|Bid||0.00 x 3100|
|Ask||0.00 x 4000|
|Day's Range||19.11 - 19.43|
|52 Week Range||14.96 - 19.43|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.57%|
By Mark Raskopf Commodities have been in a positive trend since mid-June of last year, when oil began moving higher from the low $40s1. After a period of consolidation in February and March, commodities have seen some strong price advances, ...
The current environment, characterized by economic growth and heightened inflation expectations, provides an ideal backdrop for investors to consider the benefits of real assets. However, reluctance exists ...
KEMMERER: Now that we understand why the macro environment is supportive, why don’t you tell us a little bit about the investment process? What we’re doing is looking at what drives these individual real asset equities.
When you think about where we are in the commodity cycle right now, we have a situation where we have global growth improving, we have a dollar that’s been weakening recently, and we have supply dynamics in the commodity markets which are back in balance. As this global economy continues its momentum and its growth, we’re starting to get to the point where we’re consuming more commodities than we’re producing, and that are available to the marketplace.
Strong chart patterns for key commodity-related ETFs suggest that this could be one of the only segments to withstand a continued sell-off.