- May 30, 2008
Last week I wrote that we could see a drop in the price of oil as speculators seemed to be storing oil in very large tankers and "slow steaming" them to port in a bet that prices would rise. When everyone is on the same side of the trade, the time is right for a reversal. This is especially true when there is a large potential supply sitting on the sidelines.
This week we briefly look at this prediction, and perhaps even more ominous problems for commodities in general, at least in the short...Read more