From Ndtv.com: Commodities substantially outperformed equities over 2008 as equity markets fell precipitously in the wake of the credit crisis, according to ETF Securities.
Although down, commodities have generally weathered the financial storm better than their equity counterparts. The DJ All commodities Index remains up 14% and 107% over 5 and 10 year horizons, the firm said its Commodities Review 2008 report. …. Full Article: Source