Silver gained after the biggest loss since August, with markets calming following the buying frenzy that sent prices to an eight-year high earlier this week.
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Silver prices continue to struggle so far this week despite a lackluster US Dollar. Since the monthly high on November 9, XAG/USD is down nearly 5%. Meanwhile, the US Dollar (DXY) gained only 0.25%. Generally precious metals, like gold and silver, tend to perform well during periods of USD weakness.
Silver Spot Support Zone $28 — $ 27.48, Target Price $29 — 29.80, September silver futures prices on MCX rose 0.4% to ₹69,135 per kg. In the previous session gold had surged ₹500 per 10 gram while silver had gained about ₹1,000 per kg. Gold prices in India had hit a record high of ₹56,200 on August 7 and since then prices have been volatile in tandem with movement in global rates.
Silver price continues to trade near $27.00 as the U.S. dollar is losing ground against a broad basket of currencies while gold tries to settle above the 20 EMA near $1950.