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Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/16/2014

UKRAINE TENSIONS BOOST GOLD The Gold price has steadied above $1,300 per ounce on tensions in Ukraine. VTB Capital analyst Andrey Kryuchenkov said, “The early April uptrend is now broken, and if it wasn't for Ukraine, we would be closer to $1,280.” Representatives from the U.S., European Union, Russia, and Ukraine will meet for crisis talks Thursday with hopes of negotiating peace in that region. Federal Reserv... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/15/2014

GOLD HAS WORST DAY SINCE DECEMBER; STOCKS SEE RECOVERY The Gold price dipped sharply early in the day and although it stabilized in the afternoon, it was still the sharpest decline since December 2013. Much of the decline was triggered by technical selling after Gold broke its 200-day moving average. Silver, Platinum and Palladium sold off as well. “Gold was hit by profit-taking as the rally to $1,330 on Fed minu... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report - 4

IS TODAY’S GOLD SELLOFF A TECHNICAL BUY SIGN According to Richard Ross, technical analyst at Auerbach Grayson, today’s selloff represents a buying opportunity according to his technical charts. “There are some signs that make gold very attractive at these levels," Ross said. "I'm not a gold bug per se but I do like a nic... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/15/2014

GOLD DOWN 2%;  SILVER BELOW $20 Solid U.S. economic data has lifted the U.S. dollar and driven Gold prices lower in morning trading. “Gold was weak all morning after yesterday's U.S data. Physical demand is (also) weak, so the selling brought it closer to the 200-day moving average, step by step,” Heraeus trader Alexander Zumpfe said. “Finally it broke.” Gold fu... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report –4/14/2014

HIGHER BORROWING COSTS, SLOW TAPERING AND WEAK ECONOMIC REPORTS BOOST GOLD Gold is trading higher again today as Federal Reserve policy continues to lend momentum to Precious Metals prices.  Weak economic reports coupled with slow tapering of monetary stimulus and higher forecasted borrowing costs may push the yellow metal beyond expectat... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report –4/14/2014

GOLD & SILVER PRICES MAINTAIN MORNING MOMENTUM Gold futures are heading to their highest close in three weeks. Combinations of investor skittishness about events unfolding in Ukraine and the sharp stock sell-off last week are keeping Gold prices up. It is interesting to note that Gold and Silver remain positive despite a rebounding equity market. Pallad... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/14/2014

GOLD GAINS ON UKRAINE TENSIONS The Gold price gained slightly in early morning trading on increased tensions in Ukraine. Officials in the country gave pro-Russian separatists a deadline to disarm by this morning, or a “full-scale anti-terrorist operation” will be enacted by its armed forces. ABN Amro analyst Georgette Boele said, “You have tensions between Russia and the West over Ukraine again which is... Read More

Weekly Gold & Silver Market Recap – 4/11/2014

GOLD HAS LARGEST WEEKLY GAIN IN A MONTH Gold and Silver prices both crossed key technical areas this week with Gold rising above $1,300 per ounce and Silver above $20 per ounce.  The positive news for Gold and Silver prices was the following: · Indications that the Federal Reserve would not be hiking interest rates as quickly as first anticipated. · Continued risk aversion in the equity markets as investors keep a watchful eye on Ukrain... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/11/2014

GOLD STEADY WHILE STOCKS CONTINUE TO SUFFER Gold is holding on to 2 ½ week highs and is heading for its biggest weekly gain in a month. Gold has benefited from the risk aversion, as evidenced by the sliding stock market and the indication that the Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates as quickly as previously expected. "Gold is supported by the Fed ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/11/2014

GOLD RISES AS STOCKS FALL The Gold price looks poised for its largest weekly rise in a month, as the yellow metal gained for a fourth day this week. Mitsubishi Corp. analyst Jonathan Butler said, “What we saw this week was quite interesting because it emphasizes the rolling back of the seemingly hawkish stance [from the Federal Reserve] that we saw at the previous meeting and I think Gold is taking some... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/10/2014

