Tag: copper

What’s Up Ahead for Copper?

The copper has seen better days. Currently, copper prices are at $2.25/lb — a year low. The big question is where this metal it heading? China the world’s largest copper consumer keeps popping up in the news as the economic outlook…

The good, bad and uncertain of BHP Billiton

The weakness in the oil market has taken its toll on shares of leading natural resources company BHP Billiton (BHP). This company’s stock downward spiral in recent months could continue as some analysts estimate oil prices could fall further to…