In trading, sector changes can happen in minutes. There is no word like ‘’permanent’’ there. Everything is evolving and developing. For example, statistics checked a few minutes ago may no longer be valid.
According to the updated information, the price of gold increased by 0.12%. However, due to the strengthening of the dollar, the achievements of the yellow metal are not as hopeful as they must be. Typically, gold moves against the dollar, and It may be surprising that the dollar reached the maximum indicator for the last several weeks on Wednesday.
Dollar Strengthen vs Gold Up
The dollar has been gradually strengthening in recent weeks, therefore, which gives us reason to assume a decline in the price of gold. However, the opposite can happen. No one has a guarantee.
The U.S. Senate on Tuesday passed an infrastructure plan that will be put to the vote in the House of Representatives. When the bill passed, the Senate began debating a $ 3.5 trillion spending plan.
Investors are now waiting for the U.S. data to be updated, including the key consumer price index, released in the afternoon. They need to assess inflationary pressures and the upcoming steps in the U.S. Federal Reserve.
According to Chicago Federal President Charles Evans, the current rise in inflation should not push federal funds to start reducing assets or raising interest rates prematurely. Any monetary policy change requires more months of labour data collection.
For instance, Gold prices have decreased 4x on Monday. Silver in other precious metals fell 0.1% to $ 23.29 an ounce. The price of platinum increased by 0.7%, while palladium was stable at $ 2,640.75.
Will the dollar strengthen more, or the gold price will start to decrease? We will see. What are your expectations? Let us know your opinion.