The chart below was posted on 9/29, representing that key support was at hand and I shared the answer on 10/3 (see post here)


The chart above reflected that Freeport McMoran/Copper was hitting a key support line dating back almost 15 years, after FCX had declined over 45% in 60 days. 

FCX/Copper often takes on a leadership role when it comes to the broad markets.  Below is an update to the above quiz.


Support held at (2), FCX rallied almost 50% in 30 days and the broad market followed the move.

The strong rally has taken FCX up to its 50% Fib level and a couple of key resistance lines.  I don’t believe that investors should be bullish or bearish, yet I do believe that Copper/FCX remains in a leadership role and that some big clues for a good sized moved will come from the action of the Doc Copper arena!

For the broad market to head higher, FCX needs to break resistance…

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