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About Matthew Bradbard

Matthew joined RCM as the VP of Managed Futures & Alternatives in the Miami office in 2012, bringing hands-on analysis and trading experience.

Matthew began his career in the commodities business as an advisor to clients on asset allocation and buy/sell decisions. Matthew has devised, implemented and executed trading strategies for several firms in his tenor at a broker assisted level. Matthew also managed his own global macro fund that traded numerous futures and options strategies. Most recently, Matthew operated MB Wealth Corporation, a full-service retail commodity brokerage firm.

A prolific commentator, Matthew has published subject-specific articles, a weekly market commentary and a daily investing blog. Matthew has been a featured commodity analyst for Seeking Alpha and a guest on 850AM (The Biz) radio show as their “commodity expert”. Matthew has been interviewed dozens of times for his opinion on commodities and current events as they relate to commodities and their role in investor’s portfolios by Reuters, Structured Products, Commodity HQ, Seeking Alpha, and Benzinga. Matthew received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Northeastern University in 2000, and also studied at the University of Sydney.

Here are my most recent posts

Cocoa – Will your Milky Way cost less in Two Months?

Global food prices rose 1% in April, with levels now only 9% below the peak reached in February 2011, according to the United Nations. This was driven predominantly by a sharp rise ...

4/8/13 – Commodity Update

Energy: Crude oil gained for the first time in four sessions closing just above the 61.8% Fib level. All sales under $92.70 in May futures have been rejected the last three sessions. ...

2/28/13 – Commodity Update

Energy: Crude oil gave up 1% to close under its 100 day MA and the lowest close for April futures in 2013. I don’t see much more downside though we could track lower on a risk off ...

2/25/13 – Commodity Update

Energy: Looking at today’s action in Crude oil we challenged the 50 and 100 day MAs at their H/L respectively. We could work lower with outside market influence but I have no client ...

2/11/13 – Commodity Update

Energy: $95 has served as support in Crude oil of late and though that level was probed in early dealings buying came in to put prices $2 off those levels by the close. As of this post ...

1/23/13 – Commodity Update

Energy: Crude oil gave up 1.50% closing at its 8 day MA just above the 38.2% Fib level. I think if we can break those 2 pivot points we should see more selling to follow…I see the ...