1. Gold Prices Drop Thursday

    Gold prices saw a slight drop on Thursday, April 12 for the first time in several days. Investors backed off the precious metal slightly amid a pair of potential moves from the United States. One factor in play Thursday came from President Donald Trump. President Trump indicated earlier this week th…Read More

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    Global Events Cause Lowered Gold Value

    Global events continue to affect the value of gold. As tensions lower between economic powers China and the United States, so does the price of gold. In recent days gold’s value saw a nice increase as fear of a trade war grew. Increased tariffs from both the United States government and the Chines…Read More

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    Spot Gold Rises For March

    Spot gold was able to rise 0.2 percent this week, coming in at $1,346.96 an ounce. However, on Tuesday, the price went down 0.6 percent, one of the biggest one-day declines since the 15th. Gold futures for the month of April were able to go up 0.3 percent, coming in at $1,346.20 an ounce. With there…Read More

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    How Much Do Olympic Medals Go For?

    For the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, there will be more than 100 medal ceremonies for 15 different sports. There will be 260 sets of gold, silver and bronze medals being given out. However, how much are Olympic gold medals worth? Though the U.S. and other countries pay out cash for winners, the a…Read More

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    Lowest Gold Levels For 2018

    On Thursday, 2018 saw it's lowest gold levels so far. However, the U.S. dollar has been on a high for six weeks now. Jerome Powell, Chairman of the Federal Reserve, was in his second day of testimony on Capitol Hill. He was speaking on inflation, and how strengthening the labor market can occur with…Read More

  6. Gold Value

    Gold Value Drops as Dollar Rises

    Gold value and value of the U.S dollar continue to move as we enter March. However, only one is moving in the right direction. The U.S. dollar is seeing it’s most significant increase since 2017’s third quarter. Along with the steady climb of the dollar, gold value has also gone steadily. Howeve…Read More

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    Worst Week For Gold So Far This Year

    This was the worst week for gold since the beginning of the year. However, the U.S. dollar continues to bounce back. Gold futures for the week fell 0.2 percent, coming in at around $1,330.30 per ounce. Silver futures for March also saw a decline of 0.6 percent, coming in at $16.49 per ounce. However…Read More

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    Dips In Gold As Dollar Sees Higher Index

    There were dips in gold throughout the week, but gold has been on an almost three-week high. Investors have been worried that inflation would go up as the U.S. dollar has risen from a three-year low. The U.S. dollar was facing up against all kinds of different currencies as it was able to bounce bac…Read More

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    Perth Mint Cryptocurrency

    Perth Mint is developing  a cryptocurrency that receives backing from precious metals. The plan allows consumers to buy gold much easier but is subject to a confidentiality agreement. Like Bitcoin, Perth will make use of blockchain technology as it's core component. The system will act as a public …Read More

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    Gold Coin Up For Auction In England

    England's first ever gold coin created will soon go into an auction and can retail for as much as $672,00. The coin has King Henry III on the faces is goes by the moniker the golden penny. It first came to mint in England nearly 800 years ago. The King's goldsmith, William of Gloucester, created aro…Read More