Base Metals (DBB) Set For Long Bull Run Amid Global Infrastructure Plans

From Mike Burnick: Commodity bulls finally got a boost this week as President Donald Trump’s much anticipated infrastructure plan takes center stage. Now all he has to do is get the details through Congress. Good luck with that.
NYSE:DBB June 7, 2017 7:48am

Base Metals Should Benefit In A Rising Rate Environment (DBB)

Image of construction steel rebar
From Streetwise Reports: Tom Beck, senior editor of Portfolio Wealth Global, says in times of rate hikes, industrial metals rise fastest, and in today's world, the type of metals in highest demand by China are going to rise the most.
NYSE:DBB May 24, 2017 7:35am

Time To Sell Base Metals?

From The Gold Report: Precious metals expert Michael Ballanger explains why he believes base metals are overbought and precious metals, especially silver, are set to appreciate.
NYSE:DBB April 6, 2017 2:13pm

Here’s Why February Will Be A Critical Month For Base Metals

From Taki Tsaklanos: Base metals were remarkably strong in 2016. After a collapse the year before, they rose sharply, to fully recover their previous losses. But the base metals chart suggest to investors that February 2017 will be crucial.
NYSE:DBB January 24, 2017 9:52am

Base Metals Should Continue To Perform Well In 2017

From Jeff Opdyke: Truthfully, I’m disappointed the Fed raised interest rates last week. I expected as much, though, as I wrote in a previous dispatch, I saw reasons why a rate hike would be ill-advised and should have been avoided.
NYSE:DBB December 22, 2016 6:51am

Led By Trump’s Infrastructue Plan, Base Metals Are Breaking Out

From Taki Tsaklanos: Base metals are hot again. Interestingly, at the start of 2016, they were still truly in a ‘puke phase’ where investors dumped everything related to base metal investments.
NYSE:DBB November 13, 2016 7:51am

Oversupply, Global Weakness Remain Headwinds for Industrial Metals

From Zacks Research: For the industrial metals industry, demand will remain strong in the years to come given their varied uses. While industrial metals would gain from healthy momentum for growth in Automotive and lasting recovery of production in the Construction space, the industry remains saddled by a number of headwinds.
NYSE:DBB August 20, 2016 9:38am

Industrial Metal ETFs To Buy Amid Weak Global Trends [Powershares DB Base Metals Fund (ETF)]

ETFsSweta Killa: Industrial metals, in particular nickel, aluminum and zinc, have been showing strength and are gaining enough investor interest despite the recent broad commodity sluggishness and strengthening dollar.  
NYSE:DBB September 11, 2014 3:04pm

Commodity ETFs For The Long Term Investor [Powershares DB Base Metals Fund (ETF), ETFS Precious Metals Baskets Trust]

commoditiesLawrence Meyers: Commodity ETFs have a place in every portfolio, just not a big place.
NYSE:DBB July 14, 2014 3:27pm

With Commodities Surging Take A Look At Industrial Metals [Powershares DB Base Metals Fund]

copper bar etfsStocks have been taking a beating and the dreaded “correction” has been tossed around a lot. There is one group of assets however that are squarely in the middle of their own bull market - metals. Sure, gold and silver grab all the headlines, but industrial metals can make
NASDAQ:CU April 15, 2014 10:52am

Do Base Metals Have A Future?

rare earth metalJoseph Gallucci of Dundee Capital Markets sees a rosy future for zinc investors. As the large zinc mines shut down, the juniors are stepping forward to meet growing demand for the industrial staple. In this interview with The Mining Report, Gallucci delivers
NYSE:DBB January 7, 2014 3:37pm

Why Investors Should Consider The Tin ETF

tinSeptember was a pretty rough month for commodities across the board. A partial government shutdown as well as concerns over raising the debt ceiling continued to put pressure on this corner of investing.
NYSE:DBB October 14, 2013 10:44am

3 ETFs To Bet On Goldman Sachs’ Commodity Predictions

new etfsThough broad commodities have seen a strong reversal in their trends bouncing back from the lows last month, these again fell to the negative territory over the past week.
NYSE:DBB September 19, 2013 4:37pm

Three Industrial Metal ETFs Poised To Outperform In The Months Ahead

new etfsCommodities have shown extreme weakness this year while many other sectors have held up quite well. However, recent trends in the space have been encouraging, as most commodities have rebounded from their lows or are even moving higher.
NYSE:DBB August 28, 2013 11:57am

Recommended for You

Explore More from

Free Daily Newsletter

Get daily ETF insights from our market experts. Never miss another important market development again! respects your privacy.

Best ETFs

We've rated and ranked nearly 2,000 ETFs and ETNs using our proprietary SMART Grade system.

View Top Rated ETFs

Best Categories

We've ranked dozens of ETF categories based on relative performance.

Best ETF Categories