by Steve St. Angelo
Today, the global gold spot markets broke down as prices varied considerably from the different exchanges. Moreover, U.S. Mint sales of Gold and Silver Eagles surged again this week. Gold Eagle sales are so strong in March; they jumped 1,700% compared to February!! At one point, the gold price was up more than $100 during early trading.
I was busy earlier today on Twitter when I noticed the breakdown in the spot gold prices. I checked three different sources and found that Kitco.com’s gold price was much lower than the quotes on Investing.com and the CMEGroup. I then had a Twitter exchange with Peter Spina at Goldseek. Peter Spina published this article on GoldReview: