Copper is said to have a PhD in economics for its ability to forecast the economy. Copper is used in everything from construction to autos to electronics. What do copper prices signal about the economy today? Global economic momentum is slowing. Copper prices are rolling over. The red metal has broken through a two and half year uptrend with further losses signaled. Stay tuned.
Jeremy Jones, CFA
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