From Chris Mullen at GoldSeek.com...
Gold Prices rose $5.05 to $1505.85 in Asia Thursday morning before falling to as low as $1478.10 by about 7am EST. Gold prices then rallied back higher into the close and ended with a gain of 0.43%.
The Gold Price in Euros rose to over €1066.
Silver Prices climbed almost 1% to $35.76 in Asia before falling back to $32.315 in London, but then rallied back higher in New York and ended with a loss of just 1.38%.
Gold Mining and silver equities hovered near unchanged and ended slightly lower.
Platinum lost $8.25 to $1765.25, and copper gained 6 cents to about $3.97.
Oil rose as the US Dollar reversed early gains and ended lower after a European Central Bank policymaker made some hawkish comments.
Treasuries fell as the Dow, Nasdaq, and S&P reversed early losses and ended higher on a rebound in commodities. Thursday's 30-year note auction drew a high yield of 4.38% with a bid to cover of 2.43.
Among the big names making news in the market on Thursday were Takeda and Goldman Sachs.
Friday at 8:30am EST brings CPI for April expected at 0.4% and Core CPI expected at 0.1%. At 9:55 is Michigan Sentiment for May expected at 69.5.
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