CNBCBeaten-down crude oil is tracking for a huge losing streakCNBC"The drawdown we'll expect is just right around 1 million barrels for crude oil, so data coming out of course is going to be quite bearish for oil going forward," he said. His target is closer to the $40 area, roughly 7 percent lower from oil's settle ...The US shale oil industry is booming despite low crude pricesBusiness InsiderOil Gains on Hopes for Falling StocksWall Street Journal (subscription)Oil Gains as Biggest Monthly Loss in a Year Considered ExcessiveBloombergFinancial Times -Fox Businessall 4 ... read more

The Cocoa Rally Ends In Tears - Wear A Helmet When Trading Soft Commodities These DaysSeeking AlphaWhile many other raw materials were continuing to move to the downside in the years that followed, rising demand for chocolate confectionery products in China caused the price of cocoa beans to rise steadily, and cocoa surpassed the $3000 per ton level ... ... read more

CNBCThe bottom could be in for crushed crude oil, strategist saysCNBCFollowing crude oil's fifth straight week of losses and the energy sector's worst week in nine months, 55 Institutional market strategist Max Wolff breaks down ...and more » ... read more

Cocoa, coffee, sugar prices follow oil lowerFinancial TimesCocoa, coffee and sugar lurched lower, dragged down by a fall in oil prices, worries about excess supplies and system selling. The raw materials, known as “soft commodities” among traders, have seen a build up of bearish bets by short term speculative ...and more » ... read more

ReutersUS stocks rise on tech gains, oil reboundReutersU.S. stocks were higher in early afternoon trading on Friday, with the Nasdaq set to post its first weekly gain in three weeks, helped by gains in technology stocks and a rebound in oil prices. A rise in large-cap technology stocks, including Apple (AAPL.World shares mixed as investors assess oil, China clampdownABC NewsStocks Are Ignoring Oil's Bear MarketBloombergBear market for oil sector drills energy stocksUSA TODAYBarron'sall 161 news articles » ... read more

Jakarta PostIndonesia postpones industrial sugar auctionJakarta PostThe auction will use an online bar code system that will track the information and histories of refined sugar trading from the importation of raw materials to production, sales, purchases and distribution, as arranged by Trade Ministry Regulation No.and more » ... read more

Trumponomics: The mercantilist perspective is back in forceRochester Business JournalThat's why the era's powers wanted colonies—raw materials could be imported from their dependents, with high-priced goods exported to the colonies in exchange. This unequal trading relationship was a key factor driving colonial America to cast off the ... ... read more

ReutersOil slide muddies inflation outlook, weighs on stocksReutersLONDON World stocks struggled to hold onto earlier gains on Friday and were poised for a flat end to the week following another wobble in energy shares, while a tentative bounce in oil prices helped commodity-related currencies gain against the dollar.Tentative oil price recovery lifts energy stocksEconomic Timesall 1 news articles » ... read more