• Gold: 1,240.98 -0.59
  • Silver: 15.77 -0.04
  • Euro: 1.168 -0.000
  • USDX: 94.677 -0.174
  • Oil: 70.55 0.17

June 21: Gold Dips While Silver Holds Steady Again

Chris Mullen
|
Thursday, June 21st

 

Close

Gain/Loss

Gold

$1267.40

-$2.10

Silver

$16.31

+$0.01

XAU

80.89

-0.43%

HUI

174.60

-0.47%

GDM

609.68

-0.32%

JSE Gold

1068.94

-6.73

USD

94.82

-0.27

Euro

116.12

+0.29

Yen

91.12

+0.39

Oil

$65.54

-$0.17

10-Year

2.895%

-0.041

T-Bond

143.9375

+0.4375

Dow

2749.76

-0.80%

Nasdaq

7712.95

-0.88%

S&P

24461.70

-0.63%

 
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The Metals:

 

Gold dropped $8 to $1261.50 by a little after 8AM EST before it rallied back higher throughout most of trade in New York, but it still ended with a loss of 0.17%. Silver fell to $16.18 in Asia before it rallied to as high as $16.358 in early afternoon New York trade and then edged back lower into the close, but it still ended with a gain of 0.06%.

 

Euro gold fell to about €1091, platinum lost $6.50 to $861, and copper dropped a penny to about $3.03.

 

Gold and silver equities ended modestly lower in mixed trade.

 

The Economy:

 

U.S. Consumers' Economic Expectations Match Highest Since 2002  Bloomberg

Leading indicators up in May, still short of expectations  CNBC

U.S. jobless claims fall; mid-Atlantic manufacturing slows  Reuters

 

Tomorrow brings Markit manufacturing PMI and services.

 

The Markets:

 

Oil saw slight losses ahead of tomorrow’s OPEC meeting.

 

The U.S. dollar index fell and treasuries rose on poor manufacturing data.

 

The Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P lost nearly 1% on trade tensions and mostly disappointing company news.

 

Among the big names making news in the market today were Daimler, Darden Restaurants, Micron, Amazon, and Intel.

 

GATA Posts:

 

 

USAWatchdog interviews TF Metals Report's Hemke on rates, Deutsche Bank, gold

Deutsche Bank fined over 'improper' forex conduct

Craig Hemke at Sprott Money: More on Comex 'exchanges for paper'

Russia dumps Treasuries for gold

 

The Statistics:

As of close of business: 6/20/2018

Gold Warehouse Stocks:

8,823,483.106

-189,910.05

Silver Warehouse Stocks:

272,890,784.502

+96,319.22

 

Global Gold ETF Holdings

[WGC Sponsored ETF’s]

 

 

Product name

Total Tonnes

Total Ounces

Total Value

New York Stock Exchange Arca (NYSE Arca) AND Singapore Exchange (SGX) AND Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) AND Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx) AND Mexico Stock Exchange (BMV)

SPDR® Gold Shares

828.759

26,645,429

US$33,729m

London Stock Exchange (LSE) AND NYSE Euronext Paris AND Borsa Italiana AND Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (Deutsche Börse - Xetra)

Gold Bullion Securities

138.13

4,441,056

US$5,632m

London Stock Exchange (LSE) AND NYSE Euronext Paris AND Borsa Italiana AND Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (Deutsche Börse - Xetra) AND NYSE Euronext Amsterdam

ETFS Physical Gold

152.66

4,908,200

US$6,223m

Australian Stock Exchange (ASX)

Gold Bullion Securities

11.16

358,789

US$455m

Note: No change in Total Tonnes from yesterday’s data.

 

COMEX Gold Trust (IAU) Total Tonnes in Trust: 273.66: No change from yesterday’s data.

 

Silver Trust (SLV) Total Tonnes in Trust: 9,842.48: +73.18 change from yesterday’s data.

 

The Miners:

 

Eldorado’s (EGO) development update and Excellon’s (EXN.TO) drilling were among the big stories in the gold and silver mining industry making headlines today.

 

WINNERS

1.  Alexco

AXU +5.56% $1.33

2.  DRDGOLD

DRD +3.30% $2.82

3.  Avino

ASM +3.28% $1.26

 

LOSERS

1.  Taseko

TGB -4.31% $1.11

2.  Eurasian

EMX -3.57% $1.08

3.  Newmont

NEM-2.45% $37.02

Winners & Losers tracks NYSE listed gold and silver mining stocks that trade over $1.

 

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