Gold / Finance

Gold Price Closed at $1275.80 Down -$11.60 or -0.90%

Apr 24 9:19pm Silver and Gold Prices
24-Apr-17PriceChange\% ChangeGold Price, $/oz1,275.80-11.60-0.90\%Silver Price, $/oz17.85-0.02-0.10\%Gold/Silver Ratio71.481-0.577-0.80\%Silver/Gold Ratio0.01400.00010.81\%Platinum Price957.20-17.30-1.78\%Palladium Price795.304.700.59\%S&P 5002,374.15-12.65-0.53\%Dow20,763.89216.131.05\%Dow in GOLD $s336.446.501.97\%Dow in GOLD oz16.280.311.97\%Dow in SILVER oz1,163.3713.271.15\%US Dollar Index98.97-0.91-0.91\%IMPORTANT NOTE: The following are wholesale, not retail, prices. To figure our retail selling price, multiply the ask price by 1.035. To figure our retail buying price, multiple the bid price by 0.97. Lower commissions apply to larger orders, higher commissions to very small orders.SPOT GOLD:1,275.80GOLDFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozAmerican Eagle1.001,293.661,303.661,303.661/2 AE0.50650.15672.981,345.971/4 AE0.25328.26342.231,368.931/10 AE0.10131.30139.441,394.45Aust. 100 corona0.981,239.281,248.281,273.50British sovereign0.24302.58315.581,340.59French 20 franc0.19238.19244.191,307.94Krugerrand1.001,284.731,294.731,294.73Maple Leaf1.001,285.801,298.801,298.801/2 Maple Leaf0.50733.59669.801,339.591/4 Maple Leaf0.25325.33341.281,365.111/10 Maple Leaf0.10135.23139.061,390.62Mexican 50 peso1.211,524.261,535.261,273.34.9999 bar1.001,275.801,287.801,287.80SPOT SILVER:17.89SILVERFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozVG+ Morgan $B4 19050.7722.5025.2533.01VG+ Peace dollar0.7715.5018.0023.5390\% silver coin bags0.7212,433.8512,791.3517.89US 40\% silver 1/2s0.305,085.805,235.8017.75100 oz .999 bar100.001,779.001,804.0018.0410 oz .999 bar10.00180.40185.4018.541 oz .999 round1.0018.1418.4418.44Am Eagle, 200 oz Min1.0019.3920.0420.04SPOT PLATINUM:957.20PLATINUMFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozPlat. Platypus1.00952.20997.20997.20http://goldprice.org/franklin-sandersGet Franklin Sanders Daily Gold Price Reports and Market Commentaries:If the form above does not display in your iPhone or android app, please use this link to visit the website signup form:...
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White House to brief full Senate as Trump calls North Korea real threat to the world

Apr 24 3:11pm
MarketWatch/Robert Schroeder/04-24-17 The Trump administration is preparing to brief all 100 senators this week on the situation in North Korea, as President Donald Trump calls the country a “real threat to the world” and confers with the leaders of China, … Continue reading →...
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Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen is stepping down from head of National Front

Apr 24 3:07pm
AP, via BusinessInsider/04-24/17 French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is temporarily stepping down as head of her National Front party. Monday’s move appears to be a way for Le Pen to embrace a wide range of … Continue reading →...
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The Daily Market Report: Gold Pressured on Revived Risk Appetite

Apr 24 1:38pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-24-17 Gold remains lower on the day, as “risk-on” seems to be the order of the day following the French election results. However, the yellow metal is already more than $10 off the intraday low, buoyed by persistent geopolitical … Continue reading →...
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Oil Falls Sixth Day as U.S. Rig Count Gain Seen Boosting Output

Apr 24 11:33am
Bloomberg/Mark Shenk/04-23-17 Oil fell a sixth day as the ramp-up of U.S. drilling signaled further production gains in the world’s biggest crude-consuming nation. Futures extended last week’s 6.7 percent decline in New York. U.S. explorers added 5 rigs last week … Continue reading →...
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Trump and Congress eye shutdown showdown over border wall

