Demand for gold in India usually peaks near the Diwali holiday, but with a weaker economy Indians see silver as a cheaper alternative.» Read More
The World Gold Council suggests gold is an overlooked and effective hedge against emerging market currency volatility, but currency analysts argue there are cheaper, more effective ways to hedge EM currency risk.
Geopolitical risks, continued tapering in the U.S. and soaring demand for physical gold in Asia will sustain the rally in gold prices, says Edmund Moy, Chief Strategist at Morgan Gold.
Gold settled below $1,300 an ounce on Thursday as encouraging US economic growth in the fourth quarter diminished the metal's appeal as a hedge.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up on the day, while nat gas sold off today after the "Nor'easter" never materialized. Gold lost more ground today, and copper saw some selling pressure today.
Having gold in your portfolio can often offset other investments. Gary Kaminsky shares his expertise on investing safely in this much-hyped commodity.
Gold bounced from its weakest level since mid-February, amid signs of a recovery in the U.S. and an absence of physical demand.
David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, says lingering issues of a budget deficit and a debt situation in the U.S. could lift gold prices higher.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down slightly on the day, while nat gas spiked as another "Nor'easter" bears down on the northeast. Meanwhile, gold hit a five-week low and copper was up slightly on the day.
Gold ended higher as the dollar rose after strong consumer confidence data and on expectations of higher interest rates in the first half of 2015.
Mike Harrowell, Senior Resource Analyst at BBY, says gold prices are unlikely to react to geopolitical risks and will eventually fall back to the $1,250 range.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, nat gas was down slightly on the day, and gold took it on the chin.
Clem Chambers, CEO of ADVFN, says investors should position their portfolio in equities and gold amid geopolitical uncertainties.
Gold settled lower on Monday as lingering fears that US interest rates could rise in early 2015 prompted bullion investors to cash in gains.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead at where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.
Gold is on track for its biggest weekly fall in 4 months. Miguel Perez-Santalla, Bullionvault vice president, discusses whether gold can go up with rates go up.
In a series of tense on-air discussions, verbal sparring matches broke out about everything from gold to private equity.
Michael Belkin, Author of The Belkin Report, recommends going long on gold stocks, short on emerging markets and favors bonds over equities.
Andrew Su, CEO of Compass Global Markets, says cautious outlook for the U.S. and instability in Europe will lift gold prices to the 1,500 level by the middle of this year.
Gold settled modestly higher on physical buying as the dollar firmed after the U.S. Fed hinted at an interest rate hike in the first half of 2015.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Equities rebounded, and gold took a hit. There was mixed action in crude, and nat gas was down on the day after a smaller draw and milder temperatures.