Content tagged: cotton

Investing in Cotton

Posted on 09/09/2011

After reaching its new all-time highs this past March, Cotton recently found a bottom at 96. In this article, we discuss ways to find exposure to cotton via exchange-traded products. We also bring to your attention some of the nuances regarding the futures markets. more »

Commodity Update

Posted on 03/18/2011

Over the course of the week there has been notable volatility in the financial markets. The higher beta asset classes saw notable pressure to the downside, Commodities included, so there are several buying opportunities available to investors looking to gain Commodity exposure. more »

Short Week Sell Off

Posted on 02/25/2011

It was a short week in the market, in more ways than one. We only had four trading days, and in terms of performance we fell short as well. Let's see which ETFs were able to weather the storm, and which were not so lucky. more »

Cotton: a Hot Commodity?

Posted on 12/20/2010

Many of you are already familiar with the Sector Drill Down function, and the Compare function within the X-ray engine, but now we are able to search by sub-asset class for specific commodity representation in ETFs and ETNs. Today presented us with a practical application for utilizing this tool. more »