Apr 24 10:27am
Politico/Rachael Bade, Burgess Everett & Kyle Cheney/04-23-17 President Donald Trump and Congress are on a collision course over government funding this week, as the White House demands money for a border wall with Mexico and Democrats vow it will never … Continue reading →...
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Gold slides after French election revives risk appetite

Apr 24 9:27am
Reuters, via CNBC/Maytaal Angel/04-24-17 Gold fell more than 1 percent on Monday, marking its biggest tumble in more than a month, after the market’s favored candidate won the first round of the French election, easing worries over a political shock … Continue reading →...
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Morning Snapshot: Gold falls on revived risk appetite after French election

Apr 24 8:59am
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-24-17 Gold retreated below the 1270 level as global risk appetite surged in the wake of the French election results. As anticipated, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will advance will advance to the run-off election on May 7, … Continue reading →...
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French election: Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to fight for presidency

Apr 24 8:44am
BBC/04-24-17 Centrist Emmanuel Macron has gone through to the second round of the French election, where he will face far-right leader Marine Le Pen. Mr Macron, a former banker, is seen as a political newcomer – and ran without the … Continue reading →...
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Jack Chan's Weekly Gold and Silver Update: Trends Are Up

Apr 22 4:00am The Gold Report - Streetwise Exclusive Articles
Technical analyst Jack Chan charts upward trends in the precious metals markets.
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Gold Price Closed at 1287.40 Up $1.50 this Week

Apr 21 8:08pm Silver and Gold Prices
Here's the weekly scorecard:13-Apr-1721-Apr-17Change\% ChangeSilver, cents/oz.1,848.901,783.00-65.90-3.6Gold, dollars/oz.1,285.901,287.401.500.1Gold/silver ratio69.54972.2042.6553.8Silver/gold ratio0.01440.0138-0.0005-3.7Dow in Gold Dollars (DIG$)328.80329.941.130.3Dow in gold ounces15.9115.960.050.3Dow in Silver ounces1,106.241,152.4346.194.2Dow Industrials20,453.2520,547.7694.510.5S&P5002,328.952,348.6919.740.8US dollar index100.4699.88-0.58-0.6Platinum973.70974.500.800.1Palladium795.75790.60-5.15-0.6http://goldprice.org/franklin-sandersGet Franklin Sanders Daily Gold Price Reports and Market Commentaries:If the form above does not display in your iPhone or android app, please use this link to visit the website signup form:...
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Paris shooting casts shadow over French vote

Apr 21 5:32pm
FT/Michael Stothard, Anne-Sylvaine Chassany & Harriet Agnew/04-21-17 The murder of a policeman in the centre of Paris has dominated the final day of France’s volatile presidential election campaign, fuelling security fears and sparking concern that undecided voters would be influenced … Continue reading →...
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The Daily Market Report: Gold Firms Into Weekend and French Election

Apr 21 2:18pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-21-17 Gold has rebounded intraday to approach the 5½-month highs set early in the week. Silver on the other hand remains defensive below $18, pushing the gold/silver ratio to a 14-week high approaching 72. Gold is being underpinned by … Continue reading →...
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Past few days a fractal event for the gold market. . . .

Apr 21 1:38pm
OPINION by Michael J. Kosares “In the absence of a credible monetary standard, we expect no escape from the treadmill of rising debt, both US and globally, that outpaces economic growth. Income inequality, wage stagnation, overvaluation of financial assets, and … Continue reading →...
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Hedge fund legend Paul Tudor Jones says this terrifying chart should freak out the Fed

Apr 21 12:15pm
CNBC/John Melloy/04-21-17 [Paul Tudor Jones], who made a large part of his fortune by calling the infamous stock market crash in October 1987, referred to a chart of the market’s value relative to the country’s economy and said it should … Continue reading →...
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Gold steady as investors turn cautious ahead of French polls

Apr 21 11:28am
Reuters/Sethuraman N R/04-21-17 Gold held steady on Friday, with safe-haven demand remaining intact as investors kept an eye on the upcoming French presidential vote that is seen as too close to call. …”I would expect investors to stay on the … Continue reading →...
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Grab Your Pitchforks, America, Your 401(K) May Need Defending from Congress

