After hitting record highs of $1249 an ounce last week, gold has lost much of its May luster the past few days, dropping as low as $1174 an ounce in New York Thursday morning. While traditionally one would expect the precious metal to be trading up in such an environment, uncertainty across all markets remains high.
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By Kishori Krishnan Exclusive To Gold Investing News Niggling doubts have started to creep in – does gold have enough power to sally forth? Several researchers are revising their forecast and the bullish views are turning bearish. Can gold pull through? The blaring headlines don’t help: `The yellow metal appears to have lost its lustre’; [...]
By Kishori Krishnan Exclusive To Gold Investing News The firmer dollar has curbed buying of the precious metal as a currency hedge. An immediate consequence – gold prices slipped another 1 per cent on Thursday, extending the losses of the two previous sessions. After a pretty impressive run last week, where there was ample profit [...]