Could the Gold/US Dollar ratio be sending a fresh concerning message to Gold bulls this week? Joe Friday says Yes!
This chart looks at the Gold/Dollar ratio over the past 8-years.
The intersection of two long-term channel met at (1) a few months ago. The ratio was testing the bottom of one as resistance and the top of another as resistance at the same time.
As the ratio was testing both channels as resistance, a sizeable bearish reversal pattern took place at (1).
Since the reversal pattern took place, the ratio has been heading lower.
Joe Friday Just The Facts Ma’am; The ratio is breaking below rising support and hitting lows of the past few months at (2). This sends a negative message to the metals sector.