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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

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/7/2014

GOLD DIPS ON FED FORECASTS; COULD STOCK SELL-OFF INFLUENCE BULLION BUYING? Gold and Silver prices have fallen slightly today as investors continue to ponder ongoing reduction in the scale of monetary stimulus.  “While the recent U.S. payroll data was just below forecasts, we believe the Federal Reserve will continue to scale back s... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/7/2014

TECH SELL-OFF SPREADS WORLD WIDE – GOLD & SILVER PRICES DOWN MODESTLY Relative to the plunging stock market, Gold and Silver prices have declined only modestly this morning. Gold has dipped below $1,300 and Silver below $20. Investors are taking profits gained last week off the table. “In hindsight, the non-farm payrolls were relatively disappoin... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/7/2014

GOLD HOVERS AROUND KEY PRICE POINT The Gold price is hovering around the $1,300 per ounce mark in early morning trading. With no overly-supportive news to boost the safe-haven value of the yellow metal, the Gold price is subject to economic data and technical trends. Saxo Bank’s Ole Hansen said, “If you look at the overall quarter, (the s... Read More

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

GOLD SOFTENED BY STOCK RALLY A rally in U.S. equities quelled the safe-haven demand for Gold Monday, pushing the yellow metal to its lowest level in six weeks. “The rally in the equity market is keeping prices under pressure,” George Gero, a vice president and Precious Metal strategist at RBC Capital Markets, said. “The market players hav... Read More

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

GOLD & SILVER PRICES CONTINUE MORNING RALLY Gold and Silver were both up prior to this morning’s jobs report and they have continued upward through morning trading. “The slight miss on the downside for jobs growth in March falls into the camp of the U.S. monetary policy doves,” Jim Wyckoff, senior precious metals analysts, said. “That’s... Read More

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

GOLD, SILVER UP ON JOBS REPORT Gold and Silver prices have been declining this week but are up in morning trading due to the declining prices holding against technical levels and in anticipation of the widely anticipated positive jobs report. “For two days in a row, Gold’s been trying to break below $1,280 [per ounce] and each... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/3/2014

GOLD PRICES DIP ON EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK DECISION As widely expected, the European Central Bank (ECB) chose to leave interest rates unchanged despite growing deflationary concerns in the eurozone. ECB President Mario Draghi said in a news conference Thursday that “there was ample and rich discussion” of all measures that could be taken, includi... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/3/2014

GOLD LOWER AHEAD OF JOBS DATA Precious Metals gave up yesterday’s gains in overnight trading, which could be a sign of further buying opportunities for the metals. MKS SA head of trading Afshin Nabavi said, “The potential for Gold prices to move lower in the next couple of sessions seems greater now because of the incumbent macro events… Although the ECB is unlikely to change the interest rates, there m... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/2/2014

PRECIOUS METALS PRICES ARE ON THE RISE Precious Metals prices are all on the upswing this morning despite a positive jobs report. Rising metal prices can most likely be attributed to Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s statement on Monday that the FED was into quantitative easing (QE) for the long haul. Dennis Gartman, author of the Gartman letter, said, “I’ve been at this 40 years, and I've learned one thing: Don't fight ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/2/2014

GOLD REBOUNDS ON INVESTOR NERVES Precious Metals prices are broadly higher in early morning trading, shrugging off a positive report from Automatic Data Processing (ADP). Further data is due this week, which investors are anxiously awaiting to gauge the U.S. economy. Analysts believe that even in the face of strong U.S. data, the Gold price could be protected in some way by Federal Reserve Chairwoman Ja... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/1/2014

STOCK RALLY WEIGHS ON GOLD The Gold price continues to come under pressure as an ongoing rally in equities has forced the yellow metal down slightly today.  As tensions ease in Ukraine and the S&P 500 reaches another all-time high, little was able to halt Gold from settling near its lowest price in seven weeks.  Though it ... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/1/2014

AUTOMOBILE DEMAND MAY DRIVE PLATINUM & PALLADIUM HIGHER According to Frank Holmes, Chief Investment Officer for U.S. Global, Platinum and Palladium may be the solutions to the pollution problem as these two metals are the two most underreported commodities. He stated that the long-term upside is tremendous, as the automobile industry expands in China and other un... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 4/1/2014

PRECIOUS METALS OPEN HIGHER AHEAD OF DATA Precious Metal prices are slowly moving up through early morning trading, rebounding from yesterday’s losses.  As the situation in the Ukraine begins to lose its hold on major news headlines, investors await direction from U.S. economic data and a statement from the European Central Bank later this week.  Andrey Kryuchenko... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/31/2014

GOLD SOFTENED BY STOCK RALLY A rally in U.S. equities quelled the safe-haven demand for Gold today, pushing the yellow metal to its lowest level in six weeks.  “The rally in the equity market is keeping prices under pressure,” George Gero, a vice president and Precious Metal strategist at RBC Capital Markets, said. “The market player... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/31/2014

GOLD SOFTENED BY STOCK RALLY A rally in U.S. equities quelled the safe-haven demand for Gold today, pushing the yellow metal to its lowest level in six weeks.  “The rally in the equity market is keeping prices under pressure,” George Gero, a vice president and Precious Metal strategist at RBC Capital Markets, said. “The market player... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/31/2014

FED CHAIRMAN YELLEN: WE ARE IN IT FOR THE LONG HAUL Speaking in Chicago today, Federal Chairwoman Janet Yellen said, the “labor conditions are tougher than in other recessions.” She added the Fed's "extraordinary commitment, [in the form of massive bond-buying and ultra-low interest rates], is still needed, and will be for some time." In a prior speech given by Yellen, investors read indicatio... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 3/31/2014

GOLD FLAT, SILVER HIGHER AHEAD OF JOBS REPORT The Gold price is relatively flat while the Silver price is trading higher in early morning trading. Gold fell around three percent last week and is headed for its first monthly decline in 2014. Standard Bank’s Walter de Wet said, “The positive news is that if the Gold price falls far enough, Asia demand w... Read More

Weekly Gold & Silver Market Recap – 3/28/2014

GOLD FALLS ON STRONGER DOLLAR Gold ended Monday down nearly two percent as investor concerns grew over rising U.S. interest rates. The market turned somewhat bearish last week after Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen stated the Fed’s plan to end its monthly bond buying program and possibly raising interest rates shortly after the current fiscal policy ends. "Momentum investors are capitaliz... Read More
US Dollar Prices are in USD

Precious Metal Prices
4/17/2014 5:54:59 AM EST

Metal Bid Ask Change
Gold $1,299.40 $1,301.40 ($4.10)
Silver $19.55 $19.65 ($0.03)
Platinum $1,425.80 $1,435.80 ($2.00)
Palladium $794.50 $799.50 ($3.90)
4/17/2014 5:54:59 AM EST

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