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Gold shines in August

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Outside of gold, August has been a tough month for commodities. The PerfChart below shows performance for six commodity related ETFs. Only one is up. Metals, Oil and Natural Gas are down rather sharply. Gold, in contrast is up over 2%. In an interesting twist, notice that gold is up and silver is down.

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Arthur Hill
About the author: , CMT, is a Senior Technical Analyst at StockCharts.com. Focusing predominantly on US equities and ETFs, his systematic approach of identifying trend, finding signals within the trend, and setting key price levels has made him an esteemed market technician. Arthur has written articles for numerous financial publications including Barrons and Stocks & Commodities Magazine. In addition to his Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation, he holds an MBA from the Cass Business School at City University in London. Learn More
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