The PHYSICAL COPPER PRICES are in reality disconnected from the PAPER PRICE. If you do research you will find that the price of copper has been steadily rising since January 2015 and the paper price is different from physical copper bullion products and collectible rounds and numismatic style ingots.
Rocky below is angry that he has been buying SILVER which has been continually losing value since its 2011 bear market trends. Copper however has him upset because even his own friend at the flea market is selling copper for 500% gains. Soon we will see more interest in copper as copper becomes the poor man's silver:
SEE THE CHART FOR YOURSELF:
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EBAY COPPER SALES:
Also remember that if you carefully study the copper market you will find that sales are on the increase and product is SOLD OUT regularly at various dealers and suppliers. Is it any wonder why the thieves are stealing COPPER instead of GOLD and SILVER?