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Base Metals Investing - Prices, Mining Stocks and News

Sep 18, 2018 / Staff reporter

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Base Metals Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2018-09-18 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  BHP Billiton Ltd.BHP.AX31.61-0.325-1.03%31.2031.3625.5435.291,425,530155,838.0  Rio Tinto Ltd.RIO.AX73.01-0.250-0.34%72.2072.8565.3887.09353,399116,644.0  Vale S.A.VALE9.970.1401.40%9.8610.187.0011.7217,791,10970,952.8  Southern...Read More

Base Metals Historical Price Data

Sep 18, 2018 / FocusEconomics

2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  Aluminium2020.88  1845.86  1867.48  1663.69  1604.6  Alumina433.69  426.39  421.3  387.42  320.71  Copper7954.23  7330.44  6863.26  5508.57  4871.3  Nickel17522.38 &...Read More

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 18/09: LME base metals prices await direction; Rusal gets OK to negotiate some contracts with existing US customers; Indonesia to become major battery-grade Ni supplier, analyst says

September 18, 2018 / Dalton Barker

The latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Tuesday September 18.Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange showed mixed movement on Monday September 17, with the complex awaiting new direction. Read more in our live futures report.Here are how prices looked at the close of trading:The United States Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has said it will allow Russian alum...Read More

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF 18/09: LME base metals prices await direction; Rusal gets OK to negotiate some contracts with existing US customers; Indonesia to become major battery-grade Ni supplier, analyst says

September 18, 2018 / Dalton Barker

The latest news and price moves to start the Asian day on Tuesday September 18.Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange showed mixed movement on Monday September 17, with the complex awaiting new direction. Read more in our live futures report.Here are how prices looked at the close of trading:The United States Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has said it will allow Russian alum...Read More

Traders Continue to Focus Upon Trade Dispute

Sep 17 2018 6:24PM / Kitco Commentary

As of 4:00 PM Eastern standard time, market participants continue to focus upon the current trade dispute between the United States and China as they await news from the administration in regard to whether the United States will impose additional tariffs.According to a report by Reuters, “U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would announce his latest plan on China tariffs after the...Read More

Trump Says He Will Announce Decision On China Tariffs After Market Close

Sep 17 2018 3:39PM / Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would announce his latest plan on China tariffs after the markets close, with expectations he would level them on about $200 billion of Chinese imports.The list of more than 6,000 Chinese products proposed for tariffs by the U.S. Trade Representative's office includes a broad array of electronics products, including printed circu...Read More

Trump adviser sees U.S. budget gaps of 4 percent to 5 percent of GDP

Sep 17 2018 2:58PM / Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A top adviser to President Donald Trump said on Monday he expects U.S. budget deficits of about four percent to five percent of the nation's economic output for the next one to two years, adding that there would likely be an effort in 2019 to cut entitlement program spending.White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow, speaking at the Economic Club of New York, also said he did...Read More

Gold, Silver Prices Gain As Greenback Wilts

Sep 17 2018 12:42PM / Kitco News

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are moderately up in early-afternoon U.S. trading Monday. The precious metals are seeing support coming from a solidly lower U.S. dollar index today. Less robust risk appetite to start the trading week also worked in favor of the safe-haven metals today. December gold futures were last up $6.50 an ounce at $1,207.60. December Comex silver was last up $0.108 at...Read More

Gold Bears Feeling Some Heat But Not Sweating Yet - Analysts

Sep 17 2018 10:15AM / Kitco News

(Kitco News) - Hedge funds continue to pare back their historic gold short positions but at a glacial pace, with the yellow metal continuing to hang around the critically important psychological area of $1,200 an ounce.The latest trade data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission showed money managers shed some of their bearish bets for the second time in the last three weeks.The CFTC's disa...Read More

