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Is the S&P 500 Bear Market Over?

Is the S&P 500 Bear Market Over?

By definition, a bear market is when price drops 20% or more from its recent or all time highs.  So for the S&P 500 ticker /ES one could say that technically speaking the bear market is over because price is now approximately 15% off the all time high set back in October 2021.

But is the recent run up simply a "Bear Market Rally" or are the bulls firmly back in charge gunning for new all time highs?  See this before your next trade!

FOMC Day = Volatility!

FOMC Day = Volatility!
Last FOMC Day ES initially spiked down 60 points, spiked up 90 points, then plunged 155 points all in the 2hrs after the FOMC statement. Be prepared for similar today starting at 2pm EDT... before then anticipate choppy sideways price action.

Bear Market Trading Strategies (and their Steep Bull Rallies) Webinar

Bear Market Trading Strategies (and their Steep Bull Rallies) Webinar

You'll see the only Price Action tools needed that are native to every charting platform and how to apply them in the current volatile conditions.

As a BONUS participants will be introduced to the ChartPros Trade Entry Timing Tool that can be used anticipate market moves across a variety of timeframes and trading styles!

Recorded Thursday November 3rd, 2022 04:30 PM Eastern Time 

 

S&P 500 Market - Higher Timeframe Technical Analysis

S&P 500 Market - Higher Timeframe Technical Analysis
S&P /ES Higher Time Frame Chart - Technical Analysis for February 23, 2022

New Year Resolutions for Traders

New Year Resolutions for Traders
Traditionally, many people make New Year's resolutions. Some promise themselves that they'll eat better, lose weight, behave nicer, stop bad habits, start new habits... You've probably been there done that.

But what about your trading? Have you made resolutions before? Like have more discipline? More patience? Stop chasing trades? Some may even consider quitting trading altogether?  Read more...

How High Can the Markets Go?

How High Can the Markets Go?

We frequently get asked "How High Can the Markets Go?"

The true answer is no one really knows for sure but technical analysis can help determine potential targets.

Once a market reaches its target there's no telling what can happen then.  The prudent thing as a trader is to allow it time to develop new structure.

Is the Market About to Crash?

Is the Market About to Crash?
Yeah, market sentiment can be tricky to try and figure out. One thing I see or hear over and over again are statements that begin with "I feel like..." and you can fill in the blank like:

All Time Highs - to trade or not trade webinar

All Time Highs - to trade or not trade webinar

Learn the top strategies for trading all time highs and managing risk.

Many equities and indexes are at or near their tops. Trading all time highs (ATH) can be a risky proposition because there is less historical data available at these levels.

Join ChartPros for this informative and potentially money making/saving webinar to help boost your trading confidence, consistency, and trading results.

Around the Markets - 2 minute outlook for the week of November 15, 2020

Around the Markets - 2 minute outlook for the week of November 15, 2020
2 minute market outlook for the week of November 15, 2020 for /ES, /NQ, /YM, /VX, /GC, and /CL

Introduction to the Trade Entry Timing Tool - FREE Webinar Recording

Introduction to the Trade Entry Timing Tool - FREE Webinar Recording
The VIX is a real-time market index that represents the market’s expectation of 30-day forward-looking volatility.  Derived from the price inputs of the S&P 500 index options, it provides a measure of market risk and investors’ sentiments.

Market Calm Before the Election Storm... What to Anticipate

Market Calm Before the Election Storm... What to Anticipate
From our past experience, anytime there seems to be uncertainty in the economic climate like there are during election cycles market volatility can often subside and produce what may look like ranging or wedging type scenarios.  The 2020 election is doing just that as observed in the S&P 500 chart.

Advanced Futures Course with Michael Perrigo

Advanced Futures Course with Michael Perrigo

ChartPros launched its latest market education leading course "Advanced Futures".

This course takes traders through advanced strategies and preparations for trading indice futures.  

The course is broken into three sections and will walk traders through step by step some of the most advanced strategies and techniques for day and swing trading.

Traders are going to learn how to identify Fibonacci sequences used by institutional algorithms and how to leverage that knowledge in your trading.

We're also going to provide insights into risk management and how to create "risk free" trade scenarios.

Lastly, we take traders through some trade planning and trade recaps that apply the techniques taught in the course.