From a seasonal perspective, transportation stocks appear to be following the script and rallying in early May.
The S&P 500 set tradable tops 2 years in a row on this day.
With 20% gains in less than three months, this run-up is about over.
High-volume gains in this sector suggest the group may start rolling higher again soon.
Recent deterioration in the short-term technical outlook means now more than ever, investors must take decisive action to lock in recent gains.
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.
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