When we look back to the 1980 30 year silver mania peak, and compare it to our 2011 30 year mania peak, silver barely broke a new record high. Both peaks had a ridiculous forecasts associated with them, as the were calling for $200 silver in 1980 as well. If any wave analyst tries to count this out without Diagoanl Wave counting knowledge, then it will never work to ever make enough money to sustain a home based trading business. Gold and silver investors all believe that the next leg up in silver is going to blow all the bears out of the water and that their investments are going to pay-off.
I’m very confident that the Death Cross will not allow this to happen, as the Death Cross may even supersede all other indicators like the COT reports. The 2001 bottom could also work as a triangle in a “B” wave. One thing is very obvious that the entire silver markets are diagoanl wave structures, which is the norm not the exception in all commodities that I track. In commodaties, any wave analysts must instantly switch to a diagonal perspective, because normal stock market wave counting methods will never work. From the 30 year 2011 cycle peak, the decline is just your standard 5 wave diagonal decline, which are all connected with zigzags. Flats are a rarity in digaonal waves structures, but connecting zigzags rule!
The 1980 peak was a 30 year “A” wave peak in Primary degree, as the 2011 peak ended with the “C” wave in Primary degree. Missing any “C” wave in any direction, Minor degree or higher, is not an option anymore, as missing a major “C” wave bull market is where all the money is always made in the first place.
Since the 2011 silver and gold peaks, both have a zigzag bear market in Primary degree to look forward to, which should be finished close to the 2021 time period. Three years of investor hell, but a smart traders 3 year dream come true! Time is money, and if you get this market wrong then you actually lose double as much. We lose being on the wrong side, and we lose because another shorting opportunity has been lost. Only knowing how to bet long, means that you are running the EWP at only 50% efficiency, but that rate would jump by 100%, once we incorporate short selling into the mix.
I would be crazy to carry any long positions on the top of a Death Cross, as the Death Cross signals a big longterm downtrend still to come. The Death Cross has been used since 1929 helping the smart investor to escape the 1929 stock market crash, unscathed. For the last 3 months the 50-200-day MA has been incorporated into my wave positions as a permanent tool to use at major turnings. I’m working on about 5 of these tools that I post publically, but my in-house tools are only reserved for my most trusted paid clients.
You may never see another Minute degree wave positions counted out, as I only need all Minor, Intermediate, Primary, and Cycle degree peaks to build up a good cash base for a home based trading business. For my personal account, that magic number would be anything better than $89,000 USD cash!
Silver may have a $2 window at the bottom, which gives us little room to work with. SIL would be the silver miner stock equivilant, and it’s still heading down as well.
Commodities do not make soft landings folks, but they sure can end with a lot of violence in both directions. Silver under $13 US is the price to watch as below that number will confirm that sillver was just in a bear market rally. Silver also had a traingle in its “B” wave so that forces my wave positions to end on at least 1 higher degree, which is Primary degree. Every 5th wave peak, “must always be capped” at all degree levels, and when I see so many analysts ignoring their 5th wave peaks, then I instantly know they are lost in their own wave counts.
The biggest deflationary decline is coming as the US dollar is in a far bigger bull market of Grand Supercycle degree. (GSC) It will be all the major corrections during this US dollar bull market, that will send silver and gold soaring and crashing. Not until gold and silver has been crushed in price, will it be a good investment again like it was in 1950 and 2000.
Getting a 30 year bubble mixed up as just a continuation of a bull market, is the biggest mistake we can ever make. I could scream it all from the top of a building and the response would be, “Well, you never know”. That response is normal from people that refuse to do any work at all in improving their analytics.