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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

What To Make Of Ben Bernanke’s Monetary Policy Move?

September 20th, 2013

Ben BernankeMike Burnick: Investors have had plenty of market-moving Federal Reserve news to digest this week: Janet Yellen apparently is a shoo-in as the next Fed chief after Larry Summers dropped out of the running, while Ben Bernanke kept Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

The Oil Market Is Out of Touch With The Fundamentals

July 16th, 2013

crudeoilEconMatters: WTI is Tracking S&P 500 last Month: It is obvious that the oil market is out of touch with the fundamentals of a sluggish global macro-economic picture, and surging domestic and international oil production right now. The problem is that Oil, Read more…

NYSE:BNO, NYSE:USO

Why Platinum Prices Could Surge In 2013

June 27th, 2013

platinum-etfTony Daltorio: Anyone following how to invest in platinum this year has noticed the importance of South Africa to this metal’s price. Read more…

NYSE:PALL, NYSE:PGM, NYSE:PPLT, NYSE:PTM, NYSE:SPPP

Demand Could Soar Exponentially For Clean Energy Metals Over The Next Decade

June 6th, 2013

rare earthsJeb Handwerger: The U.S. equity markets such as the S&P500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) and Dow (NYSEARCA:DIA) are breaking into new 15 year highs, after an unprecedented move by Bernanke to stimulate the economy over the past five years. Read more…

NYSE:PALL, NYSE:PTM, NYSE:REMX, NYSE:URA




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