Options Action: Volatility hits low

Discussing the VIX’s lowest level since August 5, 2015 and what it means for the options market with “Fast Money” trader Dan Nathan.

Don't Trust the 21 Week Cycle on the Volatility Index Chart

Don’t Trust the 21 Week Cycle on the Volatility Index Chart

It’s only four data points but an interesting cycle of 21 week high periods has played out on the Volatility Index ($VIX) chart over the last 17 months. The pattern is highlighted with the blue cycle circles and I’ve placed…

Copper Slides Back to Retest its Long Term Breakout Level

Copper Slides Back to Retest its Long Term Breakout Level

This year the price of spot copper finally broke through a five year downtrend line. The metal had been consolidating in a symmetrical triangle pattern since the end of last year, and then in late October this year it took…

Could FANG Stocks, Wider Markets Be On the Edge? Check These Charts

A shroud of bearish engulfing candles fell over the broad market in Wednesday’s session, dampening the holiday spirit and diming the hopes of Dow 20,000 by year’s end. The pattern was pervasive and affected the best performing stocks as well…

Crude Breaks Above Inverse Head and Shoulders Resistance

Crude Breaks Above Inverse Head and Shoulders Resistance

An inverse head and shoulders pattern formed on the weekly chart of the Light Crude Oil – continuous contract ($WTIC) over the last 18 months and I’ve highlighted its development over time. The commodity has now broken above the reversal…

3 Stocks With the Potential for Sharp Downside Moves

The stock market rally continues into the final week of trading this year, but the longer this advance off the November low continues, and the more overbought the major indices become, the more the opportunity for greater profits shifts to…

Post Holdings Holds Long-Term Trendline Support, Looks Ready to Rally

Post Holdings Holds Long-Term Trendline Support, Looks Ready to Rally

Post Holdings (POST) has been moving higher for the last two years, establishing a well-defined uptrend line on the daily chart. Last month that line was successfully retested. In the past, retests have been followed by a bounce and then…

Household Stock Tips for Breakout Profits

Household Stock Tips for Breakout Profits

You might have one of these companies products in your home. Their stocks are basing and look ready to break to the upside. Check out my article published on TheStreet this morning.

4 Patterns and 4 Breakout Stocks Ready to Rally -- Colgate-Palmolive, GrubHub, More

4 Patterns and 4 Breakout Stocks Ready to Rally — Colgate-Palmolive, GrubHub, More

These four stocks have underperformed the broader market but now look poised to make up lost ground. Here’s a link to my article published on TheStreet this morning.

“Off the Charts” – A Naughty and a Nice Stock for 2017

Tonight on Mad Money Jim Cramer went “Off the Charts” with the help of Tim Collins, a technician and colleague at RealMoney.com, to compare the high flying stocks of Broadcom Limited (AVGO) and Teck Resources (TECK).