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September 2014

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Intuit

September 30, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: INTU

The Chart of the Day belongs to Intuit (INTU).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High List for the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to find a chart I liked.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 9/10 the stock gained 4.13%.

Intuit's mission is to revolutionize how people manage their financial activities. The company's objective is to greatly expand the world of electronic finance. Electronic finance encompasses three types of products and services: desktop software products that operate on customers' personal computers to automate financial tasks; products and services that are delivered via the Internet; and products and services that connect Internet-based services with desktop software to enable customers to integrate their financial activities.



Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalsAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages10 new highs and up 5.85% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 64.40%Barchart computes a technical support level at 84.02Recently traded at 88.03 with a 50 day moving average of 83.61  [more]

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Amicus Therapeutics sell signals

September 30, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: FOLD

Today I deleted Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD) from the Barchart Van Meerten Speculative portfolio for negative price momentum:


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Planar Systems - Sell Signals

September 30, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: PLNR.DL

Today I deleted Planar Systems (PLNR) for the Barchart Van Meerten Speculative Portfolio for negative price momentum:


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Royal Dutch Shell - Sell Signals

September 30, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: RDS-B

Today I deleted Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.B) fro the Barchart Van Meerten New High portfolio for negative price momentum:


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Kodiak Oil Sell Signals

September 30, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: KOG.DL

Today I deleted Kodiak Oil (KOG) from the Barchart Van Meerten New High portfolio for negative price momentum:


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Ambarella

September 29, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: AMBA

The Chart of the Day belongs to  Ambarella (AMBA).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for the best technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart feature to find the chart I liked best.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/19 ht stock gained 43.55%.

AMBA develops video compression and image processing semiconductors. The Company's products are used in digital still cameras, digital camcorders, and video-enabled mobile phones. Ambarella sells its solutions to original design manufacturers and original equipment manufacturers. Its technology is also used in television broadcasting infrastructure systems.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages8 new highs and up 29.49% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 72.45%Barchart computes a technical support level at 39.08Recently traded at 44..42 with a 50 day moving average of 33.42  [more]

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Why I'm not buying

September 29, 2014 – Comments (1)

I've gotten some emails asking me why I didn't make any new buys in any of the model portfolios.  I just do not buy into falling markets.  Each morning I review my portfolios and look at each stock individually and ask 3 questions:  [more]

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Big Stock Rally?

September 26, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: AGN.DL , MO , LLY

There are a lot of the stock prognosticators claiming that money is flowing from shaky emerging markets and small caps back to big "quality" large caps.  So who are they?  I used Barchart to sort the S&P 500 Large Cap index stocks to find some examples of stocks that were climbing in at least 50% of the last 20 trading days.

My screening includes Allergan (AGN), Altria (MO), Eli Lilly (LLY), L Brands (L), and Humana (HUM):

Allergan (AGN)


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Cardinal Health

September 24, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CAH

The Chart of the Day belongs to Cardinal Health (CAH).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time New High list for the best technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.

CAH is one of the leading providers of products and services to healthcare providers and manufacturers to help them improve the efficiency and quality of healthcare. These services and products include Pharmaceutical Distribution and Provider Services, Medical-Surgical Products and Services, Pharmaceutical Technologies and Services and Automation and Information Services.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages12 new highs and up 6.07% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 72.73%Barchart computes a technical support level at 75.17Recently traded at 74.47 with a 50 day moving average of 73.03  [more]

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5 NASDAQ 100 Gems

September 24, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: PAYX , BBBY , FB

A lot of Wall Street pundits have been advising their audience to short the QQQ.  I wanted to see if there were any gems among the rocks so I used Barchart to sort the NASDAQ 100 Index stocks for the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to weed out the stocks getting bounces on news.

Today's list includes Paychex (PAYX), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX), Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Facebook (FB) and Intuit (INTU):

Paychex (PAYX)


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Ever Drink at a Big Daddy's Lounge??

September 23, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: BDL

The Chart of the Day belongs to my nostalgia pick of the day Flanigan's Enterprises (BDL).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High listfor the highest technical buy signals and spotted it at the top of the list.  If you ever lived in South Florida then you probably met Jim Flanigan or at least had a drink in one of his Big Daddy's Lounges.  He's gone but the legend lives on. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 7/30 the stock gained 32.92%.


Flanigan's Enterprises, Inc. owns and/or operates restaurants with lounges, package liquor stores and an entertainment oriented clubs (collectively the ``units``). All of the Company's package liquor stores, restaurants and clubs are operated on leased properties. They operate under the names ``Flanigan's Seafood Bar and Grill'' restaurants and ``Big Daddy's'' retail liquor stores.



Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages13 new highs and up 22.26% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 87.52%Barchart computes a technical support level at 17.64Recently traded at 19.50 with a 50 day moving average of 15.56  [more]

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5 Good Small Caps

September 23, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: EPIQ , SMA.DL , VICR

Small Caps have had a hard time recently so I wanted to see if any were having a good day.  I used Barchart to sort the S&P 600 Small Cap Index stocks first for the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.

