by Gerardo Del Real
Gold and silver spiked higher while the Dow dropped nearly 1% immediately after reports that the FBI was re-opening an investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails.
Gold prices gained for a third straight week and hit a one-month high before closing at $1,277 an ounce.
Silver closed up approximately 0.96% and closed at $17.73 an ounce.
It’s worth noting that gold is still down 3% for the month while silver is down approximately 7% for the month.
Oil meanwhile closed down 2.13% at 48.66.
The dollar closed down 0.60% for the day but is still up approximately 3% for the month of October.