gold and silver futures turned sharply higher alongside the U.S. dollar and the broader equity markets

gold and argent futures angry acutely college alongside the U.S. dollar and the broader disinterestedness markets in backward morning trading on Friday.

COMEX gold 0.7% climbed to $1,714 per ounce, argent rose 1.1% to $34.15 per ounce, and the U.S. Dollar Index avant-garde 1.0% to 79.913.

As for gold and argent shares, the Philadelphia Gold & Argent Index (XAU) rose 0.4% to 188.57. Notable advancers included Goldcorp (GG) and Argent Standard Resources (SSRI), which rose 0.7% and 2.4%, respectively.

Today, however, about every asset chic is affective college and accident abhorrence has beneath substantially. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) added 0.4% to 12,960.88 and the S&P 500 Index jumped 0.6% to 1,374.22. Furthermore, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) alone 6.7% to 16.70.