Gold Market News

January 19, 2018

Gold prices jump as dollar falls on shutdown concerns. Stocks slip as traders await to see if spending bill passes. Gold last traded at $1,333 an ounce. Silver at $17.03 an ounce.

Gold: Safe Investment for the Long Haul - Investor Place--1.18.18
In today's unstable financial climate, it is important for investors to have safe-haven assets in their portfolio in order to reduce one's susceptibility again changing economic fortunes. Gold has always been valued as a dependable means to protect wealth.

The Gold Rally May Have More Room to Run - Bloomberg--1.17.18
Gold prices may have had a recent pullback, but markets suggest gold may have room to run. The Chinese New Year and option prices will both set the metal up to continue its run into 2018.

Gold rises for third consecutive session - Business Live--1.12.18
Gold prices have risen for a third consecutive session to their highest level since September. The dollar index, on the other hand, has fell to its lowest level since September 2017.

Gold prices notch fifth week of gains in a row- Market Watch--1.12.18
Gold prices have hit a fresh four-month high to tally a fifth week of gains in a row. Gold saw a weekly gain of roughly 1% and month-to-date the metal has climbed 2.2%.

Gold May Jump Over 20% As Investors Eye Inflation - Investopedia--1.11.18
Gold may be on the verge of a technical breakout that could send the metal higher by as much as 23 percent. If the metal builds toward a $1,350 breakout, it should have a clean path towards $1,600.

Gold To Hit $1,400 In Q4 — Bank Of China International - Kitco--1.11.18
Gold prices are trading close to four-month highs and analysts from the Bank of China International believe that gold can go even higher. By the fourth quarter of 2018, gold could be looking to average $1,400 per ounce, according to analysts.

6 Reasons Why Gold Is Headed Higher In 2018 - Kitco--1.11.18
There are six elements working in favor of gold that should continue to support upward price movement. These are: rising government bond yields, technically bullish euro currency, bearish U.S. dollar index, S&P 500 looking toppy, Nymex crude oil market on fire and bullish gold charts.

Gold At 3.5-Mo. High As Global Bond Market Rout Spooks Marketplace - Kitco --1.10.18
Gold prices are solidly higher on Wednesday, hitting 3.5 month highs. Gold remains strong amid safe-haven demand and a lower U.S. dollar.

Gold: No way to go but up - Numismatic News--1.4.18
Gold prices were up more than 13% in 2017 with silver rising more than 7%. With many negatives impacting the U.S. dollar in 2018, gold and silver are set up to have a successful 2018 as well.

Only Good Things Are In Store For Gold In 2018 And Beyond - Tocqueville- Kitco --1.5.18
One market expert said that a new gold rally could be triggered by several factors in 2018. These include extreme valuations or financial market assets, a worsening U.S. fiscal position and rising inflation pressures.

7 reasons why investors should go for gold in 2018 - Market Watch--1.3.17
2018 is shaping out to be a breakout year for gold for a number of reasons. Gold hasn't looked this good in a long time and a new pattern of higher lows is an encouraging sign for the yellow metal.

Gold Is on Its Best Run Since 2011- Time--1.2.17
Gold prices continues their uptrend in 2018 and saw its longest streak of gains since mid-2011. Last year gold climbed 14%, which was its best performance in seven years, despite U.S. stock market surging to new records.

Gold Surges Above $1300 - Longest Win Streak Since 2011- Zero Hedge--1.2.18
Gold is up 9 out of the last 12 Januaries with an average gain of 4% and 2018 is no different. The yellow metal has topped $1,315, its highest since late-September.

Keep 10% In Gold And Avoid Long-Term Bonds - Frank Holmes- Kitco --12.27.17
Several experts were asking where they would invest $100,000 and why. Expert Frank Holmes said he would have a diverse portfolio and would invest 10% in gold bullion and silver.

Gold, Silver Hit 4-Wk Highs On Bullish Technical Momentum- Kitco--12.27.17
Gold and silver both ended the day with gains and hit new four-week highs overnight. Gold bulls are gaining technical momentum which is inspiring more buyers to step in on the long side.