Archives » metals

Momentum | September 12, 2017

Posted on September 12, 2017

Very little has changed as far as momentum is concerned. There does appear to be some strength in energy, metals, and foreign developed currencies. However, this past Monday the S&P 500 and the MSCI Emerging Markets Index achieved new all-time highs, albeit on low volume. This coincides with year-to-date lows for Treasurys fueled by the […]

Momentum | August 15, 2017

Posted on August 15, 2017

Despite a pullback in stocks last week, short- and long-term momentum are still not signaling a reversal in trend. Additionally, energy and metals are starting to point to a positive trend which may add strength to a new reflation trend. Momentum measures the rate of acceleration, either positive or negative, in a security’s price and […]

Volatility | April 27, 2017

Posted on April 27, 2017

Our Observations: We think this is an important chart to observe during a sell-off, taking note of extreme levels of volatility as an indication that any sell-off might be reaching an extreme point. As of right now, we see that nearly every segment of the capital market is below the long-term volatility reading. Note that […]