speculator in the copper market is an individual who trades the commodities markets with the objective of achieving profits
through the successful anticipation of price movements. Speculators are willing to take large risks in the hopes of making
quick, large gains. The speculator has no interest in taking delivery of the physical product.
If a speculator is bullish on copper there
are numerous option strategies that can be used to take advantage of positive price movement. The most bullish of options
trading strategies is the simple call buying strategy used by most novice options traders. A more advanced way to trade is
by utilizing option spreads. Moderately bullish options traders set a target price for the bull run and utilize bull spreads to reduce
Where are copper futures traded? Copper futures and options are traded on the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX).
The NYMEX offers a competitive and transparent market place to engage in efficient price speculation. If you are interested
in copper price speculation, please contact us. One of our experienced copper traders will be happy to give you a call to discuss speculative trading strategies