14.04.2014 - Gold bears bet wrong again as Fed talk favors bulls: Commodities
Bearish speculators misjudged gold bets again as the release of Federal Reserve minutes extended this monthís rally in bullion. Money managers cut their net-long position to the lowest since February in the week ended April 8. The minutes of the Fedís March meeting the next day played down forecasts for higher rates, and gold had its biggest weekly gain in a month. Speculators misjudged prices in three of the past four weeks. First, investors anticipated accelerating inflation only to see the Fed signal higher borrowing costs in 2015. Then, bets that the gold rally would fizzle were undermined by weak economic reports...............................................Full Article: Source
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