ETF Update: Prospects for Medical Device Companies

The failing economy has hit stocks in industries that many thought to be recession resistant, like the medical device makers.  Even Medtronic, Inc. (MDT), the leader in the group, signaled lower revenue and earnings estimates. We identify interesting stocks and sectors through the use of our proprietary software.  It considers recent Trends, the stock's Cycle, […]

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ETF Update: A Time of Uncertainty

Investors and traders alike can profit by paying attention to equity sectors.  We monitor sectors via our ETF universe.  Every day we generate ratings for each ETF  using a combination of Trend, Cycle, and a bit of  Anticipation.  Our model has a time horizon of about thirty days, drawing upon a sophisticated interpretation of market […]

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Parsing the President

In a state of economic crisis, it is natural for investors to pay attention to any public statement by President Obama. There is a natural sequence of timing to the moves of the new administration.  Some policies can be changed by the stroke of a pen, through Executive Orders.  These are Presidential directives that have […]

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ETF Update: Can Networking Stocks Bounce Back?

At "A Dash" we discuss a combination of fundamental analysis and system-based trading.  Both are affected by events, but in different ways. Our fundamental viewpoint, presented in our 2009 Outlook article, is relatively bullish.  Many stocks are priced for a depression.  We believe that economic policies, both those in the pipeline and those on the […]

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