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Gold in Lower Time Frame Bullish Correction 1/19/21

Commentaries & Views

On a higher timeframe basis: I cautioned on 8/16/18 the break above $1,179.7-$1,183.7 warned of renewed strength.  We have seen $905.5 of this.  We held an exhaustion within this at $1,275.6-$1,269.0 with a $1,274.6 low and have rallied $814.6.  The break above $1,347.0 projected this upward $80 minimum, $320 (+) maximum.  We have attained $744.2 of this.  We held another exhaustion within this at $1,416.0-$1,413.7 with a $1,412.1 low and rallied $676.9. On 4/2 we left a bullish reversal below.  We have seen $470.7.  We have seen $398.2 of the strength warned about above the $1,690.3-$1,691.0 area. The above bullish formations have been ON HOLD since 12/31/20. I noted we had a higher timeframe exhaustion to contend with that came in at $2,071.6-93.2 that had the potential to bring in a bearish correction—we held this at $2,089.2 and have rolled over $322 into that correction.  The trade back below $2,043.6 has brought in $276.5 of the decent pressure we were looking for.  We held exhaustion above at $1,999.7-$2,006.5 with a $2,001.2 high and rolled over $234.  The 1/8/21 move down suggests one of two things: 1.) this may be in a new macro bearish stretch, putting the bearish correction from $2,089.2 down back in play, or 2.) we may be building a higher level of consolidation up here—I think the first is more likely.  These are now ON HOLD (see below). 

On a lower timeframe basis: The decent trade below $1,915.7 (+2 tics per/hour) brought in $114.9 of the $75 (+) maximum. The trade below $1,854.6 (+5.5 tics per/hour) brought in $48.8 of pressure. The decent trade below $1,831.5 (+1.2 tics per/hour) projects this downward $29 minimum, $107 (+) maximum. We attained $30.7 before short covering off the low.  These are ON HOLD.  We basically held the first key exhaustion at $1,809.0-04.4 with a $1,800.9 low and rallied $43.3 so far into the probable correction against the move down from $1,962.5.  The short cover back above $1,820.0-17.1 has brought in $25 of strength.    Decent trade above $1,850.8 (-1 tic per/hour starting at 8:20am) will project this upward $53 (+) but will have to contend with exhaustion levels on the way up.CLICK HERE FOR FULL ARTICLE. 

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