Safe-haven buying boosts gold, silver just ahead of U.S. elections

Safe-haven buying boosts gold, silver just ahead of U.S. elections

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( Kitco News ) – Gold and silver futures prices are solidly higher in midday U.S. trading Monday, on safe-haven demand just one day before the U.S. elections and all of the uncertainty and anxiousness surrounding the matter. December gold futures were last up $15.00 at $1,894.90 and December Comex silver was last up $0.474 at $24.12 an ounce.

It’s a huge trading week as the U.S. election is Tuesday. Joe Biden has a sizeable lead over President Donald Trump in most polls. However, the polls were wrong in the last U.S. presidential election in 2016. Also, Covid-19 cases continue to rise in the U.S. and Europe, with the U.K. joining France in having to lock down many […]

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