SHANGHAI, Jun. 19 (SMM) -- COMEX gold futures for delivery in August opened at USD 1,631/oz and closed at USD 1,627/oz on Jun. 18, down USD 1.1/oz or 0.07% from the previous trading day, and USD 11.5/oz higher than London’s USD 1,615.5/oz in the afternoon. Highest and lowest COMEX prices during the day were USD 1,631/oz and USD 1,609.4/oz.
COMEX silver futures for July delivery opened at USD 29/oz and closed at USD 28.7/oz, down USD 0.04/oz or 0.14% from the previous trading day, and USD 0.27/oz higher than London’s USD 28.43/oz of the day. Highest and lowest COMEX prices during the day were USD 29/oz and USD 28.2/oz.
COMEX August gold finished slightly lower yesterday. Spanish bond yields rose and the risk aversion strengthened to weigh down gold prices. Gold will remain under pressure today.