Starting Fresh

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Sat, Oct 20, 2018 - 12:06pm

The updated TFMR is up and running!

As you've no doubt noticed, the revamped TFMR is a complex beast. There are all sorts of updates and added capabilities and this will make the experience for all of us here even better.

The old site was built on a Drupal platform in 2011 and a lot has changed over the years as technology has surged forward. Think of trying to use your 2011 Blackberry to access all of 2018's apps and websites. Going forward, our new site will eliminate the issues we've had with Apple products. It was also end the frustrating cycle of forced logins/logouts. It also has complete mobile capability. And a whole bunch more new stuff that I don't even know about yet.

So, thank you for your patience as we work out the bugs and get acquainted with everything. New and improved can sometimes feel frustrating and unnecessary, however, in this case, it was completely necessary and worthwhile.

As you know, I'm away from Turdfork this weekend as MrsF and I are visiting LT#1 at college. (And boy-oh-boy do I have a raging headache today from too many beers at the local Oktoberfest last evening!) I had promised everyone a podcast this morning but, frankly, I don't know yet how to post one! So, just this quick update.

In Comex gold, It was great to see price close at $1230 yesterday. That's another GREEN weekly candle and maintaining above $1200 and $1220 is very important in terms of a bullish/hopeful chart configuration. For next week, the goal remains a close above the 100-day moving average and then $1240 as this will engender even more Spec short-covering.

And as you can see on the gold CoT below, a MASSIVE move in Spec short-covering already took place back on Thursday the 11th when price surged through the 50-day and ended up $34 on the day. We'll discuss this more on Monday.

In Comex silver, that reverse H&S we've been discussing continue to trace out. On the weekly chart, getting back above and staying back above $14.50 is seemingly an important development. As expected, the move in the silver CoT wasn't nearly as dramatic as it was in gold.

Again, thank you for your patience as we get restarted and Ron and his team work out any kinks that suddenly appear. Have a great weekend and I look forward to next week.

TF

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  244 Comments

Stevediva
Oct 20, 2018 - 12:08pm

comments?

comments?

Stevediva
Oct 20, 2018 - 12:11pm

comments? tough to read grey

comments? tough to read grey font on a white background

Outback
Oct 20, 2018 - 12:33pm

It took some time to get the

It took some time to get the Podcasts working on my iPad, but after many try’s was finally successful.
Oct 20, 2018 - 12:55pm

Mr. TF:

Mr. TF: Congratulations on the new site. Well done. I enjoy the upgrades, especially the white space and the font. I read a lot, tons, actually, and the most important thing for me to be able read quickly is to have a great font, and lots of white space around it. You succeeded. As for the rest of the gizmos and upgrades, well, I expect I will just have to play around with it while watching college football today. Again, thanks for everything you do, and congrats on the new site!
achmachat
Oct 20, 2018 - 1:14pm

This looks fresh and pretty!

This looks fresh and pretty!
Ned Braden
Oct 20, 2018 - 1:52pm

Wow, just WOW !

Wow, just WOW !
brolgaboy
Oct 20, 2018 - 1:55pm

google ads tracking my

google ads tracking my searches... on TFMR? wtf
AngryCitizen
Oct 20, 2018 - 2:20pm

ADMIN: How about using

ADMIN: How about using DUCKDUCKGO instead of google searching?
chrtoo
Oct 20, 2018 - 2:35pm

Thanks to Ron and the Tech

Thanks to Ron and the Tech team for pushing the update through. I'm sure we will all be better for it even if we each have to go through some adjustments.

CHR.

Oct 20, 2018 - 2:42pm

Hello everyone, will try to

Hello everyone, will try to answer the questions that have popped up on the last couple of threads. Just want to make sure everyone knows the site is not in its "perfect state" at the moment and we'll definitely have more adjustments in the coming days.

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