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Trading Strategy – SPDR Gold Shares

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in precious metal.  Gold futures rose 1.15 percent to settle at $1304.4 per ounce as traders seek refuge in the yellow metal during periods of geopolitical uncertainty and turmoil.  The SPDR Gold Shares (GLD) was up 0.86 percent to 123.59, down 0.8 …[read more]

Trading Strategy – First Trust NASDAQ Global Auto ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in car makers.  The group has been under some selling pressure in recent days after Donald Trump withdrew from the Obama-era 2015 nuclear deal reached between Iran and six major powers.  The move sent gas prices higher, hurting auto sales and consumer …[read more]

Trading Strategy – Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in consumer discretionary.  The group was under selling pressure Tuesday as retailers sold off following the latest round of earnings, which actually came in better-than-expected.  The Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLY) fell 0.45 percent to 104.98, bringing its MTD gains …[read more]

Trading Strategy – Global X Social Media ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in social media stocks.  The group was under selling pressure following reports that the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica had improperly gained access to data on millions of Facebook users.  After falling more than 2 percent in April, the Global X Social Media …[read more]

Trading Strategy – Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in financials.  The group was under selling pressure as long-term rates slipped back after recent gains.  The benchmark 10-year note yield closed at 3.06 percent after climbed to the highest level since 2011.  The Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) dropped 0.82% …[read more]

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