China Economic Update

China Economic Update






China’s top economic planner permitted 248 fixed-asset investment schemes with overall investment touching USD315 billion in the first six months of this year, based on recent reports. Additionally, China’s overall fixed-asset investment increased 10.2 percent year on year to a whopping USD6.9 trillion in the Jan-June timeframe of the current year, according to the available […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Soybean futures extended gains Wednesday as Midwest weather forecasts turned warmer and drier and evidence of continued export demand buoyed the market. Prices for Corn rose, Wheat slipped. The most active Corn contract for December delivery closed up 3.5 cents, or 1.03%, […]






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report Gold looks like a buy in here, technicals are indicating another run up Gold closed up 5.610 at 1,320.760. Volume was 8,900% above average (trending) and Bollinger Bands were 26% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1,315.1101,324.6001,313.3501,320.760 16,178 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bullish […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Monday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Monday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Monday $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agricultural commodities close mixed Monday, with Soybean extending losses on fund selling, favorable weather. Wheat futures were slightly higher, lifted by crop concerns in Europe, Corn prices fell slightly. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 0.5 cents, or 0.15%, […]






Oil Prices Hit Colombia

Oil Prices Hit Colombia






Oil Prices Hit Colombia Mainly attributed to the decrease in foreign sales of fuel products, including oil and all petroleum derivatives; Colombia’s exports dipped by a staggering 34.9 percent in the first half. According to the latest reports, the slash in overseas sales was basically on the back of the bulldozing 47-percent deterioration in international […]






UAE Continues to Outperform

UAE Continues to Outperform






The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has reviewed the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Article IV Mission to the UAE report, which evaluates the UAE’s economic performance in 2016. The IMF executive board discussed the report during its last meeting, praising the country for its UAE Vision 2021, government strategies and ability to achieve economic growth. The […]






Trading: Using Market Cycles

Trading: Using Market Cycles






Trading: Using Market Cycles Trade like a Pro, Get 30 Days Free Metastock Cycles allow us to accurately predict events in nature: bird migrations, the tides, planetary movements, etc. You can also use cycle analysis to predict changes in financial markets, although not always with the accuracy found in nature. The prices of many commodities […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Soybean futures fell Friday, as US crop prospects improved amid forecasts for largely favorable weather across the Farm Belt in August. Wheat and Corn futures firmed, recovering from early weakness, as investment funds unwound Bearish bets ahead of the weekend. Support […]






China Economic Outlook

China Economic Outlook






China Economic Outlook Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Friday had a deep discussion about the new driving forces in China’s economic transition in Session II of the “1+6” roundtable meeting at Fanghua Villa, Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. The participants are World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, WTO Director-General Roberto […]






The Strength of Shanghai International Financial Center

The Strength of Shanghai International Financial Center






The Strength of Shanghai International Financial Center As the economic center of China, Shanghai has always been the epitome of China’s reform and opening up, and a pioneer of China’s modernization, and its achievements have impressed the whole world. Particularly, it has its own strength in making itself an international financial center. Currently, the value […]






Saudi Arabia Regains Spot as Top Crude Supplier to China

Saudi Arabia Regains Spot as Top Crude Supplier to China






Saudi Arabia Regains Spot as Top Crude Supplier to China $OIL China imported 4.569-M tonnes of Crude Oil from the Kingdom in June Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest Crude Oil exporter, regained its position as China’s top Crude supplier in June, after losing out to Russia in the previous 3 months, customs data showed Thursday. […]






Overview of China’s Economic Development

Overview of China’s Economic Development






Overview of China’s Economic Development China has scored tremendous economic achievements in the last three decades since the adoption of reform and opening-up, reflected by its significantly higher economic strength, international standing and influence. China is currently integrated into the world economy, becoming an indispensable part of economic globalization and regional development. 1. Economic scale […]






