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  • XAG/USD unable to consolidate above 26.00 after hitting fresh daily highs.
  • Price moves sideways on Tuesday, unable to resume the upside and downside limited.

Silver and gold bounced off daily low and turned positive for the day during the American session. The recovery of the US dollar lost momentum and favored the rebound. Also, the decline in US yields helped the price of metals.

Gold has been a stronger performer than silver over the last hours. The deterioration in market sentiments weighed more on XAG rather than XAU that is benefiting from lower yields.

XAG/USD bottomed during the European session at $25.68 and then bounced to the upside. During the last hour, it climbed to as highs at $26.08 but it was unable to hold above $26.00 and pulled back to $25.80. As of writing, it is hovering around 25.90, moving sideways, unable to consolidate under 25.80 or above 26.05.

If silver breaks clearly above 26.10, it could rise to test last week’s highs around 26.30. On the flip side, a consolidation under 25.75 would increase the bearish pressure, initially for a test of 25.60. Below the next support is at 25.30.

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