Recent Goldco News
  • Gold’s Value as a Safe Haven Intensifies

    Gold’s Value as a Safe Haven Intensifies
    For the second straight day, Gold has repeated last week’s pattern of defying its own customary summer trading doldrums. After a precipitous sell-off that knocked the yellow metal down to $1,298, it closed Thursday at $1,320 per ounce, up $19.00 from the previous day’s close. Additional sanctions on Russia, coupled with Israel’s just announced invasion of…
  • Gold Slips Below $1,300

    Gold Slips Below $1,300
    It’s been a brutal week for gold, with prices finally stabilizing marginally below $1,300. On Monday gold dropped 2.3%, the largest one day drop in all of 2014 so far. Gold prices bounced off lows in early trading on Wednesday, up $3.44 to $1,298.07, while silver was up $0.05 to $20.72.
  • Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer

    Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer
    There she goes again, surprising the daylights out of investors and market watchers, dashing expectations for another sleepy summer trading season! The scorned orphan of the financial community ratcheted up to yesterday’s London fix of $1,322.50 per ounce, and became its own hard act to follow at today’s London fix of $1,343.25. As I write,…
  • Gold Steady on Demand for Bullion

    Gold Steady on Demand for Bullion
    Gold traded mostly sideways this week, with early trading Wednesday pushing prices higher by $6.10 to $1,325.10. Silver was up $0.11 to $21.12, and platinum and palladium are also trading higher.
  • Gold Powers Higher

    Gold Powers Higher
    These are strange days for the economy, as both gold and the stock market posted higher prices in the same week. In midday trading on Wednesday, gold was higher by $3.21 an ounce to $1,329.40, and silver was up $0.24 to $21.24. The surge in gold prices was matched by the stock market, powering into record…
Recent Goldco News

Gold Up for Second Straight Session

Thursday, 30 May 2013
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The demand for gold and other precious metals was up today as the dollar dropped again and buying of ETP’s (Exchange Traded Products) both helped the yellow metal gain for a second straight session. This is not something that has been happening very often, so it is nice to see the yellow metal move up in price in consecutive sessions. Read more...

Forecast Cuts Cause Drop in Gold

Tuesday, 28 May 2013
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A strong dollar and forecast cuts from J.P. Morgan Cazenove and Bank of America Merrill Lynch caused gold to drop coming out of the long holiday weekend. While the yellow metal didn’t lose much, the fact of the matter is that it was indeed another price drop for gold. Read more...
A weakness in global equities and the decline of the dollar both helped gold spike upward to its highest level in a week. A stock market plunge in Japan also helped, as they got wind of possible stimulus shutdown as well as slower interest from China. Read more...

Demand From China Pushing Gold Up

Wednesday, 22 May 2013
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Gold has had somewhat of a tough time of it lately, but got a boost today as demand coming out of China helped push the yellow metal back up over the $1,400 per ounce price mark. While it is still a long way off from a price point that investors are comfortable with, the fact of the matter is that… Read more...

Sell Gold or Hang On?

Tuesday, 21 May 2013
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So, with prices in gold continuing to drop, it seems there is once again that very popular yet confusing question going around. Should you sell your gold or continue to hang on to it? Well, the answer to that will depend on whom you speak with, but the fact of the matter is that hanging on to your gold is… Read more...
Gold and silver slumped again due to the fact that there is plenty of concern out there regarding the very real possibility that the Feds are looking to reduce the stimulus bond-buying program that so many investors and traders think America still desperately needs. Read more...

Corrective Pullback Pushes Gold Lower

Tuesday, 21 May 2013
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A corrective pullback from the higher late trading yesterday caused gold to fall lower early today. A stronger U.S. dollar also played its part in causing the yellow metal to drop from the late level it traded at during the Monday session. Read more...

Weak Jobs Report Spikes Gold

Friday, 05 April 2013
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A weaker than expected jobs report caused gold to spike up over $13 to end the week. Investors were forced to cover short positions as the data came out, causing a very nice price jump in the yellow metal going into the weekend. Read more...

Gold Price Down With Jobs Report

Wednesday, 03 April 2013
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Gold prices were down again, this time not as bad though, as weaker than expected jobs data came to light. Softer growth in March was the main culprit of the yellow metal’s drop this time around, though it only dropped by a couple of dollars. Read more...

Gold Starts April Strong

Monday, 01 April 2013
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Gold started the new month off strong, opening April with a nice push toward the $1,600 per ounce price mark. The shot up in price was also helped by some safe haven demand, as weaker than expected manufacturing data was released. Read more...