In addition to investment grade bonds (treasuries, munis & BBB+ rated corporate bonds) which were covered in yesterday's post, a few other potential bottoming plays that stand out at this time are gold, silver & the related mining stocks, cannabis stocks and some the major currencies (vs. the US Dollar) such as the Euro, Yen, [...]
Gold & the precious metal mining stocks are at resistance while overbought on the near-term time frames while the US Dollar looks poised for a bounce. As such, the odds for a pullback or correction in GLD & GDX are quite elevated at this time. This video starts with an overview of the two largest [...]
The USD/JPY (Dollar/Yen currency pair) has triggered the anticipated breakout above this bullish falling wedge, which is a bullish technical event for the US Dollar as the Yen is the second largest component (13.6% weighting) of the US Dollar Index. Horizontal lines mark potential resistance/target levels. The USD/JPY has so far played out exactly as [...]
It is clear that the recently on & off inverse correlation between the US Dollar and gold prices has once again returned, with a near perfect inverse correlation lately as the dollar & gold react to any economic releases that could impact the next FOMC rate decision. Therefore, if you want to know where gold [...]
The following video is a comprehensive look at the near-term, intermediate-term & longer-term outlook for the US Dollar. Although I don't actively trade currencies, I do follow the US Dollar, as well as the Euro & the Yen, very closely to get a better idea of where dollar sensitive assets such as gold and select [...]
The near-term outlook for the US equity markets, crude oil, global currencies, precious metals & miners, and select agricultural commodities.