But now see what Trader's Classroom said about where the stock would go, and what followed.

Russia: How Financial “Complacency” Morphed into “Crisis”

Updated: June 2, 2020

In January, one of EWI’s global analysts showed the strong rise in Russian stocks and issued a cautionary note to subscribers. Learn how that warning came just in the nick of time. These two charts say it all.

Chinese Yuan and Hong Kong Stocks: What's Next?

Updated: May 29, 2020

The yuan's been gaining against the greenback, fulfilling our long-standing forecast. The Elliott wave pattern in the Hang Seng, Hong Kong's flagship stock index, is also telling. Watch our Asian-Pacific market expert explain more.

Think Coronavirus Caused the Crash? These Two Charts Beg to Differ

Updated: May 28, 2020

The Dow fell to a low on March 23, yet daily new COVID-19 cases continued higher with a peak 43,438 new cases on April 7. By then, the Dow had already rebounded strongly, up 22% from its low. See for yourself why the market led and the virus followed.

The Dow: Anticipating the Post-Memorial Day Rally... PRE-Memorial Day!

Updated: May 27, 2020

Before May 25th [Memorial Day], our May 22 Short Term Update showed an E-mini Dow Futures chart, preparing subscribers for a big upturn. See the chart and forecast for yourself, right now.

Stocks: What to Make of the Day-Trading Frenzy

Updated: May 27, 2020

Around the time of the February stock market top, speculators were showing an “amazing willingness to bet on stocks with borrowed money.” Now that a fast rally has followed a fast market meltdown, this update on day trading suggests a lot about what’s next for the stock market.

Why Bear Market Rallies Are So Tricky

Updated: May 21, 2020

Many professional financial observers have opined that the stock market bottom is in. Yes, stocks have rallied since March 23, however, the return of this sentiment should give investors pause.

Netflix Stock Sets New Record: Live Stream Elliott Wave Opportunity

Updated: May 21, 2020

As Netflix shares hit a mid-March low, experts were bearish the stock: Record unemployment and belt-tightening made the service look non-essential. Yet, as far back as January, our Elliott Wave analysis saw a rally ahead.

Dow Down 1000 Points in 2 Days: Wham, Bam... POWell???

Updated: May 18, 2020

The Dow's big, two-day decline started around 3pm on May 12th. Yet media reports pinned the 1000-point drop on comments by Fed Chair Powell on May 13th! Now see the forecast that anticipated the decline before it happened.

Can You Count to 7? Then You Can Navigate Complex Corrections

Updated: May 18, 2020

Complex Elliott wave corrections can intimidate even experienced Elliott wave traders. Watch our Trader's Classroom instructor show you a simple trick -- which involves counting to 7 -- to navigate the markets when prices get "messy."

Apple Stock: Hitting the Bullseye in a Blizzard of Uncertainty

Updated: May 15, 2020

After Apple's share price tanked in March, mainstream sentiment was all over the map. Yet Trader's Classroom subscribers found a clear, impartial assessment of Apple: See the forecast, and what followed.

DJIA: Watch Elliott Waves at Work

Updated: May 15, 2020

Readers sometimes ask us if Elliott waves also work on short-term timeframes -- i.e., intraday. The answer is an enthusiastic "Yes!" -- in fact, watch our U.S. Stocks Intraday Pro Service editor show you a fresh example from intraday price action in the DJIA on May 11. Log in -- or sign up for FREE -- to watch now.

Anyone Can Learn Elliott: Watch a Child, College Student and Expert Count Elliott Waves.

Updated: May 14, 2020

Learning the Elliott Wave Principle might seem daunting. But in this video, you'll discover that just about anyone can count waves--even a third grader. If you're new to the Wave Principle or just want to brush up on the basics, you'll find yourself spotting patterns within minutes as you learn the building blocks of Elliott with a child, a college student and an expert.

The Stock Market's Downside: 2 Ways Speculators Can Be Rewarded

Updated: May 14, 2020

Speculators who sell the stock market short – or bet on a downturn – do so at considerable risk. Yet, successful short sellers can enjoy this “double benefit.”

Here’s a Key Stock-Market Indicator to Focus on Now

Updated: May 12, 2020

A time-tested stock-market indicator proved highly useful less than two weeks before the historic 2007 top. Learn about this indicator and why it’s especially relevant now. Here’s a chart for your review.

Bulls Get Drunk on Boston Beer: The Best Predictor of Price is ... NOT Profit

Updated: May 12, 2020

Do declines in company profits mean share prices fall? In theory, the answer seems obvious. Yet, check out this real-world example of falling profit and soaring stock trend -- and how Elliott Wave analysis anticipated the stock rally.

Why This Wave is Usually a Market Downturn's Most Wicked

Updated: May 7, 2020

Each Elliott wave sports its own characteristics. Learn about the wave that usually generates “the greatest volume and price movement.” This chart shows that wave in action.

How to Use Elliott to Set Price Targets and Manage Risk

Updated: May 5, 2020

Every trader wants to know -- before they open a position -- just how far prices may go. But it's easier said than done ... unless you're using Elliott waves. Watch our Trader's Classroom instructor show you how to do it in this detailed video.

Is "Printing Money" the Only Way Out of This Crisis? No.

Updated: May 3, 2020

Today, a huge government and central bank fiscal stimulus is what almost everyone sees as the way out. But watch our Head of Global Research show an example from the Great Depression era that tells a different story.

"The Next Event Is Deflation."

Updated: April 30, 2020

On February 2, before the pandemic crashed ashore in Europe and the US, EWI’s Steven Hochberg and Peter Kendall chatted with David Keller of StockCharts.com. It was a lively, friendly, prescient interview.

Skechers' Sell off to 4-year Lows: When the Fundamental Shoe Doesn't Fit

Updated: April 30, 2020

Despite outstanding "fundamentals," the share price of Skechers plunged lower and lower in the first three months of this year. Now see the forecast and big "down arrow" Trader's Classroom subscribers saw when the opportunity was still viable.

How this “Popular Bull-Market Strategy” Can Backfire – Big Time

Updated: April 28, 2020

Many investors employ this widely publicized bull-market strategy during bear markets. As you might imagine, it doesn’t work. Get insights as you look at this chart of a major global stock market index.

This Major Stock Market Indicator is Flashing a HUGE Signal

Updated: April 23, 2020

The stock market’s price pattern is the single most important factor to evaluate when making a forecast. Let’s now consider the second most important indicator as you take a look at these two charts. One is historical and the other is from 2020.

TGT: Traders Hit the "Target" of Opportunity... Thanks to One Kind of Analysis

Updated: April 23, 2020

Could investors have anticipated this year's decline -- and rebound -- in the share price of Target? See the answer in this Chart of the Day.

How This Elliott Wave “Accomplished What It Always Does in Bear Markets”

Updated: April 21, 2020

The stock market has a way of fooling most investors at critical junctures. Learn how second-wave retracements do just that. Get insights into current investor behavior.

View the Global Economy from 30,000 Feet

Updated: April 17, 2020

If you zoomed out and took a snapshot of the markets and global economy, you'd see a pandemic, tumultuous equities, a rout in oil, record-busting bailouts, buybacks under fire, and the Fed flexing its muscles as the specter of deflation looms. But what does it all mean, and why is it happening now? Listen as EWI's Head of Global Research, Murray Gunn, breaks it all down in this conversation on the Classic Business podcast.

This Indicator Flashed "Danger" for Chinese Stocks Well BEFORE Pandemic

Updated: April 16, 2020

While the news is mulling over "what the Chinese knew and when they knew it," from a technical analysis perspective it's mostly irrelevant for market timing. Watch our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor show you one indicator that flashed red well in advance.

Lockheed Martin Stock: From Record High to 1-Year Low. Was the Sell-off on Your Radar?

Updated: April 15, 2020

Lockheed shares hit a record in February, and the financial media assumed its bullish fundamentals would keep price soaring. Now see the late January forecast that anticipated a nearly 40 percent decline.

British Stocks: See Why the "Drama Is Not Over"

Updated: April 9, 2020

On January 29, our European Short Term Update told subscribers that "a dramatic decline" in the FTSE was directly ahead. Watch the Update's editor and our Global Head of Research show why he made that forecast -- and explain why the worst is likely not over for the UK stock market.

Key Markets and Measures: The ‘Big Turn’ Follows the Decade-Long Rise

Updated: April 8, 2020

The 5-wave Elliott pattern is basic to knowing when financial market moves are complete, and the same goes for many economic trends. See for yourself the decade-long trends that are turning now.

See a Price Gap? Learn to Capitalize on Them

Updated: April 8, 2020

In volatile markets, you often see price gaps -- those blank spaces on a chart where prices jumped so fast, they left a gap behind. Did you know there are 4 types of price gaps -- and you can use each type to your advantage? Watch our Trader's Classroom editor explain how in this short clip.

In Every Bear Market, One Asset Always Surges in Value – This One

Updated: April 7, 2020

The bull market is over for the stock market, but it may be just beginning for this financial asset labeled “trash” by the mainstream as recently as January. Here’s a chart which shows you the big jump in value.

Want Proof Markets Are NON-Rational? See This.

Updated: April 3, 2020

How can 1400 individual stocks, governed by a myriad of individual factors, fit into the same technical market pattern? There is only one logical answer. Watch our Asian-Pacific expert explain -- and show you how the COVID-19 pandemic fits into the same pattern.

Europe’s Best-Performing 2019 Market: a Harsh Lesson in Complacency

Updated: April 2, 2020

In January, an epic financial complacency reigned around much of the globe. Indeed, some previously poor-performing stock markets had turned in stellar 2019 gains. These two charts reveal what happened in one of those markets.

Stocks: When Grass Looks Greener on the Other Side of the … Pond

Updated: March 31, 2020

Would you like to find out about an indicator that proved highly useful in anticipating the historic stock market tops of 2000, 2007 – and 2020? Here are the insights of EWI’s analysts – along with two revealing charts.

Tyson Foods: Why Traders Should Stay 6 Feet Away from Fundamental News

Updated: March 26, 2020

In the weeks before shares of Tyson Foods plummeted by 50 percent, there was no "fundamental consensus" about what was next. Yet the Elliott Wave pattern for Tyson was "crystal clear." See the chart and forecast that anticipated the decline.

Stocks: Why “Buying the Dip” is Fraught with Danger

Updated: March 25, 2020

Many investors want to buy bargains after a downturn in the stock market. Yet, financial history teaches harsh lessons. This chart shows a “nightmare” that market participants want to avoid.

Why Global Investors Should Pay Attention to “Non-Confirmations”

Updated: March 23, 2020

A special market condition allowed our global analyst team to alert subscribers as early as last November: "Stock market indexes almost always fail to confirm one another during major transitions." Learn more by reviewing these two instructive charts.

From "Gung-ho" to "Cautious": How Sector Rotation Data Helps You Spot Trend Changes

Updated: March 19, 2020

At EWI, we look at 100+ market indicators to support our Elliott wave forecasts. Watch our Head of Global Research show you how the Sector Rotation Ratio in European stocks helped us warn subscribers of today's market woes well in advance -- and what this ratio says about the market today.

YETI Stock, and How Traders Can Manage Risk in Combustible Times

Updated: March 19, 2020

From February 4th thru March 18th, YETI's share price plunged nearly 60 percent: Now see the Trader's Classroom forecast that caught most of the huge move down.

You Won’t Believe WHEN Pension Funds “Embraced Stocks as a Safe Investment”

Updated: March 18, 2020

Public pension funds were running deficits even when the bull market was going strong. Now, a swift downturn in global stock markets has hit. Look at the percentage that U.S. public pension funds had invested in equities just before the big price plummet.

When and Why We Said "… Stocks Should Gap Down at Monday's Open."

Updated: March 17, 2020

On March 13, Steve Hochberg and Robert Prechter also saw an unusual "Recurring Pattern" in the Dow: They presented it to subscribers that day. See what they saw, right now.

This Will Signal the Bear Market’s Halfway Point

Updated: March 16, 2020

Despite the highly dramatic behavior of the stock market, many market participants have been remarkably calm. It’s as if they presume that the bull market will return any day now. Ironically, such a sentiment indicates the opposite. Here’s what our just-published March Elliott Wave Theorist has to say.

S&P 500: How Elliott Wave Analysis Shows WHEN the "Countertrend Higher" is Over

Updated: March 16, 2020

How do you know when the bounce is over and that the larger down trend is about to resume? This Chart of the Day shows that the answer can be as simple as A B C.

Stocks: How VXX May Show You When Sell-off Is Over

Updated: March 13, 2020

"Fear gauge" VIX spiked to unprecedented highs during this sell-off. Watch our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service editor show you how to use price action in a volatility ETN, VXX, to tell if a bottom may be in.

A Case Study in Calling the Top: See the Charts and Quotes

Updated: March 12, 2020

The crushing decline in the blue-chip indexes began in February: Our subscribers were ready. Yet Robert Prechter's Broad Market chart shows how the turn began before the Dow and S&P 500 went south.

Investing? Ignore the News & Watch These

Updated: March 12, 2020

EWI's Global Market Strategist on the two best ways to anticipate market moves. Yes, they work at a time like this.

Here’s What Signaled the End of Stock Market’s Upward Trend

Updated: March 12, 2020

Financial history shows that many investors commit to a stock market trend just when that trend is near an end. It happened around the times of both the 2000 and 2007 market peaks. Here’s what happened in 2020.

Europe: "Volatility goes viral."

Updated: March 10, 2020

To be an independent investor and avoid making the same mistakes as the herd, you need to keep an eye on EWs and supporting indicators. Here’s a sentiment indicator used by Global Markets Strategist Brian Whitmer...

Before Sell-Off, This Indicator Posted Its “Largest 1-Day Jump” in 10 Years

Updated: March 5, 2020

The stock market has a way of surprising investors at major trend turns. Learn how the market "expectations" of this group of Wall Street professionals were thoroughly dashed.

Coronavirus: Opportunities in the Chaos

Updated: March 2, 2020

Is the coronavirus to blame for the recent market mayhem? Might the chaos present opportunities for astute investors? EWI's Chief Asian-Pacific Analyst Mark Galasiewski and Socionomics Institute President Matt Lampert explain how you can get answers.

What We Said -- and Showed -- Before and After the Big Stock Market Fall

Updated: February 28, 2020

You've read it before, you'll read it again: Stocks fell on coronavirus fears. That’s the noise, now get the signal: time-tested indicators and chart patterns that anticipated the big fall beforehand.

U.S. Stocks Pro Service Forecast the Decline (Including Extended Hours!)

Updated: February 27, 2020

See the difference in "extended hours" vs. regular trading hours, PLUS how Elliott Wave analysis put subscribers in BOTH scenarios on the right side of this week's huge stock market move.

U.S Stocks: How 2 “Trendline Breaks” Anticipated Volatility Jump

Updated: February 27, 2020

Most financial headlines have stated that coronavirus fears are to blame for the big jump in stock market volatility. Yet those fears were around when the S&P 500 index recently hit a record high. There was a way to anticipate the volatility jump without pointing to any exogenous. Learn more by reviewing these two charts.

What Credit Spreads Are Saying about US Stocks

Updated: February 27, 2020

The pressure has been building on US stocks for a long time, from a technical standpoint. In the 2/27 Short Term Update, editor Steven Hochberg reviews what some of those key indicators have been saying. One indicator, credit spreads, is making a clarion statement right now about the potential for the U.S. stock market.

"What Were You Reading?" The Flash Service Chart Before the Big Decline

Updated: February 25, 2020

On February 24th, the U.S. stock market saw a huge one-day decline. Headlines blamed the coronavirus ... yet those stories are badly mistaken. Now see what did anticipate the big decline, days before it happened.

DOW Plunges -- Now Learn Why Coronavirus is NOT the Culprit

Updated: February 25, 2020

Coronavirus has been killing people around the world in January and February. Yet, the stock market kept popping to new record highs -- until now.

Take Investor Optimism... with a Grain of Salt

Updated: February 24, 2020

Did investors' extreme optimism actually accelerate the Dow's 1,000+ point collapse Monday? Unless you're familiar with Elliott, it may seem counterintuitive. Nonetheless, the answer is "Yes, absolutely." We have seen it again and again, throughout history. Learn why.

Why Monday's Sell-Off in Europe Was No Surprise

Updated: February 24, 2020

On February 24, some European markets tumbled as much as 4%. Blaming coronavirus is a handy explanation for sure -- but take a look at what patterns of investor psychology were showing one trading day earlier. Then decide for yourself if it really was “coronavirus fears” that sent markets lower.

S&P 500: A No-Nonsense Look at the 120-Point Drop

Updated: February 24, 2020

Do you ever stare at a chart and think, "If only I knew ahead of time, I would've pulled the trigger"? Monday's (Feb. 24) sudden 120+ point drop in the S&P 500 left most traders with that exact reaction.

How Moving Averages Help You to Define the Trend

Updated: February 21, 2020

The “moving average” is a technical indicator which has stood the test of time. Let a veteran market technician tell you what he’s learned from using moving averages over the years. Take a look at the first chart in the free guide: “How You Can Find High-Probability Trading Opportunities Using Moving Averages.”

S&P E-mini Traders: How Elliott Waves Help You Stay Nimble

Updated: February 19, 2020

Every trader knows the pain of getting in… and watching the market go against you. Elliott wave analysis gives you a unique ability to quickly reverse your market view -- and your position. Watch our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service editor show you how.

Why Does Europe Seem Like Such a Basket Case Right Now?

Updated: February 18, 2020

This eye-opening video goes beyond the financial markets. It hits at the heart of the question that bothers so many people today: Why does the "European experiment" appear to be failing? Watch our European Global Market Perspective contributor show you 10 charts you won't see anywhere else.

Coronavirus: One reason NOT to Panic

Updated: February 13, 2020

Did you know that the largest two epidemics of the past two decades -- SARS and Swine Flu -- did not crash the stock market. In fact… well, we won't spoil the surprise. Watch our Asian-Pacific market expert, Mark Galasiewski, explain why the coronavirus outbreak may not be "bad news" for investors.

Citrix Soars to Record Highs and NO -- Earnings Were Not the Reason

Updated: February 11, 2020

Can a successful stock market forecast happen with no knowledge of a company's earnings? YES! Our October forecast for Citrix, for example. See the chart and forecast that called for a rally to new highs.

New High in TSLA: Riding an Electric 200+% Move

Updated: February 4, 2020

Shares of Tesla (TSLA) just hit a record high. You'll find many opinions explaining the rally, after the fact. But what about before? Read these excerpts from our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast to see how we rode the 200+% move.