Growing Optimism Among Investors in Emerging Markets

Growing Optimism Among Investors in Emerging Markets






Growing Optimism Among Investors in Emerging Markets Emerging Global Advisors (EGA) today announced the results of its latest Emerging Markets (EM) Investor Sentiment Survey, a quarterly poll of asset managers and financial advisors focusing on their sentiment and equity allocations to emerging markets. The EGA EM Investor Sentiment score increased 28% from 538 in the […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean futures all fell sharply Wednesday, as the latest weather outlook appeared less threatening to crop development. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 4.25 cents, or 1.22%, to 3.4425 bu. September Wheat delivery fell 5 cents, […]






Terrorism and Precious Metals

Terrorism and Precious Metals






The Capital Gold Group has published its internal think tank study, “Terrorism and Precious Metals” for global publication to institutional and accredited investors for immediate release. The study outlines “safe-haven” buying worldwide, in conjunction with events such as worldwide terrorist attacks, the (Brexit) European Union crisis, police violence and the U.S. Presidential election cycle. “Market […]






Which Nation Is The Most Energy-Efficient

Which Nation Is The Most Energy-Efficient






Which Nation Is The Most Energy-Efficient Which major nation has the most energy-efficient economy? Is the United States ahead of or behind other nations—including the U.K., China, Germany, India, South Korea, Australia, and Japan—when it comes to energy efficiency? The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) will issue its 3rd edition of the International […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Up

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Up






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Up $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all rebounded Monday to open the week. The most active Corn contract for December delivery gained 5 cents, or 1.40%, to 3.6325 bu. September Wheat delivery added 4.75 cents, or 1.12%, to 4.295 bu. November Soybean advanced 9 […]






Save the Bees

Save the Bees






“Planting safe ‘Bee Highways’ in our neighborhoods and across America sounds like a ‘cute’ and ‘quaint’ idea until you realize that without bees, crops such as apples, avocados, grapes, cotton, almonds and many others soon may completely disappear,” said Dr. Patricia Bragg, CEO of Bragg Live Food Products in Santa Barbara, Ca. an international organic […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all retreated and finished lower Thursday. The most active Corn contract for December delivery shed 5 cents, or 1.35%, to 3.6475 bu. September Wheat delivery was down by 5.75 cents, or 1.31%, to 4.34 bu. Nov Soybean declined […]






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily) $GLD, $USO Gold: Spot Gold prices recovered modestly, finishing at 1,343.70 oz, after briefly dipping to 1,327.51 early in Asia. The precious Yellow metal found support in a weaker Buck, as political and economical risks still in the background and any negative news may spur demand for the […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all extended gains Wednesday as weather forecast put hotter and drier weather in Key Corn and Soybean fields in US Midwest. The most active Corn contract for December delivery gained 9.50 cents, or 2.64%, to 3.6975 bu. Sept […]






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily) $GLD, $USO Gold: Spot Gold’s decline extended Tuesday falling to 1,330.30 to, its lowest since 1 July. Investors continued exiting the safe haven asset for stocks, although the decline has been moderate, considering the risks around Europe. The pullback from the year high of 1,375.11 has found some […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all finished higher Tuesday after the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) released its monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) Report. The most active Corn contract for December delivery added 4.75 cents, or 1.34%, to 3.6025 bu. […]






Silver, the “Devil’s” Metal Shining Brightly

Silver, the “Devil’s” Metal Shining Brightly






Silver, the “Devil’s” Metal Shining Brightly $SLV, $GLD Silver and Gold are both money and a commodity, and during times of market uncertainty, like we have been seeing since the beginning of this year risk off investors first rush to Gold as a hedge against the value of their fiat (paper) currency. And also since Gold is […]






China Rejects South China Sea Ruling

China Rejects South China Sea Ruling






With regard to the award rendered on 12 July 2016 by the Arbitral Tribunal in the South China Sea arbitration established at the unilateral request of the Republic of the Philippines (hereinafter referred to as the “Arbitral Tribunal”), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China solemnly declares that the award is […]






