Resources & Commodities

Natural resources occur within the environment in their original and natural form, undisturbed by humanity. Natural resources come in many forms. It may be a solid, liquid or gas. It may be organic or inorganic. It may also be metallic or non-metallic. It may be renewable or non-renewable. That said, our editors analyse minerals (gold, copper, iron ore, oil and gas etc.) where you can make money. For that reason, you’re guaranteed to hear about the hottest news affecting commodities around the world.

Remember, with the exception of the air you breathe, everything you use in your daily life is made from commodities that are either grown or mined. The chair you are sitting on, the computer terminal you are viewing, the fiber optic cable bringing you this feed — all are products of agriculture or mining, the most basic of all industries.

Resource & Commodity Price Updates

There’s a lot to love about the resources sector. If you pick the right stock and you could make a fortune. For example, Sirius Resources was once a penny stock. In July 2012, the company hit the nickel-copper mother lode in Western Australia. That sent the share price skyrocketing from 5 cents to $2.50 by mid-2013. If you’re looking to invest in the next Sirius Resources, you have come to the right place. We provide investment advice on the hottest resource stocks, with massive potential.

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Clancy exploration share price
Cobalt Demand Results in Clancy Exploration Share Price Surge
Shares of Clancy Exploration Limited have grown by a massive 50% today. An increase in cobalt demand has triggered a surge of prices for the mineral across the span of two years. Clancy Exploration, which has been operating since 2003, has managed to produce thousands of tonnes of cobalt from its Bou Azzer operation, along with large quantities of silver and gold.
bullish gold market
A Gold Bull Market Lurks in the Shadows
Gold will surge to the highest level in five years if a global trade war breaks out, according to Rick Rule, chief executive officer of Sprott U.S. Holdings Inc. Rick Rule is a smart businessman and successful investor. He’s been around for decades in the resources sector. When he talks, you listen carefully.
new oil futures contract trading in Yuan
Will This Deal Be a Blow to the Petrodollar?
The new oil futures contract is one of the many Chinese efforts to internationalise their currency. Yet the adoption pace has been slow. However, there could be a couple of catalysts that could cause the currency to grow quicker. If Saudi Arabia starts accepting Chinese currency in exchange for oil, it could increase the Renminbi’s growth, and deal a massive blow to the petrodollar.
US dollar
Make Way for the Petroyuan
China is also looking to promote the Yuan around the world to become more prominent in international trade. This is a very big deal. Especially as it is coming at a time when there are increasing tensions between the US and China on trade.