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PM End of Week Market Commentary - 1/19/2018

  On Friday gold rose +4.10 [+0.31%] to 1331.20 on moderately heavy volume, and silver moved up +0.06 [+0.38%] to 17.02 on moderately light volume.  Both metals rallied more substantially during the day, but were not able to retain those gains into ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 21 2018 - 1:32am - 1 comment - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/18/2018

Gold fell -0.20 [-0.02%] to 1327.10 on moderately heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.04 [-0.26%] to 16.96 on moderate volume. The metals tried to rally today but mostly failed. Currency went nowhere also, but the mining shares fell regardless - which ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 19 2018 - 8:18am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/17/2018

Gold fell -11.50 [-0.86%] to 1327.30 on very heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.21 [-1.19%] to 17.00 on moderately heavy volume. The metals were on a roller-coaster today, driven mostly by currency. Gold and silver were even until the Euro started ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 18 2018 - 4:42am - 2 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/16/2018

Gold rose +0.50 [+0.04%] to 1338.80 on very heavy volume, while silver fell -0.04 [-0.20%] to 17.21 on very heavy volume also. The buck fell hard today, breaking to new lows, but in spite of the drop, copper, gold and especially silver suffered selling ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 17 2018 - 3:53am - 1 comment - 0 attachments

PM End of Week Market Commentary - 1/12/2018

On Friday gold rose +15.30 [+1.16%] to 1338.30 on very heavy volume, and silver climbed +0.25 [+1.44%] to 17.25 on heavy volume. Friday's PM move was all about currency; the Euro shot higher, rising +1.36%, breaking out to a new high on the news ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 13 2018 - 8:33am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/11/2018

Gold rose +5.60 [+0.43%] to 1323.00 on moderately heavy volume, while silver rose +0.01 [+0.06%] to 17.00 on very heavy volume. While currency had some strong moves (USD down -0.54%), the specific moves did not seem to drive prices of either gold or ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 12 2018 - 7:48am - 2 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/10/2018

Gold rose +3.80 [+0.29%] to 1317.40 on very heavy volume, while silver fell -0.01 [-0.06%] to 16.99 on very heavy volume also. There were some large currency moves today – the Euro shot up +0.80 at about 5:30 am, dragging gold higher right along with ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 11 2018 - 6:43am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/9/2017

Gold fell -7.60 [-0.58%] to 1313.60 on moderately heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.16 [-0.96%] to 17.00 on heavy volume. The buck moved higher, but it rose only +0.17%, so this move didn't account for the drop in PM. Gold fell steadily ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 10 2018 - 4:58am - 9 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/8/2017

Gold rose +0.90 [+0.07%] to 1321.20 on moderately heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.10 [-0.55%] to 17.16 on heavy volume. The buck staged a strong rally [+0.45%]; gold actually looked reasonably strong given the big move in the buck. Can gold hang ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 9 2018 - 6:14am - 6 comments - 0 attachments

PM End of Week Market Commentary - 1/5/2017

On Friday gold fell -3.70 [-0.28%] to 1320.30 on heavy volume, while silver fell -0.01 [-0.06%] on heavy volume. The buck staged a somewhat feeble rally which mostly failed; it rose just +0.10%.  Nonfarm payrolls, while they caused a fair amount of ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 7 2018 - 11:25am - 6 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/4/2017

Gold rose +9.50 [+0.72%] to 1324.00 on very heavy volume, and silver climbed +0.10 [+0.58%] to 17.27 on heavy volume. The buck lost all of yesterday's gains, dropping -0.35%, which helped the metals make new highs. Gold sold off early in Asia, ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 5 2018 - 4:51am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/3/2018

Gold fell -4.60 [-0.35%] to 1314.50 on heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.05 [-0.29%] to 17.17 on moderately heavy volume.  A relatively strong dollar rally [+0.35%] did hurt the metals to some degree, but mostly today's move appeared to be just ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 4 2018 - 7:22am - 9 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 1/2/2018

Gold climbed +14.00 [+1.07%] to 1319.10 on moderate volume, while silver rallied up +0.23 [+1.38%] to 17.22 on moderate volume also. The buck fell -0.29%, which is yet another new low, however the currency move only accounted for a small portion of ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Jan 3 2018 - 3:42am - 8 comments - 0 attachments

PM End of Week Market Commentary - 12/29/2017

On Friday gold rose +7.90 [+0.61%] to 1305.10 on moderate volume, while silver rallied +0.07 [+0.44%] to 16.98 on moderately light volume. The buck sank further, losing -0.52%, which accounted for almost all of gold's move higher. The dollar ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 31 2017 - 4:53am - 16 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 12/29/2017

Gold rose +5.80 [+0.45%] to 1297.20 on moderate volume, while silver rallied up +0.16 [+0.96%] to 16.91 on moderately light volume. The buck plunged -0.34%, making another new low. This accounted for most of the move higher in gold. Gold appeared to ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 29 2017 - 9:23am - 2 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 12/27/2017

Gold rose +3.80 [+0.30%] to 1291.40 on moderate volume, while silver moved up +0.14 [+0.84%] to 16.75 on moderately light volume. The buck fell again today; it dropped -0.19%, making a new low. Gold moved slowly higher today – there was one ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 28 2017 - 7:41am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 12/26/2017

  Gold rose +8.50 [+0.66%] to 1287.60 on light volume, while silver moved up +0.16 [+0.97%] to 16.61 on light volume also. The buck fell, but only -0.13%; the rally in the metals was all about them today.  In fact, it seemed to be a general ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 27 2017 - 9:57am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

PM End of Week Market Commentary - 12/22/2017

On Friday gold rose +9.20 [+0.72%] to 1279.10 on moderate volume, while silver rallied +0.27 [+1.70%] to 16.45 on moderately light volume. The buck hardly moved, rising +0.07% - this metals rally was all about the metals today. I didn't see any ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 23 2017 - 3:09pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 12/21/2017

Gold rose +0.80 [+0.06%] to 1269.90 on moderate volume, while silver moved down -0.06 [-0.40%] to 16.18 on light volume. The buck hardly moved at all, losing -0.03%, so it was not a factor. Gold made a new high today to 1272.50, but couldn't ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 22 2017 - 5:01am - 5 comments - 0 attachments

PM Daily Market Commentary - 12/20/2017

Gold rose +4.30 [+0.34%] to 1269.10 on moderate volume, while silver moved up +0.06 [+0.37%] to 16.24 on moderately light volume. The buck did drop again today, but only -0.15%. Once again, the real excitement was in the long bond: TLT was down -1.11%. ...

Discussion - davefairtex - Dec 21 2017 - 5:45am - 4 comments - 0 attachments