We've asked Michael Seery of SEERYFUTURES.COM to give our INO readers a weekly recap of the Futures market. He has been Senior Analyst for close to 15 years and has extensive knowledge of all of the commodity and option markets.
Michael frequently appears on multiple business networks including Bloomberg news, Fox Business, CNBC Worldwide, CNN Business, and Bloomberg TV. He is also a guest on First Business, which is a national and internationally syndicated business show.
Gold futures in the December contract settled last Friday in New York at 1,341 an ounce while currently trading at 1,329 down about $12 for the trading week as this chart pattern is very similar to the silver chart as prices continue to go sideways waiting for some fresh fundamental news to dictate short-term price action. Gold prices are trading at their 20-day but still above their 100-day moving average as this market basically have been flip-flopping around due to the Federal Reserve doing an interest rate hike or not as I think that will continue for quite some time so avoid this market at the present time. The next major level of support is around 1,305 & if that is broken, you would have to think that the bearish trend would be underway. [Read more...]