Investing Technical Indicators

  • 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.

  • *Technicals see spot gold hitting $1,308. Spot gold was little changed at $1,323 per ounce at 0407 GMT. U.S. gold futures were flat at $1,326.90 Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Friday the case for "an increase" in the policy rate has strengthened in recent months due to improvements in the labor market and expectations for solid economic growth.

  • *Spot gold may drop to $1,308- technicals. Aug 29- Gold edged lower on Monday as the dollar got a boost after hawkish comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left the door open to a U.S. interest rate hike as early as next month. The case for raising U.S. interest rates has strengthened in recent months due to improvements in the labor market and expectations...

  • 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.

  • *Gold could test $1,331.35- technicals. Spot gold was nearly flat at $1,338.86 an ounce at 0654 GMT. The metal hit a two-week low of $1,331.35 Monday.

  • *Gold could test $1,331.35- technicals. Spot gold slipped 0.1 percent to $1,337.55 an ounce at 0502 GMT. Although the medium-to-long term prospects for a series of rate hikes is not really high, there should be some short-term pressure on gold, "said Mark To, head of research at Hong Kong's Wing Fung Financial Group.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 21- Judging by the way hedge funds have been betting on Wall Street, they see U.S. stock market volatility remaining low, but it may not be that simple. CBOE Volatility Index VIX) futures contracts allow a play on implied volatility in stock prices and can provide a hedge on equity returns, but big speculators are currently net short 114,088 contracts in...

  • LONDON, Aug 12- Gold steadied on Friday, as the dollar flattened ahead of U.S. retail sales data that will help give clues on the possibility of a rate hike by the U.S. Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,339.90 an ounce by 1205 GMT, while U.S. gold slipped 0.4 percent to $1,345.10 an ounce. "A fall below $1,330 would be a bearish signal for gold but there are not many reasons to...

  • LONDON, Aug 12- Gold edged lower on Friday, as global stocks surged and the dollar firmed on renewed expectations of a rate hike by the U.S. Spot gold was down 0.1 percent at $1,336.71 an ounce $1,342.20 an ounce. "A fall below $1,330 would be a bearish signal for gold but there are not many reasons to be strongly positive in the short term, with the Fed rate hike dilemma...

  • *Gold seen range-bound at $1,344- $1,349- Technicals. There is a big mix of data with some being supportive and some being not, "said Ronald Leung, chief dealer at Lee Cheong Gold Dealers in Hong Kong. Spot gold may bounce moderately in a narrow range of $1,344- $1,349 per ounce, before retesting support at $1,335, as suggested by its wave pattern and a Fibonacci...

  • *Gold seen range bound at $1,344- $1,349- technicals. There is a big mix of data with some being supportive and some being not, "said Ronald Leung, chief dealer at Lee Cheong Gold Dealers in Hong Kong. Spot gold may bounce moderately in a narrow range of $1,344- $1,349 per ounce, before retesting support at $1,335, as suggested by its wave pattern and a Fibonacci...

  • *Gold biased to break support at $1,346- technicals. Spot gold inched down 0.3 percent to $1,348.46 an ounce at 0328 GMT, after closing up 0.2 percent at $1,352.85 on Monday. Spot gold is biased to break a support at $1,346 per ounce and fall towards the next support at $1,328, as indicated by its wave pattern and a Fibonacci retracement analysis, Reuters technical...

  • 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.

  • Technical Analysis

    Technical analyst and CEO at Guppytraders.com, Daryl Guppy, says Shanghai and Hong Kong markets are bullish and gives his tips for the Korean won.

  • *Gold may end current bounce at $1,346- technicals. Spot gold eased a bit to $1,338.56 an ounce at 0502 GMT. U.S. gold rose 0.9 percent to $1,338.50 an ounce after touching a session high of $1,340.70 The Fed decision was mostly on the expected lines, said Brian Lan, managing director at Singapore- based gold dealer GoldSilver Central, adding that he doesn't see the...

  • Trading on technicals: Pro

    Katie Stockton, BTIG chief technical strategist, tracks the S&P 500 to see if the market is on the verge of a possible breakout.