Apr 21 9:52am
WSJ/Jason Zweig/04-21-17 The lucky participants in one of the best retirement plans around are coming after yours with a meat cleaver. In the early stages of negotiating tax reform, Congress is already considering whether to reduce the benefits of contributing … Continue reading →...
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A disaster for France if Melenchon, Le Pen go head-to-head in presidential runoff

Apr 21 9:15am
MarketWatch/Mike Bird & Christopher Whittall/04-19-17 With the start of the French election just days away, investors are contemplating their nightmare scenario: a choice between far-left and far-right candidates. In recent days, a surge in opinion polls has placed Jean-Luc Mélenchon, … Continue reading →...
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House Republicans near potential breakthrough on health care, source says

Apr 20 4:22pm
CNN/MJ Lee, Deirdre Walsh & Lauren Fox/04-20-17 Top House Republicans may be nearing a significant breakthrough among some key players on efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare, one month after a Republican health care bill was pulled from the House … Continue reading →...
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Larry Fink: Warning Signs Are Getting Darker for the U.S. Economy

Apr 20 1:30pm
Bloomberg/Charles Stein/04-19-17 Laurence D. Fink, chief executive officer of BlackRock Inc., said the lackluster growth of the U.S. economy and uncertainty around the Trump administration’s ability to quickly pass key reforms pose a risk to markets. “There are some warning … Continue reading →...
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Markets Start to Ponder the $13 Trillion Gorilla in the Room

Apr 20 1:08pm
Bloomberg/Enda Curran, Liz McCormick & Eric Lam/04-18-17 After heading into the uncharted territory of quantitative easing, the world’s central banks are starting to plan their course through the uncharted waters of quantitative tightening. How the Federal Reserve, European Central Bank … Continue reading →...
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The Daily Market Report: Gold Consolidates Ahead of French Election

Apr 20 12:49pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-20-17 Gold is consolidating after tests of the upside earlier in the week faltered ahead of $1300. The highs from Monday and Tuesday at 1292.30/1295.46 now provide intervening resistance. The underlying bias remains positive, given heightened geopolitical tensions and … Continue reading →...
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17 Reasons Why You Should Own Gold

Apr 20 10:47am
GoldSeek/Gary Christenson/04-20-17 • Gold has no counter-party risk in a 2008-style crash. • The continual devaluation of the US dollar is inevitable. • Gold will eventually return to its true historic role as money. • The destruction of government balance … Continue reading →...
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Gold deepens pullback from 5-month highs but geopolitical jitters limit metals loss

Apr 20 9:20am
MarketWatch/Rachel Koning Beals/04-20-17 Gold prices fell for a second straight session Thursday even as the dollar eased, pulling back after a five-day run had driven the safe-haven precious metal to five-month highs that failed to clear the closely watched $1,300 … Continue reading →...
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Morning Snapshot: Gold consolidates below 5-month highs

Apr 20 9:09am
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-20-17 Gold is consolidating around the 1280 level, just off the 5½-month highs set earlier in the week at 1292.30/1295.46. A weaker dollar, as well as persistent geopolitical tensions are seen as supportive. Initial jobless claims rebounded last week … Continue reading →...
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Dark Star Shining Brightly for Gold Standard Ventures in Nevada

Apr 20 4:00am The Gold Report - Streetwise Exclusive Articles
Exploration company Gold Standard Ventures has reported multiple results from its Dark Star prospect at its 100\%-owned Railroad-Pinon project over the past week and a half.
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Gold Price Closed at $1281.40 Down $10.30 or -0.80%

