Technical Analysis: LFEX DataSalmon Miami FoB ‘D’Trim Index, 23rd September 2022

David Nye - The London Fish Exchange

Published: 26th September 2022

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


The Miami FoB market prices had another week of minimal price movement. Prices are still above the brown up sloping trendline and the red down sloping trendline.

Prices are testing the purple moving average from underneath. Two out of the three items just noted are bullish. The Composite Index has rallied to the underside of the two grey trend lines with the indexes slow moving average just above this intersection. This setup is strong resistance for the indicator. The Composite Index also has history at this displacement.

The RSI has broken through its fast-moving average. The RSI also has a history at its current displacement. The RSI has used this displacement as support several times in the past which means the RSI may also find resistance at this displacement. If the prices can stay above the brown up sloping trendline would imply bullish price action. The Composite Index setup is troubling for the bulls.

  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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