Monthly Archives: September 2012

Manage Profits in Short Stock Index/ Long Gold spread

Going into the weekend,  you should still be short Dow futures and long gold or long gold calls.
Take profits if you can,  but by

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Gold approaches target at $1800.00

Back on Sept 10th, I wrote that I was advising getting long gold, even if  a reluctant long.  When we popped above $1700.00 an ounce,

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Wasn’t QE#3 supposed to be Bullish Commodities?

Food for thought for fundamental traders out there.  Logic suggests that QE3 should have been friendly for commodities in general.  However, Corn and Beans have

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Take Profits on Short Positions in Stock Index Futures

If you have been reading this on a regular basis, you will know that I have been only interested in selling new highs in the

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Look for a break to buy Corn and Beans and Crude Oil

This Friday we have a USDA ending stocks report.I’d look for a sell off here in the next 3 days to take advantage of any

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Sell 40 to 50 Cent Rallies in SX if we get them

We are finally getting some good volatility in the beans, as apposed to the relentless rally we saw which started in June.  After a $5.40

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Rumblings of Trade issues with China.. Senkaku/Diaoyu ?

Rumblings of trade issues with China. China and Japan arguing over a small group of islands.  China in particular has had demonstrations and protests.protests were

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Don’t fight the Fed

Back in the 80’s there was a commentator whose name escapes me.  He had a sayng , “rule number one– don’t fight the fed”.  I

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China imports twice as much gold as UD Debt

For the first time in history, China has imported twice as much gold as US Treasury Debt. Politicians can talk on both sides of Left

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Gold Rally/ Dow at a Decision Level

December Gold popped above 1700. This opens the door for a run back to the August highs at 1900.  I’d buy it and get a

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