China Oil Demand Fell 2.7%

China Oil Demand Fell 2.7%






China’s apparent oil demand contracted by 2.7% in May 2016 from a year earlier to 10.88 million barrels per day (b/d), according to a just-released analysis of Chinese government data by S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Refinery throughput in May averaged 10.46 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Monday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Monday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Monday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean finished lower Monday before the US Department of Agriculture’s monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report and crop progress report. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was lower of 7 cents, or 1.93%, to […]






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report Our strategy here is buying dips, long term we still see Gold above the $1500 mark. Gold closed down -8.250 at 1,358.150. Volume was 8,900% above average (trending) and Bollinger Bands were 69% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1,368.3101,374.7101,350.8001,358.150 12,401 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean settled sharply higher Friday on bargain buying and dry weather concerns. The most active Corn contract for December delivery added 14 cents, or 4.02%, to 3.625 bu. September Wheat delivery rose 9.5 cents, or 2.23%, to 4.35 […]






Japanese Buying Physical Gold, Storing it in Switzerland

Japanese Buying Physical Gold, Storing it in Switzerland






Japanese Buying Physical Gold, Storing it in Switzerland Japanese investors are buying Bullion and storing it in Switzerland because of negative interest rates and fears JPY will depreciate as the government grapples with the heaviest public debt burden in the developed world, according reports. The number of buyers jumped 62% in 1-H of Y 2016 […]






Understanding Interest Rates in Trading

Understanding Interest Rates in Trading






Interest Rates Serious Traders use METASTOCK Interest rates play a key role in the general business cycle and the financial markets. When interest rates change, or interest rate expectations change, the effects are far-reaching. When rates rise, consumers spend less which causes retail sales to slow, which leads to reduced corporate profits, a declining stock […]






Trading with Bollinger Bands

Trading with Bollinger Bands






Trading with Bollinger Bands FOr the best Bollinger Band experience try a free month of METASTOCK Bollinger Bands are similar to moving average envelopes. The difference between Bollinger Bands and envelopes is envelopes are plotted at a fixed percentage above and below a moving average, whereas Bollinger Bands are plotted at standard deviation levels above […]






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily) $GLD, $USO Gold: Spot Gold retreated Thursday and snapped this week’s winning streak as strong US employment data lifted sentiment and triggered some uncertainty about Fed’s next move. Spot Gold fell to a low of 1,350.74 oz before recovering a bit to end the day at 1,358. In […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn finished flat to little changed Thursday, Wheat declined a little more, Soybean closed sharply lower on technical selling. The most active Corn contract for December delivery added 0.25 cents, or 0.07%, to 3.485 bu. Sept Wheat delivery fell 3 cents, or […]






World Wants Humane Farming

World Wants Humane Farming






Most Americans don’t know the true meaning of food labels like “cage-free,” “free-range,” or “grass fed” and falsely believe that farm animals are protected by laws or independent oversight according to the results of a new national survey* released today by the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®).  The survey […]






Understanding Dow Theory

Understanding Dow Theory






Understanding Dow Theory HEFFX runs on Metastock, try it free for 30 days click Metastock In 1897, Charles Dow developed two broad market averages. The “Industrial Average” included 12 blue-chip stocks and the “Rail Average” was comprised of 20 railroad enterprises. These are now known as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Dow Jones […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finish Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all finished lower Wednesday as beneficial rains came back to US Midwest and Southern Plains. The most active Corn contract for Dec delivery fell 9.75 cents, or 2.72%, to 3.4825 bu. Sept Wheat delivery lost 5 cents, or […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Soybean extended their losses Tuesday, Wheat rebounded a little after the US Independence Day holiday long weekend. The most active Corn contract for December delivery lost 9 cents, or 2.45%, to 3.58 bu. September Wheat delivery added 3.25 cents, or 0.76%, […]






CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Fast Growth in Gold and Silver Trading

CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Fast Growth in Gold and Silver Trading