Tesla Hits a Record High. Watch How It Got Here -- and Learn What's Next

Updated: January 30, 2020

Tesla's stock has just hit a record high of $650 per share. Watch how a price gap in TSLA price chart alerted our Trader's Classroom subscribers to the rally. You'll also get a forecast as to what's next for TSLA.

The One Thing You Must Do to Be a Successful Trader

Updated: January 29, 2020

Losing money hurts. Every trader knows that awful feeling. Yet, as our Trader's Classroom instructor Jeffrey Kennedy points out, "…you will lose money trading, guaranteed. It's part of the game. The trick is…" Learn what it is in this free video

Coronavirus and the Big Decline in the Hang Seng: A Connection?

Updated: January 28, 2020

Hong Kong has seen political upheaval for months, plus a recent corona virus outbreak in mainland China: Did these news stories drive the big decline in Hong Kong's major stock index, the Hang Seng? Chart of the Day answers the question.

Coronavirus vs. Chinese, Hong Kong Stocks: Who Leads, Who Follows?

Updated: January 24, 2020

When you glance at the news, it's hard not to feel scared. You might think that stocks in China and Hong Kong sold off only after the news of coronavirus broke. But watch this short video by our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor for some very surprising answers.

Is an Accommodative Fed Bullish for the Stock Market?

Updated: January 24, 2020

The conventional wisdom says that the Federal Reserve has a great deal of influence over the economy and the stock market. However, EWI’s research shows that this is a flat-out myth. See for yourself.

Nike Stock "Soars on Bad Headlines"? Just Do... Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: January 24, 2020

Can a company’s “fundamentals” be good, if a flood of bad stories about it are in the news? And do those things even matter to share price? See the chart that answers those questions.

Yo, Non-Profits: Here's Your Strategy for 2020

Updated: January 21, 2020

Whether you run a charity, you volunteer or you love to give to your favorite causes, you can use the stock market to signal if society is feeling generous or if contributions will be harder to come by--and then you can strategize accordingly. Get the lowdown on how to foresee likely giving trends in the year ahead when you watch this excerpt from 20 Trends You Can Anticipate in 2020.

This Stock Market Sentiment Measure Hits a Record High

Updated: January 14, 2020

This chart of a stock market sentiment measure is revealing.

Tesla Soars to Record Highs: Here's the "Naked" Truth as to Why

Updated: January 14, 2020

Tesla's share price went from a months-long sideways crawl to a late October break out, on the way to all-time highs. See the forecast that anticipated much of the rally that Tesla's market value to nearly $90 billion, more than GM and Ford combined.

3 ETFs to "Play" Chinese Stocks in 2020

Updated: January 10, 2020

Watch this quick video where our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor, Mark Galasiewski, gives you a surprising insight into the Chinese stock market -- and the three ETFs that just had a bullish breakout.

Does the U.S. / Iran Conflict Spell Trouble for Stocks?

Updated: January 7, 2020

Financial journalists linked the U.S. airstrike in Iraq which killed an Iranian general with the DJIA’s triple-digit decline on Jan. 3. But, was the airstrike the real reason for the stock market’s tumble? Learn what market sentiment and the Elliott wave model were saying before Jan. 3.

Canada Goose: "What If" You Could Have Seen Where Prices are Today -- One Year AGO!

Updated: January 6, 2020

A year ago, EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy saw a simple Elliott Wave pattern for Canada Goose (GOOS) and made a long-term forecast. See the "before and after" for yourself, via this Chart of the Day.

NASDAQ: Watch a “Trend Channel,” See What’s Next

Updated: January 3, 2020

Classic technical patterns in price charts have stood the test of time. Indeed, about 90 years ago, Ralph Nelson Elliott – the “Father of the Wave Principle” – described important details about the so-called parallel trend channel. Learn how that applies to the tech-heavy NASDAQ as we kick off 2020.

2 MORE Signs of an Epic Financial Complacency

Updated: December 27, 2019

As the longest bull market in history persists, many investors are complacent about stocks and other risk assets. Ironically, volatility has a way of erupting just when investors increase their bullish bets. This chart is enlightening.

Stock Market “Melt-Up”? Here’s What You Need to Know

Updated: December 23, 2019

Right now, some equity strategists are calling for a stock market “melt-up.” Is there evidence for such a forecast or does this expression of market enthusiasm merely describe a rise that has already occurred? Let’s look at another time when the term “melt-up” was widely mentioned...

U.S. Stocks: What to Make of This “Back Up the Truck!” Optimism

Updated: December 17, 2019

Here’s the stock market sentiment of a chief financial economist: “buy, buy, buy.” Why such optimism? In a nutshell, waning geopolitical risks. Learn EWI’s interpretation of such “great” news.

Foreign Buyers Piling Into U.S. Stocks: Bullish or Bearish?

Updated: December 17, 2019

As early as 1996, we at EWI noticed that "heavy foreign buying" of U.S. stocks tends to correspond to certain critical junctures in the markets. Right now is one of those moments. Watch our Elliott Wave Financial Forecast co-editor explain what this likely means.

Sony Corp. Soars to an 18-Year High: A Day in the Life of Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: December 13, 2019

After a 30 percent decline into March 2019, the conventional wisdom was "thumbs down" on electronics giant Sony (SNE). Now see the forecast that called a huge turn, with a rally that carried Sony to its highest price in years.

European Markets: "Exactly what we would expect…"

Updated: December 13, 2019

The year is wrapping up, so let's take a fly-over view of Europe. Watch as our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor shows you some eye-opening statistics -- and puts it in the all-important Elliott wave perspective.

A “Buy Signal” for This Global Stock Market?

Updated: December 12, 2019

Some global markets get more coverage than others. Let us call your attention to one market that may not get a lot of headlines, but which may present investors with a current opportunity. Our global analyst explains why...

Why the Future Looks Precarious for This Global Technology Index

Updated: December 10, 2019

When the crowd hops aboard a financial trend, it’s usually time to hop off. Now, the “ultimate” crowd plans to buy into a major global sector – and do so in an aggressive way. Is this a sign of an imminent reversal?

"Can I use Elliott waves in a market like…"?

Updated: December 6, 2019

We often get asked if you can apply Elliott waves to markets other than the DJIA, or the FTSE. The answer is a decided "Yes!" Watch our Global Market Perspective contributor walk you through wave patterns (and supporting indicators) in South Korea's KOSPI stock index.

The "Calm Before the Craziness"

Updated: December 5, 2019

If you want to get "comfy and cozy," pick another place besides the stock market. After a stretch of calmness, "very bullish" investors have been jolted. Here's how an Elliott wave perspective could have helped you prepare for the recent spike in volatility.

Target Stock: High-Confidence Trading is Always in Season

Updated: December 4, 2019

Do recent sales data drive a retail company's share price? See a case-in-point that answers this question -- and lots more -- for the big retailer, Target (TGT).

September 2019 Elliott wave Theorist

Updated: December 3, 2019

How Wave Personalities Help You Forecast the Depth of Corrections

Updated: December 3, 2019

When you watch Elliott waves unfold in your price charts, you are watching human psychology in action. It's not surprising, then, that each Elliott wave has its own "personality." And it pays to know them -- here's how.

U.S. Stocks: An “Optimism” Indicator Hits a 13-Month Extreme

Updated: December 3, 2019

Waves of optimism and pessimism drive the stock market. When extremes in either sentiment are reached, watch for a swing in the other direction. Here are the sentiment readings from a recent survey...

4 Conservative Ways to Trade with Elliott Waves

Updated: December 2, 2019

The Elliott wave theory is one thing… Elliott wave practice is quite another. Watch this clip from our "Wave Principle Applied” e-course to learn 4 "conservative" ways to establish trading entries using time-tested Elliott wave signals.

2019: Why It May Mark a Stock Market Milestone

Updated: November 29, 2019

Financial history suggests that 2019 may be pivotal for the U.S. stock market. The just-published December Elliott Wave Theorist explains why through 12 illuminating charts. Take a look at these two sample charts ...

Stock Market Rally: Here's What a Key Momentum Indicator Reveals

Updated: November 26, 2019

Most stock market investors are aware of whether the prices of the main indexes have been rising or falling, but some are unaware of highly useful technical indicators. At least one of those indicators is sending an important message, just as fund managers make a "huge switch" from cash into stocks ...

Disney: The Happiest Stock on Earth... Here's the Real Reason Why

Updated: November 19, 2019

A careful look at Disney's share price shows that its record-breaking rally launched BEFORE the favorable news on November 13. See how investors could have anticipated Disney's powerful upside move.

S&P's Rally Was in the Cards -- Actually, the Waves

Updated: November 15, 2019

Friday's (Nov. 15) jump in U.S. stocks is being primarily attributed to "trade-deal optimism." But the real story lies in the charts. A common Elliott wave pattern called a "triangle," to be exact.

"Credit Impulse": We're Watching It, And So Should You

Updated: November 15, 2019

Credit is the lifeblood of modern economy. Watch as our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor takes a close look at today's "credit impulse" readings and explains the implications.

How Stock Market "Growth" Funds Can Falter Big-Time

Updated: November 14, 2019

Stock pickers and actively managed funds face big-time risk even if the broad market is climbing. Investing for "growth" is one of the riskiest strategies. Learn how a highly valued start-up has disappointed badly and then look at the performance of this fund...

"Follow the Leader?" No, Follow the Leaders' Leader -- Here's How.

Updated: November 14, 2019

There is a stock whose performance is a bellwether not just for its sector, or even its native country's economy -- but the global economy. No, it's not Google or Alibaba. Watch as our monthly Global Market Perspective contributor explains.

Pinpointing an Opportunity in This "Global Market Leader"

Updated: November 12, 2019

The stock price of this "global market leader" had taken a pause early in 2019. But one of EWI's global analysts called for a resumption of a rally. Since then, the value of the stock has increased by more than 50%. Take a look at this just-published chart and learn what our global analyst is saying now...

Travelers Companies' (TRV) 8% Crash: Bad Earnings Report, Or…?

Updated: November 11, 2019

October 2019 saw insurance giant Travelers Companies' stock plummet 12% to an eight-month low. Mainstream analysis cited a "lukewarm" Q3 earnings report for the selloff. But was there a way to anticipate Travelers' crash before then? Yes, as it happens.

How You Could've Spotted the Rally "No One Saw Coming"

Updated: November 8, 2019

Looking back, it's easy to attribute the latest rally in stocks to the news about the U.S.-China trade war. But were there any bullish signs before the news? Watch for answers.

Stocks: Why Bullish Sentiment Alone Is Not Everything

Updated: November 8, 2019

The CNN Fear & Greed index is a popular tool among traders. It shows you whether most market participants are bullish or bearish, which you can use as a contrarian indicator. But watch as our U.S. Stocks Intraday Pro Service editor shows you why extreme sentiment alone is not a very precise tool.

Two Stock Indexes Make Significant Breakouts

Updated: November 8, 2019

The November issue of Global Market Perspective just published. It’s packed with insights and forecasts for every major market in the world – including stocks, cryptos, forex, precious metals and more.

Why the Phrase “Speculators Are Certain” Should Worry You

Updated: November 7, 2019

There is a group of investors know as Large Speculators. Banks and other big financial institutions, these investors tend to get "caught in wrong-way bets at the wrong time." Take a look at what happened last October, for example.

What 2019 IPOs vs. 2018 IPOs Tell You About the Trend

Updated: November 7, 2019

In 2007, EWI's global analysts saw telltale signs of an impending global "financial flameout" months before the start of the Great Recession. In 2019, one of those signs is showing up again. This chart is telling …

How the Stock Market Can Turn on a Dime

Updated: October 31, 2019

Investor psychology plays out in the same patterns everywhere in the world. In other words, investor behavior in one country does not differ from any other country. With that in mind, the dramatic price action in this nation's main stock index should give pause to stock investors everywhere. Take a look at this stunning chart...

U.S. Dollar: "Reserve Currency" Status in Danger?

Updated: October 30, 2019

More and more you hear around the world that there are attempts to challenge the US dollar's "reserve currency" status. Our Head of Global Research gives you his take on a recent policy move by Russia -- and on the buck's long-term prospects.

Stocks and Home Runs at Record Highs: More than a Coincidence

Updated: October 29, 2019

Baseball's sultans of swing belted a record number of longballs this year while stocks also reached record heights. You might think it's a coincidence, but 140+ years of history reveal otherwise. See the surprising correlation for yourself.

U.S. Stocks: "A Thin Reed to Lean On"

Updated: October 29, 2019

EWI's analysts use an array of technical indicators to make stock market assessments. The question always is: What do these indicators suggest for the future price path of the main indexes? Here's what our U.S. Short Term Update said about one indicator, which involves "diverging" price behavior between two stock indexes...

Raising a Red Flag for U.S. Real Estate

Updated: October 24, 2019

Is financial history set to repeat in the U.S. housing market? Well, be on your guard because the "extreme psychology" that was on display nearly 15 years ago is back -- and even bigger than before! Here are the details...

European Stocks: Look at "Parts" to See the "Whole"

Updated: October 24, 2019

A healthy stock market depends on the health of its individual components. Watch as our European markets expert dissects the four components of the Stoxx 600, a pan-European stock market index -- and see a surprising picture emerge.

Boeing's Worst 2-Day Decline in a Decade: What REALLY Caused the Tailspin?

Updated: October 23, 2019

Shares Boeing took a huge hit on the 18th and 21st of October: ALL of the conventional wisdom agreed why. Yet see the chart and forecast that anticipated the price decline, a week before it happened.

The Elliott Wave Principle: A "Marvel" of Technical Analysis

Updated: October 18, 2019

Just when you thought there'd been every possible adaptation of the Marvel comics movie franchise, we've thought of one more: A Marvel installment based on financial market analysis.

1, 2, 3… Third "Mania" in Progress Now

Updated: October 17, 2019

When you observe market behavior for a couple of decades, you'll see some things you'd never thought were possible. Watch our Financial Forecast co-editor share what has surprised him over the years -- and what he's watching now.

A Simple Bar Chart Pattern to Alert You to BIG Moves

Updated: October 17, 2019

Technical market analysis doesn't have to be complicated, the long-time editor of our Trader's Classroom tells his subscribers. Watch Jeffrey Kennedy show you a simple bar chart pattern you can start using today to spot trend reversals. (Markets: GOLD; SIRI, ROKU.)

Can U.S. Financial Authorities Prevent a Bear Market?

Updated: October 15, 2019

The widespread notion persists that central banks hold a large sway over financial markets. No less than the chief economist of a major global bank just expressed that view. EWI's analysts argue otherwise. Here's why it's unwise to view the Fed or other financial authorities as a "safety net" for stock investors...

See For Yourself How "Five Up" and "Three Down" Recently Worked in the S&P

Updated: October 15, 2019

From Oct. 1st thru Oct. 11th, our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service twice saw a 5-up, 3-down Elliott Wave pattern. Now you can see them too, and what we said at the time.

How Junk Bonds Send a Warning to Stock Investors

Updated: October 10, 2019

Financial history teaches many lessons. Let's look at a notable "divergence" which occurred before the historic 2007 stock market top. Learn why this divergence served as an early-warning sign for stocks so you can apply the lesson currently and in the future.

U.S. Stocks: Fewer & Fewer Party Goers

Updated: October 9, 2019

"If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." This old adage equally applies to the stock market. Watch as this video compares the recent performances of several key U.S. stock indexes -- and explains the implications.

Learn to Count Waves Correctly… 4 Minute Clip

Updated: October 8, 2019

There are some basic rules to follow when you put Elliott wave labels on a price chart. Watch this quick clip for a few simple dos and don’ts. (Market in focus: Starbucks, SBUX).

The "Space Race": What Stock Investors Should Know

Updated: October 8, 2019

The DJIA started a 36% decline near the time a major magazine published a story about man's ambition to go to the moon. Just recently, the same magazine featured an almost identical cover. Here's what EWI's analysts have to say about it ...

See How This One Stock Index Shows a "Global Phenomenon"

Updated: October 4, 2019

Sometimes, you can learn about the market's trend from unexpected places. In this video, our Asian-Pacific Opportunity Expert shows you what the price action in South Korea's KOSPI 200 tells you about global investor mood -- and its implications.

Lyft, Uber, WeWork, and on: From IPO Unicorns to Downed Horses

Updated: October 3, 2019

Lyft, Uber, Peloton, WeWork, Endeavor -- the list of "unicorn" startups suffering the dreaded IPO-curse continues, prompting one October 1 Yahoo Finance to confirm: "The tides are turning for the IPO market." However, as early as last November Elliott waves already warned that investors were in for a "harsh" buzz kill. The full story can't be missed.

A "Manufactured" Reason for This Stock Market Sell-Off

Updated: October 3, 2019

EWI continues to shout from the rooftop that news and events do not determine the stock market's trend. Yet, many investors continue to believe so. Here's what the price pattern of the stock market would look like if investors actually reacted to the day's news rationally...

Exactly What We Said Before the Dow's Two-Day 1,000 point (intraday) Decline

Updated: October 3, 2019

This week saw a huge move in the Dow Industrials: What did we say, and when did we say it? Watch for yourself and get the answer, in Chart of the Day.

DJIA: "Volatility Breaks a Trend"

Updated: October 1, 2019

EWI's analysts regularly review over 100 stock market indicators to help them "assess the correct interpretation of the wave structure." Get key insights into one of these time-tested indicators as you take a look at this revealing chart...

U.S. Stocks: See What This Time-Tested Indicator Says About Trend Now

Updated: September 25, 2019

The advance-decline ratio is not the kind of stock market indicator you often hear about on 6 o'clock news. Yet, this may be precisely the reason to keep an eye on it. Watch our U.S. Stocks Intraday Pro Service editor show you how it performed in the past, and what it's showing for stocks next.

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"?

Updated: September 19, 2019

While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free video.

U.S. Dollar: Why Bulls May Soon Get Disappointed

Updated: September 18, 2019

As early as Q1 2018, Elliott wave patterns in price charts of the U.S. Dollar Index told us to expect stronger dollar. Now, the waves are telling us to expect a major shift. See why in this video by our Chief Currency Strategist -- and be sure to join us on September 19-26 for our Open House event, when you can read our Pro Services forecasts free for 1 week.

See Why This Key Stock Is at a "Very Precarious Juncture"

Updated: September 17, 2019

Since the start of this bull market in 2009, the London Stock Exchange Group's stock has done very well: It's up 20x, thank you very much. It's also up almost 100% over the past year. So, why worry? Watch this free video for an eye-opening answer.

Dow Industrials: "Fear to Complacency in a Blink"

Updated: September 12, 2019

The character of the stock market can change rapidly. That's why it's important to stay on top of the unfolding Elliott wave pattern and other market indicators. For example, one key indicator has just undergone a "swift reversal," as this chart shows...

