I'm confused about the concept of Contango. It should be relatively easy to understand but the different way's it's referenced in the media seem wrong to me.
I always thought that Contango describes a situation where the futures price of a commodity is above the spot price (as is the case in...
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The Fund aims to track the...
hi, i have been searching around but cant really find the best solution. Basically what i want to do is buy 100K in wti crude and then hold it for an unspecified time and sell it when i believe it is a good time. I have the cash so dont need to leverage but i have not really found a solution...
Provides investors with a simple way to take a view on oil prices. Aims to track the performance of an index (before fees and expenses), that provides exposure to crude oil futures, with a currency hedge against movements in the AUD/USD exchange rate.
i see a lot of their shares dropping a lot, but this should only apply to oil producers not "middleman", in fact for middleman their price should increase because they obviously won't pass all their savings to the consumer, they'll have even greater margins. why is there an industry spread drop...
My whole portfolio is kind of setup to sell little chunks of my winners and allocate them into unloved asset classes.
So last week I was thinking of maybe getting long some energy stocks to get some inflation beta happening in the portfolio, kind of as a hedge against the nonstop rocking...
As at the date of writing there are 10 constituents in the ASX200 XEJ Energy Index
OSH - OIL SEARCH LIMITED
ORG - ORIGIN ENERGY LIMITED
WOR - WORLEYPARSONS LIMITED
SOL - WASHINGTON H SOUL PATTINSON & COMPANY LIMITED
BPT - BEACH ENERGY LIMITED
WHC - WHITEHAVEN COAL LIMITED
WPL - WOODSIDE...
I am starting to keep an eye on the pricing for a trade.
late last year, I read that all the Funds were rushing in to buy. As life got busy I never followed and now that I look again, it is at $70.
I was wondering if there were any traders out there that would have some thoughts to share.
Doriemus is a UK based oil and gas exploration and production company, which is currently listed on the NEX Exchange in the UK. Doriemus is seeking to provide shareholders with value and growth opportunities through the acquisition and accumulation of quality onshore and offshore oil and gas...
So oil is still at a relative 10 year low thanks to the fracking supply glut.
And it just made me think... there's some good opportunities to be had in the current market.
According to Joseph Schumpeter, businesses go in these sorts of cycles. A market grows and booms, and in that boom...
Should I buy?
Every evening I scan through charts within sectors of the market. I write down stocks on a list for the next day that are “setting up” and/or could be potential trades.
Recently, I’ve found that Oil stocks have been coming up on my list.
Here is a chart of the broad...
im wondering how i would get into the US market of trading? i'm looking at short-medium term trading and i dont want to take the comsec/ local bank route of US trading as i want to own the stock and being a commercial bank trading fees would be high.
im after an online US...
Regarding crude oil as a market indicator, I charted up crude oil for the dec contract. Some reason its trading at 39$? Is that correct and which is better to follow. Brent Crude or Crude Oil? Just using it for context.
Also im trying to get up the AUD but I only have access to aussie...
As green as can be, (Binary) only started a few days ago and broke all the rules today as far as I can tell! If a long term trade looks as though its not going to pay, what's the counter reaction to try and reduce losses? I have tipped Oil to go down and may have traded a little too late.... I...
For those who trade arbitrage transactions
It will be interesting to see the difference between the Brent and Crude oil.
At the moment, the delta is at a very high level and converge periodically.
Easy money :)
I am a newbie to shares and commodities investing, and would like to ask how to take advantage of the currently very low oil prices?
Any advice would be greatly appreciated ... thanks in advance!
I live in the U.S and I have always thought Australia has good public transportation.
I was reading on Wikipedia that Australians are highly dependent on their cars for transportation.
From Wikipedia(transport in Australia):