Gold bars are typically the most cost-effective way to buy physical gold bullion, due to the fact that they can be produced by any private mint, and do not have value as a collectible, like many coins. Bars also offer distinct advantages in that they are more available than coins, come in a wider range of sizes/weights, and are nearly always .999 or .9999 fine gold.
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April 16th, 2014
April 16th Midweek Gold Market Update
Gold and silver spot values are attempting to stabilize themselves on Wednesday after both metals experienced hefty losses a day ago. Rising tensions in Ukraine are driving safe-haven demand for gold, but a boatload of other factors are keeping precious metals from making any significant gains. For example, early today yielded a few US economic reports, all of which bested market expectations.
While there is no denying that interest in precious metals... Read more
April 9th, 2014
April 9th Midweek Gold Market Update
Precious metals were able to post sharp gains on Tuesday, but are now feeling a bit of a corrective pullback just a day later. Last week's weaker than anticipated US jobs report for March as well as recent news of additional unrest in Ukraine spiked interest in gold and silver on Tuesday, but things have pulled back a little bit as the market now anxiously awaits the FOMC minutes, due out today.
Currently, gold is still sitting above the $1,300... Read more
April 2nd, 2014
April 2nd Midweek Gold Market Update
After more than 6 consecutive trading sessions in which they posted losses, precious metals were finally able to rebound a bit on Wednesday. Spot gold is still below the $1,3000 threshold, but has inched closer during the first half of the day.
This week will continue to be busy from an economic data standpoint, but the two most important events of the week will not take place until Thursday and Friday respectively. On Thursday, the European Central... Read more