CME Group Inc (NASDAQ:CME) Fast Growth in Gold and Silver Trading CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced that June 2016 average daily volume (ADV) reached 16.4 million contracts per day, up 13 percent from June 2015. CME Group June 2016 options volume averaged 3.4 million contracts per day, up 17 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all finished lower Friday before the US Independence Day Holiday long weekend. The most active Corn contract for Dec delivery lost 4.25 cents, or 1.14%, to 3.67 bu. Sept Wheat delivery fell 15.25 cents, or 3.42%, to […]






Barron’s Gold Mining Index (BGMI): A 96 Year Study

Barron’s Gold Mining Index (BGMI): A 96 Year Study






Barron’s Gold Mining Index (BGMI): A 96 Year Study $GLD, $SLV What does “real money” mean to you? To many of my readers, I suspect real money would be gold and silver coinage backing the paper money in circulation. But to politicians and economists, it means something completely different: “A billion here, a billion there, and […]






No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines

No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines






No Growth in Global Economy, Cash is King, Gold Shines $GLD, $SLV Looking at the global economy today we see several worrying developments. Currency devaluations and negative interest rate policies, + slow-to-no economic growth in both developed and developing economies. Experienced investors are trying to make “heads or tails” of today’s financial markets. The Big […]






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report Gold closed up 20.130 at 1,341.910. Volume was -0% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 35% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1,323.0001,344.2101,320.5001,341.910 0 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 1,301.32 1,266.54 1,180.75 Volatility: 32 22 20 […]






Oman’s State Oil (PDO) Raises $4-B or Projects

Oman’s State Oil (PDO) Raises $4-B or Projects






Oman’s State Oil (PDO) Raises $4-B or Projects $JPM, $HHBC, $ING The amount raised will be used to finance construction of new facilities Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the country’s top Oil & Gas exploration and production company, has obtained a $4-B loan from international banks, as low Crude Oil prices strain state finances. The 5-year […]






SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca:GLD) Assets + $18-B in 2016.

SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca:GLD) Assets + $18-B in 2016.






SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEArca:GLD) Assets + $18-B in 2016 Gold may emerge as one of the Brexit vote’s biggest commodity winners should revised forecasts from a growing number of banks prove correct as the poll’s outcome sets the stage for greater global economic uncertainty and hobbles the likelihood of rate rises from the US Fed. […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all settled lower Wednesday. The most active Corn contract for Dec delivery fell 11.25 cents, or 2.85%, to settle at 3.83 bu. Sept Wheat delivery declined 12.75 cents, or 2.79%, to settle at 4.445 bu. Nov Soybean lost […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Again Tuesday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Again Tuesday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Again Tuesday $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn unchanged Tuesday, Wheat retreated, and Soybeans rose to a 1-week high. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery was Unchanged at 3.8525 bu. Sept Wheat delivery shed 1 cents, or 0.22%, at 4.5725 bu. Nov Soybean added 15.50 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Extended Losses Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Extended Losses Friday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Extended Losses Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn fell for a 5th successive trading day Friday, Wheat and Soybean also extended losses after Britain’s surprising vote to leave the EU in a referendum held Thursday. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery fell 2.75 cents, or 0.71%, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn extended some losses Wednesday, Wheat and Soybean finished higher on expectations of new demand for US agriculture products. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery lost 3.25 cents, or 0.82%, to close at 3.93 bu. Jul Wheat delivery added 0.25 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean extended their losses Tuesday. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery lost 25 cents, or 5.93%, to close at 3.9625 bu. Jul Wheat delivery fell 14.50 cents, or 3.07%, to settle at 4.585 bu. Jul Soybean dropped […]






EURUSD Technical Outlook (Daily)






EURUSD Technical Outlook (Daily) Euro $EURUSD EURUSD: The financial world is still focused on the Brexit referendum Thursday, with mixed results coming from polls marginally favoring the remain side, and keeping risk sentiment on. Generally speaking, high yielder’s end up gaining Vs the Buck, while safe haven assets fell, although the EURUSD fell to 1.1242, and […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all retreated and settled lower Monday as weather forecast favored beneficial rain in the US Midwest. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery shed 16.50 cents, or 3.77%, to close at 4.2125 bu. Jul Wheat delivery lost […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Extend Losses

