Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X), Bonds and Gold: Why Markets Are Upended in a Time of Fear

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X), Bonds and Gold: Why Markets Are Upended in a Time of Fear

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X), Bonds and Gold: Why Markets Are Upended in a Time of Fear Anyone seen the movie “Parasite”? You know, the one about class mobility, creative solutions and scary basements. I thought of that film after reading Jill Carlson’s op-ed a couple of days ago – she looks at our collective surprise that bitcoin is […]

Gold Price Consolidates Up Here

Gold Price Consolidates Up Here

$XAU $GLD $USD Monday, Gold prices attempted to break out and made their highs during the Asian trading hours. Prices eased lower and ending the session unchanged, after rising 28 oz at their highs. The 10-yr T-Note yield hit a a mark of .49 bpts down another 15-bpts from Friday. Investors have now baked in […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Pull Back After Breaking $1,700 on Risk Asset Meltdown

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Pull Back After Breaking $1,700 on Risk Asset Meltdown

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Pull Back After Breaking $1,700 on Risk Asset Meltdown Gold prices hit their highest levels in eight years on Monday on a fresh wave of panicked flight-to-safety trades across the world that also drove U.S. and European government bond yields to historic lows. However, after briefly breaking through the $1,700 […]

Gold Breaks Above 1,700 on Safe-haven Demand

Gold Breaks Above 1,700 on Safe-haven Demand

$GLD $XAU $USO $OIL $SPY $USD Gold broke above 1,700 oz on a into safe- havens intensified, with the upswing driven by turmoil in the Crude Oil market, the spread of the coronavirus, sinking equities, and expectations of easier monetary policy. The precious Yellow metal hit its highest mark since Y 2012 as Brent collapsed, […]

Jittery Investors Flock to Gold, Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X)

Jittery Investors Flock to Gold, Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X)

Jittery Investors Flock to Gold, Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) Silver has posted small gains on Friday. Currently, silver is trading at $17.54, up $0.65 or 0.65% the day. Jittery Investors Flock to Gold, Silver Silver prices have rebounded this week, with gains of 5.22%. After last’s week disaster, when silver fell almost 10%, […]

Gold Has Biggest Weekly Gainer Since 2016

Gold Has Biggest Weekly Gainer Since 2016

$XAU $GLD $USD Gold futures posted their biggest weekly gainer in more than 4 years on concerns about the spread of the coronavirus and it possible effects on financial markets. Prices neared 7-yr highs before a sell-off in equities forced investors to cash in gains in gold to cover losses in the stock market. The […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price today rockets to lifetime high on Coronavirus fears; experts still bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price today rockets to lifetime high on Coronavirus fears; experts still bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price today rockets to lifetime high on Coronavirus fears; experts still bullish Gold price today climbed its lifetime high of as much as Rs 43,912 per 10 gms on Coronavirus pandemic spread over 75 countries. The commodity market experts have said that the precious yellow metal will further go upward as […]

Gold Price Taps Overhead Resistance

Gold Price Taps Overhead Resistance

$XAU $GLD $USD The Gold markets have broken above 1650, but gave back the gains showing signs of exhaustion. Gold futures settled 1.40 lower (-0.1%) to 1,643.00 oz as action quieted down a bit following Tuesday’s spike higher, and ,DXY is up about 0.3% at 97.40. Now if the market break down it is likely that […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Surge on Surprise Fed Rate Cut

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Surge on Surprise Fed Rate Cut

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Surge on Surprise Fed Rate Cut Gold prices surged higher on Tuesday as the Federal Reserve surprised market participants with a 50-basis point interest rate cut. The Fed has not performed an inter-meeting cut since 2008 during the great financial crisis. The Fed pointed to the uncertainty over the coronavirus […]

The Gold Rally is Just Getting Started

The Gold Rally is Just Getting Started

$XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV $USD Gold spiked Tuesday, rising 49, at 1,638 oz. There will be more gains as more investors view the precious Yellow metal as insurance against financial market instability at a time of ultra-low interest rates. Gold got a lift from the Fed’s anticipated move Tuesday to cut its Key short-term rate […]

