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CANADA FX DEBT-C$ down on low commodity prices, central bank view

Reuters - 9/22/2014 4:48:13 PM
* Canadian dollar at C$$1.1031, or 90.65 U.S. cents * Bond prices higher across the maturity curve By Solarina Ho TORONTO, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar retreated to its weakest level in nearly a week against the greenback on Monday, as commodity ...

Commodities prices sink to five-year low

Financial Times - 9/22/2014 4:55:23 PM
Commodity prices have dropped to their lowest level since the global financial crisis, hit by a strengthening US dollar, rising supply in key markets and concerns over faltering economic growth in China. The Bloomberg Commodities index, which reflects the ...

CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits six-week low on China fears, commodity prices

Reuters - 9/23/2014 2:06:34 AM
* TSX down 136.35 points, or 0.89 percent, at 15,129 * Eight of the 10 main index sectors decline * Tekmira jumps after regulators approve Ebola treatment By John Tilak TORONTO, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index declined to its lowest in six ...

Precious commodity: From energy to paint, stocks to gain from fall in prices

Financial Express - 9/23/2014 12:26:21 AM
SummaryAccording to Bloomberg, Asian Paints is currently trading at 51.36-times its 12-month trailing earnings with the 12-month trailing EPS of 12.71. With prices of certain commodities at multi-year lows, brokerages are recommending commodiy-linked ...

Could Low Oil Prices Point To A Debt Bubble Collapse?

Oil Price - 9/22/2014 9:34:33 PM
The Free Oilprice.com Energy Intelligence Report gives you this and much more. Click here to find out more. Oil and other commodity prices have recently been dropping. Is this good news, or bad? Figure 1. Trend in Commodity Prices since January 2011.

Low oil prices: Sign of a debt bubble collapse, leading to the end of oil supply?

Oil Voice - 9/22/2014 9:53:02 AM
Issue #4: Rising oil and other commodity prices are a problem, especially for countries that are importers of those commodities. Most of us are already aware of this issue. If oil prices rise, or if food prices rise, our salaries do not rise by a ...

Why oil prices are dropping despite Mideast unrest

The Huffington Post - 9/22/2014 12:23:22 PM
Canada's oilpatch is basking in an extended sweet spot of sorts. Commodity prices aren't spiking in a way that's sure to sink the global economy, nor are they plumbing depths that would force small producers out of business and big players to start ...

British Pound to Canadian Dollar (GBP/CAD) Exchange Rate Strengthens on Commodity Price Cuts

FCF - 9/22/2014 2:03:35 PM
With a lack of domestic data the Pound has experienced minimal movement against the majority of its most traded currency peers. Sterling has strengthened, however, against the ‘Loonie’ (CAD) which has suffered from a combination of commodity price cuts ...

China talks down stimulus chances; shares, commodities slide

Yahoo7 Finance - 9/22/2014 11:29:05 PM
Global markets retreated overnight after China's authorities hosed down hopes of more stimulus, US data disappointed and commodity prices continued fall. The Dow Jones lost 0.6 per cent to 17,173, and the S&P 500 dropped 0.8 per cent to 1,994. Smaller ...

Currencies of Commodity Exporters Weaken on China; Pound Climbs

Money News - 9/22/2014 3:33:39 AM
“The China story is important, and so seeing some weakness in these currencies at a time when some of these commodity prices are under pressure, I certainly would put it as a factor,” said Robert Lynch, a currency strategist at HSBC Holdings Plc in New Yor

Currencies of commodity exporters weaken on China

Moneyweb.co.za - 9/22/2014 11:21:55 PM
“The China story is important, and so seeing some weakness in these currencies at a time when some of these commodity prices are under pressure, I certainly would put it as a factor,” said Robert Lynch, a currency strategist at HSBC Holdings Plc in New Yor

Panic as commodity index plunges

Interactive Investor - 9/22/2014 9:48:52 PM
"An unbiased, major barometer of commodity prices," is how Thomson Reuters describes its CRB Continuous Commodity Index. And that's why it's so important. But the equally-weighted index is falling fast and last week plunged through major support levels.

Commodities Today: Mergers And Acquisitions, Sanctions And A Disappointing Outlook

Seeking Alpha - 9/22/2014 11:54:44 AM
Commodity prices are once again lower across the board today. China is a concern, but the US dollar continues to weigh on the commodity markets and shall continue to do so as long as Europe posts flat to no growth in the quarters ahead. Copper continues to ...

Aussie Dollar Falls With Commodities as China Slows; Pound Gains

Businessweek - 9/22/2014 10:14:31 AM
Australia’s dollar dropped to a seven-month low and South Africa’s rand slid as a slump in prices for raw materials curbed demand for the currencies of commodity-producing nations. The Aussie fell versus all but one of its 31 major peers as the ...

Aussie Dips on Commodity Weakness

CountingPips - 9/22/2014 10:50:18 AM
The AUD/USD moved lower on Monday notching up a fresh 6-month low as commodity price weakness, continues to drag on the currency pair. The continuing swing in the commodity cycle is pressuring the currencies. The Bloomberg Commodity Index dropped putting ...