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Category Archives: Copper

The Earth’s Rotation Is Slowing Down And Our Days Are Getting Longer

As the moon slowly pulls away from the Earth, our rotation is slowing down making our days longer.  Very slowly, we are adding more time to our year; about 1/75,000 second annually. According to fresh calculations, a day on Earth was a full five hours and fifteen minutes shorter a billion or so years ago, […]

Global Stocks Rise, Copper Soars In Thin Holiday Volumes

European stocks are steady in post-Christmas trading if struggling for traction after a mixed session in Asia, amid trading thinned by a holiday-shortened week and ongoing worries about the tech sector; however a strong rally in commodities – including copper and oil – buoyed expectations for a strong 2018 and helped offset concerns over the […]

US Yield Curve Crashes Most In 6 Years As Stocks, Bitcoin Hit Record Highs

What could go wrong?   Small Caps exploded higher today, driven by financials, presumably on tax reform hype.. but after Bob Corker said "yes" there was some notable "sell the news"… Notably, as soon as the cash market closed, futures ripped to the highs of the day…   On the week, Nasdaq (green) and Dow […]

Asian Metals Market Update: December-15-2017

news.goldseek.com / By: Chintan Karnani, Insignia Consultants / 15 December 2017 The European central bank meeting was a dud. I do not believe in their inflation targets. The trend for the US dollar is still bearish. Gold and silver can see small periods of big one way rises followed by long periods of consolidation. Copper is bullish. […]

Silk Road Fever Grips The Russian Far East And Boosts Economy

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, China's Belt and Road Initiative heralds a new era with mega infrastructure projects dotting the landscape… If  you are looking for the latest breakthroughs in trans-Eurasian geoeconomics, you should keep an eye on the East – the Russian Far East. One interesting project is the new state-of-the-art $1.5 […]

Precious Metals Pounded As Bitcoin Soars To Best Week Since 2013

Could be worse, you could be short Bitcoin this week…   Nasdaq closed lower for the 2nd week in a row – the first such consecutive loss since August…   Retailers were squeezed to the best gains on the week, financials rallied solidly but Tech fall back to unch…   Gold tumbled 2.5% this week […]

Precious Metal Futures’ Trendline Frenzy: Are Gold, Silver, Platinum, and Copper About to Die?

Gold Futures (GC)   Gold futures found itself in dangerous waters during the 12/05 session as GC price action temporarily broke below 1,267 – a key support level from gold’s last two swing lows on 10/6 and 10/27.  After closing at 1,268.40, GC became the chart of the day, with price sitting just above support […]

Copper Crash And Yield Curve Carnage As Tech, Trannies, & TBTFs All Tumble

Today was a day in the upside-down: Banks underperformed Tech; High tax underperformed Low tax; Momo outperformed Value; Nasdaq outperformed S&P; and VIX down with stocks down…   While Nasdaq (green) outperformed on the day, and was bid at the open, Trannies (blue) underperformed; note that as Europe closed, everything rolled over….   Only Trannies […]

Dr.Copper Plunges To 3-Month Lows As ‘Global Growth’ Narrative Stumbles

Remember in October, as copper soared incessantly, signaling that the global 'synchronized' recovery was well under way and everything was awesome… well it's not anymore! Copper is back below $3 as China slowdown concerns start to get priced in… Additionally, Bloomberg reports that copper inventories held in the London Metal Exchange’s global warehouse network jumped […]

Investors Need to “Wake up and Realize That We’re Out of Copper”…

caseyresearch.com / By Justin Spittler, editor, Casey Daily Dispatch / November 30 2017 “The handwriting is on the wall… “For those of you who deny this phenomenon, you’re going to miss this massive disruption opening soon at a theatre near you.” Robert Friedland said this at the Sprott Natural Resource Symposium in Vancouver in July. He was talking about electric vehicles (EVs)… […]