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George Krum

George Krum

Contributor since: 16 May 2011

Biography

George Krum is the author of the "CIT Dates" blog and several apps available on the Apple App Store.

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 05 January 2018 | viewed 0 times

    The SPX closed 1% above our 2017 year-end high target posted here on January 1, 2017. Throughout the year, the index followed closely the 1…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 01 January 2017 | viewed 0 times

    In a year full of surprises and challenges, the major averages had a very conformist performance deviating little from established precedents. For example, in May…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 30 May 2016 | viewed 0 times

    In our last article we noted that from a swing trading point of view the SPX is in an uptrend in all three time frames…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 05 March 2016 | viewed 0 times

    A few weeks ago we mentioned that two different cycles, connecting weekly swing highs and lows, converge at the beginning of March. The index price…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 31 January 2016 | viewed 0 times

    The bounce we were expecting a couple of weeks ago arrived on schedule and marked exactly the half-way point (price and time wise) of the…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 09 January 2016 | viewed 0 times

    In our January 3rd article we cautioned that market breadth has been steadily declining during the second half of 2015 and is negatively diverging from…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 03 January 2016 | viewed 0 times

    The SP500 yearly trend remains up since the index made a higher high and a higher low in 2015. The monthly and the weekly trends…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 03 May 2015 | viewed 0 times

    Things haven't changed much since our last update at the beginning of April. The long-term trend remains up, although the SP500 hasn't been able to…

  • The State of The Trend

    Published 03 April 2015 | viewed 0 times

    With the end of March and the first quarter behind us, it's time to look at the longer-term SPX charts. The monthly swing chart shows…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 21 March 2015 | viewed 0 times

    For the last two weeks the SP500 has followed the quadruple witching pattern (as outlined here) very closely. So it's time now to take a…

  • The State of The Trend

    Published 14 March 2015 | viewed 0 times

    There are two main events next week likely to shape the trend of the indices in the upcoming days: FED meeting, March 17-18, and quadruple…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 08 March 2015 | viewed 0 times

    Two weeks ago we warned that after rallying during the strong seasonality window in February, the major averages will enter a sideways/down phase. A few…

  • The State of The Trend

    Published 22 February 2015 | viewed 0 times

    In our January 18th article we concluded that weak seasonality is behind us and the markets are approaching several consecutive weeks with strong bullish bias.…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 18 January 2015 | viewed 0 times

    From a seasonal point of view, the year is divided into 15 weeks with strong bullish bias, seven weeks with strong bearish bias, and the…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 21 December 2014 | viewed 0 times

    With 2014 drawing to a close, it's time to look at the big picture one more time and find out where we stand from a…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 07 September 2014 | viewed 0 times

    Last November we published this chart which pointed to a measured move upside target of 2003 for the SPX. After hovering around this number since…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 03 August 2014 | viewed 0 times

    Last week we warned about the negative implications of the Russell 2000 negative momentum divergence for the other major indices. After struggling at the beginning…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 26 July 2014 | viewed 0 times

    Last month we concluded that given the oversold nature of the market, support at 1955 should hold, and the SPX should continue making new highs.…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 28 June 2014 | viewed 0 times

    Three weeks ago we were expecting the indices to trade flat, consolidating their May run. The high for the SPX on June 9th was 1955.55,…

  • The State of the Trend

    Published 07 June 2014 | viewed 0 times

    Mid May we introduced this IWM chart, and speculated that as long as the Russell 2000 ETF stays above key support level at 107 -…