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Cup and Handle Pattern: A Bullish Technical Trading Indicator

By | March 30, 2017

Cup and handle patterns are very distinguishable and can be identified by their beginning saucer like patterns and following handles. Read More

Attention Gold Futures Traders

By | March 29, 2017

Friday March 31st is the first notice for April Gold Futures. Traders can roll to the June contract before Thursday, April 30th. Read More

E-mini S&P Drops Below 50-Day Moving Average

By | March 28, 2017

The E-Mini S&P 500 Futures Contract dipped below its 50-day simple moving average during intra-day trading for first time since Election Day. Read More

Identify Market Trends & Cycles with Moving Average Indicators

By | March 27, 2017

There are two types of Moving Averages that technical analysts use to identify overall market trends and potential cycles, the Simple Moving Average and the Exponential Moving Average. Each technical indicator is designed to smooth out fluctuating data to show an average value of an instruments price over a user defined period of time.Read More

Natural Gas Futures Contract Expiration & Roll Date

By | March 24, 2017

April’s Natural Gas futures contract expires on Wednesday, March 29th. Natural Gas Futures traders can roll to the May contract before the open on Monday, March 27th. Read More

Initial Jobless Claims Jump Unexpectedly

By | March 23, 2017

First time unemployment benefits unexpectedly spiked last week by 15K. Read More

Point and Figure Charts for Futures Trading Strategies

By | March 22, 2017

Point and figure (P&F) charts can help traders establish a clearer view of the market when building futures trading strategies. By monitoring the supply and demand of a futures contract, point and figure charts provide a calculated estimate of optimal exit and entry trading points.Read More

Potential Support Level Breach for Crude Oil Futures

By | March 21, 2017

After bottoming out early last week at intra-day levels not seen since late November 2016, Crude Oil Futures rebounded slightly yet continued to fall on Tuesday. Read More

Fibonacci Retracement Levels: Futures Trading Strategies

By | March 20, 2017

Fibonacci Retracement levels are a component of technical analysis that can assist traders in analyzing and trading market trends and channels. When used to help identify pullbacks and price reversals, Fibonacci Retracements rely on calculated levels to provide insight. Read More

April Crude Oil Futures Contract Expiration

By | March 17, 2017

Tuesday, March 21st is the last trade date for April Crude Oil Futures. Traders can roll to the May contract before the open on March 20th. Read More