It was a dismal month for commodity ETFs.
Metals lagged, while energy commodities shined.
Except for precious metals, commodities had an upbeat month.
Commodity ETFs, especially precious metals, struggled in September.
Base metals have been standout performers even as most other commodities decline in 2017.
Commodity ETFs had a brutal time in April, with precious metals making for a lonely bright spot.
Energy and precious metals were the biggest drags on the commodity space in October, while ags shined.
A look at oil’s wild ride and some of the events and milestones influencing the energy sector in the commodity space.
There are plenty of inflation-protection tools, but not too many that truly deliver the goods.