16.10.2008 - Gold lower amid commodities sell-off
From SMH: US gold futures ended a touch lower on Wednesday, limiting losses in spite of plunging stock markets and widespread decline in commodities as investors turned to gold as a safe store amid fears of a global recession, traders said. December gold settled down 50 cents at $US839.00 an ounce on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. December futures ranged from a low of $US833.10 to a peak of $US859.20. Gold accelerated gains on fresh buying and short covering due to the weaker stock markets - COMEX floor trader..... Full Article: Source