Market Analysis

Market Analysis

Dow Theory Articles

  • Dow Theory Describes Charles Dow's famous theory of market movements in detail. In particular, this article discusses the three stages of bull and bear markets. Readers will also learn how to identify Dow Theory buy signals, sell signals, confirmations and non-confirmations.

Market Timing

  • Sector Rotation Analysis A performance-based approach that relates the economic cycle to the relative strength of stocks in different sectors and industries.

Intermarket Analysis

  • Intermarket Analysis A top-down approach to understanding the stock market through its relationships with bonds, currencies and commodities.


  • Yield Curve A visualization tool that compares bond yields of different maturities in order to determine our current position in the economic cycle.

DecisionPoint Market Analysis

Wyckoff Analysis Articles

  • Wyckoff Market Analysis Describes how Richard D. Wyckoff approached broad market analysis. Learn how to define the broad market trend, identify major tops and bottoms, project prices and determine price position within a move.
  • Wyckoff Stock Analysis Describes how Richard D. Wyckoff picked individual stocks. Learn how to isolate the strongest groups, cherry-pick stocks within these groups and manage the trade once it is underway.
  • The Wyckoff Method: A Tutorial An alternate explanation of the Wyckoff analysis method with sections on Wyckoff's Five-Step Approach to the Market, his Price Cycle, his Supply/Demand analysis, his Buying and Selling tests and his P&F counting guide.

Elliott Wave Analysis Articles