The VIX Friday Close is a Red Flag for Stocks
A December Fed rate hike could spark stock market weakness into January
This Chart Shows Where Small-Caps Could Find Support
The NYSE advance/decline ratio shows market breadth slipping, but it's not a red flag for bulls just yet
The Best Way to Trade a Range-Bound RUT
A preview of the SPY strikes that could come into play as November options expiration draws closer
How the Fed Could Provide a Spark for This Overbought Market
The outcome of this week's FOMC meeting will likely determine the short-term direction for stocks
SPY Is Overbought Again, But With One Key Difference
Short interest is turning lower again from pre-election levels, which could provide tailwinds for SPY
The S&P Volatility Extreme That Could Signal Another Sell-Off
Short interest is turning lower again from pre-election levels, which could provide tailwinds for SPY
3 Reasons SPY 250 Could Be Crucial Support
The SPY pulling back in the short term is increasingly possible following Friday's doji
S&P 'Rally Fuel' Back at Pre-Election Levels
Quarterly options expiration may have played a role in last week's price action
Don't Be Fooled by a Single-Digit VIX
Major round-number levels are in play for the SPX, COMP, and RUT

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