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Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/6/12

PRECIOUS METALS RISING TODAY; GREECE IN PROTEST MODE The Precious Metals market has shown positive gains today for a couple of reasons. The big reason is the presidential election in the United States. Many experts believe President Obama will win a second term in office, and that has given the markets a boost. “The prime driver ... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/6/2012

METALS ON THE MOVE AHEAD OF U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS Precious Metals prices are quickly rising as the market awaits the final results of the U.S. Presidential elections today. Analysts have predicted if President Barack Obama is re-elected it would be positive for Gold due to the probability of additional Federal Reserve stimulus being needed. If Mitt Romney is elected, it is thought by many tha... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/6/2012

GOLD PRICE EYES U.S. ELECTION U.S. stock futures and Precious Metals are up across the board this morning, as Americans are slated to elect the next U.S. President. The fact that both stocks and Metals are gaining seems to be foreshadowing the close race which is expected throughout the day and night, with recent reports saying that... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/5/2012

HOW WILL THE U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS AFFECT GOLD? Gold prices are gaining today as the U.S. Presidential election approaches, which has been the focal point for 2012 in the investment market. The speculation on which candidate will be elected and what they will bring to the table has been strong today as many have shared their outlook for wh... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/5/2012

POLITICS PUT INVESTORS ON THE SIDELINES The two largest economies in the world, the U.S. and China, both had investors sitting on the sidelines this weekend. The U.S. presidential vote is tomorrow, while on Thursday, China’s ruling Communist Party starts its 18th National Congress. At this congress it will see a new generation of leaders that will hold power for the next 10 years. Investors are showing caution while strategists are saying it may not be time to be o... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/2/2012

GOLD AND STOCKS DROP AS ELECTION LOOMS A combination of several factors contributed to Gold ending the day the lowest it has been since the latter part of August. With the upcoming election generating uncertainty with investors and the report that October’s non-farm payrolls exceeded expectations, the dollar experienced a surge that pushed Gold down. Prices for Silver, Pla... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/2/2012

JOBS DATA PUSHES GOLD DOWN — NOT ENOUGH TO BUOY STOCKS Gold has fallen drastically today as the dollar made gains following better-than-expected reports on nonfarm payroll data. Today’s price dip could be the largest single-day drop since late August. The metal is now trading around pre-QE3 levels on another positive jobs report. B... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/2/2012

OCTOBER JOBS REPORT ENCOURAGING; GOLD DROPS BELOW KEY LEVEL The final jobs report before Tuesday’s U.S. presidential election showed an increase of 171,000 new jobs in October, which is higher than many analysts predicted. However, the unemployment rate in the country also increased to 7.9 percent. The U.S. dollar gained and Precious Metal prices fell after the news, with Silver dropping below $32 and Go... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/1/2012

U.S. JOBLESS REPORT RELEASED TOMORROW COULD IMPACT GOLD PRICE AND PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS Gold began to feel pressure today from the U.S. dollar as it strengthened from positive economic data.  Precious metals are facing an unknown future, from U.S. Presidential elections to the fiscal cliff, and analysts believe if the news is negative from either event, it could increase gold’s price.  "Before the ... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/1/2012

SLOW GROWTH COULD LEAD TO BAD NEWS FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS Stocks have gained approximately 1% so far today as Gold and Silver have turned downwards.  Economic data from the U.S. and China supported thoughts of a growing global economy, according to Scott Wren of Wells Fargo Advisors.  Wren said, “The data still tells me we’re in a modest growth ... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 11/01/2012

U.S. PRODUCTIVITY UP; START OF THE GOLD SEASON Before the jobs and consumer confidence reports were released this morning, U.S. stock futures had remained mostly stable, trading in a very tight range. John Haynes, head of research at Investec Wealth & Investment in London, summed up the current investor mood, saying, “I think people are underestimating... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/31/2012

WALL STREET RETURNS TO WORK; GOLD DOWN FOR MONTH, UP FOR YEAR Halloween isn’t enough to scare up a full day’s worth of gains on Wall Street. The stock market was open for a full day after Hurricane Sandy shut everything down for a two-day closure, the first since 1888. Jonathan Corpina, senior managing partner at Meridian Equity Partners in New York, is quoted saying, &q... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/31/2012

GOLD MOVES UP ON EUROPE HOPE; THE COST AFTER THE STORM For the second day in a row, the Gold price has moved upwards. There are a few reasons for the upswing. “Gold is getting some bids today because of optimism about Europe,” Sterling Smith, a futures specialist at Citigroup Inc, said. Another reason is the holdings in bullion-back... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/31/2012

WALL STREET REOPENS; ELECTION, FISCAL CLIFF TO DECIDE GOLD’S FUTURE Precious Metals prices are rising this morning ahead of Wall Street’s official reopen Stock futures are higher as well, with trading expected to begin at 9:30 a.m. (EDT). Yesterday saw the release of the Case-Shiller index for August, which showed that home pri... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/30/2012

GOLD STAYS FLAT IN STORMY WEATHER; EUROPE SHOWING IMPROVEMENT Gold hovered today as Hurricane Sandy passes over the East Coast of the United States. While there has not been much movement in the price of Gold, the small amount has been positive. A couple of reasons have been the positive economic reports out of Europe and the news of more monetary easin... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/30/2012

PLATINUM, PALLADIUM IMPROVE WITH STRIKE; EUROPE SUPPORTS GREECE Precious Metals prices are steady following a declining U.S. dollar. The U.S. non-farm payrolls report will be released Friday and is expected to show an additional 125,000 new jobs last month. “An increase in unemployment is a reason to be positive on the Gold price because we would see a greater pos... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/30/2012

SPAIN’S RECESSION CONTINUES; HEDGE FUNDS RETURNING TO PALLADIUM Precious Metals prices are rising this morning as the U.S. dollar falls, with Silver and Platinum leading the way. Global stocks are up as well due to Hurricane Sandy looking to be less costly than expected. Wall Street is closed for the second day in a row, though electronic trading continues at very low volumes, “which makes today’s gains ... Read More

Closing Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/29/2012

GOLD’S PRICE SURPASSES PRESSURE; AMERICANS CONFIDENT IN THE ECONOMY ONCE AGAIN Gold is being tested at the $1,700 price point, but is reassuring investors again this week who believe the metal may have a lower correction. “I don't think we'll break too far out from $1,700 or $1,715,” Bank of Nova Scotia's head of Precious Metals Simon Weeks said. “There's good physical interest on the dips.” The U.... Read More

Mid-Day Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/29/2012

WHICH PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE IS BETTER FOR GOLD? Precious Metals have pulled back in morning trading as the U.S. dollar gained. Jeffrey Wright of Global Hunter Securities said, “The fundamentals of Gold never halt — even with a storm looming. The attention this week will be on the employment report on Friday as well as U.S. election next Tuesday. [A Mitt Romney victor... Read More

Morning Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/29/2012

UNITED STATES STOCK EXCHANGES CLOSE AHEAD OF SANDY The decision was made Sunday evening to close New York stock exchanges for both floor and electronic trades due to Hurricane Sandy. The so-called “monster storm” is predicted to hit New York later today. Following suit, the Nasdaq OMX Group Inc and the BATS also announced that option and stock tr... Read More

Gold & Silver Market Report – 10/26/2012

GOLD’S PRICE IS STEADY; SPAIN’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE HITS 25 PERCENT Gold has remained flat for the day after data indicated an improved U.S. economy for the third quarter. Bloomberg conducted a survey of 26 analysts in which 14 of them expect the prices to increase next week; 9 are bullish for the yellow metal and 3 were neutral. “The whole economic si... Read More

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