Is Copper Really a Canary in a Coal Mine?

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While the “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” crowd (with headquarters at Wall & Broad Streets and CNBC-TV) shall continue this chant, I think anyone still concern about fundamentals may want to watch copper closely.

Considered by some (including yours truly) to be an economic bellwether, this commentary is a worthy read.

A “live chicken versus dead duck” attitude remains in full force.