Historical Coffee Prices Analysis as 12-2015

Analysis Variable : Real Price Coffee

N

Mean

Std Dev

Minimum

Maximum

432

145.8234690

96.3982931

28.5054556

507.2815647

The demand curve for coffee is inelastic so that price of coffee is not affected by demand, but affected by supply.

The current coffee price is below the historical average coffee price from 1980 to 2015.  Top 2 coffee ETFs are following: http://etfdb.com/type/commodity/softs/coffee/

The charts for two coffee ETFs (JO and CAFE) :

https://www.quandl.com/data/EOD/JO-iPath-Bloomberg-Coffee-SubTR-ETN-JO-Stock-Prices-Dividends-and-Splits

https://www.quandl.com/data/EOD/CAFE-iPath-Pure-Beta-Coffee-ETN-CAFE-Stock-Prices-Dividends-and-Splits

 


Analysis Variable : Coffee

N

Mean

Std Dev

Minimum

Maximum

432

86.4481777

35.1848075

21.2617391

182.9528503