The Brazil Index Fund ETF (EWZ) Breaks Out

Looks like the days of buying EWZ after a 20% correction and waiting out the recovery may be coming to an end for now. Last week, the Brazil Index Fund ETF, EWZ, broke out above a nine-month long downtrend. *Chart created using TeleChart: This is a very bullish development and opens up the prospect of … Read more

The “20% Rule” Works Again on the Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)

I spent a lot of time over the past oversold period studying rules and guidelines for trading the (inevitable) bounce out of the selling pressure. The oversold period ended inconclusively, but my rule for buying the ETF for Brazil, iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund ETF (EWZ), definitively worked for a second time. When EWZ started … Read more

Another 20% Correction Triggers Buy on EWZ but Trend Turning Down

So far this year, EWZ has experienced two 20% corrections from previous highs. The last correction ended in February along with most major stock markets. In late January, I recommended buying EWZ for a trade once it tested its 200DMA. That point of support marked a 20% correction, and it also coincided with the August, … Read more