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Gold might come on for profit taking

It has been a strong start to 2020 for gold, with the yellow metal rising by 12.99% in AUD terms, and 4.54% in USD terms in the first two months of the year, despite the sharp correction in precious metal prices last Friday. Onto these wild market swings and uncertainty,

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Growing number of people buying gold

Gold is trading near a seven-year high, supported by an increasing number of coronavirus cases worldwide that threaten to curtail global economic activity. Gold has been rallying not only due to the virus but also due to the overall global economic growth. Corona Virus- gold has been rising amid continuing

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Virus gives Rush to gold prices

Past six to eight months have been quit pleasing for fold. There are plenty of good reasons to be optimistic about gold’s prospects. The global economy and the financial system are already stretched to a breaking point and Demand for precious metals is heating up. This, of course, is plain

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Fresh Breakout levels for gold

Precious metal prices have had a very strong year. Gold rose substantially above our year-end forecasts of USD 1,400 an ounce. Gold prices were supported by a general shift in monetary policy of major central banks from tightening to a new round of easing, a decline in government bond yields, an

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Gold remains re-committed

Gold has risen more than 13% this year mainly due to the trade dispute driving demand for safe assets The policy U-turn by central banks suggests they do not have full command over the global economic situation. This, alongside an unpredictable White House, the rise of populism, de-globalisation, de- dollarization

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Gold – Safe, Sound and Stable

In my weekly blogs, I generally talk about gold’s performance, why it has behaved in a particular manner in the respective week, how it looks like and a major economic outlook of the yellow metal.But today I would like to write about gold from the investors or the markets view

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Gold likely to be pushed into the positive territory

Last week, Gold opened tested the $1515 resistance area but it failed to break higher and made a sharp reversal, losing more than $50 over the last week, the worst weekly performance in years. It was a tough week for precious metals. Gold was down almost $50, silver down $1. This pull down

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Gold Drivers

Over the last 3 months , gold prices averaged $1501 per ounce, a rise of 24.6% from the August-October period last year. Gold possesses a unique set of defensive characteristics, which shine when uncertainty rises in the market. It has had a fantastic run this year, with bullion up 17%

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Risk Appetite for Gold Rises

As I mentioned in my earlier article that bullish sentiments continue to prevail in the precious metals market, this week marked yet another justification for the same. I had even told that one should wait for a drop in order to enter the markets. After its recent sharp price fall,

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Gold continues to ride the bulls

Has gold really been the safe haven asset? Has gold really proved to be a hedge in times of uncertainties? Has the yellow metal been the highest return generating asset in its class? So let’s see what gold has done since 2001. I have always been telling people to buy

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