An Indonesian export ban on nickel threatens to send the price of the metal soaring.
All the signs are there for a sharp rise in the price of palladium.
The price of copper has been falling since 2011. It’s down over 30% from its peak. Dominic Frisby looks at what’s behind the slump, and picks out a low-risk trade.
The slowdown in China’s economy sees the price of copper slide to a four-year low.
Iron ore, the main raw material used in steelmaking, is officially in a bear market, having slid in price by more than 20% since the start of the year.
This year has so far been a promising one for commodities. Where should investors hunt for profits? John Stepek chairs our Roundtable of experts to find out what they’re buying now.
Having hit an eight-year low, get ready for a rise in the price of uranium.
Nobody is interested in uranium. Investors have fled the sector, and exploration has dried up. But that’s a good sign for canny investors, says Dominic Frisby.
It’s been a bad year for metals prices – and the outlook remains grim. But now could be a good time to buy mining stocks, says Matthew Partridge.
Palladium was one of the few metals to rise in price last year. And it could be set to rise further in 2014, says Dominic Frisby. Here’s the best way to play it.
Chinese demand for copper won’t be enough to keep the price rising.
Miners have had it tough lately. And one sector in particular has been badly beaten up. But despite all the gloom, a ‘stealth bull market’ could be forming.
Metals prices rose across the board following the Federal Reserve’s decision to keep printing.
Platinum has bounced off June’s three-year low of $1,300 an ounce, and should rise further, thanks to Europe’s industrial recovery.
The world could soon suffer a shortage of a key industrial metal. Dominic Frisby explains why, and picks the best bets in the sector.