Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Momentum Turns Positive

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Momentum Turns Positive

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Momentum Turns Positive Gold prices broke out above resistance which is now seen as support near the January highs at 1,326.  Support below that level is seen near the 5-day moving average at 1,321 and the 20-day moving average at 1,310. Target resistance is seen near the 2018 highs near 1,365. […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,350.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,350.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,350.00 Technically, the April gold bulls have the solid overall near-term technical advantage. Prices are in a 2.5-month-old uptrend on the daily bar chart. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in April futures above solid resistance at $1,350.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) bounce from the level near $1,300

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) bounce from the level near $1,300

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) bounce from the level near $1,300 The price of gold found support near $1,300 and bounce higher. Today, the bull follow through and the price has surpassed the previous week high. If there is no change to the bullish pressure then gold expected to reach resistance $1,337 soon. Traders could prepare […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Holding Gains Following Rise In Empire State Manufacturing Survey

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Holding Gains Following Rise In Empire State Manufacturing Survey

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Holding Gains Following Rise In Empire State Manufacturing Survey The New York region’s manufacturing sector found new momentum in February, according to the latest data from the New York Federal Reserve. The gold market is seeing little reaction to a rise in the New York Federal Reserve’s Empire State manufacturing survey’s […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) significantly trimmed overnight losses following some downbeat U.S. economic data

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) significantly trimmed overnight losses following some downbeat U.S. economic data

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) significantly trimmed overnight losses following some downbeat U.S. economic data Gold and silver prices are modestly lower in early U.S. trading Thursday, but have significantly trimmed overnight losses following some downbeat U.S. economic data that was just released. Still, a muscular U.S. dollar this week is keeping the precious metals market bulls squelched. April gold […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slight retreat in the US dollar

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slight retreat in the US dollar

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) slight retreat in the US dollar Gold prices edged higher overnight, buoyed by a slight retreat in the US dollar amid optimism about a potential resolution of the US-China trade conflict. Spot gold was up 0.2 per cent at $US1,310.95 an ounce, having declined 0.4 per cent in the previous session. […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2.5-month-old price uptrend is still in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2.5-month-old price uptrend is still in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2.5-month-old price uptrend is still in place Technically, April gold futures prices closed nearer the session high low today. The bulls still have the overall near-term technical advantage. A 2.5-month-old price uptrend is still in place on the daily bar chart. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) will continue to shine amid a weak dollar

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) will continue to shine amid a weak dollar

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) will continue to shine amid a weak dollar Gold prices held steady on Monday, supported by uncertainties around Sino-U.S. trade war and concerns of slowing global economic growth, while a strong dollar weighed on the precious metal. Spot gold was steady at $1,313 per ounce at 0059 GMT. U.S. gold futures were […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) not surprising that gold ETFs have seen four straight months of net inflows

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) not surprising that gold ETFs have seen four straight months of net inflows

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) not surprising that gold ETFs have seen four straight months of net inflows Wobbly stock prices are sending many panicked people running scared for gold, sending prices for the yellow metal soaring. Savvy investors should follow suit. The World Gold Council recently reported that investors sank $3.1 billion into gold-backed exchange-traded funds for […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Heffx Technical Analysis

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Heffx Technical Analysis

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Heffx Technical Analysis Gold and silver prices are trading near stead in early-afternoon U.S. trading Thursday. Prices are well off their daily lows as the U.S. dollar index has backed down from its daily high. Still, the greenback has rallied strongly this week and hit a four-week high overnight. Combined with sharply lower crude […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Uptrend Above $1,300

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Uptrend Above $1,300

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Uptrend Above $1,300 During the past few days, there was a solid rise in gold price above the $1,295 resistance against the US Dollar. The price surpassed the $1,300 and $1,320 resistance levels before starting a downside correction. The 4-hour chart of XAU/USD indicates that the price traded as high as […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) recently have seen normal profit taking after hitting an eight-month high last week

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) recently have seen normal profit taking after hitting an eight-month high last week

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) recently have seen normal profit taking after hitting an eight-month high last week Technically, April gold futures prices closed nearer the session high today. Prices recently have seen normal profit taking after hitting an eight-month high last week. The bulls still have the firm overall near-term technical advantage. A 2.5-month-old price […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) fall in thin trade as risk aversion recedes

