Gold Gains on Powell Pronouncements

Precious Metals Commentary (week ending 12th July 2019)

Gold started the week under USD$1,400 but moved decisively up to $1,426 on the back of Fed chair Powell’s dovish comments. Aussie gold and silver prices held above $2,010 and $21.65 respectively as the dollar remained under 70 US cents.

This week, we look at:

  • Wealth gap and interest rates
  • Stretched US economic expansion
  • Big trader bets on bullion

Gold Spot Price Chart

 Read the full report by ABC Bullion's John Feeney and Bron Suchecki here.