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Consider Purchasing Metals

It seems that a lot of markets as well as the economy, are at an important inflection point. If you are a trader and have been following this blog over the last few weeks, you would have noticed quite a few trade recommendations and might have been busy trading all the technical breakouts. So far, we […]

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Events in Iraq Waking Commodities Up?

Chart 1: US moves aircraft carrier to Gulf. Are military airstrikes coming?   Source: The Guardian Markets have been quite complacent as of late, seen by incredibly low volatility across all asset classes (chart here and here). However, volatility could now start picking up with potential crisis flaring up in the Middle East. The Guardian yesterday reported recent US developments towards the Iraq Crisis. […]

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Silver Still Deciding…

I wrote a post focusing on Silver’s technical price action and sentiment almost a month ago, titled Decision Time For Silver. Interestingly enough, there has been no decision yet. Markets are quite ironic at times, but the pressure continues to build. Therefore, I thought it was prudent to update traders on recent developments as I have […]

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Decision Time for Silver

Chart 1: Silver finds itself between a downtrend and a strong support…    Source: Bar Chart (edited by Short Side of Long) Precious metals sector outperformed majority of other asset classes in Q1 of 2014, however that strength has recently dissipated. Whats even more interesting is the fact that while Gold and various miners rebounded powerfully in […]

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Tiho Brkan: Miners Are on My Watch List

The last PMs sector update I had on the blog was all the way back in early April of this year. In the article, I discussed Gold’s outperformance in Q1 of 2014 and the large number of bullish contracts that have built up, as hedge funds started herding with expectation of even higher prices (something that I […]

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