GOLD

Gold found fresh buying above $1,190 per ounce in Asian, Middle Eastern and Europe markets this morning. The demand drove Gold to the $1,198 level and it has continued to trade around that level in the U.S. At 11am PDT today, Gold is trading at $1,197, up $4 per ounce on excellent volume.

SILVER

Silver tested the $14 level again today, reaching a low of $14.05 this morning. At 11am PDT today, Silver is up $0.04 per ounce, trading at $14.20 on average volume.