Commodities Corner: Billion-dollar monthly boost in exchange-traded fund gold holdings offer ray of hope for downbeat metal

Exchange-traded funds backed by gold increased their holdings by $1 billion in October, marking a possibly bullish shift in investor sentiment toward the precious metal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

A New Low-Fee Gold ETF Is Coming

Home to $36.58 billion in assets under management as of May 3, the SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE: GLD) is the world's largest exchange traded fund backed by physical holdings of gold. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 7th, 2018

Commodities Corner: First-quarter global gold demand drops to lowest in a decade: report

Overall global gold demand falls to its lowest first-quarter level since 2008, driven by a slump in demand for gold bars and exchange-traded funds backed by the precious metal, according to a report from the World Gold Council......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2018

Amid Pot ETF"s Rally, Shorts Stick With Some Of Its Holdings

Even as a marquee marijuana exchange traded fund listed in Canada recently swelled to $1 billion in assets under management, and as a U.S.-listed equivalent is soaring, some bearish traders are sticking to short positions in marijuana equities. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 17th, 2018

Silver Trade Higher in Morning Trade

Silver Trade Higher in Morning Trade Precious metals gold and silver were trading higher in the late morning deals on Monday. Holdings of the largest silver-backed exchange-traded-fund (ETF), New York&.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 9th, 2018

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) down 0.54 pct, or 4.42 tonnes

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) down 0.54 pct, or 4.42 tonnes SPDR Gold Trust GLD, the world’s largest gold-backed exchange-traded fund, said its holdings fell 0.54 percent to 820.21 tonnes on Monday from 824.63 .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 25th, 2018

Gold-Backed Inflows Rise in Asia and Europe

In the past month, global gold-backed exchange traded fund holdings added 15 tonnes. Ultimately, Europe and Asia drove inflows......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 6th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Pros and cons of investing in rhodium, a precious metal over twice as valuable as gold

With a more than 30% jump in prices so far this year, rhodium now costs more than twice what gold or palladium do. Despite that, the precious metal hasn’t attracted much attention from investors. Here’s why......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2019

Gold Vs Bitcoin

The plunge of cryptocurrencies has forced investors to seek other safe havens in traditional commodities, like precious metals. Investing analysts have revealed that many are turning to gold exchange-traded funds (.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 28th, 2019

Eddie Lampert makes new offer for Sears worth more than $5 billion

ESL Investments Inc., the hedge fund owned by Sear's Holdings Corp.'s main shareholder and former CEO Eddie Lampert, said Thursday a newly-formed unit called Transform Holdco LLC, is making a n.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold prices climb after biggest daily drop in 2 weeks

Gold futures head higher on Monday, rebounding from the precious metal’s worst single-session drop in two weeks, with prices getting a boost as downbeat U.S. ISM nonmanufacturing data pressure the dollar......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 7th, 2019

How The Palladium ETF Can Push Higher Next Year

The strong U.S. dollar is hindering an array of commodities and related exchange traded funds this year. Palladium and the Aberdeen Standard Physical Palladium Shares ETF (NYSE: PALL) did not get that memo. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 28th, 2018

The Culprit Behind Last Week"s Market Rout Emerges

On Monday we reported that in a market overflowing with losers, one clear winner had emerged: passive investors in general, and Blackrock in particular, whose exchange-traded fund business attracted more than $25 billion in November inflows, a record .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 26th, 2018

Gold futures settle at a more than 1-week high

Gold futures climbed on Monday, buoyed by weakness in the dollar and losses in the stock market, to mark their highest settlement in just over a week. Prices for the metal got an added boost to intraday highs af.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2018

Should You Invest in the Fidelity MSCI Industrials Index ETF (FIDU)?

Sector ETF report for FIDU The Fidelity MSCI Industrials Index ETF (FIDU) was launched on 10/21/2013, and is a passively managed exchange traded fund designed to offer broad exposure.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytDec 3rd, 2018

Metals Stocks: Gold falls on dollar strength, but looks to post a monthly gain

A decline in gold futures Friday on the back of further strength in the dollar pushes the metal down for the week, but prices are still on track to tally a second straight monthly gain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2018

Traders Remain Short Marijuana ETF"s Holdings

Last week was an eventful stretch for the ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (NYSE: MJ). The lone exchange traded fund dedicated to cannabis equities rallied following the Nov. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 12th, 2018

Pakistan to seek IMF bailout despite $6 bln Saudi rescue

Pakistan still plans to seek a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) despite a Saudi Arabian offer of a $6 billion rescue package. As Ed Giles reports, the news of the Saudi investment gave Pakistan's stock market a boost......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 24th, 2018

The market keeps punishing stock bulls

Pity the tech investors who poured $2 billion into an exchange-traded fund just yesterday. Pity the bulls who thought they’d ride their way to riches buying the S&P 500 on Labor Day......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 18th, 2018

The market keeps punishing stock bulls

Pity the tech investors who poured $2 billion into an exchange-traded fund just yesterday. Pity the bulls who thought they’d ride their way to riches buying the S&P 500 on Labor Day......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 18th, 2018

Gold ETF Fee Battle Intensifies

While gold and the related exchange traded funds are struggling this year, some investors remain fond of the yellow metal and some ETF issuers are rewarding that faith with lower expenses. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 11th, 2018