Keep Your Eyes Peeled: Triangles Are Everywhere! (NYSE: TSN)

Updated: September 12, 2019

You've seen those moments on price charts. First, the price swings wide. Then it swings more narrowly. Then the sideways swings get smaller and smaller, until... boom! Prices spike.

Dollar General: Seeing the Bullish Trend BEFORE Q2 "Crushed" It

Updated: September 9, 2019

Dollar General's Q2 earnings report published Aug. 29th: Yet two weeks earlier, Trader's Classroom showed a bullish Elliott Wave set-up on DG's price chart. See it now in Chart of the Day.

Flo Rida vs. Lil Nas X: What Pop Music Tells You About Stocks

Updated: September 6, 2019

What can you learn about the coming stock market trends by tracking popular music styles? A lot! Watch the co-editor of our monthly Financial Forecast examine pop music hits over time and show you the implications for investors.

S&P 500 vs. ASX 200: How to Time One Using the Other

Updated: September 5, 2019

Market sentiment -- especially its extremes, bullish or bearish -- can give you important clues about the trend. But not all global markets have their own sentiment measures. What to do? Watch this video where our Global Market Perspective contributor explains one way.

ROKU Hits New Record! When Did You Get on This "Runaway Train"?

Updated: September 3, 2019

With Roku, Inc. shares soaring 370% in 2019 to become the world's #1 TV streaming service, one analyst dubbed the company a "runaway train" on August 8. Here's what helped our Trader's Classroom subscribers get on this "train" back in May.

How NOT to Panic When Looking at a New Price Chart

Updated: August 28, 2019

You ever find yourself staring at a price chart and not knowing how to read it? It's easy to feel a little panicked at moments like that. In fact, says, the editor of our Trader's Classroom Jeffrey Kennedy, he used to feel that way almost all the time.

U.S. Stocks: See What Can Happen After Volume Contracts

Updated: August 27, 2019

The DJIA's trading volume has just done something that rarely happens. Indeed, it's only the third time it's occurred since 1987. If you're not a subscriber, you can find out exactly what this suggests for stocks in the immediate weeks ahead via "U.S. Markets Free Week."

4 Tools to help You Spot Stock Market Tops

Updated: August 27, 2019

Could you have spotted the August reversal in stocks -- before it happened? Only the hindsight is 20/20, of course -- but even so, there are tools you can employ to spot trend reversals with high confidence.

Hong Kong Protests: Why It's a "BUY" Signal

Updated: August 26, 2019

Protests in Hong Kong have now entered their 2nd month. The mainstream investment world is worried. Is it time to sell the Hang Seng and Shanghai Composite? For a different take, watch this Bloomberg TV interview with our Asian-Pacific Opportunities Expert.

Fibonacci Numbers, “Golden Ratio” – and Global Financial Markets

Updated: August 22, 2019

The Fibonacci sequence governs wave formations in the stock market. See a chart of a global market where the Golden Ratio is clearly evident...

A Revealing Insight into the "Personality" of the Stock Market's Unfolding Elliott Wave

Updated: August 20, 2019

Every Elliott wave has a "personality," or specific characteristics. Get important insights into the current wave so you can prepare for what our analysts anticipate next in the stock market.

S&P 500 Index: Clear Signs of an "Ebbing Ebullience"

Updated: August 15, 2019

Investor psychology drives stock market prices. So, it pays to study sentiment measures. This chart shows two sentiment measures that warned of the current stock market sell-off in early July.

Elliott Waves: "Simple" Does the Trick

Updated: August 15, 2019

You may have heard that Elliott wave analysis is "complicated." It can be -- just about anything could be made complicated.

What Investor Risk Tolerance Today Suggests for Stocks Tomorrow

Updated: August 13, 2019

When investors go from "full steam ahead" to shunning risk, watch out! This change in investor psychology can show up as rapid price moves in the stock market. With that in mind, consider these two ways to gauge investors' risk tolerance...

TEVA Stock: What a Long, Bad Trip It's Been

Updated: August 13, 2019

In October 2018, EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy said pharma giant Teva was in danger of falling below a boundary line that would push prices "below $10 a share." In turn, the stock fell to 17-year lows, before Teva’s negative fundamentals made news.

"Pinch Me": How to Build Your Ideal, Custom Technical Indicator Page

Updated: August 9, 2019

You know that there are hundreds of technical market indicators out there. Some of the most popular include oscillators, moving averages, trend channels... You've also seen names like MACD, SMI and Stochastics that some traders swear by.

How "Fundamentals" Failed This Major Global Corporation

Updated: August 8, 2019

Many investors believe that a company's stock price follows its “fundamentals.” However, that’s not always the case. The story of this international conglomerate tells the tale. Take a look at this chart...

[UPDATED] The "Down Arrow" in the Dow We Showed Subscribers on July 29th

Updated: August 7, 2019

See the forecast and chart (complete with the directional arrow) we showed subscribers well before the "trade wars" story supposedly drove down the Dow.

Chinese Yuan, Hong Kong's Hang Seng: What the Two Have in Common

Updated: August 7, 2019

China's currency is in the news -- "It's falling!" -- but as it's often the case, it's the kind of move that was in the cards long ago. Watch as our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor explains more, and also see how the yuan is not the only market that's been destined to fall.

Is Bitcoin Really in A World of its Own? Why It Matters to Your Portfolio

Updated: August 6, 2019

Conventional financial wisdom claims that bitcoin's performance is "not correlated" with that of Blue-Chip stock indexes. This claim is easy enough to check: See the evidence for yourself.

How a Fractured Stock Market Tells You What's Next

Updated: August 6, 2019

A fractured market is an unhealthy market. This group of market leaders turned down well before the main indexes' ongoing jump in volatility. Review this chart and commentary...

What Baseball's "Bonkers" Homeruns Tell You About the Stock Market

Updated: August 5, 2019

As stocks are flashing red on Wall Street, what indicators can you turn to in order to figure out the stock market's next move? Watch as the co-editor of our monthly Financial Forecast shares with you an indicator you won't see anywhere else.

Look Who's Plowing $1,000,000,000,000 into Stocks

Updated: August 1, 2019

Some of the biggest players on Wall Street include institutional investors like pension funds and mutual funds. There's another group of "big players" that is taking its stock market investments into the stratosphere. This ties in with what the July Elliott Wave Theorist has to say...

Chipotle (CMG): How to Combine the "Old" with the "New"

Updated: August 1, 2019

Do you have a favorite technical analysis indicator? Maybe Japanese candlesticks, or the Head & Shoulders price pattern, or... Elliott waves?

One Big Reason to Beware Mainstream Market Forecasts

Updated: July 30, 2019

Market opinions are a dime a dozen. Investors would do well to ignore most of them. Here's why...

A Big Sign of an Epic Financial Complacency

Updated: July 25, 2019

Why engage in the effort of stock market research when you can just buy an index fund? That seems to be the attitude of an explosive number of investors. One CEO of a capital firm describes the passive investing trend as "herding behavior." Indeed, the July Elliott Wave Theorist predicts where this herding behavior will take stock market prices into the year 2021...

S&P 500: See How We Forecast a Near-Term Low and Rally

Updated: July 23, 2019

Analysts Robert Kelly shows the charts, indicators and Elliott Wave pattern he used to anticipate the recent low and rally in the S&P 500.

This Price Pattern Can Prepare You for Swift Moves

Updated: July 18, 2019

In this episode of ETV, Murray Gunn -- EWI's European Short Term Update Editor -- teaches you about one Elliott wave pattern that can prepare you for explosive moves in your markets.

Want to See What’s Next for the Economy? Try This.

Updated: July 16, 2019

Would you like to know what the health of the economy will be like months ahead of time? This rarely discussed "economic indicator" has a history of serving as a useful guide. See for yourself...

Costco Hits Record Highs: Could You See the Rally Coming?

Updated: July 12, 2019

Costco's share price has outperformed in 2019 -- yet as late as March, financial news sources painted a confusing picture. Not so with Trader's Classroom forecasts: See the evidence for yourself.

Add This Price Pattern to Your Trading Arsenal

Updated: July 11, 2019

One of the easiest Elliott wave patterns to spot on a price chart is an ending diagonal. It looks like an arrow. And when it ends, prices reverse fast back to its origin.

Worried About the Fed? Don’t Be -- Here’s Why

Updated: July 10, 2019

Millions of investors analyze the Fed's every word. But do central banks control financial markets? It's time to take a close look at the data.

Fibonacci Numbers in Asian Stocks: Watch

Updated: July 10, 2019

Hong Kong's Hang Seng stock index recently reversed its June rally -- and the reversal came at the Fibonacci .618 retracement point. Watch to see what this implies for Hang Seng from here.

Pot Stocks: Ready to Grow Up?

Updated: July 9, 2019

Companies capitalizing on the cannabis boom are beginning to generate profits and expand rapidly through M&As. They are also starting to get accepted by state and national governments, global corporations, celebrities -- and institutional and mainstream investors. Time to invest in pot stocks? Get answers -- free -- in this excerpt from our April 2019 Global Market Perspective Special Report.

Almost ALL Stock Market Reversals Exhibit This One Trait

Updated: July 9, 2019

Elliott Wave International analysts study more than 100 indicators. Among them are indicators which provide insights into the stock market's momentum. Take a look at this revealing chart...

Stocks: Why Small Caps Bear Close Attention

Updated: July 2, 2019

The S&P 500 index is widely followed but it by no means tells the whole story of the stock market. Get important insights into the performance of another index as you look at this chart ...

Why 2nd Waves Can Lead to "Exciting Opportunities"

Updated: June 28, 2019

In this 2-minute video, our European Short-Term Update editor, Murray Gunn, shows you how to identify the end of 2nd wave corrections -- and prepare for "exciting opportunities."

CME Group: The Power of an Exit Strategy - Even When You Don't Need It

Updated: June 28, 2019

In early April, CME's "fundamentals" were all wrong for a rally in share price. Now see the Elliott Wave pattern that got it right.

See the Chart from the Day the Dow Industrials Turned Higher

Updated: June 24, 2019

Subscribers to our monthly and 3x per week services were ready for the Dow's June rally. Yet check out this chart from our intraday service, which forecast the turn on the day it happened.

Tesla Shares Fall Over a Cliff: But Who's Behind the Wheel?

Updated: June 20, 2019

In early February Tesla shares were near $320: some forecasts called for "$400 and beyond." Now see why Elliott wave analysis (correctly) saw trouble ahead for the auto titan.

Trouble in Hong Kong: What Stocks Can Tell You About What's Next

Updated: June 19, 2019

Hong Kong protests have been in the news lately. Analysts often blame any trouble in the stock market on the trouble in the streets -- but in Hong Kong, it's been precisely the other way around. Watch, it's a fascinating, quick story.

Should Stock Investors Prepare for an Oil "Shock"?

Updated: June 18, 2019

Countless news articles have stated how the oil market influences the stock market, but sometimes these articles offer opposing explanations. How can investors find out the real relationship between oil and stock prices? This chart will make the answer clear as day...

Tilray Shares: Managing Risk and a Missed Forecast - A Brief Case Study

Updated: June 13, 2019

Your trading method should help you succeed: but, your method should also help you manage risk. See a forecast that did not work out, yet that did have an excellent "B" plan.

Stocks: Looking Under the Hood of All Those 52-Week Highs

Updated: June 13, 2019

Fundamental analysts study factors outside of the market. Technical analysts focus on the market itself. Learn what an important technical indicator is currently revealing. Plus, get insights into two others that we are watching closely...

Germany's DAX Index: When Sentiment Says "Boom," Prices Say Achtung (Warning)!

Updated: June 12, 2019

In early 2018, bullish sentiment for Germany's DAX was far and wide ... just before a 20 percent decline. Yet, our GMP subscribers were ready for the big turn.

How Investors Get Fooled by Financial Headline “Flip-Flops”

Updated: June 11, 2019

On June 7, the Dow Industrials climbed 263 points even as the latest U.S. jobs numbers disappointed. See how financial journalists scrambled to make the big news of the day fit the stock market's price action -- and learn how to forecasts stocks without relying on the news.

FAANG: Update on the "Story of the Year"

Updated: June 6, 2019

A government sling-shot is taking aim at corporate technology giants. Plus, investors in the FAANG stocks are not sleeping too well at night. Take a look at this chart...

Our Forecast Anticipated the S&P 500 Rally: The "Powell Effect" Came LATER

Updated: June 6, 2019

The "Powell Effect" supposedly led to the S&P 500 rally that began on June 4th. Yet a simple timeline shows you the facts about what came first. This Chart of the Day also shows you what a real forecast looks like.

End of a Trend… Then a 93% Plunge

Updated: June 4, 2019

Elliott wave analysis is successfully applied to all equity markets around the globe. Learn how one of our global Elliott wave experts warned subscribers of "an impending change of direction" for a stock market sector...

Marriott Stock Soars DESPITE the Biggest Cyberattack in History?

Updated: June 4, 2019

There was every reason for investors to “check out” of hotel giant Marriott, as a flood of bad news arrived in February. But now see and hear why there was a good reason to “stay.”

Elliott Wave Tips of the "Trade"

Updated: June 3, 2019

What's the number one rule governing whether a market's price chart presents a high-probability opportunity -- or failure? If you don't know the answer, it's time for a refresher Elliott wave crash course! Our FREE video lesson takes you back to the basics and paves the way to a more favorable trading future. Watch it now!

U.S. / China Trade: Why the Media's Favorite Market "Catalyst" Misleads

Updated: May 30, 2019

The financial press is filled with stories that link the status of U.S. / China trade talks with the stock market's action. Just a little research will show you why linking the two is misleading...

Stocks: The Most Important Indicator (Other Than Price)

Updated: May 28, 2019

Elliott wave analysts keep a constant eye on the market's price pattern. Yet, which indicator ranks #2 in importance? EWI's president reveals the answer. Plus, see a chart which shows what's going on with this indicator now...

Social Media, Social Mood and the Coming Chorus of "More Harm Than Good!"

Updated: May 28, 2019

Because tech stocks remain a focal point of public enthusiasm, the sector continues to provide valuable clues about society's progress from optimism to pessimism. This European Financial Forecast excerpt explains what this enthusiasm means for stocks across the board.

Artificial Intelligence: 3 Reasons to Fear a b-A.I.-r Market

Updated: May 21, 2019

You name the industry -- from cyber-security to healthcare, telecom to transportation, big data to... baby diapers! -- high growth companies across the globe are investing in Artificial Intelligence technology at an astounding rate. But could there be a reason to fear a boom-bust cycle ahead? No... there are three reasons!

Is 15-Year High in Consumer Confidence Bullish for Stocks?

Updated: May 21, 2019

The mainstream media always finds a "reason" for a trading day's stock market action. For example, as stocks were rising intraday on May 17, journalists cited the historically high May consumer confidence numbers. But, is consumer sentiment a "cause" or an "effect"?

The Junk Bond Market's Message is Loud and Clear

Updated: May 16, 2019

Investor sentiment in the junk-bond market usually correlates with stock market sentiment – and major reversals in both. This chart and commentary provides you with insights.

These Two S&P E-mini Recommendations Covered a LOT of Ground

Updated: May 16, 2019

The first half of May 2019 saw a large dip in the S&P 500 – watch this Chart of the Day to see exactly how our recommendations had Flash subscribers prepared.

How Elliott Transforms Options Trading

Updated: May 10, 2019

CNBC commentator and trader Todd Gordon explains how Elliott Wave analysis offers unique benefits for trading options.

War! Good or Bad for Stocks?

Updated: May 9, 2019

Does the DJIA rise more often during times of war or peace? You might be surprised when you review these six charts.

Here’s A Cannabis Stock Forecast Before-After

Updated: May 8, 2019

In this interview with Dana Weeks, Jeffrey Kennedy describes the cannabis stock opportunity he spotted, and what prices did afterward.

A Useful Perspective on Tech-Stock Boom

Updated: May 8, 2019

Call it a "boom" within a boom: the love of technology sector wrapped within an extreme optimism toward the broad stock market. This chart -- which includes eye-opening sentiment figures -- helps to tell the story.

Amazon Stock & The Offensive Lineman of Elliott Analysis

Updated: May 7, 2019

See how Jeffrey Kennedy anticipated the December turn higher in Amazon, and the still-higher rally in March and April.

You Can Outsmart the "Smart Money" Crowd

Updated: May 6, 2019

This chart from our May Elliott Wave Financial Forecast shows you a setup that speaks volumes about the next move in the stock market: Large Specs' current net-short position in VIX futures.

Corporate Earnings and Stock Prices: Is There Really a Correlation?

Updated: May 2, 2019

It seems to make sense that rising corporate earnings would equate to rising stock prices, and vice versa. But, the stock market is not governed by logic. With earnings season in full swing, it's a good time to examine the widespread belief that earnings drive stock prices.

Robert Prechter's Latest Elliott Wave Theorist: Triangles Past and Present in the Dow Industrials

Updated: May 1, 2019

You can recognize the triangle pattern literally at a glance. It unfolds in a very specific part of the larger pattern. See the triangles past and present that Bob Prechter himself sees, in his just-published Elliott Wave Theorist.

See How We Answered Our Own Question About "Opportunity" in Cannabis

Updated: April 24, 2019

On April 17th we made a bullish recommendation for a large cannabis stock. See what happened the very next day, and beyond.

U.S. Stocks: "Melt-Up" or Melt-Down?

Updated: April 23, 2019

Many investors believe the stock market stage is set for an explosion -- to the upside. At the same time, this indicator has been "collapsing" while another key indicator has been "tepid at best." Here are the details...

The Greater the Wealth Gap, the Harder the Stock Market Falls?

Updated: April 18, 2019

The more the wealth gap grows, the closer the stock market gets to a major peak. See the evidence for yourself during the previous two times the "gap" grew, and the market hit major long-term highs.

Jeffrey Kennedy’s Opportunity, Todd Gordon’s Real Time Trade

Updated: April 16, 2019

See an analyst and a trader talk to each other about the charts and opportunity, as they carry out a trade in real-time.

Who Sees "Opportunity" In Cannabis?

Updated: April 12, 2019

See for yourself what happens when a previously forbidden vice becomes acceptable – not to mention profitable.

Why This Stocks Indicator Should Grab Your Attention

Updated: April 11, 2019

It's wise to put stock market data into context. EWI's Chief Market Analyst Steve Hochberg does just that with a sentiment measure that is flashing a "must-know" message. This chart and commentary reveals what you need to know now.

Are We In The “Golden Age of Cannabis”?

