The dollar rises seen in the last few days, are largely due to speculative, emotional, positioning punting a bullish picture for the dollar. Yes, the superficial view of the factors pointing to a strong dollar, such as higher interest rate differentials coming, more potential dynamic growth and potential cash inflows from repatriated funds look positive for the dollar. But we cannot ignore the desire of the Fed and Treasury to see a weaker dollar for the sake of U.S. international trade. …read more

Source of this post from Alexis Bush Blog http://silverandgoldcoinblog.com/2017/02/16/gold-and-silver-market-morning-feb-16-2017-gold-stronger-in-all-currencies/