The price of active month NYMEX crude oil is what everyone is focusing on these days, but that price is only a view from thirty thousand feet of what is actually going on in the global oil patch. There is so much more to the price of crude oil,... 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