The gold price edged lower on Friday after a new jobs report increased worries of another rate hike from the US Federal Reserve.
The gold price has been driven mainly by geopolitical tensions and a weak US dollar in Q3, and looks set to end the period higher.
Copper prices fell after the US Federal Reserve announced plans for one more interest rate hike this year and three in 2018.
The gold price edged lower on Friday and was headed for a weekly loss after a North Korean missile test brought little reaction from investors.
Trigon Metals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TM) (“Trigon” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has initiated various operations restart activities at the Company’s Kombat project located in northern Namibia (“Kombat”), including a drilling program.
The Company is concurrently progressing various workstreams regarding its strategy to bring the Kombat Mine
Gold climbed on Friday after weaker-than-expected US jobs data cast doubts on further Fed interest rate hikes. In August the metal rose 4.1 percent.
Paul Benjamin, research director at Wood Mackenzie, shares his insight on the copper price rally, the copper market and what’s ahead for the red metal.
The gold price rose above the $1,300-per-ounce mark as geopolitical uncertainty boosted precious metals demand.
The gold price fell on Friday after a stronger-than-expected US employment report.
Speaking at this year’s Sprott Natural Resource Symposium, Friedland also named three companies he’s currently bullish on.
The gold price rose on Friday as the US dollar fell against the euro.
The gold price edged lower on Friday after a stronger-than-expected US jobs report increased fears of another rate hike.
A weaker dollar and decreasing warehouse stocks also supported prices.
The gold price is on track for a weekly gain, supported by political uncertainty and a weaker dollar.
Up to 6,000 workers in Indonesia will continue to protest for another month, putting copper supply from Grasberg at risk.