Updated: April 11, 2019

EWI anticipated legal cannabis in the U.S. more than a decade ago. Now listen to Mark Galasiewski's interview with Dana Weeks, about opportunities in cannabis stocks.

Todd Gordon: Trading, and Interviewing a “Trader’s Trader”

Updated: April 9, 2019

In his interview with Dana Weeks, Todd Gordon describes his interview with a trading legend, his keynote address at the "Money Show," and his Lulu trade.

Speculators’ Verdict on Stock Market's Future Volatility

Updated: April 9, 2019

Many Main Street investors are probably unaware that some of the highest-paid Wall Street professionals are consistently wrong at major market turns. With that in mind, learn about an extreme consensus these professionals have reached on this aspect of the stock market, so you can confidently prepare for what's next...

Falling Trade Deficit is Good for Stocks: True or False?

Updated: March 28, 2019

There are many widely held beliefs about the stock market that are simply untrue. Even professional market observers often neglect to investigate these "myths" for themselves -- and their clients. Consider the claim that a falling trade deficit is good for stocks, and vice versa. Here's what EWI's research has uncovered...

A Money Center Bank Falls to a 10-Plus Year Low: Now What?

Updated: March 27, 2019

From a high near $150 in 2007, Deutsche Bank's share price recently fell below $8. But is this the end of the long down trend? A hint comes from an Elliott Wave pattern that unfolds in three legs. See it for yourself in Chart of the Day.

What Bank Stocks Are Telling You About Stock Market (Again)

Updated: March 26, 2019

Stock prices in this prominent business sector are experiencing more turbulence than the general market. We discuss what this may mean for the main stock indexes, plus show you a revealing chart.

Why This Forecasting Method Fits the Stock Market Like a Glove

Updated: March 21, 2019

Elliott wave analysis is well-suited for a trend that's going on in stock market investing today. Learn about that trend, and why the Elliott wave method is ideal for many investors.

Robert Kelly on the S&P 500, the Trend in 2019, and the “Major Market Index”

Updated: March 21, 2019

Dana Weeks speaks with Robert Kelly on the recent new highs for 2019 in Blue Chip stock indexes.

A Question of Timing: Technical Vs. Fundamental Analysis

Updated: March 19, 2019

Technical analysis of the stock market is largely ignored by the financial press these days, despite evidence that this is a superior approach to fundamental analysis. See why that is, plus learn when you can expect technical analysis to make a return in popularity.

Chipotle Stock: Reading the "Clock" of Opportunity

Updated: March 19, 2019

Trader's Classroom subscribers were alerted well ahead of time that a potential big move was ahead in CMG (Chipotle Grill), days before it happened. See the forecast and "T14" pattern set-up that they saw.

Why Many Investors Want the "Happy Hour" Stock Market Tip

Updated: March 15, 2019

The typical investor does not form market views based on research but instead seeks the opinion of other market participants. Elliott wave patterns reflect shifts in crowd psychology before the herd joins in, thus giving independent investors an edge.

What’s a "Closing Streak" – And Why You Should Watch for Them

Updated: March 12, 2019

The late legendary market analyst Paul Macrae Montgomery made a notable observation about stock market "closing streaks." Learn what they are, and why this observation is relevant now as you take a look at this chart...

See for Yourself: Stocks Don't CARE About the Fed.

Updated: March 12, 2019

This Chart of Day video uses recent analysis from our monthly Elliott Wave Financial Forecast to show you, simply, why making your investment decisions on the Fed's interest rates policy is not always wise.

Greek Stocks: "A kick-off for revival?"

Updated: March 8, 2019

Are stocks in Greece near a bottom? Some signs suggest, yes. Learn more in this excerpt from our March 6 European Short Term Update.

Cars & Movie Stars: What It Looks Like When "Cool" Marks the High

Updated: March 5, 2019

An iconic car driven by an iconic actor in an iconic film: This combination defined a unique level of cool, at a very specific time. See how mood drives cultural and market “cool,” in Chart of the Day.

Elliott Waves After Hours - Here's How We've Got It Covered

Updated: March 1, 2019

EWI's Pro Services analyst Robert Kelley talks with Dana Weeks about "extended hours" coverage of U.S. stock markets.

Useful Stock Market Forecasts Must Address This Question

Updated: February 28, 2019

Anyone can make a market forecast, and pundits routinely do. But most of these forecasts fail to address this crucial question...

Huami Corp. (HMI): Before and After

Updated: February 27, 2019

In early February, Huami Corp. (HMI) suddenly exploded to the upside. You may have read about different reasons for the rally, but these two charts from our February Global Market Perspective show you a reason you won't hear about on the 6 o'clock news.

Is the Stock Market Atop "A Permanently High Plateau" -- Again?

Updated: February 26, 2019

In 1929, economist Irving Fisher said: "Stocks have reached what looks like a permanently high plateau." Three days later, the stock market took a dramatic dive, and the Great Depression eventually followed. Fisher's statement became legendary, yet that wasn't the last time that a stock market observer made a bold prediction.

Is Extreme Uncertainty Bullish?

Updated: February 26, 2019

"Uncertainty" is measurable -- and this Chart of the Day shows you what the uncertainty looks like across the past two-plus decades. What's more, you'll see a VERY relevant financial market, and how it correlates with uncertainty.

A Different Type of Stock Market "Panic" -- Again

Updated: February 21, 2019

A stock market "panic" is usually associated with investors rushing for the door all at once. But, here in early 2019, one financial strategist for a major firm is talking about a different kind of panic. It's a reminder of what was discussed in early 2018, just before the big jump in volatility.

Sentiment: Many Names, SAME Message

Updated: February 20, 2019

There are different ways to measure investor sentiment. One of those ways is to look at the cash allocation percentages in portfolios. But, here's a sentiment gauge that is not often discussed as such...

Busted Myth: “Fed Controls Economy” and “Manipulates Markets”

Updated: February 12, 2019

There's a widespread belief that the Fed holds the levers which guide the economy and maneuvers markets. But the evidence shows that this is simply not the case. These two charts speak for themselves...

Central Banks are Buying Stocks. So, You Should, Too...Right?

Updated: February 12, 2019

"Don't fight the Fed," goes one of Wall Street's adages. If you can't fight them, join them -- right? We have tracked some of the history of central bank asset purchases. You'll see it in this excerpt from our monthly Elliott Wave Financial Forecast.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals: An Elliott Wave Forecast Worthy of the "Super Bowl of Science"

Updated: February 8, 2019

See the before and after: Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy recently forecast a big move, with clear Elliott Wave labels and a large "up" arrow.

Financial History Shows How Sentiment Extremes Repeat

Updated: February 7, 2019

A renowned economist uttered a highly optimistic stock market forecast just three days before the 1929 crash. Will this "echo" some 90 years later serve as another warning?

"From Fintech to Train Wreck"

Updated: February 6, 2019

Here’s an index that had more than doubled in less than two years, when our analyst issued a very bearish forecast. Now see what he saw, in Chart of the Day.

Have FinTech Stocks Hit a Low...or Will the Train Wreck Get Worse?

Updated: February 6, 2019

In this excerpt from the just-published Global Market Perspective, European analyst Brian Whitmer follows up on his forecast for the global financial technology sector.

The Last Time This Indicator Did THIS, the Market Gave Investors a MAJOR Opportunity

Updated: February 6, 2019

Watch this video from the just-published February 2018 issue of Elliott Wave Financial Forecast and see a jaw-dropping extreme on one sentiment indicator. If history is any indicator, it screams opportunity for some investors and danger for others.

Why You Should Be Wary of the "January Indicator"

Updated: February 5, 2019

Some observers are saying that January's stock market rally means the rest of 2019 should be positive. But, let's take a closer look at the "January Indicator"...

Do Corporate Earnings Matter to the Stock Market?

Updated: February 1, 2019

The notion that "earnings drive stock prices" powers a lot of research on Wall Street. See a chart that torches this assumption.

Todd Gordon on Trading Options: Disney, Cronos, and How to "Be Wrong for a Little Bit."

Updated: January 31, 2019

Trader and CNBC contributor Todd Gordon tells it like it is, in a wonderfully in-depth interview with EWI's Dana Weeks.

Why Philip Morris Stock Went Up in Smoke

Updated: January 29, 2019

See the chart that anticipated the big decline in the share price of Philip Morris, three weeks before it happened.

Trader’s Classroom: “TWO Forecasts Go Extremely Well”

Updated: January 25, 2019

See the charts and forecasts in two completely different markets, as they unfolded after EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy offered specific analysis and forecasts.

Canadian GOOS… That Laid a Golden Opportunity Egg

Updated: January 25, 2019

In 2018, Canada Goose Holdings Inc. stock (NYSE: GOOS) went from blazing fire to bitter cold snap. There's plenty of fundamental reasons to explain the stock's reversal -- after the fact. But there was also a way to alert traders to the bearish turn before it happened. The quack stops here.

Dramatic Stock Action: "No Time to Get Out"

Updated: January 24, 2019

Most major stock market moves catch the majority of investors by surprise. Sometimes, there is "no time to get out." Take a look at these two charts.

S&P 500: Two Days in the Life of Excellent Analysis

Updated: January 24, 2019

A classic Elliott Wave pattern pointed to a clear near-term opportunity in the S&P 500. See exactly what it looked like in this Chart of the Day.

S&P 500, Intraday: Before & After, With Precision

Updated: January 23, 2019

Often, the market reverses mid-day so suddenly that the headlines scramble to find the "reason."

Will U.S.-China Trade Deal Fuel This Stock Market Rally?

Updated: January 22, 2019

Financial journalists regularly cite the news of the day as a reason for why the stock market is going up or down. But, what if the stock market reverses during the trading day? Amazingly, the financial press often cite the same news as the reason! Learn what really drives the stock market's trend.

How to Reduce Market Uncertainties

Updated: January 18, 2019

Even we don't know precisely what the future holds. Yet, Elliott waves give us (and you) a very powerful advantage: They give you a Plan A, a Plan B -- and, often, a Plan C. Our Trader's Classroom editor explains. (In focus: Twilio, TWLO.)

The "Social Issue" That Went From 84% NO to 66% YES

Updated: January 16, 2019

What changed public opinion from "No" to "Yes" about legal marijuana? There's lots of answers, but the biggest reason is also the most surprising. See it for yourself.

How "Irrationality" Rules the Stock Market Crowd

Updated: January 14, 2019

A recent article says that "the markets are behaving like an irrational teenager," referring to the big jump in volatility since October. But is the market ever driven by pure logic? Learn the real reason why investors do what they do.

Illumina Illuminates the Way to High-Confidence Trade Setups

Updated: January 14, 2019

EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy uses a simple technique to tell whether price is moving "counter" to the larger trend. See it for yourself in this real-time example.

Stocks: "A Perfect Meeting of Two Upper Channel Lines"

Updated: January 11, 2019

The Wall Street classic book, Elliott Wave Principle, notes that "a parallel trend channel typically marks the upper and lower boundaries of an impulse wave, often with dramatic precision." Learn how knowledge of trend channels helped EWI to nail the all-time high in the S&P 500 index.

"Chaos" to Some, "Opportunity" to Others

Updated: January 10, 2019

Todd Gordon shows exactly how Elliott wave analysis is the perfect tool in a volatile market. See his real-time trades at work for yourself.

Will Negative Social Mood Oust Trump? Watch the Stock Market

Updated: January 10, 2019

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How a Simple Price Pattern Foretold a New "Tech Boom"

Updated: January 8, 2019

Trying to identify high-confidence chart patterns is easier said than done. Yet, some patterns are easier to spot than others. Learn a classic Elliott wave pattern that predicted a big rally in this tech stock -- and keep your eyes peeled: You'll see this pattern in your charts again. (And again. And again.)

One Price Chart. Two Parallel Lines. See What Happens Next.

Updated: January 7, 2019

Watch as our Trader's Classroom editor shows you a simple forecasting technique that works in bull and bear markets. Stock in focus: Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN).

Rate Spikes and Crises: Here We Go Again

Updated: January 7, 2019

Interest rates make a lot of headlines these days. We find important correlations between the rates and the overall health of the stock market and economy, too. See the correlations in this chart pulled directly from our brand new January Elliott Wave Financial Forecast. You won't find it anywhere else.

This Group Has NEVER Predicted a Down Stock Market Year

Updated: January 4, 2019

At the start of a new year, mainstream stock market pundits always find a way to predict a good year. By contrast, those with a bearish outlook are often labeled as "gloom and doomers." Whom should you trust? It depends on the stock market's larger Elliott wave picture.

Some Rallies Are Real. Some Are “Fake.” Here’s How to Tell Them Apart.

Updated: January 2, 2019

Is the stock market's main trend up or down? It's a basic question that Elliott wave analysis helps you answer -- and thus anticipate countertrend moves that fool others. Learn what Elliott waves suggested two trading days before the DJIA's record 1086-point leap.

Johnson & Johnson's Volatile Fall from Grace: Poster Child for Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: January 2, 2019

After-the-fact news was unanimous: Baby powder was the culprit in Johnson & Johnson's huge December decline. But now see the chart and hear the analysis that anticipated the rally before -- and the decline after -- in Johnson & Johnson shares.

Read Friday's Short Term Update

Updated: January 2, 2019

As EWI's Short Term Update explains, the media had a very clear message for investors. See what happened.

"The Story of the Year"

Updated: December 31, 2018

Think back to late summer. Stocks are rising; FAANGs are leading the pack. Earnings are reassuring. The unemployment is low; the economy is strong. Why worry?

In 2018, Why Did Bonds AND Stocks Fall... TOGETHER?

Updated: December 28, 2018

The chart you're about to see shows you an incredible fact: 90% of 70 asset classes fell in 2018, the most since 1901 (data: Deutsche Bank).

Stocks: "Amazing, AMAZING Elliott Wave Setups"

Updated: December 27, 2018

ElliottWaveTV’s Dana Weeks sits down with a Wall Street veteran, CNBC contributor and a friend of EWI, Todd Gordon, to hear him describe the recent opportunities in the S&P 500 and Russell 2000.

See How This Index Warned About the Sell-off

Updated: December 26, 2018

The performance of this one group of stocks served as a warning for the broader stock market. See how it happened -- and keep an eye on this index going forward.

Flash Service: FIVE Charts, FIVE Opportunities Posted in Real Time

Updated: December 21, 2018

Five stock index charts. September, October, November. Multiple successful recommendations. See how Elliott Wave analysis shines when volatility turns extreme.

Has Panic Finally Gripped Wall Street?

Updated: December 20, 2018

You probably know that Baron Rothschild is credited with the saying that "the time to buy is when there's blood in the street." So, has the stock market decline reached that point? Is this the time to buy? These insights will help you to answer those questions...

Russell 2000: Leading the Way Down?

Updated: December 18, 2018

Editor Steve Hochberg opened his December 14 Short Term Update with analysis that explained how the small-cap stock indexes were "much weaker" than the major U.S. indexes.

Here's What We Showed Subscribers as December's Stock Market Began

Updated: December 17, 2018

Headlines have told the stock market's bad news this month, but all after-the-fact. Now see the chart and read the forecasts we showed, before the declines began.

This Market Myth Has Crushed Countless Portfolios

Updated: December 13, 2018

Many investors believe that it's a bullish sign when the market brushes off bad news. Yes, at the start of a new bull market, stock prices rise even as bad news lingers from the prior bear market. But there are other times in the market's cycle when acting on this belief can be damaging to your portfolio. Find out more...

Sears: From Hero to Zero

Updated: December 13, 2018

EWI's Pete Kendall describes the rise and fall of the company that defined consumer shopping in 20th century America: Sears & Roebuck. See 100-year chart for yourself.

End of the Line for a "Great American Icon"

Updated: December 12, 2018

Can a company can get too big for its own good? Yes -- especially when the even bigger long-term market trend reverses direction...

How to Predict a Big Jump in Stock Market Volatility

Updated: December 11, 2018

Many investors are surprised when the stock market changes trend. Yet, change has been the only constant throughout the market's history. Even the "big boys" on Wall Street get caught off-guard. Consider the stock market's 2018 jump in volatility...

The Big Rise in Boeing – How Did He Do That?

Updated: December 6, 2018

EWI's Jeffrey Kennedy tells Dana Weeks about the pattern in Boeing that helped him forecast the huge gains in August and September. See the chart for yourself.

“Cash Is Trash”? Look at This Chart.

Updated: December 6, 2018

When most investors shun a particular asset class, that's usually the time to look upon it favorably. This particular financial asset had been kicked to the curb by big Wall Street players and Main Street investors alike. This chart provides a historic perspective...

ETFs: This New Development Speaks Volumes

Updated: December 4, 2018

The number of U.S. exchange-traded funds has nearly tripled in the past 10 years. One particular aspect of ETFs has reached "the highest ever" level -- and if history is a guide, investors should take note.

Walmart Stocks: "Dead Money" or Live Opportunity? You Decide

Updated: November 30, 2018

Sentiment toward Walmart’s share price ran from “negative” to “neutral” back in August. But right before its explosive break-out move, see what our chart and commentary had to show & tell.

Market Minute: Learn This Pattern, Learn to Spot Reversals

Updated: November 29, 2018

Learn what may be next for PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP)

Stocks’ Seasonal Tendencies: Why Context is Key

Updated: November 28, 2018

"Sell in May and go away." "Santa Claus rally." These are just two sayings that have to do with the stock market's seasonal tendencies. But, investors need to know more. Here are insights that EWI recently offered to subscribers...

A Decade of Asia: Market Forecasts Then and Now

Updated: November 28, 2018

EWI's Mark Galasiewski talks to Dana Weeks about his recent keynote address to the International Federation of Technical Analysts

Look at This Fast, Dramatic Change in Investors’ Mindset

Updated: November 26, 2018

The yield spread between junk and investment-grade bonds can provide a clue about what's ahead for risk-assets as a whole. Learn why -- plus, take a look at a chart which reveals the mindset of investors.

United Technologies Corp. (UTX): Turning “Opinions” into Trading Opportunities

Updated: November 23, 2018

Go ahead and pull up a price chart of the big-board listed stock, United Technologies Corporation (UTX). Now, just by looking at it, can you tell where the next trade setup will be? Very few traders can -- these charts explain one way to do it.

Last Nail in the FAANG Coffin?

Updated: November 21, 2018

Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google (Alphabet) have been so adored by investors that this group of stocks was given its own acronym -- FAANG. But, on Nov. 19, all five of these names were in bear market territory. Here's why EWI's analysts were not surprised...

See How a Time-Tested Chart Pattern Identified a Key Juncture

Updated: November 19, 2018

Classic chart patterns apply to financial markets worldwide. One of these time-tested patterns had been in the making for 18 years when one of our analysts called for a move to "new all-time highs." Look at these two charts...

