Tag Archives: Crude Oil

February 8, 2015 – War in Ukraine and ISIS in Iraq.

February 8, 2015 – War in Ukraine and ISIS in Iraq: The war in the Ukraine, between Russia and Ukraine, is fast approaching a major crisis point. The U.S. will supply the Eastern Ukrainian Rebels with weapons to stem the … Continue reading

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Global Futures and Options Volume by Category.

February 5, 2013 – Global Futures and Options Volume by Category in Billions of Contracts: The figures above reflect the total number of contracts traded, over the last six months, in billions of contracts on all world futures and options … Continue reading

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Oil Addiction!

August 20, 2012 – Addicted to Crude Oil: Above, is a chart of Crude Oil producers and users in millions of tons. Note the disproportionate “addiction” of the United States. Future expectations are for a big increase in usage by … Continue reading

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Lost in Space and Time!

August 20, 2012 – Lost in Space and Time: The Galactic battle for shirking Earth resources begins. The U.S. will never leave The Middle East – Why? Afghanistan has “rare earth” metals that the U.S. desperately needs, and are currently … Continue reading

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First Half Calendar Year 2012 Stocks and Futures Investment Resutls.

June 30, 2012 – 1st Half 2012 Stocks and Futures Investment Results: The clear winners are Soybeans, followed by theNASDAQ 100, Wheat, Corn, the S&P 500, Russell 2000 and Nikkei 225. The loser is Crude Oil. A table of the … Continue reading

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Low Interest Rates Fail to Boost Demand for Stocks – Barrons.com

May 12, 2012 – Investors Run for the Exits:  The financial world is dominated by two R words: repression and revulsion. The pair help explain the continued shunning of equities in favor of fixed-income investments that yield next to nothing—and … Continue reading

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J.P. Morgan Flags $2 Billion Trading Loss – WSJ.com

May 11, 2012 – All that Glitters is not Diamonds in $700 Trillion Derivatives Market:  A massive trading bet boomeranged on J.P. Morgan Chase JPM +0.25%& Co., leaving the bank with at least $2 billion in trading losses and its … Continue reading

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Saudi’s weapon against oil supply threat – FT.com

March 14, 2012 – Saudi Arabia Has over 12 Million Barrels of Crude Oil Stored in at Least three secret storage areas:  This is Saudi Arabia’s secret weapon against the Iran oil supply threat.  See the complete story in the London Financial … Continue reading

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Vladimir Putin Launches Tirade Against the United States.

February 28, 2012 – Putin launches tirade against US: It may be more than two decades since the end of the cold war but Vladimir Putin started his last week of campaigning before presidential elections on Sunday with an onslaught … Continue reading

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Originally posted on abraveheart1:
In what is likely a long overdue move, Iran has finally decided to give Europe a harsh lesson in game theory. Instead of letting Euro-area politicians score brownie points at its expense by threatening to halt…

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