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Trump Trade Takes A Pause After seeing some initial but brief strength in response to Donald Trump’s election, Gold prices fell as in the week after the election; the S&P500 soared to record highs on triumphant risk appetite.  Trump’s promises of huge infrastructure expenditure and tax cuts felled upwards revisions to US growth forecasts. D...

2017-02-14 James Harte Read more

By Simona Gambarini The price of gold has increased sharply in 2016, but speculation about US interest rates has prompted suggestions that this upward trajectory will move into reverse. Not so, says Simona Gambarini, commodities analyst at leading economics research consultancy Capital Economics. The gold price has risen close to 20% in...

2017-01-10 World Gold Council Read more
Gold futures

At Orbex.com, traders have the choice of trading either the spot gold or the gold futures markets, or both simultaneously. With the exception of some minor differences in pricing, gold futures, and spot gold markets are entirely the same. As a trader, you might be wondering why there are two instruments tracking the same underlying asset (Gold) ...

2018-02-07 John Benjamin Read more
gold prices_nuggets

The precious metal has been relatively stable over the past 7-days after prices initially fell sharply to $1250 handle. Earlier this week, US economic data included the monthly inflation figures which showed headline CPI rising 0.30% on a month over month basis in September as expected. Core CPI grew less than expected at a pace of 0.10%, missin...

2017-07-26 John Benjamin Read more
Gold falls

Summary: Gold prices lose over three percent yesterday breaking below the psychological 1300 support Richmond Fed, Lacker maintains hawkish views on Fed rate hikes Gold validates the technical descending triangle pattern as mentioned last week Watch for near-term bounce back to 1310 - 1300 for resistance A correction to 1250 c...

2017-07-26 John Benjamin Read more
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Gold prices gained over 1.50% yesterday after the much hyped central bank meeting failed to excite traders. Although gold prices started the week on a soft note, yesterday's price action managed to recover most of the declines from the previous week. Spot gold closed yesterday at an 8-day high at $1336.05 an ounce. BoJ's new policy framework ...

2016-09-22 John Benjamin Read more