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Commodities Analysis & Opinion

AG Thorson
Are Gold And Silver Breaking Down? By AG Thorson - Aug 19, 2016

The alternate scenario still has life, but we need to see some downward progress next week. Silver is closest to breaking down, and it may bring gold and miners with it. The dollar is key. If it ...

Tim Knight
Gold's Symmetric Triangle By Tim Knight - Aug 19, 2016

Well, it’s nice to see some red on the screen, although I’m far too cynical to think a single red quote will stick until the day is over. I will say, however, that precious metals are ...

Mike Paulenoff
Crude Oil Continues To Push Up And Away By Mike Paulenoff - Aug 19, 2016

Crude oil continues to grind higher after climbing above its former Jun-Aug down trendline in the vicinity of $46.00. Wednesday's early weakness to $45.84 in reaction to Tuesday evening's API Report ...

FIBO Group
Oil crashes through US$50 a barrell By FIBO Group - Aug 18, 2016

Oil prices broke through the US$50 a barrel mark today as speculation swarmed that Opec would move to freeze production at their upcoming meeting. The price has now risen over US$8 a barrel in 2 weeks...

Is Copper Moving Up? By TradingBanks - Aug 18, 2016

Earlier today, copper futures bounced back from the recent decline as the dollar slipped after the renewed rate-hike view. The red metal traded at 218.20 and slumped at 216.35 at the close of the ...

Dan Flynn
Same Old Song: Weather And Yields By Dan Flynn - Aug 18, 2016

As we stroll down the winding days of summer we still have a question of what yield this Corn crop will produce in which the majority of investors do not agree with the recent USDA’s estimates. ...

Arkadiusz Sieron
Gold Whipsaws After July FOMC Minutes By Arkadiusz Sieron - Aug 18, 2016 2

Yesterday, the minutes of the Federal Reserve's June meeting were released. What do they say about the Fed’s stance and what do they mean for the gold market? The release of minutes from the ...

Benedetto DiCostanzo
Crude Oil Marches Higher By Benedetto DiCostanzo - Aug 18, 2016

September crude oil continued its march to higher ground on Wednesday, August 17, as unexpected drawdowns in the EIA report surprise. The September contract tested support Wednesday morning as Saudi ...