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Insights November 22, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts- November 22, 2017

Conclusion: This weeks stats need some more explanation. We have an overall tight situation for PADD2 in the US with Keystone out until the...

Insights November 17, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Range-bound

Gold and silver traded in narrow ranges this week, with gold up $7 from last Friday’s close, at $1282 in early European trade this morning...

Insights November 10, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Finding support

Gold and silver rallied this week, with gold up $14 from last Friday’s close at $1283 in early European trade this morning. Silver is up b...

Insights November 09, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - November 3, 2017

Conclusion: The large draws continue as net imports remain very low. We continue to believe that we are in a large global deficit in 4Q17, b...

Insights November 03, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Silver stars

Gold and silver prices steadied this week, with gold up $3 since last Friday’s close at $1275 in early European trade this morning (Friday...

Insights October 25, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - October 20, 2017

Conclusion: Very large draw of crude and products, which was mainly driven by the record low net import number (mainly due to extremely high...

Insights October 20, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - October 13, 2017

Conclusion: At first sight the stats look very bullish, with total stocks drawing >11mb more than normal. However, 7mb of that is due...

Insights October 20, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Counter-trend decline

After the previous two-week rally, it was perhaps natural for precious metals to consolidate this week. Gold, which closed on a high note la...

Insights October 06, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Lower in declining volume

Gold and silver drifted lower in declining volume. On Tuesday, the day of tonight’s Commitment of Traders report, gold’s Comex turnover...

Insights September 29, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Rising bond yields

Since 7 September, the yield on the 5-year US Treasury bond has risen from 1.64% to 1.9%. There can be little doubt that this move, and the...

Insights September 22, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: PMs sold down

Gold and silver were sharply down this week, with gold off $23 at $1297 from last Friday’s close in early European trade early this mornin...

Insights September 20, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - September 15, 2017

Conclusion: The weekly DOE statistics are still heavily impacted by the aftermath of hurricane Harvey in this weeks stats and will remain im...

Insights September 13, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - September 9, 2017

Conclusion: The weekly DOE statistics are heavily impacted by the aftermath of hurricane Harvey in this weeks stats and will remain impacted...

Insights September 08, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Have we lift-off?

As can be seen in our headline chart, gold and silver powered ahead further this week, and appeared to be undergoing a rerating. Gold this m...

Insights September 06, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - September 1, 2017

Conclusion: The weekly DOE statistics are heavily impacted by the aftermath of hurricane Harvey in this weeks stats and will remain impacted...

Insights September 01, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: $1300 easily surmounted

Gold finally broke through the $1300 level on Monday, and did it in style. With London closed for a bank holiday, gold appeared to be edging...