Commodity Research Bureau


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Commodity Research Bureau

Produces a popular price index of 17 commodities which is often used to track inflationary trends in the economy.

Commodity Research Bureau

An organization that produces an index that tracks the price movements of 17 commodities. The CRB index does not follow any one commodity sector, but rather the general direction of commodities overall. The CRB index is watched by both commodity and bond investors because the prices of commodities and bonds tend to move in opposite directions due to inflation.
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In 1963, the Commodity Research Bureau developed a computerized trading system for the purpose of removing the emotional human element from market forecasting.
CHICAGO, May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Commodity Research Bureau, a Barchart Company, and a leading provider of commodity market information today announced the completed acquisition of Commodity Price Charts from Futures Magazine Group.
which owns the Commodity Research Bureau and http://www.
Since 1934, traders, investors, analysts, portfolio managers, and speculators around the world have relied on the Commodity Research Bureau (CRB) to help them navigate the uncertainties of the commodity and financial markets.
Since September 2007, the price of crude oil is up 100%; retail gasoline up 69%; natural gas 95%; and the Commodity Research Bureau index for foodstuffs is up 27%.
The newsletter, named Eurex - European Market Outlook, is a complimentary weekly e-newsletter produced for Eurex by the Commodity Research Bureau (CRB), a leading provider of futures market research, data and analysis, division of Barchart.
We have been involved in the agricultural industry for many years through Barchart and our Commodity Research Bureau (CRB) division, so it's a natural fit for us to launch a dedicated division to directly serve the agricultural business community," said Barchart President Eero Pikat.
The name CRB News comes from Commodity Research Bureau (CRB) which is owned by Barchart.
Here is a wealth of authoritative data, gathered from government reports, private industry, and trade and industry associations, all compiled by the Commodity Research Bureau, the organization of record for the entire commodity industry.