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Gold The Yellow Metal hit a fresh 12-month low this week, registering its fourth consecutive losing week, as the US Dollar rallied gathered pace. The moves came in response to the latest Federal Reserve FOMC meeting. Although the central bank kept rates unchanged as was widely expected, the accompanying statement registered a more hawkish shift...

2018-08-03 James Harte Read more
Metals

Gold The yellow metal cratered to fresh 12 month lows this week as a resurgent US Dollar and cascading oil prices combined to shunt the safe haven metal lower. The US Dollar has been rallying firmly this week in response to Fed chairman Powell’s testimony before the Senate where he gave a very encouraging outlook on the US economy. Alongside ra...

2018-07-19 James Harte Read more
US Dollar Weighs on Metals

Gold As the US Dollar Weighs on Metals, Gold prices came under pressure following the US Dollar's impressive rally last week.  The US Dollar had been under pressure due to mounting concerns over the trade war with China as Trump threatened to increase tariffs on Chinese goods to $150 billion. However, with the more aggressive rhetoric having no...

2018-04-26 James Harte Read more