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Extend Losses






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Extend Losses $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean extended losses Thursday as wet weather is around the corner in the US Midwest. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery was lower of 3.75 cents, or 0.87%, to close at 4.2525 bu. Jul Wheat delivery shed […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybeans all finished lower Wednesday. The most active Corn contract for July delivery lost 7.50 cents, or 1.72%, to close at 4.29 bu. Jul Wheat delivery fell 7.50 cents, or 1.55%, to settle at 4.775 bu. Jul Soybean declined […]






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report

Shayne Heffernan Gold Report






Shayne Heffernan Gold Report Gold closed up 7.990 at 1,299.100. Volume was 8,900% above average (trending) and Bollinger Bands were 33% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 1,292.9501,301.4001,291.4101,299.100 4,415 Gold Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 1,269.56 1,253.95 1,171.29 Volatility: 15 18 […]






Shayne Heffernan Silver Report

Shayne Heffernan Silver Report






Shayne Heffernan Silver Report Silver closed down -0.085 at 17.340. Volume was 8,900% above average (trending) and Bollinger Bands were 12% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 17.424 17.486 17.180 17.340 12,795 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 16.75 16.69 15.28 Volatility: […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn settled higher Monday, Wheat and Soybeans fell to open this week. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery added 7 cents, or 1.65%, to close at 4.30 bu. July Wheat delivery lost 3.75 cents, or 0.76%, to settle at 4.9125 […]






Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Trading Outlook

Australian Dollar (A$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) Trading Outlook






Momentum is a general term used to describe the speed at which prices move over a given time period. Generally, changes in momentum tend to lead to changes in prices. This expert shows the current values of four popular momentum indicators. Stochastic Oscillator One method of interpreting the Stochastic Oscillator is looking for overbought areas […]






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Weekly)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Weekly)






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Weekly) $GLD, $USO Spot Gold finished sharply higher for a 2nd week running, closing at 1,274.40 oz, as risk aversion helped the precious Yellow metal to resume its Bullish trend from earlier this year. Risk aversion, prompted by China and the UK, underpinned the commodity, alongside with the Uturn […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished  Mixed Friday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat declined Friday, as Soybean extended gains as USDA’s report showed demand for US soybeans has improved. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery fell 3.50 cents, or 0.82%, to close at 4.23 bu. Jul Wheat delivery declined 15.25 […]






Understanding Japanese Candlesticks

Understanding Japanese Candlesticks






Understanding Japanese Candlesticks If you want to use Candlesticks properly, try our free version of Metastock In the 1600s, the Japanese developed a method of technical analysis to analyze the price of rice contracts. This technique is called candlestick charting. Steven Nison is credited with popularizing candlestick charting and has become recognized as the leading […]






CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) Expands to London

CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) Expands to London






CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) Expands to London The new office — headed by Matthew McFarland, director of global client services — will enable CBOE to increase its presence in the region and allow its business development team to more directly engage with European-based clients and potential new customers, as well as the exchange’s strategic partners. […]






Shayne Heffernan Silver Report

Shayne Heffernan Silver Report






Shayne Heffernan Silver Report PREC.M.XAG= closed up 0.030 at 17.310. Volume was 8,900% above average (trending) and Bollinger Bands were 5% wider than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 17.267 17.369 17.120 17.310 11,914 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bearish Long Term: Bullish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 16.47 16.60 15.25 Volatility: […]






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)

Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily)






Gold and WTI Crude Oil Technical’s (Daily) $GLD, $USO Gold prices spiked again Thursday, with Spot Gold at 1,271.67, its highest since 18 May, in spite of the Buck’s strength, benefited by sour market’s sentiment. Thursday, the US major stock market indexes reversed on risk aversion, triggered by fears that the global economic slowdown may […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat, and Soybean all retreated Thursday capping a 6 day run-up, as the USD rallied Vs most major currencies. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery shed 4.75 cents, or 1.10%, to close at 4.265 bu. Jul Wheat delivery declined […]