Daily Gold News: Tuesday, Jan. 12 – Gold’s Short-Term BounceGold is 0.9% higher this morning, as it is retracing some more of its Friday’s decline.
The gold futures contract gained 0.84% on Monday, as it bounced following Friday’s sell-off of 4.1%. In late November the market has reached new local low below $1,800 price level. Since then it has been retracing the decline. Last week, the yellow metal got closer to its early November local high but then it has retraced the whole advance, as we can see on the daily chart ( the chart includes today’s intraday data ):
Gold is 0.9% higher this morning, as it is retracing some more of its Friday’s decline. What about the other precious metals? Silver gained 2.63% on Monday and today it is 2.5% higher. Platinum lost 2.49% and today it is 3.5% higher. Palladium gained 0.58% and today it’s 0.8% higher. So precious metals are higher this morning.
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Where would the price of gold go following last Friday’s Nonfarm Payrolls release? We’ve compiled the data since September of 2018, a 28-month-long period of time that contains of twenty eight NFP releases. The first chart shows price paths 5 days before and 10 days after the NFP release. The last three cases are marked with dashed lines. Gold lost more than 4% in November and it gained 2.7% in December.
The following chart shows the average gold price path before and after the NFP releases for the past 28 months. The market was usually advancing ahead of the release day and closing 0.37% higher on the 10th day after the NFP release.
Below you will find our Gold, Silver, and Mining Stocks economic news schedule for the next two trading days:
Tuesday, January 12
- 6:00 a.m. U.S. – NFIB Small Business Index
- 9:35 a.m. U.S. – FOMC Member Brainard Speech
- 10:00 a.m. U.S. – JOLTS Job Openings
Wednesday, January 13
- 4:00 a.m. Eurozone – ECB President Lagarde Speech
- 8:30 a.m. U.S. – CPI m/m, Core CPI m/m
- 1:00 p.m. U.S. – FOMC Member Brainard Speech
- 2:00 p.m. U.S. – Beige Book, Federal Budget Balance
For a look at all of today’s economic events, check out our economic calendar.
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