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 April contract settled last Friday in New York at 1,196 an ounce while currently trading at 1,202 up about $6 for the trading week still hovering right near a 7 week high as I'm currently sitting on the sidelines as I'm involved in other precious metals that have also broken out. Gold prices are trading above their 20 day but still below their 100-day moving average having a nice rally in recent weeks despite the fact that the U.S dollar remains strong as I am bullish the commodity markets in general and at present I am recommending bullish positions in silver and copper as I don't want to be overloaded all in one sector as that is poor risk management in my opinion. [Read more...]