Gold (XAU/USD) is declining for the second day in a row. The reason of such a dynamic is that investors have turned to stocks.
Gold dips with Jackson Hole central bank views anticipated
On Monday, the number one precious commodity went down moderately in Asia on Monday with the decisive tone from key bank representatives gathering in Wyoming already this week on withdrawing exceptional monetary stimulus key to the fortunes of the precious metal.
December delivery gold futures declined 0.07% being worth $1.290.73 in New York.
Coming up this trading week, market participants will be considering speeches by key bankers at the Fed’s annual major bank symposium in Jackson Hole. Additionally, Mario Draghi, ECB Governor will be another object of interest because the EU statesman has lagged an actual discussion so far underway in America and broached in Japan on the exact timing as well as methods of winding down asset purchasing programs.
Besides this, upcoming American reports on housing and also durable goods might affect Fed policy. Meanwhile, the euro zone is expected to issue data on private sector activity soon.
The Reserve Bank of Australia will publish its statement and announce the interest rate on July 7, at 7:30 MT time.
The overall market sentiment was mixed after the USA recorded the largest increase in virus cases since May 9. The data even offset the better-than-expected NFP.
The risk-on tone is back on the market again. Let’s look at main trading opportunities.