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Commodity Investing: Maximizing Returns Through Fundamental Analysis

Commodity Investing: Maximizing Returns Through Fundamental Analysis

Adam Dunsby, John Eckstein, Jess Gaspar, Sarah Mulholland

ISBN: 978-0-470-26264-1

Feb 2008

304 pages



Straightforward and accessible, Commodity Investing balances academic-quality analysis with clear, compelling prose, and provides those interested in this fast-growing field with unparalleled investment insights. Page by page, you’ll acquire a deeper understanding of this discipline and discover how to make more informed decisions when investing in such a dynamic environment. With this book as your guide, you’ll benefit from the lessons of experienced practitioners and quickly come to grips with what it takes to make it in today’s commodity market.

Chapter 1. Introduction.

Chapter 2. Commodity Futures as Investments.

Chapter 3. Commodities for the Long Run.

Understanding Energy.

Chapter 4. Oil.

Chapter 5. Gasoline.

Chapter 6. Heating Oil.

Chapter 7. Natural gas.

Understanding Grains And Oilseeds

Chapter 8. Wheat.

Chapter 9. Corn.

Chapter 10. Soybeans.

Understanding Livestock.

Chapter 11. Cattle.

Chapter 12. Hogs.

Understanding Industrial Metals.

Chapter 13. Copper.

Chapter 14. Aluminum.

Chapter 15. Zinc.

Understanding The Softs.

Chapter 16. Coffee.

Chapter 17. Sugar.

Chapter 18. Cocoa.

Chapter 19. Cotton.

How To Invest.

Chapter 20. Some Building Blocks of a Commodity Futures Trading System.

Chapter 21. The Rise of the Indexes.

Chapter 22. Conclusion.

Appendix. The London Metals Exchange.