Apr 20 4:00am Silver and Gold Prices
19-Apr-17PriceChange\% ChangeGold Price, $/oz1,281.40-10.30-0.80\%Silver Price, $/oz18.14-0.12-0.63\%Gold/Silver Ratio70.655-0.119-0.17\%Silver/Gold Ratio0.01420.00000.17\%Platinum Price967.50-8.30-0.85\%Palladium Price775.454.600.60\%S&P 5002,338.17-12.65-0.54\%Dow20,404.49-118.79-0.58\%Dow in GOLD $s329.170.720.22\%Dow in GOLD oz15.920.040.22\%Dow in SILVER oz1,125.080.580.05\%US Dollar Index99.640.230.23\%IMPORTANT NOTE: The following are wholesale, not retail, prices. To figure our retail selling price, multiply the ask price by 1.035. To figure our retail buying price, multiple the bid price by 0.97. Lower commissions apply to larger orders, higher commissions to very small orders.SPOT GOLD:1,279.30GOLDFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozAmerican Eagle1.001,298.491,320.881,320.881/2 AE0.50651.93674.831,349.661/4 AE0.25329.16343.171,372.691/10 AE0.10131.66139.831,398.27Aust. 100 corona0.981,242.681,251.681,276.97British sovereign0.24303.41316.411,344.12French 20 franc0.19238.85244.851,311.44Krugerrand1.001,288.261,298.261,298.26Maple Leaf1.001,289.301,302.301,302.301/2 Maple Leaf0.50735.60671.631,343.271/4 Maple Leaf0.25326.22342.211,368.851/10 Maple Leaf0.10135.61139.441,394.44Mexican 50 peso1.211,528.441,539.441,276.80.9999 bar1.001,279.301,291.301,291.30SPOT SILVER:18.10SILVERFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozVG+ Morgan $B4 19050.7722.5025.2533.01VG+ Peace dollar0.7715.5018.0023.5390\% silver coin bags0.7212,548.2512,905.7518.05US 40\% silver 1/2s0.305,147.755,297.7517.96100 oz .999 bar100.001,800.001,825.0018.2510 oz .999 bar10.00182.50187.5018.751 oz .999 round1.0018.3518.6518.65Am Eagle, 200 oz Min1.0019.6020.2520.25SPOT PLATINUM:967.50PLATINUMFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozPlat. Platypus1.00962.501,007.501,007.50Get Franklin Sanders Daily Gold Price Reports and Market Commentaries:If the form above does not display in your iPhone or android app, please use this link to visit the website signup form:http://goldprice.org/franklin-sanders...
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Red Eagle Declares Commercial Production at San Ramon

Apr 20 4:00am The Gold Report - Streetwise Exclusive Articles
Commercial production was declared at Red Eagle Resources' San Ramon mine in Colombia, nearly five months after announcing the first gold pour in November.
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IMF says debt binge leaves US corporates exposed

Apr 19 2:05pm
FT/Shawn Donnan & Gemma Tetlow/04-19-17 A debt binge has left a quarter of US corporate assets vulnerable to a sudden increase in interest rates, the International Monetary Fund has warned. The ability of companies to cover interest payments is at … Continue reading →...
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The Daily Market Report: Gold Retreats Into Range, but Fundamentals Support

Apr 19 1:47pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-19-17 Gold took another dip right before the London fix, just as it did yesterday. Both sells were reported to be around 25,000 contracts, or $3 bln in notional value. Yesterday’s retreat was fully retraced and then some. So … Continue reading →...
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One pro explains why he thinks theres upside to gold

Apr 19 12:47pm
CNBC/Vaibhavee Sinha/04-18-17 Juerg Kiener, managing director and chief investment officer of Swiss Asia Capital had presented an extremely bullish view on gold in a July 2016 interview with CNBC, predicting at the time that it could hit all-time highs in … Continue reading →...
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Gold slides as dollar recovers, but geopolitics keep a floor under metals

Apr 19 9:12am
MarketWatch/Rachel Koning Beals/04-19-17 Gold prices stumbled Wednesday as the dollar clawed its way up from the three-week low reached Tuesday. Still, tensions over North Korea and looming French and U.K. elections that hold implications for the European economy supported some … Continue reading →...
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Confusion Reigns. . .

