Commodity Trader's Almanac 2011: For Active Traders of Futures, Forex, Stocks & ETFs

Overview

An indispensable resource for today's commodity and currency trader

The 2011 Edition of the Commodity Trader's Almanac, is an essential tool for professional traders, and can help you understand the complex and exciting world of commodities and foreign currencies.

Created in a similar fashion to the Stock Trader's Almanac-which has been trusted for over 40 years by traders and investors-the Commodity Trader's Almanac is a comprehensive guide ...

See more details below
Hardcover
$37.19
BN.com price
(Save 6%)$39.95 List Price

Pick Up In Store

Reserve and pick up in 60 minutes at your local store

Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (7) from $2.91   
  • New (1) from $148.99   
  • Used (6) from $2.91   

Overview

An indispensable resource for today's commodity and currency trader

The 2011 Edition of the Commodity Trader's Almanac, is an essential tool for professional traders, and can help you understand the complex and exciting world of commodities and foreign currencies.

Created in a similar fashion to the Stock Trader's Almanac-which has been trusted for over 40 years by traders and investors-the Commodity Trader's Almanac is a comprehensive guide featuring monthly strategies, patterns, trends, and trading techniques geared towards active investors of the major commodities and currencies, as well as ETFs, futures, and options.

  • Helps you understand how commodity pricing works and offers great insight into investing in them
  • Alerts you to little-known market patterns and tendencies to help forecast commodity market trends with accuracy and confidence
  • Contains market highlights that cover key supply, demand, and seasonal tendencies on markets including crude oil, ethanol, and precious metals; critical agricultural products such as corn, wheat, and cattle; and foreign currencies

Intended for active traders and investors interested in making the most out of today's commodity, ETF, futures, options, and currencies resources, this guide will help you make more informed decisions as you look for greater profits in this arena.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470557457
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/25/2010
  • Series: Almanac Investor Series , #43
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 198
  • Product dimensions: 6.70 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

5 Introduction to the Fifth Edition.

7 Pattern Recognition Improves Trading Results.

10 2011 Strategy Calendar.

12 January Almanac.

14 Short S&P Into Early January Strength.

16 Euro Peaks against U.S. Dollar.

18 Wheat Turns to Chaff.

20 Sweet End of January Long S&P 500 Trade.

22 February Almanac.

24 Strength in Soybeans.

26 Crude Oil Strikes a Winner in April.

28 Silver Tarnishes in February.

30 March Almanac.

32 Natural Gas Surges.

34 Cocoa Peaks before St. Patrick’s Day.

36 March British Pound Invasion.

38 April Almanac.

40 April Tax Time Takes a Bite out of Gold.

42 Bonds Can Go Up When Stocks Go Down.

44 Beef Prices Head South before Summer.

46 May Almanac.

48 Copper Tops in May.

50 Silver Slips in May.

52 Coffee Buzz Fades in Summer.

54 Short Soybeans for Summer.

56 June Almanac.

58 Sugar’s Summer Sweet Spot.

60 Summer BBQ Season Gives Beef a Bounce.

62 Mother Nature Makes Corn Pop.

64 July Almanac.

66 Last-Half July S&P 500 Short.

68 Summer Air Conditioning Heats Up Natural Gas.

70 Swiss Franc Follows Gold Higher.

72 August Gives Coffee a Lift.

74 August Almanac.

76 Twin Cocoa Crops Create Twin Summertime Trades.

78 Gold Glitters Mid-Summer.

80 Crude Oil Takes a Breather.

82 September Almanac.

84 British Pound Autumn Rally.

86 Silver Slumps in October.

88 Japanese Yen Dives against the Dollar.

90 October Almanac.

92 Soybean's Harvest Lows Offer Potential Free Meal.

94 Two-Month Year-end Euro Rally.

96 Massive S&P 500 Gains Halloween to Christmas.

98 Corn Harvest Lows Feed Bulls All Winter and Spring.

100 November Almanac.

102 Lean Hogs Fatten Up before Thanksgiving.

104 Gold Bugs Get a Treat for the Holidays.

106 Bonds Freeze Up in Winter.

108 December Almanac.

110 Eat Your Winter Wheaties.

112 Copper Starts to Build a Bullish Foundation.

114 British Pound Invasion Fades Away.

116 Swiss Franc Trades like Gold.

118 2012 Strategy Calendar.

120 Directory of Trading Patterns & Databank.

121 January S&P 500 Break Case Study.

122 January-March Short Euro Case Study.

123 February Long Crude Oil Case Study.

124 March Long British Pound Case Study.

125 May Short Silver Case Study.

126 Commodity Seasonality: Top Percentage Plays.

128 Commodity Seasonality Strategy Calendar.

130 CFTC COT Report—Insider’s Look, Trader’s Edge.

133 Commodity and Related Securities Specifications.

139 Select Commodity, Currency, and Stock Index ETFs.

140 S&P 500 Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

142 30-Year Treasury Bond Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

145 Crude Oil Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

147 Natural Gas Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

149 Copper Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

152 Gold Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

155 Silver Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

158 Corn Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

161 Soybeans Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

164 CBOT Wheat Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

167 Cocoa Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

170 Coffee Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

173 Sugar Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

176 Live Cattle Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

179 Lean Hogs Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

182 British Pound Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

185 Euro Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

187 Swiss Franc Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

190 Japanese Yen Cycle, Seasonal Pattern, Trading Guide & Data.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews
  • Posted April 25, 2011

    Very Informative

    Straight to the point of teaching, without the needless stories to waste pages. Worth every penny.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 15, 2011

    No text was provided for this review.

Sort by: Showing all of 2 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)