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Jim Wyckoff

Senior Market Analyst and Columnist

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Jim Wyckoff has spent over 25 years involved with the stock, financial and commodity markets. He was a financial journalist with the FWN newswire service for many years, including stints as a reporter on the rough-and-tumble commodity futures trading floors in Chicago and New York. As a journalist, he has covered every futures market traded in the U.S., at one time or another.

Jim is the proprietor of the "Jim Wyckoff on the Markets" analytical, educational and trading advisory service. Jim also worked as a technical analyst for Dow Jones Newswires and as the senior market analyst with Jim is also a consultant with the highly respected "Pro Farmer" agricultural advisory service. Jim was also the head equities analyst at He received his degree from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, where he studied journalism and economics.

Follow Jim daily on as he provides both AM and PM roundups and a daily Technical Special. 1 877 963-NEWS jwyckoff at

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Friday's Charts for Gold, Silver and Platinum and Palladium, Feb 23

Gold, Silver Markets Pause In Quieter Marketplace

Gold and silver prices are trading near steady levels in a generally quieter marketplace early Friday morning.

Where are the Stops? Friday, February 23, Gold and Silver

Bitcoin Daily Chart Alert - Correction Mode Late This Week - Feb 23

Bitcoin-U.S. dollar prices are near steady in early U.S. trading Friday.

Gold, Silver Near Steady Amid Offsetting Market Forces

Gold and silver prices were ending the U.S. day session not far from unchanged levels on the day.

Gold Erases Losses As U.S. Dollar Index Weakens

Gold prices have pushed to session highs and have taken back overnight losses in late-morning trading Thursday.

Thursday's Forex Analytical Charts, February 22

Bitcoin Daily Chart Alert - Prices Lower On Downside Correction - Feb 22

Bitcoin-U.S. dollar prices are lower in early U.S. trading Thursday

Gold, Silver Down Amid Little Risk Aversion

Gold and silver prices are moderately lower in early U.S. trading Thursday.

Gold Prices Back Off As U.S. Dollar Index Bounces

It's a choppy trading afternoon for gold, in the wake of the FOMC minutes released earlier this afternoon.