After trading as high as $1,325.00/oz. yesterday, following the North Korean missile launch and the euro trading at a 2-year high against the dollar, this morning gold prices are trading $1,311.00, up $2.00. GLD holdings have risen nearly 790K, or 3.10%, thus far in August. Copper prices at 3-year highs are firm again today. Hurricane Harvey has closed 20% of US oil refinery capacity.