Commodity Stocks

Commodity trading is about investing in natural resources and precious metals.

Natural resources include oil and other fossil fuels. And precious metals include gold, silver and platinum — to name a few.

Several factors define the day to day trading in this market. Trends, public opinion, put options and trading strategies all add to the risk factor in commodities.

To make informed commodity trading decisions, I focus on four things:

  1. Emerging market demands.
  2. And the strength of the U.S. dollar.

Below you’ll find the latest news and my take on the commodities market in the U.S.

 

Gains in Gold: Countries to Profit From

Gains in Gold: Countries to Profit From

It’s a Great Time to be a Gold Miner… As I pulled up gold prices on Bloomberg, I couldn’t help but hear his words again: “I’m telling you, it’s great to be a gold miner right now.” Spoken by the CEO of a gold mining company that operates in Mexico and...
It’s Time to Look at Mining Stocks

It’s Time to Look at Mining Stocks

From 2011 to 2016, the World Mining Index lost over 75% of its value. It’s only just begun to claw its way back. The recent 10% drop over a couple days has some investors looking for a new place to park their cash. Mining stocks might be the place. That’s because the...