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Best Way To Play The Surging Uranium Bull

March 10th, 2014

uraniumPeter Krauth: Back in November we took a close look at the uranium market (NYSEARCA:URA). Read more…

NYSE:URA

3 Commodity ETFs Still Looking Strong

February 19th, 2014

etfsThough broad commodities started 2014 on a strong note, they appear to be losing steam of late. Commodities like natural gas, gold, silver, cocoa and coffee have been on a tear posting incredible gains from a year-to-date look, while others like wheat, tin, Read more…

NYSE:JJN, NYSE:PALL, NYSE:PPLT

Watch The U.S. Dollar For A Sign On The Direction Of Commodities

February 11th, 2014

commoditiesDouglas Davenport: The investment community was anxiously awaiting Friday’s employment report. Would it show a pickup in hiring in January, making December’s abysmal numbers seem like an aberration? Or would it confirm a pattern Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:MOO, NYSE:USO

What’s Behind The Collapse In Copper Prices?

February 4th, 2014

copperMichael Lombardi: Copper prices (NYSEARCA:JJC) are collapsing, a sign that manufacturing activity in the global economy is slowing. Read more…

NYSE:JJC

Why Nickel ETFs Might Be A Great 2014 Investment

January 17th, 2014

Nickel ETNAfter a lackluster 2013, commodities across the board are gaining traction this year thanks to supply/demand imbalances and recovering macro fundamentals. Though precious metals are performing remarkably well, nickel is leading Read more…

NYSE:JJN, NYSE:NINI

UBS To Freeze Value Of OILZ and GASZ January 17

January 16th, 2014

ubs1Ron Rowland: UBS AG announced it will redeem all of the outstanding notes of the ETRACS Oil Futures Contango ETN (NYSEARCA:OILZ) and ETRACS Natural Gas Contango ETN (NYSEARCA:GASZ).  Unlike most redemptions and closures, UBS will determine the final value Read more…

NYSE:GASZ, NYSE:OILZ

Focusing On This Copper ETF (JJC)

January 14th, 2014

copperCorey Rosenbloom:  Copper has entered a key trading decision point – namely confluence resistance – and I wanted to highlight this area along with the objective trade planning levels at this inflection level. Read more…

NYSE:JJC

Worst Performing Equity ETFs Of 2013

January 6th, 2014

new etfsThe year 2013 was rock solid for the global equity market and the ETFs world thanks to investor appetite for riskier assets, Fed easy money policies, solid earnings growth and improving global economies conditions. Read more…

NYSE:GDXJ, NYSE:GLDX, NYSE:REMX, NYSE:SOIL, NYSE:URA

3 Commodity ETFs To Watch In 2014

December 27th, 2013

etfs2013 wasn’t particularly good for commodity investing as the dollar gained more strength compared to several currencies, and stock markets kept hitting new highs day in, day out. Despite this, some agricultural-based products turned around Read more…

NYSE:CANE, NYSE:CHOC, NYSE:DBA, NYSE:LSTK, NYSE:NIB

Uranium Prices Set To Surge

November 29th, 2013

uraniumPeter Krauth: One in every 10 lightbulbs in the United States gets its power from Russian fuel. It’s been that way ever since 1993, when the Megatons to Megawatts program began. Read more…

NYSE:URA

You Need To Own Things The Fed Can’t Print

November 4th, 2013

safe-investmentsPeter Krauth: Central banks may have foolish policies, but central bankers are no dummies. Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IYR, NYSE:SLV

It Is Time To Think About Gold As A Hedge Rather Than A Speculative Vehicle

October 25th, 2013

gold reservesGold has bounced smartly back to near $1,350 an ounce, but remains stuck in the forgotten world between breaking down and breaking out. It has a floor around $1,250 and ceiling near $1,425. A nice trading range if you’re Read more…

NYSE:GLD

Don Coxe: Commodities Resuming Long-Term Upward Trend

September 30th, 2013

copperFinancial Sense: With cumulative growth in Asia well above 4% and the Eurozone finally emerging from deep recession, commodities have resumed their long-term upward trend, says commodity strategist Don Coxe of Coxe Advisors. Read more…

NYSE:COPX, NYSE:JJC

How The Markets Will React To A Government Shutdown

September 30th, 2013

government shutdownDavid Zeiler: The markets are already nervous over a stubborn group of Republicans threatening a government shutdown unless Democrats agree to defund Obamacare, or at least delay implementation of the healthcare law another year. Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TZA

Why Oil Has Greater Upside Potential Than Gold

September 24th, 2013

gold and oilPrzemyslaw Radomski, CFA: Last week, after the Fed said it would stick to its stimulus plan for now, the yellow metal gained more than 4%, leading the rally in commodities, and rose to a new one-week high. At the same time crude oil extended earlier increases Read more…

NYSE:DBO, NYSE:UCO, NYSE:USO




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