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Gold Futures Contract Expiration Notification

By | May 25, 2018

Technical Analysis

First notice for the June Gold Futures contract falls on Thursday, May 31st. Active GC traders are eligible to roll to the succeeding contract as early as Tuesday, May 29th. Read More

Natural Gas Futures Roll Date Notification

By | May 24, 2018

Tuesday, May 29th marks the last trade date for the June Natural Gas futures contract. Traders can roll to the July contract on Friday, May 25th, before the open. Read More

Crude Oil Slides on Unexpected Inventory Surge

By | May 23, 2018

Crude Oil prices fell sharply shorty after Wednesday’s open on news from the U.S. Energy Information Administration that crude inventories increased by 5.8 million barrels over the last week. The unforeseen rise was far from analysts’ expectations of a 1.6 million barrel decrease triggering a sharp selloff for the closely watched commodity. Read More

E-Mini Russell 2000 Makes New All-Time High

By | May 21, 2018

The E-Mini Russell 2000 Index Futures reached an all-time high in early trading on Monday. The index, comprised of small-cap stocks, is on a streak of outperforming the large-cap based indexes. After February’s selloff, the Russell has recouped all its losses while the E-mini S&P, DOW & NASDAQ are still in the red. Read More

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