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Is The SPDR Gold Shares Trust Pricing In No Fed Action?

October 30th, 2013

gold timeRichard Rittorno: The spot price of gold continues to remain basically flat as gold trades in a tight range this week ahead of today’s conclusion of the Federal Reserve two day meeting. Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU

SPDR Gold Trust ETF (GLD) In Holding Pattern Ahead Of FOMC Meeting

September 17th, 2013

gold timeRichard Rittorno: Gold prices are basically flat as gold bugs begin their two day Fed watch.  Market participants are anticipating the Federal Reserve to announce the start of its unwinding process to its monthly $85 billion bond buying Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU

Apple Inc. (AAPL) and China Mobile (CHL) Close To A Deal?

August 21st, 2013

deal handshakeRichard Rittorno: Is Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) finally positioning itself to align with the world’s largest cellular mobile carriers – otherwise known as China Mobile (NYSE:CHL)? Read more…

NYSE:IYW

Silver Prices Continue To Surge

August 15th, 2013

silver bullRichard Rittorno: Silver prices continue to climb as investors focus on U.S. economic data reports to determine whether or not the U.S. Federal Reserve will begin its tapering process later this year. Read more…

NYSE:AGQ, NYSE:SLV

China Launches Two New Gold ETFs

July 31st, 2013

china etfsRichard Rittorno: Whether you are a gold bug or not it’s been tough holding gold in 2013 as gold investors watch the price of gold drop over 20% in 2013. Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU

SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) Continues To Remain Under Pressure Ahead Fed’s Meeting Minutes

February 20th, 2013

record gold holdingsRichard Rittorno: Gold prices are flat as they hover just above the 6 month low created two sessions ago and August’s support level of $1,591.81 as market participants move to the sidelines ahead of Federal Reserves’ January meeting minutes release. Read more…

NYSE:GLD

Options Traders Taking Positions In Emerging Markets ETFs (EEM, SPY, EWZ, FXI)

December 17th, 2012

Richard Rittorno: We’ve been harping on about the emerging markets vs. domestic market trade now for over two months. It’s working out very well for those following Tim Seymour’s  pair trade of going long (NYSEARCA:EEM) and going short (NYSEARCA:SPY). Read more…

NYSE:EEM, NYSE:EWZ, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:SPY

Which Should I Choose? Currency ETFs Versus Forex, A Case Study (FXE)

November 8th, 2012

Richard Rittorno: The euro zone crisis has been going on now for two years and the worst is not over yet. This has sent traders looking for vehicles to profit from the crisis as well as hedging their portfolio. One vehicle that traders turned to has been ETFs. Read more…

NYSE:FXE

Crude Oil Price Balancing Between Middle East Conflict and Potential Spanish Bailout (USO)

October 17th, 2012

Richard Rittorno: WTI crude oil prices continue to trade flat as investors wait to see if Spain will formally request a bailout and initiate a European Central Bank bond-buying program.   Read more…

NYSE:USO

Which Camp Are You In: Bull Market Or Bear Market? (SDS, MCD)

June 4th, 2012

Richard Rittorno: To say markets around the world took a hit in May would be an understatement. The question now is what are you going to do moving forward? To answer this question you need to determine bull market or bear market Read more…

NYSE:SDS

U.S. Dollar Nudges Up, But For How Long? (UUP)

April 13th, 2012

Richard Rittorno: The U.S. dollar (NYSEARCA:UUP) reversed going into the weekend in early trading today. The U.S. dollar index climbed to 79.86, up 0.72% on jitters of QE3, and it may continue to appreciate in the U.S. FOREX trading session as traders look to the U.S. dollar as a safe haven. Read more…

NYSE:UUP

What To Watch For When Trading Commodity ETFs (UNG, XLF, GLD, USO)

March 26th, 2012

Richard Rittorno:  Recent action in the commodity markets begs the question of how to play the game and stay in it. Until about a decade ago, the only way to get direct exposure to this market was via futures contracts. Now, while ETFs provide access, expect at least some degree of “drift” between the way the Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:UNG, NYSE:USO, NYSE:XLF

Take A Look At The New Emerging Market Dividend ETF (DVYE)

March 6th, 2012

Richard Rittorno:  Continuing our hunt for yield in emerging markets, traders now have a new asset in their toolbox with the creation of a new emerging market dividend ETF from iShares. Read more…

NYSE:DVYE

Cutting Through The Corn Futures Controversy (CORN)

February 29th, 2012

Richard Rittorno:  Are corn prices going up? Is corn over and done? To answer those questions, traders need to put on both their bull hats and their bear hats. Read more…

NYSE:CORN

United States Oil Fund: The Biggest Oil ETF Approaches A Turning Point (USO, UUP)

February 28th, 2012

Richard Rittorno:  Broad risk aversion has being weighing on the commodity markets all week. Plenty of motives are contributing to the new tone, but it really boils down to oil, the euro and the Fed. Read more…

NYSE:USO




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