Sell Signal in the Yen

Huge deficits, deflation and dangerous demographics have defined Japan for the past two decades. Japan’s shrinking population and growing number of retirees continue to threaten the solvency of the Land of the Rising Sun despite… Read More

Corn Close to Our Upside Target

Corn’s impressive rally on yesterday’s news that farmers will plant 4% less than last year (91.7 million acres) propelled prices to within 15 cents of our first upside objective of $5.30 per bushel in the… Read More

China Ready to Crash? Not So Fast…

It seems like everything we read nowadays has something to do with the coming crash in China. The bears make a pretty good case; a big bubble in real estate, loads of excess manufacturing capacity… Read More

Gold Testing Key Level

Ukraine, Schmukraine… Markets are ignoring the biggest and potentially most disruptive geopolitical crisis the world has seen in a while and focusing instead on the vague testimony of the Fed’s new Chairperson, Janet Yellen whose… Read More

Gold Showing Signs of Bullish Breakout

Is gold finally breaking out??? Two higher closes over $1,357 in the April contract would confirm it. April futures are currently going for $1,365, putting our bullish call option positions “in-the-money.” March is typically a… Read More

Will Cotton Be the Next Big Move Commodity?

Let’s face it, 2013 was a terrible year for commodities. Economic weakness in China and nearly perfect growing weather here in the US were just two of the bearish factors that made last year one… Read More

Bullish Breakouts in Corn and Wheat?

In two recent OEs –”Are Commodities in a New Bull Market?” released on February 24 and “Will Ukraine Crisis, Weather & Technicals  Fuel New Bull Market in Wheat?” on February 28 – we discussed the potential bottom… Read More