Base metal stocks Articles

Aluminium: Still grinding higher

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

Price reached highest level since 2012 ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the latest issue as soon as it’...Read More

Technical analysis: Hitting resistance

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

Aluminium LME aluminium hit a fresh intraday high of $2,215/tonne...ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the lat...Read More

Copper: Mildly bullish outlook

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

High prices attract more selling LME...ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the latest issue as soon as it’...Read More

LME Base Metals Inventories (2017-10-31)

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - The table below shows inventories of base metals on the LME on October. 31. Inventories (tonne) Oct. 31ChangeCopper274,625+1,000Aluminum1,188,700-5,225Zinc257,150-1,800Lead149,475+350Nickel381,906-966Tin2,0950 Read More

LME Base Metals Inventories (2017-10-31)

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - The table below shows inventories of base metals on the LME on October. 31. Inventories (tonne) Oct. 31ChangeCopper274,625+1,000Aluminum1,188,700-5,225Zinc257,150-1,800Lead149,475+350Nickel381,906-966Tin2,0950 Read More

Longs Still Confident on Zinc Ore Shortages

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - Longs still have confidence to hold their positions due to zinc ore shortages. This will continue to bolster zinc prices.When Glencore will restart its zinc mines has been a focus of markets. The company's CEO said they will hike zinc output once it is believed increasing output will not weigh down zinc prices. Read More

Lead: Orderly pullback continues

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

Prices retreat from high ground Lead...ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the latest issue as soon as it’...Read More

Tech Talk for Tuesday October 31st 2017

31/10/2017 / Staff reporter

U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 5 points in pre-opening trade. The Canadian Dollar dropped US 0.42 cents to 77.58 following release of Canadian August real GDP. Consensus was an increase of 0.1% versus no change in July. Actual was a decline of 0.1%.Under Armour dropped $1.98 to $12.70 after lowering earnings and sales guidanceAetna gained $2.37 to $173....Read More

SHFE Base Metals Warrants (2017-10-31)

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - The table below shows warrants of base metals on the SHFE on October 31. On Warrant (tonne) Oct. 31Change Copper26,022-1,440Aluminum601,248+3,039Lead15,448+903Zinc18,160+27Tin8,206-24Nickel37,416-101 The article is edited by SMM and is provided for information purpose only. SMM assumes no liability and does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of informa...Read More

SHFE Base Metals Warrants (2017-10-31)

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - The table below shows warrants of base metals on the SHFE on October 31. On Warrant (tonne) Oct. 31Change Copper26,022-1,440Aluminum601,248+3,039Lead15,448+903Zinc18,160+27Tin8,206-24Nickel37,416-101 The article is edited by SMM and is provided for information purpose only. SMM assumes no liability and does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of informa...Read More

Nickel: Cautiously bullish

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

A more circumspect – and we would...ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the latest issue as soon as it...Read More

SHFE Market Movement (2017-10-31

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI,Oct.31(SMM) - The following table is base metals movement on the SHFE market on Oct. 31 2017. ContractOpenHighLowCloseSettleCh1Ch2VolumePositionChangeAl17111620016230161251618516175-10-202894664180-10454Al17121626016315162051626516265-10-10285346259314-30572Al18011634516420163101636516370-15-1020340840820616654Al18021640016505164001645516455-10-10484881099223070Cu17115369054260...Read More

SHFE Market Movement (2017-10-31

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI,Oct.31(SMM) - The following table is base metals movement on the SHFE market on Oct. 31 2017. ContractOpenHighLowCloseSettleCh1Ch2VolumePositionChangeAl17111620016230161251618516175-10-202894664180-10454Al17121626016315162051626516265-10-10285346259314-30572Al18011634516420163101636516370-15-1020340840820616654Al18021640016505164001645516455-10-10484881099223070Cu17115369054260...Read More

LME Base Metals Inventories (2017-10-31)

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - The table below shows inventories of base metals on the LME on October. 31. Inventories (tonne) Oct. 31ChangeCopper274,625+1,000Aluminum1,188,700-5,225Zinc257,150-1,800Lead149,475+350Nickel381,906-966Tin2,0950 Read More

Tin: Neutral at best

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

Rebound too weak to last? Tin...ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the latest issue as soon as it’s publi...Read More

Zinc: Range trading emerging

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

Forward selling capping the upside Zinc...ACCESS RESTRICTEDTo read the rest of this analysis please take a free sample or subscribeFREE SampleReceive a free sample of market analysis and price forecasts.Free SampleSUBSCRIBEReceive unlimited access to all current and archive content going back to 2008 including downloadable pricing data and forecasts.Plus download the latest issue as soon as it...Read More

SHFE Base Metals Warrants (2017-10-31)

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct. 31 (SMM) - The table below shows warrants of base metals on the SHFE on October 31. On Warrant (tonne) Oct. 31Change Copper26,022-1,440Aluminum601,248+3,039Lead15,448+903Zinc18,160+27Tin8,206-24Nickel37,416-101 The article is edited by SMM and is provided for information purpose only. SMM assumes no liability and does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or completeness of informa...Read More

SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Month)2017.10

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct 31 (SMM) - The followings are SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase in Oct.Base MetalsNameUnitLast Month's Average Prices+/- %#1 refined copperRMB/mt51,3275.76%#1 refined nickelRMB/mt89,8083.45%#0 zinc ingotRMB/mt25,8462.12%#1 tin ingotRMB/mt143,3330.34%#1 lead ingotRMB/mt20,354-0.21%A00 aluminum ingotRMB/mt16,194-0.31%SourceSMMMinor MetalsNameUnitLast Month's Average Prices+/-...Read More

SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase (Month)2017.10

Oct 31 2017 / Staff reporter

SHANGHAI, Oct 31 (SMM) - The followings are SMM Ranking by Metal Price Increase in Oct.Base MetalsNameUnitLast Month's Average Prices+/- %#1 refined copperRMB/mt51,3275.76%#1 refined nickelRMB/mt89,8083.45%#0 zinc ingotRMB/mt25,8462.12%#1 tin ingotRMB/mt143,3330.34%#1 lead ingotRMB/mt20,354-0.21%A00 aluminum ingotRMB/mt16,194-0.31%SourceSMMMinor MetalsNameUnitLast Month's Average Prices+/-...Read More

Base metals investment analysis: Fund longs seem reluctant at higher prices

31 October 2017 / Staff reporter

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