Posts Tagged ‘investors’

Gold Fell Back Towards 5 year Lows As Investors pull Away

by Forex Rooton July 22, 2015 11:29 am BST
Spot gold was down 0.5 percent at $1,095.69 an ounce at 0940 GMT, while U.S. gold futures for August delivery were down $8.70 an ounce at $1,094.80. On Monday, gold slid to its lowest since March 2009 at $1,088.05 an ounce. Gold slides towards five-year low as investors pull back from the precious metal, with […]

Gold Continues to Advance Amid Oil’ Economy Slowdown

by Forex Rooton October 14, 2014 12:56 pm BST
Gold has risen this month and the dollar and global equities weakened as Federal Reserve officials indicated a worldwide economic slowdown may delay U.S. interest-rate increases. Crude traded in New York fell for the fifth time in six days. Some investors judge that lower oil prices can curb inflation, reducing the appeal of gold as […]

Gold Declines as Investors Assess U.S. Outlook, Global Tensions

by Forex Rooton July 18, 2014 9:23 am BST
Gold retreated after the biggest advance in a month as investors weighed the outlook for U.S. monetary policy against increased geopolitical tensions around the world. Palladium dropped from a 13-year high. Gold rebounded this year from the biggest annual drop in more than three decades, in part as tension between Russia and Ukraine, unrest in […]

USDJPY Edged Up Slightly Awaiting Yellen

by Forex Rooton July 14, 2014 8:57 am BST
Against the yen, the greenback rose about 0.2 percent to 101.43, moving further off a seven-week trough of 101.06 yen plumbed last Thursday. The euro was flat on the day at 137.97 yen, recovering from last week’s fall to a five-month low of 137.50 yen. USDJPY is trending up slightly this morning though major currency […]