Falling Dollar Boosts Gold And Silver Prices

The Dollar Index is falling 1% today to a new four-month low. That’s giving a boost to commodity markets, and precious metals in particular. Silver in particular is having a strong day. The second chart shows the Silver Trust iShares (SLV) gapping more than 3% higher in heavy trading. It is now testing its early April high and 200-day average. The third chart shows the Gold SPDR (GLD) jumping as well in heavy trading. Precious metal stocks have having a good day.

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Courtesy: StockCharts.com

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