Data story: Gold rose 0.024% for week ending 6.23.17

Gold rose $0.30 (USD) or 0.024% for the week, based on LBMA pricing. The low price for the week was $1,242.20. The high price for the week was $1,256.30.

LBMA weekly price story chart 6.23.17

The average of all fixings was $1,249.17. Gold closed the week at $1,255.70 or 0.350% below the average price over the last 52-weeks. Gold is 8.343% below the 52-week high.

Data story: Barrick Gold Q1 2017 earnings

Barrick Gold Corporation (TSE: ABX) produced 1,309,000 ounces of Gold in Q1 2017 up 2.266% from 1,280,000 ounces in Q1 2016.

Barrick Gold Corporation Q1 2017 production chart

The average selling price for an ounce of Gold in the quarter was $1,220 per ounce. Barrick had $1,993 million in revenue and $679 million in net income in the latest quarter.

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