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Arab Spring and Oil Prices

September 18th, 2012

Chris Vermeulen: Crude oil prices hit a four-month high this week on the back of rising tensions in the Middle East and North Africa and the unfortunate murder of the U.S. ambassador to Libya. Added impetus on the upside was given to oil by the announcement Read more…

NYSE:BNO, NYSE:USO

A Look At The Repricing Of Oil

September 10th, 2012

Gregor Macdonald: Now that oil’s price revolution – a process that took ten years to complete – is self-evident, it is possible once again to start a new and ask: When will the next re-pricing phase begin? Read more…

NYSE:SCO, NYSE:UCO, NYSE:USO, NYSE:XLE

How Low Crude Oil Prices Could Bury These Countries (USO, UNG, XLE, UCO, SCO)

June 26th, 2012

Jonathan Yates: As crude oil prices fall far below $100 a barrel, the trend is affecting the most oil-dependent economies in the world.  Read more…

NYSE:SCO, NYSE:UCO, NYSE:UNG, NYSE:USO, NYSE:XLE

Strike On Iran, A Green Light From Washington (EWJ, FXI, RSX, UUP, GLD, USO)

March 15th, 2012

Dominique de Kevelioc de Bailleul: Reports of the USS Enterprise aircraft carrier battle group setting course to join battle groups USS Lincoln and Vinson in the Arabian Sea and today’s back-to-back announcements regarding the complete termination of Iran’s financial transactions through SWIFT Read more…

NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:FXI, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:RSX, NYSE:USO, NYSE:UUP

The ‘High Oil Prices = Recession’ Fallacy (USO, XLE, XOM, CVX, VLO, COP, BP)

February 28th, 2012

Jeff Harding:  Every time we see oil prices go up we hear that it will cause inflation and/or the economy will go into the tank. Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS, NYSE:USO, NYSE:XLE

Crude Oil Prices: Traders and Investors Turn To The Dollar and Euro (USO, DBO, COP, CVX, XOM, BP)

February 4th, 2012

Sara Nunnally: There are a host of factors affecting crude oil prices. Lately, though, it boils down to the value of the dollar. The way things are going… that’s not good news. Read more…

NYSE:DBO, NYSE:USO

Iran: How Middle Eastern Woes Will Impact Crude Oil (USO, XOM, DBO, ERY, ERX)

January 16th, 2012

Jared Cummans: Crude oil is arguably the most widely-traded commodity on the market and it is also one of the most significant. Much of the past year saw crude sway violently back in forth much like general equities, but oil prices have recently been enjoying a nice upward momentum that began in early Read more…

NYSE:DBO, NYSE:ERX, NYSE:ERY, NYSE:USO

Iran Could Make Silver Bugs Filthy Rich (SLV, PSLV, AGQ, GLD, ZSL, SLW)

January 14th, 2012

Dominique de Kevelioc de Bailleul: If the first year of the Iraq War of 2003 offers up some clues to the potential move in the silver price (NYSEARCA:SLV) following an invasion of its neighbor Iran, Read more…

NYSE:AGQ, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:PSLV, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:ZSL

Investors: Two Easy Ways To Save Your Wealth From 1970s-Style Stagflation

August 18th, 2011

Sean Hyman:  The year was 1973. I was just a toddler, so I couldn’t fully appreciate the next-generation Camaro that had just come out or the release of the new Pontiac Firebird Formula. Read more…

NYSE:FXC, NYSE:OIL, NYSE:UGA, NYSE:USO, NYSE:UUP

Gold Investing: Can Gold’s Run Be Stopped? (GLD, PHYS, SLV, ABX, SLW)

August 16th, 2011

George Maniere:  Everything that makes any sense tells me that gold’s run is over. The spot price of gold closed at $1788.90 which is $11.00 from its all time high. The Gold ETF (NYSE:GLD) closed at 173.94 which is $1.19 from its all time high. The charts are screaming sell and gold keeps shrugging Read more…

NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:PHYS

Oil ETFs: OPEC Buzz Discounts Global Growth Fears

June 7th, 2011

Tim Seymour:  Early indications are that Saudi Arabia is going to negotiate a deal that boosts OPEC production by as much as 1.5 million barrels a day. Read more…

NYSE:USO

Summer Outlook: Look For Oil Prices To Surge To $150 On Demand and MENA Turmoil

April 14th, 2011

Jason Simpkins:  Money Morning predicted in its 2011 Outlook series that oil prices would see $100 a barrel by summer. And that’s proven to be true – but not entirely for the reasons we Read more…

NYSE:DBO, NYSE:OIL, NYSE:XES, NYSE:XOP

3 ETF’s That Will Benefit From Crude Oil’s Long Term Outlook (XLE, XOP, OIH)

July 20th, 2009

oil-etfCrude Oil has seen a pullback based on regulators investigating the speculation in the commodities markets.  This may present a great opportunity to get long oil related ETF’s.  The economy will rebound at some point and inflation will also be in our near future.  Read more…

NYSE:OIH, NYSE:XLE, NYSE:XOP




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