Commodity Price Spikes

Commodities have been broadly rallying since mid-2020, shown by the performance of the BCI ETN below. Recently, we have seen an acceleration of this trend, largely due to supply disruptions in Europe resulting from the Russian invasion of Ukraine. This post will show long term graphs of various commodity prices to give readers a picture of what has transpired.



Energy




Agriculture


Metals




The Bottom Line


Costs are rising, and rapid price changes like these have implications on markets, performance of traditional asset allocation strategies, and can create further geopolitical and economic volatility. Your financial plan should be built to endure market volatility like this, If you are looking for help in navigating these volatile times, we'd be happy to hear from you.