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Larry McMillan Stock Market Update Video 11/29/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Join Larry McMillan as he discusses the current state of the stock market on Monday, November 29, 2021.

Weekly Stock Market Commentary 11/26/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

With the market plunging this morning on news of a new COVID variant out of South Africa causing travel restrictions, we are going to attempt to work that into the market comment even though our data does not incorporate today's (Nov 26) trading. There is still resistance for $SPX near 4700, but more importantly, the $SPX chart will turn negative on a close below 4630.

Larry McMillan Stock Market Update Video 11/22/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Join Larry McMillan as he discusses the current state of the stock market on Monday, November 22, 2021.

Weekly Stock Market Commentary 11/19/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Suddenly, there is once again a wide discrepancy in performance between two of the major indices -- $SPX and $NDX -- and the rest of the stock market. This is reflected by sell signals and negative readings in breadth and put-call ratios. However, the $SPX chart and the indicators involving $VIX and implied volatility remain bullish.

Larry McMillan Stock Market Update Video 11/15/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Join Larry McMillan as he discusses the current state of the stock market on Monday, November 15, 2021.

Weekly Stock Market Commentary 11/12/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

The major indices have had a very strong run since the beginning of October, and especially since breaking through to new all-time highs on October 21st. Now, they are taking a "breather," and some sell signals may be setting up. Support on $SPX is likely at 4525 4550, which is still 100 points below current levels.

Larry McMillan Stock Market Update Video 11/8/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Join Larry McMillan as he discusses the current state of the stock market on Monday, November 8, 2021.

Weekly Stock Market Commentary 11/5/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

All of the major Indices have broken out to new all-time intraday and closing highs. This includes the "usual" $SPX, $DJX, and $NDX, but now they have been joined by the Russell 2000 ($RUT; IWM), although $RUT and $DJX did not join the party yesterday (November 4th). These charts are positive, and that dictates holding a long "core" position. There should be support at the breakout levels, which for $SPX is the 4525 - 4550 area.

Larry McMillan Stock Market Update Video 11/1/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Join Larry McMillan as he discusses the current state of the stock market on Monday, November 1, 2021.

Weekly Stock Market Commentary 10/29/2021

By Lawrence G. McMillan

Major Indices have broken out to new all-time highs. This includes $SPX, the Dow ($DJX), and NASDAQ ($NDX; QQQ) -- just barely for QQQ. The Russell 2000 ($RUT; IWM) is noticeably lagging. In any case, we use $SPX as "the market," and it is strong. This breakout has re-established a "bullish" rating for the $SPX chart.

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