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Price Changes of Key Commodities for 2013.

July 31, 2013 – Price Changes of Key Commodities for 2013: The price changes for the first six months of 2013 are shown above. The big winner is Natural Gas – up +6.5%. The big loser is Silver at -35.3%, … 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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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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Investment Returns for 2011 – Detailed Table.

January 2, 2011 – Investment Returns for 2011: Here is a detailed table of investment returns for 22 high volume commodities or stock indices. The 10 Year T-Note took the top spot away from gold, which finished second. Wheat was … Continue reading

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The $600 Trillion Dollar Elephant in the Room!

October 3, 2011 – The $600 Trillion Dollar Elephant in the Room: The combined futures market is over $600T! The entire Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the U.S. is about $15T, for the entire year. That means the futures market … Continue reading

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January 1st to September 30th Price Changes for Stocks, Bonds, Metals, Food, Oil, Currencies and Interest Rates.

October 1, 2011 – January 1st to September 30th Price Changes for Stocks, Bonds, Metals, Food, Oil, Currencies and Interest Rates: The chart above and table below, tell the tale for the investment world for the first nine months of … Continue reading

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Gold Rockets to New Record High of $1,663.50 an Ounce!

August 4, 2011 – – Gold Rockets to New Record High of $1,663.50 an Ounce: Fears of a recession sent gold futures to a record settlement price Wednesday, its fifth in eight sessions, as its safety appeal pulled in investors … Continue reading

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Gold Continues To Shine.

July 24, 2011 – – Gold Continues to Shine:  From the low price reached, during the week ending  October 24, 2008; through last Friday (July 22, 2011) Gold has increased in price by +129% (nearest futures contract).  It currently is … Continue reading

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Gold Ta Da Moon!

Gold has gone up 127% since Jan. 3, 2011 (see chart, above, of weekly nearest futures contract prices). This compares well to other commodities shown below (2011 increase or decrease): 0 Crude Oil: -2% 0 S&P 500 E-Mini: +5% 0 … Continue reading

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Gold & Silver Rolling Over on End to QEII

Gold and Silver prices are rolling over to the downside as QEII (Quantitative Easing 2) comes to an end this Thursday. Expect many asset prices to drop as the “fresh fuel money pip line” is cut off by the FED. … Continue reading

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