Globally, calorie consumption is growing and could spur demand as well as a need for greater agricultural productivity.
Readers cite diversification, inflation-hedging advantages as reasons to hold on.
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A look at the true drivers of commodity futures returns shows that popular indexes like the GSCI are lacking.
This broad-basket commodity exchange-traded fund uses market-price signals to construct its index--with mixed results.
We revisit and make a modification to our portfolio for those with shorter time horizons.
We made one small adjustment to this ETF portfolio for retirees with midrange time horizons.
We make a minor adjustment and check up on the performance of this ETF-oriented portfolio ideal for retirees with long time horizons.
Although commodities have struggled recently, this ETF is a good choice for investors optimistic about the sector.
An investment in commodities can offer some benefits, but they may be overhyped.