1. crude oil

    Crude Oil, Gold, Silver, And The U.S. Dollar

    On Friday, gold and silver prices came in a bit higher in the market. As the U.S. dollar continues to decline, precious metals are on the up and up. There are signs that market bottoms are where they need to be. Since November of 2014, crude oil prices were above the 70 dollar mark. On Thursday, May…Read More

  2. janitor

    Janitor Finds 7 Gold Bars In Trash Bin

    A janitor in South Korea struck Gold Thursday, May 3th after finding gold in a trash can. They took the term "digging for gold" serious! According to reports, the janitor was in the middle of doing his route, when he went to lift a bin that was remarkably heavy. The anonymous cleaner was able to fin…Read More

  3. Bitcoin vs Gold

    Bitcoin Vs. Gold How Do They Compare?

    Gold, unlike other precious metals, has stood the test of time and played essential roles in many cultures as a constant form of wealth. Other valuable materials never seemed to be as timeless and persistent as gold. Gold's value comes from the metal's scarcity as a form of wealth. The ability for i…Read More

  4. political tension

    Political Tensions Lessen Causing Gold Prices to Drop

    On Thursday, gold prices dipped in response to a decline in worldwide political tensions. This separated a string of gains for four consecutive sessions. Spot gold XAU was down to $1,347.60 per oz (down 0.1 percent) by 1240 GMT. Meanwhile, U.S. gold futures GCcv1 was at $1,350.80 per oz (down 0.2 pe…Read More

  5. 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

  6. Global Events

    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

  7. spot gold

    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

  8. how much for olympic medals

    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

  9. lowest gold levels

    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

  10. 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