Gold futures settled higher on Thursday, building on gains from a day earlier as weakness in U.S. benchmark stock indexes and a drop in yields on government debt raised the precious metal™s investment appeal.
Gold concluded Thursday "on a positive note amid market caution and general risk aversion," said Lukman Otunuga, senior research analyst at FXTM. œTensions in Hong Kong, fading optimism over a US-China trade deal, and disappointing economic data from the second-largest economy in the...
Gold declined, trimming its fourth weekly gain in five, after White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow signaled progress on a trade deal with China.
Spot gold as much as -0.3% to $1,466.90/oz and traded at $1,468.50 at 9:56am in Singapore; +0.6% this week.
Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index -0.1%.
Other precious metals: Spot silver -0.2% to $16.9965/oz. Palladium +0.1% to $1,741.21/oz. Platinum +0.2% to $882.52/oz.
Gold futures were modestly higher Thursday, finding support as yields on government debt continue to fall, lowering the opportunity cost of holding the metal.
Gold for December delivery on Comex, rose $7.20, or 0.5%, to $1,470.50 an ounce, a day after snapping a four-day losing streak and rebounding from a more-than-two-month low. December silver rose 6.7 cents, or 0.4%, to $16.98 an ounce.
Analysts said appetite for traditional haven assets amid renewed uncertainty over the outlook for a...
Emas menahan gainnya karena para investor mengkaji kekhawatiran atas kemungkinan kesepakatan perdagangan AS-China diikuti komentar dari Ketua Federal Reserve Jerome Powell mengenai kebijakan moneter.
Sementara Presiden Donald Trump mengatakan bahwa pembicaraan perdagangan dengan China bergerak "cepat," ada sedikit berita tentang tanggal penandatanganan dan lokasi untuk kesepakatan fase-satu.
Harga emas spot -0,1% menjadi $ 1,461.88 / oz pada jam 9:30 pagi di Singapura; Rabu + 0,5%. Harga...
Oil prices fell on Thursday as U.S. crude futures were pressured by a build in domestic inventories and record production, while forecasts from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries for a lower-than-expected oil surplus supported Brent.
Brent futures fell 7 cents to settle at $62.30 per barrel, while West Texas Intermediate crude futures fell 35 cents, or 0.6%, to settle at $56.77.
U.S. crude stockpiles grew last week by 2.2 million barrels, compared with analysts™...