December 2, 2020

Precious metals continue their rally this week with gold and silver trading at $1,827.60 and $24.06. Gold and silver are currently up 2.1% and 6.1% respectively since last Friday.  Platinum is having a great week, breaking $1,000 for the first time since February, and is up about 4.5% for the week. Stocks are flat but are still hovering at record highs after having one of their best months in decades in November. Today’s ADP employment report showed 307,000 new private payroll jobs were created in November which is about 130,000 less than median forecasts.