Stocks Reverse Losses; Fed Releases Minutes

Biotech continues its woes as small caps lead the way once again. Utilities and Transportation stocks enjoyed stellar days too. VIX dropped further as investors expect future volatility to drop. Although today’s reversal was strong and it was a day … [Read more]

Du Pont Drives Dow; Biotech weighs on the NASDAQ

The Dow climbed higher due to DD as the company is going to split in two. Biotech once again was hit hard as sellers continue to pound the group. At one point today at the lows the NASDAQ was down more than 1% on the session. By the close, the NASDAQ … [Read more]

Stocks Add to Gains; S&P 500 Win Streak hits 5 Days

After a dismal jobs report Friday the market was able to confirm a new uptrend and we continued the gains today. Volume did not jump like it did on Friday, but was decent for a Monday. Biotech stocks continued to get hammered as fears over drug … [Read more]

Big Wave Trading Weekend Update And Top Current Holdings

Friday’s session was an official Follow-Through Day for the overall market. Major market averages reversed some pretty significant early morning losses, off the backs of a weak jobs report, rallying the rest of the day and into the close to finish … [Read more]

Late Day Rally Lifts Stocks

The late day rally in stocks erased sizeable intraday losses. Even after the past 3 days of trading the market still has yet to eclipse the highs set on Monday of this week. A positive here is we have held Monday's low for now. On the downside Europe … [Read more]

August Trend Following Performance

While this performance is through the end of the August. Year-to-date for Big Wave Trading through September 30th is 19% in margin account and cash account is up 8%. Pretty good for this market. Here is how the Trend Following firms have performed … [Read more]

Stocks Close out September with a Big Rally

What has been a bad month for stocks we were able to go out on a high note. NASDAQ volume barely eclipsed yesterday's volume while NYSE volume was up 6% day-over-day. Now the question will be whether or not this was a dead-cat bounce. We are quite … [Read more]

Stocks End Mixed; Nasdaq and Russell 2000 Extend Losses

Another disappointing session for stocks. While the S&P 500 and Dow finished higher they were off their highs. Small caps and Nasdaq continued their weak action. At this point it is not worth trying to force anything in this market. Cash remains … [Read more]

Stocks Hammered as August Lows Near; RUT Hits New Lows

A very damning day for the stock market as sellers continue to dominate. We have been quit clear our view of this market and we continue to see the weakness play out day after day. There are not many stocks looking good after today's session. This … [Read more]

Big Wave Trading Weekend Update And Top Current Holdings

The Big Wave Trading models remain under an across the board SELL condition as we head into the final week of September. Major market averages rallied straight into resistance and this past week we observed just how weak this overall market really … [Read more]