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Discover High Growth Momentum Stocks with ChartMill's New Rating Filter!

May 25, 2024

Our new rating filter is designed to help you identify high growth momentum stocks by analyzing key performance indicators.

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The hazards of trading or holding stocks just before earnings announcements

May 13, 2024

Are you one of the traders who - in anticipation of earnings announcements - anticipated a sharp rise but ended up being left dazed after the stock price opened more than 10% lower? If so, here are some practical tips to avoid this in the future.

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Update Stock Screener: Saving Custom Expressions

Apr 15, 2024

Custom Expressions are one of the most powerful applications in ChartMill and from now on you can save those custom filters separately so you can add them to any screen with just one click.

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Major Stock Charts Update

Apr 12, 2024

New color schemes, indicators, overlays and much more....

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Weekly Watchlist and Setuplist

Mar 25, 2024

Setup- and watchlist before market opening. The screening is done based on last Friday's closing prices.

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New Homepage and Market Monitor Feature added

Jan 18, 2024

New year, new look, new features!

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New Long Setup 2023-11-30

Nov 30, 2023

New Long Setup for the Twitter Paper Trade Account

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New Paper Trade Setup - Aercap Holdings

Nov 27, 2023

New long setup for the Minervini paper trading account

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80% Gain in Seven Days With Minimal Risk: How I Find and Trade a Typical Minervini Breakout Setup.

Nov 14, 2023

This Minervini breakout setup is one that rolled out of one of my screens on Friday, November 3, 2023, after the stock market closed.

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Industry and Sector Screening Update

Oct 5, 2023

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How To Find Undervalued Stocks Screener ChartMill

Oct 4, 2023

3 Ways To Find Undervalued Stocks Using The Stock Screener ChartMill

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5 quality stocks getting ready to break out

Aug 28, 2023

5 stocks that meet specific quality criteria and whose price is about to break out above key resistance.

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3 Fundamental Trading Ideas Added to the Screener

May 27, 2023

New fundamental screening filters available

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Tesla Q1 Earnings 2023: What To Expect?

Apr 19, 2023

Get insights on Tesla's Q1 earnings 2023, expectations, and analyst ratings. Learn how price cuts affect profitability and market share in the EV industry.

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ChartMill Stock Screener Update 2023-04-12

Apr 13, 2023

Create custom views to view screen results your way. Our recent update makes it easier with drag-and-drop features and adjustable predefined views. Learn more.

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Six stocks ready to reverse

Mar 14, 2023

These shares are showing a reversal pattern at the level of the lower bollinger bands while price closed above those lower bollinger bands. In doing so, the buying volume was higher than the selling volume on the penultimate trading day.

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Four basic screens to start your own investment portfolio.

Mar 9, 2023

Investors come in different styles and sizes. In this article we look at four different investment strategies that can serve as a basis for building your own investment portfolio. We explain what each style entails and what basic filters you can use in ChartMill to get a first basic selection.

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Four US stocks on the verge of a breakout

Mar 1, 2023

These two stocks show noticeable rising buying volume just before an important resistance level. This may be a sign of an imminent price breakout.

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These two stocks are poised to break out.

Feb 21, 2023

These two stocks show noticeable rising buying volume just before an important resistance level. This may be a sign of an imminent price breakout.

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Analyst screening filters in ChartMill

Feb 20, 2023

In this article we will discuss the information you can find under the analysts tab and how you can use these filters when screening stocks.

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Two US stocks ready to breakout

Feb 9, 2023

Two U.S. stocks that, based on their most recent closing price, are very close to key resistance levels and show higher buying volume.

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Top breakout stocks on higher volume

Feb 8, 2023

A listing of stocks that, based on their most recent closing price, have broken out above a key resistance level with increased volume. These stocks are ideal momentum plays for swing and day traders.

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Maximize Your Returns with These 6 Tips for Finding Dividend Growth Stocks

Feb 7, 2023

Discover strategies to find dividend growth stocks and maximize your returns. Learn about the importance of evaluating factors such as a strong cash position, earnings growth and payout ratio, and how to use these tips to select the right dividend growth stocks.

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New major updates to our stock screener | additional and expanded estimates, extra dividend filters and more display options!

Feb 3, 2023

Once again we have some new and pretty useful features and updates to announce that will make your favorite stock screener even more user-friendly and efficient.

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The January effect: Understanding the phenomenon in the stock market

Feb 2, 2023

The January effect is a well-known stock market phenomenon that refers to the tendency of stock prices to rise at the beginning of the year. The effect is said to have the most impact on small-cap stocks because of their lower liquidity. The reason for this seasonal rise in stock prices is often attributed to a combination of factors that we will explain in this article.

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Much higher subscriber growth for streaming giant Netflix

Jan 20, 2023

Netflix surprised with much larger subscriber growth than expected and forecasts revenue growth of 4% for the first quarter 2023

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Are tech stocks bottoming out?

Jan 16, 2023

2022 was a grim year for many investors. Especially technology stocks, which are seen as typical growth stocks, saw a lot of their market value disappear. The reason is obvious. Skyrocketing inflation and the Fed systematically raising interest rates in an attempt to dampen that same inflation.

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ChartMill introduces Industry and Sector Rankings!

Dec 30, 2022

We have added industry and sector rankings for many fundamental ratios, both in the views and in the screener.

