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Commodities Analysis & Opinion

Tiho Brkan
Gold’s Short vs. Long-Term View
By Tiho Brkan - Apr 11, 2014

Gold has outperformed other asset classes over the quarter. Gold has outperformed all other major asset classes over the last quarter. The chart above shows that up until recently, the yellow metal ...

ICM Brokers
Oil And Gold Analysis: April 11, 2014
By ICM Brokers - Apr 11, 2014

Crude OilWest Texas Intermediate oil headed for a weekly gain amid signs of rising fuel demand while its discount to London’s Brent narrowed to the smallest gap in more than six months on ...

Peter Brandt
Many Great Looking Charts
By Peter Brandt - Apr 11, 2014

Presented without comment — since so many of you skeptics do not believe in the value of charting. When us chartists get it wrong (and we do) you claim charting does not work. When you macro econo ...

T. Marc Schober
Wheat Sales Hit Marketing Year Low
By T. Marc Schober - Apr 11, 2014

U.S. US Wheat sales declined sharply reaching a marketing year low and have declined nine out of the last ten weeks. Wheat exports increased slightly from the past week. Corn sales and export levels ...

Gold Up 1.1% Trading At $1,318
By Dailyfx  - Apr 11, 2014

Gold is up 1.1% on the week with the precious metal trading at $1318 ahead of the New York Close on Friday. The rally comes on the back of a substantial sell-off in broader risk assets with US stock ...

Peter Grant
Gold Extends Gains On FOMC Minutes, Ukraine
By Peter Grant - Apr 10, 2014 1

Gold jumped to a two-week high of 1324.43, boosted by yesterday’s release of dovish minutes from the March FOMC meeting. Ongoing tensions in Ukraine are keeping the yellow metal underpinned as ...

James Chen
Gold’s Tentative Recovery
By James Chen - Apr 10, 2014

Gold (daily chart shown below) has begun a tentative recovery within the past week that has pushed the precious metal back up to its 50-day moving average. This occurs after a plunge during the latter...

Gold To Resume Lower?
By Dailyfx  - Apr 10, 2014

Talking Points Cyclical turning point this week Weakness in metal after Friday would confirm top The price action in Gold leading into this week’s turn window has been less than ideal. Given ...

Euro Pacific
Chinese Checkers With Gold Prices
By Euro Pacific - Apr 10, 2014

For decades many of us in the hard money world have speculated that cloak and dagger activity by large financial interests has played a large role in determining performance in the Gold market. The ...

Brent Dips On Weak Chinese Data
By Benzinga  - Apr 10, 2014

Brent crude oil suffered after weaker than expected Chinese trade data brought demand concerns to the front of investors' minds. The commodity traded at $107.64 at 7:18 GMT on Thursday morning as ...

Chris Kimble
Could Gold Bugs Rally Big Again?
By Chris Kimble - Apr 10, 2014 1

Twice in the past 15 years the Gold Bugs/S&P 500 ratio was oversold (2001 & 2009). But then the Gold Bugs index rallied in excess of 150%. The ratio remains deeply oversold at this time and ...