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Technical Talk—Weekend Edition 5/30/05

The U.S. dollar has moved up sharply and so has gold – again. What's happening here? The two are not supposed to move together. Maybe they're moving for different reasons, would you think? Let's not worry and just see what each are doing and go from there.

Technical Talk—Mid-Week Review 5/26/05

There seemed to be very little happening in the gold business these past few days of the week, but let's check in anyway, otherwise I could just go back to bed. Looking at the chart, one just might get the impression that the down moves are petering out and gold just might be preparing for a thrust to the...