Technical Analysis: LFEX DataSalmon Miami FoB ‘D’Trim Index, 10th March 2023

David Nye - The London Fish Exchange

Published: 13th March 2023

This Article was Written by: David Nye - The London Fish Exchange


The Miami FoB Index upward price momentum is weakening. The $7.26 price resistance zone may prove to be a strong resistance zone. This resistance area was important from March to May of 2022 that proved to be the final highs.

The green upward sloping trendline and green horizontal support lines are likely areas of support for the Index when it pulls back in price. The Composite Indicator has made a high at this displacement five times and one time as support in its history. Meaning, it’s very possible to see the Composite Index can bounce higher bringing with it higher prices. It’s also very possible the Composite Index needs more of a correction. The next logical support area is the Composite Index’s red fast-moving average. The RSI also appears to be rolling over, like rounding the top of a mountain.

The RSI doesn’t have much history of support or resistance at its current displacement. The RSI does have a history near is red fast moving average displacement. The grey and green trendlines on the RSI are also crossing over near this point in time. The intersection is usually followed by an acceleration or change in trend. The Miami FoB Index currently looks like prices will retreat to find support and form another rally to make a higher high in price while the oscillators start to diverge.

  About This Analysis

About David Nye

David is a Senior Vice President in investment advisory with over 30 years of experience.

Based in Minnesota, USA he has a long history in technical analysis across a range of markets. David brings his experience to provide an independent insight into potential salmon pricing based on LFEX and DataSalmon data.

What is Technical Analysis?

Technical Analysis is used to try and identify price trends in the future. Analysts believe that by using factual past information (trading activity and price changes) it is possible to identify future price movement trends and is quite prevalent in commodity and forex markets but can be applied to any product.

Technical Analysis has been developing for over a century, and there are now hundreds of patterns and signals that have been created. They are often used in conjunction with other forms of research and analysis to help formulate, or support pricing trend opinions.

Purpose of the Analysis?

To provide an independent data-driven view of market pricing trends in the short and medium-term. As a potential tool, for users to access future pricing trends based on LFEX/DataSalmon derived market data.

How Does it Work?

On a regular basis (weekly), David will provide his independent analysis of LFEX and DataSalmon pricing data. The output will be to provide pricing trends based on the most up to date pricing received.

The analysis will show the expected trends and potential (price) levels, as well as other markers – for example, higher or lower price triggers that would affect the analysis of the trend – and what this might mean. It is data-driven, and will not, and does not, account for any other fundamental analysis, or weather or biological events for example. This is the same for any commodity product technical analysis.


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