Trade Ideas Newsletter 07/20/2016

IP is poised for a contrarian breakout

Based upon the analysis above in IP, traders should make sure that their portfolio can handle increased risk from a new trade. Also be sure that IP adds diversification to your current account. Lastly, good traders note how a new addition relates to not just their portfolio but the rest of the market action as well. For example, take a look at the S&P 500. Is it trending higher or lower? Has it recently broken through a key resistance or support level? Be sure to coincide your trading actions on IP in relation to the overall market as well.

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Currently the proprietary sentiment levels, analysed by Traders For Wealth, have shown an increasingly negative bias toward IP. However, the price action in IP has been moving up in value. This could be a contrarian sign to traders for a potential reversal. Traders should view this as a bullish contrarian trade and make sure it aligns with the market and their portfolio.

International Paper Company (IP)

International Paper Company (International Paper) is a paper and packaging company with primary markets and manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. The Company operates in three segments: Industrial Packaging, Printing Papers and Consumer Packaging. It is a manufacturer of containerboard in the United States. Its products include whitetop, recycled linerboard and saturating kraft. It is the producer of printing and writing papers. The products in Printing Papers segment include uncoated papers and pulp. Its uncoated papers engage in the business of producing papers for use in copiers, desktop and laser printers and digital imaging. Its uncoated papers are sold under private label and International Paper brand names that include Hammermill, Springhill, Ballet, Pol and Svetocopy. Its Everest, Fortress, and Starcote brands are used in packaging applications for everyday products, such as food and tobacco products.