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Investing Technical Indicators

  • *Doubts over planned OPEC- led cuts still weigh on crude. SINGAPORE, Oct 14- Oil prices edged up on Friday, pushed by a tighter U.S. fuel market and as technical indicators attracted buying from financial players, but doubts over the feasibility of a planned production cut still weighed on markets. Following a dip in early trading, international Brent crude futures...

  • *But doubts over planned OPEC- led cuts still weigh on crude. SINGAPORE, Oct 14- Oil prices edged up on Friday, pushed by a tighter U.S. fuel market and as technical indicators attracted buying from financial players. Following a dip in early trading, international Brent crude futures were trading at $52.08 per barrel at 0149 GMT, up 5 cents from their previous close.

  • Transports 'definitely' on my radar: Strategist

    Katie Stockton, BTIG technical strategist turns a technical eye on stocks to chart the market's next move.

  • The Nov. 8 election is among the top issues on investors' minds, said Brian Bier, head of equity derivative sales and trading for Macro Risk Advisors. "While the overall level of S&P 500 implied volatility is low, the term structure is beginning to price the Nov. 8 presidential election," Goldman Sachs equity derivatives strategist Krag Gregory, said in a note on Monday.

  • *Iran downplays chance of output freeze, some in OPEC hopeful. Key OPEC member Iran, the fourth largest crude exporter which is still trying to recapture output before Western sanctions in 2012, downplayed the chances of a deal while some OPEC members remained hopeful. Implied volatility, a gauge of how much oil prices move, was at its highest since April 18, when...

  • *Iran downplays chance of output freeze, some in OPEC hopeful. Key OPEC member Iran, the fourth largest crude exporter which is still trying to recapture output before Western sanctions in 2012, downplayed the chances of a deal while some OPEC members remained hopeful. Implied volatility, a gauge of how much oil prices move, was at its highest since April 18, when...

  • *Spot gold may stabilise around $1,335 and then rise- technicals. Spot gold dropped 0.2 percent to $1,334.41 an ounce percent, the highest since end-July. We expect gold to be mostly range-bound for the next few weeks, "said Ronald Leung, chief dealer, Lee Cheong Gold Dealers in Hong Kong.

  • *Spot gold may retest key resistance at $1,338- technicals. Spot gold was down 0.3 percent at $1,332.80 an ounce $1,336.70 an ounce. So, they have started to take profits, "said Richard Xu, a fund manager at HuaAn Gold, China's top gold exchange-traded fund.

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 20- Oil prices fell on Tuesday after Venezuela said that global supplies needed to fall by 10 percent in order to bring production down to consumption levels, and technical indicators also pointed to cheaper crude futures. Global oil supply of 94 million barrels per day needs to fall by about a tenth if it is to match consumption, Venezuela's Oil...

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 20- Oil prices fell on Tuesday after Venezuela said that global supplies needed to fall by 10 percent in order to bring production down to consumption levels, and technical indicators also pointed to cheaper crude futures. Global oil supply of 94 million barrels per day needs to fall by about a tenth if it is to match consumption, Venezuela's Oil...

  • *Spot gold seen revisiting $1,301 levels- technicals. Spot gold was trading up 0.2 percent at $1,321 an ounce at 0707 GMT. "There was some very volatile, algorithm driven price action today in the gold market, with the metal carving out an $8 range on moderate-to-good volume," Alex Thorndike, senior precious metals dealer with MKS PAMP Group said.

  • *Spot gold seen revisiting $1,301 levels- technicals. Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,319.80 an ounce by 0430 GMT. U.S. gold futures were nearly flat at $1,323.20 an ounce.

  • Upside target for gold is $1,580: Guppy

    Daryl Guppy, CEO at Guppytraders.com, discusses the outlook for gold, oil and iron ore.

  • Loss of momentum in US indices: Guppy

    Daryl Guppy, CEO at Guppytraders.com, says the upward momentum in the DJIA is slowing, with the breakout above the 18,000 level being poorly supported.

  • Market set up for short-term pullback: Pro

    Katie Stockton, BTIG strategist provides her technical take on the markets and key levels to watch in the S&P 500.

  • *Spot gold may retrace to $1,327- technicals. Spot gold was slightly down 0.2 percent at $1,335.90 per ounce by 0724 GMT. Federal Reserve meeting in September and could trade within a range of $1,335- $1,365, "said Ronald Leung, chief dealer at Lee Cheong Gold Dealers in Hong Kong.

  • *Spot gold may retrace to $1,327- technicals. Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,339.06 an ounce by 0425 GMT. Federal Reserve meeting in September and could trade within a range of $1,335- $1,365, "said Ronald Leung, chief dealer at Lee Cheong Gold Dealers in Hong Kong.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 7- Options activity surrounding Apple shares on Wednesday could best be described with an iPhone ringtone: crickets. Implied volatility, a key factor in determining options pricing, was at the lowest it has been since 2009 ahead of an Apple product launch. This means options traders were not foreseeing a post-launch jolt in the stock price.

  • The market that won't budge?

    Chris Verrone, Strategas Research Partners Head of Technical Analysis & Partner, goes to the charts to look at the tight trading range in the markets and whether investors should be worried.

  • Miners Tech Analysis

    Technical analyst and CEO at Guppytraders.com, Daryl Guppy, says gold will move up to $1,580 an ounce in six to seven months.