Guy Ortmann

Guy S. Ortmann, CMT is a successful equity research analyst/strategist with a proven track record, over the past two decades, of using a combination of technical and fundamental analysis for timely and profitable U.S. macro equity market and stock/commodity specific ideas for institutional and high net worth clients. His research has been published in many high visibility Wall Street publications. It is his view that both technical and fundamental analysis are absolute requirements for consistent portfolio performance.  

Recent Articles By The Author

Distribution Has Us on the Watch for More Market Clouds

Distribution Has Us on the Watch for More Market Clouds

Several 50-day moving averages for the indices have been violated.

Charts Improve, but Not Enough to Tip the Scales

Charts Improve, but Not Enough to Tip the Scales

Only one major stock index remains in a negative trend. Guess which one.

Market Bounce Does Not Alter Downtrends

Market Bounce Does Not Alter Downtrends

Let's look at the latest charts and indicators.

Late-Day Buying Does Little to Counter Negative Breadth

Late-Day Buying Does Little to Counter Negative Breadth

We would need to see some improvement in breadth and bullish technical violations on increased volume to become more encouraged.

Negative Market Breadth and Chart Action Cannot Be Ignored

Negative Market Breadth and Chart Action Cannot Be Ignored

We have lowered our near-term outlook again.