Gold  1968-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Gold increased 0.65 USD/t oz. or 0.06% to 1,172.30 on Friday December 2 from 1,171.65 in the previous trading session. Historically, Gold reached an all time high of 1898.25 in September of 2011 and a record low of 34.83 in January of 1970.

Gold is expected to trade at 1205.00 USD/t oz. by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 1169.00 in 12 months time.
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Energy Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Crude Oil 51.62 0.61 1.19% 10.49% 15.35% 39.25% Dec/02
Brent 54.33 0.44 0.82% 14.93% 17.21% 23.21% Dec/02
Natural gas 3.45 0.05 -1.43% 12.36% 24.61% 58.21% Dec/02
Gasoline 1.55 0.01 0.53% 13.61% 9.07% 19.85% Dec/02
Heating oil 1.65 0.00 0.00% 8.64% 13.01% 21.29% Dec/02
Ethanol 1.65 0.08 4.83% -6.25% -4.62% 9.34% Dec/02

Metals Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Gold 1,172.30 0.65 0.06% -0.97% -10.01% 10.37% Dec/02
Silver 16.52 0.00 0.01% 0.14% -10.02% 17.10% Dec/02
Palladium 741.75 11.77 -1.56% -0.38% 19.84% 37.72% Dec/02
Platinum 929.82 14.64 1.60% 2.37% -6.66% 9.80% Dec/02

Agricultural Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Corn 337.25 5.25 -1.53% 0.67% -3.09% -10.54% Dec/02
Soybeans 1,028.25 1.50 -0.15% -1.60% 3.92% 14.63% Dec/02
Wheat 385.75 9.75 -2.47% -2.22% -6.37% -19.34% Dec/02
Cotton 71.04 0.14 0.20% -0.29% 4.36% 11.09% Dec/02
Rice 9.72 0.00 0.00% 1.94% -0.92% -13.48% Dec/02
Canola 530.10 2.40 0.45% 0.32% 3.09% 9.68% Dec/02
Cocoa 2,395.00 11.00 -0.46% -2.13% -9.04% -29.27% Dec/02
Rubber 232.80 0.10 -0.04% 0.39% 30.93% 37.18% Dec/02
Orange Juice 220.65 1.30 -0.59% 1.94% -2.30% 57.05% Dec/02
Coffee 145.80 0.90 0.62% -6.18% -10.50% 21.25% Dec/02
Lumber 337.20 6.10 1.84% 0.84% 9.30% 37.75% Dec/02
Oat 200.25 15.00 -6.97% -7.61% -9.80% -15.86% Dec/02
Wool 1,378.00 0.00 0.00% 1.10% 4.71% 10.95% Dec/02
Sugar 19.22 0.14 -0.72% -3.13% -11.43% 25.05% Dec/02

Livestock Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Live Cattle 109.51 0.95 -0.86% -0.15% 3.93% -15.40% Dec/03
Lean Hogs 51.13 4.05 -7.33% -0.19% 6.90% -11.85% Dec/03
Beef 10.07 0.00 0.00% -0.49% -2.71% 1.41% Dec/02
Feeder Cattle 127.40 0.25 -0.20% -0.33% 1.09% -19.57% Dec/03

Industrial Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Copper 2.63 0.01 -0.44% 0.98% 17.01% 27.74% Dec/02
Cobalt 29,750.00 0.00 0.00% 1.71% 5.31% 23.70% Dec/02
Lead 2,256.25 0.00 0.00% 1.12% 10.65% 34.64% Dec/02
Aluminum 1,722.00 1.00 0.06% -2.71% -0.52% 16.31% Dec/01
Tin 21,055.00 480.00 2.33% -1.38% -0.24% 41.12% Dec/01
Zinc 2,728.00 28.00 1.04% 0.18% 9.69% 76.11% Dec/01
Nickel 11,404.75 0.00 0.00% -1.11% 10.95% 29.06% Dec/02
Molybdenum 15,000.00 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% -0.33% Dec/02
Steel 312.50 0.00 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 48.81% Dec/02
Iron Ore 79.00 0.00 0.00% 1.28% 18.80% 90.36% Dec/02
Coal 87.70 0.00 0.00% -17.23% -21.94% 67.37% Dec/02

Index Actual Change Daily Weekly Monthly Yearly Date
Baltic Dry 1,198.00 2.00 0.17% 23.00% 34.61% 130.83% Dec/02
CRB Index 192.83 0.00 0.00% 4.06% 0.80% 1.53% Dec/02
LME Index 2,786.50 0.00 0.00% 11.06% 13.04% 23.45% Dec/02
S&P GSCI 2,364.62 9.94 0.42% 5.83% 7.81% 0.34% Dec/02


Gold Notes

The biggest producers of gold are China, Australia, United States, South Africa, Russia, Peru and Indonesia. The biggest consumers of gold jewelry are India, China, United States, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Russia and UAE. Gold Futures are available for Trading in the Commodity Exchange (COMEX) which merged with the New York Mercantile exchange in 1994 and became the division responsible for metals trading. Half of the gold consumption in the world is in jewelry, 40% in investments, and 10% in industry. However, Gold is not only a precious metal but also a commodity vital for many industries. Gold is an excellent conductor of electricity, is extremely resistant to corrosion, and is one of the most chemically stable of the elements, making it critically important in electronics and other high-tech applications. This page provides - Gold - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Gold - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2016.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1172.30 1173.65 1898.25 34.83 1968 - 2016 USD/t oz. Daily