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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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Gold, silver soar as safe-haven buyers gain more confidence

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are trading sharply up in midday U.S. trading Monday, as the global marketplace has seen in significant uptick in sentiment to start the trading week, on reports the coronavirus outbreak may be de-escalating.

Monday's Charts for Gold, Silver and Platinum and Palladium, April 6

(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.

Where are the stops? Monday, April 6, 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.

Gold prices sharply up amid Goldilocks environment for the metal

(Kitco News) - Gold prices are trading sharply up in early U.S. trading Monday, as the global marketplace has seen in uptick in sentiment to start the trading week, on reports the coronavirus outbreak may be de-escalating.

Bitcoin daily chart alert - Bulls keeping their foot on the gas - Apr. 6

(Kitco News) - Bitcoin-U.S. dollar prices are higher in early U.S. trading Monday.

Gold prices up as U.S. monthly non-farm payrolls see big drop

(Kitco News) - Gold prices are trading moderately up in early U.S. trading Friday, in the wake of another dour U.S. economic report that shows a crippled U.S. economy.

Bitcoin daily chart alert - Bulls continue to show power heading into weekend - Apr. 3

(Kitco News) - Bitcoin-U.S. dollar prices are higher in early U.S. trading Friday. Bulls are having a very good week and are keeping alive a price uptrend on the daily chart and have the firm near-term technical advantage.

Gold, silver prices see sharp pop on huge jump in U.S. jobless

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are trading sharply up in midday U.S. trading Thursday and are near session highs after the U.S. government reported a massive increase of 6.6 million in jobless claims in the latest reporting week.

Thursday's Forex Analytical Charts, April 2

(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, silver prices sharply up as U.S. jobless claims skyrocket

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are trading sharply up in early U.S. trading Thursday and moved to fresh session highs after the U.S. government reported a huge increase of 6.6 million in jobless claims in the latest reporting week.