Posts by By Pete Mazza

Weekly Commodities ETF Report

»Posted by on Jun 11, 2019 in Announcements, Shop Talk, Uncategorized | 0 comments

(MT Newswires) – Crude ended Friday’s session higher after a bigger-than-expected increase in US inventories, which wiped out the prior week’s decline. The Energy Information Administration reported Wednesday that stockpiles of crude oil rose by 6.8 million barrels to 483.3 million barrels in the week ended May 31. This compares with the American Petroleum Institute, meanwhile, which said Tuesday that crude inventories grew by 3.5 million barrels. Finally, energy services firm Baker Hughes (BHGE) reported Friday that the number of oil rigs operating in the US dropped by 11 to 789 in the week that ended June 7, the fewest in operation since Feb. 2, 2018. The combined oil and gas rig count in the US fell by nine to 975 as gas rigs rose by two to 186....

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A One Way Sign With Two Arrows.

»Posted by on Aug 9, 2017 in Shop Talk | Comments Off on A One Way Sign With Two Arrows.

A One Way Sign With Two Arrows.

Just when you thought volatility had peaked, this week happens!Unless you have been hiding in a cave, you certainly have heard about the possible Korean conflict. Additionally, China is involved directly. As a player in several commodity markets right now, this adds confusion. Let’s see if we can make any rhyme or reason of the craziness this week. Crude inventories are down 6.5% and there is a buildup of gasoline reserves. Even though the Crude inventory is down, the gas buildup tells me that

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Volatility Trade.

»Posted by on Jul 25, 2017 in Shop Talk | Comments Off on Volatility Trade.

Volatility Trade.

With all of the uncertainty we can expect to see this year, a volatility trade makes sense. After years of quantitative easing and trying to do things that were never their job in the first place, the Fed is trying to focus on their mission statement. With a strong possibility of increasing rates, chaos in Greece, Merkel spinning plates while dealing with Brexit and President Trump, volatility is not going to disappear anytime soon. One trade that may profit from all of the unpredictability has

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Is There a Sustainable Market for Clean Energy Commodities?

»Posted by on Feb 2, 2017 in Shop Talk | Comments Off on Is There a Sustainable Market for Clean Energy Commodities?

Crude is king and it will put up quite the fight before it relinquishes its stronghold as the primary power source of the world. Rumors about the future of oil are often surrounded by talk of green energies such as wind and solar. As technology continues to progress at compounding rates, the world speeds ever-closer […]

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Big Moves Before the Week Even Starts: Power Rankings, January 30 2017

»Posted by on Jan 30, 2017 in Shop Talk | Comments Off on Big Moves Before the Week Even Starts: Power Rankings, January 30 2017

Big Moves Before the Week Even Starts: Power Rankings, January 30 2017
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