How the Oil Spike Could Spur a Stampede into Alternative Energy Solutions (CCJ, VKIN, NEE, ENPH, FSLR, RUN, GE, ETN, TAN, URA)

One of the more interesting upshots of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has been a big shift to the game theory landscape in the energy industry, sharply incentivizing investments in alternatives to crude oil following the spike in oil prices that has resulted from sanctions against Russia. WTI Crude Oil prices have spiked as high as […]

The Commodity Stock Dip Shopping List (X, VKIN, CLF, FCX, CCJ, ADM, BHP, AA)

Inflation. War. Skyrocketing commodity prices. That’s the current context for investors looking to navigate the world right now. Crude oil has doubled since November. Wheat, soy, and corn have made similar moves. Gold recently reached new all-time highs. That picture has been driven by soaring demand growth as the pandemic comes to an end. But […]

Rate Breakout Fuels Growing Potential in Commodity Stocks (X, CEI, CLF, CCJ, ADM, BHP, AA)

The Fed continues to pivot toward the imminent need to combat inflation, which is now running at multi-decade highs. The upshot is a market rotating from technology growth to hard assets capable of driving near-term results for portfolios in the form of cash on the barrel to start the new year. For many analysts, the […]

Commodity Stocks For the Win as the Fed Falls Behind the Curve (CLF, CEI, CCJ, X, SLB, BHP, AA)

The Federal Reserve is set to conclude its two-day December meeting today with an announcement likely to involve a speeding up of the QE taper process in reaction to its growing awareness that inflation can no longer be said to be “transitory”. Yesterday’s Producer Price Index data further confirms this notion, setting a new all-time […]

Commodity Stocks in Generational Bull Trend (X, CEI, CLF, CCJ, ADM, BHP, AA, VKIN)

Guess what happens when you print trillions of dollars and then run into underinvestment and logistical problems upon reopening a fast-growing global economy? You get commodity price inflation. It’s hardly a shocking development. Major commodity markets are collectively up over 52% so far in 2021 – global equity markets are up less than 17% for […]