Iron Ore (IO) has run from $86 per ton to $122 per ton with expectations that prices will hold at this elevated level. According senior resource analyst at Mine Life Pty in Sydney, Gavin Wendt told Bloomberg Network “Prices will stay about where they are now until 2013,”
For the last few weeks I have been talking about the nascent China recovery. It’s not your 2009 China recovery – but it’s definitely enough to take prices higher.
Welcome to the emerging markets 10 a.m. heat map. Global markets are starting completely in the red on the first day of the last full week in April. Leading the slide in the Emerging Stock index are YNDX -5.55%, INFY -3.71% and IBN -3.12%. Global markets are sliding on fears of global slowdown in the euro zone and in China both regions PMI numbers are suggesting growth is contracting.
Welcome to the emerging markets 10 a.m. heat map. Global markets are starting off strong going into the weekend. Leading the Emerging Stock index are ABV 1.78%, HXM 1.57%, BBD 1.54%, FXM 1.54% with ERJ -2.52% taking hit on a downgrade from Goldman (GS) taking the stock down to a neutral from a buy along with some negative headlines.