How To Crush Contango With ETFs (USL, CORN, GLD, UNG, USO, CRUD)

Todd Shriber:  Commodities novices and seasoned vets alike need to be aware of the “C” word and by “C” word I don’t mean corn, cotton or Cushing, Oklahoma. I mean contango. The simple definition of contango is when the price of a near-dated, or front-month, futures contract is above
NYSE:CORN July 20, 2011 5:40pm

Stephen Schork: Buy Oil Producers, Not Oil Futures or ETFs

So you're tired of getting gouged at the pump and would like to extract some manner of revenge against the high price of oil and gasoline. Great idea. But before you wander into the oil futures pits of the NYMEX or snap up a conveniently bundled ETF
NYSE:BNO June 23, 2011 11:09am


If the forecasts of Jay Feuerstein, the CEO of managed futures trading firm 2100 Xenon, come true, a lot of investors are going to get crushed by an oncoming train wreck in commodities and equities. "You've got global
NYSE:BNO June 15, 2011 11:03am

Double Oil Shocker: The Possible End of OPEC… ExxonMobil’s Big Find

Two days ago in Vienna, the 12 members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) spent five hours bickering, and ultimately failed to reach an agreement to increase production quotas. This was the first time that happened in 20 years. That’s not particularly good news for motorists, who could be facing higher prices at the pump as a result. Crude traders were stunned, and sent oil prices
NYSE:OIL June 13, 2011 10:41am

April ETF Data: Assets Set Record, EEM Strikes Back (SPY, QQQ, EEM, VWO, USO, XOP, XLE, CORN, CRUD, NAGS)

ETF assets climbed to a new all time record in April according to the latest data from the National Stock Exchange, with a total of $1.14 trillion in more than 1,200 products at the end of last month
NASDAQ:QQQ May 6, 2011 12:29pm

iPath Rolls Out 18 “Pure Beta” Commodity ETNs (DIRT, WEET, HEVY, CORN, NAGS, CRUD, USCI)

Barclays Bank PLC rolled out 18 new exchange-traded notes on Thursday, introducing a new suite of products designed to give investors exposure to various commodities. Each of the new ETNs
NYSE:CORN April 22, 2011 12:59pm

Q&A: Talking Commodity ETFs With Sal Gilbertie Of Teucrium

Recently we sat spoke with Sal Gilbertie President of Teucrium to discuss the market for commodity ETPs and how these investments could make for an interesting component of a
NYSE:CORN April 14, 2011 4:07pm

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