The list for today includes Epiq Systems (EPIQ), Symmetry Medical (SMA), Vicor (VICR),  Vasco Data Security International (VDSI) andMarriot Vacations Worldwide (VAC):

Epiq Systems (EPIQ)


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Summer Infant sell signals

September 23, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: SUMR

Today I deleted Summer Infant (SUMR) for the Barchart Van Meerten Speculative portfolio for negative price momentum:


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Dr Pepper Snapple Group

September 22, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: DPS

The Chart of the Day belongs to Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter singled a buy on 8/11 the stock gained 7.81%.

DPS is one of the largest beverage companies in the Americas. They manufacture, market and distribute more than 50 brands of carbonated soft drinks, juices, ready to drink teas, mixers and other premium beverages across the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages11 new highs and up the last monthRelative Strength Index 71.98%Barchart computes a technical support level at 63.59Recently traded at 65.32 with a 50 day moving average of 61.00  [more]

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5 Great Mid Caps

September 21, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: TRN , SWKS , EXP

I wanted to find 5 Mid Cap stocks with superior momentum and charts.  I used Barchart to sort the S&P 400 Mid Cap Index stocks for the best technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts and find 5 stocks I liked.

Today's list includes Trinity Industries (TRN), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Eagle Materials (EXP), Energizer Holdings (ENR) and Clarcor(CLC):

Trinity Industries (TRN)


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Burlington Stores - BURL

September 18, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: BURL

The Chart of the Day belongs to Burlington Stores (BURL).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend spotter signaled a buy on 7/17 the stock gained 29.10%.

BURL operates as an off-price apparel and home product retailer. It provides its customers with a selection of fashionable branded product in women's ready-to-wear apparel, menswear, youth apparel, baby products, footwear, accessories, home goods and coats. The Company operates within the United States and Puerto Rico.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages10 new highs and up 18.06% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 78.57%Barchart computes a technical support level at 37.76Recently traded at 40.46 with a 50 day moving average of 34.14  [more]

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Abbott Laboratories

September 17, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: ABT

The Chart of the Day belongs to Abbott Laboratories (ABT).  I found the stock by sorting the  All Time High list for the highest technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/26 the stock gained 1.33%.

Abbott is a global healthcare company devoted to improving life through the development of products and technologies that span the breadth of healthcare. They have a portfolio of leading, science-based offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic pharmaceuticals.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages7 new highs and up 3.38% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 65.35%Barchart computes a technical support level at 42.31Recently traded at 43.39 with a 50 day moving average of 42.34  [more]

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Archer-Daniel-Midland

September 16, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: ADM

The Chart of the Day belongs to Archer-Daniel-Midlands (ADM).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High List for the stocks with the best technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/5 the stock gained 5.62%.

ADM procures, transports, stores, processes, and merchandises agricultural commodities and products. Its operations are classified into three business segments: Oilseeds Processing, Corn Processing, and Agricultural Services. The Company processes oilseeds, corn, wheat, cocoa, and other agricultural commodities. It manufactures protein meal, vegetable oil, corn sweeteners, flour, biodiesel, ethanol, and other value-added food and feed ingredients.

Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report


Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages7 new highs and up 3.16% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 69.68%Barchart computes a technical support level at 50.23Recently traded at 51.26 with a 50 day moving average of 48.89  [more]

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5 Great NASDAQ 100 Stocks

September 16, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CMCSA , MSFT , NTAP

I wanted to see how the NASDAQ 100 stocks were doing so I used Barchart to sort the NASDAQ 100 Index stocks for the 5 that had the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the stocks.

Today's list includes Comcast (CMCSA), Microsoft (MSFT), Netapp (NTAP), Costco Wholesale (COST) and Directv (DTV):

Comcast (CMCSA)


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5 Small Cap Wonders

September 15, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: PRXL , CVGW , CALM

Small Caps have been having a rough time lately.  In fact the S&P 600 Small Cap index is lower this morning than it was 6 months ago.  To find a silver lining in the dark cloud I used Barchart to sort the S&P 600 Small Cap Index stocks to find the stocks with the best technical buy signals and charts.  First I sorted for technical buy signals then I used the Flipchart feature to find some charts showing consistent momentum.  I had to skip a lot of stocks to find the 5 I liked best.

Today's list includes Parexel International (PRXL), Calavo Growers (CVGW), Cal-Maine Foods (CALM), Abaxis (ABAX) and Vasco Data Security International (VDSI):

Parexel International (PRXL)


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5 Great Mid Caps

September 12, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: WWAV , PLT , KEX

I wanted to find 5 Mid Cap stocks that had good technical indicators and decent charts.  I used Barchart to sort the S&P 400 Mid Cap Stockindex for stocks with great technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.

The charts I liked were The Whitewave Foods Co (WWAV), Plantronics (PLT), Kirby Corp (KEX), Deckers Outdoors (DECK) and Community Health Systems (CYH):

The Whitewave Foods Co (WWAV)


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5 Great Large Caps

September 11, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: MAR , LUV , STX

Today I wanted to find the the large cap stocks with the best current momentum and charts.  I used Barchart first to sort the S&P 500 Large Cap Index stocks having the most frequent new highs in the last month, then I used to Flipchart feature to review the charts.

