Commodities Recap For The Week Of October 25, 2019

Commodities Recap For The Week Of October 25, 2019

 Precious metals move higher across the board led by platinum
 Copper moved higher and lumber climbs above $400 per 1,000 board feet
 Crude oil moved higher while natural gas falls
 Agricultural commodities turn in a mixed performance on the week
 The market awaits the October 30 Fed meeting

The Hecht Commodity Report As Of The Close of Markets- October 23, 2019

The Hecht Commodity Report As Of The Close of Markets- October 23, 2019

• The US dollar continued to decline over the past week
• Precious metals move mostly higher, but palladium and rhodium pull back over the recent gains
• Crude oil recovers and outperforms product prices while natural gas and coal prices decline
• Copper and most base metals post gains, but nickel corrects since last week
• Hog prices decline- the price of coffee futures recover

Commodities Recap For The Week Of October 11, 2019

Commodities Recap For The Week Of October 11, 2019

 Gold and silver move lower, but platinum and palladium grain
 Strength in oil, oil products, and ethanol, while natural gas falls
 Grains and meats post gains on optimism over trade
 Coffee, sugar, and FCOJ fall while cotton and cocoa gain
 The dollar index falls, and Bitcoin moves to the upside

Commodities Recap For The Week Of October 4, 2019

Commodities Recap For The Week Of October 4, 2019

 Precious metals prices stable, but platinum declines
 Weakness in energy prices- bullish reversal in natural has on October 3
 Grains move higher while meats were mixed
 The dollar index slips but remains near the high
 Marginal gains in digital currencies and volatility returns to the stock market over the past week