Platinum falls for second session, dollar hits week trough

2018-12-28 15:47:46 GMT (Economies.com)
Platinum falls for second session, dollar hits week trough

Platinum prices fell while still heading for the second weekly profit in a row, as the dollar index plumbed December 20 lows, following earlier data from the US today. 

 

As of 02:38 GMT, platinum shed 0.59% to $792.02 an ounce, while the dollar index slipped 0.23% to 96.26, marking week lows. 

 

US pending home sales fell 0.7% m/m in November, improving on a 2.6% monthly drop in October, while still missing expectations of a 1% increase, as sales fell 7.7% y/y, sharpening a 4.7% yearly drop in October. 

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.1072
-0.0026
0.2365%
1.2243
0.0089
0.7323%
17.183
0.079
0.461%
54.005
-0.795
1.451%
58.86
-1.13
1.88%
1507.125
-5.140
0.340%
 
 
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