Silver posted the longest rally in at least 45 years on demand for an investment alternative amid concerns that the global economy will falter.
Gold futures climbed to the highest settlement price in five weeks as a slumping dollar boosted the appeal of the precious metal as an alternative asset.
"Another round of concerning data on the economic front is weighing on copper."
- David Meger on Oct 15, 2014
Meger of Vision Financial Says Fed Boosting Gold