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Copper Price Forecasts

Energy & Metals Consensus Forecasts is the result of a comprehensive bi-monthly (6 times per year) survey of over 30 of the world’s most prominent commodity forecasters covering over 25 individual commodity price forecasts including copper.

The only publication of its kind, Energy & Metals Consensus Forecasts contains detailed individual analyst and average (mean) price forecasts for the next 10 quarters as well as the long-term outlook.

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The publication has many practical uses including commodity investment analysis, risk management, corporate planning, and budgeting. The commodities covered have been selected for their global appeal and traded on prominent futures markets such as the London Metal Exchange (LME), New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX) and InterContinental Exchange (ICE). For example, the copper forecasts below are based on LME cash prices for Grade A copper.

Copper Price Forecasts From Survey of October 22, 2012
(US$/metric tonne)
Survey Date Spot Price US$7953/t Dec 12 Mar 13 Jun
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Sep 13 % Change from spot Dec 13 Mar 14 Jun 14 Sep 14 Dec 14
ANZ 8294 8598 8950 9116 14.6% Download the sample issuebelow to see the complete table of forecasts, price charts, and written analysis.
HWWI 8300 8400 8500 9100 14.4%
Econ Intelligence Unit 8378 8709 9150 9040 13.7%
Metal Bulletin Reserach 8100 8400 8600 8800 10.7%
RBS 8201 8598 8598 8796 10.6%
Morgan Stanley 8288 8512 8691 8781 10.4%
Euromonitor Int'l 8058 8203 8456 8713 9.6%
Prometeia 8310 8514 8581 8658 7.7%
Barclays Capital 8600 8800 8900 8300 4.4%
BREE 7850 8050 8250 8300 4.4%
Wilson HTM 7716 8205 8205 8226 3.9%
BoA Merrill Lynch 8600 7000 7500 8250 3.7%
Investec 7937 7937 7937 8157 2.6%
BIPE 7650 7850 8000 8050 1.2%
Oxfrd Economics 8031 7959 7955 8010 0.7%
Macquarie Bank 8199 8250 8100 8000 0.6%
Deutsche Bank 8100 8000 8200 8000 0.6%
Credit Suisse 7800 8000 8300 8000 0.6%
Standard Bank 8060 8150 7700 7850 -1.3%
CPM Group 7960 8095 8145 7845 -1.4%
BNP Paribas 8500 8525 8225 7825 -1.6%
China Int'l Capital Corp 7990 7800 7750 7700 -3.2%
Societe Generale 7800 8000 8200 7700 -3.2%
UBS 7937 8157 7716 7275 -8.5%
IHS Global Insight 8175 8216 7303 6910 -13.1%
Consensus (Mean) 8113 8197 8237 8214 3.3%
High 8600 8800 9150 9116 -
Low 7650 7000 7303 6910 -
Standard Deviation 258 372 455 556 -

The table above shows a portion of copper price forecasts taken from the October 2012 issue of Energy & Metals Consensus Forecasts. A complete sample issue of the publication, which also includes Consensus Forecasts™ for Aluminium, Lead, Nickel, Tin and Zinc, as well as ferrous and precious metals, can be downloaded in PDF format by clicking the link below and registering your details.


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