Technical Analysis: LFEX DataSalmon Miami FoB ‘D’Trim Index, 2nd June 2023

David Nye - The London Fish Exchange

Published: 5th June 2023

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


The Miami FoB Index fell $.05 to $6.21 during the last week. The small price changes during the month of May have not changed much in the chart for the Miami FoB Index.

The Miami FoB Index has broken the $6.23 horizontal support zone and the gold upsloping trendline. A $.02 break of the horizontal support zone and the gold up sloping trendline isn’t a big issue for the bulls, for now. Trendlines are usually drawn with a thicker line vs a razor fine line.

The Composite Index is continuing to move higher and appears to be rallying towards its fast-moving average and to possibly test the negative crossover of its moving averages.

The RSI is continuing to hold the 40(ish) displacement. The RSI and the Composite Index are diverging with each other, this is represented by the blue trendline drawn on both indicators. During the month of May 2023, the RSI has been flat while the Composite Index has been moving up, more divergence. Usually these divergence signals are a sign the current trend in prices is weakening.

  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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