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) fall in thin trade as risk aversion recedes

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) fall in thin trade as risk aversion recedes Gold prices slipped on Monday as risk aversion waned with the progress in U.S.-China trade talks, while a firm dollar kept the bullion under pressure. Spot gold was down 0.4 percent to $1,312.56 per ounce as of 0455 GMT, having hit their highest since […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Wall Street voters remained bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Wall Street voters remained bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Wall Street voters remained bullish Wall Street and Main Street look for gold to keep climbing next week, according to the Kitco News gold survey. Many traders and analysts cited a dovish Federal Open Market Committee after a policy meeting this week, in which officials indicated they are pausing in the monetary-tightening cycle […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) buying support from a more dovish U.S. Federal Reserve

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) buying support from a more dovish U.S. Federal Reserve

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) buying support from a more dovish U.S. Federal Reserve Technically, the gold bulls have the firm overall near-term technical advantage and have gained power this week. Prices are in a 2.5-month-old uptrend on the daily bar chart. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in February futures above […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) gaining power this week

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) gaining power this week

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) gaining power this week The economic highlight at mid-week is the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting that began on Tuesday morning and ends Wednesday afternoon with a statement on monetary policy. No change in monetary policy is expected. However, traders want to know if the Fed today will tip […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. Consumer Sentiment Drops In January

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. Consumer Sentiment Drops In January

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. Consumer Sentiment Drops In January The gold market is holding on to gains above $1,300 an ounce, trading near a seven month high as pessimism grows among U.S. consumers. Tuesday, the U.S. Conference Board, said that is Consumer Confidence Index fell to a reading of 120.2, down from December’s reading […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) needs to show fresh power soon

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) needs to show fresh power soon

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) needs to show fresh power soon February gold futures bulls still have the overall near-term technical advantage, but are fading and need to show fresh power soon. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid technical resistance at $1,300.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical support at $1,250.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical support at $1,250.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical support at $1,250.00 Technically, February gold futures bulls still have the overall near-term technical advantage, but are fading and need to show fresh power soon. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid technical resistance at $1,300.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,300.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,300.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,300.00 Technically, the gold bulls have the overall near-term technical advantage but have faded recently. Prices are still in a two-month-old uptrend on the daily bar chart, but just barely. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in February futures above solid resistance at $1,300.00. […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Risk Appetite Recedes

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Risk Appetite Recedes

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Risk Appetite Recedes There are renewed worries about slowing global economic growth, as the International Monetary Fund released a report Monday that projected collective world economic growth at 3.5% in 2019, which is down from their last forecast in October for 3.7% growth. The IMF also warned about higher risks for […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Under Pressure

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Under Pressure

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Under Pressure The miserable phase of consolidation continues in gold, and this morning there is pressure taking gold back down near the support level of $1,280. This action is no surprise; it’s just part of the pattern. From a trader’s standpoint, we will look at this as a buying opportunity. The range in gold […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,300.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,300.00

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid resistance at $1,300.00 Technically, the gold bulls have the overall near-term technical advantage. Prices are in a two-month-old uptrend on the daily bar chart. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in February futures above solid resistance at $1,300.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) near-term technical posture for the yellow metal remains bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) near-term technical posture for the yellow metal remains bullish

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) near-term technical posture for the yellow metal remains bullish Gold prices are trading moderately up and are at session highs in late-morning action Wednesday. The near-term technical posture for the yellow metal remains bullish, which has invited some fresh chart-based buying interest. The recent “collapse in volatility” on the daily bar chart […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Risk Appetite Picks Up

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Risk Appetite Picks Up

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Risk Appetite Picks Up Gold and silver prices are weaker in early-afternoon U.S. trading Tuesday, as higher world stock markets have traders and investors in upbeat moods early this week. A higher U.S. dollar index today also worked against the precious metals market bulls. February gold futures were last down $3.60 an ounce at $1,287.70. March Comex silver was down […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) two-month-old price uptrend is still in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) two-month-old price uptrend is still in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) two-month-old price uptrend is still in place Technically, February gold futures bulls have the overall near-term technical advantage. A two-month-old price uptrend is still in place on the daily bar chart. The recent sideways pause is not bearish. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price vulnerable near-term while below 1302

