Can You Identify This Uber-Volatile Commodity That's Affected By The Car Market?

Here’s a quick test: name this metal that’s deeply intertwined with the car market, and very on edge due to the Toyota (TM) issues:



No idea yet?

Let’s zoom in a bit:



Give up?

OK, it’s palladium, the crucial metal for the car industry, that’s been moving on the Toyota news.

The crucial thing to note: we’re almost back to the January 19th highs (pre-Scott Brown), the same day the market and Toyota topped for the year.

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