Basic Materials

Today's gold rally has led me to two interesting gold plays with strong charts.
Potash Corp. has dropped more than 50%, but has good fundamentals.
The commodities giant is benefiting from rising copper prices, for now.
The commodities giant is benefiting from rising copper prices, for now.
Judging from the Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF, we see a bullish divergence that tells us that prices could be turning.
The extreme oversold reading from the slow stochastic indicator suggests that prices are due for some recovery and base building.
Decisions made years ago have proven disastrous.
We see resistance in the appreciation of the metal and maintain a more subdued outlook.
A classic bar chart price pattern could signal a reversal from down to up for the stock.
The stock has held twice at the critical $31 level, and it will have to rally over $36 to break the downtrend.

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