Gold slipped on Tuesday to its lowest in more than three months on increased appetite for riskier assets, while U.S. President Donald Trump failed to provide any information on the trade deal with China in his speech.
Spot gold slipped 0.1% to $1,453.70 per ounce, having touched its lowest since Aug. 5 earlier. U.S. gold futures settled down 0.2% at $1,453.70 per ounce.
Among other precious metal, palladium gained 0.8% to $1,700.60 per ounce, having touched a one-month low in the previous...
Gold prices eased on Tuesday as expectations of positive trade talks between the United States and China bolstered risk appetite, while investors booked profits.
Spot gold slipped 0.1% to $1,454.82 per ounce as of 1033 GMT, extending declines into a fourth straight session.
U.S. gold futures dropped 0.1% to $1,455.60 per ounce.
World markets edged higher on Tuesday as investors awaited a speech by U.S. President Donald Trump on trade policy, and amid news he will probably delay a decision...
Asian share markets got off to a sluggish start on Tuesday amid uncertainty over both the Sino-U.S. trade talks and the domestic political situation in Hong Kong.
MSCI™s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased 0.05%, following a sharp 1.2% pullback on Monday.
Japan's Nikkei dithered either side of flat, while South Korean stocks inched up 0.3%. E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 was off 0.1% in quiet trade.
Gold advanced from a three-month low as investors weighed President Donald Trump™s latest comments on a U.S.-China trade deal with the general improvement in risk appetite.
Spot gold +0.2% to $1,458.50/oz at 9:38am in Singapore. Price fell to $1,445.70/oz on Tuesday, the lowest intraday level since Aug. 5
Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index steady after +0.2% Tuesday.
Other precious metals: Spot silver +0.3% to $16.825/oz, Palladium -0.2% to $1,699.32/oz,...
Hong Kong shares tanked on Monday as the city was gripped by more protests, with at least one person shot by police and much of the transport system shut down.
The Hang Seng Index fell 2.62 percent, or 724.59 points, to 26,926.55.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 1.83 percent, or 54.21 points, to 2,909.97 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China''s second exchange, lost 2.26 percent, or 37.24 points, to 1,611.44.
Source : AFP