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Chart of the Week

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 17, 2003 @ 1:15 pm In Finance,Media,War/Defense | Comments Disabled

Stocks are at the top of their up channel, and have become somewhat extended. They remain vulnerable to a pullback.

Extended Market Vulnerable to Pullback (S&P 500 )
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Source: Gary B. Smith, TC2000 [2]

The markets up trend line (lower line), they present a lower risk entry point for buying. A violation of that trend line (S&P500 1025-30) would be a significant sell signal.

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[1] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/spy_text.html

[2] TC2000: http://www.tc2000.com/

[3] Shrugging off the bad: http://money.cnn.com/2003/11/14/markets/sun_lookahead/index.htm

[4] Bubble Junior: http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2003/1124/264.html

[5] Lands of the cautiously rising sun? (German and Japan): http://www.economist.com/agenda/displayStory.cfm?story_id=2208205

[6] Dirty Ways To Come Clean: http://www.forbes.com/home/2003/11/14/cx_da_1114topnews.html

[7] Philly Fed Perspectives on the Jobless Recovery: http://www.phil.frb.org/publicaffairs/speeches/santomero36.html

[8] The Wal-Mart You Don’t Know: http://www.fastcompany.com/magazine/77/walmart.html

[9] Dwight D. Eisenhower: http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/de34.html

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