No one’s paying attention to this gold market indicator – but if it’s accurate, gold’s bear market could be here for a long while to come. Dominic Frisby investigates.
Commodities: the MoneyWeek view
November 2014: Buy miners Commodities continue to drift down, but miners now look appealing. Agricultural commodities haven't done very well either. But their long-term trajectory should be upward. Play this trend with fertiliser and farm equipment stocks.
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The price of oil in the future won’t be decided by the supply of crude, says Merryn Somerset Webb. It’ll be technology.
Swiss citizens are set to decide whether the central bank should be forced to increase its gold reserves. The prospect is making markets anxious. Why? Simon Wilson reports.
The falling oil price is good for consumers and the global economy, and opens up some great opportunities for investors, says John Stepek.
As the Ukraine crisis shows, investors can never be sure what’s around the corner. John Stepek explains one investment strategy that can give you peace of mind.
There has been carnage in the gold and silver markets. Dominic Frisby looks at how far the bear market has to go.
The gold price has suffered a steep decline as investors’ appetite for risk has risen.
The price of Brent crude has fallen to a four-year low following a price-cut from Saudi Arabia.
Switzerland is planning to vote on the country’s gold reserves. Dominic Frisby explains why the result could send the gold price soaring.
Market jitters have seen investors push the gold price higher.
Many Latin American countries depend on oil exports for income, says James McKeigue. Falling crude prices could spell trouble ahead.