The rally in the US Dollar that commenced in May 2014 continued to gain steam throughout much of the first quarter of 2015. The reserve currency of the world has an inverse relationship with commodity prices. In this piece, I describe how... more
The bull market in the dollar continues to power forward. The US dollar index was up 11.97% in 2014. So far this year the greenback is up another 5.16%. The dollar is one of the strongest markets I see out there these days. Fundamentals for the... more
The dollar is still the world's reserve currency and there is an inverse relationship between the greenback and commodity prices.
The Dollar and Commodities
In 2014, the dollar was a big winner and many commodities were losers.... more