The so-called commodities “super-cycle” came screeching to a halt in 2016 for exchange traded fund investors. China slowdown and a surging dollar have put stress on previously booming countries who rely on exports as crude oil led the way down.
Tom recently caught up with Kevin Baum who heads of commodities for Powershares to discuss what he makes of it all. What’s the best approach to getting commodities exposure in these difficult environments? The answer is a little more complex than that as you’d imagine but there are good, steady plays still available for those diligent investors who maintain their commodity exposure for diversification.
Kevin has insights and outlooks, check out their discussion below!