Palladium has gained 70% in a year. It now trades at about $1,530 per ounce. But any escalation in the US-China trade could spell an end to the rally.
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 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.
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.
Chinese demand for copper won’t be enough to keep the price rising.
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.
China’s slowing economy is bad news for commodity producers. But it’s great news for commodity consumers, says Matthew Partridge. Here, he picks one stock that is set to benefit.
Copper, which has bounced off two-year lows just below $7,000 a tonne, looks especially vulnerable to further declines.
Equities are enjoying a big bull run, so why are commodities stocks out of fashion? John Stepek investigates why everyone hates the sector, and asks whether now is the perfect time to buy in.
The industrial metal’s decade-long bull run may finally be over.
The price of copper has risen by 10% in the last six months. But don’t expect it to go much higher.