2022 Was All About Extremes in Commodities

Over the past 12 months, the boom and bust tendency for wheat, oil and gas was put on full display, but will 2023 go back to the fundamentals?

Do Precious Metals Know Something the Equity Markets Do Not?

We shall see as 2023 begins to unfold, with the movement of the dollar being a key factor for how various asset classes will move.

This Weekend's Assignment: A Study on Gas, Sugar Trades

Here are two 'paper trades' I've put together to learn about how commodities work and to get the swing of trading them -- safely.

TotalEnergies Shows Further Gains Are Ahead

TTE has a strong upside price target.

Vale: Mining a Stock With Long-Term Promise

Over the years, I have learned to look beyond current distractions and focus on longer-term trends.

Why Oil Speculators Throwing in the Towel Is a Bullish Sign for Crude

Speculators have been slowly liquidating their long positions to the smallest seen in at least five years.

Can China Save the Global Economy?

As China continues to loosen Covid restrictions and gets ready to celebrate its New Year starting Jan. 22, let's look at commodity prices.

Searching for a 'Fund of Funds' ETF? I Know Where One Is 'Hiding'

Let's uncover the Alpha Architect Inflation and Deflation exchange-traded fund.

Feeling Like Scrooge, but a Hopeful Scrooge

Here's why I'm in risk-off mode, but still see some hopeful hedges.

Surprising and Not So Surprising in 2022

Here are four takeaways for the year.