Big Changes Underway In Commodities

May 31, 2016

There are big changes underway in the commodities markets that will translate into the markets for physical and derivatives moving away from the United States in the years ahead. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I look at the current currency, logistical and structural changes in the raw material markets that promise massive change in the years to come.

Article: Big Changes Underway In Commodities

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Lower Oil Prices Lower Production Costs For Other Commodities

February 16, 2016

The price of crude oil crude oil has dropped by over $75 per barrel in less than two years. In my latest article for About.com I explain why lower oil prices puts more money in the pockets of consumers, there are negative effects on the economy and the prices of other raw materials are likely to follow oil.

Article: Lower Oil Prices Lower Production Costs For Other Commodities

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Banks: Commodities Are The Hanging Judge

February 8, 2016

Banks around the world have been struggling under increased regulations since the 2008 financial crisis. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha I explain why although commodities have once again become alternative assets, the bear market in raw material prices is having a deleterious effect on banks all over the world as producer debts become problematic.

Article: Banks: Commodities Are The Hanging Judge

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Who Will Produce Commodities In The Future?

January 25, 2016

Editor’s Pick

The commodity bear market looks like it may claim some victims in 2016 if things keep going like they are at the start of the year. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha I examine the transformation of the commodity trading and producing industry over the past three plus decades and opine on the future.

Article: Who Will Produce Commodities In The Future?

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Commodity Production Primary Versus Secondary

January 21, 2014

In my latest article for About.com I examine how some commodities are produced as a result of primary production and others by secondary production. Secondary production is where one commodity is a byproduct of another.

Article: Commodity Production Primary Versus Secondary


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