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Follows the Market, Losing the Battle for Digital Gold

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Follows the Market, Losing the Battle for Digital Gold

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) Follows the Market, Losing the Battle for Digital Gold As a result, over the last 24 hours, BTC adds 1.5% and trades around $8,800. What is happening now can be considered “green shoots”, but they are still very vulnerable. The optimists’ margin of strength becomes more and more fragile with each new […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) jumps, stocks slide after Fed’s rate cut

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) jumps, stocks slide after Fed’s rate cut

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) jumps, stocks slide after Fed’s rate cut Global equity markets slid on Tuesday and the yield on 10-year U.S. Treasuries fell below 1% for the first time after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates to shield the U.S. economy from the impact of the fast-spreading coronavirus. Gold prices surged and the […]

Gold and Silver Futures Up Almost 2% Monday

Gold and Silver Futures Up Almost 2% Monday

$XAU $XAG $GLV $SLV $USD Gold futures rebounded Monday, tacking on nearly 2% after suffering the sharpest drop since Y 2013 in the previous session, finding support as central banks promise to act appropriately to mitigate the effect of a viral outbreak that is expected to hurt global economies and supply chains. Bank of Japan […]

Gold Price Technical Outlook

Gold Price Technical Outlook

$GLD $XAU Friday, April COMEX gold settled at 1566.70, down 75.80 or -4.61%. The move was driven by professional and hedge funds selling as the 2 major players sought to raise cash to meet margin calls and to offset tremendous losses in the stock market. The gold market posted its biggest weekly decliner since November. Despite the […]

Gold Markets Continue to Attract Capital Inflow

Gold Markets Continue to Attract Capital Inflow

$GLD $XAU $USD Gold markets rallied Thursday, but there is selling pressure clusterer above. The market contmay inue to struggle with the notion of safety, and of course gold is 1 of the 1st places people look. USD has not been hit, that puts more upward pressure on precious metals in general. If USD started to […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Central Banks Still Reluctant to Call for Rate Cuts

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Central Banks Still Reluctant to Call for Rate Cuts

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Central Banks Still Reluctant to Call for Rate Cuts Gold prices are trading higher on Thursday after a late pick-up in demand the previous session following the test of a one-week low. After a surge to its highest level in seven years on Monday, prices have drifted mostly sideways to lower. […]

Gold Marks a 2nd Straight Session Loss in a “Corrective Pullback”

Gold Marks a 2nd Straight Session Loss in a “Corrective Pullback”

$XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV Gold prices finished lower Wednesday, building on the prior session’s retreat, even as worries remain over the spread of coronavirus outside of China. “It appears the bearish aspect of reduced consumer demand for the precious metals amid the potential for a slowdown in global economic growth is presently trumping the safe-haven […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price action suggests investor indecision

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price action suggests investor indecision

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price action suggests investor indecision Gold futures are trading nearly flat on Wednesday, but inside yesterday’s range as investors continue to assess the potential damage from the coronavirus outbreak on the global economy. The price action actually suggests investor indecision. Remember that gold is an investment and not a safe-haven asset […]

Gold Finished Lower in US on Profit Taking

Gold Finished Lower in US on Profit Taking

$GLD $XAU $SLV $XAG Gold prices finished lower Tuesday, giving back some of the prior session’s safe-haven driven gains in a round of profit-taking. Gold for April delivery GCJ20, -0.42%  on COMEX fell 26.60, or 1.6%, to settle at 1,650 oz, while March silver SIH20, -0.69%  dropped 0.685 , or 3.6%, to 18.191 oz. Gold advanced 1.7% on Monday to a 7 yr […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) falls from 7-year high on profit-taking

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) falls from 7-year high on profit-taking

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) falls from 7-year high on profit-taking Gold prices fell 1% on Tuesday as investors chose to pocket profits after the metal hit a seven-year high in the previous session, although growing fears over a spike in new coronavirus cases outside of China capped bullion’s losses. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was down […]

