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Commodity prices ‘bigger than Trump’, says fund manager

The Australian - 1/16/2017 5:25:50 AM
Nominal economic growth will “go nuts”, creating a better environment for stockmarket-listed companies than the past five years, which were weighed by the deflationary hit from falling commodity prices, according to funds management group Martin Currie.

Commodities Soar on Chinese Futures Exchanges

The Wall Street Journal - 1/16/2017 11:45:14 AM
Commodities from iron ore to rubber soared on Chinese futures exchanges Monday, as speculators bet strongly on supplies tightening. Prices of iron ore on the Dalian Commodity Exchange surged 7.2%, to more than a two-year high of 653 yuan a metric ton ...

Brazil Drought Deja Vu Makes Coffee 2017’s Commodity Winner

Bloomberg - 1/16/2017 3:55:46 PM
The net-long holding for arabica coffee surged 60 percent to 13,565 futures and options in the week ended Jan. 10, according to U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data published three days later. That’s the biggest gain since June. Prices jumped 4 ...

Commodities recovery not sustainable: T.Rowe Price CEO

Reuters - 1/13/2017 8:06:53 AM
TOKYO U.S. asset management firm T.Rowe Price Group Inc (TROW.O) is cautious on commodities and related stocks because there remains excess supply in the industry, Chief Executive Officer Bill Stromberg said on Friday. The Baltimore-based investment firm ...

Food Commodity Prices Fall for Fifth Year in a Row

Stackyard - 1/16/2017 11:52:23 AM
Prices of major food commodities declined for the fifth year in a row in 2016, averaging 161.6 points for the year as a whole, some 1.5 percent below their 2015 levels. Bumper harvests and prospects for staple cereals offset upward pressure on FAO's Food ...

HSBC lifts target prices on diversified miners - 1/16/2017 2:37:01 PM
HSBC revised its target prices higher for the largest of the diversified miners, telling clients it now expected a decline in commodity prices to be less pronounced that it had previously foreseen. Furthermore, China’s decision to reduce its output of ...

Canadian Stocks Are Down Despite Rising Commodity Prices -- Canadian Commentary

NASDAQ - 1/12/2017 10:59:52 AM
( - The Canadian stock market is losing ground in early trade Thursday. Rising commodity prices have failed to provide much of a boost to stocks this morning, with the exception of the gold stocks. The rest of the Canadian sectors are trading ...

Metal Price Collapse And China Exodus Push Mongolia To A Risky Economic Brink

Forbes - 1/12/2017 9:58:25 PM
People had jobs and money to spend. Then in 2014 foreign investment began to fall along with a global decline in commodity prices. China’s step back made a particular impact because it was Mongolia’s top investment source. Expect another dismal 2017 ...

New Zealand Commodity Prices Rise For Eighth Month

Realtime Business News - 1/11/2017 10:42:33 PM
New Zealand's commodity prices increased for the eighth successive month in December, though at a slower pace than in the previous month, the results of a survey by ANZ showed Thursday. The ANZ commodity price index rose 0.7 percent month-over-month in ...

3 Charts Pointing to Higher Commodity Prices (OIL, GDX)

Investopedia - 1/9/2017 4:11:13 PM
In active trading, a myriad of different strategies and indicators are used for various situations. One of the most common strategies is to wait patiently on the sidelines when an asset is experiencing a pullback and then to move back in when there are ...

A Look into DCP Midstream’s Updated Commodity Price Exposure

Market Realist - 1/7/2017 2:23:14 AM
The earnings of midstream companies, including the larger ones such as Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) and DCP Midstream Partners (DPM), as well as smaller ones like Summit Midstream Partners (SMLP) and Crestwood Equity Partners (CEQP), are believed to not ...

Commodities Gained Due to Higher Energy and Growth Expectations - 1/12/2017 9:19:39 AM
with fundamentals improving for key commodities as cyclical over-supply resulting from the previous period of higher prices has further eroded. This was especially true for oil after OPEC and non-OPEC members agreed to reduce production, allowing prices to ...

J.M. Smucker raises price of Folgers and Dunkin’ Donuts coffee as commodity price continues to spike

Market Watch - 1/11/2017 8:45:02 AM
The J.M. Smucker Co. said Wednesday it is raising the prices of packaged coffee products sold in the U.S., including the Dunkin’ Donuts, Folgers and Cafe Bustelo brands. List prices have increased by an average of 6% on those brands after sharp rises in ...

Soybean prices to trade lower: Angel Commodities

Money Control - 1/5/2017 3:11:33 PM
According to Angel Commodities, expect Soybean prices to trade lower on expectation of good arrivals as prices have improved in the physical market however; lower level buying may support prices.

INTERVIEW-Commodities recovery not sustainable - T.Rowe Price CEO

Reuters - 1/13/2017 10:22:53 AM
* Expects U.S. earnings to grow but not as much as consensus * Sees loosening of financial regulations under Trump By Tomo Uetake TOKYO, Jan 13 U.S. asset management firm T.Rowe Price Group Inc is cautious on commodities and related stocks because there ...