Apr 19 4:00am The Gold Report - Streetwise Exclusive Articles
Precious metals expert Michael Ballanger analyzes recent movements in the gold sector.
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The Daily Market Report: Gold Buoyed by Weak Dollar and Stocks

Apr 18 2:10pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-18-17 Gold has rebounded from modest intraday losses to pressure the 5½-month high at 1295.46 that was established yesterday in overseas trading. A weaker dollar and weaker stocks are helping to push the yellow metal higher. Rising geopolitical tensions … Continue reading →...
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Credit Suisse sees $1400 gold by year end

Apr 18 1:51pm
KitcoNews/Allen Sykora/4-18-2017 “Credit Suisse said a global glut of debt suggests dovish future monetary policy by central bankers. Central banks collectively hold a greater percentage of sovereign debt than ever before, and sensitivity towards disrupting markets means that they likely … Continue reading →...
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Golds found a new pocket of opportunity

Apr 18 12:46pm
CNBC/Louisa Bojesen/04-18-17 Kieron Hodgson, a commodity and mining analyst from Panmure Gordon & Co, says that despite having a bullish outlook for the U.S. dollar, all other factors are in place to push the spot gold price higher. He lists … Continue reading →...
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The Feds only possible reason to raise rates is vanishing

Apr 18 9:34am
BusinessInsider/Pedro Nicolaci da Costa/04-17-17 The Fed’s June rate hike is suddenly sliding off the table. …The possibility that inflation was finally moving higher, which had been the main justification for the central bank’s stated desire to push interest rates higher, … Continue reading →...
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Goldman abandons bullish dollar trades after Trump comments

Apr 18 9:14am
Reuters/Patrick Graham/04-18-17 Goldman Sachs abandoned the two strong dollar plays in its 2017 trading recommendations on Tuesday, pointing to the Trump administration’s concerns over the strength of the currency and improvement in growth in rival economies. “… a number of … Continue reading →...
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Morning Snapshot: Gold continues to consolidate recent gains

Apr 18 9:08am
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-18-17 Gold continues to consolidate the recent push to 5-month highs. Similarly, silver is consolidating after hitting a 5-month high of 18.64 in overseas trading yesterday. The dollar remains defensive in the wake of President Trump comments last week … Continue reading →...
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The Daily Market Report: Gold Remains Well Bid after Setting New 5-month Highs Overnight

Apr 17 1:34pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-17-17 Gold remains generally well bid, amid geopolitical risks and rising concerns about the true health of the U.S. economy. While trading remains thin today due to the Easter Monday holiday, both the fundamental and technical biases remain to … Continue reading →...
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President Trump abandons the strong dollar policy

Apr 17 11:10am
FT/Gavyn Davies/04-15-17 President Trump’s remarks last week about the dollar and US monetary policy offer more evidence that America’s strong dollar policy, launched in 1995 by Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin when the dollar was near post-war lows, is now changing. … Continue reading →...
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China and Russia dispatch ships to shadow Donald Trumps armada as it approaches North Korean waters Japanese media report

Apr 17 11:08am
Telegraph/Neil Connor/04-17-17 China and Russia have dispatched spy vessels to shadow a US aircraft carrier group heading to North Korean waters, Japanese media said, amid rising tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions. Beijing sought Russian help in averting a crisis over … Continue reading →...
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Gold hangs near 5 1/2-month high as global tensions driven haven demand

Apr 17 10:15am
MarketWatch/Rachel Koning Beals/04-17-17 Gold steadied near its highest level in more than five months on Monday as fresh tensions surrounding North Korea sent investors out of stocks and the U.S. dollar and into haven investments that included the yellow metal. … Continue reading →...
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Pence: US era of strategic patience with North Korea over

Apr 17 10:04am
BBC/04-17-17 US Vice-President Mike Pence has said his country’s “era of strategic patience” with North Korea is over. Mr Pence first made the remarks at the demilitarised zone (DMZ), the area dividing the two Koreas, during a visit to South … Continue reading →...
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Gold is on the verge of a big breakout

Apr 17 9:45am
BusinessInsider/Jesse Felder/04-16-17 Last night, after Donald Trump bemoaned the strength in the dollar and the gold price jumped in reaction, I shared this chart on twitter . The last time gold tested this key resistance line, I was less optimistic … Continue reading →...
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Morning Snapshot: Gold neared $1300 overseas

