Gold steadily rose throughout most of world trade and ended near its late session high of $1666.22 with a gain of 1.23%.Silver surged to as high as $32.26 and ended with a gain of 2.26%.
Euro gold fell to about €1255, platinum gained $4.50 to $1621.50, and copper gained 5 cents to about $3.81.
Gold and silver equities rose about 2% by midmorning and remained near that level for the rest of the day.
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New Home Sales
All of this week’s other economic reports:
Initial Claims - 3/17
FHFA Housing Price Index - January
Leading Indicators - February
Existing Home Sales - February
Building Permits - February
Housing Starts - February
NAHB Housing Market Index - March
Next week’s economic highlights include Pending Home Sales on Monday, the Case-Shiller 20-city Index and Consumer Confidence on Tuesday, Durable Goods Orders on Wednesday, Initial Jobless Claims and GDP on Thursday, and Personal Income and Spending, Core PCE Prices, Chicago PMI, and Michigan Sentiment on Friday.
Charts Courtesy of http://finance.yahoo.com/
Treasuries rose as the Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P held near unchanged on disappointing housing data.
Among the big names making news in the market Friday were BATS, Zynga, Credit Suisse, and US Airways.
Activity from: 3/22/2012
Gold Warehouse Stocks:
Silver Warehouse Stocks:
Global Gold ETF Holdings
[WGC Sponsored ETF’s]
New York Stock Exchange Arca (NYSE Arca) AND Singapore Exchange (SGX) AND Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) AND Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx)
SPDR® Gold Shares
London Stock Exchange (LSE) AND NYSE Euronext Paris AND Borsa Italiana AND Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (Deutsche Börse - Xetra)
Gold Bullion Securities
London Stock Exchange (LSE) AND NYSE Euronext Paris AND Borsa Italiana AND Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (Deutsche Börse - Xetra) AND NYSE Euronext Amsterdam
ETFS Physical Gold
Australian Stock Exchange (ASX)
Gold Bullion Securities
Johannesburg Securities Exchange (JSE)
New Gold Debentures
Note: Change in Total Tonnes from yesterday’s data: SPDR subtracted 7.554 tonnes.
COMEX Gold Trust (IAU) Total Tonnes in Trust: 182.36: No change from yesterday’s data.
Silver Trust (SLV) Total Tonnes in Trust: 9,726.99: No change from yesterday’s data.
United Silver’s (USC.TO) exploration and development plan was the only big story in the gold and silver mining industry making headlines Friday.
NSU +8.92% $3.54
XRA +6.98% $2.76
ASM -7.42% $2.12
GRZ -2.59% $3.01
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