Current Performance Table : Gold and Commodity Trading




Meaning of terms :
▷ BUY the Dip : The current price is higher than the entry price. Buy when price drops to/below the entry price.
▷ BUY the Breakout : The current price is lower than the entry price. Buy when price breaks upward through the entry price. ( When price moves above the entry price level.)
▷ SELL the Bounce : The current price is lower than the entry price. Sell when price rebounds to/above the entry price.
▷ SELL the Breakdown : The current price is higher than the entry price. Sell when price breaks downward through the entry price.  (When price moves below the entry price level.)

BUY : Buy (open buy-position)
BUY-Hold : Hold existing Buy-position without another buying
BUY-Add : Buy more with holding existing Buy-position
BUY-CloseN : Close all Buy-Positions Now, expected not to hit the target
BUY-CloseT : Close all Buy-Positions at around Target, expected to hit the target
SELL : Sell (open sell-position)
SELL-Hold : Hold existing Sell-position without another selling
SELL-Add : Sell more with holding existing Sell-position
SELL-CloseN : Close all Sell-Positions Now, expected not to hit the target
SELL-CloseT : Close all Sell-Positions at around Target, expected to hit the target
Watch : Watching with interest


Metals
Gold (XAU /USD): Sign: Au (from Latin 'aurum')). Code: XAU. XAU refers to the ISO 4217 standard code for One troy ounce of gold. Used throughout the world as real money. World consumption of gold: about 50% in jewelry, 40% in investments, and 10% in industry.

Silver (XAG / USD): Sign: Ag (from Latin 'argentum'). Code: XAG. XAU refers to the ISO 4217 standard code for One troy ounce of silver. Used throughout the world as real money. World consumption of silver: about 55% in industry. Most silver is produced as a byproduct of copper, gold, lead, and zinc.
Platinum (XPT / USD)
Palladium (XPD / USD)

Copper (CME NYMEX, HG): Sign: Cu (from Latin 'cuprum'). Code XCU. Major applications of copper: about 60% in electrical wires, 20% in roofing and plumbing, 15% in industrial machinery and 5% in others.

Agricultural
Corn (CME CBOT, ZC)
Soybean (CME CBOT, ZS)
Wheat (CME CBOT, ZW) - Chicago SRW Wheat

Sugar (ICE US, SB) - Sugar No. 11. World benchmark for raw sugar trading. Physical delivery of raw cane sugar.
Orange Juice (ICE US, OJ) - FCOJ-A, Grade A Orange Juice
Canola (ICE Canada, RS) - Canola Seed

Cocoa (ICE US, CC) - Exchange-grade Cocoa
Coffee (ICE US, KC) - Coffee C, Exchange-grade Green Coffee Beans
Cotton (ICE US, CT) - Cotton NO. 2, Cotton of certain minimum standards of basis grade and staple length

Energy
Brent (ICE EUROPE, B): Brent Crude Oil. Sweet light crude oil. Extracted from the North Sea and comprises Brent Blend, Forties Blend, Oseberg and Ekofisk crudes (also known as the BFOE Quotation).

WTI (CME NYMEX, CL): WTI Crude Oil: West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil. Also known as "Texas light sweet".
International important oil markets: WTI Crude, Brent crude, Dubai Crude, Oman Crude, Urals crude, Venezuela crude.
Natural Gas (CME NYMEX, NG)


Commodities
Gold (GC1!) : COMEX_EOD:GC1!
Gold (XAUUSD) : FX_IDC:XAUUSD
Silver (SI1!) : COMEX_EOD:SI1!
Silver (XAGUSD) : FX_IDC:XAGUSD
High Grade Copper (HG1!) : COMEX_EOD:HG1!
High Grade Copper (COPPER) : FX:COPPER

WTI Crude oil (CL1!) : MYMEX_EOD:CL1!
WTI Crude oil (USWTI : FX_IDC:USDWTI
Brent Crude oil (CB1!) : ICEEUR:CB1!
Brent Crude oil (UKOIL) : FX:UKOIL
Natural gas (NG1!) : NYMEX_EOD:NG1!

Soybean (ZS1!) : CBOT_EOD:ZS1!
Corn (ZC1!) : CBOT_EOD:ZC1!
Wheat (ZW1!) : CBOT_EOD:ZW1!
Live Cattle (LE1!) : CME_EOD:LE1!
Feeder Cattle (GF1!) : CME_EOD:GF1!

Sugar #11 (SB1!) : ICEUSA:SB1!
Cocoa (CC1!) : ICEUSA:CC1!
Coffee (KC1!) : ICEUSA:KC1!
Cotton #2 (CT1!) : ICEUSA:CT1!


Current Performance Table : Gold and Commodity Trading
Position Trading : hold a position for the long-term (weeks to months and years) to profit from the move in the primary trend. Swing Trading : a short-term (days to a couple of weeks) trading method and focuses on taking smaller gains.

Trading is based on the expectations of the future, Trading brings a variety of results depending on various factors such as market, leverage, investment amount, chart time frame and so on. The most important thing, I guess, is finding one's own way of trading and a suitable market. I hope this page to be a great help to visitors in getting their own trading ideas.