Technical Analysis

TEL Me Where It Hurts – When Buy and Hold Hurts Your Investments

What happened to TEL shows how Buy and Hold (Forever) can hurt Juan's investments. Those who bought TEL in 2006, hoping to gain much from it, will be depressed to see that after 10 years, there wasn't any capital appreciation. Wasted time. Wasted paper gains all those years. I hope not a lot of people did that. Though again, a small compensation is the dividends so in that sense, it is still a lot better off than time deposits (even if invested capital did not appreciate). [...]

March 4, 2016 // 2 Comments

Technical Analysis: Philex Mining (PX) and SSI Group Inc (SSI)

Also made a test buy on PSE: SSI, again for my new tsupit fund (TF). Under the same premise that SSI is now ready to climb. After the long bullish candle to start Feb, SSI did not gain much ground in the succeeding trading days. But it seems to be forming a flag waiting for a break on the narrowing channel. Waiting for newcomers? [...]

February 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Technical Analysis: Philex Mining (PX)

The market had renewed interest on PX (and mining stocks in general) as investors flocked to safe havens in gold (that's fundamental analysis right there) due to concerns on major global economies (US, China, Europe). As to whether PX will indeed benefit to merit a 52% increase in share prices, who can tell? [...]

February 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

Technical Analysis: Petron Corp (PCOR)

Petron Corp (PSE: PCOR) been's going down for months now (from a high of PHP12) due to fall in global oil prices. Though it's latest financial report as of this writing showed that it's actually starting to benefit from low oil prices since their cost of goods sold is much lower now. Plus it's recently opened refinery. [...]

February 12, 2016 // 0 Comments