This Mining Sector’s Ready For A Big Move (CU, JJC, RIO, FCX, SCCO)

copperSasha Cekerevac: When it comes to developing and creating a long-term investment strategy for your portfolio, one of the more difficult aspects is maintaining a focus on the horizon. What this means is that sometimes one needs to look past the short-term aberrations and focus
NASDAQ:CU February 4, 2013 6:40pm

Gold, Copper, Platinum Stuck In Contango

Jared Cummans: As traders try to make their way through the volatile and often dangerous world of commodities, the futures curve is one of the most important aspects to focus on. Many traders look for contangoed curves to either make savvy trades or avoid potential blunders
NYSE:GLD October 15, 2012 12:08pm

How Copper ETFs Have Performed So Far In 2012 (CU, JJC, FCX, RIO, SCCO)

Tony Daltorio: The history of copper and its two main alloys, bronze and brass, is basically a chapter by chapter story of humankind’s progress from the Stone Age to the present. It was the first metal used in any quantity by people thanks to it being very ductile, malleable and resistance
NASDAQ:CU October 11, 2012 11:13am

Silver, Gold, and Copper: How They’ve Performed So Far In 2012 (SLV, FCX, GLD, RIO, GDX, SIL, JAG, CU)

Stephen Simpson: It has been an interesting year for investors and traders focused on the metals. While ongoing economic uncertainty and recent additional monetary stimulus from the Fed has kept gold in the news, silver has quietly had a strong run as well. Amidst that uncertainty,
NASDAQ:CU October 10, 2012 11:45am

Why Copper Prices Are Signaling A Top In The S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP:.INX, SPY, VXX, CU)

Chris Vermeulen: The past 5 – 6 weeks have seen equity prices move considerably higher amid growing concerns regarding the European debt crisis, the instability of the Middle East, and ultimately the potential for a major economic slowdown in the United States.
NASDAQ:CU August 20, 2012 12:13pm

4 Little Known Factors Driving The Price Of Copper (COPX, CU, CPER, CUPM, JJC)

Jared Cummans: Copper is one of the oldest metals known to man, as it has been used as a currency for more than 10,000 years. Now, this element is a key base for the industrial and construction sectors, as it makes an appearance in everything from wiring and piping,
NASDAQ:CU July 11, 2012 9:47am

Copper Investing: How To Buy The Best Copper ETF (JJC, CUPM, CPER, CU, COPX)

Stoyan Bojinov: ETFs continue to make their way into portfolios of all styles and sizes as investors have embraced the transparency and cost-efficiency benefits associated with the exchange-traded product structure. As the product lineup grows more diverse, investors have taken advantage
NASDAQ:CU June 8, 2012 2:59pm

Copper Investing: The Copper Yuan Carry Trade (CUPM, CPER, JJC, COPX, CU)

EconMatters: Copper has fallen recently, the most in nearly two months after the latest meeting minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting showed policymakers seem not quite ready to launch further economic stimulus.  The red metal did manage to rebound a bit to $3.79 per pound on Friday after

NASDAQ:CU April 13, 2012 2:13pm

Why Copper Prices Are Likely To Pick Up Steam (JJC, USO, USCI, CUPM, CPER, COPX, CU, CRZBY, GS)

Don Miller: Demand for commodities of all kinds is ramping up at breakneck speed. And despite fears of a slowdown in China's economic growth, Dr. Copper is leading the rise in commodities prices

NASDAQ:CU April 8, 2012 9:14pm

Higher Prices & Lower Demand Is A Formula For Disaster In Copper ETFs (JJC, CU, COPX, CPER, CUPM)

David Gillie:  Copper has often been regarded as a measure of economic growth. It is also the driving force of the Base Metals sector.  In the 2nd half of 2010, copper had a significant run up on the Dollar decline from QE2 and China stockpiling copper for anticipated future grown. However, in the August selloff last

NASDAQ:CU March 27, 2012 2:28pm

5 Copper ETFs To Play Rising Copper Prices (CU, COPX, JJC, CPER, CUPM)

Stoyan Bojinov:  With equity markets on a winning streak, many investors have brushed aside the commodity asset class as it has lagged behind in the new year. Nonetheless, this corner of the market

NASDAQ:CU March 24, 2012 1:29pm

No Need To Worry: Both Copper and China Will Be Just Fine (COPX, FXI, CU, JJC, FCX)

Shaun Connell:  Growth in the developing country of China is slowing. This nation is one of the resource consumers in the world and news of the slowdown is worrying some investors, including investors who have exposure to the already volatile ETFs like Copper Miners ETF (NYSEArca:COPX) and iShares

NASDAQ:CU March 15, 2012 1:54pm

Copper Prices: Why Investors Should Be Bullish On Copper (JJC, FCX, BHP, SCCO, COPX, CU)

Michael Adams: Global economic uncertainty can create a volatile metals sector and lead some investors to bail on the industry  altogether. But doing so would mean missing the huge profit opportunities from rising copper prices in 2012.

ETF BASIC NEWS March 14, 2012 11:27am

Copper Miner Worth Watching (FCX, CU, COPX, JJC)

Chris Ciovacco:  Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc. (NYSEArca:FCX) engages in the exploration, mining, and production of mineral resources. The company primarily explores for copper (NYSEArca:COPX), gold, molybdenum, silver, and cobalt.  Obviously, copper (NASDAQ:CU) is an economically

NASDAQ:CU February 15, 2012 10:55am

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