August 4, 2021

Gold and silver are trading at $1,810.80 and $25.47, retreating to yesterday’s levels after spiking earlier on weak ADP employment data.  Only 330,000 jobs were added last month making July the worst month for job growth since February.  The Dow is down 260 points on the news and the S&P 500 dipped 0.2%.  The Nasdaq continues to outperform this week on strong earnings and is currently up 0.3%.