component in any investment portfolio," Stephen Innes, APAC trading head at OANDA, said.In other precious metals, spot silver was up 0.3 percent to $16.57 per ounce, while platinum gained 0.6 percent to $959
with similar or harsher measures, threatening global growth.Among other precious metals, both spot silver and platinum were up 0.5 percent, at $16.27 per ounce and $944.90 per ounce, respectively.Palladium rose
whereas any rise could generate opportunity for going short at higher levels.SilverPrices slipped to a two weeks lower levels in Tuesdays session but ended with some short covering which hints towards more
in higher prices," Saxo Bank's Hansen said.Technical support for gold was at its 100-day moving average of $1,305 an ounce.In other precious metals, silver was down 0.1 percent at $16.28 an ounce, trading
Asian shares eased amid fears of rising U.S. protectionism as President Donald Trump fired his Secretary of State, regarded as a moderate in his administration, and eyes hefty tariffs on Chinese imports.
"Many consumers are busy in paying advance tax. Since this is last month of the fiscal year, they have to pay taxes by March end," said Ashok Jain, proprietor of Mumbai-based wholesaler Chenaji Narsinghji.
Spot gold had slipped by 0.1 percent to $1,328.65 an ounce at 0130 GMT and was down for a fourth straight session. Prices fell 1.3 percent on Tuesday, in their biggest one-day percentage decline since Dec. 7, 2017.
,326, according to Reuters technical analyst Wang Tao.Among other precious metals, silver was down 0.6 percent at $16.57 an ounce.Palladium was 0.4 percent lower at $1,028.65, after rising to the highest since Feb