Jul 20 2012

Drought 2012: The cost of soaring commodities when the drought is impacting the food supply.

The current US drought is impacting commodities heavily with many futures going up nearly 40 percent just in one month.  The NOAA does not expect drought conditions to improve until October and that is a long-time away when the markets are punishing the current market because of Mother Nature slamming food crops.  We are so […]

Jul 10 2012

China inflation trends lower – expectations for lower inflation in China.

The Chinese economy has slowed down partly due to the global recessions hitting in many European countries.  The slowdown is also coming from the US as Americans cut back on spending.  The issue of the China’s inflation rate have been front and center as pressure has put on allowing their currency to float.  However, due […]