GOLD STEADY AS DOW DROPS 267, NASDAQ DROPS 3% Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive and chief investment officer of DoubleLine Capital, said today that the global economy could see a “deflationary scare” and added that he likes Gold as a diversifier. Speaking at an annual DoubleLine event in New York, Gundlach said, “In Europe, the inflation rate is falling. In the United States the inflation rate is lower than it wa... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/10/2014

GOLD MAINTAINS GAINS, STOCK PRICES FALL Gold and Silver are holding on to momentum gained in morning trading. Stocks fell early, rebounded on the jobs report and headed downward again. The Nasdaq is down two percent as technology and biotech were especially hard hit.  "Clearly investors are nervous about high-flying momentum stocks. There is a rethink on whether better earnings and economic data will s... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/10/2014

GOLD, SILVER PRICES MOVING UPWARD The Gold price has continued to move upward for the third day in a row. Comments made last month by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the Fed could end its monthly bond purchases by fall sent Gold prices lower. However, with this week’s release of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting minutes, it became apparent that Fed offic... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/10/2014

GOLD, SILVER PRICES MOVING UPWARD The Gold price has continued to move upward for the third day in a row. Comments made last month by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen that the Fed could end its monthly bond purchases by Fall sent Gold prices lower. However, with this week’s release of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting minutes, it became apparent that Fed offic... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/9/2014

METALS, EQUITY MARKETS HIGHER AFTER FED MINUTES The Gold price moved into positive territory while the stock market spiked following the release of the minutes from the March Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. "All the [U.S. Federal Reserve] knows right now is they are going to taper unless something massive happens in a negative way. This is a very accommodative Fed; Taper was accommodative plus... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/9/2014

GOLD & SILVER PRICES PULL BACK FROM RECENT HIGHS Gold & Silver prices are down as investors capture gains from recent highs. “Weak equity markets and the geopolitical tensions in Ukraine have given the gold price a boost, allowing it to trade back above $1,300 per troy ounce,” Commerzbank’s Eugen Weinberg, said. “Nonetheless, the latest pric... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/9/2014

METALS DOWN AS INVESTORS AWAIT FED MINUTES Precious Metals are trading relatively flat through early morning trading.  As European stocks show signs of strength and the geopolitical situation in Ukraine begins to heat back up, many investors will look ahead to this afternoon’s release of minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting.  Publicly, federal officials have c... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/8/2014

GEOPOLITICAL TURMOIL BOOSTS SAFE-HAVEN DEMAND FOR GOLD Gold futures have rebounded today to breach $1,300 an ounce as geopolitical turmoil pushed investors towards the traditional safe-haven of Gold.  The yellow metal is trading at its highest level in two weeks as fear of a potential civil war in Ukraine has weighed on the U.S. dollar and boosted the deman... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/8/2014

PRECIOUS METALS HOLD ON TO MORNING GAINS – EQUITY MARKETS REBOUND Gold and Silver prices continue to be lifted on the ongoing events occurring in the Ukraine. Oil prices have found strong support and could be poised for a break out. Crude oil has recently consolidated above t... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/8/2014

UKRAINE TENSIONS PUSH GOLD HIGHER The Gold price is on the rise in early morning trading due to geopolitical tensions in Ukraine, which have escalated. Some Ukrainian separatists have taken up arms, and Russia’s foreign ministry said in a statement, “We call for the immediate cessation of any military preparations, which are f... Read More
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Precious Metal Prices
4/16/2014 9:53:52 AM EST

Metal Bid Ask Change
Gold $1,301.80 $1,303.80 $1.50
Silver $19.58 $19.68 $0.14
Platinum $1,430.40 $1,440.40 ($4.20)
Palladium $796.90 $801.90 $5.00
4/16/2014 9:53:52 AM EST

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