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...
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...
DBC Update

DBC Update

DBC(Invesco Commodity Tracking ETF) has been consolidating since its powerful Feb. 15 breakout.  Layers of support in place. Setting up well for a continued rally.  DBC is heavy energy: Heating Oil/Crude Oil/Gasoline/Light Crude=53% Weighting At time of publication we...
Crude Rising

Crude Rising

Crude is moving well this morning.  The $USO is up 3% after opening the new year with a gap lower open.  Highlights:  The $USO is working on only its second weekly gain over the last 13 weeks.  This steep decline has traced out an ugly bear channel.  It may soon give...

The Most Hated Sector

In the past 28 years, there have been two times when every stock in the S&P 500 Energy sector was below their 10-, 50-, and 200-day average and more than half were trading at 52-week lows. 1) During the very depths of the 2008 financial crisis. 2) Now Hat tip...