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Gold Double Inside Day on an Outside Day Typical of False Moves

By , Sr. Technical Strategist
03 October 2012 23:51 GMT

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eliottWaves_gold_body_gold.png, Gold Double Inside Day on an Outside Day Typical of False Moves

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

A previously rare occurrence has popped up 3 times since June. That is, gold has traded in a double inside day AFTER an outside day. Before June, one had to look back to 2009 to find this pattern. The pattern is a function of volatility contraction and the plethora of orders on each side of the narrow range is conducive to false breaks. One can envision a spike to a new high (above 1790.55 and maybe 1802.80) following Fed minutes tomorrow before gold reverses and declines sharply.

LEVELS: 1736.05 1750.90 1763.25 1791.49 1802.80 1819.05

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03 October 2012 23:51 GMT