I’m starting to see fewer stocks in confirmed up trends among the 50 most active stocks on Twitter. Several stocks over the last week have continued to show sentiment with a negative divergence from price. In addition, consolidation warnings are starting to pick up. Currently on 48% of stocks are in an uptrend confirmed by sentiment. This isn’t too concerning yet, but something we’re watching. Below are charts of the intensity scores for the most active stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 8/13/13. Below that is a chart of the status of the 50 most active stocks on Twitter.
The Twitter Top 10 portfolio fell slightly along with the market this week. The S&P 500 index is down .86% while the Twitter portfolio is down 1.31% on the week. From the first Friday of the year the portfolio is up 22.3%. The bank stocks and Ford (F) are showing the most weakness, however, none of them are down more than 3%. This is in line with our expectation mentioned on Monday where we stated they were due for a pause based on the bank stocks showing negative divergences with Twitter sentiment. The rest of the stocks are basically trading sideways while the market decides on its next direction. Below is a year to date performance chart and the details for the stocks in the portfolio this month. Note: prices are from roughly 10:45 AM Pacific on 8/9/13. Start Date Symbol Shares Start Price Start Total End Price End Total % Gain / Loss 8/2/2013 $FB 313 38.05 11909.65 38.65 12097.45 1.58% $BAC 803 14.84 11916.52 14.48 11627.44 -2.43% $F
Generally the most bullish stocks on Twitter have a theme where traders and investors are moving to stocks in a specific sector. This week the most bullish stocks a fairly evenly split between many sectors. Below are charts with the bullish intensity scores of the most bullish stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 8/6/13.
The list of the 50 most active stocks on Twitter are starting to show some weakness. Although the number of stocks in a confirmed downtrend is falling, so are the number of stocks in a confirmed uptrend. Instead I’m starting to see move negative divergences and stocks that have unclear charts. Below are charts with the intensity scores for the most active stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 8/6/13. Below that is a chart with the status of the most active stocks.
The Twitter Top 10 portfolio got back on track this week and recovered from its lagging performance. As the market approached new highs we saw the momentum return for several stocks in the portfolio. It is up 2.61% during July and 23.4% from the first Friday of the year. Note: I’ll update this post with actual prices sometime after the close today. UPDATE 8/3/13: On the close the portfolio was up 3.03% for the month and 23.9% on the year. New Stocks for August It’s the first Friday of the month which means we change the stocks in the portfolio to the most bullish stocks on the Twitter stream over the last month. Two stocks stayed in the portfolio from last month. Ford (F) and Starbucks (SBUX). Here is a list of the new stocks. Facebook (FB), Bank of America (BAC), 3D Systems (DDD), LinkedIn (LNKD), Citigroup (C), Baidu (BIDU), Wells Fargo (WFC), and Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG). For those of you that don’t like some of the stocks in
This week Facebook (FB) jumped to the top of the most bullish stocks on Twitter. Technology however, seems to be the major theme with VMware (VMW), Qualcomm (QCOM), Dell (DELL), F5 Networks (FFIV), Juniper Networks (JNPR), and EMC (EMC) making the list. Notice that many of the technology stocks have been in down trends recently but are showing upside strength. Below are charts with the bullish intensity scores for the most bullish stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 7/30/13.
Apple (AAPL) continues to top the most active list. Facebook (FB) is getting a boost this week as it’s almost back to its IPO price. Below are charts of the intensity scores for the most active stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 7/30/13.
Below are charts of the most active stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 7/23/13. Here’s a chart with the status of the 50 most active stocks on Twitter.
Tesla Motors (TSLA) did what no other stock has been able to accomplish. Over the past week it had a higher volume and intensity of tweets than Apple (AAPL). From the time we’ve been tracking Twitter sentiment AAPL has always been the most active stock on Twitter (on a weekly and monthly basis) so this is quite an accomplishment…even if TSLA only beat AAPL by a few points. Below are charts with the intensity scores of the most active stocks on Twitter for the week and month ending 7/16/13. Here is a chart with the status of the 50 most active stocks.
Over the next month or so the most active list (on a weekly basis) will most likely be littered with companies reporting earnings. Alcoa (AA) made an entrance this week as one of the few widely followed stocks that have reported. Keep an eye on this list over the coming weeks to see which companies are getting a lot of attention on Twitter due to their earnings reports. Below are charts of the intensity scores for the most active stocks over the past week and month (ending 7/9/13). FYI, I posted the status of the fifty most active stocks yesterday.