Home   Links   Editorials

This past week in gold

Jack Chan
Posted Sep 28, 2020

Gold sector as represented by $HUI is on a long-term BUY signal.
Long-term signals can last for months and are more suitable for investors.

Short-term is on SELL signal.
Short-term signals can last for days and weeks and are more suitable for traders.

COT data favors overall lower gold prices.

COT data favors overall lower silver prices.

Our ratio gave a very timely SELL signal last week.

USD broke out and up from a bottoming pattern.

Prices dropped firmly below the breakout point, rendering a false breakout.
Late buyers are now trapped and liquidation could be a lengthy process.

This is what a bull trap looks like: folks who bought the pullback and consolidation of the past few weeks are now under water. Sell or hold?


Long-term – on buy signal.
Short-term – on sell signals.
Gold sector cycle is down.
COT data favors overall lower metal prices.
A correction is in progress.
$$$ We are hedged and net short, locking in 130% profit on our core position, and 20% on short term positions.


Sep 26, 2020
Jack Chan
email: jack@simplyprofits.org
website: www.simplyprofits.org

Disclosure: We do not offer predictions or forecasts for the markets. What you see here is our simple trading model which provides us the signals and set ups to be either long, short, or in cash at any given time. Entry points and stops are provided in real time to subscribers, therefore, this update may not reflect our current positions in the markets. Trade at your own discretion.

We also provide coverage to the major indexes and oil sector.

Jack Chan: Is the editor of simply profits at www.simplyprofits.org, established in 2006. Jack bought his first mining stock, Hoko exploration in 1979, and has been active in the markets for the past 40 years. Technical analysis has helped him filtering out the noise and focusing on the when, and leave the why to the fundamental analysts. His proprietary trading models have enabled him to identify the Nasdaq top in 2000, the new gold bull market in 2001, the stock market top in 2007, and the US dollar bottom in 2011, and most recently, overweighing in bonds over stocks in 2019 before COVID19 became a household name.

In his spare time, Jack is an avid golfer and tennis player, and volunteers his time coaching and lecturing at local clubs and universities.

321gold Ltd