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Charts Of Interest – Yellow Alert

Credit conniptions! Well what a week we have ahead. We are on high alert here. There are so many ‘black swans’, that it is likely to be a now rare ‘white swan’ that is the catalyst for a sell-off. That … Continue reading

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Gold Silver Copper Oil

It’s been quite an interesting week. Most of my focus has been on stock earnings. There has been a bit of a blowup in high yield credit, so we must watch carefully because when oil is up like this, you … Continue reading

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Charts Of Interest

Quick charts of interest to start the week. Big blow-up in Saudi Arabia over the weekend. Watch for tensions to increase between Saudi and Iran. We have RBA and RBNZ, not expecting anything there. China data out this week will … Continue reading

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Base Metals Recovery

Base metals have been on a rip since early 2016. The commodities bull could be just getting started. You can do searches for stocks that mine the materials and make a watch list for more active traders, or go for … Continue reading

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Charts Of Interest

A big, giant, yuuuge week of data this week. -Europe GDP and CPI, -BoC Gov speech, -U.S. ISM PMI, -Fed rate decision (see if they say anything about December meeting), -BOE rate decision, -Trump to announce new Fed chair Thursday. … Continue reading

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Copper v TNX

I have done a few posts about this correlation between copper and the U.S. ten year yield. I was expecting copper to turn down to meet the ten year yield but now it looks possible that TNX might be looking … Continue reading

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Missed The Entry

Sometimes an event will occur such as the NZ election result. We knew it was still pending but we did not when the announcement was going to be. I can trade breaking news such as this with my intraday template … Continue reading

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Charts Of Interest

There is not a great deal to look at. Markets are in meltup for now. Earnings in the U.S. stocks have been reasonably good so far. You just have to manage risk as best you can. No point sitting in … Continue reading

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Gold Silver Copper Oil Update

I just love to look at the Fibonacci levels on charts. It is something that can be very helpful and when you get used to seeing these levels you will see them without even needing the measuring tool. I do … Continue reading

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What’s Up?

I saw this front cover of The Economist magazine recently asking are asset prices too high? The answer in my mind is yes and no. Asset prices are too high but that does not mean that they can go higher. … Continue reading

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