Commodities

  1. Ending The Limits On U.S. Crude Oil Exports

    As US storage capacity reaches its limit, industry participants and their lobby groups ...
  2. Prospects of Gold ETFs GDX vs. GDXJ

    Eyeing gold? A comparison of the prospects of the Market Vectors Gold Miners and ...
  3. Want to Go Long Natural Gas? Eye the UGAZ ETN

    Is UGAZ the best way to play natural gas? Maybe not.
  4. Bulk Shipping Companies Struggle As Markets Soften

    The "soft" dry bulk shipping market that confronts shipping companies is a result ...
  5. Why Low Oil Prices Benefit Saudi Arabia?

    Saudi Arabia's large currency reserves and dominant position in the oil market allows ...
  6. How To Valuate The Market Price Of A Commodity

    We explain how to analyze the market price of commodities including, gold, cocoa, ...
  1. Watch Out For Falling Copper Prices

    Commodity traders have been turning their attention toward copper prices over the ...
  2. Prospects of Gold ETFs GDX vs. GDXJ

    Eyeing gold? A comparison of the prospects of the Market Vectors Gold Miners and ...
  3. 5 Charts That Suggest Gold Stocks Are Headed ...

    The spot price of gold has been trading within a consistent downtrend.
  4. Want to Go Long Natural Gas? Eye the UGAZ ETN

    Is UGAZ the best way to play natural gas? Maybe not.
  5. These Oil Service Stocks Are Ready For A Move ...

    In the oil services sector, active traders have been trying hard to establish a floor ...
  6. Watch Out Below For Falling Lumber Prices

    A drop in the spot price of lumber shows that the bears have pushed the price below ...
  1. Top ETFs And What They Track: A Tutorial

    This Investopedia tutorial provides an introduction to the leading exchange-traded ...
  2. Guide To Oil And Gas Plays In North America

    Oil and gas shales in North America have been known for decades, but most investors ...
  3. Commodities Outlook For The Remainder Of 2012

    In examining the possibilities for commodities in the second half of 2012, the situation ...
  4. Commodity Investing 101

    From the orange juice we drink to the gas we use to power our vehicles and heat our ...
  1. What other precious metals are there beyond gold and silver?

    Discover the other, lesser-known precious metals such as platinum and palladium, which are more tied to the industrial economy ...
  2. What countries have the largest gold reserves?

    Find out which countries have the largest gold reserve stockpiles, and learn why governments still feel that it's necessary ...
  3. What commodities are not tradable?

    Learn about some of the durable and consumable goods that are not considered tradable commodities and why these goods cannot ...
  4. What are the main benchmarks for tracking the performance of the metals and mining ...

    Discover how benchmarks are useful to investors and a variety of indexes and ETFs that can be used as benchmarks to track ...
  1. 5 Metals That May Be Brighter Than Gold

    Many metals could be better investments than gold because they're more versatile ...
  2. Top 10 Green Industries

    Put a little green in your wallet by investing in these growing areas.
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