We had a brief & shallow stop run on the SGG (sugar ETN) Active Long Swing Trade last week with the ETN printing a weekly close back above the stop level & sugar still looking ripe for a reversal soon. That resulted in a relatively minor loss of 3.6% as I was keeping stops tight [...]
Although we don't have any technical evidence of a bottom or potential reversal, I believe the R/R for a long entry on SGG (Sugar ETN) here at support is favorable. SGG will be added as an Active Long Swing Trade around current levels (~28.40). The current price targets are T1 at 30.96 & T2 at [...]
As mentioned in this morning's market update, various agricultural commodities appear to have some of the most attractive R/R profiles right now, especially for long-side trades. The charts seem to indicate that many of these ag commodities appear to be setting up for attractive swing trades with rallies that could last several months & even [...]
Going forward, I plan to do regular updates covering the most attractive sectors, commodities and/or countries as well as the most bearish (for short trading opportunities). In doing so, I will cover the tracking ETFs, which may help less active traders & investors, as well as those the prefer the simplicity & diversity afforded by [...]
The near-term outlook for the US equity markets, crude oil, global currencies, precious metals & miners, and select agricultural commodities.
I've been looking for something worthwhile to post but just don't see any short-term trade ideas that look compelling right now, plus, I think trading might be difficult today and possibly throughout the week with the markets grinding around in a fairly unpredictable range. I am seeing some interesting developments in the energy sector, including [...]
U.S. Equity Markets With my first bounce targets on SPY hit & nearly hit on QQQ, my expectation is for a pullback to begin early this week. My primary scenario for QQQ is a pullback to the 102.50ish level with an alternative scenario of a deeper correction down to the S2 zone (100.70-100.15) before a [...]