Thom Hartle
Jun 14, 2021

John Ehlers’, President of MESA Software ( mesasoftware.com ), goal is to bring the science of engineering and Digital Signal Processing to the art of trading. One such endeavor is his publishing of the Fisher Transform as a technical study for... more

Thomas Finlon
Jun 14, 2021

Petroleum prices rose for a third consecutive week, reaching their highest levels since October 2018. A positive report from the EIA stating that global demand would reach pre COVID-19 levels by the end of the year touching 100.6 MBPD and... more

Richard Weissman
Jun 09, 2021

Prices for the actively traded July 2021 CME Group soybean oil futures reached all-time new highs in recent trading sessions (see Figure 1), spurred by increasing demand from the biofuels industry , a big piece of President Biden’s call to cut... more

Thom Hartle
Jun 07, 2021

Microsoft® Excel 2016 and higher offer a new chart type: The Treemap. A treemap chart provides a hierarchical view of your data. This view makes it easy to spot patterns, such as which markets are outperforming or underperforming in a group of... more

Yra Harris
Jun 07, 2021

The unemployment data was not as robust as expected but not bad since hourly wages rose above consensus, the work week remained elevated and the jobless rate dropped to 5.8%. The headlines are always subject to severe review doing these... more

Thomas Finlon
Jun 07, 2021

Petroleum prices reached two-year highs, gaining for the second consecutive week and fifth in the last six. Continuing expectations of demand recovery, a strong report from the EIA regarding demand increases for the balance of 2021 and evidence... more

Yra Harris
Jun 04, 2021

Every G-7 or G-20 meeting homage is paid to the idea of free markets via the market driven value of each nation’s currency. This is hogwash of the highest order in the world of central bank asset purchase programs. The clarion call is that QE is... more

Andy Hecht
Jun 04, 2021

On April 20, 2020, nearby NYMEX futures did what few market participants believed possible. Not only did the price of a barrel of West Texas Intermediate drop below zero during the delivery period, but it also fell to a low of negative $40.32.... more

Thom Hartle
Jun 03, 2021

This article builds upon the post titled “ Evaluate ETF Constituents Performance Using Excel ” that detailed gauging the current price of a stock relative to the high as an indication of relative weakness and a table was included that... more

Thomas Finlon
Jun 01, 2021

Petroleum prices increased for a fourth week in five, touching 31 month highs on Thursday before easing at week’s end. Accelerating demand growth in the US linked to improving economic barometers, constructive inventory reports, the start of... more