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Commodities Analysis & Opinion

Gold Gains 2%, Yet May Face Downside Pressure
By ICN.com  - Jan 03, 2014

Precious-Gold climbed on Thursday, gaining around 2 percent, on some buying by investors after the drop in price to the lowest level in six months.   The remarkable drop in prices has encouraged some ...

Crude Falls On A Strengthened Dollar In New York
By ICN.com  - Jan 03, 2014

The black gold remains on trading for a third day below $100 a barrel in New York despite of cheerful data released today on the U.S soil from the labor and manufacturing sector as the current firm ...

Brent Picks Up Ahead Of The Weekend
By Benzinga  - Jan 03, 2014

After falling 2.7 percent on Thursday, Brent crude oil gained on Friday and traded at $108.38 at 8:55 GMT. The commodity has been trading volatility due to a combination of asset managers rebalancing ...

Gail Tverberg
Why A Finite World Is A Problem
By Gail Tverberg - Jan 03, 2014

Why is a finite world a problem? I can think of many answers:   1. A finite world is a problem because we and all of the other creatures living in this world share the same piece of “real estate.” If ...

Igor Rakhmanov
Gold: Long Term Chart
By Igor Rakhmanov - Jan 03, 2014

This is the long horizon 50x2 P&F chart of Gold, the second chart from a series of the long-term charts of different asset classes with projected price targets. The long horizon SPX chart you can see ...

Nicholas Santiago
3 Reasons This May Be Gold’s Bottom
By Nicholas Santiago - Jan 02, 2014

Gold has been one of the most hated commodities in the world since it peaked in September 2011 at $1923.70 an ounce. At that time, the precious metal was upgraded by J.P. Morgan Chase to $2500 an ...

Peter Schiff
The Long And The Short Of Gold Investing
By Peter Schiff - Jan 02, 2014

There are two types of gold investors: those trying to make money on short-term market timing and those looking for long-term asset preservation. It was the fear-driven trading of the former that ...

Gregor Horvat
Crude Oil Is Pointing Down Again
By Gregor Horvat - Jan 02, 2014

Crude oil reversed sharply to the upside at the end of November, after five waves down completed an extended wave 3, which is typically the strongest wave in a five wave cycle. As such, we assume that...