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Eroding Petrodollar Versus Rising Petroyuan

By Dan Steinbock    In the late 20th century, US petrodollar dominated the world economy. In the 21st century, we are witnessing the rise of the Chinese petroyuan. The former grew on the back of postwar growth in the advanced economies; the latter is fueled by industrialization in emerging and developed economies. According to SWIFT, US dollar […]

The Benefits of Trading with MetaTrader Supreme Edition

By Admiral Markets Dear traders, As you probably realise, software is key when analysing and trading the financial markets. Indicators and tools should simplify trading decisions and allow you to gain more value from your analysis. Today’s article explains the benefits of using our exclusive special plug-in, the MetaTrader (MT) platform, known as the Supreme […]

Gold on the Move

By The Gold Report Source: Rudi Fronk and Jim Anthony for Streetwise Reports   01/22/2018 Since bottoming on December 11, 2017, at $1,242, gold has tacked on nearly $100 to its price. Rudi Fronk and Jim Anthony, cofounders of Seabridge Gold, discuss what they see going on. Clearly, one reason for the move in gold is […]

Index Trend Trade Setups for the SP500 & NASDAQ

By Over the past few weeks, we have been writing about our US major price predictions for the beginning of 2018 and how they have played out.  If you have been following our analysis, you have already learned that we predicted a 3~5% price increase in early January 2018 for most of the US major […]

Anaconda Sitting on a Gold Mine

By The Gold Report Source: Bob Moriarty for Streetwise Reports   01/19/2018 Bob Moriarty of 321 Gold sees a lot of potential in this company’s Nova Scotia and Newfoundland projects. I used to travel 2/3 of the time. Barbara hated it. I hated it. American Airlines loved me. I had so many air miles the Captain […]

GBP Doing Good Despite the Fundamentals

Author: Dmitriy Gurkovskiy, Chief Analyst at RoboForex Last week was good for the British pound, and the cable is still near the few-month highs as we are heading into week 4 of January. It looks like the market has finally abandoned all concerns with the Brexit negotiations, allowing the politicians to put an end to […]

Gold Market Consolidates as Government Shuts Down

By Money Metals News Service The gold market has been mired in a four-and-a-half year basing pattern. The rally that began late last year has taken prices up toward a major resistance zone. It’s make or break time! Also on the cusp of a potentially big move is the bond market. Bonds haven’t been making […]

The EUR/USD may have run out of puff

By Adinah Brown From a technical standpoint, it may be of relief to traders with EUR/USD short positions, that the pair may be out of momentum to push higher. If the currency trades around the current rate until the end of the week, we may see the chart throw up a convincing bearish doji candle […]

Why Sometimes, “Beating the S&P 500” Isn’t Good Enough

How money managers who beat a benchmark can still “ruin your retirement” By Elliott Wave International Would you like to invest with a money manager who has a track record of “beating the market”? “Who wouldn’t” you might reply. But, hold onto your horses — or, in this case, onto your portfolio. Even a professional […]

COT Report: Crude Oil bets hit new record. USD bets more bearish. Gold bets rise

By – Receive our weekly COT Reports by Email Here is a short summary and this week’s links to the latest Commitment of Traders changes that was released on Friday. Speculators raised their US Dollar bearish positions for 3rd week WTI Crude Oil Speculators continue to push record positions higher Gold Speculators pushed bullish net positions higher for 5th week […]

Exciting 2018 for Gold/Silver; Rickards: Next Financial Panic Will Be the Biggest of All, Part 1

By Money Metals News Service Welcome to this week’s Market Wrap Podcast, I’m Mike Gleason. Coming up we’ll hear another amazing interview with Jim Rickards. Jim examines what the next financial crisis will look like and how it will be different from previous panics, gives us his outlook for gold and the key drivers for […]

How to Pick a Trading Session

By Admiral Markets Dear traders, Trading the financial markets is not just about trading systems and picking up the right entries. It is also about timing your entries. In today’s blog, I will focus on teaching you how to trade using the correct market hours. Regarding that matter, there are specific periods of activity for […]

A Candidate for ‘Deal of the Year’ in British Columbia

By The Gold Report Source: The Critical Investor for Streetwise Reports   01/17/2018 The Critical Investor profiles a base metal developer with a project in British Columbia that recently signed a major funding agreement with Wheaton Precious Metals. Kutcho project 1. Introduction Very rarely I come across a junior that simply seems to tick almost all […]

Never Underestimate the Replacement Power of Equities Within a (HYPER) Inflationary Spiral

By The Gold Report Source: Michael J. Ballanger for Streetwise Reports   01/17/2018 Michael Ballanger discusses why he believes the U.S. stock market is defying gravity with a record-breaking nine years without a significant correction. Before I launch into one of my classic, bitter, vitriolic diatribes against all forms of modern-day interventionalist-type, fraudulent excuses for what […]

Regenerative Medicine Company’s China Deal is ‘Dramatically Transformational’

By The Life Science Report Source: Streetwise Reports   01/18/2018 Echelon Wealth Partners detailed the terms and impact of this cell therapy developer’s recent alliance in Asia. In a Jan. 16 research note, Echelon Wealth Partners analyst Douglas Loe reported that RepliCel Life Sciences Inc. (RP:TSX.V; REPCF:OTCQB) formed a partnership with the private firm, China-based Yofoto […]

Test for Personalized Approach to Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Treatment Entering Final Stages Before Commercialization

By The Life Science Report Source: Streetwise Reports   01/16/2018 One analyst believes 2018 could mark a ‘dramatic turnaround’ for this biotech company, which is at the forefront of using three-dimensional telomere analysis to personalize medical treatment. 3D Signatures Inc. (DXD:TSX.V; TDSGF:OTCQB; 3D0:FSE) has developed a propriety software platform, TeloView, that conducts 3D analysis of chromosomal […]