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December 2017

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Tom McClellan: Gold's 8-Year Cycle

by Tom McClellan

We are now entering the upward phase of gold’s 8-year cycle, and that should bring some fun gains. And this comes at a time when gold has not been getting much of investors’ attention... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle December 28, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Long SPX on 12/27/17 at 2682.62. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 12/20/17 at 22.49 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. Yesterday the Tick closed at -216 and today the TRIN closed at 1.42 and a short term bullish combination... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Architecture Billing Index Shows Continued Growth

by Tom McClellan

December 20, 2017 The folks at the American Institute of Architects, www.aia.org, publish an interesting set of data each month, collectively known as the Architecture Billing Index, or ABI... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle December 20, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Sold long 12/11/17 at 2659.99 = gain 1.17%; Long SPX on 12-6-17 at 2629.27. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Covered short GDX 12/12/17 at 21.40=gain 5.14%; Short GDX on 11/13/17 at 22.56 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Confidence, and What Comes With It

by Tom McClellan

There is a strong positive feedback mechanism involving consumer sentiment and the economy. As conditions get better, people get more confident, which causes them to spend more, so companies hire more, which makes people more confident…... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle December 13, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Sold long 12/11/17 at 2659.99 = gain 1.17%; Long SPX on 12-6-17 at 2629.27. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Covered short GDX 12/12/17 at 21.40=gain 5.14%; Short GDX on 11/13/17 at 22.56 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: Conflicting Messages for Crude Oil

by Tom McClellan

I like it best when all of my indicators agree, but I don’t get to enjoy that condition very often. This week, I have conflicting signs for the future of crude oil. The chart above shows gold’s leading indication for crude oil prices... Read More 

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Tim Ord: The Ord Oracle December 6, 2017

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring purposes; Neutral Monitoring purposes GOLD: Short GDX on 11/13/17 at 22.56 Long Term Trend monitor purposes: Neutral. Last Friday had a big jump in Volume suggesting “Selling Climax”... Read More 

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David Keller: Big Tech and Big Round Numbers

by David Keller

I have always been entertained when stocks find support and resistance at big round numbers. I’m not the only one to have noticed this phenomenon, as you can see from articles by stockcharts.com writers Arthur Hill and Greg Schnell... Read More 

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Tom McClellan: QQQ Volume Gave Us a Tell

by Tom McClellan

The high volume seen in QQQ on a recent selloff was a signal that short term bearish sentiment had gotten overdone. The tech selloff on Nov. 29, 2017 was a peculiar one, as it was not echoed elsewhere in the market... Read More