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price vulnerable near-term while below 1302

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) price vulnerable near-term while below 1302 Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 1,252.26. The projected upper bound is: 1,306.77. The projected lower bound is: 1,270.41. The projected closing price is: […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) two-month-old price uptrend is still in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) two-month-old price uptrend is still in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) two-month-old price uptrend is still in place Technically, February gold futures bulls still have the overall near-term technical advantage. A two-month-old price uptrend is still in place on the daily bar chart. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid technical resistance at $1,300.00. […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2019 average gold price of $1314

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2019 average gold price of $1314

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2019 average gold price of $1314 New data today put the 19-nation Eurozone’s jobless rate down at 7.9%, a fresh 10-year low, while No.1 economy Germany reported a larger-than-expected surplus on its trade balance. As the Euro ticked higher against the Dollar on the FX market, the price of large wholesale gold […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns Gold price gains will likely be driven by fresh safe haven demand on equity concerns, higher financial volatility and economic uncertainty, said HSBC, leading the bank to lift its 2019 average dollar price for the yellow metal to $1,314/oz Tuesday. “Gold prices […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) pulled back from a more than six-month peak

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) pulled back from a more than six-month peak

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) pulled back from a more than six-month peak Gold has pulled back from a more than six-month peak, as robust US jobs data eased some concerns about an ailing economy, while palladium prices punched through the key $US1,300 level for the first time. Spot gold slipped 0.8 per cent to $US1,283.86 […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2019 Outlook Positive

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2019 Outlook Positive

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) 2019 Time to Buy Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. The projected upper bound is: 1,709.03. The projected lower bound is: 1,131.73. The projected closing price is: 1,270.38. Candlesticks A big white candle occurred. This is generally considered bullish, as prices closed significantly higher than they opened. If the candle […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) hits six month high

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) hits six month high

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) hits six month high Gold prices rose on Thursday, helped by a weaker dollar and as a relief recovery in stock markets fizzled out, driving investors toward the safe-haven metal. Spot gold was 0.6 percent higher at $1,274.50 per ounce at 1:44 p.m. EST, after hitting at $1,279.06 in the previous session, […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) hit their highest level in more than five months

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) hit their highest level in more than five months

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) hit their highest level in more than five months Gold futures hit their highest level in more than five months Wednesday on continued safe-haven buying after the recent freefall in equities and speculation that the Federal Reserve will slow its pace of monetary tightening. The metals were up even though the U.S. […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Sharply Higher as Dollar Stumbles

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Sharply Higher as Dollar Stumbles

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Sharply Higher as Dollar Stumbles Chairman Jerome Powell. Traders and investors deemed the Fed’s new stance as more dovish than previously, but not dovish enough to stave off what many believe is an impending global economic slowdown. The gold market did not see a big reaction to the Fed news Thursday, […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) finding support from a weaker U.S. dollar

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) finding support from a weaker U.S. dollar

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) finding support from a weaker U.S. dollar Gold prices climbed on Wednesday, holding ground at their highest since July, finding support from a weaker U.S. dollar ahead of the Federal Reserve’s final monetary policy decision of 2018. Bullion for February delivery on Comex GCG9, +0.16%  rose $4.90, or 0.4%, to $1,258.50 an ounce, after […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Up On Weaker USDX

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Up On Weaker USDX

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Up On Weaker USDX The gold and silver markets pushed to their daily highs just before midday, at the same time well-known bond trader and fund manager Jeff Gundlach predicted the U.S. dollar would struggle in the coming new year, and that U.S. equities will enter a bear market. That […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) still in a four-week-old uptrend

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) still in a four-week-old uptrend

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) still in a four-week-old uptrend Technically, gold bulls still have the overall near-term technical advantage. Prices are still in a four-week-old uptrend on the daily bar chart, but just barely. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in February futures above solid resistance at the December high of […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. dollar index solidly higher and hit a nearly two-year high

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. dollar index solidly higher and hit a nearly two-year high

