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VIX Volatility Index daily chart

No fear in the market at the present time
VIX Volatility Index daily chart showing the near-term downtrend

VIX Volatility Index Daily Chart

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West Texas Intermediate (WTI) 3-Year Chart

Major trend is down for WTI. Major support = 45
Major trend is down for WTI with an intermediate trading range between 45 and 55

WTI 3-Year Chart

Reference the last chart for WTI.

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Euro exchange rate

Major trend is down for the euro
Major trend is down for the euro

Euro 3-Year chart

In six months, Goldman Sachs thinks the euro will reach parity with the US dollar.

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Long-term chart for the euro

Long-term chart for the euro

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Gold 3-year weekly chart

Break for gold below support of 1200
Gold chart showing the break below major support of 1200

Gold 3-Year Weekly Chart

The technical negatives for gold:

  • Major,intermediate and near-term downtrends
  • Trading below the 200-day and 50-day moving averages
  • Break below major support of 1200

Why? I usually leave this to the talking heads.

  • Rise in the US$
  • Rise in interest rates as per the 10-Year US Treasury
  • The Fed will raise interest rates sooner then later
  • No perceived need for a safe haven play at the present time

Reference the last chart analysis for gold.

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Chart showing the ratio of WTI to Brent

Price of WTI closed today at 81% of Brent
Chart showing the ratio of  WTI to Brent

WTI/Brent 3-Year Chart

Reference the last chart for WTI/Brent

Oil retreats as rising U.S. inventories continue to weigh

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High mutual fund fees could delay retirement plans

As much as 11 years

High mutual fund fees could cause Canadians to delay their retirement by as much as 11 years or else leave them with 40 per cent less money for their retirement, says a report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

The think-tank published the report on Tuesday as Canadians were going through their annual tradition of trying to decide where to invest money before the RRSP deadline on March 2.

Link to the story…………….

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Chart showing the ratio of WTI to Brent

Price of WTI closed today at 84% of Brent
Chart showing the ratio of WTI to Brent

WTI/Brent 3-Year Chart

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