November 2018

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 16/11: Comex copper rally reaches fourth day

Comex copper prices hit a multi-week high in morning tradingin the United States on Friday November 16, amid improving macroeconomic fundamentals and with trade talks to be held between the US and China.

METALS MORNING VIEW 16/11: Metals prices mixed while trade uncertainty dominates

Three-month base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were either little changed or stronger on the morning of Friday November 16.

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 15/11: Comex copper price jumps up on positive macroeconomics

The Comex copper price moved higher on Thursday November 15 amid a broad-based increase due to a solid macroeconomic backdrop ahead of the end of year holiday season .

METALS MORNING VIEW 15/11: Metals prices rebound after dollar pulls back

Three-month base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were up across the board by an average of 0.7% on the morning of Thursday November 15.

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 14/11: Comex copper price sustains momentum through midweek session

Comex copper prices moved higher on Wednesday November 14 despite a stronger dollar due to growing optimism that a bilateral trade agreement between the United States and China could be reached in the next few months.

METALS MORNING VIEW 14/11: Metals prices, sentiment remain gloomy

Three-month base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were broadly weaker on the morning of Wednesday November 14, with the three-month copper price down by 0.1% at $6,040 per tonne. This after Tuesday’s energetic start that saw the red metal reach $6,181 per tonne at one point.

GLOBAL COPPER WRAP: US cathode premium expected to strengthen in 2019; Shanghai, Rotterdam premiums soften

Optimism continued to grow among copper market participants in the United States over the outlook for the domestic copper cathode premium following a key industry meeting this past week, with many attendees predicting a higher premium for next year.

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 13/11: Comex copper price inches higher after dollar declines

The Comex copper price staged a modest recovery in the US morning on Tuesday November 13, with the dollar index showing some weakness and allowing the price to climb.

METALS MORNING VIEW 13/11: Metals firmer on higher hopes for trade deals

Three-month base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange were up across the board by an average of 0.6% on Tuesday November 13.

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 12/11: Comex copper downturn extends into new week

The Comex copper price continued its downward trend on Monday morning in the United States amid a stronger dollar and a lack of fresh news.