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. dollar index solidly higher and hit a nearly two-year high The key outside markets are in a bearish posture for the precious metals early today, as the U.S. dollar index solidly higher and hit a nearly two-year high, on some safe-haven buying heading into the weekend. Meantime, Nymex crude oil prices are slightly down […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) four-week-old price uptrend is in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) four-week-old price uptrend is in place

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) four-week-old price uptrend is in place Technically, the gold bulls still have the overall near-term technical advantage. A four-week-old price uptrend is in place on the daily bar chart. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in February futures above solid technical resistance at the […]

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) turned more bullish recently

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) turned more bullish recently

Gold 1 OZ (XAU=X) turned more bullish recently World stock markets were mostly higher overnight as global traders and investors chose to focus on improving prospects for a U.S.-China trade deal, instead of the uncertainty of leadership of the United Kingdom. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward higher openings when the New York day session […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) May Test 200-Day Moving Average

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) May Test 200-Day Moving Average

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) May Test 200-Day Moving Average Gold may well break out of the upper end of its recent trading range and challenge the 200-day moving average (DMA), aided by recent dovish comments from Federal Reserve officials, says Bart Melek, head of commodity strategy with TD Securities. He cites recent Fed communications that […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) could potentially see further strength

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) could potentially see further strength

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) could potentially see further strength The spot gold market is sharply higher by $20.91 per-ounce at $1241.12. The metal is up a solid 1.71% thus far on the session, and could potentially see further strength if outside markets continue on their current course. Heavy resistance may be seen around the October […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Pop On U.S.-China Trade War Cease-Fire

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Pop On U.S.-China Trade War Cease-Fire

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Pop On U.S.-China Trade War Cease-Fire Gold bears have still the overall near-term technical advantage. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in February futures above solid resistance at the October high of $1,252.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid technical […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Consolidating

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Consolidating

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Consolidating February Comex Gold futures finished lower on Friday, completing a mostly sideways trade that ended with a lower close on the weekly chart. The market was primarily supported by a dovish outlook for interest rates, but gains were capped by a stronger U.S. Dollar. Safe-haven buying continued to support the dollar, […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. interest rates are just below “neutral” levels

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. interest rates are just below “neutral” levels

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) U.S. interest rates are just below “neutral” levels Technically, the gold bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage but the bulls have gained some upside momentum late this week. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in February futures above solid technical resistance at […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) struggling to make gains

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) struggling to make gains

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) struggling to make gains The gold market remains on the back foot, struggling to make gains despite little change in an update reading of the U.S. economy. Wednesday, the second preliminary reading of U.S. Gross Domestic Product showed that the economy grew 3.5% in the third quarter, unchanged from the previous […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) supported by fears of a slowdown

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) supported by fears of a slowdown

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) supported by fears of a slowdown Gold futures are trading higher on Monday shortly before the regular session opening. The market is being supported by fears of a slowdown in global economic growth which could curtail central bank attempts to raise rates, especially the U.S. Federal Reserve. Uncertainty over trade dispute […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) bearish U.S. economic data will be good

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) bearish U.S. economic data will be good

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) bearish U.S. economic data will be good Gold futures finished nearly flat last week as investors renewed their struggle with the U.S. Dollar. The week started out promising for gold bulls as investors reacted to a weaker dollar. The greenback was driven lower by speculators betting on dampening inflation concerns and […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) could make significant gains in the months ahead

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) could make significant gains in the months ahead

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) could make significant gains in the months ahead Spot gold has stood strong against a weaker dollar, with the precious metal’s spot price hovering at around $1228 – one of the highest levels it has seen since 11 November where it hit $1230 per ounce. The price of gold is tracking […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Support at $1,184.30

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Support at $1,184.30

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Support at $1,184.30 Technically, gold bears have the overall near-term technical advantage. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid resistance at the November high of $1,239.30. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid technical support at the September […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Firmer Amid Weak U.S. Stock Market

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Firmer Amid Weak U.S. Stock Market

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Firmer Amid Weak U.S. Stock Market Gold bears have the overall near-term technical advantage. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid resistance at the November high of $1,239.30. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid technical support […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) support at $1,218.50

