Basic Materials

A look at S&P performance over the last 10 years following Berkshire Hathaway's shareholders meeting.
Here's how to respond to the flurry of earnings. 
Forward prices are still not performing, on short-term tightness and momentum money, but the tightness is temporary.

Intermediate Trade: FMC Real Money Pro($)

Try this bullishly biased vertical-call spread strategy to take a bet on the lithium sector.
After 2 recently successful SLV trades, this one has a much longer holding period.

Intermediate Trade: Gold ETF Real Money Pro($)

The balance sheets of the bigger stocks that compose GDX remain inverted.
Shares of the transforming company have just received two buy signals.
Basic materials look set for a pullback despite long-term bull trend.
Basic materials is one of the sectors with some promising prospects.
We could see PAAS reach $20 if it clears resistance.

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