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Commodities Analysis & Opinion

Brent Steady At $111, All Eyes Still On Syria
By Benzinga  - Sep 13, 2013

Brent crude oil dipped lower on Thursday as the UN moved forward on a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Syria. The commodity traded at $111.61 at 7:30 GMT on Thursday morning. With the US working ...

Tim Knight
The Mark Of Zorro: Shorting Zillow
By Tim Knight - Sep 13, 2013

I’ve been trying to shake off my “why did I buy gold” blues all morning long. I’m in the green right now, thanks to my 80 shorts, but my two stupid longs (GDX and GLD) created ...

T. Marc Schober
Corn Yields Higher Despite Warm Weather
By T. Marc Schober - Sep 13, 2013

The USDA surprised analysts with an increase in average corn yields to 155.3 bushels per acre, increasing the ending stocks-to-use ratio slightly to 14.6%. The 2013 corn crop is expected to be the ...

David Solin
Stay Short Gold, More Downside Ahead
By David Solin - Sep 12, 2013

A quick note, as been discussing, the gold etf (GLD) has been more precise in catching important levels lately, so will continue to use it (also as a proxy for gold), at least for now.Gold (GLD) ...

James Chen
Gold Falls Back To Key Support
By James Chen - Sep 12, 2013

Gold has fallen back toward key support around the 1320 price region, establishing a new four-week low.This occurred during the course of two weeks of marked bearishness after the precious metal ...