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Take Note

»Posted by on Aug 21, 2018 in Shop Talk | 0 comments

It, to me, is a bit surprising that the financials are shrugging off some bullish news. I am confident that a rate hike is going to occur in the Sep. FOMC meeting and it seems likely another in Dec. despite President Trump’s criticisms, yet I thought that was already built into the market. I thought the Treasuries would have caught a bit of a bid as a flight to safety stemming from the uncertainty of what the outcome these trade talks could be. I still kind of like the Buy Side for the short term.

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A Look at Some Grains

»Posted by on Aug 20, 2018 in Shop Talk | 0 comments

Milk Production and County Hog Estimates are NASS reports today at 3:00  as well as Crop progress at 4:00. Wheat has erased the gains of Fridays trade being 14 lower with a 22 1/2 cent range at 12:30 EST. Specs increased their net longs in Chicago and KC. Corn started the day a bit higher but have since added to Fridays modest loss. The speculative short interest has been trimmed according to Friday’s CFTC reporting. Soybeans really started out the morning strong reversing Fridays losses but have trimmed their 12 cent gains to only 3 1/2 cents at this time. Specs add to the net shorts into that rally it seems. Let’s hope as the media hype over trade talks dies markets can get back to trading sound fundamentals.  

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Fractal Finance 1.0 Released

»Posted by on Aug 8, 2018 in Announcements, Shop Talk, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Fractal Finance 1.0 Released

The new version of Fractal Finance has been released. Increased accuracy and ease of use are just a few of the features. We are immediately updating our ROXI system with this new version. Additionally, I have a few more surprises for you currently in development and on the way. Stay tuned for more to come.

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Fractal Finance Online Event

»Posted by on Jun 11, 2018 in Announcements, Shop Talk, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Fractal Finance Online Event

Join Erik Long as he discusses trading with fractals. In addition to the presentation, Erik will show you how he uses the new Fractal Predictor. This extraordinary indicator identifies hidden fractal attractors in the market and uses them to predict price movement. Forecasting with a high degree of accuracy, the Fractal Predictor is sure to be an arsenal in every traders war chest. The “Fractal Finance” online event is scheduled for June 13th at 4:30 ET. We look forward to seeing you there. Book Your Spot...

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Events that Matter and Why – Economic Releases

»Posted by on Mar 25, 2018 in Shop Talk | Comments Off on Events that Matter and Why – Economic Releases

Events that Matter and Why – Economic Releases

Depending on the product you trade, the impact of each of these releases will vary. Past performance is not indicative of future results. this WEEK’S MAJOR U.S. ECONOMIC reports in Eastern Time MONDAY, MARCH 268:30 am Chicago Fed national activity indexTUESDAY, MARCH 279 am Case-Shiller home price index10 am Consumer confidence indexWEDNESDAY, MARCH 288:30 am GDP8:30 am Advance trade in goods10 am Pending home salesTHURSDAY, MARCH 298:30 am Weekly jobless claims8:30 am Personal income8:30 am

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Events that Matter and Why – Economic Releases

»Posted by on Mar 18, 2018 in Shop Talk | Comments Off on Events that Matter and Why – Economic Releases

Events that Matter and Why – Economic Releases

Depending on the product you trade, the impact of each of these releases will vary. Past performance is not indicative of future results. this WEEK’S MAJOR U.S. ECONOMIC reports in Eastern Time MONDAY, MARCH 19 None scheduled TUESDAY, MARCH 20 None scheduled WEDNESDAY, MARCH 21830 am Current account deficit10 am Existing home sales2 pm FOMC announcement 2:30 pm Powell press conference THURSDAY, MARCH 228:30 am Weekly jobless claims9:45 am Markit manufacturing PMI (flash)9:45 am Markit services

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