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The Windy City Trader. 07/11/17

On July 11, 2017 - 12:04 PM By

Let’s see now, I no longer watch the news because… well just because. I don’t watch much regular TV because everything on these days is either a competition (think American ninja warriors, battle of the network stars, dancing with the stars.. OK you get it) or an inane reality show. (think Kardashians, any city Housewives […]

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The Windy City Trader. 05/23/17

On May 23, 2017 - 1:15 PM By

With Memorial Day approaching next week I for one offer my greatest thanks and gratitude to all of our military personal past, present and future and pray for their sacrifice and safety on this coming Memorial Day and always. I guess 18 year olds in past generations weren’t allowed the luxury of “safe spaces” to […]

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The Windy City Trader 05/02/17

On May 2, 2017 - 9:35 AM By

Hello Fellow Traders,
Yesterday was May Day and what better way to celebrate workers rights and the right to work than by taking the day off from work to protest for rights you already have.
Metals: Gold is holding up nicely near recent lows while silver has been bludgeoned for a $1.70 break […]

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The Windy City Trader. 04/11/17

On April 11, 2017 - 12:10 PM By

OK folks, with baseball season starting we can now say for the first time since 1909…. The World Champion Chicago Cubs !!!!!!!!
Metals: At this point it does not appear that we will see any huge moves for metals. Gold held up better than silver on the late break Friday and yesterday and copper […]

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The Windy City Trader 03/06/17

On March 6, 2017 - 2:20 PM By

Last fall into winter the LaNina’ pattern was entrenched along the Western US coast in the Pacific. This usually leads to nasty Midwest winters with plenty of cold and snow. By early December we had already seen temps in the single digits and a pair of 8 inch snowfalls. But then ……. A vicious polar […]

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The Windy City Trader 02/14/17

On February 14, 2017 - 9:53 AM By

February 14. I know I was supposed to do something today. Now what was that again. Birthday, no. Anniversary, no. It seems like something important but I just can’t put my finger on it. Oh well I’m sure I’ll remember when I get home tonight. This Week’s Commentary. Metals: I have been writing for weeks […]

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The Windy City Trader Report. 02/06/17

On February 6, 2017 - 4:59 PM By

Congrats to the New England Patriots as for a change the game overshadowed the much ballyhooed new commercials hype. OK all, two weeks until major league baseball players report to spring training, always a psychological boost to Midwesterners. This Week’s Commentary Metals: As expected the Fed did not raise rates last week and this extended […]

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The Windy City Trader. 01/23/17

On January 23, 2017 - 2:15 PM By

We are a mere two weeks ago from this year’s Super Bowl and everyone wants to know…. Will Tom Brady have deflated balls again….. or will they rise to the (13.0 psi) occasion? Deflategate ll, the Sequel? Metals: Gold and silver continue to hold near support and drop after testing resistance. Copper is holding with […]

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