Basic Materials

A Decided Loss of Momentum Real Money Pro($)

I see no reason yet to move away from our very defensive posture, even on a short-term trading basis.

Mine, All Mine Real Money Pro($)

Several miners offer attractive risk-reward.
The lack of adequate strength in the world's key economies make this an unresolved picture.

The Chemistry Is Right Real Money Pro($)

LyondellBasell looks headed for fresh highs.

Short Gold Now Real Money Pro($)

Check your feelings at the door and focus on the chart.
Conditions are ripening once again, so let's shoot for a reentry.
The yellow metal is going lower.
Two Brazilian stocks for common-sense investors.
Your best bet in the sector when mining finally hits rock bottom.
It's not a bad idea to watch what Wall Street hates.

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Market posts the third day of solid gains in a row. Will see if we can make it four a row before the long hol...
With the averages now flying upwards, with everyone scrambling to buy, it is startling to remember how palpabl...
Inability of Bank of America (BAC) to claw its way above 16.30-.40 resistance will increase the likelihood tha...
The Fed works for the government. The Federal government owes over $16 trillion. The Fed will likley never rai...


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