National Media

Major newspapers and networks seek David’s opinions on various topics regarding the economy. Below you can read the latest articles in which his opinion was featured.



Crude Falls as Fed Minutes Show Support for Tapering
August 21, 2013
” The Fed comments are casting a shadow on most of the commodity space, including oil,” said David McAlvany… officer…

Crude Falls as Bernanke Says Fed to End Asset Buying
June 19, 2013
” We are very well supplied,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” Prices should arguably be lower. U.S….

PRECIOUS-Gold falls 2 pct as US jobs data dims stimulus hope 
June 7, 2013
” Its a knee-jerk reaction to the jobs data. Demand for gold is currently in the summer doldrums and the data provided an excuse to sell…” 


Turkey Adds to Complex ‘Tapestry’ of Oil Risks 
June 5, 2013
” The geopolitical concerns that you have coming through the Bosporus and in the variety of interests all throughout the Middle East…”


Crude Rises on ECB Rate Speculation Amid Rising Supply
April 24, 2013
” The world’s central banks are in the driver’s seat right now,” said DavidMcAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado, which…


WTI Oil Rises on Economic Confidence
February 27, 2013
” The fundamentals of the economy are supporting oil, even though the market itself is well supplied,” said David McAlvany… officer…

Changing Middle-East Dynamics a Game Changer for Oil?
November 28, 2012
“The tensions in the Middle East should drive (oil) prices higher,” David McAlvany, CEO of McAlvany Financial Group, a precious-metal brokerage based in California, told CNBC Asia’s “Squawk Box.”


Oil Falls to Lowest Level in Almost Two Weeks on Budget
November 28, 2012 – Bloomberg
“The U.S. is making great strides in increasing oil output,” said David McAlvany… ” The Middle East is unsettled and at any point could erupt, sending prices higher,” McAlvany…”

What do the “Two Bens” Mean for Oil Prices?
- August 13, 2012 – CNBC
Oil could spike and gasoline prices could hit $5 per gallon over the next 30 days if we see more monetary stimulus and instability in the Middle East, analyst David McAlvany told CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Monday

Oil Extends Decline as Inventories Reach Most Since 1990
- June 20, 2012 – Bloomberg
” The Fed is in the driver’s seat,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” Hedge funds have been selling futures…

Oil Caps Biggest Montly Drop in More Than Three Years
- May 31, 2012 – Bloomberg
“The consensus view is that economic growth is slowing globally, which is going to have an impact on demand,” said David McAlvany… officer…

Oil Falls For Sixth Day As Inventories Near 22-Year High
– May 9, 2012 – Bloomberg

” We’re facing price pressure on the supply side and the demand side,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.”….

Oil Rises After Fed Says US Economy Will Pick Up
- April 25, 2012 – Bloomberg
” Oil will drop $5 to $10 if the Iranian nuclear crisis is resolved,” said David McAlvany… officer…

Oil Climbs After U.S. Inventories Unexpectedly Decline
- March 21, 2012 – Bloomberg
”We already knew that the Saudis were increasing output,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” What Ali…

Commodities: The Bust, The Boom and Alternatives
- Business Without Borders

Oil Declines on Cushing Inventories, Saudi Supply Pledge
- March 14, 2012 – Bloomberg
” The global economy is still at risk,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” The market is sensitive to any…

Oil Rises From Two-Week Low as Greek Debt Swap Bolsters European Optimism
- March 7, 2012 – Bloomberg

” The global economy is still at risk,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” The market is sensitive to any…

Crude Advances for First Time in Three Days on Economic Expansion Reports
– February 29, 2012 – Bloomberg
”The inventory increase is pretty bearish and it indicated weak demand in the U.S.,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango,…

Oil Advances to One-Month High After Report Iran Cut Exports to Europe
– February 15, 2012 – Bloomberg
” There’s an inflationary impact from the tension in the Middle East,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” If…

Oil Falls to Six-Week Low After Inventories Increase More Than Expected
-February 1, 2012 – Bloomberg
” The PMI numbers are casting a positive light on the commodity space,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.”..

Oil Declines After U.S. Fuel Inventories Climb as German Economy Contracts
- January 11, 2012 – Bloomberg
”Germany is on the cusp of recession, which will be bad for demand,” said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.”…

Oil Declines for First Day in Four as Inventories of Crude and Fuels Rise
- December 11, 2011 – Bloomberg
‘The market has not moved much on inventories recently but that’s not the case today,” said David McAlvany… officer…

Oil Rises to Two-Week High After Central Banks Led by Fed Boost Liquidity
November 30, 2011 – Bloomberg
” The coordinated central bank action has increased the willingness of investors to go long equities and commodities,” said David McAlvany… officer… ” The inventory numbers are being overwhelmed by the global macroeconomic picture,” McAlvany

JPMorgan to Purchase Bankrupt MF Global’s Stake in London Metal Exchange
November 23, 2011 – Bloomberg
said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado.” The oil inventory numbers are less important than the larger economic picture…

Crude Oil Rises for First Time in Four Days on Jobs Data, Growth Forecast
November 2, 2011 – Bloomberg
said David McAlvany, chief executive officer of McAlvany Financial Group in Durango, Colorado. Gasoline stockpiles rose 1.36 million barrels to 206.3 million. The median…