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Natural Gas Tightens on Japan's Nuke Shutdown and U.S. Utilities Switch from Coal (May 28, 2012)

Natural Gas Tightens on Japan's Nuke Shutdown and U.S. Utilities Switch from Coal (May 28, 2012)
  Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (May 28, 2012) Strengths Global mining equities recovered from last week’s sell off with an average gain of 6.5 percent in ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (May 21, 2012)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (May 21, 2012)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (May 21, 2012) Strengths According to the Shanghai Futures Exchange, its copper inventory fell 9,178 metric tons to 187,449 metric tons. China’s ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (April 16, 2012)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (April 16, 2012)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Radar (April 16, 2012) Strengths China's monthly steel exports exceeded 5 million tons in March for the first time since July 2010, according ...
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The Oil Conundrum Explained

The Oil Conundrum Explained
Submitted by Brandon Smith of Alt Market The Oil Conundrum Explained Oil as a commodity has always been a highly valuable early warning indicator of economic instability.  Every ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (November 14, 2011)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (November 14, 2011)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (November 14, 2011) Strengths The International Energy Agency monthly report indicated that Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) oil inventory ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (September 19, 2011)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (September 19, 2011)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (September 19, 2011) Strengths The Global Resources Fund gained this week and outperformed its benchmark as energy- and industrial metal-related stocks ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (July 25, 2011)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (July 25, 2011)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (July 25, 2011) Strengths Small capitalization and international energy stocks outperformed commodities this week, perhaps reflecting broad-based strength in the sector ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (June 27, 2011)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (June 27, 2011)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (June 27, 2011) Strengths Chinese oil demand is up 9 percent year-over-year in May despite stronger prices and various tightening measures, ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (April 11, 2011)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (April 11, 2011)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (April 11, 2011) Strengths Crude oil climbed to a two-year high on deepening worries in the Middle East and Africa (MENA) ...
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The Strong Link Between GDP and Oil Consumption

The Strong Link Between GDP and Oil Consumption
Global crude oil and liquid fuel consumption grew at its second-fastest pace in over three decades in 2010, rising 2.8 percent to 86.7 million barrels per day, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). In fact, worldwide oil consum... ...
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Impending Crude Correction by Mass Rollover

Impending Crude Correction by Mass Rollover
This post is a guest contribution by Dian Chu, market analyst, trader and author of the EconForecast blog. Thanks to Muammr Gaddafi’s airstrikes near a Libyan oil terminal, ...
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Oil's March Madness a Boost for Refiners

Oil's March Madness a Boost for Refiners
Oil's March Madness a Boost for Refiners By Frank Holmes, CEO and Chief Investment Officer, U.S. Global Investors March Madness is still a few weeks away for college ...
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Chart of the Week - Oil Shocks

Chart of the Week - Oil Shocks
The deteriorating situation in Libya and lingering fears that the uprising will spread to other countries sent oil prices above $100 per barrel on Tuesday. As of March 2, it appeared that 1 million barrels per day (roughly 62 percent of capacity) of Li... ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (February 14, 2011)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (February 14, 2011)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Cheat Sheet (February 14, 2o11) Strengths The International Energy Agency raised its oil demand forecast for 2011 by 140,000 barrels per day to ...
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Energy and Natural Resources Market Diary (December 20, 2010)

Energy and Natural Resources Market Diary (December 20, 2010)
Energy and Natural Resources Market Strengths U.S. steel mills Nucor and Steel Dynamics announced price increases of $30 and $20 per short ton, respectively, on flat rolled carbon ...
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