The Energy Report - Seeking Alpha - 2 hrs 5 mins ago
You may want to rethink those tickets to Hawaii, and instead spend the summer basking in the opportunities developing in three different sectors of the oil market. In this interview with The Energy Report , U.S. Global Resources Fund Manager Brian... (full story)
Jack Scoville - The PRICE Futures Group - Wed May 27, 10:55AM CDT
COTTON General Comments: Futures closed lower as the US Dollar turned sharply higher. The market seems as interested in the economic data and macro markets as much as anything else these days. But, there is increasing talk about the weather. The big rains seen over the weekend hit production... (full story)
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