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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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Gold Prices Below $1,300 On Renewed U.S. Dollar Strength

Gold and silver prices are lower in early U.S. trading Tuesday, on some normal profit-taking pressure after scoring three-week highs Monday.

Gold, Silver Notch 3-Week Highs Then See Some Mild Profit Taking

Gold and silver prices ended the U.S. day session weaker and near their daily lows on some normal profit-taking by the shorter-term futures traders.

Monday's Charts for Gold, Silver and Platinum and Palladium, Oct.16

Where are the Stops? Monday, October 16, Gold and Silver

Gold, Silver At 3-Wk Highs; Bullish Momentum Builds

Gold and silver prices are higher and hit three-week highs in early U.S. trading Monday.

Friday's Charts for Gold, Silver and Platinum and Palladium, Oct.13

Gold Rallies Above $1,300.00 After Slightly Downbeat U.S. Data

Gold prices hit new two-week high and pushed just above the important $1,300.00 level in overnight trading, before backing off just a bit in early U.S. trading.

Where are the Stops? Friday, October 13, Gold and Silver

Gold, Silver Gain, At 2-Wk Highs; Bulls Have Momentum

Gold and silver prices were ending the U.S. day session up and hit two-week highs Thursday.

Thursday's Forex Analytical Charts, October 12