Stocks fell back this week with declines over the last two days, but the futures are pointing to a sharply higher open after Nvidia exceeded expectations. Once again, pullbacks are very short-lived as the market quickly rebounds
We are in a bull market, but some indicators are still pointing to a corrective period and a correction may have started last week. First, fewer stocks made it back above their 50-day SMAs as SPY moved higher in the first half of February. Second, seasonal patterns turned negative last week (mid February). Thinking in tornado terms, a tornado
The weight of the evidence remains bullish, but the stars are aligning for a correction. SPY and QQQ are overbought. Breadth is deteriorating within the S&P 500. Small-caps and mid-caps are weak with MDY and IWM forging lower highs from December to February. Seasonally, February is one of the weakest months of the year.