Eiffel tower patterns can be very important to your portfolio construction & management because, when you experience the left side of the tower, you often experience the right side as well which often results in declines of as much as 50% from the peak. Currently it would appear that three specific assets could well be forming such patterns.
So says Chris Kimble (http://blog.kimblechartingsolutions.com) in edited excerpts from his original post* entitled S&P 500 forming its third Eiffel tower pattern in 15-Years?
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Kimble goes on to say in further edited excerpts:
As can be seen in the charts below, at the time when most investors were in love with Gold & Apple, I shared (see post here) and (see post here) that Eiffel tower patterns looked to be forming in these white hot assets and, not surprisingly, they each subsequently declined over 30% in value.
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As can be seen in the chart above, the S&P 500 looks to have formed two Eiffel tower patterns since the mid-1990’s…100% rallies followed by 50% declines.
The best way for SPY, XLV & XLY to break from these Eiffel tower patterns is to continue to break overhead resistance. Concern for these assets would come into play in support is taken out.
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