Below are charts with the bearish intensity scores for the most bearish stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 12/17/13.
Retail stocks such as Wal-Mart (WMT), Costco (COST), and J.C. Penney (JCP) are near the top of the most bearish stocks on Twitter this week. On the monthly list more retailers like Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), Aeropostale (ARO), Nordstrom (JWN), Macy’s (M), and Staples (SPLS) are added to the mix which shows a building negative bias for all types of retail. Below are charts with the bearish intensity scores of the most bearish stocks on Twitter over the week and month ended 9/3/13.
The most active stocks on Twitter are showing the largest number of charts with bearish chart and sentiment patterns since late June and early July. 32% with bearish charts is a significant number considering the fact that the stocks tweeted the most naturally carry a bullish bias. There are also 18% with negative divergences that could turn bearish over the next several weeks unless price and sentiment moves higher. Below is a chart with the status of the 50 most active stocks on Twitter. Below that are charts with the intensity scores of of the most active stocks for the week and month ending 9/3/13.