One Curiosity That Happens Repeatedly Near Stock Market Tops

Updated: November 15, 2018

Is the Dow headed for 50,000, 100,000, or even 1,000,000? Some stock market observers think so. Here's what EWI has observed about the timing of such bold market predictions ...

Investors Can Relax About Rising Interest Rates – Here’s Why

Updated: November 14, 2018

Can interest rates rise to the point that the stock market falls? Does it even matter? See our charts for fact-based answers.

Corporate Investors Are Awful Market Timers – Here’s Why

Updated: November 14, 2018

Many investors might assume that corporate buybacks indicate the best times to buy a company's shares. History shows otherwise! Learn why corporate stock market timing is usually wrong.

Disney Co. (DIS): From Bar Pattern to Bullish Breakout

Updated: November 13, 2018

In mid-2018, Disney stock was mired in fundamental gridlock with no clear direction for prices. In his June 5 Trader's Classroom lesson editor Jeffrey Kennedy offered one reason why Disney was headed higher. From there, Disney took off in a powerful rally to 3-year highs. Find out what drove the bullish forecast.

November 9 Short Term Update: "Poised to resume the downtrend."

Updated: November 12, 2018

On November 7th, something important happened in the S&P 500. It didn't make headlines, yet Short Term Update subscribers learned why it mattered. Now see it for yourself, right now.

Boeing: The Real Reason for the September Surge

Updated: November 9, 2018

After Boeing's big September price move, headlines reported plenty of reasons "why." Now see the chart and forecast Jeff Kennedy published before Boeing's rally even began.

Will "Cash on the Sidelines" Save This Market?

Updated: November 6, 2018

Many investors believe that "cash on the sidelines" is bullish for the stock market. But, as our Elliott Wave Financial Forecast has noted: "The market is in charge, not the cash." This chart proves the point...

Market Minute: Can You Spot 1 of 5 "Core" Price Patterns Here?

Updated: November 6, 2018

In this quick new video, our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy shows you which of the 5 "core" Elliott wave patterns he sees in GOOS charts -- and gives you his forecast. Simple? Yes. Effective? You bet. Watch.

Brian Whitmer on Europe: Has the Top "Rolled In"?

Updated: November 5, 2018

Five major stock markets in Europe are poised to close lower in 2018: Dana Weeks asks Brian Whitmer about his October 2017 forecast for these markets, and what may be next.

Part II: EWAVES Explained -- How Our Artificial Intelligence (AI) "Sees" Market Patterns

Updated: November 2, 2018

In part II, EWAVES developer Elliott Prechter continues his conversation with Dana Weeks, describing how EWAVES identifies Elliott Wave patterns in financial markets.

Why This Stock Market Indicator is Important to Watch NOW

Updated: November 1, 2018

Two months before the 2007 stock market top, the Elliott Wave Financial Forecast said, "The record suggests that falling prices lie directly ahead for the U.S. market." The reference was to the "record" of one particular indicator. Learn about this indicator and why it's relevant to 2018... and beyond.

S&P 500: A Day in the Life of Excellent Analysis

Updated: October 30, 2018

See an Elliott Wave analyst at work, as it happened in real time, during ONE trading session: The chart, quotes and price moves tell a great one-day story in the S&P 500.

Why the World of Investing Often Seems Wacky

Updated: October 30, 2018

The stock market often seems to defy logic. Consider that good news is often followed by plummeting prices, and bad news is often followed by rising prices. Here's how to make sense of it all...

We Showed This Chart Two Months Ago. Let's Look at It Again

Updated: October 25, 2018

The NYSE Composite is a broad stock index that tried and failed to stay above a crucial resistance line, which finally repelled the price rally. Chart of the Day updates the story it first told this past August.

The Unexpected "Why" Behind This Stock Market Volatility

Updated: October 24, 2018

The stock market's big jump in volatility in recent weeks caught many hedge fund managers and deep-pocketed speculators by surprise. But EWI subscribers were prepared. Learn why this chart played a big role in the preparation.

Market Minute: Momentum Shows You Patterns, Too -- Watch

Updated: October 23, 2018

You know that price charts show you Elliott wave patterns -- you can use them to anticipate where prices will go next. Yet did you know that momentum indicators have their own patterns? Watch how to combine them with Elliott waves in this quick new video from the editor of our Trader's Classroom, Jeffrey Kennedy.

3 Questions, 3 Answers with Pete Kendall: Treasuries, Gold, Stock Indexes

Updated: October 23, 2018

Emotional markets make for clear wave patterns. Pete Kendell speaks with Dana Weeks about October's action in U.S. Treasuries, gold and the stock market.

Fearlessly Owning Debt, and the "Enchanted Injection Tube"

Updated: October 23, 2018

Investor confidence remains at extreme high levels: Confidence takes a long time to build yet can vanish with breathtaking speed. This Chart of the Day shows why it can't be restored with an "enchanted injection tube."

Asia Stocks and Sentiment: Still Climbing the "Wall of Worry"?

Updated: October 22, 2018

Our Asia Markets editor Mark Galasiewski describes long-term stock market sentiment in Asia, and talks with Dana Weeks about his upcoming trip to the region.

EWAVES Explained: What Our Artificial Intelligence Saw Before the Downtrend

Updated: October 22, 2018

EWAVES developer Elliott Prechter sat down with Dana Weeks to explain our artificial intelligence program, via two recent chart patterns showing the before-and-after of big price moves.

India's Stocks: Here's What to Make of the Recent Sell-off

Updated: October 18, 2018

The recent drop in India's Nifty was unexpected only to those unfamiliar with Elliott waves. Watch as Chris Carolan, editor of our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update, shows you two Nifty charts -- one long-term, one short-term -- that puts the sell-off in simple Elliott wave terms.

How “Market Fundamentals” Can Get You into Hot Water

Updated: October 18, 2018

The Oct. 15 U.S. Short Term Update said: "The financial press and most talking heads need to find some outside causality to 'explain' why a particular market move occurs." Learn why acting on analysis from "talking heads" can lead you astray.

Flash Service: Four Charts, Four Opportunities Posted in Real Time

Updated: October 17, 2018

See them for yourself: Four examples of real-time recommendations that went to Flash subscribers. The before & after speaks for itself.

History Shows a Correlation Between Real Estate and Stock Prices

Updated: October 16, 2018

Did you know that history shows a relationship between real estate and stock market prices? Find out which one leads, and which one follows.

Aetna: How Investors Find Clarity Amidst Uncertainty

Updated: October 15, 2018

In late June, a huge question mark hung over Aetna's share price: How could investors get clarity about what was next? See the chart and forecast that anticipated a big rally before it happened.

Were YOU Prepared for the Big October Move?

Updated: October 12, 2018

As U.S. stocks were getting crushed in a two-day rout on Oct. 10 & 11, many investors were scrambling to find their footing. EWI subscribers were ready for the markets’ “worst kickoff to a fourth quarter since… 2008.” Check out this S&P chart with real-time analysis from our Financial Forecast Service.

Epic, Worldwide Financial Complacency: "What a Difference a Decade Makes"

Updated: October 12, 2018

Financial complacency is inevitably followed by its opposite. That's not an opinion. It's historical fact. With that in mind, global investors need to reflect on the message conveyed by these three financial measures.

Pete Kendall on Volatility and the Stock Market’s Decline

Updated: October 11, 2018

The stock market's big fall really was foreseeable -- volatility was the "tell." See and hear what Financial Forecast co-editor Pete Kendall has to show and tell.

One Key Measure of Stock Market Valuation is Higher Than Ever

Updated: October 11, 2018

Why do major stock market reversals always take most investors by surprise, even though these changes have happened repeatedly throughout market history? Here's an insight that EWI hopes you will always remember.

Trade the Trend: Spot the "80% Occurrence"

Updated: October 1, 2018

Do you know how to spot a market correction in 10 seconds or less on a chart? There is a simple way. See how in this free 4-minute clip from a recent Trader's Classroom video lesson.

Trade Wars: "Bad News" Predicts a RISING Market?

Updated: September 28, 2018

"Bad news" stories often serve as a contrary indicator the next stock index move. Our just-published example also shows a second key indicator: See it for yourself in Chart of the Day.

A Textbook Setup in a Major Index

Updated: September 28, 2018

Our European Market Analyst, Brian Whitmer, delivers a quick-fire analysis of a major European index in this must-see video. Brian’s analysis is fresh from the October issue of Global Market Perspective and shows a textbook setup, plus key price levels you should keep a close eye on.

How Financial Media Pundits Usually Miss the Real Stock Market News

Updated: September 28, 2018

The best clue of what's next for the stock market is revealed by the market itself. In other words, the DJIA's chart -- by itself -- reveals a wealth of information. See for yourself in this chart.

Will the Fed’s Rate Hikes Choke the Stock Market Rally?

Updated: September 25, 2018

Millions of investors analyze the Fed's every word. But do central banks control financial markets? It's time to take a close look at the data.

Student Loan Bubble is Starting to Hiss

Updated: September 21, 2018

A slew of recent news articles have marked the 10th anniversary of the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, asking if another financial crisis is likely. Here's our answer.

Trump Tariffs: Are They Really Killing Chinese Stocks?

Updated: September 20, 2018

The hot topic everyone is talking about this week is the new round of trade tariffs in the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China. ElliottWaveTV's Dana Weeks asked our Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast editor for his take.

Is the Stock Market Random or Patterned?

Updated: September 18, 2018

Many stock market observers believe that prices are random and unpredictable. You might think so, too. Yet, our experience proves that repetitive, predictable price patterns show up in market charts at all degrees of trend. See for yourself.

Stocks: This Investment Decision Can be Worse Than "Buy-and-Hold"

Updated: September 14, 2018

"Buy the dip" became standard investment advice as far back as the 1980s bull market. The phrase continues to be used in 2018. See how "buying the dip" can turn into a nightmare.

Here’s Why “Strong Jobs” Don't Mean “Higher Stocks”

Updated: September 11, 2018

The U.S. economy added 201,000 jobs in August, more than expected. Wages also jumped. Is this bullish for stocks? For answers, let's look at 3 examples from the stock market's recent history.

This Accounts for 48% of the NASDAQ's Push Higher

Updated: September 4, 2018

There's much more to knowing the trend than seeing whether stocks closed in positive or negative territory on any given day. It usually pays to "look under the hood" of the stock market a little deeper. Here's one of the more important factors to examine.

Are You Awaiting the Next Stock Market "Catalyst"?

Updated: August 28, 2018

The August Elliott Wave Theorist says, "In recent months, the media have focused on news as causal to stock market movements." Here's an important insight that investors need to know.

“Aussie PayPal” Explodes Higher: These Were the Warning Signs

Updated: August 24, 2018

The guidelines that are laid out in the Wall Street classic book, Elliott Wave Principle, are there for a reason: They work. Of course, no forecasting method is perfect, but see how applying the Elliott wave model helped one of our global analysts spot an interesting opportunity.

Stock Market’s Subtle, Yet Important Change

Updated: August 22, 2018

"... The time to get interested is when no one else is. You can't buy what is popular and do well." See how the wisdom of this quote may be unfolding right now, via this Chart of the Day.

Let's Talk Rabbits, Financial Markets and Fibonacci

Updated: August 22, 2018

What's the "Golden Ratio"? Well, you can see it at work for yourself in this week's U.S. stock market -- we've got the chart, front and center.

AMZN: Unstoppable?

Updated: August 21, 2018

When long-time editor Jeffrey Kennedy first gave Trader's Classroom subscribers a bullish AMZN alert on April 25, the stock traded near $1450. Next, will it break $2000?

DJIA’s Recent Wild Ride in 3 Charts

Updated: August 17, 2018

If you're an investor or trader, you really care about where the stock market will go tomorrow.

Facebook: From "Skyrocket" to "Air Pocket"

Updated: August 16, 2018

Have you ever wondered why market observers sometimes ignore "bad news" -- but, at other times, focus on it entirely? Here's the key insight that you need to know, as we focus on the sentiment surrounding Facebook.

Before Blaming DJIA’s Sell-Off on Turkey, Consider This

Updated: August 13, 2018

It would be easy to blame the Dow Jones Industrial Average's triple-digit Friday (Aug. 10) sell-off on an escalating financial crisis in Turkey and a very anti-Turkey same-day tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump. But "easy" isn't always right.

Bull vs. Bears 24-to-1: What a "Meltup" Looks Like

Updated: August 10, 2018

All signs point in one direction: Investors are bullish. Even so, there are times when it's NOT wise to follow the herd. See the evidence for yourself.

Moving Averages Help You Define Trend – Here’s How

Updated: August 10, 2018

This simple moving average "works equally well in commodities, currencies, and stocks"

Aussie PayPal Explodes Higher

Updated: August 3, 2018

See the June 2018 GMP forecast - and what happened since then - for yourself. The August chart speaks for itself. Don't miss it.

The AAPL of the NASDAQ’s Eye: See What’s Next for Apple’s Stock

Updated: August 1, 2018

Yes, Apple is the first U.S. company to hit a $1 trillion valuation. Will Apple's valuation and earnings be enough to support the lofty price... or is there more to the story?

Keeping a "Watch" on Signs of a Financial Top

Updated: August 1, 2018

The optimism that drives financial markets higher also drives the pursuit of luxury. This has been evident throughout financial history. Learn how this insight is relevant in 2018.

What the Stock Market Did During the Greatest Achievement in Human History

Updated: July 31, 2018

We spell out the “what,” “when” and “where” of this event: Look for yourself to see if you can find it on our chart of the Dow Industrials.

Israelis and Palestinians: When Will the Violence Subside?

Updated: July 31, 2018

Violence between Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza appears intractable. When might it end? Socionomics has a thought-provoking, evidence-based answer.

Guess Who's Borrowing to Bet Bullish?

Updated: July 20, 2018

Active Investment Managers were recently so bullish that they have borrowed money to bet on rising share prices.

Why Stock Market Corrections Trick So Many Investors

Updated: July 19, 2018

At certain points in the trend, the stock market's countertrend moves can convince investors that the old trend has resumed. This may translate into investors missing opportunities or buying at the wrong times. Learn how history is tied to the current market environment.

ROKU, XRT, M: How to Spot a Solid Opportunity

Updated: July 18, 2018

Watch Jeffrey Kennedy, long-time editor of our Trader's Classroom, identify three opportunities -- shares of Roku (ROKU), SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT) and Macy's (M) -- in this insightful 14-minute video.

Stocks: When "Sentiment is Strikingly Suited” for a Major Stock Market Event

Updated: July 16, 2018

The Elliott wave model provides perspective on the market's general position and outlook. When sentiment measures are aligned with the Elliott wave analysis, an investor has the basis for a high-confidence forecast. See what EWI's subscribers saw around the time of the DJIA's peak.

Deutsche Bank: NOT Too Big to Fail in Plain Sight?

Updated: July 10, 2018

If one too-big-to-fail bank goes under, the entire financial system is at risk. See why "the plutonium core" of the bank sector meltdown is Deutsche Bank.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN): Earnings vs. Elliott wave analysis

Updated: July 10, 2018

According to mainstream economic wisdom, earnings data is king to determining a financial market's price trend. But if that were true, then why did Regeneron Pharmaceuticals plunge 35% in late 2017 -- after one of its most positive earnings reports ever? The answer might surprise you.

NASDAQ vs. DJIA: When Crowd Prefers Speculative Stocks

Updated: July 6, 2018

History shows that a divergence between the DJIA and NASDAQ deserves your attention. This chart helps to tell the story.

AMZN: How Much Higher?

Updated: June 29, 2018

The stock of Amazon, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been on fire lately. If you've been asking yourself "How much higher?", watch Jeffrey Kennedy's video update for a very clear answer (including price targets).

July GMP Preview

Updated: June 29, 2018

A preview of the July 2018 Global Market Perspective.

Why the Escalating “Trade War” Was Predictable

Updated: June 28, 2018

The ramped-up trade conflict "fits the Elliott wave model perfectly." Learn why.

Does Job Quitting Really = Optimism?

Updated: June 28, 2018

It takes LOTS of confidence about the future to leave a paying job, in hopes of a better job. See the chart showing collective confidence at a 17-year high.

For Stocks, the Line in the Sand Has been Drawn

Updated: June 27, 2018

You've probably heard of support and resistance levels. The price of this particular global index "has met a support shelf area for the third time since the February 9 low." Here's what it implies.

Why is Stock Market Optimism UP When Price is DOWN?

Updated: June 26, 2018

Watch this Chart of the Day and see the stock sentiment reading that just hit a five-year extreme.

Starbucks vs. the Stock Market: A Fascinating Connection

Updated: June 22, 2018

There's no substitute for technical indicators when analyzing the stock market. At the same time, observing social trends can also be useful, given that many of these trends correlate with the market. Here's a case in point ...

Trouble Spotting Market Trends? This Can Help

Updated: June 21, 2018

The Wall Street classic book, Elliott Wave Principle: Key to Market Behavior, by Frost & Prechter, says: "... the Wave Principle often indicates in advance the relative magnitude of the next period of market progress or regress." Take a look at these illustrations of the Elliott wave model...

What Does Mega-Merger Mania Say About the Stock Market?

Updated: June 20, 2018

First AT&T-Time Warner. Now Disney and Comcast's battle over Fox. History says these mega-mergers send a signal about the stock market's trend. Discover what it is in this clip from an interview with EWI's Murray Gunn on WSVA radio.

Small Cap Stocks: "Early Innings," or 2 Outs in the 9th?

Updated: June 20, 2018

See the idealized pattern -- and the actual financial market -- that shows where the small-cap stock sector may well go next.

Open House Highlight: Day 2, Stocks

Updated: June 19, 2018

Stock market served a lot of traders a big surprise on Tuesday. For some insight, we called Robert Kelley, editor of our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service.

How Not to Get Fooled by This Stock Market Cycle

Updated: June 19, 2018

The patterns of investor psychology never change. For example, investors tend to go "all in" near tops. Learn how this applies to recent market history.

(TSLA) 1 Bar, 2 Bars, 3 Bars: A Chart Pattern You Should Know

Updated: June 19, 2018

In this insightful 9-minute video lesson, Jeffrey Kennedy, long-time editor of our Trader's Classroom, shows you how a so-called inside price bar pattern helped him warn his subscribers to TSLA's bullish breakout, explains how to trade this pattern next time you see it and ends the video by giving you his current TSLA forecast.

Who Bets on a Rally That Could Be Reversing?

Updated: June 18, 2018

The Dow Industrials rallied 7 percent from April 2nd thru June 11th: So, who's betting that the rally continues? Chart of the Day shows answers to that question.

