Gold Settles $23.50 Higher ... ($1748.40)

Today's April Gold Futures session traded a very choppy and volatile $37.70 range.

Today's substantial rally was a direct result of a weaker U.S Dollar and a stronger Euro.

The news out of the European Union appeared to be a bit brighter in regards to Greece.

The Greek government was said to be drafting an agreement on their latest bailout deal

subject for approval later this week. Iran continues to be defiant in regards to its enrichment of uranium in its attempt to acquire nuclear capability and has warned retaliation to any nation that attacks its nuclear facilities program. This has heightened the sabre rattling in the region and has speculators nervous and buying Crude oil futures. March Crude Oil futures traded as high as $99.13 per barrel. Higher Crude oil is normally bullish precious metals...

FOMC chairman Ben Bernanke spoke to the Senate Budget Committee and stated 'the labor market has improved modestly from last year however; there is still a long way to go before the job market is running normally. He also said that interest rates will remain low through late 2014... The Friday and Monday price dip may have been a bargain buying opportunity for the jewelers of India. The Indian wedding season will continue through March...

MY SWING NUMBERS 2/8

APRIL GOLD

RESISTANCE # 2..............$1775.00

RESISTANCE # 1..............$1761.00

PIVOT............................ $1737.00

SUPPORT # 1..................$1724.00

SUPPORT # 2..................$1699.00

VOLUME..........................137,000

MARCH SILVER

RESISTANCE # 2............$35.05

RESISTANCE # 1............$34.62

PIVOT...........................$33.89

SUPPORT # 1.................$33.45

SUPPORT # 2.................$32.12

VOLUME ......................38,000

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