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Trading Strategy – Industrial Select Sector SPDR ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in industrials.  The group was under selling pressure Tuesday after Caterpillar hinted that economic growth may slow later in the year.  The Industrial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLI) fell 2.8%, bringing its YTD lost to 3 percent.  Now the question is whether …[read more]

Trading Strategy – Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in energy.  Oil closed higher Monday following reports that a Saudi-led air strike killed the head of the Houthi rebels in Yemen raised the potential for disruptions to the flow of crude in the Middle East.  The Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF …[read more]

Trading Strategy – Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in consumer-staples stocks.  The group was under selling pressure last week after Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) reported quarter revenue that came in below expectations and Procter & Gamble Co. (PG), which lost nearly 6 percent, after it agreed to acquire a …[read more]

Trading Strategy – VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in semis.  The group was under selling pressure Thursday after Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) said it expects second-quarter revenue to range between $7.8 billion and $7.9 billion, well below a Wall Street consensus estimate of $8.8 billion.  Shares of Apple fell 2.8 …[read more]

Trading Strategy – PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in commodities. Raw materials have rallied sharply this week on escalating global political tensions and fears of Russian supply disruptions after the recent U.S. sanctions.  The PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund (DBB) soared nearly 10 percent MTD, outperformed the S&P by a …[read more]

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