July 15, 2019

Gold is trading at $1,411.00, up about $1.00, as negative GPD data out of China is offset with positive manufacturing data of the United States.  2019 second quarter GDP grew 6.3% in China, its lowest level year over year in 27 years.  The New York Fed’s Empire State manufacturing survey index rose 12.9 points to a positive 4.3, beating estimates by nearly 3 points.