Daily Gold News: Tuesday, Oct. 12 – Gold Price Is Still Going Sidewways
The gold futures contract lost 0.10% on Monday, as it further extended its consolidation above the $1,750 price level. The market got back above that level following a downward correction in U.S. dollar and falling stock prices. This morning gold is trading above its yesterday’s daily close, as we can see on the daily chart (the chart includes today’s intraday data):
Today gold is 0.5% higher, as it is trading along the $1,760 price level. What about the other precious metals? Silver is 0.1% higher, platinum is 0.2% higher and palladium is 0.2% higher. So precious metals’ prices are slightly higher this morning.
Yesterday we didn’t get any new important economic data releases. Today we will get the JOLTS Job Openings release and some Fed-talk. Investors will be waiting for tomorrow’s Consumer Price Index release.
Where would the price of gold go following Friday’s Nonfarm Payrolls announcement? We’ve compiled the data since September of 2018, a 37-month-long period of time that contains of thirty seven NFP releases. The following chart shows the average gold price path before and after the NFP releases for the past 36 months. The market was usually advancing ahead of the release day and closing 0.18% 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, October 12
- 5:00 a.m. Eurozone – German ZEW Economic Sentiment
- 10:00 a.m. U.S. – JOLTS Job Openings
- 11:15 a.m. U.S. – FOMC Member Clarida Speech
- 12:30 a.m. U.S. – FOMC Member Bostic Speech
- 1:01 p.m. U.S. – 10-y Bond Auction
Wednesday, October 13
- 8:30 a.m. U.S. – CPI m/m, Core CPI m/m
- 1:01 p.m. U.S. – 30-y Bond Auction
- 2:00 p.m. U.S. – FOMC Meeting Minutes
- 4:30 p.m. U.S. – FOMC Member Brainard Speech
- 8:00 p.m. U.S. – FOMC Member Bowman Speech
- 8:30 p.m. Australia – Employment Change, Unemployment Rate
For a look at all of today’s economic events, check out our economic calendar.
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