Gold Price +2% Set to Test $1,700 oz

Gold Price +2% Set to Test $1,700 oz

$GLD $XAU $USD Gold futures spiked Monday to their highest finish since February 2013, as the spread of COVID-19 to Italy and other parts of the world brought about more nervousness into the markets, lifting demand for safe-havens assets including gold. The precious Yellow metal has become a more widely desired currency again, it is […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Hope, Fear and Greed Driving Prices Higher

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Hope, Fear and Greed Driving Prices Higher

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Hope, Fear and Greed Driving Prices Higher Gold gapped higher on Monday after reports showed the coronavirus outbreak was spreading around the world, threatening lives and the global economy. G20 finance ministers and central bankers declared in a statement over the weekend that current global economic growth remains slow with the […]

Gold is in the Midst of a Perfect Storm

Gold is in the Midst of a Perfect Storm

$GLD $XAU $SLV $XAG $USD $EUR Concerns about the human and economic cost of the coronavirus continues to drive the need for strategic diversification and safe haven demand. Pro-cyclical commodities such as crude oil and copper meanwhile saw their recent recovery falter in face of renewed concern over the virus spreading outside of China. Commodity […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breaks Out to Fresh 7-Year Highs

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breaks Out to Fresh 7-Year Highs

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breaks Out to Fresh 7-Year Highs Gold prices hit fresh 7-year highs rising above 1,623 and settling near 1,619. This comes despite a surge in the US dollar which nearly hit 100 on the dollar index for the first time since 2012.  Historically, as the dollar increases in value, gold prices […]

Gold Rally Lifts Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) Prices

Gold Rally Lifts Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) Prices

Gold Rally Lifts Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) Prices It has been an excellent week for silver, as the metal has gained an impressive 4.5% this week. This is shaping up to be silver’s strongest week since the last week in August, when silver jumped 5.3%. The coronavirus, which shows no signs of being […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Show Strength

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets  Show Strength

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Show Strength Gold markets have initially pulled back a bit during the trading session on Thursday but found enough support just above the $1600 level to turn around and go higher. There are plenty of concerns around the world when it comes to growth, and that of course helps gold. […]

Gold Prices Drive North

Gold Prices Drive North

$XAU $GLD $USD Gold markets rallied Wednesday as we continue to see the markets drive higher. It is now above 1600 so it is likely to continue to mark the longer-term target at 1800. Short-term pullbacks continue to offer buying opportunities for value, with the 50-Day EMA underneath at 1550, it is very important for the […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Break Barriers

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Break Barriers

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Break Barriers Gold markets rallied significantly during the trading session showing signs of strength again as we have broken above the $1600 level. By doing so, the market looks as if it is ready to continue going higher, perhaps breaking above the most recent high just above that level. If […]

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Drops Third Straight, Gold Breaks Out

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Drops Third Straight, Gold Breaks Out

Dow Jones Industrial Average (.DJI) Drops Third Straight, Gold Breaks Out The Dow kicked off the holiday-shortened week with a third-straight loss. The blue-chip index finished down triple digits, gripped by Apple (AAPL) and the dire coronavirus warning against its guidance. The S&P 500 closed in the red as well, while the Nasdaq pared its losses […]

Gold Prices Broke Out to Fresh 7-Yr Highs

Gold Prices Broke Out to Fresh 7-Yr Highs

$XAU $GLD $USD Tuesday, Gold prices broke out, to fresh 7-year highs as concerns over declining growth do to the coronavirus buoyed the precious Yellow metal. The rally in gold comes despite a surge in the USD to fresh multi-year highs. The 10-year US yield is trading near the low end of its 5-yr range […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Continue To Look Bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Continue To Look Bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Continue To Look Bullish Gold markets have continued to look very bullish over the last several weeks, and at this point it looks as if the market is trying to get towards the $1600 level. The $1600 level above continues to offer plenty of resistance as it has been the […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rally Ahead of US Holiday Weekend on Virus Fears

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rally Ahead of US Holiday Weekend on Virus Fears

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rally Ahead of US Holiday Weekend on Virus Fears Gold prices moved higher on Friday as concerns over the coronavirus cases, and how it might erode global growth helped increase the risk premium in the capital markets. Gold which is considered a safe haven asset moved higher. Bonds rallied weighing […]

