U.S copper hits one-week high on economic optimism

NEW YORK, Aug 26 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S copper futures rose to a
one-week high of $3.314 per lb on Thursday as data showing that
U.S jobless claims fell improved the demand outlook for industrial
metals.

COMEX September copper futures were up 8.8 cents, 2.74
percent, to $3.299 per lb at 11:09 a.m. EDT (1609 GMT).
(Reporting by Selam Gebrekidan)

U.S copper hits one-week high on economic optimism