Stocks, Bonds, and Indexes: Here Are the Important Levels I'm Watching
August 06, 2018 at 05:00 AM EDT
Big market benchmarks like the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq Composite all tend to go up together, even if they don't always move up at the same pace. But when markets go down, especially if they go down hard, they all tend to lose at similar rates. So the secret to being defensive - or profiting from any market plunge - is knowing what's driving the markets and where the important support levels are in benchmark stocks and indexes. Naturally, as stocks approach those levels, it's a good idea to start setting up your defenses. That way, if they break those levels, you're free to parlay a potentially ugly downside move into some beautiful profits. I'm going to show you what the big fish (the institutional investors and trading desks) are keying on now - and what important levels they're watching. Because if these break, things will get very rough indeed... Tags: market crash To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2018 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post Stocks, Bonds, and Indexes: Here Are the Important Levels I'm Watching appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .