Economist Perspective: Gold, Oil and Copper: Dancing to Different Drummers

Economist Perspective: Gold, Oil and Copper: Dancing to Different Drummers

Copper, gold and oil are no longer moving in tandem. So what's driving these commodities in opposite directions?

For Gold Bugs, the Fun May Soon Be Over

For Gold Bugs, the Fun May Soon Be Over

Gold has had a good run, but the bulls are likely running out of money.

Making Bets on Future Action With SPX, S&P Futures Charts

Making Bets on Future Action With SPX, S&P Futures Charts

Using the SPX and S&P 500 futures charts to help stay on the right side of the market, whatever your time frame is.

We Haven't Always Loved Tech Stocks

We Haven't Always Loved Tech Stocks

The dot-com boom and financial crisis remind us that tech is not immune to a downturn.

Stay Cool, Trade Smartly: Ignore the Futures, Yield Curve Craziness

Stay Cool, Trade Smartly: Ignore the Futures, Yield Curve Craziness

When you hear hysteria over the inverted-yield curve recession fears, ask whether you are really going to sell all your stocks now, because of something that might happen far in the future?

Will We See a Recession by 2020, Trade Deal or No Deal?

Will We See a Recession by 2020, Trade Deal or No Deal?

Did recession fears just get closer to reality? Former trader Kenny Polcari breaks down what to watch in the markets now.

China Has Big Plans for Its Greater Bay Area

China Has Big Plans for Its Greater Bay Area

The economic zone could help improve China's energy security and increase internationalization of the renminbi.

Jim Cramer, the 10-Year and the Boy Who Cried Wolf

Jim Cramer, the 10-Year and the Boy Who Cried Wolf

At the end of the day, Jim Cramer said that lower rates are only a bad thing if you're not trying to buy, sell or exist in the United States.

Gold's Ride Hinges on Rates

Gold's Ride Hinges on Rates

Global tensions still affect gold prices, but with the trade war in play, those tensions are now correlated with interest rates.

Asian Benchmarks, U.S. Stock Futures Strengthen

Asian Benchmarks, U.S. Stock Futures Strengthen

Asian markets and U.S. stock futures rose overnight, while China pegged its currency rate weaker than 7 to the U.S. dollar.