The typical cycle suggests a pullback is coming heading into the election, but it could be more severe if Romney wins.
With the overall markets moving higher, investors should step into these stocks, ETFs and precious metals.
The market is far from capitulating here.
Such formations in these leveraged stock funds could foretell a substantial market correction.
The market's recent correction and technical vulnerability could easily drop these shares by 5%.
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.
The 'easy' gains might be behind Big Blue.
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