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
Oil Struggles with $104
April 16, 2014
Only a couple of minor observations will be offered this evening, as the markets followed in this letter provided little action for furthering our framework of expectations. First, oil has made three attempts in the last four sessions to push above the $104 mark. All three attempts have been rejected on a closing basis
Gold Cycle Rolls Over
April 15, 2014
Gold wasted no time rolling over once the limit of its daily cycle rally was reached. The yellow metal plunged 2% overnight, settling with about a 1.5% loss for the session and delivering a TrendBand confirmation of a daily cycle decline
Public Stocks and Commodities Market Blog Posts
Equity Cycles in Breakdown Mode
April 11, 2014
Equity bears have endured one of the longest rallies in history, with stocks rising for two years without a respectable correction. The stock market typically suffers a large enough correction to take the S&P 500 to a test of its 75WMA once per year, but this rally has been so powerful that
Is the Gold Bear Complete?
March 17, 2014
This post is going to upset some gold bulls. A compelling case can be made that the December low, rather than constituting a successful test of the June low in order to establish a base from which to resume the gold bull, merely represents the second tag of a large, descending triangle
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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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