As Inflation Spikes Squeeze Candidates Remain in the Commodity Space (BTU, CEI, CHK, FCX, PAAS, TECK)

“Team Transitory” at the Fed is coming under increasing pressure. Chair Powell and his core allies seem to be at odds with history right now as inflation data spikes and violates the rules Powell put in place during his Jackson Hole speech in August. In that speech, he said the situation was under control because […]

Finding the Last Squeeze-able Stocks in the Commodity Space (BTU, CEI, CHK, FCX, PAAS, TECK, WY)

The commodity space is the clear winner in 2021. This is especially true if you count Bitcoin as a commodity. But even if you don’t, the theme driving the headlines this year is all about inflation, supply chain constraints, and shortages of raw goods like oil, gas, copper, lumber, iron ore, and agricultural goods.  As […]

Could the Delta Variant Equal Fresh Life for Commodity Plays? (CEI, FCX, PAAS, TECK, VKIN, WY, DBC)

The Delta variant doesn’t seem to be changing behavior on a bottom-up level. The vaccinated understand they are protected. The unvaccinated, at least in countries like the US, are unvaccinated by choice at this point, and don’t seem to believe it was ever an issue in the first place. But Delta does have one extremely […]