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Neils Christensen

Neils Christensen


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Neils Christensen has a diploma in journalism from Lethbridge College and has more than a decade of reporting experience working for news organizations throughout Canada. His experiences include covering territorial and federal politics in Nunavut, Canada. He has worked exclusively within the financial sector since 2007, when he started with the Canadian Economic Press. Neils can be contacted at: 1 866 925 4826 ext. 1526 nchristensen at @Neils_c

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Sentiment shows gold’s fair value is around $1,800… for now

(Kitco News) - (Kitco News) - Gold prices could fall below $1,800 an ounce as sentiment in the marketplace continues to have a slightly bearish tilt; however, market analysts are not expecting any major route in gold as the precious metal continues to stand its ground, faced with rising interest rates worldwide.

Gold prices remain down but making a move back to $1,800 as ISM manufacturing PMI falls to 53

(Kitco News) - The gold market continues to push back towards $1,800 an ounce as the U.S. manufacturing sector sees weaker than expected growth in June, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM)

Franklin Templeton launches responsible gold ETF

(Kitco News) - Another player has entered the gold market as Franklin Templeton launches a new gold-backed ETF that also looks to improve a portfolio's ESG rating.

After 125 years Yukon’s gold rush gets bigger and bigger

(Kitco News) - People have been pulling gold out of Canada's Yukon Territory for 125 years. Yet, mining executives say that the jurisdiction's full potential remains untapped as companies continue expanding their precious metal resources and finding new significant green-field discoveries.

Hold gold as governments have 'scandalously mistreated' their currencies – Byron King

(Kitco News) - The gold market remains trapped in consolidation below $1,850 an ounce. Still, one analyst said that the precious metal's long-term bullish setup remains firmly in place.

Gold prices trading near session highs as U.S. Q1 GDP drops 1.6%

(Kitco News) - Weaker-than-expected consumption continues to take its toll on the U.S. economy, which contracted more than expected in the first quarter.

Canada's Yukon has the potential to be a world-class copper district

(Kitco News) - Canada's Yukon Territory is historically known for its prolific gold production; however, the territory is also home to potentially a tier-one copper district known as the Minto Copper Belt.

Gold prices trading near session lows as U.S. Consumer Confidences falls to 98.7

(Kitco News) - Disappointing consumer confidence is not having much impact the gold market as prices trade near session lows because of technical selling pressure.

Gold price sees little movement following 0.7% rise in U.S. durable goods numbers.

(Kitco News) - The gold market remains in roughly neutral territory as activity in the manufacturing sector picked up last month.

Gold price remains trapped after U.S., Canada, Britain, and Japan ban new Russian gold imports

(Kitco News) - Members of the Group of Seven, representing the top economies in the world, are adding gold to their sanctions against Russia because of its ongoing invasion of Ukraine.