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Gold Slides as the Dollar Surges

By | May 15, 2018

Gold Futures fell sharply on Tuesday on news of positive economic data, boosting the dollar as the 10-year Treasury note climbed to its highest percent in seven years.Read More

Attention Crude Oil Futures Traders

By | May 14, 2018

The last trade date for the June Crude Oil Futures contract is Thursday, May 17th. Active CL traders can roll to the succeeding contract on Tuesday, May 15th, before the open. Read More

Dollar Slips on Labor Department Inflation Data

By | May 10, 2018

After reaching intraday highs not seen since December 2017, the U.S. Dollar Index Futures lost ground on Thursday after modest inflation data released by the Labor Department.Read More

Relative Strength Index (RSI): Measure Price Movement

By | May 7, 2018

Developed by technical analysis pioneer, Welles Wilder, the Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a versatile indicator that measures the speed and change of price movement. The RSI is can be used to:Read More

Key Insights Ahead of April’s Jobs Report

By | May 3, 2018

After a slowdown in March, largely attributed to finicky weather, April’s job and wage growth is set for a rebound. According to payroll processor ADP, 204K jobs were added to the economy in April. Expectations ahead of Friday’s closely watched nonfarm payroll report are 192K additions, up from only 103K in March. Read More

Rates to Remain Unchanged Ahead of FOMC Meeting

By | May 2, 2018

May’s Federal Open Market Committee Meeting concludes today at 2:00 pm et. With the recent run of positive economic data a more hawkish tone can be expected as the Feds demonstrate confidence in inflation growth.Read More

Brent Crude Futures Touches near 3 Year High

By | April 30, 2018

With less than two weeks remaining for the White House to conclude their review of sanctions on Iran, Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated there is “new and conclusive” proof that Iran has been masking nuclear weapons activity. Read More

Metals & Agriculture Futures Roll Date Alert

By | April 26, 2018

The first notice for Grains & Metals May contracts falls on Monday, April 30th. Traders can roll to the succeeding contract on April 27th, before the open. Read More

Use Keltner Channels to Identify Trend Direction

By | April 25, 2018

First introduced by Chester Keltner in his 1960’s book “How to Make Money in Commodities”, Keltner Channels have become a popular trading indicator and a pillar in the art of technical analysis. Read More

Important Contract Info – Henry Hub Natural Gas Futures

By | April 24, 2018

Thursday, April 26th marks the last trade date for the May 2018 Natural Gas Futures contract. Traders can roll to the June 2018 contract on Tuesday, April 24th. Read More