ETFs the Key Driver for Gold’s Gains Over the Last Year

ETFs the Key Driver for Gold’s Gains Over the Last Year

$GLD $IAU $XAU Gold ETFs are the go-to choice to easily and quickly gain exposure to the precious Yellow metal. According to DataTrek research, ETF investors have been a Key driver of the 18.4% full-year gainer in gold prices, even as global demand for the precious Yellow metal dipped 1%. The data suggested that the […]

Buying Gold: Physical Vs ETFs

Buying Gold: Physical Vs ETFs

$XAU $GLD Gold has been valued as a currency, commodity and investment for thousands of years, and is popular among today’s investors because it can be used as a hedge against currency devaluation, inflation, or deflation, and due to its ability to provide a “safe haven” during times of economic uncertainty. The gold market is highly liquid and there […]

Gold Price Facings Headwinds at the 1600 oz Mark

Gold Price Facings Headwinds at the 1600 oz Mark

$GLD, $XAU Gold markets rallied some Thursday, reaching towards 1580 an area that has attracted attention recently, but longer-term it’s likely that the market is going to try to get to the psych mark at 1600. At this point, gold will have to break through headwinds at 1600, so a daily close above that Key resistance […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Rally To Show Signs Of Strength Again

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Rally To Show Signs Of Strength Again

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Markets Rally To Show Signs Of Strength Again Gold markets rallied a bit during the trading session on Thursday, reaching towards the $1580 level, an area that has attracted a little bit of attention recently, but longer-term it’s likely that the market is going to try to get to the $1600 […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) continues to trade sideways

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) continues to trade sideways

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) continues to trade sideways Gold prices edged lower on Wednesday and continue to trade sideways. Prices appear to be turning over, as concerns over the coronavirus subside. The dollar surged higher breaking out to fresh 4-month highs which are generating headwinds for gold prices. US yields moved higher and riskier assets […]

The Yield Curve and Gold’s Price

The Yield Curve and Gold’s Price

$XAU $GLD When the spread between 10-yr and 3-mo Treasuries bottomed out, the price of gold rose above 1,580. And the current fears about coronavirus may support it in the short-term. However, fears about prior virus outbreaks were overblown as is this 1, and the current anxiety looks to be temporary. The yield curve has […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) trading weaker despite doubts

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) trading weaker despite doubts

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) trading weaker despite doubts Gold futures are trading lower early Tuesday after yesterday’ rally drove the market to its highest level in a week. The precious metal is trading weaker despite doubts about how quickly China’s factories could get back to work given that the coronavirus continues to spread and deaths […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rise as Virus Developments Keep Haven Demand Supported

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rise as Virus Developments Keep Haven Demand Supported

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rise as Virus Developments Keep Haven Demand Supported Gold prices rose again on Monday, back toward their highest levels in a week, after dismal economic data from Europe reinforced demand for haven assets amid discouraging news flow out of China with regard to the coronavirus. Prices were supported by falling […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders betting heavily on a stock market decline

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders betting heavily on a stock market decline

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders betting heavily on a stock market decline Gold is trading higher on Friday shortly after the cash market opening and the release of the U.S. Non-Farm Payrolls report. Driving the market higher is lower demand for risky assets driven by a sell-off in global equity markets. U.S Treasury yields are […]

Gold Price Seen at $2,000 Near Term

Gold Price Seen at $2,000 Near Term

$XAU $GLD $SPY $SPX The S&P 500 posted a record high Wednesday at +37.10, or 1.1% at 3334.69 The reverse side of market optimism was the correction of safe-havens such as JPY and Gold. The JPY declined against the Buck, lead USDJPY to its highs in a 1. wks near 109.50, showing a rebound from the 200-Day SMA. Gold dropped […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) futures post first loss in 4 sessions

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) futures post first loss in 4 sessions

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) futures post first loss in 4 sessions Gold futures settled lower on Monday, easing back after posting gains in each of the last three sessions, as strength in the U.S. stock market, the dollar and bond yields dulled have demand from the metal. April gold GCJ20, -0.45% fell $5.50, or nearly […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breakout Over $1595.50 Could Trigger Acceleration into $1619.60

