Semiconductor Slowdown A Bad Omen? (SMH)

From Gary Tanashian: In light of earnings reactions in the Semiconductor Equipment sector, it's time for an update of a theme we have had in play since November, 2017
NYSE:SMH May 19, 2018 7:12am

Gold Holding Up Well, Despite Stocks’ Rebound (GLD)

From Gary Tanashian: It's the happy-go-lucky 3 Amigos (in play since we began this goofy metaphor last fall), which would signal macro changes to come.
NYSE:GLD May 13, 2018 6:02am

Gold Set To Rally Big — But Not Yet (GLD)

From Gary Tanashian: Since early 2016 we have been carrying forward a theme illustrating that until the macro trends in place since 2011 change, the situation would be as is, stocks trending up and the precious metals in consolidation/correction.
NYSE:GLD May 6, 2018 6:53am

Gold Sector Fundamentals In Focus (GLD)

From Gary Tanashian: With gold testing its 200 day moving average this morning I thought I'd reproduce the first part of the precious metals segment, including a daily chart of gold at the end showing the anticipated SMA 200 test.
NYSE:GLD May 1, 2018 7:03am

What Treasuries Are Telling Us About The Wider Markets (TLT)

From Gary Tanashian: For the last few weeks we've used the conditions noted in the graphic below as a guide. Well, the 'inflation trade' (IT) popped last week and that included cyclical metals (as well as silver) ramming upward vs. gold and TIP rising vs. TLT & IEF.
NASDAQ:TLT April 23, 2018 6:48am

What Bonds Are Telling Us About The Stock Market (TLT)

From Gary Tanashian: I'd like to put the bond segment right here after the US stock segment because bonds/yields are so important to sector selections in stocks.
NASDAQ:TLT March 19, 2018 6:13am

What Three Important Indicators Are Telling Us About Today’s Markets (SPY)

From Gary Tanashian: You thought I was done with the Amigos shtick, did you? Not by a long shot ma'am. They are the happy-go-lucky riders in play as the stock bull market churns on.
NYSE:SPY March 12, 2018 6:39am

What Are Bonds Telling Us About The Wider Economy? (TLT)

From Gary Tanashian: Bonds are not just an asset class 'throw-in' but instead are a key indicator set to the entire modern macroeconomic climate.
NASDAQ:TLT February 26, 2018 11:04am

Bearish Signals On The Rise For The S&P 500 (SPY)

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From Gary Tanashian: Over the last several years, beginning in 2013 I've made post titles like 'Semi Bullish' in response to the bullish leading edge economic cycle indicator, the Semiconductor Equipment sector and its implications for broad stocks and the economy.
NYSE:SPY February 20, 2018 7:16am

Can Gold Miners’ Bullish Rise Continue? (GDX)

From Gary Tanashian: We have been on this rally in the precious metals since chartists far and wide sounded the alarm on the false breakdown and whipsaw that cleaned out the sector in mid-December.
NYSE:GDX January 15, 2018 7:22am

Are Precious Metals Breaking Down? (GLD)

From Gary Tanashian: I am not trying to be a wise guy with the the article title (it's a goof on alarmist media), but if you were not bear biased or outright bearish on the gold sector's daily and weekly technicals, and its macro and sector fundamentals by now all you have left are the alarmist headlines now telling us about H&S breakdowns, HUI/Gold ratio bearishness and whatever else is going on out there in media large and small to scare the lowly gold bug.
NYSE:GLD December 7, 2017 8:03am

The Gold/Oil Ratio Paints A Rosy Picture For Gold In 2018 (GLD)

From Gary Tanashian: With all due caveats about the non-stellar gold CoT data, I wanted to note a constructive situation in gold vs. oil, which is a key sector fundamental consideration.
NYSE:GLD November 20, 2017 10:00am

The Big Macro Play Ahead (TIP)

From Gary Tanashian: At NFTRH, we are about major macro turning points above all else. Of course, it is often years between these turning points or points of significant change so we are also about the here and now, and managing the trends, Old Turkey style.*
NYSE:TIP October 30, 2017 8:54am

Technicals Remain Bullish For The PowerShares QQQ

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From Gary Tanashian: Sometimes I like to trot these lumbering monthlies out so we can quiet everything down and see where various markets are slowly heading.
NASDAQ:QQQ September 7, 2017 10:53am

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