LIVE FUTURES REPORT 19/05: Comex copper price stages rally in end of week trading

Comex copper prices bounced back in the final trading session of the week on Friday May 19 amid technical buying after prices crashed on Thursday.

Copper for July delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange gained 3.65 cents or 1.4% to $2.5680 per lb. Yesterday, the contract hit a one-week low. Turning to precious metals, Comex gold for June settlement inched up $2.50 or 0.2% to $1,255.30 per oz. Base metal prices have waffled throughout the week with continuing issues surrounding president Donald Trump leading...


Dalton Barker

May 19, 2017

14:37 GMT