First and Last Word on Metals and Mining

Commodities

Sort By:

RSS Feed

After a brief hiatus, Sino-Forest (TSX: TRE; Pink Sheets: SNOFF) has once again taken the main stage on the fraud circuit after a temporary trading halt by the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) on Friday August 26 followed by a not-so-temporary extension at … Read More →

This post related to company | Posted in Analysis, Charlatan Exposed, Commodities | Tagged | 22 Comments

Sino-Forest (TSX: TRE; Pink Sheets: SNOFF) is the biggest Chinese stock fraud of all time according to Carson Block of Muddy Waters LLC as detailed in a 39 page “research” report published on June 2, 2011 and followed by a bullet … Read More →

This post related to company | Posted in Analysis, Charlatan Exposed, Commodities | Tagged , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Although we’ve been looking for a while, we haven’t found any big picture technical views of commodities that we really like. Therefore, we recently started working with our institutional-level market technicians, Eidetic Research, to put together an analysis that can help guide and keep us … Login or Subscribe to read more →

Posted in Commodities, Member Only, Technical Analysis | 9 Comments

NOTE: We were planning to complete a generic gold and silver market update earlier this week but current events are very much being driven by a single geopolitical force at the moment so we thought it would be more appropriate … Read More →

Posted in Commodities, Gold Market, Oil & Gas | Tagged , , , | 23 Comments

We started talking about the upcoming crash in China this past summer and the upcoming crash in copper prices this past December. We said China might start showing crisis signs as early as November 2009 and copper could start a … Login or Subscribe to read more →

Posted in Commodities, Copper Market, Crazy Market Thoughts, Member Only, Speculative Trading Ideas | 8 Comments

Over the past year or so, I’ve written several times about the interesting situation in the crude oil market that essentially allows a few big players to lock in an arbitrage profit by storing crude oil in tankers offshore and … Read More →

Posted in Commodities, Crazy Market Thoughts, Speculative Trading Ideas | Tagged , | 8 Comments

Brent Cook wrote an excellent article last week, Pig Farmers are Making Brent Nervous. This is a must read and in many ways reinforces the themes we’ve discussed here for several months now with respect to the speculative nature of … Login or Subscribe to read more →

Posted in Commodities, Copper Market, Gold Market Fundamentals, Member Only | 2 Comments

There is no “dollar carry trade”. Yes, FOREX traders are short the U.S. dollar in massive proportions and part of the reason for this is the interest differential they receive when buying, say, the Australian dollar/U.S. dollar pair (over 3% … Login or Subscribe to read more →

Posted in Commodities, Crazy Market Thoughts, Gold Market Fundamentals, Market Update, Member Only | 8 Comments

Last Friday gold tried mightily to attain a new closing high on the weekly chart but could not manage it, setting up the possibility, at a minimum, of a normal autumn correction (as opposed to the abnormal one we had … Login or Subscribe to read more →

Posted in Alert Flag, Commodities, Gold Market Fundamentals, Member Only, Speculative Trading Ideas | 3 Comments

Today oil reversed and climbed back above $70 per barrel as the Energy Information Administration reported a “surprise” 8 million barrel drop of crude oil in storage. This drawdown wiped out the buildup over the past few weeks, yet it … Login or Subscribe to read more →

Posted in Commodities, Gold Market Fundamentals, Member Only | 7 Comments
Page 1 of 212

web design by Web Design Jakarta. WordPress code & SEO Optimized by WordPress Expert.