Panic Resumes: Gold To New Highs, Treasury Yields To New Lows, WTI About To Break $70 And Futures Sliding

Thursday, August 18, 2011
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden
ZeroHedge.com
08/18/2011

The “panic” trade had a few hours to eat dinner, and now it’s back to business. As Asia opened, the kneejerk reaction to Europe closing is that, naturally, Europe will open in a few short hours, this time however with fresh fears of what the SNB might be cooking if it needs Fed assistance to sustain its local banks’ dollar margin calls. The result: gold hits new all time record highs, bonds drop to intraday lows, crude is about to reenter the critical 70′s, so very necessary for QE3, and ES, well, you get the picture.

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