What’s Up, What’s Down: Outlook on Copper and Platinum

Comments for Thursday, July 29, 2010

Looking Ahead to Today by Reflecting Back at Wednesday’s Price Action


Higher closes Wednesday  for copper, gold and platinum. Copper settled higher breaking out of a small bull pennant showing little resistance up to the 34000 area. Gold closed higher lower due to, in my opinion, a lower stock market. Silver has been trading basically sideways since the beginning of April but now is at the lower end of that range and very close to a sell signal. Platinum settled slightly higher and can be purchased on setbacks but needs a close over 16000 to confirm its turnaround. BUY SIGNAL FOR COPPER AND PLATINUM. CALL FOR DETAILS!

Copper Chart

Gold Chart

Silver Chart

Platinum Chart

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Rick Alexander has been a broker and analyst in the futures business for over thirty years. He is a Vice-President for Sales and Trading at the Zaner Group (www.zaner.com) a Chicago-based futures brokerage firm. Email Rick at ralexander@zaner.com.

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