"No warning can save people determined to grow suddently rich" - Lord Overstone

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Surf City

Contributor since: 30 Jan 2017


Surf City is 60-year-old retired Information Technology Executive and Software start-up Entrepreneur living near the beach in California. He has been an active investor and trader since the mid-1980s. Analytical by nature, his sound investments over the years allowed him to retire at a relatively early age of 55.

  • Longer Cycles for Gold and the Dollar

    Published 05 January 2018 | viewed 0 times

    By now you know that my swing trading approach is to focus on the 5-6 Month Intermediate Cycle Low (ICL) to establish positions.  It seem’s…

  • USD Cycle Update

    Published 23 April 2017 | viewed 0 times

    This Update will provide both a near term and long term update on the USD an where I think it stands in its short and…

  • Gold and Gaps

    Published 08 April 2017 | viewed 0 times

    First, let me say that a new high by Gold in week 16 of this current Intermediate Cycle is an extremely positive development as we…

  • USD and Gold: Intermediate and Super Cycle Update

    Published 02 April 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Beyond the 5-6 month Intermediate Cycle and Yearly Cycle (2-3 Intermediate Cycle), there are also longer Cycles for all assets. Gold for example has a…

  • US Dollar Inflection Point

    Published 26 March 2017 | viewed 0 times

    This is the first of several updates this weekend and I thought I would start with the USD. This update has four Charts on the USD…

  • Gold and USD Cycles: A Roadmap

    Published 20 March 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Monday will be day 6 of Gold's third Trading Cycle (TC) out of the December 2016 Yearly Cycle Low (YCL). Next week's price action will…

  • US Dollar and Gold Battle of the Cycles

    Published 21 February 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Nothing has changed from my last post on this pair. I mentioned we should expect some backtesting and that is what I am seeing on…

  • Gold Intermediate Cycle Update

    Published 15 February 2017 | viewed 0 times

    NOTHING is certain or guaranteed in Markets.... ever. Anyone who tells you otherwise is a charlatan. That said, within Bressert's Cycle framework the norm is that a…

  • USD and Gold Cycle Update

    Published 09 February 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Just a quick update on the USD and Gold. Today's move by the USD finally seemed to put a pause in the relentless uptrend by…

  • USD and Gold Weekend Update

    Published 06 February 2017 | viewed 0 times

    My Weekend report will be in 2-3 posts and this is simply the first that will cover the USD and Gold. As longer Cycles typically…

  • XAU/Gold Ratio: The Deep Dive

    Published 03 February 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Still waiting patiently for another possible nibble at some Miner positions. In the meantime, what is the XAU:Gold ratio and why is it important? The…

  • Cycles for Gold and USD

    Published 30 January 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Did Gold find a Trading Cycle Low last Friday? Perhaps. Silver was definitely leading the way as it often does at bottoms. But Silver also…