Today's list includes Kla-Tencor (KLAC), Marriot International (MAR), Southwest Airlines (LUV), General Dynamics (GD), Seagate Technologies (STX):

Kla-Tencor (KLAC)


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UGI Sell Clena Energy

September 11, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: UGI

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Twon Sports International and Amicus Therapeutics

September 10, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CLUB , FOLD

Today I added Town Sports International (CLUB) and Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD) to the Barchart Van Meerten Speculative portfolio for very positive price momentum.  I found the stocks by using Barchart to sort the stocks hitting new highs that are trading below $10 for new high frequency in the last month:

Town Sports International (CLUB)


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UGI and GoPro Buy Signals

September 10, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: UGI , GPRO

Today I added UGI Corp (UGI) and Gopro (GPRO) to the Barchart Van Meerten New High portfolio.  I found the stocks by using Barchart to sort the stocks hitting new highs and trading over 100K shares a day for new high frequency in the last month, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.

UGI Inc (UGI)


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General Dynamics

September 09, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: GD

The Chart of the Day is General Dymanics (GD).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for new high frequency in the last month, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/18 the stock is up 4.19%.

GD's primary businesses focus is on shipbuilding and marine systems, business aviation, information systems, and land and amphibious combat systems. Each of these businesses involves design, manufacturing and program management expertise, advanced technology, and integration of complex systems. The primary customers for the company's businesses are the United States military, the armed forces of allied nations, other government organizations and a diverse base of corporate and industrial buyers.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

96% Barchart technical buy signalsTrend Spotter buy signalAbove its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages16 new highs and up 7.77% in the last monthRelative Strength Index 71.29%Barchart computes a technical support level at 125.03Recently traded at 126.26 with a 50 day moving average of 119.55  [more]

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NASDAQ 100 12 Month Winners

September 09, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: AVGO , ILMN , FB

Today I was curious as to which NASDAQ 100 stocks had the highest price appreciation in the last 12 months.  I used Barchart to sort the Index.

Today's list includes Avago Technologies (AVGO) 127.99%, Illumina (ILMN) 127.69%, Micron Technology (MU) 111.21%, NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) 84.50% and Facebook (FB) 76.07%:

Avago Technologies (AVGO) 127.99%

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S&P 600 Small Cap 12 month winners

September 08, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CENX , AKS , PVAHQ

I wanted to see which stocks from the S&P 600 Small Cap Index had the highest price appreciation for the last 12 months.  I used Barchart to sort the Index then used the Barchart technical indicators to see which might still have some steam left.

The list included Century Aluminum (CENX) 250.92%, AK Steel (AKS) 191.91% , Penn Virginia (PVA) 191.12% , Lannet (LCI ) 181.74% andGreen Plains Renewable Energy (GPRE)168.69% :

Century Aluminum (CENX) 250.92%


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UGI Corp

September 04, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: UGI

The Chart of the Day is UGI Corp (UGI).  I found the stock by sorting the New High List for new high frequency in the last month, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/14 the stock gained 5.95%.

UGI Corporation is a holding company that operates propane distribution, gas and electric utility, energy marketing and related businesses through subsidiaries. Our majority-owned subsidiary, AmeriGas Partners, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership, conducts one of the nation's largest retail propane distribution businesses through its subsidiary AmeriGas Propane, L.P.



Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

96% Barchart technical buy signals  [more]

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Cascade Bancorp - Sell Signals

September 04, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CACB

Today I deleted Cascade Bancorp (CACB) from the Barchart Van Meerten Speculative portfolio for lack of upward momentum:


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Tesla Motors

September 03, 2014 – Comments (1) | RELATED TICKERS: TSLA

The Chart of the Day belongs to Tesla Motors (TSLA). I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for the highest Barchart technical buy signals, then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/1 the stock gained 20.54%.

Tesla Motors, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells electric vehicles and electric vehicle powertrain components.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signals  [more]

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Mid Cap 12 Month Winners

September 03, 2014 – Comments (1) | RELATED TICKERS: SUNEQ , RFMD.DL , SLXP.DL

I wanted to find which S&P 400 Mid Cap stocks had the highest price appreciation in the past year.  I used Barchart to sort the Index for those winners.  I noticed that the winners weren't stocks that just jumped over night but each had a long and consistent pattern of hitting a series of new highs all during the year.

The list includes SunEdison (SUNE) 193.07%, RF Micro Devices (RFMD) 157.66%, Salix Pharmaceutical (SLXP) 137.53%, Trinity Industries(TRN) 135.24% and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) 121.96%:

SunEdison (SUNE) 193.07%


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Whiting Petroleum

September 02, 2014 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: WLL

The Chart of the Day belongs to Whiting Petroleum (WLL).  I found the stock by sorting the All Time High list for the highest technical buy signals then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts.  Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 8/25 the stock gained 1.91%.

Whiting Petroleum is an independent oil and gas company that acquires, exploits, develops and explores for crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids primarily in the Permian Basin, Rocky Mountains, Mid-Continent, Gulf Coast and Michigan regions of the United States.


Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.


Barchart technical indicators:

100% Barchart technical buy signals  [more]

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