Archive for Commodities & Metals

WTI Crude Oil Speculators raised net positions for 3rd straight week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email WTI Crude Oil Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators increased their net positions in the WTI crude oil futures markets for the third straight week through Tuesday of last week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on […]

Gold Speculators boosted their bullish net positions for 5th week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Gold Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators and traders increased their net positions in the gold futures markets last week for a fifth consecutive week and to the highest level in over five months, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity […]

Copper Speculators continued to drop their bullish net positions

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Copper Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators and traders decreased their net positions in the copper futures markets last week for the third straight week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday. The non-commercial futures […]

Silver Speculators trimmed their bullish net positions last week

By CountingPips.com – Get our weekly COT Reports by Email Silver Non-Commercial Positions: Large speculators and traders slightly pulled back on their bullish net positions in the silver futures markets last week off of their record high levels, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) […]

Taxpayer Pain, Debt Ceiling; Frank Holmes on Trump and Gold

By Money Metals News Service Welcome to this week’s Market Wrap Podcast, I’m Mike Gleason. Coming up Frank Holmes, CEO of U.S. Global Investors joins me to share his thoughts on Trump’s first 100 days, the resetting that’s going on the global political front and gives what he sees as a very realistic price target […]

Red Eagle Declares Commercial Production at San Ramon

By The Gold Report Source: https://www.streetwisereports.com/pub/na/17405 Commercial production was declared at Red Eagle Resources’ San Ramon mine in Colombia, nearly five months after announcing the first gold pour. Source: Red Eagle Corporate Presentation On April 10, Red Eagle Mining Corp. (R:TSX; RDEMF:OTCQX; R:BVL) announced that it declared commercial production at its San Ramon mine in Antioquia, […]

Dark Star Shining Brightly for Gold Standard Ventures in Nevada

By The Gold Report Source: https://www.streetwisereports.com/pub/na/17407 Exploration company Gold Standard Ventures has reported multiple results from its Dark Star prospect at its 100%-owned Railroad-Pinon project over the past week and a half. Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (GSV:TSX.V; GSV:NYSE) has had a busy week with the agreement to acquire Battle Mountain Gold and the release of multiple […]

Global Yields Worth Holding

By The Gold Report Source: Adrian Day for The Gold Report   04/19/2017 Money manager Adrian Day reviews some of the companies in his portfolio, including some global companies with yields up to 7.5%. Loews Corp. (L:NYSE, 46.09) has finally made a long-awaited new acquisition, spending $1.2 billion of its $5 billion cash hoard to buy […]

NexGen Drill Results Continue Expansion

The Energy Report Source: https://www.streetwisereports.com/pub/na/17406 Drill results from NexGen Energy’s A3 Zone of the Arrow project have significantly expanded the zone to the northeast and have discovered massive pitchblende. Source: NexGen Energy Corporate Presentation NexGen Energy Ltd. (NXE:TSX; NXGEF:OTCQX) released results from 18 holes from its winter drill program at the Rook I property in Canada’s […]

Confusion Reigns. . .

Source: Michael J. Ballanger for The Gold Report   04/19/2017 Precious metals expert Michael Ballanger analyzes recent movements in the gold sector.   A few days ago, I postulated that despite the seasonal weakness most were anticipating in May and despite the sharp increase in Commercial shorting that was still below 2016 levels, the precious metals […]

Minaurum Gold Advancing Alamos Silver

Source: Thibaut Lepouttre for The Gold Report   04/19/2017 Thibaut Lepouttre, editor of Caesars Report, profiles Minaurum Gold, which is developing the historic Alamos project in Mexico, and interviews geologist Peter Magaw, a director of the company. Introduction Since our previous coverage of the company, the share price of Minaurum Gold Inc. (MGG:TSX.V) has more than […]

India’s $1.8 Trillion Gold Mine

By WallStreetDaily.com As longtime readers know, we love small caps here at Wall Street Daily — with good reason. During periods of economic expansion, small stocks often outperform blue chips by a wide margin. In fact, on swelling hopes of prosperity under President Trump, the market’s smallest stocks have gained 14% since the election — […]

Toward the New Gold-en Era

By Dan Steinbock In the past half a decade, gold prices were fueled by negative rates. Now gold is driven by geopolitical risks, efforts at gold-backed trade and local prices. Not so long ago, the conventional wisdom was that the continued recovery of the US economy would support rate hikes and thus the strengthening of […]

COFFEE: Technical Analysis – Return of El Nino is bullish for coffee prices

By IFCMarkets Return of El Nino is bullish for coffee prices Rising temperatures point to possibility of El Nino return, which may negatively affect coffee crops. Will coffee prices continue rising? World coffee production is expected to recover this season unless ocean temperatures again rise later this year, enabling the return of El Nino. A […]

The Letter I Wrote George Soros About Gold

By The Gold Report Source: https://www.streetwisereports.com/pub/na/17400 Gold is breaking out due to geopolitical concerns and continued conditions of negative real interest rates, says Lior Gantz, editor of Wealth Research Group. On technical aspects, gold is at a five-month high and surged above its 200-day moving average for the first time since November 2016. For four months, […]

WTI Crude gripped by oversupply fears

Article by ForexTime WTI Crude was exposed to sharp losses on Wednesday, with prices tumbling towards $50 after an unexpected weekly climb in U.S gasoline supplies compounded with existing oversupply fears. Although some losses were clawed back during early trading on Thursday as investors attempted to look beyond the oversupply dilemma and focus on the […]