COT: Corn and Cotton Opposite Ownership Profiles

The COT report is published each week and includes observations on charts of markets that exhibit interesting ownership characteristics and/or changes in ownership characteristics. This week’s update includes observations on corn and cotton.


SB Trade Desk: FX Range Expansion Underway

A little less than a month ago, I warned that FX volatility was extremely low and that extremely low readings give way to periods of range expansion (trends). 


SB Trade Desk: USD and SPX Down Together in June?

June is historically on the weaker side for both the U.S. Dollar and SPX.  The table below displays basic statistics for major USD crosses and SPX


SB Trade Desk: Extreme FX Low Volatility Warning!

The following charts objectify the trendless state and low volatility in FX markets and convey the extreme nature of the situation.  I talked about these charts towards the end of today’s webinar.  Think about these charts as indicating extreme range contraction.  Extreme range contraction gives way to trends and eventually extreme range expansion (trends). @JamieSaettele […]


SB Trade Desk: Jamie Saettele F.A.C.E Interview

This morning, I was Dale Pinkert’s F.A.C.E Webinar guest.  We spent a good deal of time discussing USDCNH and USDJPY but also looked at TLT and QQQ.  It’s always a pleasure speaking with Dale and I can’t wait until our next discussion! USDCNH discussion USDJPY short term and long term TLT and QQQ views Membership […]


SB Trade Desk Webinar Archive: 5/1/2019

I wanted to share the members Midweek Strategy Webinar with everyone because the market landscape (FX, equities, commodities) is at an important juncture.  I conduct the Midweek Webinar every week (usually on Wednesday) and publish market analysis and trades ideas every trading day.  If you find this information useful, then consider joining the SB community! […]


SB Trade Desk Public Webinar: 3/5/2019

 Overview of major market levels and possibilities Tracking the Shanghai Composite closely up here Much more! Membership Discount


EURUSD – Prepare for a Trend

Prepare for a EURUSD trend.  Weekly Bollinger Band width is the tightest ever (since inception of the euro).  Bollinger Band width measures the difference between the upper and lower Bollinger Bands.


Stock and Bond Market Levels – This is Big

The DJIA has returned to a major long term parallel and the 10 year U.S. T-yield is a few ticks shy of old lows (charts below).  I’ll go out on a limb and say that these markets are testing important barriers.  Good luck!  


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