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 stock market, as well as any trades opened or closed for the day. Cycle views are also frequently updated for other commodities, including sugar, cotton, copper, and coffee. More Member Benefits.
Member Letters - Cycle Analysis of Stocks and Commodities
Time to Short Gold
July 24, 2014
Gold took a turn for the worse today, finally resolving its daily cycle configuration with a break of its lower TrendBand. We can now have confidence in the view that gold has entered an intermediate cycle decline
Equity Cycle Swings to the Right
July 23, 2014
The stock market, as measured by the S&P 500, moved to a new record high today, pushing the current daily equity cycle to a Day 28 high and locking in a right-translated nature. In other words, equities are still firmly in
Public Stocks and Commodities Market Blog Posts
Eyes for Russian Stocks
July 23, 2014
Professional investors love turmoil and panics. Such periods drive down the prices of assets related to the turmoil, delivering excellent, long-term opportunities. And so my investing persona (as opposed to my more dominant trading persona) cannot help but be piqued by the mess that has been created in Ukraine and the effects that crisis is having on Russian stocks
Trouble at the Top
May 19, 2014
Leadership stocks have been displaying a curious divergence from broad market action. Shares of Google, Amazon, and Priceline, among others... all of which have enjoyed strong uptrends over the course of a 5-year bull market... are showing signs of trend change even as the S&P 500 flirts with new highs. Let's begin with the elephant in the room, Google
"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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