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Commodities Analysis & Opinion

Bob Kirtley
Understanding Risk Reward Dynamics
By Bob Kirtley - Dec 19, 2014

Many investors use strategies that target the greatest possible returns from their trades. However in doing so they often forget or misjudge the risks that they are taking in order to earn those ...

Peter Grant
Gold Higher But Choppy After Fed
By Peter Grant - Dec 18, 2014

Gold rallied along with stocks and the dollar overseas, reaching an intraday high of 1213.86. However, the gains could not be sustained and the yellow metal dropped back below $1200. The SNB announced...

Cheap Oil Won't Help EUR, JPY
By MahiFX - Dec 18, 2014

Cheap oil is good for the economies of the US, Europe and Japan and the recent plunge in prices should support the USD, but for the EUR and JPY, the dynamics are more nuanced. The interpretation many ...

Karim Rahemtulla
OPEC’s Losing Strategy
By Karim Rahemtulla - Dec 18, 2014 1

Americans better fill up their gas tanks now, because oil prices are going back up soon. Oil broke through $70 per barrel, just as I predicted. Prices may continue to drop to around $50 briefly, but ...

Gold Holds Steady Ahead Of Fed Meeting
By ICN.com  - Dec 18, 2014

Gold prices were holding below $1,200 an ounce on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s policy meeting later in the day. Investors remained cautious ahead of the ...

Crude Oil: Today's Outlook
By ICN.com  - Dec 18, 2014

The price is still fluctuating around the pivotal level 55.60 at 161.9% correction of the upside move starting from 77.20 to 112.21, waiting to break this level again and stabilize below it to ...

Silver: Today's Outlook
By ICN.com  - Dec 18, 2014

Silver is trading close to 23.6% correction that is close to the key resistance level of the downside move. Breaching 16.00 at 23.6% is required to confirm extending the upside move, and without ...

Gold: European Session
By ICN.com  - Dec 18, 2014

Levels 1181.85 stood still against the bearish attempts yesterday, and Gold is trading today around the psychological barrier 1200.00 again. The metal should breach 1205.00 to confirm extending the ...

Forex Million
Gold: Forecast
By Forex Million - Dec 18, 2014

Main scenario:The pair is trading along an downtrend.The downtrend may be expected to continue in case the market drops below support level 1190, which will be followed by reaching support level ...

Charles Hugh Smith
What's The Gold-Oil Ratio Telling Us?
By Charles Hugh Smith - Dec 18, 2014 1

Based on historical Gold-Oil ratios, oil appears extraordinarily cheap right now. One way to establish if a commodity or asset is relatively expensive or inexpensive is to price it in something other ...

Ed Yardeni
Crude Oil: Anatomy Of A Glut
By Ed Yardeni - Dec 18, 2014

We now have November data compiled by Oil Market Intelligence on global oil demand and supply. The data show that world crude oil revenues and outlays, at an annual rate, plunged by $1.1 trillion ...