Blogs

Natural Gas Still Coiling for a Breakout

Joseph Souhlakis
Sep 11, 2015

Two weeks ago, I wrote an article about how natural gas was testing the low of a several-month balance of 2640 to 3013. Additionally, at that time natural gas had formed a relatively tight five-day balance of 2642 to 2735 at the bottom... more

Volatility Equals Opportunity

Andy Hecht
Sep 01, 2015

Volatility is an investor's nightmare, but at the same time, it is a seasoned trader's paradise. During the final weeks of August, markets are traditionally quiet. As the vacation season ends, traders and investors historically keep a low profile... more

Dow Jones News Highlights: Resources

Aug 30, 2015

This Dow Jones News newsletter highlights some of the top coverage from Dow Jones' newsrooms around the world. The newsletter's focus is Resources, and coverage highlights include:

Exclusive news on on new EPA rules, Brazilian coffee crop... more

Natural Gas Testing the Balance Low

Joseph Souhlakis
Aug 28, 2015

Since May 2015, October natural gas has been rotating within a 2640-to-3013 balance bracket. During that time, the market has traded up near the top and down near the bottom of the range several times. However over the past five days, the market... more

Natural Gas Coiling for a Breakout

Joseph Souhlakis
Aug 07, 2015

Over the last few months, September natural gas has been trading within a relatively wide 2600-to-2988 range. However, since late June 2015, the ranges in which the market has been rotating have been contracting. During the past twenty-five... more

Lower Commodity Prices and a Stronger Dollar in the Months Ahead?

Andy Hecht
Aug 03, 2015

The US dollar is the pricing mechanism for almost all raw material prices around the globe. As the reserve currency of the world, the vast amount of liquid trading in commodity futures and forward markets is denominated in the US currency. While... more

Crude Oil Testing a Balance Low

Joseph Souhlakis
Jul 31, 2015

For the past six weeks, crude oil has come off from about $62 down to about $47. However, over the past seven days, the September contract found a rotational range from 47.06 to 49.63. On Friday, July 31, 2015, crude oil took out the 47.06... more

Gold Testing a Two-Year Balance Low

Joseph Souhlakis
Jul 17, 2015

For over a year now, gold futures have been contained within an 11304-to-13078 balance bracket. Since January 2015, gold has been contained within an even tighter 11416-to-12320 range. Additionally, each weekly high over the past five weeks is... more

A Major Bottom in the Months Ahead for Silver?

Shaun Downey
Jul 15, 2015

Trend analysis via Step Theory reveals extremes that are rarely breached in any time frame. Below, the green and red studies are tracking uptrends and downtrends in 120-minute time frames. There are two occasions where the uptrend ends around... more

Dow Jones News Highlights: Technology

Jul 07, 2015

This Dow Jones News newsletter highlights some of the top coverage from Dow Jones' newsrooms around the world. The newsletter's focus is Technology, and coverage highlights include:

Market-moving news on Dish Networks' talks about funding a... more