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
April 22, 2014
For the second time in under eight months, an attempt to catch an important top in the stock market has been foiled. Today's equity rally delivered an indication from our TrendBands tool that suggests equities commenced a new daily cycle six sessions ago
April 21, 2014
With each day the dollar index edges higher, our confidence level in a new daily cycle grows. In fact, confidence levels can remain fairly high due to the intermediate cycle setup, as well as the fact that countertrend rallies within daily cycles decline typically do not stretch more than about three sessions for the
Public Stocks and Commodities Market Blog Posts
April 22, 2014
Here is a sneak peak at a primary technical indicator I developed and utilize within my cycle analysis of various commodities and stock indexes. The red and green lines shown on oil's chart below are TrendBands. TrendBands, as the name suggests, deliver a mathematical definition of an uptrend or downtrend. A break above the UpperBand (UB) signifies
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
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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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