Action last week in gold, crude and stocks suggest that a reversal may be in the works.
An interesting reversal of thought has overcome skittish investors in some of the underlyings. (Includes CNBC video)
The initial negative reaction to the April non-farm payrolls has roiled the markets once again even though 115,000 new jobs were created.
With equities within striking distance of the month ago relative highs, the other highly followed asset groups of gold and oil look poised for major gains.
With January behind us, it is time to evaluate the markets and find some keys for the weeks ahead.
You have to be aware of what is happening in the commodity markets. It's what sets up your day and trading plan.
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