Mitsubishi Identifies Two Possible Gold-Supportive Factors

Sep 17 2018 8:35AM / Kitco News

Investors may be overlooking some factors that potentially could underpin gold prices, says Mitsubishi. The metal has been held back by a strong dollar and expectations for more U.S. rate hikes, as well as a strong stock market that has reduced buying of gold as a hedge. However, two factors that could end up underpinning gold are political risks and rising inflation. “It is no secret that D...Read More

Gold Prices Holding Gains Following Weak Empire State Survey Data

Sep 17 2018 8:35AM / Kitco News

(Kitco News) - The gold market is holding on to modest gains after the Empire State manufacturing survey's general business conditions index fell to a reading of 19 in September, down from 25.6 in August, according to a New York Federal Reserve report Wednesday.Consensus expectations compiled by various news organizations had been for a reading of around 23.2. The report noted that sentiment in th...Read More

Gold Reacting To Tariff Threat Again

Sep 17 2018 8:12AM / Kitco Commentary

(Kitco News) - Gold remains influenced by the threat of increased tariffs on China from the U.S. On Friday, President Trump’s comments that $200 billion worth of tariffs would be imposed on China created a flow back into the dollar and drove gold below the $1,200 mark. We continue to believe that a resolution or at the least a moderation of the bluster is likely and remain constructive on th...Read More

Bitcoin Daily Chart Alert - Bulls Stabilize The Market Recently - Sept 17

Sep 17 2018 8:00AM / Kitco News

Editor's Note: Welcome to Kitco's new Bitcoin Daily Technical Alert. Every trading day veteran Kitco technical analyst Jim Wyckoff will provide you with a concise and easy-to-understand near-term technical brief on Bitcoin. Importantly, Jim will glean the short-term charts and technical studies, and then alert you to the signals he sees regarding upcoming potential bigger price moves or price tren...Read More

GLOBAL BILLET WRAP: Prices edge up in most regions despite demand slowdown

September 17, 2018 / Felipe Peroni

The global markets for steel billet were affected by steady scrap prices in the week ended Friday September 14, after a surge in the previous week, but buyers were reluctant to increase their purchasing activity because of high inventories and weak demand for finished steel.Metal Bulletin's daily index for Northern European HMS 1&2 (80:20) closed at $314.17 per tonne cfr Turkey on September 14, up...Read More

GLOBAL BILLET WRAP: Prices edge up in most regions despite demand slowdown

September 17, 2018 / Felipe Peroni

The global markets for steel billet were affected by steady scrap prices in the week ended Friday September 14, after a surge in the previous week, but buyers were reluctant to increase their purchasing activity because of high inventories and weak demand for finished steel.Metal Bulletin's daily index for Northern European HMS 1&2 (80:20) closed at $314.17 per tonne cfr Turkey on September 14, up...Read More

LIVE FUTURES REPORT 17/09: LME lead only base metal price to close higher; complex awaiting new direction

September 17, 2018 / Alice Mason

Base metals prices on the London Metal Exchange closed in negative territory on Monday September 17, with lead being the only exception. ...Read More

INTL AL CONF: Disconnected LME aluminium price despite 'perfect cocktail' for rally

September 17, 2018 / Alice Mason

The disparity between aluminium prices on the London Metal Exchange and the bullish factors in the physical market was a key talking point at Metal Bulletin's 33rd Aluminium Conference in Berlin last week. ...Read More

Copper TC/RCs stable in September as traders make bullish bets on 2019

September 17, 2018 / Archie Hunter

Spot market copper concentrate treatment and refining charges (TC/RCs) were stable during early September, with smelters picking up tonnes for the fourth quarter, and traders angling bets on 2019 terms in recent tenders....Read More

GLOBAL MANGANESE WRAP: Ore makes only modest gains despite October tightness

September 17, 2018 / Chris Kavanagh

Trades for November deliveries of manganese ore, buyers' resistance to price rises and sufficient inventories of such material in China all served to slow the increase in prices for 37% ore over the week that ended on Friday September 14....Read More