While the Shanghai Gold Exchange Was Closed All Week, Gold and Silver Took a Dive.
Gold and silver down 4.4% and 8.6%, respectively during the week.
Gold and silver sales at the U.S. and Perth Mints ratchet higher in September/first week of October
Top Gold And Silver Stories from the week ended October 8, 2016.
The top story of the week: The Clinton Trump Matchup
Wikileak issued a statement from Hillary about wanting to drone Assange, a Donald Trump explicit audio tape released and Wikileaks released partial transcripts of Hillary Clinton’s Goldman Sachs speeches.
Top economic stories of the week: Gold and silver take nose dives during the week long Chinese holiday.
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Gold and silver
Gold closed last week at $1315.80 and closed this week at $1257.60 ( 4.4%)
Silver closed last week at $19.15 closed this week at $17.53 (-8.6%)
The gold and silver ratio ended the week at 71.78: 1