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PEIX (Pacific Ethanol Inc) has now hit T1 for a 24.2% gain (from the official entry, 34.4% from where the setup was posted) in just 4 trading sessions. Consider booking partial or full profits and/or raising stops, if holding out for any of the additional targets. Previous (Monday's) and today's updated daily charts:
This long-term chart of PEIX (Pacific Ethanol Inc) speaks volumes to me: Double-bottom, divergent low, coming off oversold levels that have sparked "rallies" ranging from 130% to 1275%, bullish falling wedge, etc... just a beautiful chart IMO.
I've often discussed one of the most simple, yet effective buy & sell signals for trading GLD (gold etf). The buy signals come when the RSI (14) on the daily time frame crosses below the 30 level (i.e.- oversold) with the first cross above the 70 level (overbought) as the sell signal. As I often [...]
GDX (Gold Miners ETF) just kissed the bottom of the 60-min symmetrical triangle pattern. Although a brief break below is quite likely, a GDX long entry here with a stop below 18.70 (to allow for a brief whipsaw break below the pattern) offers an objective entry with a nice R/R. Upside price target remain R2 [...]
GDX 60 minute April 3rd Friday's soft payroll data only helps to affirm the near-term outlook for additional weakness in the $USD and additional gains in precious metals, commodities and other dollar sensitive assets, including more downside in US equities. Although the 19.90 area remains the near-term bounce target for Thursday's add-on or [...]
GLD 60 minute March 31st I often harp upon the fact that the miners are essentially akin to a leveraged trade on gold prices, meaning that if gold goes up or down X, the mining stocks are likely to go up 2, 3 or even 5X. I was just corresponding with a friend [...]