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.
They handily outperformed in 2011, but recent technical action suggests the Dow could be more vulnerable than the now-lagging S&P 500.
Bullish chart patterns and relative performance analysis make these stocks worth buying on dips.
The year has started off well, but some sectors and strategies have the potential to pay off even better in coming weeks.
Technical methods identified the strongest and weakest sectors last year, and now they predict the best buying opportunities ahead.
This signals long entry opportunities.
Investors can gain a keen perspective on long-term trends by stepping back to the yearly time frame.
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