Commodities Rising: The Reality Behind the Hype and How to Really Profit in the Commodities Market
July 22, 2006
Commodities such as oil, precious metals, and agriculturals provide investors with superior long-term investment performance results and offer traders tremendous short-term opportunities. Commodities Rising analyzes the current commodity environment and looks out over the next few years to identify potential profit situations for investors. More importantly, this book shows readers how commodities can be used to reduce risk and increase returns in a balanced investment portfolio. Commodities expert Jeffrey Christian works hard to debunk much of the misinformation currently circulating about commodities, and provides a reasoned and authoritative reality-check for investors to help evaluate the claims and promises of various publications and brokerages in the commodity field.
Jeffrey M. Christian (New York, NY) is Managing Director of the CPM Group, one of the world's premier precious metals and commodities research and consulting companies. He participated in the founding of the CPM Group when it was spun off from Goldman Sachs in 1986. Christian speaks frequently at commodity industry conferences and seminars, and oversees the publication of CPM's renowned precious metal survey guides. He is quoted frequently in the financial press and has appeared on several cable financial news programs to discuss commodities