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Category Archives: Copper

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)… […]

Turmoil…

GDP surged above expectations, Matt Lauer fired, Crude carnage, Semis slaughtered, Momo massacred, Nasdaq knackered, Precious metals pummeled, Bond bloodbath, and Bitcoin bounced and trounced… But everyone loves Trannies!   Spot the odd one out… (biggest divergence between Transports and Nasdaq since Nov 2009) – Dow and Small Caps closed at record highs…   Futures […]

Stocks Hit Record Highs As Tax Hype Trumps Nuclear Doomsday Fears

Wholesale inventories plunge and Kim shoots off some missiles… but Powell panders to TBTF banks and GOP pushes tax bill = so buy mortimer buy…   Overnight saw The National Team step in and save China…   But today's market action was dominated by the usual opening idiocy, tax-reform headlines, Jerome Powell comments, and North […]

“When To Worry?”: How Long After The Curve Inverts Does The Recession Begin

The recent (bear) flattening of the US yield curve to levels not seen since before the GFC, a move which has only accelerated in recent weeks as the stock market hit all time highs, has prompted some to question the strength of the US economic cycle, and others to ask outright how long before the […]

Gold Fund: Bitcoin Will Make Gold “Global Money” Again

The manager of Old Mutual Gold & Silver Fund, a precious metals fund with over $220 mln under control has said Bitcoin is “paving the way” for a global gold comeback. Speaking to Bloomberg in an interview published today, Ned Naylor-Leyland said that the marriage of Bitcoin and gold was essentially a logical one given the characteristics […]

Asian Stocks Smash Records; Dollar Slides As Crude Surges To July 2015 Highs

Global shares hit another record high on Wednesday, propelled higher by what increasingly more call (ir)rational exuberance, and investors’ unflagging enthusiasm for tech stocks. That said, S&P futures are unchanged the morning before Thanksgiving (at least before the market open ramp), as are European stocks (Stoxx 600 is flat), despite the euphoria in the Asian […]