XAUUSD - Spot Gold
XAUUSD Trading Chart
Gold refers to XAU while the symbol XAUUSD reflects the current price value of gold ounce (oz.) against the US Dollar (USD). Historically, gold has been treated as the ultimate cache (store) of currency value. While many big and small investors try to trade to diversify the risk, the gold price might fluctuate in the various commodity market due to heavy trading volume. Whereby traders speculate on futures, spot, and derivative contracts, gold is traded periodically or on day to day basis from the over-the-counter prices with the scientific name as “XAU”. Despite major economic trend reversal in the commodity market, Gold remains to be undisputed king and most preferred choice among the traders.
The gold price can affect the value of global currencies, commodities, inflation rate, and economic scenario. Gold price is one of the important criteria to judge the economic situation of a country.
Contract Size100 Oz
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