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) support at $1,218.50

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) support at $1,218.50 Technically, the gold bears have the overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid technical resistance at the October high of $1,246.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) focus of the market has turned slightly to geopolitical issues

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) focus of the market has turned slightly to geopolitical issues

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) focus of the market has turned slightly to geopolitical issues GOLD PRICES rose against a falling US Dollar on Friday, halving last week’s 1.9% drop to trade back above $1220 per ounce as Western stock markets fell and crude oil rallied from this month’s 17% plunge so far. Gold priced in […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,230.00

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,230.00

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,230.00 Technically, the gold bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid technical resistance at $1,230.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid technical support at […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) show minimal price reactions

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) show minimal price reactions

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) show minimal price reactions Gold prices are near unchanged and hovering just above $1,200.00 in early U.S. trading Wednesday. The silver market is slightly down and dipped to a nearly three-year low overnight. Both metals showed minimal price reactions to just-released U.S. inflation data. December gold futures were last up $0.70 […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Support at $1,190.00

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Support at $1,190.00

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Support at $1,190.00 Technically, the gold bears have the firm overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid technical resistance at $1,225.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid technical support at […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) have hit four-week low

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) have hit four-week low

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) have hit four-week low Technically, the gold bears have the firm overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid technical resistance at last week’s high of $1,238.40. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) interest-rate decision from the US Federal Reserve today

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) interest-rate decision from the US Federal Reserve today

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) interest-rate decision from the US Federal Reserve today Gold drifted lower for the fourth session running on Thursday, touching 1-week lows at $1222 per ounce in London ahead of today’s interest-rate decision from the US Federal Reserve – widely expected to leave policy unchanged. The Dollar itself eased back on the […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical support at $1,200.00

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical support at $1,200.00

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical support at $1,200.00 Technically, gold bulls and bears are on a level overall near-term technical playing field. Bulls’ next upside price objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid resistance at the October high of $1,246.00. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors await the outcome of the U.S. mid-term elections

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors await the outcome of the U.S. mid-term elections

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors await the outcome of the U.S. mid-term elections Gold prices are moderately higher in early U.S. trading Tuesday, supported in part by the U.S. dollar index backing down from the 16-month high scored last week. Look for a quieter trading session in the metals and in many other markets, as […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders eyed some weakness in the U.S. dollar

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders eyed some weakness in the U.S. dollar

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) traders eyed some weakness in the U.S. dollar Gold prices posted a slight decline on Monday, holding above $1,230 an ounce for a third straight session as traders eyed some weakness in the U.S. dollar a day ahead of the closely watched midterm elections. Gold for December delivery GCZ8, -0.15% edged […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Increased Appeal as Safe Haven Asset

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Increased Appeal as Safe Haven Asset

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Increased Appeal as Safe Haven Asset Gold futures posted a two-sided trade last week before settling marginally lower. The volatility was mostly fueled by the movement in the U.S. Dollar which was driven by U.S. economic data, stock market volatility and reports of a potential trade deal between the United States […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Powered Up By Greenback

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Powered Up By Greenback

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Powered Up By Greenback Gold and silver prices are posting strong gains in early-afternoon U.S. trading Thursday. Traders in both metals have stepped in to buy the dips on some perceived bargain hunting, and by heavy short covering from the futures traders. Also, precious metals are seeing good buying interest […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) increasingly in need of supporting fundamentals to carry it higher

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) increasingly in need of supporting fundamentals to carry it higher

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) increasingly in need of supporting fundamentals to carry it higher To start the week off, gold prices slipped on Monday, ending its three month highs in previous sessions after mounting pressure from a strong US dollar and a return to risk taking assets in the aftermath of the recent global market […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) less risk aversion

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) less risk aversion

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) less risk aversion Gold prices are moderately lower in early-afternoon U.S. trading Monday. Some profit taking from the shorter-term futures traders is featured. The stronger U.S. dollar index today that is hovering near last week’s nine-week high also worked against the precious metals market bulls today. There is also less risk […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) shrugged off dollar strength

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) shrugged off dollar strength

