Yesterday we witnessed another historic highs overcome S & P 500, while the index stood at 1,593 points up. Yesterday's optimism on trading not transfer, mainly for reasons of escape messages from the IMF. According to Bloomberg, the IMF reduced its growth forecast U.S. GDP from 2% to 1.7% this year. The main reason stated fiscal cuts.
I published all of today's macro data turn out worse than expected given. Since the industrial production in organic farming, through retail sales to consumer confidence in the United States.It is worth noting also report quarterly results bank JP Morgan, which showed better results and is currently trading at $ 115.75 (-0.22%) and Wells Fargo, which did not meet expectations and is now trading at $ 36.85 (-1 , 76%). We have had one of the first results of major banks.
Today, investors decided to sell out and precious metals, which have suffered heavy losses. The largest drop recorded silver, which after breaking 27 USD currently trades on the border $ 26.71 (-3.85%), gold is at $ 1,533.8 (-2.1%) and platinum $ 1507.6 (-1, 7%). In contrast, the 20-month highs got the price of natural gas after the publication of the U.S. government report on the state of stocks. According to the report inventories last week fell more than expected. The current price of natural gas is $ 4.21 per MMBT.
As the weekend continues Eurogrupu session, it is possible that the exchange price jump will be open from Friday's closing values.