Gold closes minus 1.4 dollars, investors take profit after the price rises.
Posté : jeu. 8 avr. 2021 05:58
New York gold futures closed overnight (April 7) as investors poured profits after gold contracts rose for four consecutive trading days. In the gold market as well
COMEX (Commodity Exchange) gold contract for June delivery. It was down $ 1.4, or 0.08 percent, to settle at $ 1,741.6 an ounce.
Silver metal ติดตั้ง slotxo contract for May delivery It was up 2 cents, or 0.08 percent, to 25.247 dollars an ounce.
Platinum contract delivered in July. It was down $ 8.6, or 0.69 percent, to $ 1,231.9 an ounce.
Palladium contract delivered in June. It was down $ 69.10, or 2.6%, to $ 2,621.10 an ounce.
Investors took a profit after the gold contract rallied for four consecutive trading days. This was mainly due to the slowdown in US bond yields.
Gold contracts were also pressured by the strength of the dollar. Because the contract of gold, which is priced in dollars. It is less attractive to investors holding other currencies.
The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major currencies in a basket, rose 0.14 percent to 92.4541 on Monday.
Analysts said The International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised its forecast for the world economy. This is another factor that makes gold contracts sold as a safe haven.
The IMF raised its 2021 global economic growth forecast to 6% from 5.5% and raised its 2022 economic forecast to 4.4% from 4.2%, driven by several vaccination programs. Countries of the world