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) shrugged off dollar strength Gold price appears to be decoupling from its inverse relationship to the dollar. For the past month, the gold price has shrugged off dollar strength in favour of equity weakness. Historically, gold has tended to begin its move higher in advance of a dollar decline. Is this […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors taking advantage of a recent surge in prices to lock in profit

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors taking advantage of a recent surge in prices to lock in profit

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) investors taking advantage of a recent surge in prices to lock in profit Gold prices inched lower on Thursday, with some investors taking advantage of a recent surge in prices to lock in profits. Spot gold was down 0.42 percent at $1228.85 an ounce. On Tuesday it hit a more than […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) speculators locked in profits from a more than three-month peak

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) speculators locked in profits from a more than three-month peak

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) speculators locked in profits from a more than three-month peak Gold eased on Wednesday as the dollar firmed and speculators locked in profits from a more than three-month peak hit in the previous session. Losses were modest, however, as gold got support from investors looking for insurance from potential further downside […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) keener geopolitical uncertainty in the marketplace

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) keener geopolitical uncertainty in the marketplace

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) keener geopolitical uncertainty in the marketplace Gold prices are solidly higher and have hit a nearly three-month high in early U.S. trading Tuesday, boosted by safe-haven demand amid keener geopolitical uncertainty in the marketplace. December gold futures were last up $17.20 an ounce at $1,241.70. December Comex silver was last up $0.223 […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) failure to break above a key technical level

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) failure to break above a key technical level

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) failure to break above a key technical level Gold prices slipped on Monday, pressured by a rallying dollar and the metal’s failure to break above a key technical level. Spot gold fell 0.3 percent to $1,222.12 per ounce, having hit a 2-1/2-month peak last week at $1,233.26 per ounce. Prices were […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) host of worries on the geopolitical front

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) host of worries on the geopolitical front

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) host of worries on the geopolitical front Gold prices are trading modestly higher in early-afternoon U.S. trading Thursday. Today, a host of worries on the geopolitical front rose to the surface to put strong pressure on the U.S. stock market and produce some safe-haven demand for gold, which began to surface […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) safe-haven demand for gold

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) safe-haven demand for gold

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) safe-haven demand for gold Gold prices are trading modestly higher in early-afternoon U.S. trading Thursday. Today, a host of worries on the geopolitical front rose to the surface to put strong pressure on the U.S. stock market and produce some safe-haven demand for gold, which began to surface in late-morning action. […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) limited the gains for the precious metal

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) limited the gains for the precious metal

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) limited the gains for the precious metal Gold futures edged up Tuesday to mark another finish at their highest since July, but a rally in the U.S. stock market limited the gains for the precious metal. Against a backdrop of relatively stable trading for a leading dollar index, December gold GCZ8, […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Hits 10 Week High

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Hits 10 Week High

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Hits 12-Week High Gold prices are holding moderate gains in early-afternoon U.S. trading Monday. Early on, prices hit a 10-week high. Some more safe-haven demand, technical buying and short covering are boosting the yellow metal again today. The bulls have technical strength and momentum to suggest more gains are coming in […]

Expectations for rising interest rates look likely to remain a headwind for GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X)

Expectations for rising interest rates look likely to remain a headwind for GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X)

Expectations for rising interest rates look likely to remain a headwind for GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X)  Gold slipped lower as the dollar rebounded against a currency basket, snapping three days of declines as a sense of calm returned to U.S. stock markets following sharp declines in the previous two sessions. The stock market selloff was […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breakout

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breakout

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Breakout Gold rebounded sharply on Thursday, as traders returned to the relative safety of precious metals following the worst stock rout since February. U.S. equity markets appear to have stabilized by mid-morning, though downside pressure is likely to persist. Gold Regains $1,200 Precious metals rose across the board Thursday, with gold […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) remains on the defensive

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) remains on the defensive

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) remains on the defensive Gold prices remain on the defensive and below critical technical levels as wholesale inflation rises in line with expectations. Wednesday, the U.S. Labor Department said its Producer Price Index (PPI) rose 0.2% in September following a drop of 0.1% in August. The data was in line with […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,220.70

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,220.70

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,220.70 Technically, December gold futures bears still have the solid overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid technical resistance at $1,220.70. Bears’ next near-term downside price breakout objective is pushing prices below solid technical support […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) worries about precious metals demand coming out of China