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breakout Over $1595.50 Could Trigger Acceleration into $1619.60

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breakout Over $1595.50 Could Trigger Acceleration into $1619.60 Gold closed higher on Friday as concerns of an economic slowdown arising from the coronavirus outbreak kept the precious metal underpinned. Helping to generate the support was another plunge in U.S. Treasury yields and a steep drop in the U.S. Dollar against a […]

Gold Price Forecast: Breakout

Gold Price Forecast: Breakout

$GLD, $SLV, $GXDJ, $XAU, $XAG With Wednesday’s Fed meeting past, precious metals can resume their uptrends. A breakout in gold should extend to challenge $1700+ in March. Gold Breaking Out: Prices are just now breaking free from the January mid-cycle consolidation. Prices should continue higher for another 4-6 wks and challenge 1700+ in March before this 6-month […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) consolidates as uncertainty lingers

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) consolidates as uncertainty lingers

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) consolidates as uncertainty lingers Gold prices attempted to move higher and break out following news that the World Health Organization said the coronavirus is a global health emergency. This is a rare designation that helps the international agency mobilize financial and political. The announcement comes just hours after the U.S. confirmed […]

Gold Prices Higher Following Fed Rate Decision

Gold Prices Higher Following Fed Rate Decision

$XAU $GLD Gold prices ended higher Wednesday following the Fed’s decision to keep interest rates unchanged. The Fed said that job gains have been solid, but inflation remains below the Fed’s 2% objective. The Fed said that household spending is rising at a moderate rate. The Fed will continue to assess the appropriate path of […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders continue to weigh the spread of coronavirus cases and its potential impact on the global economy

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders continue to weigh the spread of coronavirus cases and its potential impact on the global economy

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders continue to weigh the spread of coronavirus cases and its potential impact on the global economy Gold futures eased back from earlier highs on Wednesday, as traders continue to weigh the spread of coronavirus cases and its potential impact on the global economy. The moves for the metal come ahead […]

Gold Markets Pullback Looking for Support

Gold Markets Pullback Looking for Support

$XAU $GLD Gold markets pulled back during the trading session Tuesday, reaching towards 1565. This is an area that should attract some attention but support is in the 1550 region, so waiting for some good support makes sense. With that in mind I like the idea of buying the dip on a short-term chart, keep […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors taking profits

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors taking profits

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors taking profits Gold prices fell on Tuesday as investors booked profits from the recent rally and the dollar firmed, although concerns over a new coronavirus kept safe-haven bullion underpinned. Spot gold fell 0.2% to $1,577.85 per ounce by 0820 GMT, after hitting a near three-week peak on Monday. U.S. gold […]

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) claim for being digital gold appears to have another piece of evidence in its corner

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) claim for being digital gold appears to have another piece of evidence in its corner

Bitcoin: USD/BTC (BTC=X) claim for being digital gold appears to have another piece of evidence in its corner Bitcoin’s claim for being digital gold appears to have another piece of evidence in its corner. In a day where global stocks plunged on concerns over the impact of the deadly coronavirus, the largest cryptocurrency gained as […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Likely to be Bid as Coronavirus Fears Intensify

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Likely to be Bid as Coronavirus Fears Intensify

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Likely to be Bid as Coronavirus Fears Intensify Gold prices are trading steady at the mid-session on Monday. The market is being supported by a drop in U.S. Treasury yields and lower demand for risky assets. Earlier in the session, gold jumped 1% to a near-three-week high as growing concerns that […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) markets continued to absorb the potential effects of the coronavirus that is spreading throughout China

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) markets continued to absorb the potential effects of the coronavirus that is spreading throughout China

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) markets continued to absorb the potential effects of the coronavirus that is spreading throughout China Gold prices moved higher on Friday as the markets continued to absorb the potential effects of the coronavirus that is spreading throughout China. A second case was uncovered in the United States ahead of the weekend. […]

