JPMorgan said its favorite precious metals continued to be gold <XAU> and platinum <XPT>, with their respective prices expected to average $815 an ounce and $1,475 an ounce for 2008, with risks strongly skewed to the upside.
The bank expects precious metals to be the strongest sector in 2008, followed by agricultural products, base metals and energy.
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January Effect mulai :
The Dow, which had been down nearly 90 points in the session, finished up 146.24, or 1.16 percent, to 12,735.31.
Alcoa reported after the closing bell that its fourth-quarter profit jumped 76 percent, helped by the pending sale of its packaging and consumer businesses. Earnings rose to $632 million, or 75 cents per share, from $359 million, or 41 cents per share, a year earlier. The results handily topped Wall Street''s expectations.
A fourth-quarter report from Alcoa Inc., which marked the unofficial start of earnings season.