Apr 17 9:41am
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-17-17 Gold extended to the upside in overseas trading to hit yet another 5-month high at 1295.46, before retreating back to near unchanged on the day. Most European markets are closed today for Easter Monday, so trading conditions remain … Continue reading →...
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The Letter I Wrote George Soros About Gold

Apr 17 4:00am The Gold Report - Streetwise Exclusive Articles
Gold is breaking out due to geopolitical concerns and continued conditions of negative real interest rates, says Lior Gantz, editor of Wealth Research Group.
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Jack Chan's Weekly Gold and Silver Update: The Correction Is Over

Apr 15 4:00am The Gold Report - Streetwise Exclusive Articles
Technical analyst Jack Chan charts the completion of the gold market’s long correction.
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Central Bank Hubris Bubbles To The Surface

Apr 14 12:59pm
ZeroHedge/Mike Shedlock/04-14-17 How’s this for Grade 1 central bank hubris? Peter Praet, the ECB’s chief economist said in a recent interview that, “Since the crisis, we have had serious concerns about deflationary risks on several occasions in the euro area, … Continue reading →...
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US ready to launch pre-emptive strike on N. Korea if nuclear test is imminent

Apr 14 10:26am
Korea Times/04-14-17 The United States is prepared to launch a pre-emptive strike on North Korea if it is certain that the communist nation is about to follow through with its sixth nuclear test, NBC News reported Thursday, citing multiple senior … Continue reading →...
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Morning Snapshot: Gold market closed, but fundamentals remains supportive

Apr 14 10:19am
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-14-17 Most markets are closed today in observance of Good Friday, so gold is not trading. However, there were some significant U.S. data releases that would have likely pushed the yellow metal higher. U.S. retail sales fell 0.2\% in … Continue reading →...
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French presidential race tightens further as vote nears

Apr 14 9:20am
Reuters/Sudip Kar-Gupta & Sarah White/04-14-17 France’s presidential race looked tighter than it has all year on Friday, nine days before voting starts, as one poll put all four main candidates within touching distance of the two-person run-off round. The Ipsos-Sopra … Continue reading →...
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Gold Price Gained 2.5% - Silver Price Gained 2.0% this Week

Apr 13 10:15pm Silver and Gold Prices
Here's the weekly scorecard:7-Apr-1713-Apr-17Change\% ChangeSilver, cents/oz.1,813.001,848.9035.902.0Gold, dollars/oz.1,254.301,285.9031.602.5Gold/silver ratio69.18469.5490.3660.5Silver/gold ratio0.01450.0144-0.0001-0.5Dow in Gold Dollars (DIG$)340.44328.80-11.63-3.4Dow in gold ounces16.4715.91-0.56-3.4Dow in Silver ounces1,139.351,106.24-33.12-2.9Dow Industrials20,656.5020,453.25-203.25-1.0S&P5002,355.542,328.95-26.59-1.1US dollar index101.12100.46-0.66-0.7Platinum959.00973.7014.701.5Palladium803.59795.75-7.84-1.013-Apr-17PriceChange\% ChangeGold Price, $/oz1,285.9010.600.8Silver Price, $/oz18.490.211.1Gold/Silver Ratio69.5490.5650.8Silver/Gold Ratio0.01440.00021.1Platinum Price973.708.800.9Palladium Price795.75-0.40-0.1S&P 5002,328.95-15.98-0.7Dow20,453.25-138.61-0.7Dow in GOLD $s328.80-4.95-1.5Dow in GOLD oz15.91-0.24-1.5Dow in SILVER oz1,106.24-20.29-1.8US Dollar Index100.710.090.1IMPORTANT NOTE: The following are wholesale, not retail, prices. To figure our retail selling price, multiply the ask price by 1.035. To figure our retail buying price, multiple the bid price by 0.97. Lower commissions apply to larger orders, higher commissions to very small orders.SPOT GOLD:1,287.55GOLDFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozAmerican Eagle1.001,312.011,329.401,329.401/2 AE0.50656.14679.181,358.371/4 AE0.25331.29345.391,381.541/10 AE0.10132.51140.731,407.29Aust. 100 corona0.981,250.701,259.701,285.14British sovereign0.24305.36318.361,352.43French 20 franc0.19240.39246.391,319.69Krugerrand1.001,299.141,309.141,309.14Maple Leaf1.001,297.551,310.551,310.551/2 Maple Leaf0.50740.34675.961,351.931/4 Maple Leaf0.25328.33344.421,377.681/10 Maple Leaf0.10136.48140.341,403.43Mexican 50 peso1.211,538.301,549.301,284.98.9999 bar1.001,287.551,299.551,299.55SPOT SILVER:18.57SILVERFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozVG+ Morgan $B4 19050.7722.5025.2533.01VG+ Peace dollar0.7715.5018.0023.5390\% silver coin bags0.7212,920.0513,277.5518.57US 40\% silver 1/2s0.305,286.405,436.4018.43100 oz .999 bar100.001,847.001,872.0018.7210 oz .999 bar10.00187.20192.2019.221 oz .999 round1.0018.8219.1219.12Am Eagle, 200 oz Min1.0020.0720.7220.72SPOT PLATINUM:973.70PLATINUMFine Tr.Oz.BIDASK$/ozPlatinum Platypus1.00968.701,013.701,013.70Get Franklin Sanders Daily Gold Price Reports and Market Commentaries:If the form above does not display in your iPhone or android app, please use this link to visit the website signup for...
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Rickards: Predict the Unpredictable Were Heading Straight Into a Recession

