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This Is Why Cocoa’s Crash Was A Perfect Setup

| August 22, 2017 | 1 Comment
This Is Why Cocoa’s Crash Was A Perfect Setup

Perfect from an Elliott wave perspective, that is The other day, I went paddle-boarding for the first time and was struck by a familiar feeling; one that comes from, of all things, speculating in the markets. See, when your board is in line with the current and the wind is at your back, the board […]

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The 3 Best Sugar Stocks That Could Boom On Cheap Sweets

The 3 Best Sugar Stocks That Could Boom On Cheap Sweets

The commodities downturn sets up a sizable opportunity for sugar stocks In the world of commodities, crude oil gets the headlines and gold bullion gets the infomercials, but sugar is often left out in the cold. A prime example of this is the severe decline in sugar prices. Since the beginning of October, its market […]

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2016 Commodity Outlook: El Niño To Shake Things Up?

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments
2016 Commodity Outlook: El Niño To Shake Things Up?

2016 Commodity Outlook: Will These Oversold Assets Reverse Course? In recent weeks, we’ve been discussing what’s in store for commodities in 2016.  After a disastrous 2015, investors are searching for signs of a bottom in assets like crude oil, gold, corn, and coffee. Let’s pick up right where we left off… In the first part […]

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Today’s Report Is Actually Quite Scary…

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Today’s Report Is Actually Quite Scary…

No doubt about it, the cocoa market has been all over the map in recent trading. As you may know, the commodity has been in a strong uptrend this year as investors priced in surging demand and stagnant global supply growth. But once prices stalled near $3,200 a ton in August, investors decided to take […]

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Coffee Bulls Are At It Again…

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Coffee Bulls Are At It Again…

Don’t look now, but the price of your morning cup of Joe is about to jump… Coffee prices are pressing the $2 a pound level this morning as Brazilian harvest reports reveal the early year drought did ample damage to the delicate trees. As you may remember, the commodity surged 82% earlier this year on […]

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Stocks Got You Down? Look At Commodities…

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Stocks Got You Down? Look At Commodities…

Last week was ugly for stocks. The Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P 500 all fell over 2% as investors fretted about valuations, geopolitics, and the oncoming earnings season.  This month’s downdraft has the major indexes in the red for the year. But commodities are still holding strong… In fact, the Reuters/Jeffries CRB Index just jumped to […]

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That Coffee Trade? Collect Your Profits!

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
That Coffee Trade?  Collect Your Profits!

That didn’t take long… Coffee surged to multi-week highs at $2 a pound in yesterday’s trading session.  That’s a 17% gain from the $1.70 lows set on April 2nd. As you may remember, I pointed a low-risk/high reward trade setup in the coffee market on March 31st.  In case you missed that article, you can […]

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A Free Low-Risk Trade Idea…

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Free Low-Risk Trade Idea…

As you know from recent articles, coffee is the top-performing commodity of 2014.  Brazilian drought worries sent the luscious bean soaring from $1 a pound in November 2013 to just over $2 in early March. But over the past few weeks, the commodity has cooled.  In fact, coffee fell from $2.05 to $1.70 over a […]

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Coffee: Buyer Beware!

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Coffee:  Buyer Beware!

What’s the biggest commodity gainer year-to-date? Natural gas? Silver? … nope. It’s coffee.  The benevolent bean is up an eye-popping 59% since the start of the year.  Brazilian drought fears have investors pushing coffee to $1.76 a pound- the highest price since late 2012. Take a look…   As you can see, coffee has made […]

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Coffee Bulls Are Back!

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Coffee Bulls Are Back!

After a three-year hiatus, coffee bulls are officially back! The luscious commodity is making fantastic gains thanks to quickly changing fundamental forecasts.   As a matter of fact, coffee is overtaking natural gas as this year’s top performing commodity with year-to-date gains of 20%! But before I reveal what has this market popping like a Mexican […]

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