The S&P 500 is at new all time highs, and, as the weekly bar chart shows, there’s some room until it hits next resistance.
However, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEArca: DIA) and Dow Jones Transportation Average (NYSEArca: IYT) failed to surpass their prior highs.
But, the Dow Jones Transportation Average (DJT) managed to close above red trend line resistance (blue circle), which is short-term bullish.
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Viewed in isolation, the S&P 500 (NYSEArca: SPY) breakout is bullish, but it has not yet been confirmed by other major market participants.
The trend is your friend … until it ends. Seasonality suggests a rally pause. Here’s a brand new and detailed S&P 500 seasonality chart.
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