Wheat: Upward Pressure On Price Continues


Over the past four years, US wheat prices have seen a slow but sustained trend upward. Source: investing.com That said, movements in the commodity have been quite volatile in 2020. Source: investing.com With much of the world only gradually easing from lockdown measures, demand for commodities more generally has beenRead More →

Vertex Energy’s Transformation Continues (NASDAQ:VTNR)


For Vertex Energy (VTNR), size matters. The UMO (used motor oil) re-refiner is a smaller player in the oil and gas industry. When the industry struggles, Vertex Energy’s share price typically gets pummeled simply because it is a smaller player. Declaration of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020 prompted quarantinesRead More →

Steady Growth Continues | Seeking Alpha


Editor’s note: This article was originally published on January 31, 2020 by James Hamilton here. The Bureau of Economic Analysis announced yesterday that U.S. real GDP grew at a 2.1% annual rate in the fourth quarter of 2019. That’s slightly below the 2.3% average rate since the recovery from theRead More →

Enterprise Products Partners: Growth Story Continues Despite The Earnings Miss – Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD)


On Monday, October 29, 2019, midstream infrastructure giant Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) announced its third-quarter 2019 earnings results. At first glance, these results were quite disappointing as the company failed to meet the expectations of its analysts on either the top line or the bottom line. However, a closer lookRead More →

Wirecard Vs. Financial Times – The Drama Continues – Wirecard AG (OTCMKTS:WCAGY)


Around half a year after allegations revealed by the Financial Times (NYSE:FT) rocked Wirecard’s stock (OTCPK:WRCDF, OTCPK:WCAGY) in Q1/2019, a new article released by the Financial Times Dan McCrum shattered the stock again. Source: Wirecard Titled “Wirecard’s suspect accounting practices revealed” the Financial Times reveals new and more substantial allegationsRead More →