Are Copper ETFs In Trouble?

copperThe commodity ETF space has seen only a few winners so far this year, thanks to a strong dollar and weak demand. Some products in the energy or soft commodities space (like natural gas, cotton or cocoa) have added double digits but others
NYSE:CPER May 7, 2013 11:12am

A Massive Landslide Shifts The Copper Supply

copperFrank Holmes: The U.S. mining industry was dealt a devastating blow as Kennecott Utah Copper's Bingham Canyon Mine experienced a pit wall failure causing a massive landslide with rocks and dirt covering the bottom of the mine pit.
NYSE:JJC April 17, 2013 3:17pm

Stocks Remain Vulnerable To More Weakness (IWO, TLT, XLU, RWM, UUP, IYM, KOL, JJC)

wall-street-etfChris Ciovacco: An extended U.S. stock market was handed some bad European news Monday. From MarketWatch:
NYSE:IWO February 25, 2013 6:59pm

Will Gold & Silver Follow Copper’s Upside Breakout? (GLD, SLV, AGQ, IAU, JJC)

gold silver metalsMichael Noonan: The unshiny metal may be outshining its other metal cousins as its price has an upside breakout. As with any potential move, it remains potential until confirmed by the next successful retest. This is true for any move in any market. Confirmation is a critical and overlooked
NYSE:AGQ February 5, 2013 1:11pm

This Mining Sector’s Ready For A Big Move (CU, JJC, RIO, FCX, SCCO)

copperSasha Cekerevac: When it comes to developing and creating a long-term investment strategy for your portfolio, one of the more difficult aspects is maintaining a focus on the horizon. What this means is that sometimes one needs to look past the short-term aberrations and focus
NASDAQ:CU February 4, 2013 6:40pm

Copper Prices Are Setting Up To Make A Huge Move (JJC, COPX, HBM, SCCO, KAZ, XTA)

Chris Vermeulen: With 2012 now behind us it’s time to start looking for some new long term investments which have big potential gains in the new year. Copper is one metal that has caught my eye.
NYSE:COPX January 4, 2013 1:35pm

Gold, Copper, Platinum Stuck In Contango

Jared Cummans: As traders try to make their way through the volatile and often dangerous world of commodities, the futures curve is one of the most important aspects to focus on. Many traders look for contangoed curves to either make savvy trades or avoid potential blunders
NYSE:GLD October 15, 2012 12:08pm

How Copper ETFs Have Performed So Far In 2012 (CU, JJC, FCX, RIO, SCCO)

Tony Daltorio: The history of copper and its two main alloys, bronze and brass, is basically a chapter by chapter story of humankind’s progress from the Stone Age to the present. It was the first metal used in any quantity by people thanks to it being very ductile, malleable and resistance
NASDAQ:CU October 11, 2012 11:13am

For Day Traders: The Most Liquid ETF For Every Commodity (GLD, SLV, USO, UNG, UGA, CORN, JJC, BNO)

Jared Cummans: The introduction of commodity ETFs brought trading to a whole new level, as your average retail investor now has the opportunity to trade something like natural gas futures through a single ticker. As the years have gone on, a number of these products have grown
NYSE:BAL October 10, 2012 11:18am

Money Printing: Good For Stocks – Bad For Bonds (GLD, SPY, GDX, TLT, XME, AGG, SLV, XLB)

Chris Ciovacco: As Ben Bernanke clearly stated during this week’s press conference, the Fed is trying to inflate the value of 401(k)s and residential real estate, which is another
NYSE:AGG September 15, 2012 11:48am

Marc Faber: Why Industrial Commodities Will Continue To Fail (DBB, JJC, RIO)

Jared Cummans: Marc Faber, who shares the moniker “Dr. Doom” with Nouriel Roubini, has made a name for himself not only from his intelligence, but also from his outspoken
NYSE:DBB September 9, 2012 9:52am

Commodity Investors Beware: Copper, Gold, Silver Sitting In Steep Contango (GLD, SLV, JJC)

Jared Cummans: When it comes to commodity trading, few words are more serious in an investor’s vocabulary than contango. This phenomenon has been known to burn
NYSE:GLD July 14, 2012 11:01pm

Markets Pointing Toward Rally In Risk (SLV, JJC, XME, OIH, EFA, IWV, IWD, TLT, SH, INDEXSP:.INX)

Chris Ciovacco: John Williams, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, delivered a risk-friendly speech in Portland, Oregon on Thursday.
NYSE:EFA July 12, 2012 10:56pm

Short-Euro, Long-Treasuries Overcrowded and Risky Trades (SPY, PIN, TBT, DBA, JJC, DBO, IWM, XME)

Chris Ciovacco: It’s easy and comfortable to join the bullish Treasury club and the mob currently bearish on the euro. Despite the hopes of the masses, it may be very uncomfortable to learn contrarian analysis, bailout progress in Europe and numerous
NYSE:DBO July 9, 2012 11:21am

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