Trade Ideas Newsletter 08/03/2016

MHK is poised for a contrarian breakout

Based upon the analysis above in MHK, traders should make sure that their portfolio can handle increased risk from a new trade. Also be sure that MHK 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 MHK 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 MHK. However, the price action in MHK 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.

Mohawk Industries (MHK)

Mohawk Industries, Inc. is a flooring manufacturer that creates products for residential and commercial spaces around the world. The Company’s manufacturing and distribution processes provide carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone, luxury vinyl tile (LVT) and vinyl flooring. It operates in three segments: Global Ceramic, which designs, manufactures, sources, distributes and markets a line of ceramic tile, porcelain tile and natural stone products; Flooring North America (Flooring NA), which designs, manufactures, sources, distributes and markets carpet, laminate, carpet pad, rugs, hardwood and vinyl, including LVT, in a range of colors, textures and patterns, and Flooring Rest of the World (Flooring ROW), which designs, manufactures, sources, distributes and markets laminate, hardwood flooring, roofing elements, insulation boards, medium-density fiberboard, chipboards and vinyl flooring products. Its trademarks include American Olean, Bigelow, Lees, Quick-Step and Unilin.