Technical Analysis

Baltic Dry Index In New Bull Market; Shipping Stocks Will Rise - Mike Swanson (07/19/2013)

The Baltic Dry Index which tracks shipping rates is starting a new bull market. It has really been in a bear market since 2008, but jumped up in 2009 and then collapsed again at the end of 2011 in the "euro crisis.". Since then it has formed a stage one base and broken out of that base in the past few weeks.

Podcast - Jeff Pierce of ZenTrader.Ca on the Strong Rally in the Dow and Nasdaq and Trading Opportunities in Japan, Solar Stocks, and Chemicals - Mike Swanson (05/16/2013)

I just did this podcast with Jeff Pierce of

In this podcast Jeff and I talked about the rally in the DOW, Nasdaq and strong trending stocks and sectors in Japan, solar stocks, and chemical stocks that are making for good short-term trades. We also talked about gold.

Podcast - Ike Iossif On His Timing Models In Regards to The S&P 500 and Gold - Mike Swanson (05/10/2013)

I just did this fascinating interview with Ike Iossif of

Ike interviews many people each week for his website, including myself, and has them categorized by methodology. These people are many of the top thinkers and traders when it comes to the financial markets, such as people like Frank Barbera and Dan Zanger who turned less than $30,000 into millions in less than a year.