TK All-Star’s Blog posts

Inside Bars for the Dow 30

TK All-Star posted on 02/25/14 at 09:39 AM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, TOL

TK All-Star posted on 02/18/14 at 03:28 PM

Recap for Tuesday, February 18th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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Pullbacks to Ponder

TK All-Star posted on 02/12/14 at 10:18 AM

Last month, I shared my concerns that the market might be due for a pause, which now seems to be underway. From the peak of 1851 to the low last week of 1740, the S&P 500 pulled back 6% ... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, COP

TK All-Star posted on 02/11/14 at 04:03 PM

Recap for Tuesday, February 11th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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Directional Trading with Vertical Spreads

TK All-Star posted on 02/07/14 at 03:51 PM

Most traders, having confidence in their anticipation of where the stock market is headed next, prefer to enter new positions with a bullish or bearish bias. Far fewer traders seem to have a ... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, CVX

TK All-Star posted on 02/04/14 at 03:55 PM

Recap for Tuesday, February 4th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of ... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, TGT

TK All-Star posted on 01/28/14 at 03:11 PM

Recap for Tuesday, January 28th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of ... more

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Is the Rally Over?

TK All-Star posted on 01/28/14 at 09:48 AM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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Retailers On Sale?

TK All-Star posted on 01/23/14 at 12:31 PM

Alan Brochstein Screens for Retailers with Low Valuations Many shoppers believe that one of the best times to buy from retailers is after the holidays. It’s also possible for stock prices... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, TSO

TK All-Star posted on 01/22/14 at 09:50 AM

Recap for Tuesday, January 21st by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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Taking a Look at Pullbacks in Growth Stocks

TK All-Star posted on 01/15/14 at 01:41 PM

Alan Brochstein Screens for Growth Stocks Retreating In just two months, we will celebrate the fifth anniversary of the bottom of what was one of the worst bear markets for stocks in the p... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, UPS

TK All-Star posted on 01/14/14 at 03:24 PM

Recap for Tuesday, January 14th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of... more

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8 Stocks That Lagged Over The Past Year

TK All-Star posted on 01/08/14 at 08:47 AM

Alan Brochstein Explores 8 Stocks That Lagged Over The Past Year 2013 proved to be the best year for stocks since 1997, with the S&P 500 returning over 32% and smaller stocks in many ... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, CSCO

TK All-Star posted on 01/07/14 at 03:09 PM

Recap for Tuesday, January 7th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S... more

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The Bull Put Spread and Risk Management

TK All-Star posted on 01/02/14 at 04:35 PM

Question from a reader: “What are the benefits of trading bull put spreads compared with trading stock? I am afraid of these spreads because losses may ruin my account.” This is an excellen... more

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Can Homebuilders Join the Rally in 2014?

TK All-Star posted on 12/26/13 at 09:23 AM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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Doubles - Not As Easy As It Might Seem

TK All-Star posted on 12/18/13 at 03:29 PM

Alan Brochstein Analyzes Some Leading Performers in 2013 This is the time of year when trading activity typically begins to slow but prognostication accelerates. Surely you have seen all o... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, NCR

TK All-Star posted on 12/17/13 at 04:19 PM

Recap for Tuesday, December 17th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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Four Growth Stocks With Very High Short-Interest

TK All-Star posted on 12/11/13 at 09:46 AM

Alan Brochstein Screens For Heavily Shorted Stocks With Strong Fundamentals Hedge funds have gained popularity in recent years, with HedgeFund Intelligence reporting over $2.3 trillion of a... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, LOW

TK All-Star posted on 12/10/13 at 03:51 PM

Recap for Tuesday, December 10th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis o... more

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