Feb 23, 2017

Metals markets don't like the idea of an infrastructure delay

Copper prices and stock in materials firms like U.S. Steel are falling after Axios' Mike Allen reported that Donald Trump's promise of new infrastructure spending may get delayed until next year.

Data: Money.net

Copper has fallen more than 2.5%, while stock in U.S. Steel is down 7.1%. Other losers so far today are heavy-equipment manufacturer Caterpillar, down more than 2%, and mining firm Freeport-McMoran, down roughly 0.7%.

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