Gold and silver prices continue to increase – April 5

Yesterday, gold and silver prices continue their rally; crude oil prices (WTI) moderately declined, while Brent moderately inclined; natural gas spot price (Henry Hub) bounced back from yesterday’s fall.

Here is a short summary of the price changes in major energy commodities and precious metals for April 5th:

Precious Metals prices:

Gold prices inclined by 1.36% and reached 1,452$; silver prices also inclined by 1.79% and reached 39.183$. During April silver prices increased by 3.8%, and gold prices by 1.7%.

Oil and Gas prices:

Crude oil price (WTI spot) moderately declined yesterday by 0.12% and reached 108.34$/b.

Brent spot price on the other hand rose by 0.57% to reach 121.36$/b.


As a result, the difference between Brent and WTI rose and reached at 13.02$/b.

Natural gas spot price (Henry Hub) bounced back to incline yesterday by a 0.24% to reach 4.22$/mmbtu.

The Henry Hub future price, continue to decline by 1.41% to reach 4.23$/mmbtu, resulting in the spread between future and spot price declining to 0.01$/mmbtu, i.e. contango.

EURO/ USD moderately increased as the USD depreciated yesterday by 0.02%. For a more detailed report on major currencies, check out Forex crunch.

A summary of yesterday’s Prices Changes:

The table below includes: closing prices, daily percent change, and change in US dollars (except for USD/CAD, in which the change is in Canadian dollars):

Current Crude oil price, Natural gas spot price, Gold prices Silver prices April 5



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