- Metals gain momentum on a weak dollar and lower Treasury yields.
- Gold is close to this year’s highs.
Gold gained momentum in the last few hours and rose above $1,780, approaching recent highs and keeps bullish tone intact. The dollar Weakness and a drop in recent hours in Treasury yields pushed XAUUSD higher.
The DXY it is falling 0.60% and trading below 106.00. While the yield of the 10-year bond yields 3.78%. Tuesday’s inflation data reaffirmed market expectations, and the view of several Federal Reserve officials, that the central bank will ease the pace and magnitude of interest rate hikes. The Wednesday retail sales data to be released in the US that may have an impact on the market.
Lower yields coupled with a weak dollar pushed gold from daily lows of $1,770 to $1,785, just shy of the multi-month high hit on Tuesday.
The Bullish tone in metals remains standing. Silver also rises and once traded above $22.00, before falling back to $21.90. On Tuesday the price went as high as $22.24 and then fell to find support at $21.40.
|Last Price Today||1783.65|
|Today’s Daily Change||5.21|
|Today’s Daily Change %||0.29|
|Today’s Daily Open||1778.44|
|20 Daily SMA||1679.15|
|SMA of 50 Daily||1678.51|
|SMA of 100 Daily||1714.11|
|SMA of 200 Daily||1803.09|
|Previous Daily High||1786.55|
|Minimum Previous Daily||1767.14|
|Previous Weekly High||1768.17|
|Previous Weekly Minimum||1664.76|
|Maximum Prior Monthly||1729.58|
|Minimum Prior Monthly||1617.35|
|Daily Fibonacci 38.2%||1779.14|
|Daily Fibonacci 61.8%||1774.55|
|Daily Pivot Point S1||1768.2|
|Daily Pivot Point S2||1757.97|
|Daily Pivot Point S3||1748.79|
|Daily Pivot Point R1||1787.61|
|Daily Pivot Point R2||1796.79|
|Daily Pivot Point R3||1807.02|
Source: Fx Street
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