Baltic Dry Shipping Index Not Participating

Baltic Dry Shipping Index Not Participating

The baltic dry shipping index reflects rates charged for commodities shipping.  The index is usually considered a fairly decent indicator of economic demand for goods and growth but over the past two years the index has done nothing at all, indicating demand for...
Copper Looking For Further Upside

Copper Looking For Further Upside

I just wanted to reiterate this: Copper is often being looked to as a leading indicator for global economic growth.  Whether that's true this time around or not is fairly irrelevant for my note here.  Looking at the chart below I note a downward-trending...