Small Caps Lead Stocks Higher

Early morning selling gave way to buyers as this market continues to shake off potential distribution days.  Volume ended the day on the downside today, but with options expiry tomorrow we should see volume jump.  We continue to see what appears to … [Read more]

Fed Minutes Fail to Spark Buyers; Stocks End Lower

Early trading was dominated by sellers as this market continues to operate in overbought conditions.  Morning lows saw buyers respond pushing the market above the midpoint of the session.  All eyes would point to the release of the latest Federal … [Read more]

Stocks Advance as Volume Ends Mixed

The unrelenting stock market rally continues to push higher with the NASDAQ finishing higher leading all major stock market indexes.  Volume was mixed with the NASDAQ experiencing lower volume while volume jumped higher on the S&P 500 … [Read more]

Utilities Lead as Japan Enters Another Recession

News Japan slid into another recession sent futures lower as the Nikkei fell more than 2% in overnight trading.  Mixed economic news did very little to move futures in one direction or another.  Early morning push higher was met with a fierce, but … [Read more]

Big Wave Trading Portfolio Update And Top Current Holdings

The Big Wave Trading portfolio remains under a BUY condition across the board, as stock indexes continued to move higher last week. While this market is overbought on many different oscillators I follow on a daily basis, the weekly oscillators remain … [Read more]

Small Caps Lag as NASDAQ Stalls

The market had some giddy up during the early going as buyers were out pushing the market higher.  Just as it appeared buyers would hold the upper hand in a flash the market erased its gains. Most notably were small cap stocks as the Russell 2000 … [Read more]

Volume Kicks Up; Stocks End Mixed

Small cap stocks were the winners of the day followed by the NASDAQ.  For the first time in over a week the S&P 500 closed in the red.  The same goes for the Dow Jones Industrial Average.  Both indexes were able to escape a day of distribution … [Read more]

Volume Slides as Indexes Close with Small Gains

Today's session was relatively quiet in terms of the volatility we have seen over the past 30 days.  Recently, we have seen overall volatility decrease where we are not seeing wild intrday swings or big gaps at the start of the session.  Lower … [Read more]

Another Trading Session and More All-Time Highs

Stocks hit more all-time highs as the Dow and S&P 500 have made it a habit to do so every day.  Leading session gains was the NASDAQ followed by the Russell 2000.  Volume was light on the session, but is in-line with a typical Monday volume … [Read more]

Big Wave Trading Portfolio Update And Top Current Holdings

The Big Wave Trading portfolio model remains under a market-wide operational BUY signal. The past week saw the Nasdaq and Russell 2000 consolidate its gains remarkably well, while the S&P and DJIA related indexes continued to hit new highs. This … [Read more]