Stock Market Risk Just Took a Big Jump – Here’s Why

Updated: June 14, 2018

It seems strange, but the stock market is an arena of human activity where the professionals usually fail when it counts the most -- at major turns. With that in mind, learn how the past is related to what's going on now.

How Investor Psychology Has Reached a Critical Juncture

Updated: June 7, 2018

It happened just weeks before the historic October 2007 stock market top: Investors had "become utterly unconcerned with risk," as the September 2007 Elliott Wave Theorist remarked. With that in mind, this update on investor psychology should interest every market participant...

Talking Specifics: Third-Wave Set Ups, and ETFs vs. Indexes

Updated: June 7, 2018

Let's face it: The hunt for opportunities can be more painstaking than making a move once you find it. So, how can you get the most from your time and effort? ElliottWaveTV put that question to U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Services Editor Robert Kelly: He says Elliott Wave Set-ups -- and the right trading tactics -- can make a big difference.

Our Readers Saw This Cool Correlation Two Decades Before Anyone Else

Updated: June 7, 2018

The Wave Principle not only helps you see around the corner, it can also alert you to connections that most people wouldn't even think to look for. Sometimes it does both.

Delivered: Opportunity Down Under, Unfolding Now

Updated: June 6, 2018

The world's largest franchisee of the Domino's brand is based in ... Australia. Yet even as its business grew, that company's share price plummeted for 18 months. Now see the chart that suggests a price reversal is at hand.

Have Bear Markets Been Permanently Banned?

Updated: June 1, 2018

As far as we know at EWI, bear markets have not been banned. And, unless history stops repeating itself, another one is inevitable. Yet, even after a nine-year upturn, some market observers continue to anticipate only temporary dips.

May Move in the NASDAQ 100: Todd Gordon's Options Trade

Updated: May 31, 2018

Todd Gordon is a friend of EWI, a CNBC Contributor and a skilled options trader -- he was bullish near the start of May, and this Chart of the Day shows you exactly why.

Is This a Big Sign of a Big Stock Market Turn?

Updated: May 30, 2018

Stock market history teaches lessons that investors can apply today. One of those lessons is how to correctly interpret the timing of financial regulations. Hint: Congress always tries to prevent the crashes and encourage the rallies that have already happened.

Here's What a Financial Top Tastes Like

Updated: May 25, 2018

Financial tops and indulgence go hand-in-hand. The same psychology drives them both. A review of the past provides us with clues about what today's extravagances might imply.

Sentiment, Volume, Seasonality: Putting it All Together

Updated: May 24, 2018

When you're looking at the stock market from an intraday perspective, you have to juggle multiple indicators very fast. For tips on how to do it, ElliottWaveTV sat down with Robert Kelley, editor of our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service.

Why You Should Brace Yourself for Big Financial Changes

Updated: May 22, 2018

Those who linearly extrapolate social and financial trends into the future are usually surprised when big changes occur. Now is the time to learn what EWI anticipates next for financial markets, the economy and society.

Nvidia (NVDA): How Elliott Wave “Context” Helps Options Traders

Updated: May 22, 2018

Here's what it looks like when a professional trader uses Elliott Wave analysis: See Todd Gordon's real-time options trade.

North Korea: What Makes Their Nuclear Ambitions … Tick?

Updated: May 21, 2018

If you want to anticipate the direction of North Korea's nuclear program, this chart shows you which trend to watch.

How This One Stock Market Indicator Prepares You for What's Next

Updated: May 16, 2018

EWI's analysts know the technical indicators which have proven their value over the years. One of these time-tested indicators is sending a warning that should be of interest to every investor .

Bull Market Correction, or Edging Down the Slope of Hope?

Updated: May 16, 2018

Four trading days in early February saw investors panic. But as this chart shows, the real news is what has followed. See it for yourself, right now.

And the #1 Predictor of Heart Disease Is...

Updated: May 16, 2018

Discover the risk factor that better predicts collective heart disease rates -- more so than smoking, hypertension, diabetes and demographics (combined).

3 Mega-Bets on 1 Mega-Trend: Uh Oh!

Updated: May 14, 2018

Huge business bets on the future often occur at landmark stock market tops. Here is why that is important to know right now.

When Cars are Stars: Social Mood and Auto Performance

Updated: May 11, 2018

Socionomic Studies of Society and Culture unveils how you can understand -- sometimes even anticipate -- trends in culture from fast cars to superstars, from sex to the cineplex.

Sneak Peek: Elliott Wave Financial Forecast -- May 2018

Updated: May 9, 2018

Robert Folsom highlights a chart from the May 2018 Elliott Wave Financial Forecast and explains what it means for US markets.

Sneak Peek: European Financial Forecast -- May 2018

Updated: May 9, 2018

In this May 2018 European Financial Forecast Sneak Peek, Brian Whitmer walks you through what's unfolding in European markets and what to expect over the course of the next month.

Sneak Peek: Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast -- May 2018

Updated: May 9, 2018

In this May 2018 Asian-Pacific Financial Forecast Sneak Peek, Mark Galasiewski walks you through what's unfolding in Asian markets and what to expect over the course of the next month.

"Why Would Putin Want to Nuke Florida?"

Updated: May 9, 2018

That's the question the BBC posed after Russia released an animated video featuring missiles headed toward Tampa. Are we in a new Cold War? Why can't the U.S. and Russia just get along? Discover a perspective you won't get from the mainstream in this conversation with Alan Hall on WOCA radio.

Here's Why Millennials Are Having Fewer Children

Updated: May 9, 2018

Economists and sociologists can talk until they're blue in the face about why millennials are putting off marriage and having fewer kids. But as Matt Lampert reveals in this conversation from WGN's Opening Bell, we've seen the "fewer children" phenomenon before -- and it sends an important message about the social mood trend and the economy's prospects for long-term health.

Concord in Korea: Behold the Asian Renaissance

Updated: May 7, 2018

Peace on the peninsula is just one of many manifestations of the mood behind Asia’s booming stock markets. Will the thaw in the region last, or is another freeze likely ahead? Find out from EWI's Mark Galasiewski in this conversation on WDUN radio.

2 Simple "Tricks" to Add Clarity to Your Elliott Wave Charts

Updated: May 2, 2018

"If you can't count it, don't trade it." That's the simplest advice for Elliott wave traders from Jeffrey Kennedy, our veteran Trader's Classroom editor.

How This Classic Market Theory Can Warn You of Big Turns

Updated: May 1, 2018

Dow Theory nailed the market declines of 2000 and 2007. Here's what you need to know about Dow Theory non-confirmations and big bear markets.

The Market That Disobeyed "Earnings Season"

Updated: April 27, 2018

Are corporate earnings a reliable predictor for happens next in the broader stock market. The evidence couldn't be more plain: See it for yourself in this Chart of the Day?

Stocks, Peace and the Amazing Timing of “Concord in Korea”

Updated: April 27, 2018

EWI's Mark Galasiewski chats with Bloomberg Daybreak Asia about the link between the boom in Korea's stock market and the historic meeting in the Demilitarized Zone.

Will Rising Bond Yields Send Stock Prices Tumbling?

Updated: April 26, 2018

The financial press has recently been saying that rising bond yields have been creating turmoil for the stock market. But, is there a "cause and effect" relationship between bond yields and the stock market? Check out this research.

Do Elliott Waves Work on Individual Stocks? (NYSE: NFLX)

Updated: April 26, 2018

In a word, “Yes.” See this example from EWI friend Todd Gordon, in his recent Netflix trade.

U.S. Stocks: The "Do's" and "Don'ts" of Forecasting

Updated: April 25, 2018

Are Elliott wave patterns the same on the intraday timeframe vs. a longer-term one? What's the best way to handle to knee-jerk reactions of the 24/7 news cycle? Get answers to these and other questions in this new interview ElliottWaveTV conducted with  Robert Kelley, editor of our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service.

What to Expect at a Critical Market Point: End of a Wave 2 Rally

Updated: April 24, 2018

Each Elliott wave has its own "personality." Learn about the market's recent characteristics, and what they suggest about the stock market's next big move.

April 2018 Financial Forecast Sneak Peek

Updated: April 23, 2018

This excerpt from the April 2018 Financial Forecast focuses on the relationship of news and the U.S. stock indexes -- and what it means for investors, socionomically. Read it now to understand why "the real drama lies ahead."

Government Crackdown on Big Tech Companies – Why Now, and What Does It Mean for Investors?

Updated: April 20, 2018

The president threatens antitrust action against Amazon. Congress recently grilled Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. We've seen this story before, as Murray Gunn reveals in this clip from a conversation with Kara Ro on CKLW radio.

Can the Trade Genie Go Back in the Bottle?

Updated: April 20, 2018

Trade tensions have subsided ... for now. Should we breathe a sigh of relief, or are more tough times ahead for trade? Hear EWI's Murray Gunn size up the risks to come, in this clip from a conversation on KFKA radio.

Look Beyond Earnings – Here’s Why

Updated: April 19, 2018

The prevailing wisdom on Wall Street is that corporate earnings drive stock prices. See a chart that tells the real story.

India's Stock Market: See the Pattern, Forecast the Short and Long-Term Moves

Updated: April 18, 2018

See the pattern we showed subscribers: It anticipated a major low, and a big turn at TWO degrees of trend.

“Oops, They Did It Again"

Updated: April 18, 2018

Financial history often repeats. This group of investors nearly always "make their biggest commitments when major trends are about to reverse." See why this is relevant to stock market investors in 2018.

Is War "Hell" for the Stock Market?

Updated: April 17, 2018

Does the DJIA rise more often during times of war or peace? You might be surprised when you review these six charts.

Russia vs. the West: Down the Tubes. Why Now?

Updated: April 17, 2018

What's behind the timing of the rising tensions between Russia and the West? The answer starts by understanding that this trend has been many years in the making -- 11 years, to be exact.

Here’s Why It Wasn’t New Sanctions That “Crashed” Russian Stocks

Updated: April 12, 2018

Why Russia's stock market crash? "Sanctions," says the mainstream. Now read and see our news-free, before-the-fact forecast.

Extreme Meets Extreme: "No Chance of a Decline!"

Updated: April 10, 2018

How many people say there is a "100% chance" stocks will go higher in the next 12 months? See the chart which answers that question, in Chart of the Day.

If Stocks Crash, What Will Happen to Real Estate Prices?

Updated: April 9, 2018

Housing prices staged a significant rebound since the depths of the subprime mortgage "meltdown." Want to know when even luxury housing will become a "bargain"? Keep an eye on this financial market.

Fibonacci Reveals the Stock Market's Next Big Move

Updated: April 6, 2018

The Fibonacci sequence provides the mathematical basis of the Elliott Wave Principle. The stock market's price pattern builds fractally into similar patterns of increasing size. Familiarity with these patterns can prove highly useful to investors.

"Volatility Roars Back" -- So Put It to Work in Your Trading

Updated: April 5, 2018

Yes, Elliott Wave patterns DO become clearer in volatile markets -- here's an example from EWI friend Todd Gordon. See not one but two overlapping trades that Todd recently put on, shorting the S&P 500.

What Investors’ Speculative Appetites Tell You About the Trend

Updated: April 4, 2018

The market is on the verge of re-telling a story that investors always seem to forget. It begins when everyone's a speculator ... yet, once the trend turns, speculation on stocks and stock indexes dwindles to virtual non-existence. Here's what it looks like.

R.I.P. Bull Market? What the Throw-Over Has Overthrown

Updated: April 4, 2018

Since November 28, 2017, The Elliott Wave Theorist has spelled out a stock market forecast with a level of detail you'd expect to get only AFTER the trend had happened ALREADY. Now see for yourself just how much of the price action YOU would have been ready for...

90% of Traders Lose Money. Some Don’t…

Updated: April 4, 2018

Following its late September 2017 IPO debut, stock bulls were cuckoo for Roku, Inc. (ROKU). But a simple Elliott wave pattern suggested the initial "honeymoon period" may be short-lived. See what happened next.

Stocks Have Slumped. Will Baseball Be Next?

Updated: April 3, 2018

Soaring stocks and record home run seasons go hand-in-glove. What's the secret behind this curious correlation, and what would a bear market in stocks mean for the more-home-runs trend in baseball? Discover the answers in this interview with Alan Hall on WINA radio.

When You See THIS Wave Pattern, Pay Attention

Updated: April 3, 2018

You learn a lot by you observing and forecasting the markets 20+ years. Jeffrey Kennedy, our Trader's Classroom editor, tells you which part of the basic Elliott wave pattern offers you a high-probability of staying on the right side of the market. (And no, it's not the 3rd wave!)

Why This Investment Strategy Can Cost You Big

Updated: March 26, 2018

Most money managers measure success by whether they "beat a benchmark" like the S&P. Yet, data show that over 90% of them come up short. We'd like to share some thoughts on why it's a wrong goal to begin with.

Stocks and Sex: You Can Use Conceptions as a Sentiment Indicator

Updated: March 23, 2018

If the stock market tanks and the economy contracts, do people begin putting off having children? You'd think so, but the data tell a different story. Here's what does happen, and why you should pay attention to the conceptions indicator today.

Recognize This Chart? Check Your Elliott Wave Count "Through the Looking Glass"

Updated: March 22, 2018

Now and then we look at a chart from "another angle," to get a fresh perspective. This Chart of Day shows YOU what that looks like -- see if you recognize it along the way.

Why the "Certainty" That Investors "Crave" Will Never Happen

Updated: March 20, 2018

Uncertainty always reigns in financial markets. This prompts most investors to look to others for clues about what to do. Even the smartest speculators "join the crowd" -- often, at most inopportune moments. Learn why the Elliott wave model helps you navigate the seas of uncertainty.

January 2016 Forecast: And the 70 percent, 24-Month Gain That Followed

Updated: March 20, 2018

See it for yourself: Classic technical analysis, plus Elliott Wave patterns that put subscribers ahead of the huge turn and two-year price move.

Here's How You Can Make Financial Decisions with Confidence

Updated: March 20, 2018

Financial decisions are tough, even for seasoned pros. EWI's Mark Galasiewski reveals how the Wave Principle equips you to confidently anticipate trends, in this audio clip from the Josh Tolley Show.

Did High-Frequency Trading "Cause" the Correction?

Updated: March 16, 2018

Big moves in financial markets invariably lead investors to ask, "What caused it?" Get an answer you don't usually hear, from EWI's Mark Galasiewski in this clip from the Josh Tolley Show.

This "Illusion" Can Destroy Once-Vibrant Portfolios

Updated: March 15, 2018

Why do the majority of investors get caught off guard at major turns in the stock market? The answer is simple, and once you know it, you can avoid the financial danger that entraps so many.

Are British Stocks Leading U.S. Stock Market?

Updated: March 15, 2018

There is an interesting dynamic between the timing of market turns between Britain and the U.S. Brian Whitmer, editor of our monthly European Financial Forecast, explains more in a new interview with ElliottWaveTV.

Watch This Group Signal Stock Market Trend Changes

Updated: March 13, 2018

When this group finally acts on a market trend, you can almost be sure that the trend is about to change. A historic chart tells you what you need to know.

Are Pension Funds Embracing Too Much Risk?

Updated: March 8, 2018

Alarming: This huge pension fund loses 5% of its assets in just 11 trading days. Is the worst yet to arrive? According to EWI's analysis, ALL investors need to learn how to get "financially safe."

S&P 500 In Real Time: A Volatile Market Means Clear Elliott Waves

Updated: March 7, 2018

Volatility has been the rule so far in the 2018 stock market: Yet, Elliott Waves have shown "clarity within volatility" the whole way. See a real-time example for yourself, in Todd Gordon's recent S&P 500 trades.

"The Last Great Myth of Every Financial Euphoria"

Updated: March 6, 2018

Many market observers believe that financial bubbles can "deflate" in an orderly way. But the stock market is not governed by cold reason. See these examples and learn about "the last great myth of every financial euphoria."

A Nation of Investors

Updated: March 6, 2018

See the "how" and "when" of the relationship of the stock market to the United States -- specifically, why it has become A Nation of Investors.

When One Pattern Ends, Another Begins

Updated: March 5, 2018

The Elliott wave model employs strict rules and guidelines. And at this market juncture, the implications of what it's revealing are huge.

"Five Down" and "Three Up"

Updated: March 2, 2018

Monday (Feb. 26) saw the Dow up 300+ points, adding to the apparent recovery from early February's big dive. Yet, just after Monday's close, Short Term Update said the up-trend was about to turn down. See the chart for yourself.

AMZN and LULU: See 2 Elliott Wave Trades in 11 Minutes

Updated: February 27, 2018

Watch frequent CNBC contributor and EWI friend, Todd Gordon, walk you through his live Amazon (AMZN) and Lululemon Athletica (LULU) options trades. For this video, the LULU trade idea came from our own Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey Kennedy.

Walmart: Stepping Back from the Fear

Updated: February 26, 2018

On February 20, Walmart shares saw their largest single-day decline in 30 years. But here's why the company's Feb. 20 bearish report of slowing sales growth was not the main cause of the selloff.

Beware of This Dangerous Stock Market Mindset

Updated: February 22, 2018

Many investors have brushed off the recent stock market volatility. But a special Elliott Wave Theorist Interim Report -- published after the market closed on Feb. 21-- shows you why continued market complacency can be a dangerous mindset.

How to Anticipate Stock Market Trend Changes

Updated: February 20, 2018

The Wall Street classic book, Elliott Wave Principle: Key to Market Behavior said of the Wave Principle: "At times, its accuracy in identifying, and even anticipating, changes in [market] direction is almost unbelievable." See how this turned out to be the case regarding the recent extreme stock market volatility.

Amazon (AMZN): The Most Important Question You Should Be Asking

Updated: February 16, 2018

On February 7, our Trade's Classroom drew an "up" arrow on AMZN chart. But then, the market took a brief nosedive. Thanks to one critical tool in our arsenal, though, traders were prepared either way.

Why "Cash on the Sidelines" Won't Save the Bull Market

Updated: February 15, 2018

Anyone who hopes that “cash on the sidelines” will save the bull market in stocks needs to see this chart for themselves.

The U.S. Stock Market: From "Zeal" to "Change of Character"

Updated: February 15, 2018

Chart of the Day shows you what our Short Term Update service showed subscribers, during the large moves from Jan 29 thru Feb 9.

Will Volatility Stick Around?

Updated: February 14, 2018

One of the signs that a volatility spike was around the corner were the bullish market sentiment extremes we saw in Q4 2017, well before the January 26 turn. ElliottWaveTV asked Robert Kelley, our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service editor, for his take on the storm that followed.

