Julian Murdoch

Julian Murdoch is a former staff writer of HardAssetsInvestor.com, which is now part of ETF.com.

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Gold Demand: A Market In Flux

The World Gold Council's latest Gold Demand Trends report reveals several surprises, including the clearest evidence to date of a divide between ETF and physical investors.

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Gold: Investment Demand In Flux

Why are Indian and Chinese investors flocking to gold ETFs? Has jewelry demand rebounded? We dig into the World Gold Council's recent report on gold's investment demand, which offered more than a few surprises for investors.

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How To Play The High Brent-WTI Spread

Why is the Brent-WTI spread so high right now? And what's the best way investors can play it?

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How Likely Is $1500 Gold?

The yellow metal had a healthy 2010 (but not as good as its miners did). So is gold poised for higher moves in the year ahead?

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The Why Of White Metals: Silver, Platinum and Palladium In 2010

Looking to ride the white metals boom? We investigate several ways to invest in silver, platinum and palladium for 2011.

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Is Now The Right Time To Buy Natural Gas Stocks?

Unlike natural gas itself, equity-based FCG and WCAT have both had stellar years. What does their future hold?

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Copper: Buying Opportunity In Miners

Copper's recent price antics have propelled it center stage, but what lies ahead for the red metal—and its miners—in the coming months?

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How To Play Growing Chinese Gold Demand

China's gold imports have hit the stratosphere. So why should investors look outside the country to play this growing demand?

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Aluminum: Does A Physical ETF Make Sense?

For over a year, rumors have swirled about the possibility of a physically backed aluminum ETF. But if one does launch, should investors jump in?