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Charts Suggest Downtrend in Forestry Products Is Just Getting Started

Casey Murphy

Lumber, paper, packaging and other forestry-related products have been trading within one of the strongest uptrends found anywhere in the public markets over the past several years. In this article, we'll take a look at the charts of several forestry-related assets and try to determine how active traders will look to position themselves over the weeks or months ahead. The iShares Global Timber & Forestry ETF is one of the most popular exchange-traded products used by active traders for gaining exposure to companies that produce forest products, agricultural products, and paper and packaging products.