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Volume 36, Issue 9


CPI data drives market rebound

U.S. equity markets put in their biggest rally last week since the pandemic in 2020, with the Dow, S&P 500, and NASDAQ registering gains of 4.15%, 5.9%, and 8.1%, respectively. The better-than-expected CPI data released last week was likely the primary driver,...

NASDAQ/SPX relative strength is a powerful indicator

​n Gerald Appel’s 2005 book “Technical Analysis: Power Tools For Active Investors,” he discusses a relative-strength measure of the NASDAQ versus the NYSE Composite. The premise behind the indicator is that...