US Financial Market : Gold Dollar Stock Bond prices charts [Monthly]
We can predict the US market movements and directions more accurately by watching U.S. major financial markets together; Gold prices in USD, S&P500 Index, 10-year Treasury Note (T-Note) Futures, Euro/US dollar rates.
Spot Gold (XAU/USD) : Sign: Au from Latin 'aurum', Code: XAU, Spot Gold. XAU refers to the ISO 4217 standard code for One troy ounce of gold. 1 troy ounce (oz t) = 31.1034768 grams. XAU (99.99 percent pure gold = 24K gold) : 24k gold means that all 24 parts in the gold are all pure gold without traces of any other metals.
U.S. Dollar Index (USDX, DXY, DX) : an index (or measure) of the value of the United States dollar relative to a basket of foreign currencies. Euro (EUR, 57.6%) Japanese yen (JPY, 13.6%) Pound sterling (GBP, 11.9%) Canadian dollar (CAD, 9.1%) Swedish krona (SEK, 4.2%) Swiss franc (CHF, 3.6%). USDX started in March 1973 with the value of the U.S. Dollar Index was 100.000, soon after the dismantling of the Bretton Woods system. The index is designed, maintained, and published by ICE (Intercontinental Exchange, Inc.).
S&P 500 Index (Standard & Poor's 500 Index Futures, CME: ES) : S&P 500 index futures are one of the most traded items. However, trading in SPX is not easy, no, very hard and difficult. There are not many opportunities to make profits. This means that the time to enter and exit the market is very important. It is very difficult to determine when to enter and exit the SPX market.
10 Year Treasury Note Futures (10Y T-Note, CME CBOT: ZN) : Contract Unit: Face value at maturity of $100,000. Price Quotation: Points and fractions of points with par on the basis of 100 points. Minimum Price Fluctuation: One-half of one thirty-second (1/32) of one point ($15.625, rounded to the nearest cent per contract), except for intermonth spreads, where the minimum price fluctuation shall be one-quarter of one thirty-second of one point ($7.8125 per contract). Deliverable.