Copper has the best potential of all the metals to outperform in 2019 based on fundamentals, said Edward Egilinsky, managing director of Alternative Investments at Direxion.

“I think it would be copper on the standpoint of a deal with China, and also Chinese stimulus within their economy to boost the industrial metal,” Egilinsky told Kitco News.

On gold, the yellow metal’s performance next year will be dependent on both the outcome of the ongoing trade war, as well as monetary policy in the U.S.

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INDICES

Name Last Change
DOW 24706.30 2.02%
S&P 500 2623.86 0.52%
NASDAQ 7157.23 1.02%
TSX 15298.24 0.04%
TSX-V 596.79 0.00%

Resource Commodities

Name Last Change
Gold 1276.00 0.50%
Silver 15.27 0.39%
Copper 2.74 0.000
Platinum 796.75 0.35%
Oil 53.80 3.22%
Natural Gas 3.48 1.98%
Uranium 28.88 0.00%
Zinc 1.17 0.00%

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