Tag: U.S JOLTS

Gold and Silver Outlook for September 5-9

Gold and silver didn’t do much throughout most of last week until Friday when the non-farm payroll report presented a gain of only 151K jobs – lower than expected – and even the annual growth in wages also fell short…

Gold and Silver Outlook for June 6-10

The NFP report made it rain again for the gold and silver as their prices recovered following the extremely lower than expected headline figure of only 38K jobs in May; even the mitigating factors (the Verizon labor dispute) could have…

Financial Market Preview for June 6-10

The latest NFP report fell short – really short this time! – of market expectations with only 38K jobs added in May. And even though wages still grew at a pace of 2.5% per annum, the headline figure was really…

Financial Market Preview for May 9-13

The recent NFP report didn’t present, yet again, a clear picture as to where the U.S. labor market is heading: Wages went up but job growth didn’t meet market estimates. This week, the JOLTS report will provide another look at…

Gold and Silver Outlook for April 4-8

Gold and silver moved in an unclear trend last week as Yellen’s speech cooled down the bullion market while the NFP dragged it back down. This week isn’t likely to be much different with the upcoming release of the minutes…

Financial Market Outlook for March 14-18

The market expected a lot from Draghi and he sure delivered in the recent ECB meeting for more QE and lower rates. This week, the focus will shift back to the U.S. with the FOMC meeting. But there are also…

Gold and Silver Outlook for February 8-12

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The bullion market had, much like the rest of the financial market, a turbulent week: But unlike equities or other major commodities, both gold and silver continues to rise. The devaluation of the U.S. dollar helped push up precious metals…

Financial Market Preview for February 8-12

The NFP showed a headline figure of 151K jobs – lower than expected – but wages and unemployment were still good enough to pull up the U.S. dollar. Nonetheless, equities came down as the bearish market sentiment persisted; oil prices…

Gold and Silver Outlook for January 11-15

The year started off with a lot of volatility mostly attributed to the selloffs of Chinese stocks. The growing concerns over what’s next for China pulled back up the demand for gold and silver. But then the NFP report came…

Financial Market Preview for January 11-15

The NFP report was much better than expected with headline figure of 292K jobs – the expectations were set much lower at 203K. But market concerns over China’s economic woes kept weighing on equities and commodities. On this week’s agenda:…