copper prices

A Weaker Euro but a Stronger Yen

January 14, 2015

The euro fell to a nine-year low of $1.1727.  The yen, in contrast, climbed as high as 116.64 per dollar and 137.0 per euro and is at present 0.8% above Tuesday’s closing level against the U.S. currency.  The dollar otherwise has risen 0.6% against the kiwi, 0.5% versus the Australian dollar, 0.2% vis-a-vis the loonie […] More

Risk Aversion Intensifies

March 12, 2014

The Ukraine political standoff, the inexplicable loss of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, ongoing concern about China’s economic outlook, and disappointment over the lack of more monetary stimulus in Japan have weighed further on financial market sentiment. Share prices in Europe are down by 1.4% in Germany and France and 1.1% in Spain after a 394-point […] More