news.goldseek.com / By Rambus / 20 March 2017
In this Weekend Report I’m going to update some charts I posted back in November of last year before the PM complex bottomed in late December. What I was showing back in November were many of the H&S tops that were breaking down in an impulse […]
financialsense.com / FS STAFF / 03/20/2017
Based on his big picture macro-outlook, Felix Zulauf told Financial Sense Newshour listeners last August that he expected three likely outcomes: the US stock market would rally (regardless of who was elected) until around Spring of 2017, the US dollar would push higher in an ongoing bull market, and […]
acting-man.com / Helder Mello Guimares / March 13, 2017
Long Term Technical Backdrop Constructive
After a challenging Q4 in 2016 in the context of rising bond yields and a stronger US dollar, gold seems to be getting its shine back in Q1. The technical picture is beginning to look a little more constructive and the […]
financialsense.com / ADRIAN ASH / 03/08/2017
Gold prices fell through what technical analysts called “immediate support” at $1210 per ounce Wednesday lunchtime in London as the US Dollar rose again after new data said the United States added far more new jobs than expected in February.
The private-sector ADP report said US payrolls expanded […]
news.goldseek.com / By Bob Kirtley / 8 March 2017
This year gold’s fortunes will be influenced by the actions of the Central Bankers and the Geo-Political chaos which is simmering in various parts of the world. We are all aware that there are many factors that influence the precious metals sector; however, today we […]
zerohedge.com / Via Kevin Muir of The Macro Tourist blog / Feb 27, 2017 5:15 PM
I must admit, I had been expecting the Fed to be a little more hawkish over the past couple of months. Given how tone deaf they seemed during previous tightening periods when the US dollar was screaming higher […]
news.goldseek.com / By Gordon T Long / 27 February 2017
The World Bank just released a telling report entitled “Trade Developments in 2016: Policy Uncertainty Weighs on World Trade“. Though they deflect the problems in global trade to areas such as excessive regulatory initiatives and policy uncertainty (which is true), what is to be found […]
mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / February 23, 2017
Here are two different looks at Fed rate hikes since Volcker. The charts are the same, but one presentation is a lot funnier than the other.
the above image from the New York Times article A History of Fed Leaders and Interest Rates.
Here’s an […]
news.goldseek.com / By Stewart Thomson / 14 February 2017
The world’s ultimate asset, gold bullion, continues to act superbly.That’s because fundamental, cyclical, and technical price drivers are very positive and are in play at the same time. Please click here now. Double-click to enlarge this gold chart. Gold is poised to burst upside from a […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 14, 2017 12:45 PM
In the latest monthly Fund Managers Survey conducted by Bank of America, virtually none of the biggest “tail risks” noted by Wall Street’s smart money (the 175 respondents to the survey collectively run a total of $543 billion) in February was touched upon in […]
news.goldseek.com / By Rambus / 13 February 2017
I would like to update the US dollar as its been testing critical support since breaking out from the nearly 2 year horizontal trading range in early November of last year. The daily line chart shows there was a nice clean backtest about a month later to […]
news.goldseek.com / By Stewart Thomson / 7 February 2017
With each passing day, both the technical price action and the news flow are getting more positive for gold. Please click here now. Double-click to enlarge this daily bars gold chart. Another great week for the world’s ultimate asset is clearly underway.A beautiful technical uptrend is […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 6, 2017 3:50 PM
In his latest slidepack, BofA’s chief technician Paul Ciana sees nothing but head & shoulder reversal patterns in virtually every currency pair and rate chart: i.e., the unwind of “Trump trade.” As he writes in a just released note, “many US dollar and […]
news.goldseek.com / By Rambus / 5 February 2017
The US dollar has now closed lower for 6 weeks in a row which is testing the patience of the bulls. This week the price action cracked the top rail of the horizontal trading range which is a negative, but not confirmation yet the trend has reversed […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 2, 2017 8:58 AM
After the worst January in 30 years (since Reagan in 1987), the US Dollar is starting February in the same way – plunging.
Now at its lowest level since Nov 11th, the greenback has almost entirely erased the post-election gains…
Still we are […]
news.goldseek.com / By Sol Palha / 30 January 2017
If pleasures are greatest in anticipation, just remember that this is also true of trouble.
Throughout 2016, we stated we did not expect much from Gold, and we stuck to this forecast, even though many experts went out of their way to report that […]
news.goldseek.com / By: Chintan Karnani, Insignia Consultants / 27 January 2017
The next three days are very crucial for gold and silver despite the current bearish technicals. Crude oil is bullish. Copper is in a neutral zone. Physical demand for gold and silver has been below expectations (despite the Chinese New Year). In the short […]
zerohedge.com / by Nick Giambruno via InternationalMan.com / Jan 20, 2017 6:05 PM
On August 15, 1971, President Nixon killed the last remnants of the gold standard.
Since then, the dollar has been a pure fiat currency, allowing the Fed to print as many dollars as it pleases.
Removing the US dollar’s last link […]
mauldineconomics.com / BY JARED DILLIAN / JANUARY 19, 2017
For a long time now, I’ve held the theory that you have to be completely insane to be a successful investor. Like, right out of your tree.
Let me put it this way: Just a few weeks ago we were all sure, 100% positive that […]
mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / January 17, 2017
Donald Trump described the dollar as “too strong” and the yuan as too low. He also went after House Speaker Paul Ryan’s tax plan as “too complicated”.
Trump got the reaction he wanted. The US dollar index declined over 1% from 101.62 to a low […]