Zinc – Earlier this week, Money Morning's Peter Krauth published an article in which he states that although precious metals tend to get a lot of attention, workhorse metal zinc looks poised for a breakout.
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Zinc – Reuters reported that amongst the base metals traded on the London Metal Exchange (LME) in 2013, zinc was the best performer. Thus far, 2014 is also going well for the metal.
Zinc – Joseph Gallucci of Dundee Capital Markets sees a rosy future for zinc investors. As the large zinc mines shut down, the juniors are stepping forward to meet growing demand for the industrial staple. In this interview with The Mining Report, Gallucci delivers smart tips for base metals investors on where to find opportunity when zinc prices start to climb.
Zinc – Many analysts believe that zinc will shake off 2013's lackluster prices and thrive in 2014.
Zinc – Some analysts believe zinc prices will nearly double in the coming years; others think they will stay flat. Which camp is correct?
Zinc – Mineweb reported that analysts' different ideas about recent and upcoming zinc mine closures and projected zinc mine openings have resulted in widely varying zinc price forecasts. As yet, it is too soon to tell who will be correct.
Zinc – The Financial Times reported that although zinc prices have not fared well in the recent past, an increasing number of investors and analysts are optimistic that the metal will see a sharp rally in the next few years. Most are banking on the expectation that as large zinc mines close, there will not be enough new projects to replace supply.
Zinc – BNamericas reported that according to Mark Cruise, CEO of Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV), the short- to medium-term price outlook for zinc is "more compelling" than it is for other base metals. He believes zinc prices have a base of about US$0.85 per pound, but thinks that is strengthening.
Zinc – Bloomberg reported that according to Wood Mackenzie, in the coming years, zinc may outperform other metals as mine closures reduce supply.
Zinc – Unlike most zinc market analysts, major miner Glencore Xstrata sees zinc's prospects improving sooner rather than later.