Platinum increased on 4/17, while all other metals took a small dip.
Traders and other industry professionals are currently the most positive on gold that they’ve been since December 2015. That’s because last week’s gold rally is still ongoing, as the dollar weakens. Geopolitical risk is looming after the Trump administration’s airstrike on Syria and concerns about his political and economic policies. In fact, bullion is up 12 percent this year as investors flock toward a safe haven. Even so, Americans can still expect two more Fed rate hikes later this year.