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A Copper Price Forecast For 2017

The price of copper has a special (read: strategic) meaning in the context of markets. It is associated with the state of the economy, acting as a barometer of economic strength, hence its alias “Dr. Copper.” What is our copper price forecast for 2017? That is a great question, but not an easy one to answer. Intuitively, one would say that copper would go lower in 2017, with so many unknowns and problems in the world.
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