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Financial Market Forecast for June 16-20

Leading commodities markets heated up again in the past week as the prices of precious metals, natural gas and oil rallied. This week, the main event of the week will revolve around the upcoming FOMC meeting and press conference. Several…

Gold And Silver | Recap for May 12-16

Gold and silver continued to flat line during last week as both precious metals ended up slightly higher than the previous week. In the U.S, several reports showed some mixed signs regarding its progress: jobless clams dropped again by 24k to…

Financial Market Forecast for May 12-16

Leading commodities markets cooled down in the past week as the prices of precious metals, natural gas and oil declined. This week, many news items of the agenda including: Janet Yellen’s speech, U.S retail sales, China’s industrial production, BOE’s Governor …

Oil Outlook for May 12-16

Oil price (WTI and Brent) didn’t do much during last week. WTI inched up by 0.2%; Brent oil slipped by 0.6%. As a result, the difference of Brent oil over WTI slightly contracted again: The premium ranged between $7.36 and…

Gold And Silver | Recap for March 17-21

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Gold and silver changed direction and tumbled down during last week. The most notable event of last week was the decision of the newly appointed Chair of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen to taper again the Fed’s QE3 program by…

Gold And Silver | Recap for February 17-21

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Gold and silver market slowly rallied again as their prices slightly increased during the previous week. The recent reports regarding the progress of U.S and China may have contributed to the slow recovery of precious metals: housing starts and building…

Oil Outlook for February 17-21

Oil price (WTI and Brent) didn’t do much during last week. WTI oil slightly rose by 0.42%; Brent oil slipped by 0.77%. As a result, the gap of Brent oil over WTI narrowed: The premium ranged between $8.38 and $8.74.…

Gold And Silver | Recap for January 13-17

The gold and silver market didn’t weak up during the past week and only slightly rallied on a weekly scale. The main event of the month – the upcoming FOMC meeting at the end of January – could stir up…