|Bid||12.04 x 64100|
|Ask||12.05 x 372900|
|Day's Range||12.03 - 12.07|
|52 Week Range||10.81 - 13.18|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.25%|
So far, palladium has been stronger than the other precious metals in 2017. It has seen a YTD (year-to-date) gain of 26.5%.
In addition to the slump in the dollar, which we discussed in our previous article, another factor that affects precious metals is expectations surrounding interest rate hikes.
Evolution Mining (EVN.AU) has delivered a strong fourth quarter production report with record gold production and a new low in costs. The Australian gold miner produced a record 218,079 ounces in the quarter, bringing its full year production to 844,124 ounces. This was at the high end of the company's guidance of between 800,000 ounces and 860,000 ounces.