Commodities

Govt monitors prices and availability of basic commodities in shops

GOVERNMENT is conducting checks of retail shops and wholesalers in major cities and towns to monitor availability of basic commodities and their prices. This comes after panicking customers hoarded goods in recent days following social media claims – magnified by the private media – of an impeding shortage of basic commodities and a spike in black market currency trading. This ...

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Wells Fargo & Company MN Raises Position in BlackRock Resources and Commodities (BCX)

Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its position in shares of BlackRock Resources and Commodities (NYSE:BCX) by 12.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 7,612,008 shares of the investment management company’s stock after purchasing an additional 852,775 shares during the quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s ...

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Commodities Rebound in Third Quarter

Sept. 29, 2017 11:55 p.m. ET DJ Commodity Index A key performance gauge for the commodities sector logged its first quarterly climb of the year, putting it on track for its second consecutive yearly gain, with energy and metals posting the biggest increases. Some of these sectors should continue their rise in the final quarter. The S&P GSCI Index, which ...

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What Economics Says About Same Sex Marriage

Economics does a pretty good job at explaining and predicting patterns in marriage that would otherwise appear irrational. Supporters of gay marriage hold rainbow-colored flags as they rally in front of the Supreme Court in Washington March 27, 2013. Credit: Reuters Love and companionship make most people happy and generally represent two of the key reasons why couples marry. In ...

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Silicon Valley Is Losing Its Regulatory Favor – Forbes

Forbes Silicon Valley Is Losing Its Regulatory FavorForbesRemember I said: “I suspect Amazon’s earnings miss will be the cue for profit taking, and a rotation will take place from the high flying tech leaders, to the beaten down commodities stocks.” At that time, the central banks were talking “reflation” but …

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Arrest monsters on the run

Foreign currency dealers wait for customers in Bulawayo last week. Government must quickly introduce blitzkrieg measures that will put the monsters, or mischief-makers, in leg chains permanently to immobilise them Stephen MpofuMonsters on the loose are rampaging through Zimbabwean society, trampling underfoot the confidence in Government by both the gullible and rational-minded citizens of our country all the while defaming ...

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SuperTrend Spotted Below Stock Price for Betashares Commodities Basket Etf-currency Hedged(synthetic) (QCB.AX) – Baxter Review

September 29, 2017 Mary Jones      Zooming in on shares of Betashares Commodities Basket Etf-currency Hedged(synthetic) (QCB.AX), we have seen that the SuperTrend indicator is presently below the stock price. Traders tracking this signal may be contemplating a possible sell at current levels. The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is ...

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Euro plummeting on German uncertainty

Alex Breitinger, For USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin Published 3:29 p.m. CT Sept. 29, 2017 CLOSE It will be her fourth term. Video provided by Newsy Newslook German Chancellor Angela Merkel casts her vote in Berlin on Sept. 24, 2017.(Photo: Markus Schreiber, AP) German Chancellor Angela Merkel suffered a major electoral setback this week, muddying the outlook for her rule and the ...

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