Spreading Virus Spurs Rush to Buy Gold

Spreading Virus Spurs Rush to Buy Gold

$XAU $GLD $XAG $SLV Gold spiked as the spread of the coronavirus globally spurred demand for haven assets. Prices rose as Crude Oil tumbling. In the latest attempt at containment, China extended the week-long Lunar New Year holiday and banned all outgoing overseas group tours to avoid having travelers contribute to its spread. President Xi’s […]

Gold Marks 2-wk Highs on Move to Safe-Havens

Gold Marks 2-wk Highs on  Move to Safe-Havens

$XAU, $GLD Gold rose to a more than 2-week high Friday as the latest updates on the coronavirus dented risk sentiment, and prompted a flight into safe-haven assets. Spot gold was up 0.7% at 1,573.53 oz by 1:41p EST (1841 GMT), having hit a peak since 8 January at 1,575.03 earlier in the session. The […]

Goldie Says Stocks Can Go Higher

Goldie Says Stocks Can Go Higher

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX Some on Wall Street see a sharp reversal hitting this year’s stock market rally now that fast-money quants have ramped up their speculative bets. But the real money has the potential to come in and lead even if these systematic players slow down. Tepid inflows into mutual funds and exchange-traded […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) plenty of support near the $1550 level

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) plenty of support near the $1550 level

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) plenty of support near the $1550 level Gold markets pulled back a bit during the trading session on Thursday, as we continue to see plenty of support near the $1550 level. At this point, the market looks likely to see value hunters come back in every time we dip. Gold markets […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price eases as markets assess risks from China virus

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price eases as markets assess risks from China virus

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price eases as markets assess risks from China virus Gold prices fell on Wednesday, as the dollar firmed and investors assessed the risk of a global epidemic from a coronavirus outbreak from China that could have an impact on economic growth. Spot gold fell 0.3% to $1,553.27 per ounce by 0133 […]

2020: Buy Gold, Bet on Emerging Markets

2020: Buy Gold, Bet on Emerging Markets

$XAU $GLD “Gold is a place you want to be. I think that it’s partly because its inversely correlated with interest rates. But it’s also an insurance policy when things go wrong,” David Rosenberg said. “There’s no such thing as a no-brainer, but this is close.” Gold is off to a terrific start this year […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices end lower as coronavirus threatens China buying

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices end lower as coronavirus threatens China buying

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices end lower as coronavirus threatens China buying Gold futures on Tuesday ended lower, pressured as China, one of the commodity’s biggest buyers, faced a viral outbreak that could hurt buying of physical gold at a peak holiday period. Prices for the gold, however, pared some of their earlier losses as […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) gains on Yemen attacks

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) gains on Yemen attacks

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) gains on Yemen attacks Gold prices rose to their highest in more than a week on Monday, after a missile attack in Yemen over the weekend fanned geopolitical concerns and boosted the metal’s safe-haven appeal, while buying ahead of the Chinese New Year also lent support. Spot gold was up 0.3% at $1,560.89 per ounce […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Momentum Shifts to Upside

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Momentum Shifts to Upside

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Momentum Shifts to Upside Gold futures closed higher on Friday for no obvious reason other than aggressive speculative buying. Some bullish traders claim they are buying because of political, geopolitical and economic worries. However, we’re not seeing any buying in the safe-haven U.S. Treasurys and Japanese Yen. Other traders are saying […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price falls as investors look beyond safe-haven assets

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price falls as investors look beyond safe-haven assets

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price falls as investors look beyond safe-haven assets Gold slipped to an over one-week low on Tuesday as strength in equities markets and hopes for a smooth signing of the US-China phase 1 trade deal tarnished bullion’s safe-haven appeal, while palladium rose to a record high. Spot gold dipped 0.3% to […]

Gold Miners at Key Support Marks

Gold Miners at Key Support Marks

$XAU, $GLD, $GDX, $GDXJ, $SLV After bottoming in November, GDX has underperformed and failed to make new highs while gold spiked above 1600 on geopolitical concerns. The next few days are Key. To maintain the potential for an immediate breakout, miners must hold support and turn higher. Failing to keep this level and closing below […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) futures fall to their lowest finish in almost 2 weeks

