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Into the Futures March 30, 2015

Into the Futures – March 30, 2015

Geo-political issues and weakening equities have caused volatility to rise, expect that to continue into the shortened week.

• Besides the fighting that has erupted in Yemen, the Iranian nuclear talks reach their deadline on Tuesday—what will it mean for oil prices?
• Will equities continue their slide as investor’s waver and economic problems plague much of the world?
• Will gold hold support and rally on uncertainty?

Into the Futures March 23, 2015

Into the Futures – March 23, 2015

King dollar is dictating movements in equities, gold and crude, when will fundamentals drive prices?

• If gold trades to $1200 will momentum carry it further?
• Can the bounce in crude oil prices be sustained by dollar weakness alone?
• Will equities ignore weak economic data and continue to rally?
• It will be a mix of temperatures along the east coast, what will it mean for natural gas prices?

Into the Futures March 16, 2015

Into the Futures – March 16, 2015

Will the Fed raise interest rates when it meets this week, and what would the impact be on markets covered?

• Can equities withstand a rate hike?
• Will a strong dollar and not the supply imbalance be the catalyst to push crude to new lows?
• Where is support for gold below $1140
• Above normal temps forecasted for most of the country over the next 10 days, will that force traders to short natural gas?

Into the Futures March 9, 2015

Into the Futures – March 9, 2015

Volatility is back with a vengeance.

• What caused the sell-off in equities after the release of a positive jobs number?
• How will the jobs number affect the price of crude oil?
• Temperatures will be above average in the northeast, what will it mean for the price of natural gas?
• What are the reasons to own gold?

Into the Futures March 2, 2015

Into the Futures – March 2, 2015

Does low volatility in equities and most commodities signal a broader issue concerning the economy?

• Rig counts fell again last week, when will it impact crude oil production?
• Will gold continue to hold $1200?
• Will moderating temperatures push natural gas prices lower?
• Since the vast majority of earnings have been reported, the focus this week will be the jobs number on Friday.

Into the Futures February 23, 2015

Into the Futures – February 23, 2015

If they gave an Academy Award for most volatility, the winner would be crude oil.

• Another week past and crude oil is above $50 per barrel.
• Now that the E-mini has broken 2100, where’s the next resistance?
• Can gold hold $1200?
• Another blast of cold air headed into the northeast this week, will natural gas rally further.

Into the Futures February 9, 2015

Expect volatility to remain high in the oil and equity markets this week.

• Crude oil finished its third week in a row with a gain in prices; can we say the bottom is in?
• Did a decent jobs number spook equity investors?
• Will gold continue to be a victim of a strong dollar?
• Is there enough winter left to support natural gas prices?

Into the Futures February 2, 2015

Into the Futures – February 2, 2015

The jobs number along with earnings is certain to keep volatility high as we enter the week.

• Mixed earnings have caused extreme movements in the E-mini and S&P.
• Will crude oil follow through after an 8% move higher on Friday?
• Can gold hold the $1250 level and move toward recent highs?
• The coldest weather of the season will invade the northeast this week; will it be enough to rally natural gas prices?

Into the Futures January 26, 2015

Into the Futures – January 26, 2015

The ECB, earnings, a new Saudi King and a nor’easter will dominate headlines this week.

• Which will matter most to equity investors this week, ECB action or earnings?
• Does the appointment of a new King mean the Saudi’s will change their stance on production?
• Gold settled below $1300, the ECB has acted and the Greek elections are over has gold lost the catalysts to take it higher?
• This winter is slowly starting to resemble last years in that the cold is settling in later in the season.

Into the Futures January 20, 2015

Into the Futures – January 20, 2015

Oil, earnings and the ECB will be the big three on trader’s radar this week.

• Can crude oil hold the price gains it made at the end of last week?
• Will the ECB embark on a larger path of easing?
• Where is the top in the recent gold rally?
• Will temperatures be cold enough to support natural gas prices?

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