Gold futures were down on Wednesday, tumbling after posting gains in each of the last four trading sessions. Metal prices have barely reacted to the minutes following the March meeting of the Federal Reserve System. The protocol showed that the members of the Federal Open Market Committee agreed that the COVID-19 pandemic “is causing enormous human and economic hardship” in the United States and around the world, and noted that “indicators of economic activity and employment have emerged recently, although sectors, those most affected by the pandemic remained weak. ” June gold GCM21,
in electronic trading amounted to 1,741.90 dollars per ounce. As a result of the session, the price fell by $ 1.40, or almost 0.1%, to $ 1,741.60 per ounce.