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) futures fall to their lowest finish in almost 2 weeks

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) futures fall to their lowest finish in almost 2 weeks Gold futures marked a second session decline on Tuesday, settling at their lowest since Jan. 2, with strength in the U.S. stock market and a phase one U.S.-China trade deal expected to be signed this week, dulling haven demand for the […]

Gold Market Pulls Back

Gold Market Pulls Back

$XAU, $GLD Gold markets initially pulled back during the trading session Monday but turned around to recover some. It is currently hanging around the 1550 mark, an area that had seen a gap higher previously. The markets are trying to feel out whether or not there is a “risk on” or “risk off” flavor to everything. […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slips as U.S., China due to sign trade deal on Wednesday

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slips as U.S., China due to sign trade deal on Wednesday

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slips as U.S., China due to sign trade deal on Wednesday Gold prices fell 1% on Monday as optimism in equity markets ahead of the signing of an interim U.S.-China trade deal and lack of further escalation in Middle East tensions diminished bullion’s safe-haven appeal. The U.S.-China Phase 1 agreement is […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) reaches $1,559 as market observes tensions

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) reaches $1,559 as market observes tensions

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) reaches $1,559 as market observes tensions Gold just hit a new 52-week high before backing off a bit. Oil just exceeded its September peak before the serious profit taking showed up. The volatility index is showing a series of higher lows even as the S&P 500 hits new highs. That’s a […]

Box Office: ‘1917’ Captures $39.2-M After Golden Globe Wins

Box Office: ‘1917’ Captures $39.2-M After Golden Globe Wins

$DIS, $CMCSA, $VIA, $SNE Sam Mendes’ World War I epic 1917 captured the box office battlefield with $36.5-M at the weekend, 1 of the best nationwide starts ever for the month of January and way ahead of projections. The victory came in the wake of the movie’s Top Golden Globe wins on 5 January for best motion […]

Gold Prices Set Up to Pull Back

Gold Prices Set Up to Pull Back

$XAU $GLD Gold markets had a volatile week, breaking above the 1600 mark fell rto form a Shooting Star. The pattern was at the recent highs, so, it is likely that the market is ready to pull back from here. By breaking below the bottom of the weekly candlestick, it is likely that the longer-term trade […]

Gold & Silver: Not a Top, but a Mid-Cycle Correction

Gold & Silver: Not a Top, but a Mid-Cycle Correction

$XAU, $GLD, $XAG, $SLV, $USD Gold’s entered a gentle climb North after marking the 12 November lows. It was not until the Thursday before Christmas when prices verified a cyclical breakout. The initial breakout surge is slowing as the precious Yellow metal enters a mid-cycle correction. Key support is between 1520 – 1540. Once completed, […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slides from near 7-year peak as U.S.-Iran fears subside

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slides from near 7-year peak as U.S.-Iran fears subside

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slides from near 7-year peak as U.S.-Iran fears subside Gold prices slid on Thursday, retreating further from a near 7-year peak scaled in the previous session as tensions between the U.S. and Iran eased following conflict over the U.S. killing of an Iranian general.Spot gold fell 0.5% to $1,547.72 per ounce […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slips as Iran tensions send oil, gold up

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slips as Iran tensions send oil, gold up

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) slips as Iran tensions send oil, gold up Hong Kong shares recovered slightly by the end of the morning session on Wednesday after opening sharply down as tensions between Iran and the US escalated dramatically with Tehran launching a missile attack. The Hang Seng Index fell 0.8 percent, to […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rise Above $1,600 on Simmering U.S.-Iran Tensions

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rise Above $1,600 on Simmering U.S.-Iran Tensions

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Rise Above $1,600 on Simmering U.S.-Iran Tensions Gold prices hit $1,613 an ounce on Jan 7, triggered by reports that Iran launched more than a dozen missiles at two U.S. military bases in Iraq. This was in retaliation to the U.S airstrike on direct orders from President Donald Trump that […]

