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Commodities Analysis & Opinion

Justin Smyth
Platinum Getting Ready To Break Out?
By Justin Smyth - Jun 12, 2014

Platinum is testing the upper end of an ascending triangle for the 3rd or 5th time, depending on how you want to count it. The volume in the last 5 days has been impressive, a cluster of high volume ...

Peter Grant
Gold Higher On Heightened Risk Aversion
By Peter Grant - Jun 11, 2014

Gold firmed to another two-week high, amid heightened risk aversion, driven by the World Bank’s downgrade of global growth prospects for 2014. Dollar strength continues to limit the upside. The World ...

Marc Chandler
Oil's Surge
By Marc Chandler - Jun 11, 2014

West Texas Crude Oil prices are near their best levels of the year. The front month futures contract is near $104.50 a barrel. The high, thus far, this year was set in early March near $105.20 a ...

Anna Coulling
Gold’s Rally Looks Weak
By Anna Coulling - Jun 11, 2014

On the daily Gold chart we are at an interesting phase of price action. The weakness in the price of gold has been clearly evidenced since mid March, with each rally higher petering out. This was ...

Gold And Crude Consolidate In A Calm Market
By ICN.com  - Jun 11, 2014

Gold and crude prices traded in a narrow range for a second day with little news for investors to trade on and the overall volatility of the market along with this lack of data creating a neutral ...

Copper Now At A 1-Month Low
By MetalMiner  - Jun 11, 2014

Copper dropped to a one-month low on Tuesday as an investigation into metal financing in China prompted concern that a crackdown could hit trade in the metal. It continues to fall in morning trading ...