Yield-seeking investors shouldn't forget to check the charts.
It's hard not to be frustrated by volatility, but certain sectors could still be excellent buys.
These small-cap biotechs have just confirmed bottom formations, setting up good buying opportunities on pullbacks.
If the market keeps rising, it could push nervous portfolio managers back into stocks...but you don’t need to wait to make sensible buys into these specific assets.
While the market's pullback to key support is a caution sign for now, it’s also likely to result in a rally next week -- one critical to the market’s intermediate-term future.
It could be a couple of weeks until we know the true effect of the latest US debt debate in the markets, but there are still no clear signs that a year-end rally has been written off.
A proper breakout could be on its way as early as next week. Watch for any pullback as a buying opportunity in these specific sectors.
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