Archive | March, 2005

Supplies mar futures trade in sugar as prices recede

By Hamid Waleed – LAHORE: The sugar trader and investors are in a fix over their future contracts and market derivatives as rising supply of the commodity and consequently receding price have exposed them to losses. The situation emerged after excessive deals on future counters were witnessed lately whereas government’s permission for unlimited duty free […]

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Successful traders have to take a loss

by Brian Hoops – If you ask a room full of active and inactive (those who have lost all of their money) commodity traders which skill is the most important in becoming a successful trader, the answers would represent, to a great degree, the weaknesses of those present. I would guess that the most common […]

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Crude oil futures fall on traders’ profit-taking

By Brad Foss – WASHINGTON (AP) – Oil prices fell Monday as traders took profits in a continuation of last week’s downward trend. After dipping as low as $53.60 US, light, sweet crude futures for May delivery settled 79 cents lower at $54.05 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. That’s more than $3.50 […]

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