Tag: Commodities

Core Income Refresh – Part 2 Commodities

Core Income Refresh – Part 2 Commodities

In the second edition of the Core Income Refresh series we examine the Commodity sectors, both of which are very sensitive to economic conditions. These sectors tend to outperform during the late stages of an economic expansion, which happens to […]

How Commodities Performed In H1 2017

How Commodities Performed In H1 2017

If you’re looking for action, the commodities sector has traditionally been a good place to find it. With wild price swings, massive up-cycles, exciting resource discoveries, and extreme weather events all playing into things, there’s usually never a dull day […]

ChartBrief 78 – Commodities Crossroads

ChartBrief 78 – Commodities Crossroads

Commodities are at a crossroads (as an asset class, i.e. looking at the broad investable index, in this case the GSCI Light Energy Index).  Speculative futures positioning has collapsed from the most bullish (net-long) point in more than 10 years, […]