Main Street Trading Authors - Main Street Trading - Sat Feb 28, 4:14PM CST
The bottom line is last week bonds reached the 12 week cycle low – consolidated for approximately 5 days - and this week rallied high enough to turn the 10 and 13 day EMA’s back up above the 55 day EMA. Our outlook is ‘bullish’ but for bonds to maintain their... (full story)
John Saucer - at Seeking Alpha - Sat Feb 28, 3:57PM CST
Brent crude market sends a different signal WTI's discount to European benchmark Brent reached $11.80/barrel this week based on the April contract month. This spread has been in virtual free fall since closing as narrow as 28¢/barrel on... (full story)
James Cordier - at Seeking Alpha - Sat Feb 28, 1:01PM CST
With Heating Season all but over and Summer Cooling Season Around the Corner, Nat Gas Distributors are Getting Busy Rebuilding Inventories. Here's How to Capitalize. Natural Gas can be a great market to trade this time of year. Hurricane season is... (full story)
By locking in a price now for a commodity to be delivered at some point in the future, futures markets permit buyers to secure insurance again future adverse price changes. In other words, futures markets supply a means for the mitigation of price risks. Futures charts track futures prices over time, and supply historical data that buyers and sellers can use to project where futures prices will be in the coming days or months. Frequently updated futures charts are a very useful tool for identifying pricing trends within a certain commodity.