New York Mercantile Exchange

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  2. Is Your Stock Headed South?

    Don't let your portfolio go with it! Find out which signs to watch out for.
  3. A Silver Primer

    Find out what affects the price of silver, the types of investments that can be made ...
  4. A Primer On Palladium

    This rare metal is being used in the industry more and more. See how you can get ...
  5. ETFs Provide Easy Access To Energy Commodities

    Hedge against rising energy prices and diversify your portfolio with these funds. ...
  6. ETF Tracking Errors: Is Your Fund Falling Short?

    Find out the size and causes of ETF tracking errors and which funds are at risk. ...
  1. How can I hedge against rising diesel prices?

    In early 2007, the New York Mercantile Exchange announced that traders would be able to buy or sell futures contracts on ...
  2. Who sets the price of commodities?

    Commodities are extremely important as they are essential factors in the production of other goods. A wide of array of commodities ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Bond Ladder

    A portfolio of fixed-income securities in which each security has a significantly different maturity date. The purpose of ...
  2. Duration

    A measure of the sensitivity of the price (the value of principal) of a fixed-income investment to a change in interest rates. ...
  3. Dove

    An economic policy advisor who promotes monetary policies that involve the maintenance of low interest rates, believing that ...
  4. Cyclical Stock

    An equity security whose price is affected by ups and downs in the overall economy. Cyclical stocks typically relate to companies ...
  5. Front Running

    The unethical practice of a broker trading an equity based on information from the analyst department before his or her clients ...
  6. After-Hours Trading - AHT

    Trading after regular trading hours on the major exchanges. The increasing popularity of electronic communication networks ...
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