Apr 13 4:30pm
Modern Wall Street/Olivia Bono-Voznenko/04-13-17 Before the holiday weekend begins, best-selling author James Rickards joins Olivia Bono-Voznenko outside the NYSE to talk all about the markets and his latest book, “The Road to Ruin.” Jim discusses the currency wars, Trump’s turnaround … Continue reading →...
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Trumps Weaker Dollar Dream at Odds With Strong Economy Promise

Apr 13 1:57pm
Bloomberg/Andrew Mayeda/04-13-17 President Donald Trump has signaled his preference for a weaker dollar and low interest rates. He may end up with neither if the U.S. economy continues to recover and he delivers on his ambitious agenda of tax cuts … Continue reading →...
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The Fed Is Communicating A Recession Is Imminent

Apr 13 1:50pm
ZeroHedge/Chris Hamilton/04-13-17 The Federal Reserve is clearly and plainly telling us that it intends to take the US into recession in short order. I’m not sure what message the markets are hearing, but the Fed is messaging two to three … Continue reading →...
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Why did Trump flip flop on Yellen? She may be the dove he needs, analysts say

Apr 13 1:46pm
MarketWatch/Greg Robb/04-13-17 Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen is the dove that President Donald Trump needs to achieve his economic goals, central bank experts said Wednesday as they contemplated the apparent reversal in his stance. In an interview with the Wall … Continue reading →...
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The Daily Market Report: Gold and Silver Well Bid Into Long Holiday Weekend

Apr 13 1:25pm
USAGOLD/Peter Grant/04-13-17 Gold is consolidating the latest round of gains before the long holiday weekend. U.S., UK and most European markets are closed tomorrow in observance of Good Friday. Both gold and silver legged higher yesterday, boosted by a falling … Continue reading →...
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U.S. Budget Gap Reaches $176.2 Billion in March: Treasury

Apr 13 9:31am
WSJ/Kate Davidson/04-12-17 The U.S. annual budget deficit remained near its highest level in three years during March amid flat government revenues and higher federal spending. Federal spending exceeded revenue by $176.2 billion last month, the Treasury Department said Wednesday. The … Continue reading →...
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Gold just surged to a five-month highand has the chance to go further

Apr 13 9:30am
CNBC/Rebecca Ungarino/04-13-17 Some strategists see further upside for a commodity that typically trends higher in times of geopolitical and economic unrest. Gold rallied to its highest level in five months in Wednesday trading, gaining over $9 per ounce in the … Continue reading →...
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