Staples Strength vs the S&P

if you wan to catch up I recommend reading the following two posts:

http://bartscharts.com/2013/09/22/the-upcoming-week-of-922-for-the-sp/

http://bartscharts.com/2013/09/25/the-ratio-of-staples-to-the-sp-xlp-spx-trust-me-its-important/

this AM, our pattern that we have been following has completed.  what does that mean?  the pattern either works or it doesn’t … if it works then our thesis is that the staples (as a sector of the overall market)  will start to outperform on a relative strength basis (no not the oscillator) the general market.  when this has occurred in the past, it has very nicely timed inflections points to the down side in the market ….

October 07 2013 XLP - SPX ratio Occtober 07 2013 XLP - SPX comparison

Long term monthly w/ bullish stair steps present
Long term monthly w/ bullish stair steps present

stay tuned … the symmetry of the BUY pattern in PRICE and TIME is very powerful that this level should hold.

Author: BART

BART is a CMT and an expert a "advanced" pattern recognition used w/in the intermarket analysis discipline. He's also an accomplished Business Development Executive providing solutions to a myriad of business markets.

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