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Gary S. Wagner has been a technical market analyst for 25 years. A frequent contributor to STOCKS & COMMODITIES Magazine, he has also written for Futures Magazine as well as Barrons. He is the executive producer of "The Gold Forecast," a daily video newsletter.

He has been a speaker for financial seminars including Futures West and the Dow Jones Financial Symposium which travels throughout the world.. Coauthor of "Trading Applications Of Japanese Candlestick Charting" a John Wiley publication.

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Gold lost 3.82% this week, resulting in a fourth consecutive weekly decline

(Kitco commentary) - Gold opened at $1977 on Monday, April 18, and this would mark the beginning of four consecutive weekly declines.

A strong 4th quarter GDP is the driving force that took gold sharply lower today

(Kitco commentary) - A report released today by the government indicated tremendous growth in GDP Q4, coupled with the change of market sentiment for gold from yesterdayâ??s release of the Fed's updated monetary policy resulted in gold trading sharply lower.

Have market participants completely factored in next week’s FOMC meeting?

(Kitco commentary) - With the tremendous decline in U.S. equities, it seems quite likely that market participants have been factoring in next weekâ??s FOMC meeting and a more hawkish Federal Reserve. Can the same be said for market participants actively investing or trading in gold or silver?

U.S. equities and precious metals react to the real possibility of liftoff in March

(Kitco commentary) - U.S. equities and precious metals react to the real possibility of liftoff in March

Inflation & gold; both sides of the double-edged sword are razor-sharp

(Kitco commentary) - Inflation & gold; both sides of the double-edged sword are razor-sharp

Jobs reports come in well below forecasts and support gold prices

(Kitco commentary) - Job growth was moderate at best last December, according to the U.S. Labor Department's nonfarm payroll jobs report which was released today. Economists polled by various news sources predicted that there would be an additional 400,000 jobs added to payrolls last month.

Gold continues to attract market participants as a primary tool of wealth preservation

(Kitco commentary) - Gold continues to attract market participants as a primary tool of wealth preservation

Dollar Strength resulting from higher Treasury yields pressures gold lower

(Kitco commentary) - Dollar Strength resulting from higher Treasury yields pressures gold lower

Investors focus on gold as the go to asset to combat inflation at a 31-year high

(Kitco commentary) - While gold has traded to a higher high, a higher low, and higher close than yesterday, the key is that it has been consolidating right beneath a critical area of resistance.

Gold remains above key and critical short-term support but it is the release of Friday’s jobs report that will shape the future direction of gold

(Kitco commentary) - Gold remains above key and critical short-term support but it is the release of Fridayâ??s jobs report that will shape the future direction of gold