Trading Apple in Real Time with Elliott Waves

Updated: February 14, 2018

See it for yourself: Elliott analysis in action, an experienced trader at work, and a forecast made in real time. Zoom in on the chart from three perspectives, for the stock price of a company that needs no explanation.

Watch This Investor Group to Catch the Next Big Turn

Updated: February 13, 2018

Novice investors tend to buy and sell stocks at precisely the wrong times. But, even "corporate insiders" can badly mis-time the stock market. Just look at this chart.

Did Good News Sink the Stock Market?

Updated: February 9, 2018

Watch as Jordan Kotick and Matt Lampert bust the myth that better-than-expected wage growth sent the stock market reeling AND the myth that rising rates are in control of the stock market's trend. Plus they reveal what's really behind the stock market's moves.

Buy or Sell? This Insight May Help You Decide

Updated: February 8, 2018

"Buy the dip!" That's what many investors are saying. But what if it's more than just a dip? Watch our new must-see video -- then, make up your own mind about the stock market's bullish or bearish prospects.

"More Bullish Than Ever"?!

Updated: February 8, 2018

Right before the stock market fell hard, the indicators were unanimous: Investors were "More Bullish Than Ever" -- and NOT in a good way. See the chart that showed our subscribers the stock market extremes that anticipated the big decline.

Traders: The Biggest Obstacle in Your Way Could Be… You

Updated: February 7, 2018

In January 2018, Juno Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: JUNO) soared nearly 90% to an all-time high. When asked why the stock surged, the mainstream analysts cite the Jan. 22 buyout of Juno by Celgene. But we'll show you a different side to the story.

The Chart That Anticipated the Stock Market Decline, Nine Weeks Ago

Updated: February 7, 2018

See for yourself what you won't see elsewhere: The late November chart we showed subscribers that really did anticipate the big stock decline.

Invest by Watching News? Accept These Pitfalls

Updated: February 6, 2018

Financial commentators regularly try to connect the day's news with the stock market's action. It seems such a logical thing to do. But here's why investors who buy or sell based on the news might want to re-consider this approach.

Urgent Message: Two Must-See NASDAQ Charts

Updated: February 2, 2018

A trend channel can define a long-term bull market. And when price moves sharply enough to actually touch the channel line, it can be a HUGE deal.

Volatility Is Picking Up. What Does It Mean for Stocks?

Updated: January 31, 2018

Even as U.S. stocks kept breaking records lately, the stock market "fear index," the VIX, has been rising. Is that a sign of more trouble to come for the stock market? Robert Kelley, our U.S. Intraday Stocks Pro Service editor, gives ElliottWaveTV a few illuminating answers.

How Stocks Can Seduce You at the Time of Maximum Risk

Updated: January 30, 2018

Investors who've been on the sidelines are fed up with "missing out!" In recent weeks, money flows into equities have sharply risen. This chart shows you why market risk is sharply rising, too.

Colossal Debt Implosion? 233-Trillion Reasons Why You Should Prepare

Updated: January 26, 2018

Global debt seems to be a subject that's far removed from most people's daily lives. But, the Great Recession revealed otherwise. Now, learn why another financial crisis may be just around the corner.

The Roadmap to Opportunity Has 3 Main Markers

Updated: January 26, 2018

In late December, IDEXX Laboratories stock (NASDAQ: IDXX) price soared. And on December 21 Trader's Classroom identified this ";go-to" price pattern for a high-confidence trade set-up... Learn what it was.

Does Korea’s Olympic Cooperation Signal Opportunities in Emerging Markets?

Updated: January 26, 2018

From hydrogen bombs to ice hockey, discover how you can use the dramatic developments on the Korean Peninsula to understand trends in Asia's soaring stock markets.

Market Myth #5: GDP Drives Stock Prices

Updated: January 25, 2018

Think a booming economy is bullish for the stock market? Discover how you can bust this market myth in 60 seconds, using real-world examples from Robert Prechter's Socionomic Theory of Finance.

Oil and Stock Prices: Challenging a Widely Held Belief

Updated: January 24, 2018

Is there a negative correlation between oil and stock prices? This chart puts a widely held assumption to the test.

Tesla (TSLA): "Gone Fishing"… for a High-Confidence Trade Setup

Updated: January 22, 2018

In late October, our senior analyst Jeffrey Kennedy spotted a popular technical formation on the price chart of Tesla Motors, Inc: a bearish head-and-shoulders pattern. And from there, the stock price plummeted. See what it looked like.

U.S. Stocks: Waiting on a "Healthy Pullback"?

Updated: January 22, 2018

Today, many mainstream market strategists anticipate a healthy pullback in this high-flying bull market. We've seen such sentiment before...

The Stench of Debt Deflation ... Spreads

Updated: January 18, 2018

Can Elliott Wave analysis anticipate a company going bust? You can see our answer for yourself, taken directly from recent financial news headlines.

Halliburton (HAL): What A High-Confidence Trade Setup Looks Like

Updated: January 18, 2018

Our senior instructor Jeffrey Kennedy says, "If you don't want to lose money, don't pick losing trades." Easier said than done! Now, Jeffrey explains what exactly constitutes a high-confidence trade set-up using the price chart of Halliburton (NYSE: HAL).

Why Sometimes, "Beating the S&P 500" Isn't Good Enough

Updated: January 18, 2018

Should an investor's goal be to "beat the market"? Here's how this investment strategy can severely hurt your portfolio.

Survey: Highest Percentage of Bulls in 40 Years

Updated: January 11, 2018

Stock market bulls are having a "happy new year" indeed, and at least one Wall Street bank expects equity prices to be even higher at the end of 2018. The bulls may end up being right, but from observing market behavior for almost 40 years, here at EWI we know this...

Polarization with Stocks at All-Time Highs? We've Been Here Before

Updated: January 10, 2018

Today's polarized politics may seem out of sync with the mood behind the soaring stock market. But as this socionomics preview video reveals, history offers a precedent to help us understand the present and a guide for what's likely to come.

"Trade Deficit's Widely Presumed Effect is 100% Wrong"

Updated: January 9, 2018

It would seem logical that an expanding trade deficit would be a negative for the economy and stock market. But EWI's decades of research reveals a startling truth. See a chart that exposes one of the biggest market myths of all time.

Walt Disney Co. (DIS): When the Market Tries Your Patience

Updated: January 5, 2018

Many times, traders will write off frustrating, sideways price action as a "lost cause." But with the right tools at your disposal, that kind of crawling movement can be a time of opportunity.

Yes, Another All-Time High in the Stock Market. Now Here's the Two-Year BACKSTORY

Updated: January 4, 2018

Two years ago, the Dow saw its worst-ever start in a New Year. Investors were BEARISH. Yet Bob Prechter did not take the “head fake.” See what he said before the 60 percent rally in the Dow.

Learn This Little-Known Insight About Stock Prices and Earnings

Updated: January 4, 2018

The bedrock belief that earnings drive stock prices permeates Wall Street. The Q1 2018 earnings season is underway, and investors are watching. But have they bothered to investigate the evidence about earnings and stocks. We have.

Because "There is Always a Phoenix Somewhere"

Updated: December 28, 2017

Today's investors are used to the idea that the developed markets lead the developing ones. This idea makes a lot of sense... until you look at evidence like this.

Believe Your Own Eyes: Ghost of A Stock Market Past in the Present

Updated: December 22, 2017

This is MORE than two minutes of stock market history: See a chart happening in the present that's amazingly similar to our chart from the past.

Verizon (VZ): This Is How Elliott Waves Help You Manage Risk

Updated: December 21, 2017

Every trader knows what it feels like to be on the wrong side of the market. But not every trader has a "life raft" to jump into when the proverbial "ship" goes down. This could be a "life raft" to consider.

Stocks Scaled a Year-Long Wall of Political Worry

Updated: December 19, 2017

A year ago, South Korea saw its worst political turmoil in years -- including a presidential impeachment. Yet Global Market Perspective offered an aggressively BULLISH forecast for Korea's stock market: See the outcome for yourself.

Why Drive at Night in the Rain When You Don’t Have To?

Updated: December 14, 2017

On May 16, our Trader's Classroom editor saw an extremely clear bullish Elliott wave pattern underway on the price chart of Plug Power Inc. and called for a BIG rally. See what happened next.

Emerging Market Currencies: What Do They Say About EM Stocks?

Updated: December 11, 2017

Market analysts should be like detectives -- looking for more than one piece of evidence. See what we see in the price action of the J.P. Morgan Emerging Market Currency Index -- EMCI.

Our Forecast BEFORE the 47 Percent, 12-Month Gain

Updated: December 11, 2017

Have a look at prices -- and the forecast -- when we did NOT know what 2017 would hold…

A Hopeful Sign for Palestine?

Updated: December 8, 2017

With the U.S. recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, it's worth talking about the mood in the region. Here's a chart of the market you rarely hear about: the Palestinian Al Quds stock index -- and it helps explain what we mean by "mood."

Technical Analysis Tour de Force: Snapchat, Inc. (SNAP)

Updated: December 7, 2017

How much price history does a stock need before you can make a high-confidence forecast? Well, in the case of Snapchat (SNAP), five trading days was enough for our Trader's Classroom editor to anticipate the tech IPO's 2017 crash.

What Can Time Magazine's Person of the Year Tell You About the Stock Market?

Updated: December 7, 2017

A lot, as shown in this brief chapter from the new book, Socionomic Studies of Society and Culture.

Bull/Bear Ratio: Is "More Leverage" Better?

Updated: December 7, 2017

For every one dollar in "bear" funds, investors have fourteen dollars in "bull" funds. See what happened the PREVIOUS time this ratio was so extreme.

Why This Behavior of Hedge Fund Managers is Worth Noting

Updated: December 6, 2017

Hedge fund managers are reputed to be among the smartest of the smart on Wall Street. So, you might be surprised that they make the same critical mistake that most novice investors make. This chart helps to explain.

Big Red Flag for This Major Global Market

Updated: December 4, 2017

The behavior of one group of stocks will sometimes provide a clue about what to expect from the broad market. Right now, this is happening in a major European country. Here are the important details...

CSI: Chart Scene Investigation. (Case Study: ORLY)

Updated: November 28, 2017

In July, after O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (ORLY) had plummeted 30%, the mainstream experts found the cause for the crash -- a "mild winter." But what about seeing the sell-off before it happened? Yes, there was a way.

Your “Investing” Brain vs. Your “Shopping” Brain: Guess Which One Wins?

Updated: November 28, 2017

Shoppers have been getting into brawls for the sake of a bargain. It's all over the news this holiday season. At the same time, investors hate bargains in the stock market and love stocks when prices are high. What gives? Here's the explanation...

How to Forecast the Stock Market… from a Desert Island

Updated: November 22, 2017

Throughout each trading day, there's an awful lot of chatter in the financial press about what will drive the stock market's trend. In our experience, so-called "fundamental" market information is almost always one step behind the price action. Yet, even if you were isolated from financial news, you could still successfully forecast the market by only having access to this tool...

Market Myth #4: Interest Rates Drive Stock Prices

Updated: November 21, 2017

Think the Fed's interest rates control the stock market? Watch as Matt Lampert shows you how to bust this market myth in 2 minutes, using real-world examples from Robert Prechter's Socionomic Theory of Finance.

Some Traders Hit. Some Traders Miss. Here's How to be Part of the 1st Group

Updated: November 21, 2017

When the trading "doors" open and a throng of people are all angling for the same opportunity as you, have you ever raced headlong into the market without a secure trading plan in place? You're not alone.

$450M for a Da Vinci: What It Might Mean for the Stock Market

Updated: November 20, 2017

The positive social mood that drives a bull market in stocks also drives art market prices. Just recently, this painting sold for a record-shattering $450 million. Learn how other record-high prices in the art world coincided with turns in the DJIA.

Fast-Rising Margin Debt Screams an Even Faster Reversal Ahead

Updated: November 17, 2017

Investors are borrowing like never before to invest in stocks. This is not surprising to our Elliott wave experts. "Aggressive speculation is a hallmark of fifth waves...."

Traders: How to Know When the Trend Has Changed

Updated: November 15, 2017

How do you know when a market's trend has changed? It's the number one challenge facing traders. Today, we show you two ways to not only meet that challenge, but beat it fair and square...

What "Too Confident to Save" Means for Stocks

Updated: November 13, 2017

What happens when HIGH consumer confidence joins LOW savings? See and hear the answer right now.

Low Volatility + High Investor Complacency = Dangerous Combination

Updated: November 8, 2017

Robert Kelley, the editor of our U.S. Stocks Intraday Pro Service, talks with ElliottWaveTV's Dana Weeks about U.S. stocks and reveals how much longer he expects the current "quiet" environment to last.

Why "Buy the Dip" Psychology is Fraught with Danger

Updated: November 6, 2017

Many investors are tempted to buy any "dip" during a stock market uptrend. But this psychology has its perils. Here's what usually happens after a full market cycle has played out.

Another Stock Market Sentiment Measure Hits a 17-Year Extreme

Updated: November 6, 2017

A 17-year low in cash holdings sends a screaming message: "Hear" (and see) it for yourself.

Facebook Traders: Tech Giant + Technical Analysis = Thumbs Up

Updated: November 3, 2017

Is there a way to navigate the near-term price trend in a hugely popular stock like Facebook -- without getting sucked into the maelstrom of news surrounding the company? Our answer: definitely. It's called technical analysis.

A New Survey of Investors with $1-Million-Plus Portfolios is Revealing

Updated: November 3, 2017

A new survey reveals what millionaire investors are doing with their capital -- find out the details. Also learn about the unprecedented market action of mutual fund managers.

How Financial Exchanges Sparkle Near Financial Tops

Updated: November 2, 2017

A famous advertisement says, "diamonds are forever." However, financial up-trends are not. Learn about these signs of a dangerous financial optimism.

How Financial Exchanges Sparkle Near Financial Tops

Updated: November 2, 2017

A famous advertisement says, "diamonds are forever." However, financial up-trends are not. Learn about these signs of a dangerous financial optimism.

Why "Estimate-Crushing" U.S. GDP Number is NOT a Bullish Sign

Updated: October 31, 2017

Remember the so-called "Goldilocks" economy around the turn of the last century? How about in 2007? Well, positive economic numbers didn't stop the stock market from topping in both years. Today, optimism about the economy has reached another extreme. See these two charts.

Amazon: In Our Headlines Two Weeks BEFORE the Big Gain

Updated: October 31, 2017

See for yourself when we turned bullish on Amazon (hint: nearly 1 year ago).

How This Stock Market Indicator Just Got "Super-Sized"

Updated: October 27, 2017

Social mood fluctuates between extremes of optimism and pessimism. At least two developments suggest that a major trend change is afoot. Get the details.

From "1:5 to 5:1 in 35 Years" - The Long March AWAY from Safety

Updated: October 27, 2017

A stunning reversal in investor psychology holds implications for the stock market that are sure to surprise the unprepared majority.

Technical Analysis and You: Finding the Perfect Fit

Updated: October 26, 2017

Of all the technical indicators (there are literally hundreds to choose from) our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy trusts a handful of 3-5 "keepers" that have proven their value over and again.

Next Chapter: Prechter Investigates

Updated: October 26, 2017

3 charts offer 3 different "looks" at the Dow Industrials. Yet, see for yourself what they have in common.

U.S. Stocks: A Sentiment Extreme You MUST Pay Attention to

Updated: October 25, 2017

Robert Kelley, the editor of our US Stocks Intraday Pro Service, tells you about a sentiment extreme that he's seen recently. Watch this new interview to find out what has caught his attention and what they mean for U.S. stocks going forward.

Prechter Investigates: Timing the Stock Market Peak

Updated: October 23, 2017

Multiple ways to see the same market? Yes. See TWO recent long-term charts of the Dow Industrials from Robert Prechter.

Stock Market Optimism Approaches Days of Roman Empire

Updated: October 23, 2017

If there's ever been a time to resist the impulse to follow the investing crowd, now is that time. Large speculators are making a bet that's four times larger than what they made in January 2008. Take a look at this chart.

Let's Talk About Sex. (And You Thought This Was a "Family Show.")

Updated: October 19, 2017

We tackle a surprising topic for a market-forecasting firm - see for yourself how stocks and demographics correlate.

What Stocks Tell You about Catalonia's Independence Move

Updated: October 18, 2017

In this new interview with Brian Whitmer, who edits our European Financial Forecast and contributes to Global Market Perspective, he explains why you need to only look at Spain's stock market to understand the separatist movement. Find out what Spain's polarization means for Catalonia's independence move going forward.

Spain Divided: What Can the Stock Market Tell You About Europe's Secession Fever?

Updated: October 18, 2017

Catalonia declares and then suspends its independence from Spain. Agence France-Presse reports seven other European regions are "demanding more autonomy or even independence." How did Europe get here? And what's next? As this excerpt from the just-published book Socionomic Causality in Politics shows, just ask the stock market.

"Buy and Hold" ... and Investing is Easy

Updated: October 17, 2017

The words (and strategy) sound the safest at the end of every bull market...

How to Tell the "Size of the Forming Top" in U.S. Stocks

Updated: October 16, 2017

Many investors see almost no risk in the stock market. Indeed, they are betting to a record degree that the stock market will continue to rise. In EWI's view, here's what this extreme financial optimism strongly suggests.

Stocks: See This "Stunning" Development with Money Managers

Updated: October 13, 2017

A group of stock market bears has just done an about-face. One of EWI's analysts describes the switch as "stunning." A chart helps to explain.

Short Skirts: A Stock Market Indicator in 1999... 2007... and 2017?

Updated: October 11, 2017

Guess what came back into fashion just as stocks were heading toward a major top in the late 1990s? It was the mini-skirt. And in early 2007, high hemlines made a return -- again. Now, in 2017, with stocks in record-high territory, here's a mini-skirt update.

How to Identify Stock Trends and Iron out Sudden Price Spikes

Updated: October 10, 2017

When you see a price chart, can you tell whether the immediate trend is up or down? What about staying the course amidst sudden price spikes? Well, turn up your speakers and watch our very own Trader's Classroom instructor Jeffrey Kennedy teach you both using the real-world chart of China's social media platform giant, YY Inc.

FANG Stocks: "The Attack on the High Tech Giants"

Updated: October 9, 2017

FANG stocks -- Facebook, Apple, Amazon, and Google (now Alphabet) -- hit their most recent share price highs about two months ago. Is this the time to "buy the dip," or a sign that the NASDAQ 100 is "cruising for a bruising"?

On Bulls and Bears, and the Delicate Balance Between Them

Updated: October 5, 2017

Most investors commit to the trend at the wrong time: when it's about to turn. Have we arrived "there" in stocks?

