Gold erased early Asian gains in London before it rallied to a new session high of $1213.40 by midday in New York and then chopped back lower into the close, but it still ended with a gain of 0.72%. Silver climbed to as high as $15.374 and ended with a gain of 0.33%.
Euro gold rose above €1085, platinum gained $15 to $941, and copper climbed a couple of cents to about $2.08.
Gold and silver equities traded mostly slightly higher and ended with roughly 1% gains.
Tomorrow brings Initial Jobless Claims and the Philadelphia Fed.
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Oil gained almost 6% after Iran's oil minister said he supported efforts to calm oil markets.
The U.S. dollar index edged lower in late trade on dovish fed minutes.
Treasuries fell as the Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P rose roughly 2% on relief over oil’s recovery.
Among the big names making news in the market today were Nike, Amex, and Wal-Mart.
As of close of business: 2/16/2016
Gold Warehouse Stocks:
Silver Warehouse Stocks:
Global Gold ETF Holdings
[WGC Sponsored ETF’s]
New York Stock Exchange Arca (NYSE Arca) AND Singapore Exchange (SGX) AND Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) AND Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx) AND Mexico Stock Exchange (BMV)
SPDR® Gold Shares
London Stock Exchange (LSE) AND NYSE Euronext Paris AND Borsa Italiana AND Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (Deutsche Börse - Xetra)
Gold Bullion Securities
London Stock Exchange (LSE) AND NYSE Euronext Paris AND Borsa Italiana AND Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (Deutsche Börse - Xetra) AND NYSE Euronext Amsterdam
ETFS Physical Gold
Australian Stock Exchange (ASX)
Gold Bullion Securities
Johannesburg Securities Exchange (JSE)
New Gold Debentures
Note: No change in Total Tonnes from yesterday’s data.
COMEX Gold Trust (IAU) Total Tonnes in Trust: 179.19: No change from yesterday’s data.
Silver Trust (SLV) Total Tonnes in Trust: 9,710.19: No change from yesterday’s data.
Pretivm’s (PVG) updated cost estimate and project update, Newmont’s (NEM) 2015 operating and financial results and new COO, Barrick’s (ABX) board appointment and dividend, Sandstorm’s (SAND) asset updates, Nevsun’s (NSU) updated mineral resource estimate, and Great Panther’s (GPL) option payment were among the big stories in the gold and silver mining industry making headlines today.
FCX +12.4% $7.16
DRD +7.91% $3.41
TRQ +7.54% $2.14
PZG -4.31% $1.06
ASM -1.48% $1.00
EGO -1.41% $2.79
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