Copper’s Technical Adventure

September 26, 2016

Copper has rallied from $2.08 to $2.20 over recent sessions. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha, I follow up on a trade recommendation I made on September 12 with new information on both profit and protection targets for a long position in copper, JJC or SCCO.

Article: Copper’s Technical Adventure

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Two Base Metals That Have Fundamentals Behind Them

September 26, 2016

All nonferrous metals traded on the LME are higher in 2016 but two have exploded due to supply-side fundamentals. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha, I examine all of the base metals with particular attention to the prospects for tin and zinc which are up over 30% and 40% respectively so far this year.

Article: Two Base Metals That Have Fundamentals Behind Them

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Three Reasons For A Low-Risk High-Reward Copper Trade

September 12, 2016

Copper has been building a base at thew $2.08 per pound level since late August. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha, I outline the three reasons for a correction to the upside in the red metal and suggest three potential vehicles to use to enter into a low risk and higher reward position.

Article: Three Reasons For A Low-Risk High-Reward Copper Trade

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Aluminum Oversupply-The Upside Is Limited For The Two Primary Base Metals

September 6, 2016

Aluminum has moved over 7% higher in 2016 as of the end of August, posting gains along with all of the metals traded on the LME except for copper. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha, I explain why the upside is limited for both aluminum and copper and why other nonferrous metals can continue to post gains.

Article: Aluminum Oversupply-The Upside Is Limited For The Two Primary Base Metals

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General Tso’s Copper Marches to the Beat of a Different Drummer

June 13, 2016

In the midst of a weaker dollar, low interest rates and rising commodity prices, the price of copper has been very weak. In my latest work for Seeking Alpha, I explain the reasons for a fragile copper prices and suggest some ways to profit from a developing divergence with other metals and copper equities as the red metal approaches a critical support level.

Article: General Tso’s Copper Marches to the Beat of a Different Drummer

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Copper Tests Key Support

April 11, 2016

Copper broke above a wall of resistance back in early March but the price of the red metal has fallen back to support over recent sessions and now threatens to break lower as the $2.14 per pound level is being tested. In my latest piece for Seeking Alpha, I examine the fundamental and technical state of the copper market and offer some opinions as to the best trading strategy for the red metal over the weeks and months ahead.

Article: Copper Tests Key Support

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Copper- The Little Engine That Did

March 7, 2016

Copper has been like the little engine that could since the later part of 2015. The commodity tried and tried to climb a wall of selling, it kept failing but it never gave up trying. In my latest article for Seeking Alpha I examine the break above resistance at $2.15 per pound last week and look at the supportive factors that could launch the red metal even higher in the weeks ahead and what that means for other markets around the world as copper is often a diagnostician.

Article: Copper- The Little Engine That Did

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