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Markets were on fire this week and month. In terms of monthly heights, silver streaked ahead in New York to post its biggest monthly gain since April 1987, rising 27 percent. Gold rallied as well, advancing 9.8 percent. In black gold, crude-oil recorded its best monthly gain in 10 years. U.S. stocks made noise too, […]

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It was a banner week for precious metals and oil. London gold rose 3.3 percent, silver surged 5.3 percent, platinum jumped 3.6 percent and crude-oil soared 8.2 percent. U.S. stocks gained as well. The Dow and S&P rose for a ninth weekly gain in eleven weeks and the Nasdaq is up for ten of the […]

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Commodities split directions this week. London gold rose 2.5 percent and silver gained 0.1 percent while platinum fell 3.5 percent and crude-oil ended down for the first week in four. U.S. stocks retreated as well, marking the first weekly decline in all three major indexes in 10 weeks. European stocks also ended lower. Spot precious […]

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Precious metals surged this week, with London gold rising 2.5 percent, silver soaring 14.4 percent, and platinum jumping 6.8 percent. In black gold, crude-oil closed at its highest point this year to near $59 a barrel. The Dow and S&P climbed to extend gains for eight of the last nine weeks while the Nasdaq increased […]

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Precious metals moved lower this week. London gold lost 2.5 percent, silver fell 4.9 percent, and platinum plummeted 8.4 percent. Crude-oil rallied to its highest close since the end of March, pushing above $53 a barrel. The blue-chip Dow and the S&P returned to positive territory after breaking away from a prior a six-week winning […]

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Precious metals swapped positions this week, breaking away from a prior four-week trend where platinum gained as gold and silver declined. For this week, London gold gained 4.3 percent, silver soared 6.76 percent, and platinum dropped 3.3 percent. Oil futures rallied Friday to push above $50 a barrel, gaining 2.4 percent on the week. Declines […]

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For the fourth straight week, gold and silver fell while platinum rose. London gold lost 1.1 percent, silver dropped 2.6 percent, and platinum added 1.7 percent. Oil futures picked up Friday to end above $50 a barrel, but declined 3.7 percent this week. U.S. stocks rallied for the sixth consecutive week to match a streak […]

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For the third straight week, gold and silver moved lower while platinum and stocks finished higher. Oil nearly joined the multi-week trend as it had climbed for two weeks, but then ended 27 cents lower in its latest weekly round. The London gold fixing was down 2.7 percent and silver dropped 4.4 percent. Platinum rose […]

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For the second straight time, silver and gold ended lower on the week while platinum, oil and stocks finished higher. The London gold fixing was down 2.1 percent and silver dropped 2.7 percent. Platinum rose 2.5 percent. U.S. stocks rallied for the fourth consecutvie week. The Dow jumped 3.1 percent since last Friday’s close and […]

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Gold and silver moved lower on the week, but platinum, oil and world stocks finished higher. The London gold fixing ended down 3.1 percent while silver dropped 3.2 percent. Platinum, however, rose 1.9 percent. For the third straight week, U.S. stocks rallied higher and have marked the best 14 days in seven decades. Since last […]

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