After receiving a wave of retail attention earlier this year and briefly trading above $30 an ounce, silver's interest is fading. There is some shortage of silver
as there is not much silver
at any refineries and getting your hands on physical silver
is still difficult. But Silver still needs weak US dollar to thrive and because of strong US dollar, silver is also struggling. Short-term, we are still bearish as in four hour chart, it is trading below 10 EMA.
oil prices have retraced back ahead of the data release as the oil markets
fear that OPEC+ may loosen its supply restrictions at a time when China’s thirst for oil imports appaears to be waning. Strong US dollar is also putting brakes on crude
rally. Hedge fund has been net buyers since last 15 straight weeks and now they have turned from net buyers to net sellers. The uncertainty that the upcoming OPEC+ meeting that could result in an agreement to boost production is dampening prices.
Natural Gas prices have rebounded after cold weather came in US, however, the weather is expected to remain short-lived. Short-term momentum has turned positive as the fast stochastic generate a crossover buy signal and moved out of oversold territory. Supply has risen but lower than last week.
Buy Zinc | TGT: 228 | Stop loss: 219
has made ‘Hammer’ Candlestick pattern after falling from highs of 235 to 216. The formation of Hammer candlestick pattern suggests that buyers have taken control and the low of candlestick is the technical stoploss with which one can go long in Zinc.
So, we recommend buying with expected target of 228 and stoploss of 219 on a closing basis.
Sell Crude below 4,300 TGT: 4,100 | Stop loss: 4,400
Crude oil, after reaching overbought zone, has retraced back but trend reversal will only occur below recent swing low of 4,300. That would show classical breaking of higher high and higher low formation that crude oil is displaying on daily chart. 20DMA also comes around 4,350, so any trend reversal will only be validated below that region. So, we recommend short sell only below 4,300 for expected target of 4,100 and stoploss of 4,400.
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