1. Copper, oil tumble

    iol.co.za (Sep 22 2011)

    1. Copper, oil tumble Commodities skidded as investors scrambled to liquidate after a US Federal Reserve warning, coupled with signs of slower growth in China and Europe, stoked worries about slowing demand for fuels and metals. ||| Commodities skidded on Thursday as investors scrambled to liquidate after a US Federal Reserve warning, coupled with signs of slower growth in China and Europe, stoked worries about slowing demand for fuels and metals. Benchmark industrial metal copper tumbled to a one-year low, oil shed more than $4 a barrel and even traditional safe-haven asset gold faltered as a rallying dollar crimped demand for commodities priced in the ... (Read Full Article)

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