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Gartman: The oil bear market has turned crude into a ‘worthless’ commodity

CNBC - 6/24/2017 1:40:00 PM
Crude oil has officially entered a bear market, and Commodities king Dennis Gartman told CNBC the ... "We doubt that demand growth will accelerate sufficiently to break the current downward price momentum." However, Gartman has soothing words for investors ...

Commodity prices likely to be softer, due to China - 6/15/2017 10:32:37 AM
Mining commodity prices are expected to decline over the next 12 months, largely as a result of slowing demand from China. But supply dynamics in markets such as iron ore and oil will also play a role in moving prices. “Our negative outlook is driven by ...

Falling Commodity Prices Are a Big Reason Why Inflation Is So Low - 6/16/2017 6:56:00 PM
Ever since Wednesday's Fed rate hike, and the press conference by Janet Yellen, I've been thinking a lot about inflation. I believe the Fed is underestimating how weak inflation really is. I also believe that's because it's looking in the wrong places.

As raw commodity prices accelerate, food companies likely to reprice products

Daily News Egypt - 6/15/2017 6:20:55 AM
Most Egyptian food companies, which are reporting a big drop in sales volume during 2017 after they hiked their product prices in the wake of the currency flotation, seem to be under new pressure due to a jump in raw commodity prices in global markets.

WTI Crude Oil Speculators Sharply Dropped Bullish Bets For 2nd Week - 6/25/2017 6:20:00 PM
WTI Crude Oil Non-Commercial Speculator Positions: Large speculators sharply decreased their net positions in the WTI Crude Oil futures markets this week, according to the latest Commitment of Traders (COT) data released by the Commodity Futures Trading ...

Canadian Stocks Are Falling As Commodity Prices Weaken - Canadian Commentary

NASDAQ - 6/13/2017 10:54:00 AM
( - The Canadian stock market is under pressure in early trade Tuesday. The majority of the Canadian sectors are trading in the red this morning. Gold and energy stocks are leading the way lower as commodity prices have weakened. Crude oil ...

Overcapacity and the price of oil

San Juan Health Parters General Surgery - 6/25/2017 9:32:00 AM
OPEC production and imports to the U.S are up as this column is prepared for publication. The Commodity Market, which determines the price of world oil, would have a trading range breakout if Iranian gunboats break the isolation of Qatar and engage the U.S ...

FUTURE FILES: Crude oil prices continue to slide

Rapid City Journal - 6/25/2017 10:26:00 AM
However, if other countries follow the U.S. in banning Brazilian meat, the global supply chain could be affected and drive prices higher. Walt and Alex Breitinger are commodity futures brokers with Paragon Investments in Silver Lake, Kan. They can be ...

Revival in Commodity Prices To Drive Economic Growth, says IMF Report - 6/7/2017 12:30:00 PM
Despite recovery in commodity prices, Chile-the key copper exporting nation in the region is expected to post a subdued growth of 1.7% in 2017. SPOKANE (Scrap Monster): The Latin American region is predicted to report gross domestic product (GDP) growth in ...