Gold dropped down to $1239.94 in London before it bounced back above $1250 in early New York trade, but it then drifted back lower into the close and ended with a loss of 1.05%. Silver slipped to as low as $15.995 in London, but it then climbed up to as high as $16.306 in New York and ended with a gain of 0.37%.
Euro gold fell to about €1102, platinum lost $1 to $997, and copper climbed a couple of cents to about $2.17.
Gold and silver equities waffled near unchanged for most of the morning, but they then fell back off into the close and ended with about 2% losses.
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Oil fell 1% after the Energy Information Administration reported that crude inventories rose 6.6 million barrels, gasoline inventories fell 4.2 million barrels, and distillates rose 500,000 barrels.
Treasuries added on to early gains after today’s $20 billion 10-year note auction sold at yield of1.765% with a bid to cover of 2.75.
Among the big names making news in the market today were GoPro, CSX, Peabody, Chipotle, Elm Tree, Volkswagen, and JPMorgan.
As of close of business: 4/12/2016
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: Change in Total Tonnes from yesterday’s data: SPDR subtracted 2.675 tonnes.
COMEX Gold Trust (IAU) Total Tonnes in Trust: 188.04: +0.30 change from yesterday’s data.
Silver Trust (SLV) Total Tonnes in Trust: 10,455.48: No change from yesterday’s data.
Golden Star’s (GSS) operational results and funding, Timmins Gold’s (TGD) preliminary production results, Great Panther’s (GPL) first quarter 2016 production results, and Fortuna Silver’s (FSM) first quarter 2016 production results were among the big stories in the gold and silver mining industry making headlines today.
TRQ +4.12% $2.78
RIC +3.82% $7.07
FCX +3.74% $10.82
HMY -5.19% $3.84
AXU -4.63% $1.03
SA -4.52% $14.15
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