|Bid||183.50 x 800|
|Ask||183.19 x 1200|
|Day's Range||182.64 - 184.09|
|52 Week Range||136.12 - 194.45|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||18.15%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||-0.01|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.40%|
Gold resumed its slide on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve said U.S. interest rates will likely stay near zero for another three years — a pledge that ended up benefitting the dollar instead and exposing, once again, the goofy side of financial markets. “Gold prices have been in consolidation for some time, yet the Fed was unable to encourage a breakout,” Burland wrote.
Yes, at least in the immediate term, as futures of the yellow metal and bullion both decoupled from the resurgent dollar to push higher on their own Tuesday. Gold for December delivery on Comex settled New York’s regular trading session up $8.90, or 0.5%, at $1,943.20 per ounce. It was the first positive close in five days for the benchmark gold futures contract.
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