Once reserved only for institutional traders, spreads are gaining popularity among retail participants around the globe. Reduced margin requirements, limited risk exposure, and diverse strategic alternatives have made spreads an ideal destination for legions of active futures traders.
See the seasonal explanation and technical analysis for the profitable trade in the RBOB Seasonal Spread from The Seasonal Spread Trader newsletter.
See the seasonal explanation and technical analysis for the trade opportunity in the December 2019 / May 2020 Soybean Meal Spread from The Seasonal Spread Trader newsletter.
See the seasonal explanation and technical analysis for the trade opportunity in the January 2020 / March 2020 Crude Oil trade from The Seasonal Spread Trader newsletter.
See the seasonal explanation and technical analysis for the trade opportunity in the October 2019 / March 2020 Natural Gas Spread from The Seasonal Spread Trader newsletter.
Spread Trading has traditionally been known as a professional’s trading strategy. However, we feel it is a trading method that should be in everyone’s arsenal. If you are going to follow along with Swine Times recommendations from a speculative perspective, you will need to understand this. We will take directional positions in a market, but… Read more.
This is a sample entry from Don DeBartolo’s email newsletter, Trade Spotlight: Spreads, published on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. There is a futures spread trade opportunity in Sugar. This particular spread traded down to setup a two year low recently. There is a seasonal for the front month contracts to advance on the deferred month… Read more.
The Trade Spotlight service provides trading education while identifying commodity trading opportunities from chart formation breakouts with confirmation from key technical indicators.There is a bear futures spread trade opportunity using Live Cattle contracts.
John Payne and I just recorded our weekly podcast. See below to take a listen… Fresh Podcast: Inside Commodity Futures Jan 19 Podcast MACRO MARKETS: The US stock market continues to face selling pressure on any sizable rallies. The market could not hold this morning’s gains and the march futures settled at 1873 after trading… Read more.
I wanted to provide an update on the Feb/June Live Cattle Spread we are holding.