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Gold Apr '22 (GCJ22)

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Gold Futures Market News and Commentary

Dollar Gains on Weakness in the Yuan on Chinese Economic Concerns

The dollar index (DXY00) on Wednesday rose by +0.175 (+0.17%).  The dollar index Wednesday rose moderately and found support from weakness in the yuan after Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said China’s economic difficulties are worse than in 2020.  The minutes of the May 3-4 FOMC meeting were also supportive of the dollar as they stated that most Fed officials backed 50 bp rate hikes at the next couple of FOMC meetings. 

Wednesday’s U.S. economic data was weaker-than-expected and bearish for the dollar.  Apr capital goods new orders nondefense ex-aircraft & parts rose +0.3% m/m, weaker than expectations of +0.5% m/m.

The May 3-4 FOMC meeting minutes said that most Fed officials backed 50 bp rate hikes at the next couple of FOMC meetings and that restrictive policy may become appropriate. All Fed officials backed plans to start shrinking the balance sheet, and a number of officials backed the sale of mortgage-backed securities (MBS) once the runoff was well underway.

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Contract Specifications

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Contract
Gold 100-oz
Contract Size
100 fine troy ounces
Tick Size
0.10 (10 cents) per troy ounce ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
5:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:20a.m. - 12:30p.m.) (Settles 12:30p.m.) CST
Exchange
COMEX
Point Value
$100
Margin/Maintenance
$7,920/7,200
First Notice Date
03/31/22
Expiration Date
04/27/22 (expired)

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Gold Apr '22
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Apr Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of May 17, 2022

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Commercials - Long / Short
137,687 (+5,436)
344,566 (-15,441)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
283,011 (-5,936)
107,651 (+12,019)
Producers - Long / Short
24,468 (+2,226)
62,025 (-3,118)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
89,655 (-67)
258,977 (-15,600)
Managed Money - Long / Short
115,572 (-8,359)
72,212 (+10,273)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
167,439 (+2,423)
35,439 (+1,746)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
1,881.1 +0.26%
on 04/27/22
1,997.1 -5.57%
on 04/18/22
-68.3 (-3.50%)
since 03/25/22
3-Month
1,780.6 +5.91%
on 01/28/22
2,078.8 -9.28%
on 03/08/22
+90.9 (+5.06%)
since 01/27/22
52-Week
1,682.4 +12.10%
on 08/09/21
2,078.8 -9.28%
on 03/08/22
+97.5 (+5.45%)
since 04/27/21

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GCQ22 : 1,854.2 (+0.09%)
MMM22 : 71.34 (+0.01%)
GRM22 : 1,848.0 (+0.09%)
World Copper Mine Production Surged in First Quarter 2022

According to preliminary data, the world copper mine production surged higher by around 2.5% in the initial quarter of the year.

HGN22 : 4.2585 (+0.09%)
HJM22 : 4.2568s (-1.10%)
QCN22 : 4.2600 (+0.14%)
O9M22 : 9,375.00s (-0.89%)
CUPAUSY2.CM : 3.3692 (-0.11%)
CUPAUSY6.CM : 2.9548 (-0.05%)
CUPAUSY1.CM : 3.5354 (+0.20%)
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HVM22 : 1,199.00 (-0.08%)
THU22 : 620.00s (unch)
C-M22 : 471.50s (+1.40%)
V7N22 : 749.00s (+1.22%)
V5K22 : 1,342.50s (unch)
FSPAUSY41.CM : 10.8977 (+0.94%)
FSPAUSY46.CM : 10.1957 (unch)
SSPAUSY39.CM : 0.5577 (-2.02%)
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U8M22 : 74,665.00s (-0.01%)
RBI Declared Fresh Norms for Gold Imports

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GCQ22 : 1,854.2 (+0.09%)
MMM22 : 71.34 (+0.01%)
GRM22 : 1,848.0 (+0.09%)
U.S. Imports of Steel Mill Products by Country of Origin

The largest source of import during the year-to-date as well as during the one-year period was Canada.

HVM22 : 1,199.00 (-0.08%)
THU22 : 620.00s (unch)
C-M22 : 471.50s (+1.40%)
V7N22 : 749.00s (+1.22%)
V5K22 : 1,342.50s (unch)
FSPAUSY41.CM : 10.8977 (+0.94%)
FSPAUSY46.CM : 10.1957 (unch)
SSPAUSY39.CM : 0.5577 (-2.02%)
Hydro Aluminum Plant Certified to Produce Lor-Carbon Recycled Product

The certificate was issued on 18th May, 2022.

ALQ22 : 2,866.75 (-0.43%)
Q8N22 : 2,865.50s (-0.95%)
R8M22 : 1,900.00s (+2.15%)
ALPAUSY15.CM : 0.7633 (unch)
ALPAUSY51.CM : 0.5057 (+5.51%)
World Crude Steel Output Slumped in Jan-Apr ‘22

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HVM22 : 1,199.00 (-0.08%)
THU22 : 620.00s (unch)
C-M22 : 471.50s (+1.40%)
V7N22 : 749.00s (+1.22%)
V5K22 : 1,342.50s (unch)
FSPAUSY41.CM : 10.8977 (+0.94%)
FSPAUSY46.CM : 10.1957 (unch)
SSPAUSY39.CM : 0.5577 (-2.02%)
25th May, 2022: Scrap Gold Prices Surged, Platinum and Silver Dipped on Index

In the Hallmarked category, the 14 carat gold scrap prices went higher by $6.18 per Oz.

25th May, 2022-North American Copper Scrap Prices Dropped on Index

Brass Radiator /Fe and Brass Radiator Ends prices maintained the previous day price levels.

Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Buy Signal with a Weak Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 1,916.8
2nd Resistance Point 1,908.7
1st Resistance Point 1,897.3
Last Price 1,885.9s
1st Support Level 1,877.8
2nd Support Level 1,869.7
3rd Support Level 1,858.3

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52-Week High 2,078.8
Fibonacci 61.8% 1,927.4
Last Price 1,885.9s
Fibonacci 50% 1,880.6
Fibonacci 38.2% 1,833.8
52-Week Low 1,682.4

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