Crude Oil Manual: How Is WTI Different From Brent?
Brent is the reference benchmark for the markets of Europe, Africa, and the countries of the Persian Gulf. This kind of crude oil consists of the forties, oseberg, and ekofisk. Brent is extracted from the North Sea.
Jun 16, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Crude Oil, Commodity, WTI, Brent
Annuities and Your Retirement Plan
Annuities are financial contracts between individuals and insurance companies designed to provide individuals with defined payments over certain time intervals.
May 26, 2021 // Investing, Annuities, retirement plan
Top Alternative Assets for Your IRA
An Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is a portfolio that people make as a way of saving and investing for their later years.
May 20, 2021 // Investing, IRA, retirement planning, Individual Retirement Account
The Four Percent Rule and Relevance to Retirement Today
The 4% rule has been with us since 1994 and has been advanced by some financial advisors as a means to save without compromising one's ability to live comfortably.
May 13, 2021 // Investing, Retirement, retirement planning, the four percent rule
The Commodity Market in 2021: How Things Stand
Even while the global economy was struggling to stay afloat, the price of commodities saw a sharp rise in values starting from March 2020.
Apr 28, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Gold, Crude Oil, copper, Soybean
Top 4 Commodities for Day Traders
Commodities are an integral part of the financial market. Furthermore, to a large extent, they are the backbone of most parts of the market.
Apr 16, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Gold, Silver, Crude Oil, Commodity, copper
Commodity Short Squeeze Explained
A squeeze as we know it represents pressure, either internal or external.
Apr 9, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Commodity, short squeeze
Gold-Backed Crypto and USD-Backed Crypto: Everything You Should Know
Economies across the globe are on the path to recovery after the ravaging wrought by the coronavirus since early 2020.
Apr 5, 2021 // Investing, Crypto, commodities, Gold, Commodity, USD
Silver Price Downtrend to Continue as US Bond Yields Rise
The silver price has been under pressure in the past few weeks as investors assess the demand and supply dynamics and the US bond market.
Mar 31, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Silver, Commodity
Gold Price Forecast: More Weakness Possible in April
The tragic decline of the gold prices accelerated this week as the market focused on US bond yields and the rising Bitcoin prices.
Mar 31, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Gold, Commodity
Simple Alternative Ways to Invest in Real Estate
The real estate industry is one of the safest sectors you can invest in. For one, in most periods, property prices and the land underneath them always go up.
Mar 19, 2021 // Investing, Real Estate, REITs
4 Commodities for Q2 2021
The commodity industry started 2021 well. By mid-March, the United States Commodity Index (USCI) index had risen by more than 12%, with most commodities hitting their multi-year highs.
Mar 18, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Commodity
Silver Price Technical Pattern Points to a Potential Drop to $22
The silver price has been under pressure in the past few months. The price surged to above $30 per ounce in February, in part because of the Wall Street Bets (WSB) action in social media.
Mar 15, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Silver, Commodity, silver price
What Does It Mean When They Say Gold Is a Hedge Against Inflation?
In the words of the legendary American banker and financier, J.P. Morgan, "Gold is money; everything else is credit."
Mar 11, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Gold, Commodity
Gold Price Cup and Handle Pattern Points to a Bullish Breakout
Gold price is down for the second straight day and month as investors continue to digest the recent performance of the bond market.
Feb 25, 2021 // Investing, commodities, Gold, Commodity