02.05.2013 - Gold bull run seen over as bear drop frays faithful
Goldís longest winning streak in at least nine decades is poised to end as diminishing trust in the metalís ability to preserve value spurred a majority of analysts to predict the first annual retreat since 2000. Prices will close the year at $1,550 an ounce, 7.5 percent less than at the end of 2012 and the biggest drop since 1997, according to the median of 38 estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Investors are selling bullion held through exchange-traded products at the fastest pace on record, hedge funds accumulated their second-biggest bearish bet ever and futures had their biggest two-day drop in 33 years last month...............................................Full Article: Source
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