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Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/6/2014

JOBS ADDED AS EXPECTED The U.S. dollar and U.S. stock futures gained after the release of the monthly jobs report. The expected result came to fruition with over 200,000 jobs added for a fourth straight month. The unemployment rate held steady at 6.3 percent. Many investors will now look for more clues to the Federal Reserv... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver market Report – 6/5/2014

ECB STIMULUS, RATE CUT BOOSTS GOLD AND STOCKS The Gold price rose for the first time in over a week as European Central Bank’s (ECB) President, Mario Draghi, announced that deposit rates for the region will be cut to 0.1 percent in an effort to combat deflation.  “The market is trained to react every time a major central bank makes a big ... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver market Report – 6/5/2014

METALS PRICES RISE ON ECB NEGATIVE INTEREST RATES ANNOUNCEMENT Gold is widely accepted as a hedge against both inflationary and deflationary pressures, so it is no surprise to see Gold prices jump as the European Central Bank’s decision to declare a negative interest rate on deposits proves there is a global war against deflation. Deflation is defined as a general decline in prices, often caused by a reduction in... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/5/2014

ECB RATE GOES NEGATIVE Gold and Silver prices jumped suddenly as European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi spoke at a press conference, saying the central bank is not finished with monetary easing, if needed. Earlier today, the ECB cut its deposit rate for banks to –0.1 percent. This negative rate means that banks will now be charged to hold funds at the... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/4/2014

METALS FLAT AS INVESTORS AWAIT IMPORTANT DATA RELEASE Precious Metal prices continued their sideways movement and traded mostly flat through the afternoon.  As investors continue to await Friday’s much anticipated jobs report and the conclusion of the European Central Bank (ECB) policy meeting, some traders are speculating on what th... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/4/2014

STEVE FORBES: LINK DOLLAR TO GOLD OR FACE GREAT DEPRESSION II Steve Forbes, publisher of Forbes Magazine, is not a fan of the Federal Reserve’s loose monetary policies. In fact, he has issued a warning that the U.S. might experience an economic catastrophe as a result of these policies. In his opinion there is a solution, return to a strict Gold standard whereby Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/4/2014

MARKETS WAIT FOR DIRECTION Gold and Silver prices are slightly higher in early-morning trading, while stock futures pointed slightly lower. Stocks appear to be waiting for direction from tomorrow’s European Central Bank (ECB) announcement or Friday’s ADP nonfarm payrolls report. The eurozone’s central bank is exp... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/3/2014

GOLD, EQUITIES FLAT; INVESTORS AWAIT PAYROLL NUMBERS Precious Metals prices remain relatively flat today, though a mild boost for Gold broke the yellow metal’s longest streak of losses since last August.  As U.S. stocks reached new record levels last week, the Gold price fell for six straight sessions.  “Gold is getting some su... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/3/2014

GOLD CHEAPEST VS STOCKS SINCE JANUARY 2008 Gold is up more than four percent in 2014, but as the U.S. stock market continues to rise at its current rapid pace, the Gold-to-S&P 500 ratio has fallen to its lowest level since January 2008. The research team at ETF Securities points out this current phenomenon and asks if Gold is a cheap insurance option right no... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/3/2014

METALS FLAT AHEAD OF JOBS, EUROPEAN DATA Precious Metal prices are trading relatively flat through early morning trading.  Many investors are eyeing Friday’s job reports for direction, but they will also pay close attention to the results of the European Central Bank’s policy meeting Thursday.  When asked his opinion on why he sees weakness fo... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/2/2014

THE NEXT FOUR DAYS COULD ROCK UNEASY MARKETS Gold and Silver prices remained locked in a tight range throughout the day with Gold slightly up and Silver slightly down. However, given their low correlation to the stock market, this could change soon as the U.S. equity markets could experience strong currents in the next four days. The U.S. market s... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/2/2014

GOLD HITS FOUR-MONTH LOW - SILVER SLIGHTLY TO THE UPSIDE Gold and Silver prices remained stuck in neutral during the morning trading hours. Gold is slightly down, while Silver slightly to the upside. Stock markets in the U.S. and Europe are up. The S & P continues to set new records despite low volumes and European stocks received a boost from a rebound in Chines... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 6/2/2014

