Macro Minutes: What Is Driving Metal’s Volatility?

In our latest Macro Minutes video, Securities Research Analyst Zacher Lewis discusses recent volatility in metals prices.







Key Points

  • Metals demand has fluctuated significantly since COVID lockdowns began.
  • Increased fears tied to the future of Chinese real estate development has also affected metals performance.
  • Generally, metals perform well in periods where there is accelerating economic growth and performance.