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Silver Futures

Silver Trade Recommendation

Silver has seen a very solid bull trend over the past few months and more recently, has been consolidating around the $14.00 level. This consolidation has formed a bull flag and this trade is simply a low cost way to be long an at the money call. To buy the 14.00 call by itself, rather […]

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Dow Futures

Dow Trade

The Dow continues to be propped up by, at this point who really knows, but it is certainly not reality. This market has ignored every red flag we have seen these past few months. You have all heard the saying that says “the bigger they are the harder they fall”, well that is exactly what […]

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Consumer Price Index

Inflation Apparently is a Thing of the Past

The market continues to push into new territory of all-time and multi-year highs, yet it also appears to be putting positive spins on negative data releases and attaching itself to positive economic data. Housing weakens here; manufacturing slowdown there, retail sales disappoint here and inflation isn’t moderating over here. That is all I heard last […]

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Orange Juice Futures

Orange Juice Trade

OJ is usually a rather quiet market. We have seen this market quietly move up to and through 2.00. This market is thinly traded and has a tendency to pullback after hitting new highs. On the longer term charts you can see that we have just hit very significant long term resistance. This should prove […]

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Sugar Futures

Sugar Trade

Sugar has just recently supported out at a long term support level. On the daily chart below you can clearly see a flat topped rising wedge pattern that is often a sign of a market bottom. This market is beginning to turn and we are now seeing signs that this market could begin to climb. […]

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Oats Trade

Oats Trade Recommendation

Oats are typically the leading indicator for the rest of the grain complex and we are simply suggesting the purchase of these slightly out of the money puts that are very cheap. Grains have been rallying for some time now since the harvest moon, and we are seeing signs of exhaustion in grains at this […]

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The Option Queen Letter

A question for you, the reader: Answer if you know how to judge when a market is expensive? One way to know if your market is expensive is to note when it is that companies buy other companies for their inflated stock by providing the kicker of a little cash. Think back to the last […]

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Dow Trade Recommendation

Dow Trade Recommendation

The Dow has rallied for sometime now only to stall just before reaching all time new highs. With the fundamentals of our domestic economy being what they are, it’s amazing that the Dow has held up as well as it has. This market is very ripe for a sell off and could easily fall a […]

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Trading Plans

Hello, My name is Stu Mitchell. Background – been trading 30 years, been a broker, CTA and managed funds, trading system developer, etc. But like everyone – I haven’t been trading any longer today than the first guy who started trading this morning – and you are only as good as your last trade – […]

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