Crude Crushed

Crude Crushed

Crude is blowing out near term support this morning.  The USO(United States Oil Fund) is off nearly 5% and is heading for its biggest single day loss of 2019.  With loads of overhead supply now in place(all of the April/early May range) as well as a declining 200D...
Hunting Haliburton

Hunting Haliburton

Is Haliburton putting in a major double bottom?  Just maybe.  The stock extended its drop from the April peak to a 25% sell off this week. This steep decline drove shares back down to the December 2018 lows.  Today HAL is rebounding.  Its up 3.8% at mid day and is a...
Select Energy(XLE) Update

Select Energy(XLE) Update

Time to be cautious on energy?  The XLE is bumping up against heavy resistance this week.  The 200 day moving average, which was supportive late last summer, is back in play.  This is the first test of the 200D since the Oct. 11th breakdown.  Will the 50 day moving...
Commodities? GSG Update

Commodities? GSG Update

The GSG(iShares S&P GSCI Commodity-Indexed Fund) has been consolidating in a narrow range for the last four weeks.  The index held above very solid support during this phase.  A fresh rally leg may be coming as the month long bull flag begins to give way.  The GSG...
Chevron Update

Chevron Update

Chevron finished the week with its best close since early October.  Since its powerful earnings inspired breakout(Feb. 1) the stock has been struggling to clear heavy supply near its declining 200 day moving average.  As March begins CVX is beginning to put some...