Gold Market Report Headlines

PRECIOUS-Gold hovers near 5-wk lows amid dollar pressure, rising yields

Gold prices on Thursday stayed close to five-week lows hit in the previous session, pressured by a stronger dollar, which hovered near more than three-month highs, and a rise in U.S. Treasury yields. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was little changed at $1,323.34 per ounce at 0101 GMT. The yellow metal on Wednesday hit a low of $1,318.51 an ounce, its lowest since March 21. * U.S. gold futures gained 0.1 percent at $1,324.60 an ounce.

PRECIOUS-Gold falls on strong dollar, higher U.S. yields

Gold prices dropped on Wednesday as benchmark U.S. bond yields poked above the 3 percent level and lifted the dollar to its highest in more than three months. Spot gold was down half-a-percent at $1,323.59 per ounce, as of 0759 GMT. The yellow metal rose 0.5 percent on Tuesday to break a three-sessio

PRECIOUS-Gold prices inch up as equities slide

Gold prices edged higher on Wednesday as most global stock markets fell and as the U.S. dollar eased below an over three-month high hit in the previous session. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,330.96 per ounce at 0058 GMT. Prices on Tuesday rose 0.5 percent to break a three-session losing streak. * U.S. gold futures were steady at $1,332.60 per ounce. * Asian shares were under pressure on Wednesday, with a ri

PRECIOUS-Gold edges up, but safe-haven demand starts to fade

Gold prices edged up on Tuesday, but stayed near two-week lows as a stronger dollar, rising U.S. Treasury yields and receding geopolitical worries crimped safe-haven demand for the metal. After falling for three previous sessions, spot gold

PRECIOUS-Gold steady but buoyant dollar, Treasury yields weigh

Gold prices steadied in Asian trade on Tuesday, a day after falling to the lowest level in more than two weeks, as a climb in the dollar and 10-year U.S. Treasury yields dampened the appeal of bullion, which pays no interest. FUNDAMENTALS * After falling for three sessions, spot gold edged up 0.1 percent to $1,325.16 per ounce at 0041 GMT, not far from a low of $1,321.81 an ounce touched on Monday, its weakest level since April 6. * U.S.