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

Oil Prices: Headed Up or Down?

Are oil prices headed up or down? If Saudi Arabia has anything to say about it, quite possibly down. Over the past several months, the kingdom has been clandestinely raising production levels. It’s been undertaking this in advance of Wednesday’s OPEC meeting. It’s attempting to placate American, Chinese, and European oil consumers. According to an article in the Financial Times, the Saudis want to bring
NYSE:BNO June 14, 2011 12:05pm

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

ETFs: Energy Sector Trade Opportunity

Commodities are a hot topic. Let’s take a look at the Energy Select Sector ETF (NYSE:XLE) in the weekly time frame. Auction Market Principles defined XLE as being in the horizontal phase of
NYSE:XLE May 18, 2011 1:47pm

Five Reasons Oil Prices Will Likely Stay High

Sean Brodrick:  After tumbling last week, crude oil prices rebounded hard this week. So who can blame investors for being confused? Are oil prices going to march higher again, or slump back
NYSE:USO May 13, 2011 11:24am

Technical Trading: Crude Oil ETFs In Focus

David Fry From ETF Digest  goes into detail on crude oil discussing the impact for ETFs like the United States Oil ETF (NYSE:USO) and the United States 12 Month Oil ETF (NYSE:USL) in the video
NYSE:USL May 11, 2011 4:47pm

Friday, May 6, 2011 ETF To Watch: United States Oil Fund (USO, XOM, CVX)

Crude Oil has been the talk of the financial media for several weeks now. When 2011 began, oil was sitting well below $10o per barrel, and it didn’t seem that it would be making any meteoric jumps in
NYSE:USO May 6, 2011 9:31am

IndexIQ Debuts A New Global Oil Small Cap ETF (IOIL, XLE, IXC, IEO, XOP)

IndexIQ rolled out the latest ETF offering exposure to oil companies today, debuting the IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF (NYSE:IOIL). The new ETF will be the first exchange-traded product to offer
NYSE:IEO May 5, 2011 3:11pm

This Commodities Correction Is Nearing The Buy Zone (GLD, UGL, SLV, DZZ, SPY, USL, USO, IAU, DIA)

Toby Connor:  Gold (NYSE:GLD) is on day 4 of the decline into it's daily cycle low. On average gold (NYSE:UGL) puts in a cycle trough about every 20-30 days. This one has stretched slightly long

Dan Dicker: Hopeless About Dodd-Frank

Mike Norman (Norman): Hi everybody, and welcome to I’m Mike Norman, your host. Today my guest is Dan Dicker, author of the book “Oil’s Endless Bid.”
NYSE:USL April 27, 2011 12:29pm

High Gasoline Prices Are Costing U.S. Consumers $360 Million More A Day At The Pump

Bob van der Valk: This year is an instant replay of 2008 with the average price of regular gasoline in the US expected to reach $4 per gallon in the next month. Californians have already surpassed
NYSE:BNO April 14, 2011 12:53pm

Summer Outlook: Look For Oil Prices To Surge To $150 On Demand and MENA Turmoil

Jason Simpkins:  Money Morning predicted in its 2011 Outlook series that oil prices would see $100 a barrel by summer. And that's proven to be true - but not entirely for the reasons we

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