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At the Edge of Chaos: Is the End of the Rotation at Hand? Plus: Two Tech Stock Breakouts

by Joe Duarte

We may be nearing the end of the recent rotation in stocks, and here is why... Read More 

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Real Estate Boom in 2021 is Fueled By Demographics

by Tom McClellan

There is a big lump in the births data that is relevant to the current situation in the real estate market. Home prices, as of March 2021, are up 13.2% from a year earlier, according to the Case-Shiller Index... Read More 

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The Ord Oracle May 25, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes; Long SPX on 5/19/21 at 4115.68. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Sold long SPX on 1/15/21 at 3768.25= gain 10.80%; Long SPX on 10/26/20 at 3400.97... Read More 

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At the Edge of Chaos: Options, Bitcoin & SPX – What's the Connection?

by Joe Duarte

The stock market has been increasingly volatile of late. But, until proven otherwise, we are witnessing a rotation, not a full market correction. Of course, this scenario could change at any time... Read More 

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Pause Coming For the Rise in Interest Rates

by Tom McClellan

As detailed here back in January 2021, the movements of gold prices tend to get echoed about 20-1/2 months later in the movements of long term interest rates. The replication of gold's movements is not perfect, and we really should not expect perfection almost 2 years later... Read More 

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The Ord Oracle May 18, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Sold long 4/9/21 SPX at 4128.80= gain 6.16%; Long SPX on 3/24/21 at 3889.14. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: sold long SPX on 1/15/21 at 3768.25= gain 10.80%; Long SPX on 10/26/20 at 3400.97... Read More 

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At the Edge of Chaos: Technical Point to Rotation, Not Bear Trend; Gilead Sciences Delivers Mysterious Price Breakout

by Joe Duarte

Stocks took a beating for a good part of last week, but the market's breadth, as measured by the New York Stock Exchange Advance Decline line (NYAD), recovered, while the uptrend, although slightly weakened, is still intact... Read More 

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GLD Assets Still Lagging Gold's Rise

by Tom McClellan

GLD and IAU are the two largest of the gold bullion exchange-traded notes (ETNs). Not surprisingly, investors like to push money into them and pull money out as gold prices rise and fall. The real fun comes when investors don't follow that model... Read More 

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The Ord Oracle May 11, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Sold long 4/9/21 SPX at 4128.80= gain 6.16%; Long SPX on 3/24/21 at 3889.14. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Sold long SPX on 1/15/21 at 3768.25= gain 10.80%; Long SPX on 10/26/20 at 3400.97... Read More 

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At the Edge of Chaos: NYAD and SPX Confirm New Up Leg for Rally; WGO Looks Ready to Travel Up Higher Price Roads

by Joe Duarte

Market breadth (NYAD) and at least one major index (SPX) made new highs to close last week, as investors breathed a sigh of relief when the payroll numbers were weaker than expected... Read More 

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Gold's 13 & 1/2 Month Cycle in Up Phase

by Tom McClellan

There is a dominant cycle in gold prices, with a period of 13 & 1/2 months. But its behavior is more complicated than just saying that gold makes a bottom every 13 & 1/2 months... Read More 

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The Ord Oracle May 4, 2021

by Tim Ord

SPX Monitoring Purposes: Sold long 4/9/21 SPX at 4128.80= gain 6.16%; Long SPX on 3/24/21 at 3889.14. Monitoring Purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 10/9/20 at 40.78. Long Term SPX Monitor Purposes: Sold long SPX on 1/15/21 at 3768.25= gain 10.80%; Long SPX on 10/26/20 at 3400.97... Read More 

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At the Edge of Chaos: A Housing Stock Which Missed Revenue Expectations and Still Broke Out to New Highs

by Joe Duarte

Stocks look a bit sluggish all of a sudden as rising COVID problems in India and hints that the Fed may slow its money printing presses have made traders uneasy... Read More