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By Lawrence G. McMillanA small market correction finally occurred this week, but it seems like it was nothing more than an opportunity for the bulls to buy at lower prices. $SPX once again...
By Lawrence G. McMillanFor a market that has been rather dull and steady, there certainly seems to be a large number of interesting items to talk and write about.  So, this week, we’re...
By Lawrence G. McMillanThe levitation act is over. History shows us that the market is about to become more volatile. However, the market move can be in either direction.Sellers finally swarmed all...
By Lawrence G. McMillanThe pressure that has been building is weighing more heavily on the market now.  This will be the 10th day in the last 11 that “stocks only” breadth has been...
By Lawrence G. McMillanPerhaps the first crack in the armor of this slow-motion bull market occurred this week, after Ben Bernanke spooked the market with his contention that there wouldn't be...
By Lawrence G. McMillanMORRISTOWN, N.J. (MarketWatch) — As this bull market has progressed — especially the most recent leg since the early October lows of 2011 — volatility has...
By Lawrence G. McMillanBen Bernanke doesn’t have a lot of friends these days, and he lost some of those with his statements before Congress yesterday.His indications that there wouldn’t...
By Lawrence G. McMillanOnce again, $SPX made new post-2008 closing and intraday highs, and now it has finally closed above the 2011 intraday highs (oh, and yes, the Dow Jones Industrials closed above...
Commentary from last week's Option Strategist Newsletter was cited in Michael Santoli's The Market's Pullback Watch article featured in this past weekend's Barron's.  See below:When the...
By Lawrence G. McMillanThe S&P 500 Index ($SPX) pulled back only a little, but that was enough to alleviate some of the overbought conditions and to establish support at 1340.Equity-only put-call...

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