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TIMKEN | Technical buying opportunity in one of America's most responsible companies

Dec 9, 2022

The stock screener identified a technical buying opportunity which can be particularly interesting for swing traders. In this article, we explain exactly what that means while looking at a number of fundamental parameters regarding valuation, profitability, growth and financial health of the company to see if Timken could be a good candidate for the more fundamental investor as well.

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ChartMill stock screener updates

Nov 30, 2022

New Features and Updates in the Stock Screener

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3 Breakout Swing Trading Ideas Before Market Opening

Nov 16, 2022

3 technical breakout swing trading setups that you should keep an eye on when market sentiment remains positive.

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2 new quality investing trading ideas added

Nov 14, 2022

The Caviar Cruise screen is a screen dedicated to Quality Investing. While both Caviar and Cruises are associated with richness and wealth, we mainly used this name to pay tribute to a Belgian author Luc Kroeze, who’s book (The Caviar Formula) was used as inspiration for this screen.

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US Market Update DIA QQQ IWM SPY

Oct 24, 2022

The latest news on the U.S. equity markets with technical updates for the major indices DIA QQQ IWM SPY

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4 new dividend trading ideas added

Oct 5, 2022

We recently added four brand new trading ideas for the dividend investor. Check them out!

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US Market Update DIA QQQ IWM SPY

Sep 26, 2022

Big tech stocks went down heavily and the price of oil is at its lowest level since January 2022.... Fear of recession is omnipresent and weekly losses for major US index ETFs ranged from -4% (dow jones) to -6.4% (Russel 2000).

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Some mean reversion swing tradings ideas before market opening

Sep 14, 2022

After yesterday's extremely red stock market day, we noticed that ChartMill spotted quite a few stocks that previously showed an upward breakout but fell back below their breakout levels after yesterday's session.

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ChartMill stock screener updates

Sep 1, 2022

Some minor updates added to the stock screener

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US Market Update DIA QQQ IWM SPY

Aug 29, 2022

The latest news on the U.S. equity markets with technical updates for the major indices DIA QQQ IWM SPY

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LIGHTWAVE LOGIC INC. (NASDAQ: LWLG) Breakout Swing Trading Momentum Idea

Aug 18, 2022

Lightwave Logic, Inc. is a development stage company which engages in the commercialization of electro-optic photonic devices.

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GILEAD SCIENCES (NASDAQ: GILD) Breakout Swing Trading Idea

Aug 16, 2022

Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company, which engages in the research, development, and commercialization of medicines in areas of unmet medical need.

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WINNEBAGO INDUSTRIES (NYSE:WGO) Breakout Swing Trading Idea

Aug 4, 2022

Winnebago Industries, Inc. engages in the design, development, manufacture, and sale of motorized and towable recreation products.

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SIERRA WIRELESS INC. (NASDAQ:SWIR) momentum breakout alert!

Jul 13, 2022

Sierra Wireless, Inc. engages in the provision of device-to-cloud and networking solutions.

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AMERICOLD REALTY TRUST INC. (NYSE:COLD) momentum breakout alert!

Jul 5, 2022

Americold is a real estate investment trust, which focuses on the ownership, operation, development, and acquisition of temperature-controlled warehouses.

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US Market Update

Jun 13, 2022

Substantial weekly losses for the US ETF indices. Particularly last Thursday and Friday saw heavy losses. The reason is obvious, an ever-increasing consumer price index for the month of May.

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US Market Update

May 29, 2022

The major US indices enjoyed a strong week. Best performer in the class was the technology-heavy Nasdaq which ended the week with a gain of more than 7% (QQQ index ETF). The bear is licking its wounds....

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US Market Update

May 9, 2022

"A Bipolar disorder is a disorder that involves episodes of mood swings, ranging from depressive lows to manic highs"*. For those who have trouble imagining this, we recommend taking a look back at the financial markets last Wednesday and Thursday.

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US Market Update

Jan 24, 2022

One glimpse at the weekly charts of the main US stock market indices says it all. The least you can say is that 2022 has started off in a bad way. The S&P500 lost almost 6% on a weekly basis.

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US Market Update

Dec 19, 2021

The financial markets are jittery, volatility is at an all-time high, and the major stock market ETF-indexes ended lower this week.

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US Market Update

Nov 29, 2021

Black Friday 2021 will be one to remember and not just because of the exceptional deals that day.... No, this Black Friday will be remembered among investors mainly as the worst trading day for the Dow Jones so far for the year 2021, with a loss of 2.5%. The previous "record" dates back to July 19 when the DOW closed 2.1% lower.

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US Market Update

Nov 7, 2021

We have witnessed a very powerful market rally worldwide over the past few weeks. For the US market, it is the QQQ in particular that stands out. This ETF recently touched the $400 mark for the first time, setting yet another all-time high.

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US Market Update

Oct 17, 2021

Our last general market update dates from just a month ago. Meanwhile, we are October 17, 2021, the first results of the third quarter are known. It was mainly a number of financial companies that announced their results. And they all performed much better than expected...

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US Market Update

Sep 19, 2021

Since the beginning of September, we have seen predominantly red trading days on the charts of the major US indices. But does this mean that we are at the beginning of a new long-term downtrend or is this yet another dip in the long-term uptrend? Who will tell?

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