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Insights August 30, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - August 25, 2017

Conclusion: Relatively strong stats, larger than normal inventory draws continue. The oil market is being roiled by the storm related issues...

Insights August 25, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Pausing under the highs

After last Friday’s spike to test the water at $1300, gold has consolidated its six-week run since Monday in a narrow range of $1280 to $1...

Insights August 23, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - August 18, 2017

Conclusion: Rather underwhelming stats. Crude rallied anyway following the release as gasoline stocks drew more than expected (API reported...

Insights August 18, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: $1300+ in sight

Having had an excellent run last week, gold and silver have consolidated by initially falling on Monday and Tuesday this week, before rallyi...

Insights August 09, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - August 4, 2017

Conclusion: Neutral to slightly bullish. Draws are larger than normal but drawdowns have slowed down materially over the past two week compa...

Insights August 04, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: A week of consolidation

Gold and silver consolidated recent rises this week. On closing prices, gold barely moved from last Friday’s close, standing at $1269.50 i...

Insights August 02, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - July 28, 2017

Conclusion: Neutral stats but impressive nevertheless given that we expected some reversal from the last 3 weeks extremely bullish reports....

Insights July 28, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Bear squeeze continues

Gold and silver both edged up over the week, reflecting a firm undertone. Gold was up $4.50 from last Friday’s close at $1259 in early Eur...

Insights July 26, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - July 21, 2017

Conclusion: Very bullish stats. We are three weeks into July and already drew 23.5mb, 36mb more than normal. We continue to expect larger d...

Insights July 19, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - July 14, 2017

Conclusion: Very bullish stats. Two weeks of solid draws in July paint a very bullish picture despite the apparent strong supply growth data...

Insights July 14, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Unchanged on the week

Gold and silver prices steadied this week, with gold up only $3 at $1218 in early European trade this morning (Friday), and silver unchanged...

Insights July 12, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - July 7, 2017

Conclusion: Bullish. Strong start into July with another sharp decline in stocks. Ignoring the weekly fluctuation in demand data, average de...

Insights July 07, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Speculators chicken out

Gold and silver continued to drift lower this week, with gold falling $20 from last Friday’s close to $1220 in early European trade this m...

Insights July 05, 2017 Stefan Wieler

Weekly DOE Oil Charts - June 30, 2017

Conclusion: Very bullish stats. Arguably a large share of the draws and the increase in implied demand simply offset the weakness in recent...

Insights June 30, 2017 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Half-year blues

Gold and silver prices were hit on Monday by a $2bn sale of Comex gold futures at about 0400 hrs EST, when US traders were not around to cha...