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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 TraderPlanet.com. Jim is also a consultant with the highly respected "Pro Farmer" agricultural advisory service. Jim was also the head equities analyst at CapitalistEdge.com. He received his degree from Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, where he studied journalism and economics.

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

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Friday's charts for gold, silver and platinum and palladium, Nov. 15

(Kitco commentary) - Get the Big Picture view on gold, silver and other precious metals markets with Kitco Senior Analyst. With thorough analysis, get a sense of today's market as well as where it may be heading. Be in the lead.

Gold prices down on busy U.S. data day

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are moderately lower in early U.S. trading Friday. Trader and investors risk appetite has up-ticked just a bit late this week and that's a negative for the safe-haven metals.

Where are the stops? Friday, November 15, gold and silver

(Kitco commentary) - Below are today's likely price locations of buy and sell stop orders for the active Comex gold and silver futures markets.

Bitcoin daily chart alert - Price downtrend in place, bears confident - Nov. 15

(Kitco News) - Bitcoin-U.S. dollar prices are near steady in early U.S. trading Friday. Not much new recently.

Gold firms on safe-haven demand, shorts buying back in futures

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are higher in midday U.S. trading Thursday. Trader and investors risk aversion has up-ticked as the week has progressed and that’s benefitting the safe-haven metals.

Gold hits daily high on more short covering amid slightly weaker U.S. stock indexes

(Kitco News) -Gold prices are trading moderately up in late-morning action Thursday, supported by more short covering from futures traders and by some perceived bargain hunting after gold prices fell to three-month lows earlier this week.

Thursday's Forex Analytical Charts, Nov. 14

(Kitco commentary) - Kitco's senior analyst Jim Wyckoff provides technical analysis of the major global currencies including the U.S. dollar, pound sterling, euro, and Japanese yen

Gold prices gain as investor risk appetite wanes

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are higher in early U.S. trading Thursday. Trader and investors risk aversion has upticked as the week progresses and that’s benefitting the safe-haven metals.

Bitcoin daily chart alert - Bears have the advantage - Nov. 14

(Kitco News) - Bitcoin-U.S. dollar prices are again weaker in early U.S. trading Thursday.

Gold, silver gain on safe-haven demand, short covering

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are moderately higher in midday U.S. trading Wednesday.