Count on oil and natural gas prices to remain under price pressure in the foreseeable future.
Once demand tapers off from warmer weather, we can expect the price of UNG to do the same.
Energy prices are key to the outlook for inflation, even more so than central banks.
Prices of metals and oil dropped after the investment bank also downgraded estimates and outlook for the coming year.
After years of trudging along, repaying debt and rebuilding credit, U.S. consumers are facing new headwinds.
Gold and silver ETFs are sending bearish technical signals.
These exchange-traded funds deserve attention no matter what happens on Capitol Hill.
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