Long term commodity price cycle

In a recent article posted by NASA, the possibility that we may be entering a Maunder minimum type period of global cooling was openly discussed. The current very weak solar cycle 24 is supporting that hypothesis. This prompted me to take a closer look how long term solar activity has influenced commodity prices in the… Continue reading Long term commodity price cycle

Watching solar activity

Volatility has increased last week, but stocks continue to look on the upside. With a new lunar green period now underway, the market is set to challenge for new highs again. Here is the current chart for the Nasdaq (click for larger image): Notice the similarity with the market setup we had in early 2012… Continue reading Watching solar activity