Commodities had delivered outsized returns compared to most other asset classes since the start of the millennium until the financial crisis. Insatiable demand from China and other emerging nations fueled the unprecedented rally in commodities NYSE:DBA May 20, 2014 1:04pm
Daniela Pylypczak:The rapid development of the ETF industry has democratized the world of commodity investing, allowing average investors to add exposure to a variety of different commodities through a single ticker. ETPs are proving to be the most efficient means for achieving such exposure NYSE:GCC October 16, 2012 11:09am
Carolyn Pairitz: Even the most focused investors know that the best way to defend their portfolio against risk is to diversify their assets. This is even more true for commodity ETF investors, where too often funds claim to be “diversified” but still have upwards of 70% of their total assets NYSE:BLND October 10, 2012 1:43pm
Mike Burnick: Last week, the S&P Goldman Sachs Commodity Index (GSCI) closed up 21 percent from its June low. Since a 20 percent move is the accepted milestone for measuring bull and bear markets … this puts the popular index of raw NYSE:GCC August 30, 2012 1:01pm
Jonathan Yates: Jim Rogers has a warning for investors: “Prepare for another lost decade.” Due to the easy money policies of global central bankers, there will be little if any economic growth in the years ahead.
Stoyan Bojinov: With the rapid development of the exchange-traded product industry, many investors now have the ability to add broad-based commodity exposure to their portfolios. ETPs are proving to be the most efficient means for achieving such exposure by offering low expense ratios, NYSE:GCC November 21, 2011 4:15pm