|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||16.82 - 16.92|
|52 Week Range||13.69 - 16.97|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.89%|
Earlier in this series, we analyzed iron ore miners’ ratings and estimates. In this article, we’ll discuss these miners’ technical indicators. The trailing-three-month returns of all of the miners we’ve discussed are positive.
The PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund (NYSE: DBC ) gained almost 5 percent last year, a decent though not awe-inspiring performance among commodities exchange traded products. DBC finished 2017 ...
The ongoing global economic growth and improving manufacturing activity have increased demand for raw materials, bolstering commodities markets and related ETFs. Over the past three months, the PowerShares ...
If inflation looks set for a comeback, a larger-than-average helping of materials, energy, and foodstuffs could help investment returns. “Energy, food, and materials are all key inputs into the inflation numbers,” says Will Rhind, CEO of exchange-traded fund firm GraniteShares in New York. The Dollar Is Key, Up to a Point Investors can view the relationship between inflation and commodity prices another way.
After its split, Alcoa (AA) became a pure-play aluminum producer (S32) (CENX). Like other aluminum producers, Alcoa’s fortunes are tied to metal prices.
Copper bulls had a nice run since July. Copper underperformed several industrial metals in 1H17. However, copper has been on an uptrend in 2H17.
Last week was broadly positive for industrial metals (DBC). Copper rose 3.6%, while aluminum prices rose 1.3% in the week ending November 24.
In this series, we’ll look at the key developments that impacted mining companies last week. We’ll also look at some of the company-specific developments that impacted mining stocks.
Passive investing has become an increasingly popular strategy for investors, as a combination of years of smooth, drama-free gains and persistent momentum winners have made more expensive, active strategies unpopular.
The final Russia Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers’ Index) rose marginally in September 2017. It was 51.9 in September compared to 51.6 in August.
According to the report provided by the World Bank in June 2017, global (ACWI) growth is expected to strengthen to 2.7% in 2017.
The Brazilian economy (EWZ) (BRZU) has faced a series of problems such as lower economic growth, higher inflation, political uncertainty, and higher unemployment.
Aluminum prices have been strong in 2017 and have built on last year’s gains. The entire industrial metals space has come a long way since 1Q16.
Although the dollar has been one of this year's worst-performing major currencies, some commodities are struggling as well. However, some diversified commodities exchange-traded funds are showing signs ...
There's a bewildering rally taking place within the commodities markets, and few on Wall Street are buying it. Base metals, a group that includes everything from copper to zinc to aluminum, have shot higher in 2017 despite a relatively dismal year for the broader commodity market.
Copper prices have shown strength over the last few trading sessions, which has helped the upwards price action of miners including Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Glencore (GLNCY), and Southern Copper (SCCO)....
As we noted previously, aluminum prices have been strong this year. Strength has been driven by positive supply and demand dynamics.
On August 8, China released its trade data for July. The country’s exports in dollar terms rose 7.2% compared to July 2016 while imports rose 11%.