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Should Doctor Copper Be Thanking Xi-Trump Bonhomie?

Mark O'Hara
Should Doctor Copper Be Thanking Xi-Trump Bonhomie?

Freeport-McMoRan Is Up ~13% in May: Can Hot Streak Continue? While commodities generally follow the underlying supply-demand dynamics in the long term, according to some observers, copper prices also tend to reflect macro developments. Copper has been dubbed as “doctor copper” because many market observers see copper prices as a reflection of the global economy.