LIVE FUTURES REPORT 24/07: Comex copper price surges to 2-week high

The copper price on Comex surged to a multi-week high in morning trading in the US on Tuesday July 24 amid a bout of technical buying and a softer dollar.

Copper for September settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange surged by 6.1 cents or 2.2% to $2.8075 per lb. Earlier, the contract touched a high of $2.8090, its highest since July 11.  "The recent sell-off in copper is...

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Dalton Barker

July 24, 2018

15:08 GMT

Chicago