Have Commodities Futures Lived Up to Their Promise?
Two recent analyses suggest the previous decade’s hype about high return and low correlation with stocks has not panned out.
How to Hold On for Commodities’ Wild Ride
A little-known commodities index sports long-term performance more than double that of either the Dow Jones-UBS or Goldman Sachs indexes.
Is There a Way to Play Commodities’ Wild Ride?
An actively managed fund offers the possibility of benefiting from both the broadly negative trends and positive micro-trends in commodities. But the success of such a strategy depends on the skill and foresight of the manager.
How to Position Clients in Commodities
In today's choppy environment, advisors suggest using mutual funds, ETFs and managed futures for some clients