Commodities and Baltic Dry Index

Commodities and Baltic Dry Index Higher prices for commodities? As the Baltic Dry Index continues to surge higher. Image: The Daily Shot – The Wall Street Journal

Commodities Rolling 10-Year Annualized Returns

Commodities Rolling 10-Year Annualized Returns This chart shows negative 10-year rolling commodities returns, near the lowest since 1924. Image: BofA Global Investment Strategy

Gold Prices vs. Commodities

Gold Prices vs. Commodities The declining correlation between the price of gold and commodities may suggest that the commodity bear super-cycle is nearing its end. Image: Wells Fargo Investment Institute

% Positive All Commodities

% Positive All Commodities Commodities are back in a big way. The % of commodities producing positive year-over-year returns has jumped to 55%. Image: Arbor Research & Trading LLC

Oil, Gold, Silver, and Wheat vs. Commodities

Oil, Gold, Silver, and Wheat vs. Commodities Chart showing that individual commodities have historically moved together over a long period of time. Image: Wells Fargo Investment Institute

Super-Cycles – Commodities, Stocks, and Bonds

Super-Cycles – Commodities, Stocks, and Bonds The importance of asset allocation and diversification: commodities, stocks, and bonds do not necessarily moved together over the long term. Image: Wells Fargo Investment Institute