Gold (XAU/USD) is declining for the second day in a row. The reason of such a dynamic is that investors have turned to stocks.
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The price for the yellow metal has crossed the level at $1,341. The next resistance will lie at $1,355. If bears take over the market, they will try to pull the price for gold lower towards the support at $1,320. The next key level will be placed at $1,305. Technical indicators, such as RSI and Stochastic show that the market is overheated. If Stochastic indicator forms a crossover in the overbought zone, it may provide a selling opportunity.
The market sentiment deteriorated amid increasing virus cases in the USA and Australia. Investors prefer safe-haven assets like gold, the US dollar and the Japanese yen.
The Reserve Bank of Australia will publish its statement and announce the interest rate on July 7, at 7:30 MT time.
The overall market sentiment was mixed after the USA recorded the largest increase in virus cases since May 9. The data even offset the better-than-expected NFP.