Oil prices are increasing the number of rigs, putting pressure on prices. Soros sold his gold, should you? Iron ore is hot, but waiting until winter might provide better purchasing opportunities. Introduction Yesterday we discussed how Treasury Inflation-Protection Securities (or TIPS) are a great protection during times of inflation. Today we are going to take a deeper… Read More »Commodities: Stick To The Fundamentals, Beware Of Speculation
Iron ore prices are falling as supply continues to grow, while copper and zinc prices show signs of supply gaps forming. Low exploration and discoveries indicate that metals will be winners again in the future. The possibility of future inflation increases the appeal of commodities. Introduction Diversification is the ultimate protection against various economic factors,… Read More »Will A Bet On Commodities Pay Now?
Iron ore as a commodity faces long term oversupply. The shift to a service oriented economy lowers Chinese steel demand growth. Short term euphoria makes iron ore and related assets great for trading. Introduction Iron ore is the world’s most mined and commonly used metal as 98% of it is used to make steel. As… Read More »Investment Opportunities in Iron Ore