Trader Lists

The collapse of the oil price has created winners and losers.

In honor of the end of the year and the perpetual dawn of a new one, we asked our contributors to give us their outlooks for 2015.

In anticipation of the new year ahead, we’ve pulled together 15 charts that we’ll be watching and might help guide our expectations for what 2015 has in store for us.

The January Effect, the surge that small-cap companies may experience at the beginning of the year, goes back some seven decades.

Oil prices are unsustainably low right now--many high-cost oil producers and oil-producing regions are currently operating in the red. That may work in the short-term, but over the medium and long-term, companies will be forced out of the market, precipitating a price rise. The big question is when they will rise, and by how much.
The CFTC obtained a record $3.27 billion in monetary sanctions imposed against companies and individuals.
The CFTC obtained a record $3.27 billion in monetary sanctions imposed against companies and individuals.
As natural resources bounced all over the charts in 2014, particularly gold, readers turned to the experts interviewed by The Gold Report for insights on what was driving these ups and downs and how they could protect themselves or, better yet, benefit from the volatility. Check out some of the most popular experts featured during the year and some thoughts you might want to consider as you prepare for 2015.
So we asked traders, is there still room for a Santa Claus rally this December, or did Santa just fill our equity stockings with coal?
Here are five ways traders have been telling the Fed that they should postpone their tightening strategy.