GDX is currently at approx. 42 but should it drop below the 39 & 40 levels reached last May and July our analysis shows that a good deal of sellers could come forward and push GDX a large percentage lower. That double bottom needs to hold in GDX!!! Take a look at the chart below and you will clearly see why that is the case.
So writes Chris Kimble (http://blog.kimblechartingsolutions.com) in paraphrased and/or edited excerpts from his most recent post* entitled Gold Miners (GDX) about to get whacked on the head again?.
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Kimble goes on to say in further edited excerpts:
Over the past 90 days Gold has been flat while the Gold Miners ETF (GDX) has gone down over 14% [yet, even though it is] oversold compared to Gold, every time GDX attempts a rally the sellers come rushing in.
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