MARKET WAITS FOR FRIDAY’S JOBS DATA The Gold price is relatively flat in early-morning trading, while stock futures are modestly higher. The first week of a new month brings with it speculation of the monthly jobs report, to be released Friday. Economists predict that 200,000 nonfarm payrolls were added last month, which would be the fourth-st... Read More

Weekly Gold & Silver Market Recap – 5/30/2014

The Gold price came under substantial pressure this week as the perception of diminished tension in Ukraine temporarily rescinded safe-haven demand for the yellow metal.  News that elections for new leadership in the nation will go uncontested by Russia saw Gold take a significant dip after a return from the long weekend.  Primary Precious Metals prices have continued to trickle down each subsequent session leaving Silver below $19 an ounce and Gold realizing its worst week since... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/30/2014

GOLD & SILVER HEAD FOR WORST WEEK SINCE MARCH The Gold market received support over the past month from tensions in Ukraine. The public perception is that these tensions are easing (despite the loss of 64 lives this week) and this has helped drive Gold prices lower. Asia, who often picks up Gold purchases in declini... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/30/2014

ANALYSTS: STOCKS IN FOR ‘NASTY CORRECTION’ The Gold price is steady in early morning trading and is headed for a three percent weekly loss. Peter Fertig of Quantitative Commodity Research said, “The move into riskier assets like equities, which have performed well, is weighing on Gold. Furthermore, the market is not as worried about Ukraine as it has been in March and April. That's reducing support from... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/29/2014

STOCK MARKET MAY FACE CORRECTION; INVESTORS WEIGH ECONOMIC FIGURES The Gold price remains under pressure Thursday as positive U.S. economic data, technical selling indicators and increased risk appetite cause the yellow metal to dip for the fourth straight session.  Gold began the short week with a significant drop following news that tensions in Ukraine... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/29/2014

GOLD AND SILVER PRICES UP SLIGHTLY FROM MORNING LOWS There were two big news stories this morning. One was not so good and the other positive, yet both the Precious Metals and equity markets reacted to the upside. The U.S. GDP contracted for the first time in three years during the first quarter of 2014. The revised report came out today. Most analysts expected a revision of positive 0.1 percent t... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Marker Report – 5/29/2014

GOLD PRICES FALL TO 16-WEEK LOW – SILVER DIPS BELOW $19 An improving U.S. economy and a stronger U.S. dollar are pushing Gold and Silver prices lower. The U.S. dollar is at a three-month high compared to the euro. The expectation that the European Central Bank will soon take action to further devalue the euro, the dollar could get even stron... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/28/2014

PALLADIUM REACHES 3-YEAR HIGH AS SOUTH AFRICAN MINER STRIKE CONTINUES The Gold price seeped further down today on easing geopolitical tensions following news that Russia will not interfere with Ukraine’s vote for new leadership.  While Gold struggles to find solid footing, Palladium has reached its highest price since 2011, climbing 13 percent since a Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 5/28/2014

PALLADIUM REACHES 3-YEAR HIGH AS SOUTH AFRICAN MINER STRIKE CONTINUES The Gold price seeped further down today on easing geopolitical tensions following news that Russia will not interfere with Ukraine’s vote for new leadership.  While Gold struggles to find solid footing, Palladium has reached its highest price since 2011, climbing 13 percent since a Read More

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APMEX’s ‘Market Reports’ provide our readers with a review of spot price activity and some of the factors that may be affecting the market for precious metals, three times during the trading day. While the information is obtained from sources we believe to be reliable, we do not guarantee its accuracy or its completeness and we encourage you to conduct your own investigation prior to making any decision based on the information. The "News and Commentaries" are not intended as a comprehensive discussion and there may be other factors that may be affecting the financial marketplace. These "News and Commentaries" are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute a recommendation by APMEX to hold, to purchase or to sell any precious metal product. All orders, all purchases and all sales, if any, are subject to the terms of the User Agreement and other applicable policies.

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