The DOCument is a trader's journal focusing on analysis of stock and commodity markets from the standpoints of cycle analysis (for technical trade triggers) and macroeconomics (for a fundamental backdrop). Specifically, the Member Letter combines basic cycle techniques with proprietary technical and cycle analysis methodologies in order to determine trend changes and generate trade signals.
The Member Letter is published nightly and includes updated analysis, including charts, of the current cycle views on gold, oil, the dollar, and the stocks market, as well as any trades opened or closed for the day. More Member Benefits.
Member Letters - Cycle Analysis of Stocks and Commodities
A Review of Gold's Cycle Configuration
December 9, 2013
Gold's current trend configuration will make for a good case study some day. The topic of the study will focus on the roll of instinct versus objective analysis. Instinct, spurred mostly by gold's weekly view and the prospect of an accelerated dollar decline, tells me to be wary of a potential ICL in the making. However, the objective view, supported by both daily and weekly statistical readings, indicates gold's intermediate cycle is
Oil and Cotton Cycles Receive Confirmations
December 8, 2013
The coming week, and perhaps even the next couple of sessions, will be critical to the determination of whether gold will form a daily cycle low near the front end of its timing band or extend its cycle to test or break the June low. Over the last week, the yellow metal traded within a congestion zone between $1210 and $1250. Given a $40 range projection, a break out of this zone will either
Public Stocks and Commodities Market Blog Posts
Why Bitcoin Will Fail
December 6, 2013
Most assaults on the viability of Bitcoin, such as this recent prediction that Bitcoin will fail published by the NY Times, focus on the fact that the currency is not issued by any government and therefore has not authoritative value. This critique is nonsensical. The lack of government control over the issuance of Bitcoins is exactly the feature that makes a crypto currency most attractive and most viable. In fact, the very first currency used on a widespread basis
Google Makes Twitter a Short
December 5, 2013
My entry into the realm of social media has been sluggish. I despise the concept of publishing personal information online, and when I finally entered the fray about a year and a half ago, the purpose was strictly business... I opened a Twitter account in order to shares links to trading and economic-related web content. Over that time, Google+ links began popping up everywhere. I mostly ignored those links, believing the Google+ service to be
"Give me control of a nation's money supply, and I care not who makes its laws."
- Mayer Amschel Rothschild
Gold and Silver: Questions and Answers with Rick Rule
Rick Rule discusses current issues within gold and silver markets.
Critique of Fed President Charlie Evans' Speech
A speech by Fed President, Charlie Evans, reveals the misguided economic theories influencing the FOMC.
Sample Member Letters
October 24, 2013
A Cautionary Note on Gold
June 17, 2013
January 6, 2013
Comprehensive Review of Cycles
September 16, 2012
Dollar Antics Continue
July 5, 2012
March 14, 2012
Stalking the Coming ICLs
March 11, 2012
Dollar Peak in Sight
January 5, 2012
December 14, 2011
October 20, 2011
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