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May 1, 2004
Twiggs Money Flow has crossed back below its signal line. A fall below the March 24 low would be a strong bear signal.
Twiggs Money Flow, however, has fallen to a new 3-month low - a strong bear signal.
The Chartcraft Bullish Percent Index has retreated to 71.02%. A fall below 70 will signal a Bear Alert.
The yield on 10-year treasury notes broke through resistance at 4.50%, signaling the start of a primary up-trend. This has been followed by a pull-back to test the new support level. A rise above 4.67% would add further confirmation of the trend change.
The yield differential (10-year T-notes minus 13-week T-bills) is a healthy 3.5%; with long-term investors demanding a healthy premium for tying up their capital.
New York: Spot gold has fallen to $386.80, breaking through support at 390 and signaling reversal of the primary trend.
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Twiggs Money Flow displays a bearish divergence, signaling long-term weakness.
Incredible Charts offers a number of shortcut keys to streamline charting operation. These work mainly with the Function keys, F1 to F12; so make sure that [F Lock] is activated on your keyboard. I have highlighted the most useful keys (in bold) below.
- F1 - Opens the online Help menu at Getting Started
- F2 - Securities >> Refresh Current Security from Server
- F3 - Securities >> Search By Code
- F4 - opens View menu
- F5 - opens File menu
- F6 - File >> Open Project >> Default project file
- F7 - View >> Price Daily
- F8 - View >> Price Weekly
- F9 - View >> Price Monthly
- F11 - File >> Save Chart as Image
- F12 - File >> Print
- Left Arrow - toolbar button: Scroll Back
- Right Arrow - toolbar button: Scroll Forward
- Up Arrow - toolbar button: Select Previous Security on Active Watchlist
- Down Arrow - toolbar button: Select Next Security on Active Watchlist
ENTER - Submit button on the Stock
Screen Input Page
- F1 - Opens online Help page at Stock Screening
- F2 - Refresh (Reload the Input Page) button
F3 - returns to the Stock Screen Input Page
F6 - Chart the Selected
F7 - Create Watchlist
Automatically Adding Top 20 Securities
F8 - Create
Watchlist Automatically Adding All
- Left Arrow - stock screen results: Previous Page
- Right Arrow - stock screen results: Next Page
This question continually crops up: "How do I get the Weekly or Monthly charts to update daily instead of weekly or monthly?"
If you use weekly or monthly price bars or indicators, the chart will only adjust at the end of each completed week/month. To reflect the latest partially-completed period:
- select File >> Advanced Features >> Display Part-Periods
For this reason I use daily indicators wherever possible. For example, use a daily MACD with settings of 130, 60,45 instead of a weekly MACD with settings of 26,12,9. However, with indicators that use highs and lows, such as the Stochastic, daily and weekly trading ranges are completely different.
I want to tell you this: It never was my thinking that made the big money for me.
It always was my sitting.... My sitting tight!
~ Edwin Lefevre: Reminiscences of a Stock Operator (1923).
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