Swing Trade Ideas & Setups (video)

This video begins with an update on the Nasdaq 100 index & the potential stop-raid scenario highlighted earlier today followed by coverage of several trade ideas that stand out in the following order (starting at the 7:49 mark): Crude oil, lumber futures & the timber/forestry sector, Bitcoin via futures & GBTC, the US Dollar via futures & the EUR/USD pair along with a quick discussion of gold & GDX. Starting at the 25:24 mark, all active trade ideas on RSOTC followed by two unoffficial trades are covered in this order: Long Trades: XLP (stoppped out on Friday but still looks good), [...]

2018-04-23T16:54:59+00:00 Apr 23, 2018 4:54pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Fixed Income (Bonds), Forex (Currencies)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Lumber Futures & Timber Sector Analysis

Lumber futures (/LB) look to be headed back down to the 540 & 531.50 levels in the coming days to weeks as indicated on this 60-minute chart below. LB 60-min April 23rd Looking at the bigger picture via this daily chart of WOOD (Timber & Forestry Index ETF), the timber & forestry sector appears poised for at least a 14% correction off last week's highs & a drop of as much as 22% in the coming weeks to months. I plan to zero in on some price targets for WOOD & will likely add it as an official trade [...]

2018-04-23T11:07:24+00:00 Apr 23, 2018 11:06am|Categories: Gold & Commodities, Unofficial Long Ideas|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Stock Market Analysis & Trade Ideas (video)

Technical analysis providing the near-term outlook & price targets for the US stock market along with several potential trade ideas. The video begins with coverage of the Nasdaq 100 futures (/NQ) and tracking ETF (QQQ), highlighting some key technical levels & price targets followed by coverage of several trade ideas including WEAT, CORN, CANE, WOOD, GBTC, /GXBT (Bitcoin), gold, silver, PPLT (platinum ETF) and the US Dollar via EUR/USD & JPY/USD. </center

How to Successfully Navigate the Next Bear Market

This video begins with an overview of two long-term indicators that warn of a significant bear market in the foreseeable future followed by a discussion on not only how to survive, but how to prosper during the next major downtrend in equities. Going forward, the stock market is likely to continue to shift away from the buy & hold + indexing strategy that has worked unusually well in recent years towards a trading & investing environment that will likely be marked by increased sector & asset class rotation while security selection (i.e.- individual stock picking vs. index investing) & tactical asset [...]

2018-04-23T23:16:55+00:00 Mar 28, 2018 2:55pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Trading Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

Technical Analysis of Commodities (video)

A comprehensive overview of various commodities & commodity tracking ETFs. The video begins with a long-term comparison of commodities to the stock market along with some fundamental considerations as well as a discussion on tactical asset allocation, followed by the outlook for various commodity tracking ETN's & ETFs. In hindsight, due to the amount of content & charts covered in this video, I should have broken it down into two separate videos. The first part of the video highlights the historical correlation between commodities & the stock market, with that correction flipping from a highly positive to a negative correlation shortly [...]

2018-03-26T13:31:00+00:00 Mar 26, 2018 1:31pm|Categories: Gold & Commodities|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

WOOD (Timber & Forestry ETF) Trade Setup

Following an extended run off the early 2016 lows & most recent divergent high, WOOD (iShares S&P Global Timber & Forestry Index Fund ETF) is on watch for a potential short swing trade with an entry trigger & other specific trade parameters TBD. The white chart below is a 2½ year daily chart followed by a 2-year daily chart listing the potential (unadjusted) price targets & likely scenario for WOOD going forward. Click on the first chart to expand, then click anywhere on right to advance to the next expanded image. Once expanded, charts can be panned & zoomed. [...]

2018-03-22T11:05:39+00:00 Mar 22, 2018 11:05am|Categories: Gold & Commodities, Short Setups|Tags: , |0 Comments