Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) continues to see a lot of struggle

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) continues to see a lot of struggle

Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) continues to see a lot of struggle

Silver markets have fallen during the trading session on Thursday, showing signs of weakness. However, we are still within a rising wedge, which extends down to about $14.60 currently. If we were to break down through that level, silver could fall rather hard.

However, if we turn around and break above the $15.00 level, it’s likely that the Silver markets will take off to the upside. In the meantime, this is a market that will continue to be very choppy and noisy, which is typical for this market anyway. After all, the precious metals markets are highly sensitive to risk appetite, and with all of the US/China trade headlines coming out as in the next couple of days, silver will be very difficult.

Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards.

The projected upper bound is: 15.14.

The projected lower bound is: 14.34.

The projected closing price is: 14.74.

Candlesticks

A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened).
During the past 10 bars, there have been 4 white candles and 6 black candles for a net of 2 black candles. During the past 50 bars, there have been 27 white candles and 22 black candles for a net of 5 white candles.

Momentum Indicators

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 (above 80) and oversold areas (below 20). The Stochastic Oscillator is 67.7902. This is not an overbought or oversold reading. The last signal was a buy 28 period(s) ago.

Relative Strength Index (RSI)

The RSI shows overbought (above 70) and oversold (below 30) areas. The current value of the RSI is 41.13. This is not a topping or bottoming area. A buy or sell signal is generated when the RSI moves out of an overbought/oversold area. The last signal was a sell 69 period(s) ago.

Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

The CCI shows overbought (above 100) and oversold (below -100) areas. The current value of the CCI is -93. This is not a topping or bottoming area. The last signal was a buy 4 period(s) ago.

MACD

The Moving Average Convergence/Divergence indicator (MACD) gives signals when it crosses its 9 period signal line. The last signal was a buy 3 period(s) ago.

Rex Takasugi – TD Profile

PREC.M.XAG= closed down -0.080 at 14.755. Volume was -0% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 52% narrower than normal.

Open High Low Close Volume___
14.820 14.862 14.650 14.755 0

Technical Outlook
Short Term: Neutral
Intermediate Term: Bearish
Long Term: Bearish

Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period
Close: 14.85 15.10 14.93
Volatility: 19 17 19
Volume: 0 0 0

Short-term traders should pay closer attention to buy/sell arrows while intermediate/long-term traders should place greater emphasis on the Bullish or Bearish trend reflected in the lower ribbon.

Summary

PREC.M.XAG= is currently 1.2% below its 200-period moving average and is in an downward trend. Volatility is relatively normal as compared to the average volatility over the last 10 periods. Our volume indicators reflect very strong flows of volume into XAG= (bullish). Our trend forecasting oscillators are currently bearish on XAG= and have had this outlook for the last 49 periods.

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