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Gold Investment Trends: More Than Just The SPDR Gold ETF (GLD, IAU, SGOL, SLV)

July 18th, 2011

Julian Murdoch:  World Gold Council reports strong investment interest in second quarter.  The World Gold Council tracks ETF flows, futures activity and the purchase of gold bars and coins, and reports on these investment trends each quarter. For the second quarter of 2011, gold investment Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:SGOL

Middle East Oil Play: Stocks Or Futures? (USO, USL, XLE, XES, XOP, CPX, CRR, GPOR, SWN, XOM, CVX)

March 22nd, 2011

Unrest in the Middle East usually means supply-side problems for oil, and the current month-long conflict raging in Libya is no exception.  Read more…

NYSE:USL, NYSE:USO, NYSE:XES, NYSE:XLE, NYSE:XOP

Where Will Copper Prices Go Next; Can It Recover? (DBB, CU, COPX, JJC)

March 16th, 2011

Analysts have been bullish on copper for a while now—who wouldn’t be, after last year’s price rise of 31.44 percent? But 2011 may prove to be a different story. Year-to-date, copper prices have Read more…

NASDAQ:CU, NYSE:COPX, NYSE:DBB, NYSE:JJC

Platinum & Palladium: The New Normal? (PPLT, PALL)

March 8th, 2011

In just over one year, the ETF Securities Platinum Trust (NYSE:PPLT) and Palladium Trust (NYSE:PALL) have swelled to $832.65 million and $932.66 million in assets under management Read more…

NYSE:PALL, NYSE:PPLT

Chris Cook: Brent Oil Market Is ‘Dysfunctional’ (USO, BNO, USL, OIL)

March 4th, 2011

With the Brent-WTI spread hitting record highs, you have to wonder: Is crude oil still a fundamentally driven market? To separate the facts from the fluff, Hard Assets Investor reporter Read more…

NYSE:BNO, NYSE:OIL, NYSE:USL, NYSE:USO

Marcus Grubb: Gold Demand Driven By East/West Divide (GLD, GDX, GDXJ, SGOL, DGP, IAU, DZZ, GLL, DGZ)

February 21st, 2011

As we covered yesterday, the nature of demand in the gold market is in flux. Emerging market consumers, not Western buyers, currently drive the bulk of jewelry and physical bullion Read more…

NYSE:DGP, NYSE:DGZ, NYSE:DZZ, NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GDXJ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:GLL, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:SGOL

Gold Demand: A Market In Flux (GLD, GDX, GDXJ, SGOL, DGP, IAU, DZZ, GLL, DGZ)

February 20th, 2011

Earlier today, the World Gold Council released its quarterly Gold Demand Trends report, the go-to source for industry data on consumption patterns for the yellow metal. Read more…

NYSE:DGP, NYSE:DGZ, NYSE:DZZ, NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GDXJ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:GLL, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:SGOL

Gold: Investment Demand In Flux (GLD)

February 1st, 2011

As gold prices skyrocketed last year, so too did investment demand, according to the World Gold Council’s recent Gold Investment Digest. Read more…

NYSE:GLD

How To Play The High Brent-WTI Spread (USO, BNO)

January 25th, 2011

We often talk about the difference between Brent and WTI crude oil on this site. But never has the difference seemed so stark as now. Read more…

NYSE:BNO, NYSE:USO

How Likely Is $1500 Gold? (GLD, GDX, GDXJ)

January 4th, 2011

Last week I looked at how the white metals (that is, silver, platinum and palladium) hadbeen performing. Now it’s time to turn our attention to gold, and what 2011 will bring. Read more…

NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GDXJ, NYSE:GLD

The Why of White Metals: Silver, Platinum & Palladium in 2010 (PSLV, AGQ, SLV, SIVR, DBS, USV, PALL, PPLT, PTM, DBP, GLTR, WITE, PLTM, SIL)

December 27th, 2010

Precious metals have had a heck of a year, even the non-gold metals. Especially those, in fact: As of December 23rd, silverprices had risen 73% for the year and platinumup 17%; palladium, Read more…

NASDAQ:PLTM, NYSE:AGQ, NYSE:DBP, NYSE:DBS, NYSE:GLTR, NYSE:PALL, NYSE:PGM, NYSE:PPLT, NYSE:PSLV, NYSE:PTM, NYSE:SIL, NYSE:SIVR, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:USV, NYSE:WITE

Is Now The Right Time To Buy Natural Gas Stocks? (FCG, WCAT, UNG, UNL, CWEI, PRMRF, NOG, PETD, SWN)

December 20th, 2010

Looks like those great gains we’ve seen in crude oil haven’t translated to natural gas. In fact, natural gas will close out the year as one of 2010′s biggest losers, because ample supply has continued to Read more…

NYSE:FCG, NYSE:UNG, NYSE:UNL, NYSE:WCAT

How To Play Growing Chinese Gold Demand (GLD, ABX, AU, NEM)

December 7th, 2010

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NYSE:GLD

Aluminum: Does A Physical ETF Make Sense? (JJU, KALU)

November 22nd, 2010

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NYSE:JJU

The Energy Rally: More Than Just Crude Oil (KOL, PKOL, URA, NLR, NUCL)

November 15th, 2010



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