LIVE FUTURES REPORT 20/12: Comex copper suffers from post-Fed hangover

The Comex copper price failed to maintain momentum after the US Federal Reserve increased interest rates and signalled a hawkish monetary policy strategy for 2019.

The copper price for March settlement on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange dipped 2.00 cents to $2.69 per lb. "Both the Fed's policy statement and Jay Powell’s news conference came across as more hawkish than...


Dalton Barker

December 20, 2018

15:07 GMT