Archive

Posts Tagged ‘PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund’

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

Coffee ETFs Face Bearishness In The Months Ahead

October 16th, 2013

coffeeAfter being revived for a while thanks to some dollar weakness, natural resources again slipped into trouble. This is especially true for soft commodities which couldn’t even stay afloat when other products from metal and mining sectors Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:JO, NYSE:NIB

The Best Way To Play The Agriculture Revolution With ETFs

April 19th, 2013

ETFsRudy Martin: Yesterday’s most-fashionable sector resides in today’s dog house. But you can take some comfort that one of mankind’s oldest commercial activities is churning out plenty of present-day profit opportunities. Read more…

NYSE:CROP, NYSE:MOO, NYSE:PBJ, NYSE:RJA, NYSE:SOIL

Is Agriculture The Key To Real Portfolio Growth?

April 2nd, 2013

Agriculture ETF: If you’ve ever been into horses, you know that you can spend as much money as you’ve got—and plenty more—on their care. Personally, I like draft horses; Clydesdales, in particular. But the thing about a draft horse is that it can eat a lot of food. Read more…

NYSE:DBA

Time To Be Bullish On Agriculture Stocks

March 13th, 2013

Agriculture ETFTony Daltorio: Farm incomes are expected to climb to an all-time high this year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture predicts. Read more…

NYSE:DBA

Gold and Commodities are Dead, Hedge Funds are Liquidating: SPDR Gold Trust, iShares Silver Trust

February 26th, 2013

hedge-fundBillionairesPortfolio.com: Bloomberg news just reported that Hedge Funds cuts their bets on Gold ($GLD) , and became the most bearish on agricultural commodities since 2007 such as sugar and coffee. Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV

Is A Bubble Brewing In Farmland? PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund, Market Vectors Agribusiness

February 19th, 2013

farmlandJeff Uscher: It’s little wonder that yield-starved pension funds and other investors are investing in farmland. Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:MOO

Commodity Investor Spotlight: George Soros

January 12th, 2013

Stephen Simpson: It is impossible to write the history of hedge funds or American investors without including George Soros. Though Soros did not invent the hedge fund, Read more…

NYSE:AGQ, NYSE:DBA, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:SLV

7 Hot Sectors For Investing In The New Year

January 4th, 2013

Larry D. Spears: If you’re planning on investing in 2013, economic uncertainty probably will be a factor in deciding where to put your money – but some sectors stand out as solid prospects regardless of the economic climate. Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:EEM, NYSE:IYR, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:XLP

3 ETFs To Play As Demand For Sugar Is On The Rise

December 18th, 2012

Steven Orlowski: According to the Financial Times, “a mysterious white substance is being smuggled over the border from Vietnam to China in growing quantities.” Of course this substance is a staple of modern Western society and something increasingly in demand Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:JJA, NYSE:SGG

Play The Impact of Emerging Markets On Agricultural Commodity Prices (DBA)

December 14th, 2012

Steven Orlowski: A recent report by UK-based “think tank” Chatham House suggests that the world is mere steps away from a food crisis.  Spurred on in part by emerging market growth, what may become a troublesome situation for the world can be a profitable opportunity for investors. Read more…

NYSE:DBA

Inside Citigroup Inc.’s (NYSE:C) 2013 Agriculture Outlook

December 11th, 2012

Jared Cummans: As 2012 comes to a close, Wall Street begins to look ahead to the coming year and what trends will have the biggest impact on the commodity world. Financial behemoth Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) recently came out with an all-encompassing  Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:MOO

$5.5 Trillion Reasons Why The Biggest Profits Have Yet To Come From Commodities

November 28th, 2012

Kevin McElroy: It’s true that the United States and most American citizens are in a truly terrific amount of debt. Read more…

NYSE:DBA, NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV

Go Beyond Gold and Oil With These Other Inflation Proof Investments

October 17th, 2012

Money Morning Staff: By now, most investors know that the U.S. Federal Reserve and other global central banks continue to engage in dangerous, currency-debasing forms of monetary stimulus – meaning it’s time to stock your portfolio with inflation-proof investments.  Read more…

NASDAQ:WOOD, NYSE:CORN, NYSE:CUT, NYSE:DBA

Commodity Investing: The 5 Minute Guide To Cocoa ETFs (CHOC, NIB, DBA, AGF)

August 23rd, 2012

Tony Daltorio: There may be no words to adequately describe what a chocoholic feels as he or she indulges their taste for anything and everything chocolate. Now, thanks to advancements made in the investment markets, chocoholics and anyone else can make Read more…

NYSE:AGF, NYSE:CHOC, NYSE:DBA, NYSE:NIB




Copyright 2009-2014 WBC Media, LLC