Spread Gold Short | Platinum Long. The platinum versus gold intercommodity spread, which has been tested for years, has once again reached to CA analysts this year. Buying a platinum contract and selling a gold contract has an incredibly successful seasonality from November to March. In terms of fifteen years of history, this spread can boast 80% success. Of course, everything depends on the right timing. One commodity covers the other in a 1:1 ratio. The historical profit for the ratio of buying 100 oz of Platinum to selling 100 oz of Gold is 3574 USD for futures, or about 20%. This value is also the amount of an interesting profit target.
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