Gold: Would Not Chase it in Here

Gold: Would Not Chase it in Here

$XAU $GLD $USD Do not be surprised if gold moves to consolidate its gains or correct after this jump in prices, a big downturn is not likely on the cards if that happens. Gold’s latest rally comes on back of last week’s US airstrike near Baghdad’s airport that killed General Qassem Soleimani, 1 of Iran’s Top military […]

Nervous Investors Snap up Gold and Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X)

Nervous Investors Snap up Gold and Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X)

Nervous Investors Snap up Gold and Silver 1 OZ 999 NY (XAG=X) Silver has steadied on Tuesday, after posting gains at the start of the week. Currently, silver is trading at $18.11, down $0.01 or 0.07% on the day. On the fundamental front, the U.S. releases ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI. The index continues to point to expansion […]

Oil and Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices rise amid US-Iran uncertainty

Oil and Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices rise amid US-Iran uncertainty

Oil and Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices rise amid US-Iran uncertainty As geopolitical tensions mount between the U.S. and Iran, oil prices spiked on Monday and gold prices surged in response to the uncertainty. U.S. officials confirmed Qassem Soleimani, the leader of Iran’s Quds Force, was killed late Thursday in a U.S. airstrike that targeted […]

Gold Prices Surge, Bullion Nears 1600 oz.

Gold Prices Surge, Bullion Nears 1600 oz.

$GLD, $XAU, $SLV, $XAG, $USD, $NEM Gold rods to its highest mark since Y 2013 in the US session Monday, as rising tensions in the Middle East drives demand for havens, with Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) seeing more room to run. Palladium, the most precious, extended gains to a fresh record. Bullion neared 1,600 oz after […]

UK FTSE 100 (.FTSE) falls and gold hits seven-year high as Iran fears grow

UK FTSE 100 (.FTSE) falls and gold hits seven-year high as Iran fears grow

UK FTSE 100 (.FTSE) falls and gold hits seven-year high as Iran fears grow Mounting anxiety over the fallout from the US assassination of Iran’s general Qasem Soleimani pushed the UK stock market 1% lower with oil and gold making further advances. The FTSE 100 shed 74 points to 7,548, reversing Friday’s oil-led bounce, with […]

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) finishes flat as gold and oil soar

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) finishes flat as gold and oil soar

Australia: S&P/ASX 200 (.AXJO) finishes flat as gold and oil soar The ASX has bounced back from its early losses to close slightly higher, powered by strong gains by gold miners and oil producers as both commodities moved higher amid tension in the Middle East. The S&P-ASX200 index fell 61.8 points in the first 11 […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Analyst warn of a near-term market top in prices

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Analyst warn of a near-term market top in prices

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Analyst warn of a near-term market top in prices Gold futures on Monday marked their highest settlement since April of 2013, as the killing last week of a top Iranian military commander, Qassem Soleimani, reverberated through financial markets, momentarily upending appetite for assets considered risky and boosting traditional haven assets like […]

FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (.KLSE) below 1,600 while oil, gold rally

FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (.KLSE) below 1,600 while oil, gold rally

FTSE Bursa Malaysia KLCI (.KLSE) below 1,600 while oil, gold rally The FBM KLCI pared some of its loss at the midday break today, but overall market sentiment stayed negative in line with the regional downtrend following the fresh Middle East tensions. At 12.30pm, the FBM KLCI fell 15.19 points to 1,596.19. The index had […]

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) Set To Breach Key Resistance Against BTC As Golden Cross Forms

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) Set To Breach Key Resistance Against BTC As Golden Cross Forms

Ethereum: USD/ETH (ETH=) Set To Breach Key Resistance Against BTC As Golden Cross Forms Two successful forks at the end of 2019, Istanbul and the Muir Glacier update on 2nd January and healthy market fundamentals is the best way for Ethereum to start the year. The second largest cryptocurrency currently trades at $134.68 USD, representing […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Surge Following US Attack on Iranian General

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Surge Following US Attack on Iranian General

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Surge Following US Attack on Iranian General Gold prices surged on Friday following President Trump’s decision to order an airstrike that killed a powerful Iranian military leader. The preemptive action put pressure on riskier assets as Tehran vowed to avenge the death of General Qassem Soleimani. The action is likely just […]