Gold fell $26 to $1262.20 by early afternoon in New York before it bounced back higher at times, but it still ended with a loss of 1.95%. Silver slipped to as low as $16.93 and ended with a loss of 2.75%.
Euro gold fell to about €1110, platinum lost $35 to $1040, and copper fell 5 cents to about $3.10.
Gold and silver equities dropped about 6% by midday and remained near that level for the rest of the day.
Tomorrow brings Wholesale Inventories for March expected at 0.2%.
Charts Courtesy of http://finance.yahoo.com/
Oil fell almost 3% on easing worries about the impact of wildfires on Canada's oil output.
Treasuries saw modest gains as the Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P traded mixed on worries about China and oil.
Among the big names making news in the market today were Valeant, Krispy Kreme, and LendingClub.
As of close of business: 5/06/2016
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 added 4.754 tonnes.
COMEX Gold Trust (IAU) Total Tonnes in Trust: 196.43: +1.05 change from yesterday’s data.
Silver Trust (SLV) Total Tonnes in Trust: 10,454.50: No change from yesterday’s data.
Endeavour Mining’s (EDV.TO) governance changes, Golden Star’s (GSS) offering, Freeport’s (FCX) sale, AngloGold’s (AU) first quarter results, Eldorado’s (EGO) approval of the updated Technical Study, Silver Wheaton’s (SLW) first quarter results and dividend, and Endeavour Silver’s (EXK) acquisition were among the big stories in the gold and silver mining industry making headlines today.
EGO +2.19% $4.20
AU -13.81% $14.11
2. Gold Standard
GSV -12.73% $1.44
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