Commodity Prices

Understanding the chaos in commodity markets

October 2, 2021 TIT WORLD slot car racing championships are a microcosm of chaos. Tiny models of remote control cars ascend, descend and exit a complicated circuit faster than bewildered spectators can follow. It is impossible to predict the winners. This year’s race, which was scheduled to take place in …

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McCormick Q3 results: what to watch

McCormick (NYSE: MKC) shareholders are in for a busy week. The spice and flavoring giant is announcing its latest results in just a few days in a report that will answer some major questions swirling around the company. Stocks have largely followed the market so far in 2021, although McCormick …

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Kelly Evans: The Energy Profiteers

When the price of oil soared to nearly $ 150 a barrel in 2008, he launched a huge controversy over the extent to which “financial speculators” were to blame (here’s a great retrospective). In fact, none other than Gary Gensler – who became chairman of the CFTC, and is now …

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ECB policymakers recognize growing inflation risk

The headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) is pictured in Frankfurt, Germany July 8, 2020. REUTERS / Ralph Orlowski // File Photo FRANKFURT, Sept. 21 (Reuters) – European Central Bank policymakers still view the recent spike in inflation as temporary, but a growing number appear to recognize the risk …

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The world is running out of good carbon dioxide

At the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, photos across the world of empty supermarket shelves were a harbinger of the coming crisis. As the prices of food and many basic commodities skyrocket around the world, a trend that began even before the pandemic, such scenes could become more common in …

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Mining stocks offer a cheap play on growth. To dig.

Their stocks, however, are trading low amid concerns over the end of the good period for industrial commodities. For investors willing to accept some risk, Big Five miners offer a rich opportunity. All five have single-digit price-to-earnings ratios, among the lowest of any major industrial group in global stock markets. …

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find the right fertilizer for growth

The FOMO factor So what is taken into account in increasing the value of rural land? And is the growth as considerable as it is led to believe? In short, yes, but there are other factors at play. There is no doubt that the growth in land values ​​has been …

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Trade-in stocks rise on bullish commodity prices

KUALA LUMPUR: FBM KLCI maintained its early lead against a backdrop of growing market recovery and rising commodity prices. At 12:30 pm, the key index was up 7.08 points to 1,560.45, some banking stocks continuing to advance before their results at the end of the week. “We believe the general …

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Soaring freight rates are fueling commodity prices

Sun Aug 22, 2021 12:00 AM Some traders said wholesalers and importers raised the price of edible oil as demand increased after the lockdown ended. Rajib raihan “> Some traders said wholesalers and importers raised the price of edible oil as demand increased after the lockdown ended. Rajib raihan Essential …

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Once again, world food prices fell in July -FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations said world food prices fell in July for the second month in a row. The specialized world agency made it known in a press release published on August 5 entitled “World food prices fall in July”. The statement read in part: …

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Waste Connections gains momentum in Q2

The recovery in raw material prices and the return in volumes contributed to a strong Q2 for Waste Connections, Inc. (TSX / NYSE: WCN). Second-quarter 2021 revenue reached $ 1.534 billion, up 17.5%, or $ 1.306 billion year-over-year (YOY). Solid waste pricing, volume growth and recovery of raw material value …

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Upstream M&A activity peaks in two years

The recovery in the oil and gas sector extends to what had been an extremely anemic M&A market. Data analytics firm Enverus, reporting on second-quarter activity, found activity had peaked in two years with 40 transactions totaling $ 33 billion. Seven of those deals were worth more than $ 1 …

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Poll – The New Indian Express

Through PTI NEW DELHI: The rise in the prices of fuel and basic necessities amid the Covid-19 pandemic has hit the finances of the population, with a majority of consumers surveyed predicting a drop in their incomes as well as savings over the course of exercise, according to a survey. …

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Budweiser’s New Boss Gets Improved But Volatile Brew

Budweiser’s new CEO needs your beer money to pay off the mortgage. This week, Michel Doukeris replaced longtime CEO Carlos Brito as the head of the world’s largest brewer Anheuser Busch InBev. With improving sales, stock analysts expect internal staff to stick to the company’s existing strategy rather than making …

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Strong demand grows | Farm progress

Interest in buying farmland has grown since a downturn induced by a coronavirus pandemic blanketed the land market last spring. Farmers feel more financially secure, as very high commodity prices have arrived on top of large government payments in 2020. This is causing farmers to bid more aggressively for additional …

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A kind of déjà vu on the raw materials market

Global commodity markets this year are being rocked by a host of factors. After the Covid-19 pandemic envelops markets in 2020, destroys demand for raw materials and pushes prices down, markets are quickly regaining their mojo. Since the start of 2021, the prices of many commodities – energy products, various …

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Commodity Tracker: 4 charts to watch this week

Commodities markets continue to closely monitor U.S. inflation data, as Asian oil refiners await developments in U.S.-Iranian talks that would allow a resumption of crude flows from the latter country. In addition, British nuclear power and winter capacity, and soybean oil prices in South America. 1. Energy markets reflect on …

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Oil prices continue to rise

Philequity Corner – Wilson Sy (The Philippine Star) – June 14, 2021 – 12:00 am In previous articles, we have written that a significant risk to the Philippine economy and stock market is rising oil prices and inflation. Crude oil prices are back above pre-pandemic levels, and many commodities have …

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