Gold hits new highs, approaching the $1,810 level

2020-07-17

  Widespread Dollar weakness helped Gold regain positive traction on Friday. A further decline in US bond yields continued to support this positive development. The bulls appeared to be relatively unaffected by the positive mood in global equity markets. Gold continued to gain ground during the mid-European session and wasRead More →

Asian markets cautiously rise amid fresh trade-deal doubts

2019-10-31

Asian markets mostly gained in cautious trading Friday amid fresh doubts about the likelihood of a U.S.-China trade deal. Bloomberg News reported Thursday that Chinese officials were expressing doubts about the chances of a comprehensive trade deal even if a “phase one” partial deal is signed. President Donald Trump, meanwhile,Read More →

Home prices fall to a fresh 4-year low, Case-Shiller says

2019-02-26

iStockphoto Row of colorful homes in Issaquah, Washington. The numbers: The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city index rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in December compared to November and was 4.2% higher compared to a year ago. That was the slowest pace of annual growth since November 2014. What happened: Home priceRead More →