Copper for March delivery on the Comex division of the New
York Mercantile Exchange slid 0.70 cents or 0.3% to $2.7335 per
lb. The contract has fluctuated throughout the week without
establishing a consistent price movement. Comex gold for April
settlement gained $6.40 or 0.5% to $1,239.50 per oz. Trade has
ranged from $1,233.30 to $1,241.20. Yesterday's reported
informal meeting that was planned to resolve a...