gold

A Powerful Politician Just Revealed How Much Gold Is Now in Fort Knox

He saw a ton of gold, too.<p>A rare visit occurred Monday, and it wasn't the solar eclipse.<p>Instead, it was U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's …

Investing

Gold's Rally Against Oil Is Just Beginning

Even as some analysts decry that gold is looking expensive, the rally may be just getting going.<p>In the midst of a tumultuous month in U.S. politics …

Business

Hedge funds flock to gold as others turn bearish

As the gold price flirts with $1,300 a troy ounce for the first time since November, hedge funds are at odds with longer term investors, who have …

Investing

Gold Bull Resumes But Wait Before Adding

Looks like gold's daily cycle topped on Friday with the yellow metal hitting $1,307 an ounce.<p>We continue to be long a small position but are now …

Investing

3 Positive Chart Patterns for Precious Metals | Investopedia

Cryptocurrencies and other speculative investment vehicles have been in focus over the past several weeks because of their volatility and rising …

Trading

Gold Edges Up on Haven Appetite

LONDON – Gold prices advanced Monday after a week of geopolitical uncertainty following the Barcelona attacks and recent tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.<p>The precious metal ticked up 0.27% to $1,288 a troy ounce in midmorning trade.<p>Copper also gained, up 1.19% to $6,558 a metric ton, as …

Investing

Booming Metals Rally Signals Optimism on Global Growth

Bullish investors are pushing the prices of copper, aluminum and other industrial metals to multiyear highs, betting that recent signs of resurgent global growth and falling supplies will stoke demand for raw materials.<p>Prices for copper hit their highest level in nearly three years Monday, and zinc …

Economy

Fortescue Metals: wood for the trees

It is easy to value mining stocks in relation to metals prices. It is hard to do so accurately. Shares in Fortescue Metals Group jumped 6 per cent …

Iron Ore

Gold Falls, Silver Breaks Below Rs 39,000

Gold fell today after a two-day surge here today following reduced demand from stockists and investors even as the metal prices rose overseas.Silver …

Investing

Gold's rally looks even better compared to oil

Old timers from the 1970s commodity boom will remember the common wisdom then said oil and gold more or less had to move together.<p>Well, gold's 11% …

Business

Speculators Continue To Cover Yen Short Positions As Volatility Ramps Up

Yen sentiment continues to improve.<p>Loonie sentiment finally turns lower.<p>S&P 500 net longs double!<p>The most significant moves by large speculators in …

Business

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Crawling Higher

Key Highlights<p>ETH price after declining towards $280 found support and started an upside move against the US Dollar.<br>• There was a break above a …

Investing

Copper, zinc prices rising as supply tightens, demand grows

TOKYO -- Prices of nonferrous metals such as copper and zinc are rising as supply is constrained while demand remains strong.<p>Supply has declined from …

Economy

Freeport McMoRan leads S&P 500 gainers as metals prices rally

Shares of copper miner Freeport McMoRan Inc. FCX, +4.70% rallied 4.6% Monday to lead S&P 500 gainers, buoyed by rising metals prices as investors pushed copper and aluminum to multi-year highs. J.P. Morgan raised its estimates for a range of metals, pushing its 2017 copper price forecast up 3%, its …

Business

Yamana Gold: Has The Bearish Stance Changed?

Yamana Gold is a struggling gold miner.<p>The company recently reported Q2 financial results.<p>I break down the company's quarter and other …

Business

Freeport McMoRan keeps climbing as investors pile into industrial metals

Freeport McMoRan (NYSE:FCX) +2.8% premarket on continued optimism over strength in prices of copper, zinc and other industrial metals, as supply is …

Business

Are Gold Miners Signaling A Gold Breakout?

Gold is steadily rising in 2017.<p>A number of macro-economic factors are favorable to lower rates and rising precious metal prices.<p>The recent strength …

Business

Zinc is on a tear, but just how high can it go?

Zinc on Monday morning hit a fresh decade high of $3,180.50 per tonne on the London Metal Exchange (LME).<p>Zinc bulls have been waiting a long, long time for this moment. A slow-fuse narrative of a looming supply crunch has been simmering for years but has finally burst into explosive price …

Stock Options

The Market, Oil, Gold - Which Way To Go Next? What Are The Investment Opportunities?

We may have to change the word from "Black Monday" to "Black Thursday" to describe the market action of the last two weeks.<p>Gold pushed to above 1,300 …

Business

Gold holds onto gains as geopolitical risks linger

Investing.com - Gold prices held onto modest gains on Monday, hovering close to a nearly one-year high, as geopolitical tensions continued to support …

Commodities

Iron ore explodes higher again

Iron ore spot markets ripped higher for a third consecutive session on Monday, coming within a whisker of reclaiming the $80 a tonne level for the first time since April 6.<p>The price for benchmark 62% fines jumped by 2.55% to $79.93 a tonne, according to Metal Bulletin, extending its rally over the …

Economy

The Price of Gold Finally Did Something Everyone Was Eagerly Waiting For

Gold prices jumped on Friday, finally breaking above the key psychological level of $1,300 as risk-off sentiment dominated the markets.<p>One of the …

Investing

The Stars Are Aligning for Gold Bugs

Gold looks poised to run the table.<p>The precious metal has crept higher for the past month and a growing number of bulls say a late-summer market ruction will push gold to new highs.<p>Gold was smacked in the wake of the presidential election, but front month gold for August delivery settled Friday at …

Business

Dollar down as geopolitical tensions resurface

Investing.com – The dollar traded lower against a basket of global currencies on Monday amid an uptick in safe-haven demand, following renewed …

Economy

Gold treads water at start of busy week

Investing.com - Gold prices were little changed on Monday, as market players looked ahead to this week's annual meeting of top central bankers and …

Commodities

3 things every gold investor must know today

Shares in ASX-listed gold miners have been killing it in 2017 which is a welcome change after years of underperformance.However before jumping into …

Investing

Forex hoard limits Swiss central bank's playbook

ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss National Bank will have to wait years before it can start winding down its huge foreign currency holdings for fear of …

Economy

CANADA STOCKS-TSX inches up as miners gain on higher commodity prices

TORONTO, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index turned slightly higher in early trade on Monday as gains for gold and base metal miners on the …

Toronto Stock Exchange

Gold eyes $1,300 as North Korea tensions rise

Investing.com – Gold prices traded near session highs on Monday, in the wake of continued dollar weakness, following growing fears over geopolitical …

North Korea

Metals at near multi-year highs

Zinc prices have risen, heading for their biggest weekly rise since November, as a sharp fall in stocks held the metal near its highest in a …

International Monetary Fund