Posts Tagged ‘Commodities News’

Commodities: Metals Under Fire, Crude Oil Searching For Direction

Metals are broadly under pressure as investors appear to rethink the asset group’s overall appeal while crude oil is searching for direction along with sentiment trends.

Commodities decline as gold, oil futures finish lower

Fri 2:42 pm by Deborah Bacal Gold futures finished down on Friday, posting a loss of 1.8% for the week as the yellow metal consistently failed to reclaim the key $1,700 an ounce level.

Investing in Commodities: The Outlook for 2013-14

Here’s the Morgan Stanley report rundown on eight commodities headed for price gains: Aluminum: Further infrastructure- and construction-related stimulus from Chinashould move prices up in 2013. But the current level of supplies and high production capacity will put a floor on prices in 2014. Aluminum ended 2012 at $2,087/metric ton. The projection for 2013 and 2014 […]

COMMODITIES-Oil flat, wheat up after mostly soft week for commods

* Brent crude flat at around $113; US crude up for 7th week * Wheat surges on strong US exports * Arabica coffee up on continued fears of coffee « leaf rust » * Copper down as Chile’s Collahuasi mine raises output * Gold’s safe-haven allure dimmed by Germany’s bullish data

Commodities News :Cotton fell for the first time in eight sessions after the government reported

SOFT COMMODITIES Cotton fell for the first time in eight sessions after the government reported slowing export from the U.S., the world’s top shipper. Sugar and cocoa also dropped, while orange juice and coffee gained.