Physical Platinum ETF (NY: PPLT )
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Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - PPLT
August 22, 2012
In trading on Wednesday, shares of the ETFS Physical Platinum Shares ETF (PPLT) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $150.61, changing hands as high as $151.68 per share. ETFS Physical...
Notable ETF Inflow Detected - PPLT
August 20, 2012
Symbols mentioned in this story: PPLT Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units'' can be traded...
Daily ETF Roundup: Consumer Sentiment Rises, Platinum Shines
August 17, 2012
After a frustratingly slow week on Wall Street, markets managed to eke out small gains at today’s close, capping off their sixth straight week of gains. According to the Thomson-Reuters/University of...
Platinum gains seen short-lived after mine tragedy
August 17, 2012
Platinum futures gain more than 5% in two days in the wake of the killing of more than 30 striking miners in South Africa, but plentiful supplies and slack demand make such gains likely short-lived.
Huge Gaps Between Metals, Miners ETFs
August 08, 2012
In recent years interest in exposure to natural resources has surged, thanks perhaps in part to the ease of access afforded by the exchange-traded structure. While commodities have always been popular...
The One Chart Every Commodity Trader Must See
July 20, 2012
The past few years have seen the global economy fall on some hard times. At the head of it all has been the U.S., whose fiscal policies and rampant immoralities led to some of the biggest banks in the...
Five Must-Read Blogs for Platinum Traders and Investors
July 02, 2012
Platinum is one of that rarest metals on earth, making it a solid member of the precious metals family. Though it does not get nearly the attention that its counterparts gold and silver receive,...
How to Trade Platinum Futures
June 28, 2012
Platinum , one of the more industrious precious metals, has become a popular trading instrument in recent years, as investors have seen the benefits of making a play on this hard asset. Platinum’s uses...
Four Little Known Factors Driving the Price of Platinum
June 27, 2012
Platinum , one of the rarest elements in the world, is among the most popular commodities for investors and traders. As a member of the precious metals family, platinum offers a compelling long-term...
Platinum, Palladium ETFs Caught in Risk-Off Trade
June 06, 2012
While platinum prices and exchange traded funds are dipping back to where they started at the beginning of the year, supply disruptions and higher automobile demand may support the platinum market....
ETFS Physical Platinum Shares Getting Very Oversold
May 30, 2012
In trading on Wednesday, shares of the ETFS Physical Platinum Shares ETF (PPLT) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $137.496 per share. We define oversold territory using the...
The Outlook for Palladium, Platinum ETFs
May 08, 2012
Most investors focus on silver and gold exchange traded funds but within the precious metals complex there are also opportunities to diversify with ETFs tracking platinum and palladium. Among platinum...
Converting Your Gold Into Income
April 11, 2012
Is the Bull Market in Gold Bullion Kaput?
March 22, 2012
Bulls Are Running With These Commodities in 2012
March 12, 2012
Corn, energy and some industrial metals look particularly well positioned for gains in the year ahead, thanks to tight inventory levels and potential supply shocks.
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Why Platinum ETFs are Up 20% This Year
March 01, 2012
Platinum prices and exchange traded funds are heating up with year-to-date gains of 20% as the health of the global economy is looking better. A short supply could also support a rise in platinum...
2 Metals to Hedge Against Inflation
February 26, 2012
Why Platinum ETFs are Outperforming Gold This Year
February 08, 2012
Platinum exchange traded funds are outperforming gold prices so far this year after lagging the yellow metal badly in 2011. At the same time, platinum ETFs have broken above the 200-day moving average,...
Platinum, Palladium ETFs Look to Bounce Back
January 05, 2012
Platinum and palladium exchange traded funds dramatically lagged gold in 2011 in the metals category, but a pickup in the global economy could boost the ETFs this year and help close the performance...
Giving Thanks: Ten Reasons ETFs Are Better Than Mutual Funds
November 23, 2011
This year more than ever before, investors of all sizes are giving thanks for the tremendous expansion in the ETF industry in recent years. ETF assets continue to climb, even in challenging economic...
ETF Chart of the Day: Platinum
November 18, 2011
A physically backed, metals-based ETF that has been quite volatile in recent weeks is ETFS Physical Platinum Shares (NYSEArca: PPLT). Having risen 16% from its early October low to peak at $165.20 a...
Surveying the Platinum ETFs
October 26, 2011
Although gold and silver attract most of the headlines, investors can also choose from among exchange traded funds tracking other precious metals, including platinum. Platinum can perform differently...
VelocityShares Debuts Leveraged Precious Metals ETNs
October 17, 2011
VelocityShares, the issuer behind several popular ETNs linked to volatility-based indexes, made a big expansion to its product lineup this week with the launch of eight notes offering leveraged...
Copper, coal: crystal balls for the global economy
September 22, 2011
Copper and coal can be great tools for predicting economic prospects and right now they’re offering a gloomy outlook, but a close analysis shows a glimmer of hope as the world struggles to avoid...
What Gold, Platinum ETFs are Saying About the Economy
September 19, 2011
Spectacular gains in gold exchange traded funds have not been mirrored in platinum ETFs as gold spot prices begin to trade at par with platinum. The new price parity may forebode change in the global...
Euro crisis helps gold shine
September 06, 2011
Since the ‘smart money’ got out of gold last year, a lot of people have been sitting on the sidelines watching it march higher, writes Brett Arends.
Like commodities in general, metals help investors diversify as their performance bears little resemblance to that of stocks.
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Gold, Platinum ETFs Soar as Prices Top $1,900
August 22, 2011
Exchange traded funds that invest in gold and platinum advanced Monday as prices for both precious metals topped $1,900 an ounce. Investors are seeking refuge in bullion on fears of a troubled global...