Gold Price News: Zijin Mining is Pessimistic on Gold Prices

Zijin Mining, the leading Chinese gold producer, is betting on lower gold prices for the end of 2014 and is already planning on how to counter them.

Gold News: 7 Key Factors that Influence Gold Prices

Understanding the true value of gold has always been a difficult task to achieve. Here are 7 key factors that can help you understand gold prices better.

Gold News: No Clear Direction for This Week’s Kitco News Gold Survey

This week’s Kitco News gold survey has shown mixed feelings for the direction of gold prices. Geopolitical risks and unexpected good economic data seem to be currently the two main points that help participants pick the direction.

Gold News Today: Why Gold “Could Go to Infinity”

Last Tuesday Former U.S. Representative Ron Paul said that gold “could go to infinity”.Yet, gold prices going up don’t necessarily mean that profits will do the same.

Gold News: Gold Bulls Raise Bets

As Gold prices fall for a second week straight on strong U.S. economic data, Hedge Funds are still increasing their positions on gold, as concerns over the tension between Russia and Ukraine grow.

Gold News Today: Gold Prices Expected to Drop Lower

Gold fell to its lowest level since June 18th last Thursday on the NYMEX. Many analysts expect gold prices to drop further by the end of 2014 even though gold is currently up by more than 8% for the year.

High Gold Prices in the Coming Week

Following strong technical performance and geopolitical worries, gold prices are expected to rise according to the weekly Kitco News Gold Survey.

The United States Officially Leads the World in Oil Production

According to research done by Bank of America Merill Lynch, America has surpassed both Saudi Arabia and Russia in the production of crude oil and liquids separated from natural gas in the last six months.

Platinum News : Strikes in South Africa rattle supply

Platinum has neared a 10-month high on Tuesday, as platinum for October delivery (the most actively traded contract) closed at $US1,515.00 for a troy ounce on the NYMEX

Gold News: Gold Rallies as Turmoil Continues in Iraq and Ukraine

Gold Posts first back-to-back quarterly gains since 2011

Algorithmic Gold Forecast For 2014

In 2011, gold prices touched $2000. However, since then the precious metal’s value has not fared well, falling 24% in 2013. Gold fell below $1,300 on Tuesday as the market focused on the U.S. Federal Reserve’s policy meeting and expectations for strong U.S. data although losses were limited due to demand for safe haven assets amidst increasing tensions between Ukraine and Russia, who is accused by the West of leading a separatist revolt in Eastern Ukraine after the country annexed Crimea in March.