Rich Ross

About the Author Rich Ross

Ross is a Managing Director and Head of Technical Analysis at Evercore ISI. Mr. Ross is responsible for analyzing price and intermarket relationships across stocks, commodities, currencies and interest rates around the world. Prior to joining Evercore ISI, Mr. Ross spent 5.5 years at Auerbach Grayson where he built the technical analysis product from the ground up. Prior to that he wrote technical research for Tocqueville Securities and held positions as a NASDAQ Market Maker and Proprietary Equity Trader.

Markets Analysis and 19 Best Stocks to Buy This Week


  • VIX “Gray Swan” is over along with the correction in the S&P. VIX goes back to the mid to low teen’s in the short term.
  • Big Technology in an outstanding position breaking out relatively to a new high against the S&P.
  • Bullish Reversals at key support; oversold conditions and powerful relative strength; offers a compelling setup.
  • Macro backdrop across currencies, credit, commodities and global equities strong and intact.
  • Credit spreads “fail” into resistance and poised to resume tightening. Bullish.
  • Sell Dollar rallies, buy Euro and EM/Commodity currency weakness (Real, Rand, Loonie, Won).
  • Gold has failed to seize upon Dollar weakness, Crypto weakness, Flash Crash and Vol surge. Bearish.
  • Overnight action in Hang Seng and KOSPI a disappointment, but they have earned the benefit of the doubt.
  • Buy Brent at key support. Buy WTI too, but spread widens from here after coming in.
  • If you missed the battle, do not miss the war. There is upside to 2,800 in days and new highs in weeks.
  • Buy: AAPL, FB, MSFT, NVDA, ADBE, AMZN, BABA, BA, CAT, ROK, LMT, GS, BAC, MS, HD, DWDP, UNH, V, CVX.
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