Don’t Expect Much More Upside For Oil (USO)

From Nick Cunningham: The most recent report on the U.S. oil market offers a mix of data, providing ammunition for both oil bulls and bears alike. One can find whatever they want in the data. Looking for signs that the oil market is moving towards balance? There's a strong inventory decline for you. 
NYSE:USO July 21, 2017 7:49am

Surprise Oil Draw Sends Crude Prices Even Higher (USO)

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From Irina Slav: The Energy Information Administration offered jittery oil markets respite Wednesday by reporting a draw of 4.7 million barrels in U.S. commercial oil inventories.
NYSE:USO July 20, 2017 5:46am

Oil Bounce Continues, Despite Rising Inventories (USO)

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From Julianne Geiger: The American Petroleum Institute (API) reported a build of 1.628 million barrels in United States crude oil inventories, compared to analyst's expectations that this week would see a draw of 3 million barrels for the week ending July 14.
NYSE:USO July 19, 2017 6:26am

Oil’s Next Stop: $50 Per Barrel (USO)

From Nick Cunningham: "I think there is a high probability that we could see [WTI] rallying back to $50," Bob Parker, member of the investment committee at Quilvest Investment Management, said on Bloomberg TV.
NYSE:USO July 18, 2017 6:34am

Copper Might Finally Be Breaking Out Of Its Long Slump (JJC)

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From Chris Kimble: Ole Doc Copper has had its head in the sand over the past 6-years, creating lower highs since 2011.
NYSE:JJC July 17, 2017 11:36am

OPEC’s Oil Production Cuts Have Officially Failed (USO)

From Irina Slav: One commodity analyst got it right: the OPEC cuts would not work. After November last year when the oil cartel announced its agreement with Russia and 11 other producers to curb production in a bid to prop up prices, the overwhelming mood was optimistic.

OPEC Oil Production Is Rising, Violating Landmark Pact (USO)

From OPEC's grip on the oil market seems to be slipping away, as its newest Monthly Oil Market Report shows production rising, despite cuts.
NYSE:USO July 14, 2017 10:52am

iPath Coffee ETN (JO) Nearing A Bullish Breakout

From Chris Kimble: Coffee has been rather cold the past few years, as Coffee ETF (JO) has declined from $80 back in 2011 to $15 of late. This decline has created an interesting Power of the Pattern setup and drove away most bullish investors in Coffee.

Should Investors Panic About Commodities? (GSG)

From BlackRock: Should soft commodity prices portend slowing growth and concern investors? Russ Koesterich discusses.

Even Bullish News Can’t Inspire Oil Prices (USO)

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From Tsvetana Paraskova: The sentiment in the oil market has soured so much over the past two months that investors seem to be reacting to every piece of bearish news, and largely ignoring bullish signs from the industry.
NYSE:USO July 13, 2017 6:44am

Unexpectedly Large Crude Draw Pushes Oil Higher (USO)

From Julianne Geiger: The American Petroleum Institute (API) reported a huge draw of 8.133 million barrels in United States crude oil inventories, compared to analyst's expectations that this week would see a much more modest draw of 2.99 million barrels for the week ending July 7.
NYSE:USO July 12, 2017 6:56am

OPEC’s Empty Promises Can’t Save Oil (USO)

From Zainab Calcuttawala: High demand for air conditioning and fuel for road trips make summer the best time for the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to cut production or exports to end or lessen the supply glut that has plagued oil markets for three years.
NYSE:USO July 11, 2017 8:38am

Wheat Outperformed All Other Commodities In 1st Half Of 2017 (WEAT)

Of the 14 commodities we track closely at U.S. Global Investors, wheat rose to take the top spot for the first half of 2017, returning more than 25 percent.
NYSE:WEAT July 10, 2017 10:43am

No Reason To Expect An Oil Rally This Year (USO)

From Nick Cunningham: The oil market is suffering from whip lash. After plunging close to $42 per barrel in late June, and officially entering a bear market, WTI has gained nearly 10 percent in two weeks. By the end of this past week, however, prices were down again.

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