SHFE Aluminum Closes with Gains (2016-11-18)-Shanghai Metals Market

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SHFE Aluminum Closes with Gains (2016-11-18)

Price Review & Forecast 08:30:27PM Nov 18, 2016 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Nov. 18 (SMM) – On Thursday’s night trading, SHFE 1701 aluminum opened at RMB 13,400/mt and then plumped to RMB 13,385/mt. The contract later rallied to RMB 13,550/mt, thanks to positions opening by longs, and finally ended at RMB 13,535/mt.

On Friday, SHFE 1701 aluminum started at RMB 13,530/mt and then dropped from highs. The contract later fluctuated above the moving average with exit of market players. During the afternoon trading, SHFE 1701 aluminum climbed to RMB 13,665/mt, thanks to entering of longs, and then gave up some previous gains at the tail of trading due to longs taking profits. The contract finally closed at RMB 13,665/mt. Trading volumes were up 662 to 360,164 lots and positions were down 11,126 to 201,068.

SHFE 1701 aluminum is predicted to range at around the 20-day moving average for the short term with market warty sentiment.

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Aluminum Ingot
Apr.19
14050.0
40.0
(0.29%)
Alumina (Averaged)
Apr.19
2665.0
0.0
(0.00%)
Alumina-East
Apr.19
2680.0
0.0
(0.00%)
Alumina -Central
Apr.19
2670.0
0.0
(0.00%)
Alumina - North
Apr.19
2660.0
0.0
(0.00%)

SHFE Aluminum Closes with Gains (2016-11-18)

Price Review & Forecast 08:30:27PM Nov 18, 2016 Source:SMM

SHANGHAI, Nov. 18 (SMM) – On Thursday’s night trading, SHFE 1701 aluminum opened at RMB 13,400/mt and then plumped to RMB 13,385/mt. The contract later rallied to RMB 13,550/mt, thanks to positions opening by longs, and finally ended at RMB 13,535/mt.

On Friday, SHFE 1701 aluminum started at RMB 13,530/mt and then dropped from highs. The contract later fluctuated above the moving average with exit of market players. During the afternoon trading, SHFE 1701 aluminum climbed to RMB 13,665/mt, thanks to entering of longs, and then gave up some previous gains at the tail of trading due to longs taking profits. The contract finally closed at RMB 13,665/mt. Trading volumes were up 662 to 360,164 lots and positions were down 11,126 to 201,068.

SHFE 1701 aluminum is predicted to range at around the 20-day moving average for the short term with market warty sentiment.