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Ross Clark has worked forty years in the investment business both as a trader and analyst in the commodity futures business and until recently as an financial advisor and technical analyst with a major investment firm. Ross is well known for his proprietary technical tools which in an integrated fashion, his methods have been successful in credit spreads, the yield curve, industrial commodities, currencies, precious metals and equity markets. His work contributes to a weekly report written for the portfolio manager and individual investor and, which publishes on opportunity, supplements the skills of both personal investors and professional traders.

June 14th, 2020 | Island Tops

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Island tops in Dow, SPY, QQQ, NYSE Comp and Russell. A review of the last three decades provides clues as to what to watch for now.  

May 28th, 2020 | Canadian Banks

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Breakout from consolidation with expanding volume in Canadian banks.

May 17th, 2020 | S&P 2020

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Eleven of the last twelve presidential election years have experienced downward pressure in the markets from April through mid-summer. Resistance is generally at the upper Bollinger and Keltner Bands during that period.

May 11th, 2020 | Gold and Crude Oil

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Gold and oil bottoms. Overhead resistance in gold for three months within 1.5% of its high, after the six-week period surrounding oil’s low (05/19, 06/16, 12/11, 04/09, 7/03, 1/02, 4/94, 4/86, 12/80, 9/74 and 8/73).  Charts & Markets Special Offer for New Subscribers: 50% Off Annual Subscriptions through May 16th

May 6th, 2020 | Gold and Crude Oil

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Gold typically bottoms before crude oil, but has difficulty advancing further in the three months following the oil bottom.

April 16th, 2020 | US Treasuries

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - US Treasuries up-ticked from minor oversold “Springboard” dip. Now at resistance and registering a Sequential 13 Sell. Likely to move into a trading range similar to July-Aug 2016.

April 12th, 2020 | Gold

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Continued bullish numbers in Gold’s COT data following 14% break in March. Details in this weekend’s report.

April 8th, 2020 | S&P Futures

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Be cautious. Any loss of upside momentum should retrace 62% of the rally from the March low. Our analysis of eleven similar Downside Capitulations in the last two decades shows a 55% chance of testing or taking out the March low.

April 6th, 2020 | Gold

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - The RSI readings of the Commercials and Non-Commercials in gold futures are back into neutral territory. The 14% decline in price is close to the 15% – 18% breaks seen following the bearish divergences in 2008, ’09, ’14 and ’16.  

March 25th, 2020 | Spy

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - 38% retracement rallies to 20-day ema become important resistance after a Downside Capitulation

March 21st, 2020 | Dow Industrials

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Our Capitulation model works in all time frames (hourly, daily, weekly and monthly). We are always on the lookout for short-term, long and short opportunities, as seen on the bounces since February. But a long-term Capitulation and tested low is most likely months away.  

March 6th, 2020 | T-Bonds

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Treasuries approach the top of the forty-year channel with a quarterly RSI(9) at 70.  

February 21st, 2020 | HAC Seasonal ETF

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - HAC Seasonal ETF at the top of long-term channel as it enters its own seasonal high.

February 4th, 2020 | 1996 versus 2020

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - This election cycle is correlating well with 24 years ago. Oversold Springboard last Friday at the 50-day ema with a Sequential 9 Setup in VIX. Let’s see how this bounce reacts around the upper Bollinger Band.  

January 31st, 2020 | VIX Exhaustion Alerts

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Our VIX model, first upside Exhaustion Alerts since January 2018, Presidential/Decennial cycle analysis and DeMark Sequential’s timed the break nicely. The are numerous downside targets. We’ll wait for appropriate oversold signals.  

January 27th, 2020 | Coronavirus, VIX and SMA

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - The Coronaviris may have been the catalyst, but our VIX model warned of imminent market vulnerability. Friday’s close below the 10-day sma was the trigger following the key date of January 8th in our presidential/decennial cycle analysis.  

January 17th, 2020 | Gold – Active Futures

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - This is the fourth time we’ve watched this pattern evolve in gold. Subscribers know what we can expect in bullion and the miners.

January 11th, 2020 | Beyond Meat

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Capitulation in Beyond Meat has been followed by 24% rally since weekly Sequential 9 Buy Setup.  

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Gold: The correction is working out following daily and weekly Exhaustion alerts.

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Today’s pivotal reversals in crude, bonds & gold fit into our published models. We have projected levels for each over the coming weeks.

January 7th, 2020 | Extremes in Gold

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Gold is entering a weekly upside Exhaustion mode for the first time since 2011 at $1923. Numerous such signals occurred in the bull markets of 1972-74, 1976-80 and 2001-11. Our subscribers know what happened following 27 of 30 such instances since 1970.  

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