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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.

January 2nd, 2021 | Agricultural Index

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - April produced a downside Capitulation in the DBA ETF followed by a successfully tested low in July when we recommend call options. The GSCI Agricultural Index (with a longer track record) has now rallied 40% and appears ready to correct before the next leg to the upside

December 3rd, 2020 | Dow Industrials

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Classic election year strength through December. The stop in the Dow and S&P is now comfortably above the Nov 2nd reversal. It should be raised once the lower Keltner Band moves above the Nov 19th low.

December 3rd, 2020 | Gold and Silver

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - When gold and silver generate concurrent TD Sequential 7 or 9 Buy Setups you can look for a minimum of a 38% retracement rally in gold as achieved today.

November 25th, 2020 | British Petroleum

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - British Petroleum was a great reversal from a monthly Sequential 9 Buy Setup, weekly Sequential 13 and weekly Capitulation. Targets remain the weekly TDST at 24.61 and 50-month ema over $33. As always, optimum option trades were call options with a minimum of 45 days to expiry.

November 15th, 2020 | Dow Industrials

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Classic upside seasonal reversal on Nov 2nd from an election period low. Sequential 9 Setups in Dow, S&P and Russell on Friday. We have key support levels to watch until year end.

October 31st, 2020 | S&P 500

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - A great week for our VIX model which triggered on Monday. The S&P reached the minimum downside target on Friday. November SPY puts up 100% from Monday morning.

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Sequential 9 Setups in Bitcoin, Euro and US Dollar Index. One to four bars corrections are normal. Direct short-term impact on precious metals.

October 5th, 2020 | US Ten-Year Treasury Yield

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - US Ten-Year Yield generated extreme Capitulation Alerts in March followed by a classic basing pattern. Such action was seen at the bottoms in 1971, ’77, ’83, ’86, ’94 & ’12. Look for the rally to last until a weekly Sequential 9 Sell Setup (9 wkly closes above 4 weeks earlier).  

September 23rd, 2020 | Canadian Dollar

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - It is a red flag when the Canadian Dollar underperforms commodities.

September 20th, 2020 | DBA Agricultural ETF

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - This classic Wyckoff accumulation structure has served us well since the monthly Capitulation at the end of June. It is now approaching our initial target around $15.40. October $13 call options are up 100%, 14’s are up 50%.

September 3rd, 2020 | Silver Exhaustion Alerts

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Silver continues to mimic the classic action of previous extreme Exhaustion Alerts (1974′, ’79, ’80, ’87, ’06’; 11 & ’16). We are looking for a test of the 50-day exponential moving average.  

August 28th, 2020 | DBA Agricultural EFT

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - The monthly Capitulation in the DBA in June coupled with a well defined base is seeing prices push steadily towards our minimum target at the 20-month ema.

August 27th, 2020 | Us Ten Year Treasury Yield

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - The US 10 and 30-Year Treasury yields continue to build a base.

August 21st, 2020 | US Dollar Index

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Daily and weekly Capitulations in the US Dollar at the end of July. Now a ‘Spring’ of that low with a nice intraday accumulation pattern.

August 11th, 2020 | Silver 2020

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Silver is rolling over from only our sixth Extreme Exhaustion reading since 1970. We have parameters for this correction and the ensuing bounce.

July 26th, 2020 | Gold

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - A great run in gold to the July 24th target and $1888+ 2.618% Fibonacci measurement. COT tracking positively since June 12th buy signal.

July 22nd, 2020 | Gold

Charts and Markets - Ross Clark - Having broken through the $1817 resistance, gold is moving nicely towards our targeted time window around July 24th for an interim high and a measured objective of $1888.

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.
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