CPM Trade Signal - May 20, 2022
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Prices as of 10:05 a.m. EDT Comex 20 May 2022 $1,836.60 (Basis the June 2022 Comex Contract).
Recommendation: Stand Aside
Initial Target Price / Range: $1,825 - $1,850
Initial Timeframe: 20 May 2022 to 27 May 2022
Gold prices rose to an intraday high of $1,847.80 this morning, which is within CPM Group’s +/- 0.20% discretion from the previous target price of $1,850. While prices have rebounded from the lows in the midde of May, gold prices seem to be losing momentm and could move sideways in coming days. The Fed’s hawkish stance and the U.S. dollar’s renewed strength, following a recent decline, could act as headwinds to gold prices. Inflation expectations too, while still higher than levels seen before February 2022, have ebbed in recent days on concerns about a recession. This is putting upward pressure on real rates, which also is expected to weigh on gold prices in the near term.
CPM has one-month, three-month ranges and eight-quarter quarterly price projections with greater discussion of the factors behind CPM’s analyses provided in CPM’s monthly subscription service, the Precious Metals Advisory.
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Initial Target Prices and Timeframes are just that: Initial. If CPM does not issue a new Recommendation during or after that time it indicates that CPM is maintain the posture in the most recent Trade Recommendation.
Discretion should be allowed at +/- 0.20% of the price at the time each TR is issued from the target. Recommendations are valid until the target date or a new Trade Recommendation or message is issued by CPM.
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