Trump – Attack Via Tweets Comes Week Before Fed Meets on Policy

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Gold Silver Reports (GSR) – “The Fed interest rate way too high, added to ridiculous quantitative tightening! They don’t have a clue!” Trump said on Twitter, renewing his complaints about the U.S. central bank a week before it meets in Washington to discuss monetary policy.

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BlackRock Heaps Praise on Gold’s Role as a Tough Year Opens

Gold may extend gains as global growth slows, equity market volatility remains elevated and the Federal Reserve is expected to ease back on the pace of policy tightening this year, according to a BlackRock Inc. money manager, who says the Precious metal offers an effective hedge.

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Goldman Sounds the China Alarm and Cuts Metals Outlook

Goldman Sounds the China Alarm and Cuts Metals Outlook

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. chopped back its near-term metals forecasts as China’s economy has “decelerated notably,” while balancing that outlook with a prediction mainland policy makers will respond by stoking expansion in the second half, aiding a revival in copper and aluminum.

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Fed Raises Rates, Turns More Cautious on Outlook for 2019 Hikes

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Following the decision, stocks erased gains, 10-year Treasury yields fell and the dollar bounced off its lows of the day. Investors may have been swayed by the Fed’s generally upbeat analysis and expectation of more rate increases than markets anticipate.

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