Weekly Commodities Update – 30 May 2017 (Video)

In this week’s Commodities update, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam gives his analysis on WTI crude (0:30), Brent crude (4:58), Gold (6:25), Silver (9:22) and Copper (11:49).

Craig also gives an update on the recent agreement between some OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers to extend the cut by nine months and explains why oil fell 5% following the announcement.

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Craig Erlam

Craig Erlam

Senior Currency Analyst at OANDA
Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With more than five years' experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Sky News, Bloomberg, CNBC and BBC. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.
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