Swinging For The Fences

Updated: October 3, 2017

The hits just keep on coming! Major League Baseball's record-breaking home run season has become a record-breaking home run postseason. SI's Alan Hall talks about how social mood impels batters to swing for the fences.

IBM: Warren Buffett Vs. Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: October 2, 2017

Many investors seek to mirror the trades of Warren Buffett. See how EWI analysts took the opposite side of a Buffet trade and how "Warren Buffett Versus the Wave Principle" has worked out so far.

Did You See the 30% Rise in This Major Global Stock Index?

Updated: October 2, 2017

See for yourself how GMP subscribers were ready ahead of time for the thirty-percent-plus rise in this major world stock market.

Look What's Fueling the ETF Boom -- and Why It's So Dangerous

Updated: September 27, 2017

The Elliott Wave Financial Forecast warned about this financially dangerous sign of " wild-eyed optimism" in June 2007, and the stock market went on to top some four months later. Now, in 2017, the same warning sign is appearing. Get the details you need to know.

What This Time-Tested Indicator Says About the Bull Market

Updated: September 25, 2017

You've probably seen the picture of the self-satisfied, rich man burning dollar bills to light a cigar. But, gold eating? The signs of excess are sending one clear message. Pay attention to this time-tested stock market indicator.

How Old Were YOU When This Stock Market Indicator Was Last Seen or Heard From?

Updated: September 25, 2017

A shocking amount of time has gone by since this sentiment was so extreme: See it for yourself...

Amazon, Inc.: Seeing the Elliott Wave Pattern is Believing

Updated: September 20, 2017

When you look at price chart of Amazon, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), what do you see? Well, according to the experts, you should see a healthy bull trend -- and, at the same time, a stock vulnerable to decline. Any questions? The good news is, we have the answers!

Stock Market's "Proper Value" Is Nonsense -- Here's Why

Updated: September 18, 2017

Should investors rely on traditional ways of evaluating the stock market's "proper value"? You might be surprised at what these four charts show.

Indian Stocks Show You the Greatest Irony in All of Investing

Updated: September 15, 2017

The majority is never right at major turns -- not in any major market. See this very real example of why not to follow the herd.

Technical Vs. Fundamental Analysis? The Winner is ...

Updated: September 15, 2017

Should investors base market decisions on fundamental or technical analysis? A study conducted by three finance professors remains relevant in 2017. The results may surprise you.

The One Big Mistake That Most Stock Market Forecasters Make

Updated: September 13, 2017

There's a big reason why most stock market participants miss the major turns. Two charts provide you with valuable insights so you can avoid making the same big mistake. There's rarely been a more important time to anticipate the DJIA's next trend change.

2017 Ends With "7": What That Might Mean for Stocks

Updated: September 11, 2017

In 1939, Edgar Lawrence Smith discussed the stock market's Decennial Pattern. It "has been remarkably useful." One of the aspects of the Decennial Pattern relates directly to 2017. Get the details.

How Irma Could Affect U.S. Stocks

Updated: September 11, 2017

What effect do natural disasters have on the stock market? History gives us the answer.

Let's Get Practical: Is the S&P 500 Over or Under Valued?

Updated: September 7, 2017

See the trendline that gives a brilliant answer to the "stock market value" question.

This Indicators' 30-Year Track Record is Flashing Red for Stocks

Updated: September 6, 2017

For every $1 they hold in a money market, investors today hold $4.75 in equity funds. See for yourself if that's as crazy as it sounds.

Just in Time? "Tulip Mania" Blossoms Again

Updated: September 6, 2017

Historically, financially themed Hollywood productions have often coincided with trend changes in the DJIA. Now, a motion picture that is based on one of the biggest financial bubbles of all time has just opened at theaters. The movie tells a "financial story that's fascinating ... ."

The Stock Market, Mood Swings, and Your Investments

Updated: August 30, 2017

Investor sentiment pursues the "hot opportunity." But history shows it's better to use sentiment as a contrary indicator.

Trump Supporters Should Tell Congress to Impeach Him Right Now

Updated: August 28, 2017

President Trump. Love him or hate him, if you watch the news you have to deal with him. But for how long? Discover the president's chances to survive impeachment in this Chart of the Day video.

The Shocking Truth About Most Investment Portfolios

Updated: August 23, 2017

Very few know what the back-offices of brokerage firms know: the real story of how brokerage clients make out in financial markets. The CEO of a brokerage firm once confided in us. Here is what we were told ...

2017 is NOT "Just Another Year" for the Stock Market: Here's Why

Updated: August 23, 2017

See 11 charts from ONE page of Robert Prechter's Elliott Wave Theorist.

What to Make of This Rare "Fear Gauge" Jump

Updated: August 22, 2017

Periods of low stock market volatility are inevitably followed by high volatility. The DJIA just registered its worst day in three months. See the chart that helped us to anticipate the "turbulence."

After the Fact "Analysis" vs. A REAL Stock Market Forecast: See the Difference

Updated: August 18, 2017

See the on-target stock market forecasts subscribers read before the big decline on August 17.

How You Can Get Ahead of a Fast-Moving News Cycle

Updated: August 18, 2017

Watch Matt Lampert, President of the Socionomics Institute, show how you can use Elliott waves to act more confidently in other areas of your life, not just in the markets.

What's Next for Asia's 50 Blue Chips?

Updated: August 16, 2017

See our new forecast for this key index of Asia's 50 blue chips when you watch this clip from a new interview with our Global Opportunities Expert, Chris Carolan.

Any Market, Any Time: "Waves of Uncertainty" Vs. Elliott Waves

Updated: August 15, 2017

No one said it would be easy navigating the volatile near-term terrain of emerging markets, such as MSCI Taiwan SGX. But thanks to Elliott wave analysis, it doesn't have to be impossible.

The Euro, European Stocks & More: How to Spot a Hot Opportunity

Updated: August 15, 2017

Right now, the euro is approaching a point you need to know about. Watch this clip from a new interview with Chris Carolan, our Global Opportunities Expert, for details.

Another All-Time High in the Stock Market? Now Here's the 18-Month BACKSTORY

Updated: August 14, 2017

Since February 2016 the Dow is up 6,500 points (40-plus percent) See how Bob Prechter correctly identified that low: Many months before the Trump rally, Fed decisions, or other after the fact "causes."

If War Breaks Out, Will Stocks Crash?

Updated: August 14, 2017

Does the DJIA rise more often during times of war or peace? You might be surprised when you review these six charts.

This Is Why U.S. Stocks Are at a Critical Juncture

Updated: August 11, 2017

Right now is one of those special moments in the markets that will determine where stocks go for the next few weeks -- and the next few months. Watch this clip from a new interview with our Chief Market Analyst to learn why stocks today find themselves at such a critical moment in their Elliott wave pattern.

U.S. Stock Market: Sunrise ... Sunset

Updated: August 7, 2017

The market itself provides its own clues about its future price action. One such clue is found in higher-beta small cap stocks vs. lower-beta blue chips. Get our take.

Individual Investors Say, "Cash is Trash"... Again

Updated: August 4, 2017

Many investors are just as committed to the stock market as they were at the January 2000 top. The same patterns of investor psychology appear to repeat themselves. Take a look at these two charts.

Parallel Lives: The U.S. Stock Market and The New York City Subway

Updated: August 3, 2017

The NYC Subway and the Stock Market: See Amazing Parallel Trends and Turns For Yourself.

This High Flier Soars with the Stock Market

Updated: August 2, 2017

A burst of technological innovations and rip-roaring bull markets tend to go hand-in-hand. Find out about one particular concept that "has a long history that lines up well with key junctures in stock prices."

Why Stocks Don't Take Orders from the President

Updated: July 26, 2017

The stock market began to rally long before Donald Trump was elected president. What's more, the evidence shows that the rally would have likely occurred even if another candidate had won. It boils down to the market's price pattern -- see for yourself.

Stock Buybacks: "Staggering Waste of Company Cash"

Updated: July 24, 2017

The evidence shows that when corporate executives initiate buyback programs of shares, the decisions are usually not born from rational analysis. The share price performance of corporations which invested in their own shares might surprise you.

Simple Yet Powerful Trading Tools

Updated: July 19, 2017

In this new interview, Jeffrey Kennedy gives a trading lesson on how to utilize trendlines, trend channels and price gaps in conjunction with your Elliott wave analysis.

Will FANG Take the First Big Bite Out of the Bull?

Updated: July 14, 2017

Stock market action in recent weeks suggests that the enthusiasm for the technology sector is simmering down. More than that, outright animosity is being directed toward some of technology's biggest names. Here's what we see down the road.

Urgent Bitcoin Report

Updated: July 14, 2017

The story this chart tells shows that since 2014, price activity led to a critical juncture in digital currencies.

When Prices Are Falling, TWO Numbers Matter Most

Updated: July 7, 2017

In June, AAPL shares plunged 6% to a two-month low. Knowing where prices will find a bottom and reverse up, however, isn't so simple. Or, is it? Our senior analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows traders how to narrow down the list of potential price targets for AAPL -- and any market -- to just TWO.

What the New Passive Investing Push Tells You

Updated: June 30, 2017

Stock picking is losing favor. On the other hand, passive investing is growing in popularity. This fits with the stock market's Elliott wave pattern. The mania is not over, but the end might be closer than many investors realize.

Will Japanese Stocks Continue to Defy the Short-Sellers?

Updated: June 26, 2017

The patterns of investor psychology are the same the world over, and have repeated throughout financial history. Let's look at stocks in the U.S. and Japan, then and now, and see if we can find similarities.

How Applying "Cause and Effect" Ideas to the Stock Market Can Cost You

Updated: June 19, 2017

Sir Isaac Newton famously said that "for every action, there is an equal and opposite re-action." But does this "law of motion" apply to finance? Many investors believe so, but the evidence shows that economic news does not affect the stock market.

What impact does terrorism have on the stock market?

Updated: June 13, 2017

Matt Lampert, director of research at the Socionomics Institute, sheds some light on the relationship between terror attacks and the markets and tells you what to watch out for in the future, all in this 3-minute interview.

Brazil's Stock Market Flips "Market Fundamentals" on Their Head

Updated: June 9, 2017

Mainstream financial wisdom tells you that negative news events and economic data cause stock prices to fall. But if that were true, then 2016 should've seen Brazil's stock market crash. Instead, it soared to a five-year high. There's only one explanation that makes sense.

How One Forecasting Tool Defied the Bull Market Naysayers

Updated: June 9, 2017

Are you ready to see the stock market independently from the crowd? See three charts that show you the high value of the Elliott wave model.

FAIL-outs! 7 Years and 4 Bailouts Have NOT Saved Greece's Stock Market

Updated: June 5, 2017

True or False: If the eurozone government and IMF start withholding their bailout payments to Greece, then Greek shares will fall. If you answered true, then this story is a must-read!

Contracting Triangle: How This Bullish Forecast Worked Out

Updated: May 30, 2017

In 2016, the prevailing sentiment toward China's economy was negative. Yet, if investors had avoided China's internet sector, they would have missed a significant advance. The whole episode teaches a valuable lesson.

"Stock Markets Have a Long History of Booming" After This

Updated: May 19, 2017

How could the attempted military coup in Turkey in July 2016 have possibly been a bullish sign for Turkish stocks? Get our insights -- and see two charts that show the price story.

How 'Startling Unexpected Headlines' Can Cost You BIG

Updated: May 15, 2017

A chief investment officer just told USA Today, "Listening to the 6 o'clock news gets investors off track." Find out why he made that statement. Plus, see what a "news-driven" and rational-reaction graph of stock prices would look like. (Hint: It's nothing you'd ever see in real life.)

Fresh Look at Stocks Across Asia-Pacific

Updated: May 10, 2017

Mark Galasiewski tells you what to make of the recent price action in Australia, Korea and Japan.

The Treacherous Psychology of Ramped-Up Investor Expectations

Updated: May 5, 2017

There's a sizeable gap between investor expectations and historical market returns. Chalk it up to ramped-up optimism and what psychologists call "information avoidance." Two surveys and one chart are revealing.

A New, Scary Chapter in the Age-Old Story of Stock Market Leverage (A.K.A. "Debt")

Updated: May 1, 2017

NYSE margin debt levels reached records in the milestone market years of 2000 and 2007. But wait until you see what that level is now. Plus, find out how hedge funds are making matters even more precarious.

A Sobering Look at "Market-Shattering Shocks"

Updated: April 26, 2017

If investors would only review the historical data, they would discover the sobering truth about news and the stock market. Do you believe a presidential assassination or a major terrorist attack would affect the market's trend? Find out what really happened.

Germany's Stock Market & the French Election

Updated: April 24, 2017

On April 24, Germany's DAX Index soared to a new, all-time high. Mainstream pundits say the April 23 outcome of the French Presidential Election lit the market's bullish fire. Here's our take on the rally.

Marijuana ETF Confirms a Long Standing Socionomic Forecast

Updated: April 20, 2017

Years ago, EWI predicted that marijuana would eventually be legalized. Today, that prediction is a reality in some U.S. states. Find out about a new marijuana-themed ETF.

Have You Taken These 4 Simple Steps to Improve Your Trading?

Updated: April 19, 2017

Jeffrey Kennedy is a 20-plus year Elliott wave market veteran. In this new interview, he walks you through his 4-step process of how to find high-confidence, low-risk trade setups.

Have You Taken These 4 Simple Steps to Improve Your Trading?

Updated: April 19, 2017

Jeffrey Kennedy is a 20-plus year Elliott wave market veteran. In this new interview, he walks you through his 4-step process of how to find high-confidence, low-risk trade setups.

Why 90%+ of Active Stock Fund Managers Underperform the S&P 500

Updated: April 17, 2017

Even professionals have a hard time beating the market. But a study of 2600 stock recommendations by market technicians vs. fundamentalists came to this "striking conclusion."

Stock Market Traders Trim Back Hedges

Updated: April 13, 2017

If you're a gambler or trader, you know what it means to "hedge your bet." It's how you offset your losses if you bet on the wrong horse, or on the wrong market position. Yet today, falling demand for equity hedges suggests an absence of fear among stock traders and investors. This chart shows you why.

What to Make of the "Supreme Confidence in Financials"

Updated: April 11, 2017

In 2007, the KBW Bank index turned down months ahead of the DJIA. In 2017, optimistic expectations are again running high for the financial sector. Ironically, history shows that investors should be the most worried when financial fear is absent. Let's review today's position of the "fear index" VIX and KBW Bank Index.

Amazon Shares: This Price Pattern Anticipated the Rise Above $900

Updated: April 6, 2017

In late 2016, Amazon's share price sat out the broader stock market rally. Yet on December 30th, we showed subscribers a price pattern that anticipated the 3-month, 20-percent-plus rally in Amazon. See that price pattern for yourself.

3 Must-See Charts: Learn What's Next for Europe

Updated: April 6, 2017

Brian Whitmer, our Senior European Analyst, highlights the precarious position of European stock markets.

How the Average Annual Rate of Return Can Trip You Up

Updated: April 3, 2017

Would you invest in a fund with a guaranteed three-year average annual rate of return of 50%? The answer "yes" seems to be obvious. But let's take a closer look.

Why the Fed's Rate Hike Means Nothing to the Stock Market

Updated: March 17, 2017

The Fed just announced a 0.25% hike of its benchmark rate -- the second such move in the past three months. A long-held Wall Street belief is that higher rates mean a downturn in stock market prices. Let's put that belief to a test.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 2: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 16, 2017

In part two of this new interview with Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, he talks about why he and his team are excited about the new release of EWAVES, version 2.0 beta.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 2: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 16, 2017

In part two of this new interview with Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, he talks about why he and his team are excited about the new release of EWAVES, version 2.0 beta.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 1: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 15, 2017

Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, explains how EWAVES is different from other Elliott wave programs.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 1: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 15, 2017

Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, explains how EWAVES is different from other Elliott wave programs.

Gold: It's Not Just About Supply and Demand

Updated: March 8, 2017

You may think that investing in gold differs from investing in stocks -- after all, gold is a commodity. Yet, the same investor psychology that moves stocks also moves gold.

You Asked, We Answered in our Latest "Video Mailbag"

Updated: March 7, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," two of our global analysts sit down to answer questions submitted by viewers like you.

You Asked, We Answered in our Latest "Video Mailbag"

Updated: March 7, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," two of our global analysts sit down to answer questions submitted by viewers like you.

Why Do Stocks Rise and Fall? (Hint: It’s NOT the News!)

Updated: March 7, 2017

The financial media regularly rationalizes fluctuations in the markets by attributing them to various news and events. "A causes B." We take a different view.

Presidential Scandals -- How Much Damage Do They Do?

Updated: March 2, 2017

Some presidential scandals change history, others are minor and do little damage. In this ETV interview, Robert Folsom discusses social mood as it relates to this question: "How much political damage does a scandal do to the president?"

Presidential Scandals -- How Much Damage Do They Do?

Updated: March 2, 2017

Some presidential scandals change history, others are minor and do little damage. In this ETV interview, Robert Folsom discusses social mood as it relates to this question: "How much political damage does a scandal do to the president?"

Emerging Markets: How to Find Your Way (Focus: India's Sensex)

Updated: March 1, 2017

Yes, you can maintain your financial objectivity when others are losing it. For example, when fear was running rampant during the 2008 bear market, one Asian-Pacific analyst made a historic forecast for a huge rally. Here's how he did it. ...

The "Trump Bump" Was in the Cards LONG Before Trump

Updated: February 21, 2017

Market bears have suffered a severe shellacking as stocks embarked on a record-breaking run. But a classic Elliott wave price pattern gave investors a heads-up a year ago. See for yourself.

What Higher Highs & Higher Lows Say About the NASDAQ

Updated: February 16, 2017

As of February 15, NASDAQ 100 prices had closed higher in 11 of the past 12 sessions -- the longest closing-high streak in the index since a 14-day streak back in June and July of 2013. What's more, the price rise since November 4, 2016 shows a series of higher highs, and higher lows. That's a strong indicator for the direction of the trend...

Learn Why It’s Important to Trade with The Trend

Updated: February 13, 2017

Our U.S. equity analyst, Tom Prindaville, shares his background and analytical approach to the markets in this spotlight video.

Artificial Intelligence In Action: EWAVES on Verizon

Updated: January 31, 2017

Our Chart of the Day shows EWAVES at work in real time -- in fact just a few days ago. See for yourself what we said and showed to subscribers.

MACD: Learn to Recognize Trade Setups

Updated: January 27, 2017

Just as there are patterns in price, there are also patterns in momentum indicators. In this 10-minute lesson from our popular trader-education service, Trader's Classroom, you'll learn key patterns i