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Fri, Dec 15th, 2017
Using Reversal Bars on E-mini S&P 500 for Market Direction

A three-bar reversal, also known as a pivot bar, typically identifies when the price is likely to pullback or retrace.  Although it does not signal a trend reversal, these pivots highs or lows do indicate...

Global Central Banks aren't Fooling Anyone

This was one heck of a central bank week. Starting on Tuesday we had official meetings of the U.S. FOMC, the European Central Bank (ECB), the Bank of England (BOE), the Swiss National Bank (SNB), and the...

How to Play Financials with the Russell 2000 Futures

With the fed raising rates during the FOMC meeting traders saw a rally into the event in the Russell 200 futures and in financial stocks. The fed raised rates as anticipated but financials sold off. This...

S&P 500 View for December 14th

After yesterday’s FOMC session and now going into mid-month, we are making a slight adjustment to our view for this week, which has us now looking to trade both sides of this market.  With two days...

Revised End-of-Year Technical View for Gold

Heading into late November, our view was that gold futures would hold the $1255 to $1260 area into the end of the year. However, the price has since told us that this floor was wrong, so we are now revising...

Identifying Support and Resistance on GBP/USD

The GBP/USD has retraced back to the ATR on the 240-minute chart.  However, the key for today's move will be whether the currency is able to find the resistance needed to fuel another move downward. In...

EUR/GBP Trade Bias for the Week: 12.12.17

In this video, it's 8:22am central just 8 minutes before the open and I am looking at the EUR vs the GBP between now and the end of the week. Using the triple confirmation, the hourly chart looks...

S&P 500 Mid-Month Technical View

The resilient S&P 500 and other equity indices are at it again, pushing toward new all-time highs.  This morning in the overnight trade, the E-mini SP 500 March future's contract (ESH18) made a new high...

Will the Fed Raise Interest Rates Tomorrow?

According to the CMEGroup FedWatch tool, the odds of the Feds raising interest rates to a target rate of 1.25 to 1.50 is 87.6%.  However, a more important question is what happens next?  The current...

Weekly Market Trade Plan for S&P 500 December 11th, 2017

Sean Jantz of Binary Trade Group reviews his trade plan for the S&P 500 market and identifies some potential trading setups. Using a the 4hour bar chart, a simple approach of looking for overbought and...

Weekly Market Trade Plan for Gold on December 11th, 2017

Jack Gleason founder of Major League reviews his trade plan for the gold market this week identifying trading levels that he will be watching for possible trading opportunities and covering...

Thoughts on December Stock Index Expiration Week

Factors in both the US and foreign markets lead us to expect the S&P to continue to be strong.  Last Friday, stock markets in Asia ended sharply higher, and the European Union and Great Britain agreed...

Copper Weakness May Not Be Over

When a commodity with a nickname like “Doctor.” as in “Doctor Copper” falls 4.3% in a day like copper did on Tuesday, people pay attention. It’s interesting to remember where the nickname comes...

USD/JPY Patterns in Play Ahead of FOMC

The December trade can be one with good momentum for U.S. dollar currency pairs. With this December having an active economic calendar, including next week’s FOMC meeting and its anticipated interest...

Potential Reversals on Currencies

The Non-Farm Employment Change report will be released at 8:30 am New York time this morning.  Will this report cause reversals on the currencies?  It is likely from a technical analysis perspective. ...

Non-Farm Payrolls Takes Center Stage

The Bureau of Labor Statistics' monthly non-farm payrolls number has always been the single most important piece of economic data released in a given month, but lately, it has been relegated to the "and...

Trade Strategy for Crude 12.7.2017

Today is looking like a bullish day for crude oil as it rebounded after yesterday's trade gapped lower.  As I look at a daily candlestick chart for today, it looks like an inside day as it is making...

Holiday Surprise for Bitcoin Traders: Nadex Bitcoin Spreads

Bitcoin has been exploding in recent months. It's exciting, it's new. It's also volatile enough to make many traders wary of the potential risk. At Nadex, we believe an innovative, new market like Bitcoin...

Rotation out of Gold into Bitcoin?

Welcome to the new world of financial markets! My Twitter feed is flooded with bitcoin 15k post as I wake up to see #bitcoin #crypto #bitcoin up 3,000 in 24 hours apparently people no longer trade stocks...

USD/CAD Technical View for December 2017

The U.S. dollar versus Canadian dollar (USD/CAD) saw a strong downtrend from late spring to late autumn and has since rallied into November, but is now in the midst of a range trade. The month of December...

Barchart Morning Call

OVERNIGHT MARKETS AND NEWS Mar E-mini S&Ps ( ESH18 +0.22%) this morning are up +0.16% and European stocks are down -0.34% at a 1-week low. Investors continue to pour money into U.S. equity funds at the expense of European stock funds.... Read More

Chart of the Day

Chart of the Day

Maximus (MMS) is the Barchart CHartr of the Day.  The governmental consulting firm has a Trend Spotter buy signal, a Weighted Alpha of 32.85+ and gained 31.28% in the last year.
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are continuing their tight trading range on Friday, with most contracts down 1 to 1 1/4 cents. A private export sale of 134,503 MT of corn was sold to Costa Rica as announced by the USDA through their daily export reporting system. Total...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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