Hedge fund manager Jim Chanos reveals some of his holdings in a regulatory filing.
Disappointing jobs data may initiate an overdue correction and present new buying opportunities, but only if indicators don't signal a lack of buyer conviction.
Seasonal strength means good opportunity in select oil and gas stocks as winter melts into spring.
Overbought conditions suggest the start of a long-overdue correction.
While economic news could trigger a correction, the mid-term trend for small-cap stocks remains positive.
Every high-flying market is bound to find patches of rough air, and the charts show a potential decline is in store. However, several plays should defy these trends.
The year has started off well, but some sectors and strategies have the potential to pay off even better in coming weeks.
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