05.02.2014 - Commodities: The bullish case
A recovering world economy may just be the wind beneath the wings to lift commodities, last yearís laggard, to new heights. To some investors they appear too cheap to resist buying. This is a cyclical story. Stocks had their run in recent times, with last year a blowout too high to be repeated. Stands to reason that the seesaw should go the other way soon: While the Standard & Poorís 500 soared in 2013 by nearly 30%, the Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Index dipped 9.6%. Precious metal investors had the worst of the pain, particularly gold (down 28%), as they endured their worse year in almost two decades. ..............................................Full Article: Source
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