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IWC: Hold Current Gains

May 02, 2021 1:43 PM ETiShares Micro-Cap ETF (IWC)1 Comment
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Hale Stewart


  • The macroeconomic backdrop is positive.
  • The IWM has performed well.
  • The index is currently consolidating.  Hold off on taking a new position.
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Whenever I look at an ETF that tracks a major index, I first look at the macroeconomic backdrop to determine if the economy is expanding or contracting. The former means the index is likely to rise; the latter means the index will probably

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You follow stocks, emphasis on follow. And like any good tech analyst, you want to see evidence for any further trend changes. Great lessons, good analysis, good charts. Thank you.
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