August 03, 2020

Gold is holding steady around $1,970 and silver is up $0.25, currently trading at $24.45, as Congress is more likely to agree to a new round of stimulus aid as COVID-19 cases continue to increase throughout the US. Equities rose on the news too, with the Dow and S&P 500 up about 1% each going into the last hour of trading.  The Nasdaq broke a new record, reaching 10,927.56 on strong tech earnings, and is currently up 1.6%.