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) worries about precious metals demand coming out of China

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) worries about precious metals demand coming out of China Gold and silver prices are solidly lower in early-afternoon U.S. trading Monday, and close to their daily lows. The safe-haven metals did not get any benefit from an uptick in risk aversion to start the trading week today. Instead, both are being […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) sign that investors are concerned and seeking a safe haven

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) sign that investors are concerned and seeking a safe haven

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) sign that investors are concerned and seeking a safe haven The ‘paper’ money that we all use is being printed by Governments at an alarming rate. Since this cash is not backed by a physical asset, it is easy, but not good, to keep printing more of it. Government debt around […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,220.70

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,220.70

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) solid technical resistance at $1,220.70 December gold futures prices closed nearer the session low today. Prices are back in the recent trading range, which suggests a market bottom is in place. The gold bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) climb on safe-haven demand

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) climb on safe-haven demand

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) climb on safe-haven demand Gold, silver price climb on safe-haven demand Precious metal gold was trading higher in morning trade on Wednesday on commodity exchanges following safe-haven demand after equity markets continued to remain under stress. Gold prices are expected to trade higher today, international markets are trading higher by 0.33 […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) market bottom in place

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) market bottom in place

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) market bottom in place Technically, gold prices pushed back up into the recent trading range today, which now suggests a market bottom has indeed been put in place, at the August low. The gold bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) speculators remain skeptical about the bullish rebound

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) speculators remain skeptical about the bullish rebound

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) speculators remain skeptical about the bullish rebound Since establishing a low at US$1,160 in August, gold has made a moderate recovery. Despite the rebound higher in gold price over the past six weeks, speculators remained sceptical about the bullish rebound and continued to bet on the short side. Based on the […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) risk aversion remains very low

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) risk aversion remains very low

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) risk aversion remains very low Gold and silver prices are down and have extended overnight losses in early U.S. trading Wednesday. Gold futures prices have dropped to a four-week low. The metals are again seeing pressure from a stronger U.S. dollar index today. Risk aversion remains very low in the world […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices have been trading sideways

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices have been trading sideways

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) prices have been trading sideways Gold bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage. However, prices have been trading sideways for the past month, which begins to suggest a market bottom is in place. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid technical resistance […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) weaker U.S. dollar index today is prompting a bit of buying

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) weaker U.S. dollar index today is prompting a bit of buying

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) weaker U.S. dollar index today is prompting a bit of buying Gold bears have the overall near-term technical advantage. However, recent sideways price action favors the bulls and suggests a market bottom is in place. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in December futures […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) higher prices are not necessary to sustain good mining projects

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) higher prices are not necessary to sustain good mining projects

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) higher prices are not necessary to sustain good mining projects As gold hovers around $1,200 an ounce, one CEO says that higher prices are not necessary to sustain good mining projects, but may be needed to bring back investor sentiment. “In my perspective, $1,200 gold is a good price…our project performs […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Firmer

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Firmer

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Prices Firmer Gold prices are modestly higher in early U.S. trading Thursday. A sharply lower U.S. dollar index that dropped to a 2.5-month low this morning is only giving mild support to the precious metals markets. Risk-on trader and investor attitudes in the world marketplace continue to squelch buyers of the safe-haven […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Traders focus on comments from the central bank next week

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Traders focus on comments from the central bank next week

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Traders focus on comments from the central bank next week Gold prices are moderately higher in early-afternoon U.S. trading Wednesday. Gold and silver are supported on some buying back of previously sold positions (short covering) by the shorter-term futures traders. A lower U.S. dollar index on this day also supported some […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Market Bottom is in Place

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Market Bottom is in Place

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Market Bottom is in Place December gold futures bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage. However, prices have been trading sideways for three two weeks, which suggests a market bottom is in place. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close above solid technical resistance […]

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Possible Market Bottom is in Place

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Possible Market Bottom is in Place

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) Possible Market Bottom is in Place Technically, gold bears still have the overall near-term technical advantage. However, recent sideways price action favors the bulls and suggests a market bottom is in place. Gold bulls’ next upside near-term price breakout objective is to produce a close in December futures above solid resistance […]

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